Week 14 milestone testing for 8th and 7th grade

April 16-20

Milestone testing 7th and 8th grades

6th grade

Material and Structures

Extreme by design: Giving students opportunity to unleash their potential. (GPB activity)

  • Engineering design process -video
  • Chapter 3 an 4 worksheet

7th grade—Pollution: Think 4Rs

  • Create a 2 minute presentation of ONE OF THE LEADING CAUSE OF  ocean OR land/soil OR air pollution.
  • What are the effects of the type of pollution that you selected?
  • Presentation could be prezi, glogster, cartoon, video documentary, animoto, powtoon, etc

4 Rs-Presentation

8th grade- Where is the power?

 

Solar reflector:-

http://www.jc-solarhomes.com/fair/parabola20.htm
https://youtu.be/RFqAjANrGeE

Solar panel:-

https://youtu.be/KaA2zUwRHp0

 

  • Solar energy videos

http://www.watchknowlearn.org/Category.aspx?CategoryID=2459

Week 13-Milestone testing 6th and 8th ELA and Math

April 9-13

Milestone testing 6th and 8th grades

6th grade

Material and Structures

Extreme by design: Giving students opportunity to unleash their potential. (GPB activity)

7th grade—Pollution: Think 4Rs

  1. What is the major cause of ocean pollution?
  2. What is the major cause of air pollution?
  3. What is the major cause of soil/land pollution?
  4. What is the results of ocean pollution?
  5. What is the results of air pollution?
  • Create a 2 minute presentation of ONE OF THE LEADING CAUSE OF  ocean OR land/soil OR air pollution.
  • What are the effects of the type of pollution that you selected?
  • Presentation could be prezi, glogster, cartoon, video documentary, animoto, powtoon, etc

Recycling Math: Worksheet, family members interview, presentation.

8th grade

  • Websites turn in and review

Safeville city energy solution

 

Week 12

March 26th-30th

6th grade

  • Universal System Model
  • Engineering design process
  • Solve a problem

7th grade

Robotics-application-Design and build a robot that uses gears to complete a tasks

8th grade

Website-Complete and share your website URL

Thursday and Friday

  • 6th- Introduction to Eng and Tech vocabulary
  • 7th-Robotics vocabulary
  • 8th- Technology basic knowledge

Week 6

February 5 2018

6th Grade

Robotics-Programming—The maze

7th Grade

Biotechnology-Heal, Feed, Heal

8th Grade

MSENGR-TS-4:  The students will develop an understanding of how systems evolve from one stage to another.

Illustrate the evolution of a variety of technological systems

Analyze the reason for the evolution of technological systems

Investigate the cause of system failures

Essential Question(s):
1.How has __________evolved in time?

2.What causes systems failure?

Technological System

  1. Technological system timeline
  2. Technological systems failure

 

 

Week 5

January 29, 2018

6th grade

Robotics 1: Parts of an EV3 Robot-video and activity

  • Programming an EV3 robot
  • The maze challenge -on level
  • The obstacle course-7th grade

7th grade

Future goals-Hockey-math edition

  • Vital Signs: Students investigate the effect of exercise on heart and breathing rate
  • Water Displacement: Students measure the volume of irregular solids in different ways.

8th grade

Radius-Math and Science

  • Cellphone plans
  • Measurement Uncertainty
  • Slope- Y=mx+b (application)