• Wed./Thur., December 4-5

    Posted by John Owens on 12/4/2019

    Daily Essential Question - Describe and explain 1 piece of evidence that scientists use to determine the structure of Earth's interior.

    Today students will take notes on slides 18-28 on the Plate Tectonics powerpoint, then complete the Continental Drift activity.

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  • Mon./Tue., December 2-3

    Posted by John Owens on 12/2/2019

    Daily Essential Question - Describe and explain 2 reasons we cannot ravel very deep inside the Earth.

    Today students will take notes on Plate Tectonics (slides 6-16), then begin work on the Earth's Layers Project, ilustrating and describing the composition, temperature, pressure and other characteristics of the structure of the Earth.

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  • Thur./Fri., November 21-22

    Posted by John Owens on 11/21/2019

    Daily Essential Question - Desceibe and explain convection as a form of heat/energy transfer.

    Today students will be graded on thier Daily Essential Question check #2 (from October 15-November 22). We will go over the questions on the test, then they will take notes on the first 4 slides of the Plate Tectonics powerpoint lecture, then complete the Mystery Boxes Activity.

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  • Tue./Wed., Nov. 19-20

    Posted by John Owens on 11/19/2019

    Daily Essential Question - Describe and expain 1 important scientfic concept you have learned this semester.

    Students will watch the Youtube video titled "Naked Science - Earth's Core" and answer the video questions handed out for the video.

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  • Fri./Mon., November 15 and 18

    Posted by John Owens on 11/13/2019

    Daily Essential Question - Describe and explain 1 piece of evidence that Galileo discovered proving the heliocentric model of the universe.

    Today students will take a test covering the 4 main topics this semester: Scientific Method, Earth's Systems, Energy, and Astronomy.

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  • Wed./Thur., November 13-14

    Posted by John Owens on 11/13/2019

    Daily Essential Question - Describe and explain the redshift and blueshift of star.

    Today students will finish their MindMap (Study Guide) for the test on Friday (A-day) or Monday (B-day).

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  • Mon./Tue., November 11-12

    Posted by John Owens on 11/11/2019

    Daily Essential Question - Describe and explain the Cosmic Microwave Background Radiation.

    Today students will finish their HR diagram worksheet then start working on their MindMap (Study Guide) for the test.

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  • Thur./Fri., November 7-8

    Posted by John Owens on 11/7/2019

    Daily Essential Question - Describe and explain the heliocentric model of the universe.

    Today students will take notes on the "Life Cycle of Stars" powerpoint, then work on the H-R Diagram worksheet.

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  • Tue./Wed., Nov 5-6

    Posted by John Owens on 11/5/2019

    Daily Essential Question - Describe and explain the geocentric model.

    Today students will read and complete the Unit 4, Lesson 1 Questions, from the reading on pages 176-190 in the textbook. We will then watch a video (Nova Science Now #58) and answer, as well as go over, the 10 questions about the video.

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  • Fri./Mon., Nov. 1 and 4

    Posted by John Owens on 11/1/2019

    Daily Essential Question - Describe and explain parallax.

    Today students will finish their Space Unit Questions. If they finish early and want the extra credit, they can complete the Solar System crossword puzzle., 

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