RUTH DOYLE MIDDLE SCHOOL
Claim. Evidence. Reasoning
This week we begin our study of the 2nd system of Earth... the Hydrosphere! First we'll review our quiz from last Friday. Then I will introduce the "capstone project" and talk about what's expected and when it's due. Finally we will start our study of the hydrosphere on Earth!
The students will have a quiz over they hydrosphere on Friday (Sept. 29) for 19 points! Students will receive a Study Guide on Monday (Tuesday) so they will know what they should be able to do on the quiz.
Week at a Glance:
MONDAY (TUESDAY): "Quiz Review, Capstone Project, Data Collection"
1 - Review Quiz Results
4 - Study Guide
5 - Capstone Project
6 - ENGAGE: Earth Spin
7 - EXPLORE: Chart results, graph, draw conclusions!
WEDNESDAY (THURSDAY): "Graphing Fresh Water vs. Salt Water"
1 - ENGAGE: Show video "Show me the water"
2 - EXPLORE 1: "Water, water everywhere!" - Graphing salt water vs. fresh water
4 - EVALUATE: Graph and Data Analysis - link to lab sheet (20 points)
FRIDAY: "Video - Bill Nye: Water Cycle"
1 - Reflect on our learning for the week (Journal Entry)
2 - Return graded work!
3 - Bill Nye: Water Cycle (Conference Time)