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Friday, March 13th, 2020

posted Mar 13, 2020, 3:43 AM by Mary Bozenmayer

Do Now:                   
1. Did you set up your notebook for Unit 6?   (grab a tab, put it on table of contents, set up a Do Now page, set up vocab pages, add to the index tab, page numbers....)

Today's Goals:     Intro to WAVES
1. Let's explore all the ways that WAVES are around us: WaveWatch Activity

Homework: 
Waves Formatives (2 of them!) are due Monday 3/16 (paper & digital form!)

Thursday, March 12th, 2020

posted Mar 12, 2020, 3:40 AM by Mary Bozenmayer   [ updated Mar 12, 2020, 4:40 AM ]

Do Now:                   
1. Take out your Unit 5 Study Guide / notes and STUDY! Test today!

Today's Goals:     Thermal Energy Test Day!
1. Show what you know about THERMAL ENERGY TRANSFER! (on the test)
2. If you didn't do it yet, complete the self/peer reflection . (due TONIGHT!)
3. Work on the Waves Formatives (2) - paper worksheet (Waves Pre-Check) and digital form- Waves Formative #2. (due Monday)

Homework: 
Self/Peer Reflection (STP) due TONIGHT @11:59pm
Waves Formatives (2 of them!) are due Monday 3/16 (paper & digital form!)

Wednesday, March 11th, 2020

posted Mar 11, 2020, 4:13 AM by Mary Bozenmayer

Do Now:                   
1. Take out your Unit 5 Study Guide Part 2 to be checked in!
2. Take a look at the shelters until the bell rings. 

Today's Goals:     Thermal Energy Review Day!
1. What do you still need help on? When you're good, we can play:
    GIMKIT        QUIZLET LIVE        QUIZIZZ (code: 858507) 
2. If you didn't yesterday & don't want to play, complete the self/peer reflection .

Homework: 
Self/Peer Reflection (STP) due Thursday 3/12 @11:59pm
Thermal Energy Test Thurs 3/12

Tuesday, March 10th, 2020

posted Mar 10, 2020, 3:40 AM by Mary Bozenmayer

Do Now:                   Early Dismissal Schedule Today!
1. Take out your notes/study with a buddy. Save the Penguins Final Assessment today!

Today's Goals:      SAVE THE PENGUINS Finale!
1. Show what you have learned about the Penguins Project! 
2. After the test, reflect on your own work, and your that of your teammates.
3. More time? Finish up the Unit 5 Study Guide. 

Homework: 
Unit 5 Study Guide Part 2 due Wednesday 3/11
Self/Peer Reflection (STP) due Thursday 3/12 @11:59pm
Thermal Energy Test Thurs 3/12

Monday, March 9th, 2020

posted Mar 9, 2020, 3:39 AM by Mary Bozenmayer

Do Now:                   
1. To prepare for evaluation day: 
  • place your team's shelter and your team folder at a lab table.
2. Sit at your desk. Take out Part 1 of the Unit 5 Study Guide to be checked in.

Today's Goals:      SAVE THE PENGUINS Continues...
Shelter Evaluation Day- do the shelters meet the specs? 

Homework: 
STUDY! Part 1 of the Unit 5 Test (on Save the Penguins project) is TOMORROW!
Unit 5 Study Guide Part 2 due Wednesday 3/11
Penguins Final Assessment Tues 3/10, Thermal Energy Test Thurs 3/12

Friday, March 6th, 2020

posted Mar 6, 2020, 3:47 AM by Mary Bozenmayer

Do Now:                   
1. Show you are ready to begin by going to the lab table and by: 
  • having your shelter, the self check paperwork, a scale, and a stopwatch.
  • sitting quietly with your team, waiting for instructions.  

Today's Goals:      SAVE THE PENGUINS Continues...
Shelter Test Day!   Let's see how well our penguins survive 30 minutes in the oven!

Homework: 
Unit 5 Study Guide Part 1 due Monday 3/9, Part 2 due Wednesday 3/11
Penguins Final Assessment Tues 3/10, Thermal Energy Test Thurs 3/12

Thursday, March 5th, 2020

posted Mar 5, 2020, 3:41 AM by Mary Bozenmayer   [ updated Mar 5, 2020, 6:12 AM ]

Do Now:                   
1. Turn your TE-UP into the class inbox. BE SURE YOUR NAME IS ON IT. 
2. On your Do Now page, write today's date and answer the following: 
"What are the 'finishing touches' your shelter needs? Have you met all requirements (volume, entrance height, ramp angle, interior space)?

Today's Goals:      SAVE THE PENGUINS Continues...
Finish building!    (Last minute fixes? Flex today or after school!)

Homework: 
Unit 5 Study Guide Part 1 due Monday 3/9, Part 2 due Wednesday 3/11
Penguins Final Assessment Tues 3/10, Thermal Energy Test Thurs 3/12

Wednesday, March 4th, 2020

posted Mar 4, 2020, 3:41 AM by Mary Bozenmayer   [ updated Mar 4, 2020, 4:17 AM ]

Do Now:                     Period Order Today: 1,2,3,8,5,6,7,4
1. On your Do Now page, write today's date and answer the following: 
"Give an approximate estimate of how many minutes of build time you will need to complete your shelter well." 

Today's Goals:      SAVE THE PENGUINS Continues...
1. Group Proposal (if you are STILL not finished & approved!)
2. Continue building!    (BUILDING CONTINUES     THURSDAY)

Homework: 
TE-UP practice worksheet (will be reviewed by Ms. Boze- do your best!)
Penguins Final Assessment Tues 3/10 Study Guide HERE

Tuesday, March 4th, 2020

posted Mar 3, 2020, 3:33 AM by Mary Bozenmayer   [ updated Mar 3, 2020, 4:01 AM ]

Do Now:                     Character Ed Meeting Today: Sweet Shamrocks   
1. On your Do Now page, write today's date and answer the following: 
"Make a brief game plan for how you will construct your shelter- first, second, third...." 

Today's Goals:      SAVE THE PENGUINS Continues...
1. Why do people use insulation in both hot and cold environments?  
2. Group Proposal (when you are finished, get it signed off so you can build Tues.!)
3. Start building!    (BUILDING CONTINUES     WEDNESDAY & THURSDAY)

Homework: 
EdPuzzle: Climate Change (in Google Classroom) due Tuesday 3/3 @ 11:59pm
Penguins Final Assessment Tues 3/10 Study Guide HERE

Monday, March 2nd, 2020

posted Mar 2, 2020, 3:39 AM by Mary Bozenmayer   [ updated Mar 2, 2020, 11:55 AM ]

Do Now:                        
1. On your Do Now page, write today's date and answer the following: 
"Did looking at the data for EVERYONE's materials tests change your ideas of what materials to use at all? Why/how?" 
 
Today's Goals:      SAVE THE PENGUINS Continues...
1. If needed: Finish Materials Testing Data Analysis
View results HERE          Complete this worksheet 
2. Group Proposal (when you are finished, get it signed off so you can build Tues.!)

Homework: 
EdPuzzle: Climate Change (in Google Classroom) due Tuesday 3/3 @ 11:59pm
Building supplies must be here by Tuesday 3/3

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