April 12

ASTRONOMY – WEEK OF APRIL 15, 2019

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Star Life Quiz

2)  Discuss Middle and Heavy weight stars

3)  Star flow chart

TUESDAY:  1)  Go over quiz

2)  Starlife Webquest

3)  Unit review sheet

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over review sheet

2) Stamp and go over webquest

3)  Sun Lab

THURSDAY: 1)  Star Life Test

2)  Video:  Milky Way with questions

FRIDAY: 1)  Go over test

2)  Discuss the Milky Way Galaxy

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  NONE / READ

TUESDAY:  Finish review sheet for quiz

WEDNESDAY:  Study for unit test

THURSDAY:  NONE / READ

FRIDAY:  NONE / READ

April 9

ASTRONOMY – WEEK OF APRIL 8, 2019

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Discuss Starbirth

2)  Lab 10.3 Nomograms

TUESDAY:  1)   Collect labs

2)  Discuss Flyweights

3)  Starbirth and flyweight questions

4)  Stamp and go over questions

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Discuss lightweights – 1st half

2)  Sun Lab

THURSDAY:  1)  Finish lightweight discussion

2)  October Sky Quiz #4 – chapters 18-22

3)  Work on star life quiz review sheet

FRIDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over quiz review sheet

2)  Video:  Life and Death of a Star with questions

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  Finish lab

TUESDAY:  NONE / READ

WEDNESDAY:  October Sky Quiz tomorrow – chapters 18-22

THURSDAY:  Finish quiz review sheet

FRIDAY:  Study for star life cycle quiz on Monday

March 25

ASTRONOMY – WEEK OF MARCH 25, 2019

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over review sheet

2)  Kahoot review game

3)  Read October Sky

TUESDAY:  1)  October Sky Quiz – 3 (chapters 12-17)

2)  Start the DVD – Hidden Figures

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Sun and Interstellar Medium Test

2)  Continue with Hidden Figures

THURSDAY:  1)  Sun Lab

FRIDAY:  1)  Finish Hidden Figures

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  Oct Sky quiz tomorrow – chapters 12-17

TUESDAY:  Study for sun and interstellar medium test

WEDNESDAY:  NONE / READ

THURSDAY:  NONE / READ

FRIDAY:  NONE / READ / ENJOY YOUR BREAK!!!

March 18

ASTRONOMY – WEEK OF MARCH 18, 2019

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Finish Secrets of the Sun video

2)  Discuss Solar Activity (8.3)

3)  Chapter 8 questions

4)  Stamp and go over chapter 8 quesitons

TUESDAY:  1)  Review for Sun Quiz

2)  Discuss Chapter 9 – Family of stars

3)  If time permits – Kahoot review for quiz

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Sun Quiz

2)  Discuss chapter 10 – interstellar medium

THURSDAY:  1)  Go over quiz

2)  Chapter 9/10 questions

3)  Stamp and go over chapter 9/10 questions

FRIDAY:  1)  Video:  Dark Future of the Sun with questions

2)  Work on unit review sheet

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  NONE / READ

TUESDAY:  Study for Quiz

WEDNESDAY:  NONE / READ

THURSDAY:  NONE / READ

FRIDAY:  Make sure review sheet is complete by Monday

March 8

ASTRONOMY – WEEK OF MARCH 11, 2019

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Finish video from Friday if needed

2)  Discuss comets and giant impacts

3)  Chapter 11 questions

4)  Stamp and go over chapter 11 questions if time permits

TUESDAY:  1)  Go over chapter 11 questions if needed

2)  Stamp and go over unit review sheet

3)  Read October Sky if time permits

WEDNESDAY:  EARLY RELEASE DAY

1)  Solar System Test

THURSDAY:  1)  Go over Solar System Test

2)  Sun Song

3)  Discuss 8-1 The Sun

FRIDAY:  1)  Discuss 8-2 – Nuclear Reactions in the Sun

2)  Video:  Secrets of the Sun with questions

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  Work on unit review sheet

TUESDAY:  Study for solar system test

WEDNESDAY:  NONE / READ

THURSDAY:  NONE / READ

FRIDAY:  NONE / READ

March 1

ASTRONOMY – WEEK OF MARCH 4, 2019

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Go over Venn Diagram if needed

2)  Kahoot Review Game

3)  Inner Solar System Quiz

4)  Start Jupiter discussion if time

TUESDAY:  1)  Go over Inner Solar System Quiz

2)  Finish Jupiter discussion

3)  October Sky Quiz #2 – Chapters 6-11

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Go over October Sky Quiz

2)  Video:  Jupiter – The Giant Planet with questions

THURSDAY:  1)  Discuss Saturn

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

FRIDAY:  1)  Discuss Uranus, Neptune and Pluto

2)  Chapter 10 questions – due by end of the period

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  Read for October Sky Quiz

TUESDAY:  NONE/ READ

WEDNESDAY:  NONE / READ

THURSDAY:  NONE / READ

FRIDAY:  NONE / READ

February 19

ASTRONOMY – WEEK OF FEBRUARY 25, 2019

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Go over Light and Telescope Test

2)  Discuss Intro to the Solar System

3)  Start video:  Inner Solar System

TUESDAY:  1)  Discuss Mercury

2)  Finish video from Monday

3)  If time – Read October Sky

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Discuss Venus

2)  Video:  Mars – The New Evidence

THURSDAY:  1)  Discuss Mars

2)  Finish Video about Mars if needed

3)  Chapter 9 questions

FRIDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over chapter 9 questions

2)  Review for inner solar system quiz

3)  Triple Venn Diagram

4)  Go over Venn Diagram if time permits

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  NONE / READ

TUESDAY:  NONE / READ

WEDNESDAY:  NONE / READ

THURSDAY:  Finish chapter 9 questions if needed

FRIDAY:  Study for quiz over inner solar system on Monday

 

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