Thursday, October 29, 2015

Friday 10-30-15

PM Only

In-Class:
Number Talk
Graphing Proportional Relationships Practice
CER write up for article “Earth’s moon” (Due 11/2)
Discuss response question from Wednesday
Directions for science book summary (Due 11/6)

Homework:


#31
Worksheet

Thursday 10-29-15

AM Only

In-Class:
Number Talk
Graphing Proportional Relationships Practice
CER write up for article “Earth’s moon” (Due 11/2)
Discuss response question from Tuesday
Directions for science book summary (Due 11/6)

Homework:
#31
Worksheet

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Wednesday 10-28-15

In-Class:
PM Only
     Number Talk
     Graphing Proportional Relationships 
     - Problem 1.3
     Finish “Looking at the Moon”
     Read “Measuring Time with Calendars” and “Calculating the Observance of Ramadan” 

Homework:
PM Only
     #30
     In New Packet
     Pg. 5
     Problems 13, 14, and 15

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Tuesday 10-27-15

In-Class:
AM Only
     Number Talk
     Graphing Proportional Relationships 
     - Problem 1.3
     Finish “Looking at the Moon”
     Read “Measuring Time with Calendars” and “Calculating the Observance of Ramadan” 

Homework:
AM Only
     #30
     In New Packet
     Pg. 5
     Problems 13, 14, and 15


Monday, October 26, 2015

Monday 10-26-15

In-Class:
Number Talk
Graphing Proportional Relationships 
- Problem 1.2
Science Quiz
Looking at the Moon

Homework:
#29
In Graphing Proportional Relationships Packet
Pg. 4
Problems 8, 9, and 10

Friday, October 23, 2015

Friday 10-23-15

Reminder: Science Quiz on Monday 10/26
- seasons, how does tilt affect the Earth
- beam spreading and solar angle

In-Class:
Number Talk
Graphing Proportional Relationships - Problem 1.1
Grade Beam Spreading Questions
Talk about science books and requirements

Homework:
#28
Pg. 4 (In New Packet)
Problem 1


Thursday, October 22, 2015

Wednesday 10-21-15

In-Class:
Number Talk
Return Stretching and Shrinking books
Menu
Beam Spreading Demo

Homework:
#26
Worksheet 
Pick any 6 problems from the “Proportions Word Problems” side
Problems 5-10 on the back


Thursday 10-22-15

In-Class:
Number Talk
Quiz
Menu
Beam Spreading Questions
Seasons Explanations

Homework:
#27
Choose 8 more word problems from last nights packet
(must be solved by writing a proportion first)

Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Tuesday 10-20-15

In-Class:
Number Talk
Menu - Ratios, Rates, Percents, and Proportions
Small Group Science Demo and Discussion

Homework:
#25
Worksheet

Monday, October 19, 2015

Monday 10-19-15

Reminder: Proportions Quiz on Thursday 10/22

In-Class:
Number Talk
Comparing and Scaling Problem 4.3
Time Zones

Homework:
#24
pg. 54
Continue working on "Problem 4.3" Parts C and D

Thursday, October 15, 2015

Thursday 10-15-15

In-Class:
Number Talk
Comparing and Scaling Problem 4.2
Library for science books

Homework:
#23
Pg. 57
Problems 18, 24, and 25


Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Wednesday 10-14-15

In-Class:
Number Talk
Finish Poster Problem
Finish Sunrise/Sunset Data
Open/Closed Questions

Homework:
#22
pg. 57
problems 16, 17, and 20

Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Tuesday 10-13-15

Substitute Teacher Today

In-Class:
Poster Problem

Homework:
#21 - worksheet

Monday, October 12, 2015

Monday 10-12-15

In-Class:
Returned signed progress reports
Math Test
Continue working on Sunrise/Sunset data

Homework:
#20
pg. 56 (in packet)
problem 5

Friday, October 9, 2015

Friday 10-9-15

Reminder: Test on Monday (covering Stretching and Shrinking Investigations 1-5)

In-Class:
Number Talk
Comparing and Scaling 4.1
Sunrise/Sunset Data
Progress Reports
Take home models

Homework:
#19
pg. 55 (in take-home packet, NOT the book)
problems 1-4

Thursday, October 8, 2015

Thursday 10-8-15

In-Class:
Number Talk
Quiz
Day/Night Think Questions
- Small group discussion

Homework:
No homework due to quiz. Remember to study for test on Monday.


Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Wednesday 10-7-15

Teacher Collaboration Day - Early Release

In-Class:
AM Only:
Number Talk
Poster Problem

Homework:
AM Only - Finish Poster

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Tuesday 10-6-15

Quiz will be on:
- applications of similar triangles
- finding missing measurements on similar figures
- evidence for round Earth 
- cause of day/night 
- orbit/rotation/revolution of Earth

In-Class:
Number Talk
Stretching and Shrinking - Extra Practice
Vocab
Readings
Day and Night Questions

Homework:
#18 - Worksheet

Monday, October 5, 2015

Monday 10-5-15

Be ready for a quiz on Thursday and a test next Monday.

In-Class:
Number Talk
Stretching and Shrinking 5.3
Earth/Moon Scale Project Due - Presenting to Class
Day and Night Discussions and Activity

Homework:
#17
pg. 85
problems 5, 33, and 34

Friday, October 2, 2015

Friday 10-2-15

In-Class:
Number Talk
Stretching and Shrinking 5.2
Round Earth, Flat Earth
Shared Earth/Moon Models
Moon Log check-in

Homework:
#16
pg. 84
problems 3 and 4

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Scale Project

Reminder:

Scale project is due on Monday (10/5).

Using the procedure and notes written on Tuesday, create a three-dimensional scale model of the Earth and Moon. There needs to be a calculation sheet to show how you followed the procedure to create your model. You may use any spherical objects that you like for your model as long as they are correctly proportioned. Your model may be any size as long as it is correctly proportioned.

You may bring your model in on Friday (10/2) or on Monday (10/5).

Thursday 10-1-15

In-Class:
Number Talk
Stretching and Shrinking 5.1
Scale of the Universe Video
Scaling Practice

Homework:
#15
pg. 84
problems 1-2