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Teaching Plan - February 8th - 12th

Week of February 8th - 12th


Riddle: Earth Science Classes:

Course:  Academic Earth Science Periods 1/2, 5/6, 7/8 Groups A/B

Course Schedule:

Group A Monday & Wednesday - Group B Tuesday & Thursday

Office Hours: By appointment on Fridays

Essential Questions:

  • How was Earth Formed?  
  • Is Earth layered?

Standards/PIs:  

  • Construction Scientific Explanations
  • (GS7) Obtaining, Evaluating, and Communicating Information
  • Developing & Using Models

Student Assignments: 


Links/Resources:

February 1st - 5th Task Asks

Week of February 1st - 5th


Riddle: Earth Science Classes:

Course:  Academic Earth Science Periods 1/2, 5/6, 7/8 Groups A/B

Course Schedule: Group A Monday & Wednesday - Group B Tuesday & Thursday

Office Hours: By appointment on Fridays

Essential Questions:

  • What landforms are found at plate boundaries and do they serve as good evidence of plate tectonics, why?

Standards/PIs:  

  • (GS7) Obtaining, Evaluating, and Communicating Information
  • Developing & Using Models

Student Assignments: 


Links/Resources:



January 25th - 29th Earth Science

Week of January 25th - 29th


Riddle: Earth Science Classes:

Course:  Academic Earth Science Periods 1/2, 5/6, 7/8 Groups A/B

Course Schedule: Group A Monday & Wednesday - Group B Tuesday & Thursday

Office Hours: By appointment on Fridays

Essential Questions:

  • What are plates made of?
  • How do plates move?
  • What develops at the diverse types of plate boundaries found around the globe?

Standards/PIs:  

  • (GS7) Obtaining, Evaluating, and Communicating Information
  • Developing & Using Models

Student Assignments: 


Links/Resources:

 



This Week in Mr. Riddle's classes - Pd. 1, 3, 5, 7.

Week of 11/16

Course:  Academic Earth Science 

Course Schedule: Cohort A/B schedules vary, meeting once  week 


Office Hours: By appointment after school and on Fridays


Essential Questions:

  • What is energy and how is it organized on the electromagnetic spectrum?

Standards/PIs:  

  • I can explain what energy is, wave parts, and how electromagnetic spectrum is set up.

Student Assignments: 

  • CK-12 Assingments posted in the Google Classrooms
  • Wave Modeling and Reflection Questions worksheet

Links/Resources:

(See Google Classroom posts and our in production website)



Course:  Rock Climbing 101 Class

Course Schedule: Cohort A/B period 3


Office Hours: By appointment after school and on Fridays


Essential Questions:

  • How can we climb safely?  What are our classroom/climbing protocols?

Standards/PIs:  

  • Physical Ed - PS -3: Personal and social skills and knowledge

Student Assignments: 

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Links/Resources:




Week 7 - Earth Science - Density/Energy

Course:  Earth Science - Cohort A-B


Course Schedule: Monday/Wednesday & Tuesday/Thursday


Office Hours: By appointment on Weekdays post 2pm & on Fridays 


Essential Questions:

  • What is Density, how is it calculated, and what is Energy?

Standards/PIs:  

  • I can communicate scientific information learned about density & temperatures affect on it.

Student Assignments: 

  • Homework Task Ask: Lava Lamp Investigation
  • Homework Task Ask: Density Math Challenges worksheet
  • What is the Electromagnetic Spectrum
  • Density - a Summative Assessment

Links/Resources:

https://sites.google.com/grsu14.org/riddle-windham-earth-science/video-resources/matteratomsenergygravity-density-video-resources


Copies of the 2 weekend homework Task Asks are posted in their Google Classrooms.

Week 5 Objectives

Week of Oct. 13th - 16th 


Quarter 1 - Earth Science Classes:


Course:  Academic Earth Science Periods 1, 5, 7 Groups A/B

Course Schedule: Group A Monday & Wednesday - Group B Tuesday & Thursday

Office Hours: By appointment on Fridays

Essential Questions:

  • What is matter/density & what form is matter found in, on Earth & in the universe?

Standards/PIs:  

  • (GS7) Obtaining, Evaluating, and Communicating Information)

Student Assignments: 

  • Assessment Prep - 1st summative - Atoms & Matter & General Earth Facts
  • Density Investigations

Links/Resources:

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Week 4 Objectives

Week of Oct. 5th - 9th 


Quarter 1 - Earth Science Classes:


Course:  Academic Earth Science Periods 1, 5, 7 Groups A/B

Course Schedule: Group A Monday & Wednesday - Group B Tuesday & Thursday


Office Hours: By appointment on Fridays


Essential Questions:

  • What is matter/density & what form is matter found in, on Earth & in the universe?
  • How fast is Earth rotating and hurtling through space around our Sun?

Standards/PIs:  

  • (GS7) Obtaining, Evaluating, and Communicating Information)

Student Assignments: 

  • Unit 1 Vocabulary completion sheet - found online & in the GClassroom.
  • Earth’s Place in Space Worksheet - to be assigned Wednesday.
  • Atoms Review Sheets - Redbook in-class.
  • Assessment Prep - 1st summative to happen next week - Atoms & Matter & General Earth Facts

Links/Resources:


Quarter 1 Physical Education Course: 


Course: PE Management Period 3 Groups A & B

Course Schedule: Group A - Monday & Wednesday - Group B Tuesday & Thursday

Office Hours: By appointment on Fridays

Essential Questions:

  • Physical Activity smorgasbord week.

Standards/PIs:  

  • G2:  I can demonstrate a variety of specialized movement skills specific to game/physical activity while participating in that game/physical activity.

Student Assignments: 

  • Active in-Class climbing & belaying

Links/Resources:


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Earth Science & PE Management

Week of 9/28 - 2nd


Quarter 1 - Earth Science Classes:


Course:  Academic Earth Science Periods 1, 5, 7 Groups A/B

Course Schedule: Group A Monday & Wednesday - Group B Tuesday & Thursday


Office Hours: By appointment on Fridays


Essential Questions:

  • What is matter/density & what form is matter found in, on Earth & in the universe?

Standards/PIs:  

  • (GS7) Obtaining, Evaluating, and Communicating Information)

Student Assignments: 

  • Red Book in-class Worksheet Completion
  • Unit 1 Vocabulary completion sheet - found online & in the GClassroom.
  • Earth’s Place in Space Worksheet - to be assigned Wednesday.
  • CK-12 Learn

https://flexbooks.ck12.org/cbook/ck-12-middle-school-physical-science-flexbook-2.0/


Links/Resources:


Quarter 1 Physical Education Course: 


Course: PE Management Period 3 Groups A & B

Course Schedule: Group A - Monday & Wednesday - Group B Tuesday & Thursday

Office Hours: By appointment on Fridays

Essential Questions:

  • Rock Climbing & Belaying

Standards/PIs:  

  • G2:  I can demonstrate a variety of specialized movement skills specific to game/physical activity while participating in that game/physical activity.

Student Assignments: 

  • Active in-Class climbing & belaying

Links/Resources:


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Earth Science & PE Management

Week of 9/21st-24th


Quarter 1 - Earth Science Classes:

Course:  Academic Earth Science Periods 1, 5, 7 Groups A/B

Course Schedule: Group A Monday & Wednesday - Group B Tuesday & Thursday

Office Hours: By appointment on Fridays

Essential Questions:

  • What is matter & what forms is it found in, on Earth & in the universe?

Standards/PIs:  

  • (GS7) Obtaining, Evaluating, and Communicating Information)

Student Assignments: 


Links/Resources:

 
 

Quarter 1 Physical Education Course: 

Course: PE Management Period 3 Groups A & B

Course Schedule: Group A - Monday & Wednesday - Group B Tuesday & Thursday

Office Hours: By appointment on Fridays

Essential Questions:

  • Can I learn how to rollerblade & how to properly fit a mtn. Bike to ride on campus safely.

Standards/PIs:  

  • G2:  I can demonstrate a variety of specialized movement skills specific to game/physical activity while participating in that game/physical activity.

Student Assignments: 

  • Active in-Class learn to rollerblade/Ride sessions

Links/Resources:

Beginners video-https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SxraTJyE5OI

5 tips to rollerblade - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZIqQPGN04f8

How to stop & more: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fFKGg3NCI2s