Lesson Plans
Physical Science 1st Q 13.14 Lesson Plans
Week: 08/19/2013 Instructor: Patrick Merrick Academics
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Monday:
MAIN IDEA: Introduce class / discuss scientific method
DISCUSSION: conduct opening day lab and discuss the 5 steps of scientific method
ASSESSMENT: Assign extra credit "getting to Know You"
assign weekly words
Tuesday:
MAIN IDEA: What is the metric system?
DISCUSSION: finish discussion on scientific method- Mystery Tube demo
start chapter 2- math toolkit
discuss density and math conversions
Demo with BALL and POP
ASSESSMENT: collect GTKY sheets
Assign worksheet for Wednesday
Wednesday:
MAIN IDEA: TEACHER GONE
What is Density?
Show mastery of Scientific Method
DISCUSSION: 1. Students can finish wrksht 1 -it will be collected at the end of the hour.
2. Students can work on Words of the Week- Due on Friday.
3. Have teacher go over notes on Math section
4. Students can start Chapter 2 wrksht
ASSESSMENT: collect worksheet 1
Assign wrk -2
Thursday:
MAIN IDEA: How can numbers make sense? Graphing outline
DISCUSSION: hand back wrksht 1 go over how to correct assignments
Go over any questions on density
discuss the parts of a graph and how to interpret graphs
ASSESSMENT: Assign wrkst 2- due on Friday
Friday:
MAIN IDEA: SUB NEEDED
Show mastery of density and measurements
DISCUSSION: labs on mesurements
ASSESSMENT: conduct labs
assign graphing lab- due at end of hour
assign grpahing wrkst- due on monday
collect wrk 2
collect words
collect extra credit
 
 
 
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