Web Extensions for the Week:
After completing Thursday classwork, try the following:
Watch this tutorial before using the periodic table interactive: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EX56SP-lTHc&hd=1
After watching the tutorial, explore the features of this great interactive. Remember, this is an OPTIONAL extension you can visit on your own time or after assigned classwork has beencompleted.
View complete layout of Periodic Table. Search each element for details, shows orbitals, common compounds formed
Click on any of the elements in the table for photos, where the elemnts are found and lots of interesting information. DO NOT surf outside of the table and the elements on the site DURING CLASS TIME (you can explore other site features on your own time)
Another resource for information to complete Element Box project:http://periodic.lanl.gov/index.shtml
Here is something to watch at home (or, with headphones in the lab:
For a very quick, and simple, look at the periodic table:
Monday ('Aina) and Tuesday (Kai)
*Atomic Theory-through Dalton (Guided Notes in Science Inquiry notebook)
*Group Presentation work time (Biography of a Chemist)
*Choose element for Element Box and review rubric and "Gathering Information Worksheet"
Homework: 1. Group Presenation, Biography of A Chemist. The Secretary (ONLY) for each group must provide an email to Ms. Kaufman. In the email you must provide the following:
*Describe the type of presentation your group will offer
* Provide detailed responsibilities of each group member (what is everyone going to contribute toward the presentation?)
Remember, the time window is 3-5 minutes and you will receive up to 30 Assessment Points according to the assignment rubric. Check out the video of Tom Lehrer's "Elements" song below for some creative inspiration!
2. Work on Element Project: Gathering Information Worksheet. It is Due Thursday, 3/6
Link to the Elements Song by Tom Lehrer
Atomic Models- nucleons and sub atomic particleshttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h6LPAwAmnCQ (Use this video if you need to review class content)
Element Project: Gathering Information Worksheet Due Tomorrow for 'Aina, Due Friday for Kai
Use notes from Wednesday class and handout given to you IN CLASS along with the following tutorial http://www.classzone.com/books/earth_science/terc/content/investigations/es0501/es0501page04.cfm
Final Outline for Group Presentation "Biography of A Chemist" due tomorrow so there is NO SCIENCE FRIDAY or NOTEBOOK CHECK this week.
How Do Scientist Work together to Solve Problems????