Lesson Plans
Physical Science 1st Q 17.18 Lesson Plans
Week: 09/04/2017 Instructor: Patrick Merrick Academics
main idea: NO SCHOOL
discussion: spend time outside
assessment: enjoy the last breath of summer
main idea: Introduce class
discussion: Introduce class/ discuss rules/
go over homework ideas / discuss google. docx.
DEMO- Methanol Cannon
CONDUCT introductory lab
assessment: Extra credit- due on Friday
GTKY sheet- due on Friday
Rules sheet- due on Friday
Conduct opening day lab- due on Tuesday
main idea: Scientific Method
discussion: discuss the 5 steps of the scientific method
hit hard the difference between and observation and a conclusion
DEMO- think tube
assessment: Worksheet 1- due on Thursday
collect early rule sheets
ASSIGN door EXTRA CREDIT- due on Friday
main idea: What is the metric system
discussion: Start chapter 2- math toolkit/ discuss density and math conversions
DEMO- liter / millileter cubes
assessment: Assessment: collect worksheet 1
Assign chapter 2 wrk 1 - due on Monday end of hour
main idea: What is density
discussion: go over how to do corrections
Discuss volume measurements
REVIEW examples of all measurements
go over density problems- introduce boards and lots of board work
DEMO- density demos with balls and pop
assessment: collect rules sheet/ GTKY/ extra credit