January 29

IPC Lesson Plans January 29 to Feb 2

This week we are finishing our marble roller coaster projects!

Monday and Tuesday: Marble Roller Coaster work days

Wednesday: Show off and test your roller coasters!  Calculate velocity, potential energy and kinetic energy.

Thursday: Fossil Fuels assignment, using Chapter 8, section 1.  Begin discussing nonrenewable and renewable energy sources.

Friday: Nonrenewable resource notebook entry, fossil fuel checklist and Alaskan pipeline assignment

 

October 20

Oct. 2-6 IPC Plans

I had plans but forgot to post them!

Here is what we did in class:

Monday: Anatomy of a Distance Time Graph notebook entry

Running Wolf assignment (page 1)

Tuesday:

Distance time graph example with numbers, using the graph to calculate speed notebook entry

Tortoise and the Hare assignment – application grade

Wednesday:

½ day

Complete Tortoise and the Hare activity

Speed Kahoot

Thursday:

Speed Quiz

8th: Finish Tortoise and the Hare activity

Friday:

Sub here today!

Acceleration introduction book assignment

 

September 25

IPC Lesson Plans: September 25-29

This week we will calculate speed and create distance-time graphs to analyze motion.

TEKS:

4(A)  describe and calculate an object’s motion in terms of position, displacement, speed, and acceleration;

4(B)  measure and graph distance and speed as a function of time using moving toys;

 

Monday:

Cheetah video clip:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V8vejjVgIHg

Speed and Velocity intro video clip:  Sports in Science NHL  http://www.nbclearn.com/science-of-nhl-hockey

Ch. 2, section 1 book assignment, glue in notebook

Back pages of the running wolf assignment (distance and displacement)

Tuesday:

Hot Wheels Speed Lab

Wednesday:

Speed Triangle notes

Complete hot wheel velocity lab report

Thursday:

Speed practice problems

Friday:

Tracing the Racecar assignment