February 8

ASTRONOMY – WEEK OF FEBRUARY 11, 2019

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Finish notes on light – chapter 4 in text

2)  Chapter 4 questions – Questions for Reveiew #1, 2, 5, 9, 10, 12 and Test Yourself #1, 2, 3, 6, 7, 8

TUESDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over questions from Monday

2)  Start chapter 5 discussion / notes (telescopes)

3)  October Sky – Quiz #1 (chapters 1-5)

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Finish Chapter 5 discussion / notes

2)  Go over October Sky Quiz

3)  Chapter 5 questions – Questions for Review #1-8 and Test Yourself #1-5

THURSDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over chapter 5 questions

2)  Work on Light and Telescopes unit review sheet

3)  Stamp and go over unit review Sheet

FRIDAY:  1)  Light and Telescopes Test

2)  Video:  Light Speed ( universe series) with questions

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  Reading quiz tomorrow – chapters 1-5 of October Sky

TUESDAY:  NONE / READ

WEDNESDAY:  Finish chapter 5 questions if needed

THURSDAY:  Study for test on light and telescopes

FRIDAY:  NONE / READ

February 1

ASTRONOMY – WEEK OF FEBRUARY 4, 2019

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Finish presentations

2)  Review for constellation quiz

3)  Start 3-D constellations

TUESDAY:  1)  Constellation Quiz

2)  Finish 3-D constellations

3)  Gather facts for astronomy timeline

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Go over Constellation quiz

2)  Work on timelines

THURSDAY:  1)  Wrap up timelines

 

FRIDAY:  1)  Start discussion / notes on light and atoms

2)  https://sites.google.com/site/specquest/part-1-electromagnetic-spectrum

 

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  NONE / READ

TUESDAY:  Gather facts for timeline

WEDNESDAY:  Finish timelines

THURSDAY:  NONE / READ

FRIDAY:  NONE / READ

January 29

ASTRONOMY – WEEK OF JANUARY 28, 2019

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Finish Apollo 13

2)  Discuss Constellations

3)  See test grades from Friday

TUESDAY:  SNOW DAY

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Go over Friday’s test – Unit 1

2)  Introduce constellation project

3)  Constellation lab

THURSDAY:  1)  Go to media center and research and make power point presentation on your constellation

FRIDAY:  1)  Present constellation projects

2)  If time wrap cardboard for your 3-D Constellation

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  NONE / READ

TUESDSAY:  NONE / READ

WEDNESDAY:  NONE / READ

THURSDAY:  Finish power point presentation if needed

FRIDAY:  NONE / READ

January 22

ASTRONOMY – WEEK OF JANUARY 21, 2019

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  NO SCHOOL – MLK DAY

TUESDAY:  1)  Finish Earth / Sun distance lab – turn in

2)  Discuss possible Moon origins and tides

3)  Stamp and go over Moon Hoax article

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Discuss Moon structure

2)  Pass back review sheets turned in on Friday

3)  Finish / stamp / go over review sheets

4)  If time permits – start Apollo 13

THURSDAY:  1)  Watch Apollo 13 with question sheet

FRIDAY:  1)  Unit 1 test – Earth, Sun, and Moon relationships

2)  If time permits continue with Apollo 13

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  NONE

TUESDAY:  NONE

WEDNESDAY:  Study for unit 1 test

THURSDAY:  Study for unit 1 test

FRIDAY:  NONE / start reading October Sky

January 14

ASTRONOMY – WEEK OF JANUARY 14, 2019

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Review for Unit 1 quiz ( Wednesday)

2)  Moon Phase lab – due at end of period

TUESDAY:  1)  Video:  The Day the Moon was Gone with questions

2)  Eclipse reading with questions

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over reading questions

2)  Start Eclipse notes

3)  Unit 1 quiz

THURSDAY:  1)  Go over quiz

2)  Finish eclipse notes if needed

3)  Discuss possible moon origins and tides

4)  Earth/ Sun Distance lab

FRIDAY:  1)  Collect labs if needed

2)  Read Moon Hoax article with questions

3)  Start on Unit review sheet

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  NONE / study for Wed. quiz

TUESDAY:  Study for quiz / finish reading if needed

WEDNESDAY:  NONE

THURSDAY:  Finish lab if needed

FRIDAY:  Finish review sheet if needed

December 11

ASTRONOMY – WEEK OF DECEMBER 10, 2018

CLASSWORK:   

MONDAY:  1)  Finish Contact

2)  Go over ET Quiz

TUESDAY:  1)  Complete #1-50 of exam review

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over #1-50 of exam review

2)  Complete #51-100 of exam review

THURSDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over #51-100 of exam review

2)  Complete #101-130 of exam review

FRIDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over #101-130 of exam review

2)  Study hall

 

HOMEWORK:  

MONDAY:  NONE

TUESDAY:  Finish #1-50 of exam review if needed

WEDNESDAY:  Finish #51-100 of exam review if needed

THURSDAY:  Finish #101-130 of exam review if needed

FRIDAY:  STUDY FOR FINALS

November 30

ASTRONOMY – WEEK OF DECEMBER 3, 2018

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Go over Galaxy / Universe test

2)  Video:  Astrobiology

TUESDAY:  1)  Read Essay #4 in text and complete the reading guide

2)  Complete the assigned questions at the end of the Essay

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over reading guide

2)  Stamp and go over assigned questions

3)  Video:  Search for ET

THURSDAY:  1)  Finish video if needed

2)  Review for the ET Quiz

3)  Decoding an ET Message activity

FRIDAY:  1)  ET Quiz

2)  Start the movie Contact

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  NONE

TUESDAY:  Finish questions if needed

WEDNESDAY:  NONE

THURSDAY:  Study for Quiz

FRIDAY:  NONE

November 16

ASTRONOMY – WEEK OF NOVEMBER 26, 2018

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Discuss Active Galaxies

2)  Expanding Universe lab

TUESDAY:  1)  Discuss Cosmology

2)  Finish lab from Monday if needed

3)  Active Galaxies / Cosmology questions – get stamped by the end of the period

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Go over questions from yesterday

2)  Ballooning Universe lab

3)  Work on unit review sheet

THURSDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over unit review sheet

2)  Universe video: Cosmic Collisions with questions

FRIDAY:  1)  Finish video if needed

2)  Galaxy / Universe Test

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  NONE

TUESDAY:  NONE

WEDNESDAY:  Finish review  sheet if needed

THURSDAY:  Study for unit test – galaxies and the universe

FRIDAY:  NONE

November 12

ASTRONOMY – WEEK OF NOVEMBER 12, 2018

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over Milky Way and Galaxy questions

2)  Review for galaxy quiz

3)  Start on lab 14.3 – Recession velocity graphs

TUESDAY:  1)  Galaxy Quiz

2)  Finish lab 14.3 – Recession velocity graphs

3)  Read October Sky – last quiz tomorrow (chapter 23- epilogue)

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Go over galaxy quiz

2)  October Sky Quiz

3)  Start movie October Sky

THURSDAY:  1)  Continue to watch October Sky

FRIDAY:  1)  Weather permitting – do last sun lab with questions

2)  Weather not permitting – continue October Sky movie

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  Study for quiz / read October Sky

TUESDAY:  Read – Finish October Sky

WEDNESDAY:  NONE

THURSDAY:  NONE

FRIDAY:  NONE