RUTH DOYLE MIDDLE SCHOOL
Claim. Evidence. Reasoning
Now that we have the first week of school under our belt it's time to buckle down and get to work! This week we are going to focus on the scientific method and incorporating the concepts of observing, questioning, and predicting from last week.
This week we will also be passing out information for our first project "At Home Scientific Method" which will be due in 2-3 weeks. This information will be going out on Friday!
Week at a Glance:
Monday: Practice "Give me 5", Discuss Absence/Tardy and Make Up work, Discuss Fire drill and Tornado Drill - Watch Bill Nye Video "Do it yourself science" and worksheet (10 pts)
Tuesday: Same as Monday...
Wednesday: M&M Lab (10 pts), Scientific Method Flip Chart (10 pts)
Thursday: Same as Wednesday...
Friday: Quiz over class rules and procedures, Learn Student Oath, Parent Inventory, "At home scientific method" project introduction and paperwork (50 pts)