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Jennifer Felton

"I believe learning should be a challenge not a chore."
                   Mrs. Felton

January Birthdays:

U'darrion Hickmon - Jan. 1
Mason Bradley - Jan. 2
Kaleb Bishop - Jan. 4 
Hailey McKinney - Jan. 14
Drew Sharp - Jan. 23
Tiara Campbell - Jan. 28
CC Burroughs - Jan. 31

The district grading scale:
 A = 90-100
B = 89-80
C = 79-70
D = 69-65
  F = 64 and Below

Importance Dates in January

January 4, 2018
Students Return

January 15, 2018
MLK Holiday
UPSD Mission Statement

The mission of the Union Public School District is to cultivate life-long learners that will compete in an ever-changing global society.

Science Vocabulary

January 22 -January 31

1. Atoms

The basic building blocks of most matter on Earth

2. Element  

A substance made up of one kind of atom

3. Compound

A substance formed when two or more elements combine chemically

4. Mixture

Matter made up of two or more substances that are not joined chemically.

5. Solution

A mixture in which one substance dissolves in another

6. Flotation

the action of floating in a liquid or a gas

7. Sifting

A way to separate a mixture of solids by differences in size

8. Filtration

The use of a filter to separate solids and liquids

9. Evaporation

The change of a liquid to a gas

10. Physical change

A change in which no new substances form

11. Chemical change

A change in which one or more new types of matter form

12. Chemical property

The ability of a substance to react with other substances in a certain way

Quiz Monday, January 29, 2018

Test Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Special Announcements
We are beginning our "Jackets for Jackets" campaign again now that colder weather is approaching. If you'd like to donate a new or gently used jacket for children in need, you may drop it off during school hours in the "Jackets for Jackets" box located near the office of each school. Thank you for your help with this!

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3rd Nine Weeks:
 Physical Science

Lesson 1: Week 1-3 
Physical Properties of Matter
Lesson 2: Week 3-4 
Elements, Compounds, and Mixtures
Lesson 3: Week 5-6 
Physical & Chemical Change
Lesson 4: Week 7-8 
Forces of Motion & Potential Energy
Lesson 5: Week 8-9
Behavior of Light & Heat