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    Mrs. Sheilla Coplin

    Laurel Park Middle School


    2018-2019 School Year

    LPMS Phone: 276-632-7216



    My Credentials:

    Associate's Degree in Applied Science-Nursing

    Bachelor's Degree in Education

    Bachelor's Degree in Nursing

    Master's of Arts in Education

    Coming UP in January
    Photosynthesis & Cellular Respiration Test-
    Jan 17th for A-day
    Jan 18th for B-day
    Included on this Test:  All notes/ handouts/ book information for photosynthesis & cellular respiration 
    Long weekend off- (Jan 19-21) due to-Monday, JANUARY 21st being Martin Luther King Day (No School)
    Jan. 14-18th Mrs. Coplin's News 
    PARENTS, EARBUDS are now a REQUIREMENT for Life Science. They are $1.00 at Dollar Tree, and $2.00 at our LP School Store.(For Flocabulary modules)
    I am asking students to begin reviewing their notes/vocabulary words 15-20 minutes each night. This might help on test performance.
    ***Our supply of Kleenex/Tissues is getting low. If you could possibly help & send a box to us by your child, it would be greatly appreciated!
    ALSO, FLOCABULARY modules are now REQUIRED for each student. There are 15 modules for this unit. Deadline to complete is your child's Test day, either 1/17 or 1/18
    L.S. 5   Photosynthesis & Cellular Respiration Essential Vocabulary:
    chemical formula, chemical reaction, chlorophyll, chloroplast, energy, glucose, mitochondria, oxygen, photosynthesis, products, reactants,
    cellular respiration, yield, stomata
    Essential Skills: 

    S1. Describe the process of photosynthesis in terms of raw materials and products generated.

    S2. Identify and describe the cellular organelles involved in the process of photosynthesis.

    S3. Explain how organisms utilize the energy stored from the products of photosynthesis.

    S4. Compare and contrast photosynthesis and cellular respiration.

    S5. Relate photosynthesis to food webs.