Wednesday, October 11, 2017 Day 6

Homeroom:

 

Grade 7 Agenda:

Homework:

  • Google Classroom Spreadsheet due Thursday, 8:00 AM

Final chemical symbol quiz

Chrome Books

  • Login and join Google classroom invite (Section 7-5 only, Ahlin et. al.)

  • Add class data to shared spreadsheet

SLANT: Spreadsheet Use and Programming

  • Spreadsheet orientation

    • Menus

    • Function Box

    • Cells

  • Data Entry

    • no units

  • Programming

    • Average

    • Max

    • Min

    • Calculating range

  • Formatting

    • bold, italic

    • centering

    • decimal places

Work on Completing Spreadsheet Assignment

WIN:

  • Grade 8 yearbook class photo - courtyard

  • Grammar Lesson - Sentence Structure

 

Grade 8 Agenda:

Homework:

  • Finish PhET simulation activity as needed.

 

finish magnetism presentations

 

Check and Discuss HW

USING THE INTERNET, RESEARCH AND RESPOND TO THE FOLLOWING QUESTIONS. PREPARE THIS NEATLY IN YOUR SCIENCE NOTEBOOK.

  1. WHAT IS STATIC ELECTRICITY?

  2. EXPLAIN HOW YOU CAN ACCUMULATE STATIC ELECTRICITY ON YOUR BODY.

  3. WHAT NATURAL PHENOMENA RESULT FROM THE DISCHARGE OF STATIC ELECTRICITY?

PhET Simulation: John Travoltage

Use the simulation to explore and then reflect upon thes questions in your scienc enotebook.  copy each question and write thoughts relevant to it in a neat format.

  1. How does "John" accumulate charge on his body?

  2. What are the charges John accumulates on his body?

  3. Where do these charges come from?

  4. What determines whether or not a spark jumps from "John's" finger to the doorknob?