Thursday, October 11, 2018. Day 1

Homeroom:

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Grade 8 agenda:

Homework:

Acceleration Quiz Tomorrow

Read "Momentum

complete Momentum: Read and Take Notes Questions

  • Due Monday

Do Now:

Get out yesterday’s review sheet.

Complete a copy of the “Acceleration” Self Check Quiz

Lesson:

Finish Acceleration Quiz Review

Review Acceleration Self-check Quiz

Read "Momentum” and complete the Momentum: Read and Take Notes Questions on the sheet provided.

  • Due Monday

Extra help and time to complete work in class.

WIN:

Grade 7 agenda:

Homework:

Reread Atoms around Us (1st two pages only)

draft five supporting details that build the main idea.

  • Do this In pencil on outline form

Do Now:

Open your science notebook to the next blank page.

  • Title: Atoms Around Us - Outline activity

  • Date: 10/11/18

Lesson:

Transfer of “Matter” outline into science notebook.

Content reading EXERCISE: Finding the Main Idea and supporting details

Read: Atoms Around Us

On a sheet of notebook paper, Draft the Main Idea: It must

  • be a complete grammatically correct sentence

  • be A CENTRAL THOUGHT OR IDEA from the reading

  • IS IT THE MOST CENTRAL

  • IS IT A COMPLETE THOUGHT

  • make sure it is not just a “topic”

Around the World: Evaluating the main idea

  • pairs read and compare each others main idea.

  • discuss which is “best”

  • Rewrite the “best” under your previous draft.

  • Edit or modify as you see fit.

Foursquare:

  • Groups of four meet, share, and write the “ultimate” main idea

  • complete sentence - grammatically perfect

  • “lean and Mean” - captures a clear point without being wordy or overly complicated.

class share

Transfer to outline Form.

Homework:

Reread and draft five supporting details that build the main idea.

Do this In pencil on outline form