Freshmen science students are learning to categorize matter as either a pure substance or a mixture. They are distinguishing heterogeneous and homogenous mixtures as well as elements and compounds. Part of the discussion includes the physical . . .
Overall season schedule & meet entry information 4-5-22 - PC JH Quad+ - canceled due to weather after 8 events - leading the other teams at that point Men - . . .
PC Track Record Boards Updated
Come check out the Putnam County track record boards when you are catching a basketball game this winter. The varsity, junior high, and state championship boards received some updates this past week as follows: High School: Colder . . .
Mr. Watt's students have been studying inheritance and the structure of DNA for the past few weeks. They were able to extract DNA from wheat germ in a lab activity during the course of this unit. This will lead them right into their study . . .
Federal Bureau of Elements Most Wanted
Putnam County Chemistry students took a little bit of time and creativity this past week exploring the history of an element they chose and presenting it as a "criminal." Part of the curriculum in the course takes a look at the . . .
Prior to Christmas break, Mr. Watt's Biology 2 students had the opportunity to participate in dissecting a four-chambered heart and a fetal pig. One of the human body organs that is very similar to a pig’s is the heart. A pig . . .
Mitosis is a process that is ever-present to life, and a foundational topic necessary for the understanding of advanced topics like growth and development, reproduction, and many disease processes. Missouri Learning Standards related to . . .
Though it marks year 16 at Putnam County and year 21 in education, this fall marks the second year Mr. Jeremy Watt will be teaching physical science and biology at Putnam County. After five years of teaching science in . . .
Members of the local high school Interact Club have worked diligently over the past few weeks to plan and coordinate a fundraising event to help eradicate polio. World Polio Day was on October 24, and our Interact . . .
Northeast Missouri State Teacher Association Technology Grant Award
Thanks to the Northeast Missouri State Teacher's Association, Mr. Watt's high school science room will be the new home for a Fla sh Forge 3D Printer Creator Pro this fall. Grant applications were due in February, with one . . .
Though it marks year 15 at Putnam County and year 20 in education, this fall marks the first time Mr. Jeremy Watt will be teaching physical science and biology at Putnam County. After five years of teaching science in Southwest . . .
Jeff Morris, QPR Trainer, paid a visit today to Putnam County Middle and High School students. Mr. Morris is a former teacher, coach, and principal, who has made hundreds of presentations since he chose to begin speaking to groups . . .