Wednesday, September 17 C

Period 1 Class:
-review Penny Density graphing lab
-Text analysis: A Short History of Nearly Everything” by Bill Bryson
HW:
-Penny Density graphs, conclusions and additional questions due Fri, 9/19
-Test on Nature of Sci, Density and Graphing on Tues, 9/23! Complete your study guide by Mon 9/22 (see below)

Period 6 Class:
-review HW (Nature of Sci questions)
-understanding variables sheet (Simpsons)
HW:
-Simpsons variables sheet checked tomorrow (Thurs)
-study guide for test will be checked Tues, 9/23
-test is Wed, 9/24

Period 8 Class and LAB:
-same as per 6
-Penny Density lab (during session 6)
HW:
-TBA

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Tuesday, September 16 B

Period 1 Class and LAB:
-mystery creatures demo (observation and inference)
-review HW (Nature of Sci questions and variables w/s)
-Penny Density lab (Part B only- see below)
HW:
-Penny Density lab due Wed, 9/17

Period 3 Class:
-mystery creatures demo
-review Nat of Sci hw questions
-understanding variables w/s

Period 8 Class:
-mystery creatures demo
-Nature of Sci PPT and assign hw questions (posted yesterday)
HW:
-Nature of Sci hw questions due Wed, 9/17

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Monday, September 15 A

Period 1 Class:
-metric and graphing quiz
-finish Nature of Sci PPT (from Thurs)
-work on Nature of Sci questions and Understanding Variables sheet
HW:
-both Nature of Sci and Variables w/s will be checked Tues, 9/16

Period 3 Class and LAB:
-finish Nature of Sci PPT (posted Fri)
-Density of Cylinders lab (see below)
HW:
-due Tues: Nature of Sci questions and Density of Cylinders lab

Period 6 Class:
-Nature of Sci PPT
HW:
-due Wed: Nature of Sci questions

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Friday, September 12 D

Period 3 Class:
-quick metric and graphing quiz
-review density HW
-Graphing cylinders lab (did not have time for this! Do it Monday)
-begin Nature of Sci PPT (stopped at Measurement)
HW:
-take online safety quiz by tonight if you haven’t already. Link is here: http://www.quia.com/quiz/4365490.html

Period 6 Class and LAB:
-quick metric and graphing quiz
-same as per 3 but also do Nature of Sci PPT (if time)
HW:
-take online safety quiz by tonight if you haven’t already. Link is here: http://www.quia.com/quiz/4365490.html
-
bring in completed Density of Cylinders lab by Mon 9/15

Period 8 Class:
-quick metric and graphing quiz
-review density HW from yesterday
-review slope calculation (from cylinder lab) and hand in
HW:
-take online safety quiz by tonight if you haven’t already. Link is here: http://www.quia.com/quiz/4365490.html

 

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Thursday, September 11 C

Period 1 Class:
-Warmup: quick Archimedes Principle video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ijj58xD5fDI
-
review Density HW probs
-Nature of Sci PPT and questions (see below)
HW:
-very short quiz on Mon (metric conversions, graphing, density)
-due Mon- Nature of Sci questions

Period 6 Class:
-warmup: metric examples (posted yesterday)
-review HW (metric conversions ws)
-Density demos (ironwood, pumice, soda, etc), PPT (posted yesterday) and ws (posted below)
HW:
-take online safety quiz by tomorrow night http://www.quia.com/quiz/4365490.html (you’ve had a week for this!)
-very short quiz tomorrow (Fri) on metric conversions and graphing
-density ws due tomorrow (Fri)

Period 8 Class and LAB:-warm up questions (posted yesterday)
-Density demos (with ironwood, pumice, diet coke and coke) and PPT
-Density probs (see below)
-Density of Cylinders lab (below)
HW:
-Due Fri, 9/12: density of cylinders lab and density probs
-Fri, 9/12: short quiz on metric system, graphing and density

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Wednesday, September 10 B

Period 1 Class and LAB:
-warm up questions (see below)
-Density demos (with ironwood, pumice, diet coke and coke) and PPT
-Density probs
-Density of Cylinders lab
HW:
-Due Thurs, 9/11: density of cylinders lab and density probs
-Monday, 9/15: short quiz on metric system, graphing and density

Period 3 Class:
-same as per 1 (but not cylinder lab yet)
HW:
-take online lab safety quiz by Fri http://www.quia.com/quiz/4365490.html
-density probs due Fri
-Fri, 9/12: short quiz on metric system, graphing and density

Period 8 Class:
-metric notes, Power of Ten video (see yesterday’s post)
-metric conversion ws #1
HW:
-metric probs due Thurs
-take online lab safety quiz by Fri http://www.quia.com/quiz/4365490.html
-Fri, 9/12: short quiz on metric system, graphing and density

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Tuesday, September 9 A

All classes: link to online safety quiz is here: http://www.quia.com/quiz/4365490.html  Please take the quiz by this Fri, 9/12!

Period 1 Class:
-math review (Fri’s HW)
-metric system: watch Powers of Ten and review Metric Again h/o
HW:
-metric probs due Wed 9/10
-Quiz on metric system, graphing and density on Mon 9/15

Period 3 Class and LAB:
-warm up question: answer questions and find slope on data (below)
-Powers of ten video clip: Powers of Ten
-Metric Again? handout
-metric problem set #1
-Metric Mania mini lab
HW:
-metric probs #1 and Metric Mania mini lab due Wed 9/10
-take online lab safety quiz by this Fri (link at the top of this post)
-short quiz on metric system, graphing and density on Fri 9/12

Period 6 Class:
-same as per 3 (except prob won’t have time for lab)
HW:
-metric probs #1 due Thurs 9/11
-take online lab safety quiz by this Fri (link at the top of this post)
-short quiz on metric system, graphing and density on Fri 9/12

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Monday, September 8 D

Period 3 Class:
-review slope of Skittles graphs
-graphing exercises (posted last week)
HW:
-complete graphing exercises (4 graphs) for Tues, 9/9
-take the online lab safety quiz by Fri, 9/12. Link is here: http://www.quia.com/quiz/4365490.html

Period 6 Class and LAB:
-same as per 3
-for lab period: go to library room 131 for pretest on Moodle
HW:
-complete graphing exercises (4 graphs) for Tues, 9/9
-take the online lab safety quiz by Fri, 9/12. Link is here: http://www.quia.com/quiz/4365490.html

Period 8 Class:
-same as per 3
-complete graphing exercises (4 graphs) for Wed, 9/10
-take the online lab safety quiz by Fri, 9/12. Link is here: http://www.quia.com/quiz/4365490.html

Friday, September 5 C

Period 1 Class:
-graphing exercises (posted below)
-take the online lab safety quiz and score at least 80%. Link to quiz is here: http://www.quia.com/quiz/4365490.html
HW:
-math review problems will be checked Tues, 9/9
-lab safety contract signed by Tues, 9/9
-take online safety quiz by Tues, 9/9 and score at least an 80!!

Period 6 Class:
-graphing rules and slope notes (posted Wed)
-conduct Skittles lab (also posted Wed)
HW:
-signed lab safety contract due Mon, 9/8
-Skittles lab (3 data tables and 3 graphs per person) due Mon, 9/8

Period 8 Class and LAB:
-quick review of graphing rules and conduct Skittles lab
-for session 6: go to computer lab 501 (across from caf) for pre-test

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