Happy Spring! Now the weather just needs to get with the calendar.
Monday- Bell Ringer, Radiometric Dating Lab….Its all about the half-lives. Complete analysis and conclusion questions 1-7.
Tuesday – Bell Ringer, Continental Drift Puzzle. Write four pieces of evidence that supports Pangaea.
Wednesday – Bell Ringer, Quiz on Plate Tectonics. Complete Multipass Reading Guide for Chapter 9.
Thursday – Notes on Plate Tectonics. Work on Evidence for Plate Tectonics.
Friday – Evidence for Plate Tectonics.
Happy April Fools! But this is no joke, we start the 4th quarter today! Finish Strong.
Monday – Bell Ringer. Earthquake Waves and Earth’s Interior Notes. Graphing activity.
Tuesday – Bell Ringer. Review graphing activity and Earth’s Interior. Magnetism Module.
Wednesday – Bell Ringer. Finish Magnetism Module and take notes on the magnetosphere.
Thursday – Bell Ringer. Radiometric Dating Lab
Friday – Finish Radiometric Dating Lab.
Science Circus is this Friday (6-9 pm) and Saturday (11-3 pm). Students are able to present their project for extra credit either of those days.
Students will be working on project this week.
Monday – Science Circus Research
Tuesday – Science Circus Research
Wednesday – Science Circus Poster Work
Thursday – Science Circus Poster Work
Friday – Present Science Circus Project to Class
This week we are finishing Astronomy with a Test on Wednesday. Then we are on to our project week in preparation for Science Circus.
Monday – Bell Ringer, Solar System Project
Tuesday – Bell Ringer, Astronomy Test Review
Wednesday – Astronomy Test
Thursday – Bell Ringer, Solar System Project is due. Work on Science Circus Project
Friday – Bell Ringer, Science Circus Project
This week is all about stars and will be finishing the Astronomy Unit next Tuesday with a Test.
Monday – Bell Ringer, Spectroscope Activity
Tuesday – Bell Ringer, Notes on Stars
Wednesday – Bell Ringer, H-R Diagram Graphing Activity
Thursday – Life Cycle of Stars, Solar System Project
Friday – Solar System Project
Monday – President’s Day – No School
Tuesday – Bell Ringer, Web quest Life Cycle of Stars
Wednesday – Bell Ringer, Finish Web quest Life Cycle of Stars
Thursday – Bell Ringer, Notes on Stars, Concept Map
Friday – Modeling Nuclear Fusion Activity
Monday – Film “Failure is Not an Option” Create a timeline of early NASA events.
Tuesday – Finish Film, Notes on topic = Early Astronomy
Wednesday – Finish Notes, Kepler’s 2nd Law.
Thursday – Kepler’s 3rd Law.
Friday – Quiz over Early Astronomy notes, start Solar System Project.
The Polar Vortex has met the Pineapple Express creating an amazing snow storm with extremely cold temperatures. Now that is a Natural Phenomenon.
Monday – “The Secrets of Our Solar System” Film
Tuesday – Read “Astronomers push the edges of final frontier, find farthest galaxy,” annotate and take two-column notes.
Wednesday – Discuss article, then write summary of article.
Thursday – Period of Orbit Lab
Friday – Period of Orbit Lab Write-up and apply to planets.
Stay warm and have a great week.
We are blasting off into our Astronomy Unit!
Monday: Finish Impact Crater lab
Tuesday: Share Findings of Impact Crater Lab, Frayer Model on Scientific Theory and Scientific Law. Big Bang Introduction Video
Wednesday – Doppler Effect Lab
Thursday – Notes on Big Bang
Friday – Big Bang News Interview
Have a great week!!!!
Welcome to Semester 2. It is going to be a great one!!!!
Monday – Martin Luther King Day
Tuesday – Review Classroom Expectations, Pre-test on Astronomy, and Introduction to Moon Phases.
Wednesday – Read pages 626 – 629, “Lunar Hats” Lab
Thursday – Notes on the Moon, Pre-lab “Impact Crater.”
Friday – Review lab template, “Impact Crater” Lab
Have a great week!