Monday 9/21/15
EQ: How do I measure properly in science?
Warm up: Which is bigger a meter or a yard? A mile or a kilometer? A pound or a kilogram?
- Brain Pop Measuring Matter
-Metric Mania Notes
Summary: Reviewing Metric Measures
HW: None


Tuesday 9/22/15
EQ: How do I measure properly in science?
Warm up: Get out Measuring metric notes. We will start right away!
-Finish Metric Mania notes – Volume and Temp
-Let’s Measure up- Practice Measuring length
Summary: Review answers
HW: None.

Wednesday 9/23/15
EQ: How do I measure properly in science?
Warm up: Let’s Measure up Practice
-Return & Review
-Review Let’s Measure up
-Brain Pop Metric units
-Metric conversions practice
Summary: Review answers
HW: Metric Conversion Practice (5 questions)



Thursday 9/24/15
EQ: How do I measure properly in science?
Warm up: How many milligrams are in 3 kilograms?
-Review warm up
-Review metric conversions HW
- Metric Mass Lab
Summary: Review Mass Lab answers
HW: None.



Friday 9/25/15
EQ: How do I measure properly in science?
Warm up: Get out your Mass lab from yesterday- Circle the unit at the bottom that would be best for each of the 3 objects listed.
- Review Mass Lab and volume of water
-Metric Volume Lab
-Calculations together
Summary: Review calculations
HW: Have a great weekend!

Monday 9/28/15
EQ: How do we measure properly in science?
Warm up: What is the name of the technique we used to find the volume of a solid in water?
-Review volume lab Part 1
- Try Part 2 – Measuring and calculating
HW: Complete volume lab calculations

Tuesday 9/29/15
EQ: How do we properly measure in science?
Warm up: Begin completing metric measures table notes (purple)
-Review Metric measures table notes (warm up)
-Review Volume calculations (HW)
-Model and practice volume calculations (real objects)
- Metric conversion group practice (Metric Mania)
HW: Metric conversion practice (Back of purple sheet)

Wednesday 9/30/15
EQ: What is Density?
What makes it an important value for objects?
Warm up: What does it mean when something is “dense” or not very “dense”?
-Video intro https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nIEzjN1cgZs
-Check and Review Metric conversions HW
-Practice volume measurements and calculations of real objects
Summary: Complete volume calculations
HW: Finish Volume Calculations

Thursday 10/1/15
EQ: What is Density?
What makes it an important value for objects?
Warm up: Go back to lab groups IF you need to finish any measurements and calculations of the calculator, soda, and tennis ball. IF NOT- Check your calculations at your desk!
-Review volume calculation answers
-Density notes
Summary: Density practice problems
HW: Finish Density Practice problems


Friday 10/2/15
EQ: What is Density?
What makes it an important value for objects?
Warm up: What makes something able to float?
-Will it float demo
-Inquiry observations and analysis
Summary: Review analysis and conclusions
HW: Have a watch funny movies and spend time with family kind of weekend!

Monday 10/5/15
EQ: How do we properly measure in science?
Warm up: What is density of an object with a mass of 20 g and a volume of 5 cm3?
-Introduce & do fluffy vs. stuffy
-Review fluffy vs stuffy and calculate
Summary: Fluffy vs stuffy conclusions
HW: Fluffy vs stuffy conclusions / calculations


Data:
Cotton 14.8 g 100 cm3
Peanuts 10.9 g 100 cm3
Sand 176.8 g 100 cm3
Stone 158.2 g 100 cm3

Tuesday 10/6/15
EQ: What is the relationship between mass and volume?
Warm up: Complete the Unit Rate practice problems (worksheet)
- Review fluffy vs stuffy conclusions
- Discuss the proper parts of a table and graph
- Mass-volume relationship lab
Summary: Create a graph of your group’s data.
HW: Finish completing a proper graph of your data and analyzing
Table 1: Mass and volume of different amounts of legos
Mass(g) Volume (cm3)
2 g 2 cm3
3.9 g 4 cm3
5.9 g 6 cm3
7.8g 8 cm 3
9.8 g 10 cm3

Wednesday 10/7/15
EQ: What is the relationship between mass and volume?
Warm up: Get out your HW Graph. Calculate the UNIT RATE for the data you see in your table (Hint: Use the first numbers and the last numbers).
-Review Lego lab conclusions and interpret graphs
-BrainPop Precision and Accuracy
Summary: Begin Measurement Review practice
HW: Measurement Review – Measurement Quiz Friday



Thursday 10/8/15
EQ: How do you measure properly in science?
Warm up: SILENTLY go over YOUR test insurance. Circle questions or words you struggled with or are unsure about. Be READY to ask questions.
- Check Test insurance answers
-Differentiated review (small groups)
Summary: Review game?
HW: Study Test Insurance for Measurement Quiz Tomorrow!

Friday 10/9/15
EQ: How do you measure properly in science?
Warm up: Get out Measurement review and study for 5 minutes!
-Measurement QUIZ
HW: Have a great fall break!

Wednesday 10/14/15
EQ: Can we accurately identify and compare objects by their density?
Warm up: Read the first page (front and back) of your density lab
-Introduce and Begin Density Lab #1
-Review directions & procedures
-Begin density lab #1 –EVERYONE MEASURES ALONE, SILENTLY!
-Complete measurements FIRST, then calculate
Summary: Complete calculations
HW: Do density calculations for lab #1 (if needed) Due Monday!

Thursday 10/15/15
EQ: Can we accurately identify and compare objects by their density?
Warm up: What can we conclude if two very similar looking objects have a different density?
-Review directions & procedures
-Complete density lab #1-EVERYONE MEASURES ALONE!
-Complete measurements FIRST, then calculate
Summary: Complete calculations
HW: Complete conclusions for lab #1 Due Monday

Friday 10/16/15
EQ: Can we accurately identify and compare objects by their density?
Warm up: What kind of numbers should we expect to get for our density answers?
Summary: CHECK ANSWERS & FINISH Density Lab #1
-Complete measurements FIRST, then calculate. All measurements should be finished in class.
HW: Finish Density lab calculations and conclusions

Monday 10/19/15
EQ: What are the big ideas of Meteorology?
Warm up: Look over your density lab one last time- Identify Density answers that might need to be re-measured or calculated.
- Finish and Turn in Density Labs
-WGAL daily forecast (this week’s weather)
Summary: What big ideas did you notice in our discussions?
HW: Start “This week’s weather” conclusions- Due Monday