Wednesday, November 1, 2017 Day 3

Homeroom:

  • Magazine Drive Turn-in Day

  • PTO Fundraiser: The PTO will be a hosting a themed Basket Raffle at the annual Scholastic Book Fair during Family Night on November 16th. We are requesting theme related donations or monetary donations to help fill the baskets!Grade 8 New England Sports Fan

  • Collection bags will be placed in each homeroom this week. Please send in your grade level theme items or a monetary donation by Monday November 6th.

    Thank you so much for your support!

Grade 8 agenda:

Homework:

Get Ready (HW check):

  • Please take out "What is motion? packet and open science notebook to the questions/responses you prepared.

    • I will check HW Preparation

Do Now:

  • The diagram below shows the position of a boat on the ocean.

  • Calculate the speed of the boat, then determine its velocity.

  • Do your work in FDSS format in your science notebook.

Position Map.jpg

 

SLANT:

  • Review Do Now

  • discuss KEY TERMS AND CONCEPTS

    • POSITION

    • POINT OF REFERENCE

    • MOTION

    • DISTANCE VS DISPLACEMENT

    • SPEED

    • AVERAGE SPEED VS. INSTANTANEOUS SPEED

    • VELOCITY

  • CALCULATING SPEED FROM A GRAPH

 

A Bicycle Race Graph Interpretation Excercise:

A Bicycle Race Graph

WIN:

  • Review expectations for presentations:

  • Check, enhance, and share...

  • Present sources Friday

  • Source reliability

 

Grade 7 agenda:

Homework:

  • Flashcard Quiz tomorrow - finding the volume of a cylinder word problem

Do Now:

Cylinder.jpg

 

Get out Volume of Cylinders Worksheet

Review Solutions

Flashcard Quiz tomorrow - finding the volume of a cylinder word problem.

Density Practical Lab:

  • Assignment of Lab Stations

  • Review of Triple Beam Balance Operation.

  • Massing a sample