Science Week 2/22 - 2/26

This week students will be wrapping up Earth-space Science: Week 1 - Technology and Inventions.
  • Essental Question: How has technology changed lives in the past 150 years?
Students will also start Earth-space Science: Week 2 - Our Planet Earth
  • Essental Question: What is our Earth made up of?
Monday 2/22: Earth-space Science: Week 1 - Technology and Inventions.
I can identify complex machines and why they are complex.
I can identify how technology has helped change lives.
  • Warm- up: Brainstorm a list of simple machines we use. You can also tell me what type of simple machine.
  • Read Article 5- Machines
    • Answer the questions below the article
  • Read Article 8 - Thomas Edison
    • Answer the questions below the article
  • Play Kahoot to help you review for tomorrows test
 
Tuesday 2/23: Earth-space Science: Week 1 - Technology and Inventions.
I can identify how technology has helped change lives.

I can use text evidence to help me answer questions.

  • Warm- up: What was your favorite or most interesting discovery in Earth-Space Science Week 1?
  • Take Earth-Space Science: Week 1 on Studies weekly
  • After completing explore https://spaceplace.nasa.gov/
 
Wednesday 2/24: Earth-Space Science: Week 2 - Our Planet Earth
I can  identify the difference between Stalactites and Stalagmites and how they are formed.
 
  • Warm- up:  Watch stalactites and Stalagmites to introduce today’s lesson https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=puA0YC-hSPM
  • Read Article 4 - Cave Crystals
    • Do the experiment
    • Answer the questions below the article
  • Read Article 5 - Mining
    • Answer the questions below the article
  • Complete Exit Ticket attached to todays assignment
 
Thursday 2/25: Earth-Space Science: Week 2 - Our Planet Earth
I can identify how different types of rocks are formed.
  • Warm- up:  Assign students 2 vocabulary words. Students will use the seven minutes to find and create a definition. 
  • Article 1- A Big Rock
    • Answer the questions below the article
  • Article 3 - Our Planet Earth
    • Answer the questions below the article
  • Complete Exit Ticket attached to todays assignment
Friday 2/26:
I can Identify different types of rocks and their characteristics.

 

 
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