Monday – Last day to finish up Alternative Energy Project
Tuesday – Lecture/Notes/Practice Assessment over lesson: Issues of Nuclear Energy
Wednesday – Test review over Unit, Earth’s Energy Resources
Thursday – Earth’s Energy Resource Test
Friday – Lab activity
Monday – Lesson and notes on hydroelectric energy and geothermal energy.
Tuesday – Start on Alternative Energy Project, assigning cities and research.
Wednesday – Continue working on project. Students need to have posterboard.
Thursday – Projects due, students will present posters and findings to class.
Friday – Student holiday
Monday – Introduction to new unit: Earth’s Energy Resources.
Lesson and notes on how fossil fuels came to be.
Tuesday – Lesson and notes on the different types and uses of fossil fuels.
Wednesday – Lesson and notes on the issues of fossil fuels.
Thursday – Alternative energies; solar and wind.
Friday – Alternative energies; hydroelectric and geothermal.
*Next week we will start a project on alternative energies and students will need to purchase a poster board.
Monday – Begin Test Review on Physical Properties of Materials (students who get a review signed will get bonus points on test)
Tuesday – Continue working on test review
Wednesday – Test on Physical Properties of Materials
Thursday -Begin Mineral Mania project
Friday – Mineral Lab
Monday – Density lesson and notes. Practice questions will be assigned off of Discovery Education website.
Tuesday – Minerals lesson and notes. Practice questions off of Discovery Education.
Wednesday – Begin Mineral Mania assignment (Student Early Release Day).
Thursday – Continue Mineral Mania assignment.
Friday – Mineral properties lab
Monday – Introduction to new unit, Physical Properties of Materials, notes on mass.
Tuesday – Continued lesson on mass
Wednesday – Lesson and notes on Volume
Thursday – Displacement Lab
Friday – Displacement Lab continued
Monday – Matter & Energy Test Review
Tuesday – Continue Matter & Energy Test Review
Wednesday – Matter & Energy Test
Thursday – Matter & Energy Lab
Friday – Matter & Energy Lab
Tuesday – Discovery Education Lesson & Practice Assessment on Molecules and Compounds (Element Assignment Due).
Wednesday – Discovery Education Lesson & Practice Assessment on Molecules and Compounds (continued).
Thursday – Begin Balancing Act Handout Assignment
Friday – Finish Balancing Act Assignment (Discovery Education Practice Assessments due).
Monday – Atomic Structure Worksheet due. Begin taking notes on Molecules & Chemical Reactions.
Tuesday – Complete notes and lecture on Molecules & Chemical Reactions.
Wednesday – Begin Molecules & Chemical Reaction Activity.
Thursday – Continue working on Molecules & Chemical Reaction Activity.
Friday – Finish Molecules and Chemical Reaction Activity.
Monday – Please make sure you have your composition book as we will be setting up our Table of Contents and the Periodic Table that goes inside it.
Tuesday – Introduction to our online text book using DiscoveryEducation.com
Wednesday – We will begin our first unit, Matter and Energy, and take notes in our composition book on the atomic structure and elements.
Thursday – Atomic Structure Activity: Protons, Neutrons, and Electrons.
Friday – Atomic Structure Activity continued.