WEDNESDAY AUG 30
Introductions; Lab activity "Lifesavers"; Check out books; Go over expectations
Homework: COVER YOUR BOOK!!! Purchase Science Journal; READ pp 5-9, 20-25
THURSDAY AUG 31
Lab "Lifesavers" con't; Scientific Method and Data Collection; Graphing (pie charts)
FRIDAY SEPT. 1
Metric Measurement (meters); Lab "Race Day"; Graphing (line); SCIENTIFIC ATTITUDE
Homework: Read PP 10-17
NO SCHOOL MONDAY SEPT.!!! 4
For 2 pts of EXTRA CREDIT.... read pp 18-19 and check out the "Useful Link" below for more information about animation using motion capture. Click on "Quiz Sesson Log In" at the bottom of this page and enter "motion capture". You will take a short, 4 question, multiple choice quiz to earn the extra credit.
TUESDAY SEPT. 5
Metric Units and Conversions
Check: Book cover, parent signature and journal are due today.
Homework: Read tomorrow's lab pp 26-27; Complete metric worksheet
WEDNESDAY SEPT 6
Lab 1-1 "Identifying and Controlling Variables"
Homework:Complete Lab 1-1 (if necessary)
THURSDAY SEPT 7
Safety; Review experimental desing process
Homework: Study for quiz; OPTIONAL: take the chapter 1 review "java quiz" in the activity section below.
FRIDAY SEPT. 8
QUIZ: CHAPTER 1