Wednesday 4/26: 6th Grade - ELA SBAC testing
Warm Up: Prepare Note Page on Planet Presentations: List the Bogus Facts from each presentation and make it right. Example, Presenters, Name of Planet, list bogus fact, correct/describe truth from bogus fact, and describe what was the most enticing travel activity this planet offered?
INCLASS ACTIVITY: Presentations on planets - All students should be ready to present their planet brochures or planet power point presentations.
Homework: Make a table like the one on the board listing presenters and other information on a google document. Please make sure to upload this on Friday with the above information.
Warm Up Question: What does an Aerospace Engineer do?
INCLASS ACTIVITY: Guest Speaker - Mr Griffin will present Aerospace Engineering, imaging, lazer game, and how telescopes work (Class will focus around Engineering & Space Technology).
Homework: Describe what you learned in complete sentences from the presentation today (minimum of three sentences) - Mr Griffin
Bonus Question: If you direct a red lazer light through a prism, what colors would you see?
If possible work on geometry dictionaries.
Warm Up Question: How does a telescope work?
Inclass Activity: Continue filling out your chart during presentations. Remember to upload the chart on Friday. Finish presentations.
Homework Question: Name at least 5 examples of how energy is used in your daily life?
Next Week: Introduction to Energy
Warm up: Read Converting Energy to Motion: Complete 5 questions? 1. What is energy (from HO)? 2. Energy that is based on an objects position is called ___________, 3. What is another name for energy of motion? 4. What is another way to say "changes into"? 5. What is kinetic energy?
Activity: What is Energy?
Handout:Forms Of Energy.gif (Place HO in binder)
Energy forms ppt – Students take notes and place these in binder
Exit Pass: How many types of energy did we review today? Can you describe energy now for a third time with more detail?
Homework: How do simple machines work? Describe 3 simple machines and describe how each uses energy.
Warm up: List the 6 forms of Energy - give one example for each form of energy
Watch: BrainPop on Energy - Forms of Energy & Energy Sources
INCLASS Activity: Read worksheets and answer questions on the “Nature of Energy” and Nature of Force. Define Work (What is the formula?) and calculating work with given information.
Exit Pass/Reflection: What is force? What is work? What is energy? How are they related?
Homework: Finish the worksheets that were not completed in class, these will be corrected/collected for a grade on Monday.