Feb. 9-13, 2015

Monday 
Answer the Bellwork: (ACT PREP) Write a good sentence with each of the following ACT prep words:
a. correlation
b. corresponding
c. criteria

1. Read chapter 7 section 2 in Kagan groups and make notes
2. Answer the self check questions 1-5 on page 205
3. Answer chap 7 sec2  directed reading and reinforcement questions
4. Mini Lab: investigating Battery Addition page 202.
5. View Glencoe brainpop video clip
6. Answer Glencoe Mini Quiz questions using Marker boards to show what the group thinks the answer is
7. Answer exit slip questions: A. Describe how a current causes voltage difference to flow B. Explain how batteries produce a voltage difference in a circuit C. List the factors that affect an object's electrical resistance D. Define Ohm's Law 

Tuesday 
Answer the Bellwork: (ACT PREP) Explain the use of the ACT vocab word in each of the following sentences:
a. What was the scienctist hoping to achieve with this experiment?
b.. What is an alternative conclusion to this experiment?
c. The conclusion was changed after the acquisition of the new data.

1. Read chapter 7 section 3 in Kagan groups and make notes
2. Answer the self check questions 1-5 on page 213
3. Answer chap 7 sec 3 directed reading and reinforcement questions
4. Calculate electrical power page 211 (1-4)
5. Calcualate electrical energy page 212 (1-4)
6. View Glencoe brainpop video clip
7. Answer Glencoe Mini Quiz questions using Marker boards to show what the group thinks the answer is
8. Answer exit slip questions: A. Describe the difference between series and parallel circuits B. Explain the function of circuit breakers and fuses

Wednesday 
Answer the bellwork question: (ACT PREP) Google the definition of each of the following ACT prep words:
a. elements
b. estimate
c. evaluation
1. Create a Venn Diagram to explain series and parallel circuits
2. Answer chapter review questions 1-14 on page 218
3. Complete the bubble map on page 219
4. Answer study guide questions
5. exit slip questions: A.  Explain the differnce between parallel and series circuits. B. Explain the difference between wet cell and dry cell batteries

Thursday 
Answer the bellwork question: (ACT PREP) Google the definition of each of the following ACT prep words:
a. derived
b. distribution
c. dominant 

1. Answer the post-assessment on chapter 7 Electricity
2. Answer the Pre-assessment on magnetism
3. Define all vocab words in chapter 8 Magnetism
4. Draw an illustration of each new vocab word in chapter 8
5. exit slip questions

Friday:  Winter Break (no school)

My Classrooms
Physical Science
Biology