May 4

ASTRONOMY – WEEK OF MAY 7, 2018

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY;  1)  Go over galaxy quiz

2)  Discuss chapter 17 – Galaxies with Active Nuclei

3)  Start lab 14.3  – Recession velocities

TUESDAY;  1)  Discuss Chapter 18 – Cosmology

2)  Finish lab 14.3 – Recession Velocities

3)  Chapter 17/18 questions

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over chapter 17/18 questions

2)  Ballooning Universe Lab

3)  Work on unit review sheet

THURSDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over unit review sheet

2)  Expanding Universe lab

FRIDAY:  1)  Galaxy – Universe Test

2)  Finish Expanding Universe lab if needed

3)  Sun Lab Questions

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  NONE

TUESDAY:  Finish chapter 17/18 questions if needed

WEDNESDAY:  Finish unit review sheet if needed

THURSDAY:  Study for Galaxy – Universe Test

FRIDAY:  NONE

April 30

ASTRONOMY – WEEK OF APRIL 30, 2018

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Go over Test

2)  Discuss chapter 15 – The Milky Way Galaxy

3)  Read October Sky – quiz is Thursday 5/3 (chapter 23-Epilogue)

TUESDAY:  1)  Discuss chapter 16 ( slides 1-6)

2)  Lab 14.1 Size Distance Ratios

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Finish chapter 16 discussion

2)  Chapter 15/16 questions

3)  Stamp and go over Questions

THURSDAY:  1)  Review for chapter 15/16 quiz

2)  October Sky Quiz ( chapter 23 – Epilogue )

Friday:  1)  Chapter 15-16 quiz

2)  Sun Lab

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  NONE / READ

TUESDAY:  NONE / READ

WEDNESDAY: Last reading quiz tomorrow on October Sky – chapters 23 – Epilogue

THURSDAY:  Study for chapter 15 -16 quiz

FRIDAY:  NONE

 

April 20

ASTRONOMY – WEEK OF APRIL 23, 2018

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Star birth through lightweight stars quiz

2)  Discuss middle and heavy weight stars

TUESDAY:  1)  Star life webquest

2)  Unit review sheet

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over review sheet

2)  Stamp and go over webquest

3)  Complete flow chart of star life cycles

4)  Start video:  Life and Death of a Star with questions

THURSDAY:  1)  Star life cycle unit Test

2)  Finish Life and Death of a Star video

FRIDAY:  1)  Sun Lab

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  NONE / Read

TUESDAY:  Finish review sheet if needed

WEDNESDAY:  Study for Star life cycle test

THURSDAY:  NONE / Read

FRIDAY:  NONE / Read

April 13

ASTRONOMY – WEEK OF APRIL 16, 2018

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Go over Test – Sun and Star Properties

2)  Discuss Flyweights

3)  Read October Sky

TUESDAY:  1)  October Sky Quiz #4 (chapters 18-23)

2)  Complete Star birth and flyweight questions

3)  Stamp and go over star birth and flyweight questions

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Go over October Sky Quiz

2)  Lab 10.3 Nomograms

THURSDAY:  1)  Collect outstanding labs

2)  Discuss lightweight stars

3)  Work on quiz review sheet

FRIDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over quiz review sheet

2)  Sun Lab

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  October Sky Quiz #4 tomorrow (chapters 18-23)

TUESDAY:  NONE / Read

WEDNESDAY:  Finish lab if needed

THURSDAY:  Finish review sheet if needed

FRIDAY:  Study for quiz on Monday

April 9

ASTRONOMY – WEEK OF APRIL 9, 2018

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Go over Sun Quiz from Friday

2)  Discuss chapter 9 notes taken on Friday

3)  Copy chapter 10 notes

TUESDAY:  1)  Discuss chapter 10 notes taken Monday

2)  Chapter 9/10 questions

3)  Stamp and go over chapter 9/10 questions

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Video:  Dark Future of our Sun with questions

2)  Work on unit review Sheet

THURSDAY:  1) Stamp and go over unit review sheet

2)  Sun lab

FRIDAY:  1)  Sun and star property test

2)  Read October Sky

3)  Start star birth discussion

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  NONE / Read October Sky

TUESDAY:  NONE / Read October Sky

WEDNESDAY:  Finish unit review sheet

THURSDAY:  Study for unit test

FRIDAY:  NONE / Read October Sky – quiz on Tuesday 4/17 over chapters 18-23

March 27

ASTRONOMY – WEEK OF MARCH 26, 2018

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1) Discuss Chapter 8 section 1 – the Sun

2)  Sun Song

3)  Video:  Secrets of the Sun – Universe series with quesitons

TUESDAY:  1)  Discuss chapter 8 section 2 – Nuclear Reactions in the Sun

2)  Convection vs. Radiation energy transfer demo

3)  Read October Sky

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Discuss Chapter 8 section 3 – Solar Activity

2)  Complete sun questions – get stamped

3)  Go over Sun questions

4)  Make Sun Domes for solar tracking lab

THURSDAY:  1)  October Sky Quiz #3 ( chapters 12-17 )

2)  Review Chapter 8 for Sun Quiz tomorrow

3)  If time permits – start discussion of chapter 9 (Characteristics of stars)

FRIDAY:  1)  Chapter 8  Quiz – the Sun

2)  If there is Sun – first sun lab / If no sun – Continue chapter 9 discussion

3)  Go over October Sky Quiz from yesterday

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  NONE / READ

TUESDAY:  NONE / READ

WEDNESDAY:  NONE / READ – October Sky Quiz tomorrow over chapters 12-17

THURSDAY:  Study for Chapter 8 quiz over the Sun

FRIDAY:  NONE / READ – ENJOY SPRING BREAK!!

March 16

ASTRONOMY – WEEK OF MARCH 19, 2018

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over chapter 24 reading guide

2)  Chapter 25 reading guide

TUESDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over chapter 25 reading guide

2)  Discuss additional points over chapter 24 and 25

3)  Planet comparison sheet

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Video:  Deadly Comets and Meteors with questions

2)  Work on Review Sheet

THURSDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over review sheet

2)  Kahoot Review game over the Solar System

3)  Read October Sky if there is extra time

FRIDAY:  1)  Solar System Unit Test

2)  Sun Song

3)  Read October Sky if extra time

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  Finish chapter 25 reading guide if needed

TUESDAY:  Finish planet comparison sheet if needed

WEDNESDAY:  Finish review sheet if needed

THURSDAY:  Study for solar system unit test

FRIDAY:  NONE / Read October Sky (next quiz is Thursday 3/29 over chapters 12-17)

March 12

ASTRONOMY – WEEK OF MARCH 12, 2018

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Inner Solar System Quiz

2)  Discuss Jupiter

3)  Read October Sky

TUESDAY:  1)  October Sky Reading quiz #2 ( chapters 6-11)

2)  Video:  Jupiter:  The Giant Planet wit questions

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Discuss Saturn     (Early Release)

THURSDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over Chapter 23 questions

2)  Video:  Saturn – Lord of the Rings with questions

FRIDAY:  1)  Go over October Sky Quiz

2)  Chapter 24 reading guide

3)  Read October Sky in any free time

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  Read October Sky – Quiz Tuesday (chapters 6-11)

TUESDAY:  NONE

WEDNESDAY:  Chapter 23 questions – #1, 5, 8, 9, 13 and discussion question #2

THURSDAY:  NONE / Read October Sky

FRIDAY:  NONE / Read October Sky

March 2

ASTRONOMY – WEEK OF MARCH 5, 2018

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Light and Telescopes Unit Test

2)  Discuss Introduction to the Solar System

TUESDAY:  1)  Go over light and telescope test

2)  Discuss Mercury

3)  Video:  The Inner Planets – Mercury and Venus with questions

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Finish video:  The Inner Planets

2)  Discuss Venus

THURSDAY:  1)  Discuss Mars

2)  Chapter 22 questions – #1, 4, 7, 9  (get stamped when finished)

3)  Venn Diagram of 3 inner planets

FRIDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over Venn Diagram of inner planets

2)  Go over chapter 22 questions

3)  Review for quiz over the inner planets

4)  Play kahoot review over the inner planets

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  NONE / READ OCTOBER SKY

TUESDAY:  NONE / READ OCTOBER SKY

WEDNESDAY:  NONE / READ OCTOBER SKY

THURSDAY:  Be sure Venn Diagram is done

FRIDAY:  Study for quiz over the inner planets

 

February 16

ASTRONOMY – WEEK OF FEBRUARY 26, 2018

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY;  1)  Stamp and go over light and telescope worksheet

2)  Discuss chapter 7

3)  Do questions on page 134 – #1, 2, 3, 7 (get stamped by end of period)

TUESDAY:  1)  Go over page 134 questions

2)  Finish chapter 7 notes

3)  October Sky Quiz (chapters 1-5)

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Go over October Sky Quiz

2)  Spectroscopy webquest

THURSDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over webquest

2)  Gas tubes and diffraction glasses

3)  Work on Review Sheet

FRIDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over review sheet

2)  video:  Light, Lenses and lasers with questions

3)  Kahoot review

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  October Sky Quiz #1 over chapters 1-5 tomorrow

TUESDAY:  NONE

WEDNESDAY:  Finish webquest if needed

THURSDAY:  Finish review sheet if needed

FRIDAY:  Study for test on Monday