Grade 7 Agenda:
Watch the Garbage Barge Newscast - summarize what is going on in your science notebook.
Beverage Container Evaluation
We have determined which containers retain thermal energy the best. Now let’s evaluate other qualities of them.
Make a table in your science notebook:
container, pros, cons
Rotate through eight stations.
For each cup, discuss:
what are the positive qualities (PROS)of this container
what are the limitations or disadvantages (CONS) of this container
time to read article in class
Grade 8 Agenda:
Pass back/go over energy transformations RC
Potential energy - the other meaning
Different kinds of potential handout
describe the device
what is its purpose/where is it used
what is its source of energy?
what transformations of energy occur in the device