Torgerson Science Agenda Calendar








Note, agendas are flexible lists of activites. Not all are done with all students

November 2013

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Monday:11-18


Homework:

Exit Slip:
  1. B-Pretest - 1 and done. Not for a grade
  2. Nye Heat Quiz

Agenda
  1. Class Rules and Procedures
    1. Class Procedures
    2. Agendas
    3. Quiz Help
    4. PowerSchool.- Homework & Make-Up Check grades.
    5. Downloading and filling in homework
    6. Uploading Homework - (1)Go to your workspace, (2)add to your science folder, (3) send to me.
    7. LearningCheckKnowledge Check Practice
  2. Essential Knowledge & Learning Checks & WordList
  3. Quia.com- Log in and Register for class KGGM833
  4. B-Pretest - 1 and done. Not for a grade
  5. Nye Heat & Quiz

NotebookNotebook
  •  
Tuesday:11-19

Get Started
  1. Quia.com- Log in and Register for class on the board
  2. Columns
  3. Battleship
  4. Millionaire
  5. Practice Heat Quiz

Homework:

Exit Slip:

Agenda
  1. Review Thermal Energy Adapted Reading
  2. Uploading Homework Add your name both in the file and at the end of the file name, period number first: Filename_#_YourName, then save to your workspace and send to me.
  3. Thermal Energy Notes
  4. Brainpop Temperature
  5. Brainpop Heat
  6. heat x-fer
    Heat Transfer from Metals to Water
  7. heat x-fer
    Gizmos Calorimetry Lab
  8. Textbook- Highlight facts in red and examples in blue.
  9. Guided Reading Worksheet pages 1 & 2 only
  10. Radiometers Infrared and Microwaves
  11. Lava/Glitter Lamps
  12. Stoves and Oven Mitts

Wednesday:11-20

Get Started
  1. discussion
  2. Matching, Wordsearch, Flash Cards, Concentration
  3. Columns
  4. Practice Heat Quiz

Homework:

Exit Slip:

You will create a small poster,cartoon,  PowerPoint, Prezi or other project showing the 3 ways heat moves. Use the notes, movies, and textbook.

  1. definitions of conduction, convection, radiation (pages  172-173) (Heat Booklet pages 23-28)
  2. diagrams and/or example pictures
  3. Three sentences comparing/contrasting Convection/Conduction/Radiation.

Agenda
  1. Review Nature of Heat Adapted Reading
  2. Radiometers Infrared and Microwaves
  3. Lava/Glitter Lamps
  4. Stoves and Oven Mitts
  5. Conduction & Convection Applet
  6. Nature of Heat Notes-Haiku Highlighting
  7. Study JamsHeat
  8. Nye Heat video
  9. Brainpop Heat
  10. Heat On The Move Poster- See Exit Slip above
  11. Textbook- Highlight facts in red and examples in blue.
  12. Guided Reading Questions mgr62
  13. heat x-fer
    Heat Transfer from Metals to Water
  14. heat x-fer
    Gizmos Calorimetry Lab
  15. molrcular motion
    Gizmos Heat Absorption

NotebookNotebook
  1. Notes format Science Journal Guidelines​
  2. Thermal Energy Transfer Notes-
Thursday:11-21

Get Started
  1. discussion
  2. Columns
  3. Battleship
  4. Millionaire
  5. Practice Heat Quiz

Homework:

Exit Slip:

You will create a small poster,cartoon,  PowerPoint, Prezi or other project showing the 3 ways heat moves. Use the notes, movies, and textbook.

  1. definitions of conduction, convection, radiation (pages  172-173) (Heat Booklet pages 23-28)
  2. diagrams and/or example pictures
  3. Three sentences comparing/contrasting Convection/Conduction/Radiation.

Agenda
  1. Brainpop Fire
  2. Heat Booklet Examples
  3. Thermal Energy and Heat video
  4. Heat On The Move Poster- See Exit Slip above
  5. Heat Transfer Virtual Activity​
  6. Conduction & Convection Applet
  7. Nature of Heat Notes-Haiku Highlighting
  8. Study JamsHeat
  9. Nye Heat video
  10. Brainpop Heat
  11. Textbook- Highlight facts in red and examples in blue.
  12. Guided Reading Questions mgr62
  13. Notes: Thermal Energy and States of Matter
  14. Thermal Energy and States of Matter Textbook
  15. States of Matter Texbook
  16. Guided Reading Questions mgr63
  17. Brainpop Matter Changing States take the review quiz
  18. Brainpop States of Matter take the review quiz
  19. Brainpop Changing States
  20. Global Warming


NotebookNotebook
  1. Notes: Thermal Energy and States of Matter
Friday:11-22

Get Started
  1. Practice Heat Quiz
  2. Battleship
  3. Millionaire
  4. Columns

Homework:
  • Weekend- Quia Games and Portal Activities
  • Make-Up work: Log into PowerSchool, click on low grades and do the linked work.

Exit Slip:
  1. Quia Student Log In- Register for your class period.
    1. 1st period class code: RDXNG937 ------------------------------------------------
    2. 2nd period class code: ECATC679 ------------------------------------------------
    3. 3rd period class code: BCKKR387 ------------------------------------------------
    4. 6th period class code: RFTE366 ------------------------------------------------
  2. Quia Heat Quiz & MB01 -

Agenda
  1. Review States of Matter Adapted Reading
  2. States of Matter Notes
  3. Guided Reading Questions mgr62
  4. Notes: Thermal Energy and States of Matter
  5. Thermal Energy and States of Matter Textbook
  6. States of Matter Texbook
  7. Guided Reading Questions mgr63
  8. Brainpop Matter Changing States take the review quiz
  9. Brainpop States of Matter take the review quiz
  10. Brainpop Changing States
  11.  Quia Heat Quiz & MB01
  12. Nye Atoms video and Quiz
  13. Start previewing the Atoms Site Page
  14. FrictionHistoric Models of the Atom
  15. molrcular motion Gizmos Atom Builder
    Worksheet
  16. TE
    Gizmos Bohr Model 1
    & Worksheet
    Bohr Model 2 & Worksheet
  17.  Quia Heat Quiz & MB01

NotebookNotebook

December 2013

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Monday:12-02
Get Started
  1. PowerSchool- Check your Quia Heat quiz grade and retake if needed.Class codes on Friday's get started.
  2. Quia Heat Quiz & MB01 -
  3. Practice Atoms Quiz
  4. Vocab Games
  5. Columns

Homework:

Exit Slip:

Agenda
  1. Essential Knowledge & Learning Checks & WordList
  2. Learning Check (Year-Long Growth Measure)
  3. Unit Overview Vocabulary
  4. Atoms Section Summary
  5. Nye Atoms Video  & Quiz

NotebookNotebook
  • none
  • Notebook due Friday- check the heat unit calendar entries for missing notes in your notebook.
Tuesday:12-03
Get Started
  1. discussion
  2. Columns
  3. Hangman
  4. Practice Atoms Quiz

Homework:

Exit Slip:

Agenda
  1. Review Homework Atoms Adapted Reading
  2. Atoms Notes - Haiku format with labeled diagrams see Notes Format
  3. Brainpop Atoms take the quiz and show me for a grade.
  4. Brainpop Atomic Models
  5. Click on this Video link-to play
  6. Build An Atom Workshop
  7. AudioBook- listen&read then record yourself

NotebookNotebook
  1. Atoms Notes - Haiku format with labeled diagrams see Notes Format
Friday:12-06
Get Started
  1. discussion
  2. Columns
  3. Hangman
  4. Battleship
  5. Millionaire
  6. Practice Atoms Quiz

Homework:

Exit Slip:
  • Atoms Quiz or (MB02)
  • Quia Heat Quiz or MB01 (if you have a low grade on it.  )
    1. 1st period class code: RDXNG937 ------------------------------------------------
    2. 2nd period class code: ECATC679 ------------------------------------------------
    3. 3rd period class code: BCKKR387 ------------------------------------------------
    4. 6th period class code: RFTE366 ------------------------------------------------
  • turn in your notebook Haiku format with labeled diagrams see Notes Format

Agenda
  1. Review Periodic Table Review and Reinforce
  2. Atomic Math- Quia Math Practice- Graded Formulas:
    • mass = P + N 
    • neutrons = mass - P
    • electrons = protons
    • worksheet
  3. Practice Quiz Atoms
  4. Brainpop Atoms take the quiz and show me for a grade.
  5. Brainpop Periodic Table of the Elements - take the review quiz
  6. Atoms Quiz or (MB02)
  7. Periodic Table Video- Register for Brightstorm
  8. PearsonPPT-ThumbAtoms Slideshow , Textbook or Adapted Textbook & Guided Reading Worksheet
  9. Atoms Reader & Quiz
  10. Elements Reader & Quiz

NotebookNotebook
Monday:12-09

Get Started

  1. PowerSchool.- Check your grades.
  2. Check your Quia Atoms & Heat quiz grades and retake if needed.
    1. Atoms Quiz or (MB02)
    2. Quia Heat Quiz or MB01
  3. Practice Matter Quiz
  4. Vocab Games - matter
  5. Columns - matter

Homework:

Exit Slip:
  • Video Questions

Agenda
  1. Essential Knowledge & Learning Checks & WordList
  2. Learning Check (Year-Long Growth Measure)
  3. Materials Science Video
  4. Describing Matter Video & Questions
  5. Study Jams Physical and Chemical Change Take the quiz
  6.  

NotebookNotebook
Tuesday:12-10

Get Started
  1. discussion
  2. Vocab Games
  3. Columns
  4. Practice Matter Quiz

Homework:

Exit Slip:

Agenda
  1. Review Matter Adapted Reading
  2. Describing Matter- Compare paper, matches, nails, vinegar and baking soda in these pictures
  3. Bohr Diagrams & Periodic Table Electron arrangement
  4. Brainpop Chemical Bonds
  5. Gizmos Enroll using these Class Codes
    1st- JQL6VBFQM9
    2nd- W5LVAEVYUM
    3rd- CA26PMWYPA
    6th- TXHLRQT38M
  6. TE Gizmos Covalent Bonds
  7. Brainpop Ions
  8. molrcular motion Gizmos Ionic Bonds

NotebookNotebook
Thursday:12-12

Get Started
  1. discussion
  2. Practice Matter Quiz
  3. Vocab Games
  4. Columns
  5. Hangman
  6. Battleship
  7. Millionaire

Homework:

Exit Slip:
  • none

Agenda
  1. Review Covalent Bonds Adapted Reading
  2. Textbook pages 65-69 Covalent Bonds- Highlight facts in red and examples in blue.
  3. Molecular Model Kits - Build molecules from the structural formulas
  4. Molecular Folmulas
    1. Molecular Formula Calculator
  5. Enrich

NotebookNotebook
  1. Covalent Bonds Summary
Monday:12-16
Get Started
  1. PowerSchool.- Check your grades.
  2. Retake Quia Molecules Quiz & MB03
  3. Practice Reactions Quiz
  4. Vocab Games
  5. Columns

Homework:

Exit Slip:

Agenda
  1. Essential Knowledge & Learning Checks & WordList
  2. Learning Check (Year-Long Growth Measure)
  3. Unit Overview Vocabulary & Reactions Section Summary
  4. Describing Reactions Notes - Haiku format with labeled diagrams see Notes Format
  5. Brainpop Body Chemistry
  6. Brainpop Photosynthesis
  7. Brainpop Cellular Respiration
  8. Brainpop Nitrogen Cycle
  9. Brainpop Carbon Cycle
  10. Molecular Workbench Applets
  11. PH Chemical Reactions-Fireworks
  12. Bill Nye Chemical Reactions Video & Quiz
  13. Fire and Fire Safety Discussion pages 40-43
  14. Textbook  & Guided Reading

NotebookNotebook
Tuesday:12-17
Get Started
  1. discussion
  2. Vocab Games
  3. Columns
  4. Hangman
  5. Practice Reactions Quiz

Homework:

Exit Slip:

Agenda
  1. Review Homework Describing Chemical Reactions Adapted Reading
  2. Molymod Model Kits
  3. Brainpop Chemical Equations take the quiz and show me for a grade.
  4. Molecular Model Kits - Build molecules from the structural formulas
    1. Go to your student workspace - science folder
    2. Open a new OneNote Document - titled "Chemical Reactions"
    3. Title Each page for each reaction ont tonight's homework.
    4. Insert a picture of the reactants and then the products you make onto each page. Label them.
  5. MolyMod Model Kits- Chemical Reactions
  6. build an atomPHET Build A Molecule Applet
  7. Describing Reactions Notes - Haiku format with labeled diagrams see Notes Format
  8. Chemistry InEverydayLife Reading and Notes
  9. Describing Chemical Reactions Worksheets
  10. Describing Chemical Reactions Adapted Text
  11. Mixing Bleach And Ammonia- Dangerous Reactions
  12. Types of equations
  13. Balancing Reactions Practice
  14. Brainpop Conservation of Mass
  15. Reactions Sim-conservation

NotebookNotebook
  1. Chemistry InEverydayLife Reading and Notes
  2. Describing Reactions Notes - Haiku format with labeled diagrams see Notes Format
Wednesday:12-18
Get Started
  1. discussion
  2. Vocab Games
  3. Columns
  4. Hangman
  5. Battleship
  6. Millionaire
  7. Practice Reactions Quiz

Homework:

Exit Slip:

Agenda
  1. Review Describing Chemical Reactions Review and Reinforce
  2. Molecular Model Kits - Build molecules from the structural formulas
    1. Go to your student workspace - science folder
    2. Open a your  OneNote Document - titled "Chemical Reactions"
    3. Title page 2 Decomposition and 3 Replacement.
    4. Insert a picture of the reactants and then the products you make onto each page. Label them.
    5. Page 1 H2O synthesis
    6. Page 2 H202 decomposition
    7. Page 3, replacement
  3. build an atomPHET Build A Molecule Applet
  4. MolyMod Model Kits- Balancing Chemical Reactions
  5. Click on this Video link-to playReactions
  6. Screenshot of the simulation Balancing Chemical Equations
    Balancing Chemical Equations
  7. molrcular motion
    Gizmos Balancing Reactions

    Worksheet
    1. Parts of Equations
    2. Balancing Equations Workshop
    3. Worksheet Practice
    4. Reaction Rates Sim
    5. SCA_B04 Practice Chemistry

NotebookNotebook
  1. Describing Reactions Notes - Haiku format with labeled diagrams see Notes Format
Friday:12-20
Get Started
  1. discussion
  2. Practice Reactions Quiz

Homework:

Exit Slip:

Agenda
  1. Review Controling Reactions Review Worksheet
  2. B04 Chemical Reactions Quiz or (MB04)
  3. Reaction Rates Experimental Design
  4. Antoine Lavoisier - research and make a PowerPoint, Prezi, or other presentation
  5. Scientific Method
  6. PHET - Science Applets - Exploration
  7. Hooda Physics
  8. Gizmos Enroll using these Class Codes
    1st- JQL6VBFQM9
    2nd- W5LVAEVYUM
    3rd- CA26PMWYPA
    6th- TXHLRQT38M
  9. TE Gizmos Collision Theory
  10. Reaction Rates Reaction Rates
  11. Screenshot of the simulation Concentration Concentration
  12. Catalysts
  13. Enzyme Docking
  14. heat x-fer Gizmos Limiting Reactants

NotebookNotebook

January 2014

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Tuesday:1-7
Get Started
  1. discussion
  2. Vocab Games
  3. Columns
  4. Hangman
  5. Practice Waves Quiz

Homework:

Exit Slip:
  • none

Agenda
  1. Review Homework What Are Waves Adapted Reading
  2. Notes: Properties of Waves
  3. Hands-On-Ropes and Springs
  4. Waves On A String
  5. NCTM Wave
  6. Properties Of Waves Book With Spring Waves
  7. Atomic Interactions
    Bar Waves
  8. molrcular motion
    Gizmos Longitudinal Wave
  9. Pressure-Temp Applet
    Gizmos Earthquake Station

NotebookNotebook
  1. Notes: Properties of Waves
Thursday:1-9
Get Started
  1. discussion
  2. Columns
  3. Battleship
  4. Millionaire
  5. Practice Waves Quiz

Homework:

Exit Slip:

Agenda
  1. Properties of Waves​ powerPoint Manipulative
  2. Review Interactions of Waves Adapted Reading
  3. wave table
  4. States Waves On A String what happens when two waves collide? Same and opposite sides. (On the test!)
  5. scrnshot Interference
  6. Atomic Interactions Ripple Tank
  7. Atomic Interactions Membrane
  8. SquareMembrane Square Membrane
  9. TE
    Gizmos Ripple Tank
  10. B05 Waves Quiz or (MB05)

NotebookNotebook
  1. none
Friday:1-10
Get Started
  1. Make-Up Work on PowerSchool
  2. B05 Waves Quiz or (MB05)

Homework:

Exit Slip:

Agenda
  1. Make-Up Work on PowerSchool
  2. retake if necessary B05 Waves Quiz or (MB05)
  3. Sandy Hook Snowflake Project
  4. Discovery Video: The Day The Earth Nearly Died. What happened when the Earth nearly dies the last few times?
  5. Wikipedia- List of predicited End of the World dates
  6. LA Times- 2012 End of the World Prediction

NotebookNotebook
Monday:1-13

Get Started

  1. PowerSchool.- Check your grades and click on make-up to get your grades up.
  2. Check your Quia Waves Quiz and Waves Math grades and retake if less than 80%.
  3. Practice Sound Quiz
  4. Vocab Games
  5. Columns

Homework:

Exit Slip:
  1. Bill Nye Sound Video & Questions

Agenda
  1. Essential Knowledge & Learning Checks & WordList
  2. Learning Check (Year-Long Growth Measure)
  3. Keep working on make-up for midterms
  4. Bill Nye Sound Video & Questions

NotebookNotebook
  • Notebook due Friday- check the heat unit calendar entries for missing notes in your notebook.
Wednesday:1-15
Get Started
  1. discussion
  2. Vocab Games
  3. Columns
  4. Hangman
  5. Battleship
  6. Millionaire
  7. Practice Sound Quiz

Homework:

Exit Slip:
  • Brainpop Quiz

Agenda
  1. Review Properties of Sound Adapted Reading
  2. Notes Properties of Sound
  3. Brainpop Sound do the review quiz Á show me your quiz score for a grade.
  4. Brainpop Recording Sound
  5. DopplerDoppler Effect
  6. TEGizmos Doppler Shift
  7. wavelength & frequency review activity
    • ​Pitch Pipes & Strings
  8. membrane activity- tupperware & saran-wrap drum- amplitude & loudness, frequancy & pitch
  9. build an atomSound Synthesis Applet
  10. Garage Band Interference, Pitch
  11. Sound Reading Essentials
  12. Texptbook: Properties of Sound: Highlight facts in red and examples in blue.
  13. Audiobook: Properties Of Sound
  14. Enrich

NotebookNotebook
  1. Notes Properties of Sound
Friday:1-17
Get Started
  1. Practice Sound Quiz
  2. Columns
  3. Hangman
  4. Battleship
  5. Millionaire

Homework:

Exit Slip:

Agenda
  1. Review Hearing Adapted Reading
  2. SL-BookCh2-4Hearing
  3. Quia Sound Quiz & MB06
  4. Brainpop Hearing do the review quiz Á show me your quiz score for a grade.
  5. StudyJams Hearing do the review quiz Á show me your quiz score for a grade.
  6. NIH The EarNIH The Ear
  7. The EarNobel Prize Hearing
  8. Hearing Loss Simulator- BetterHearing.org
  9. Starkey Hearing Loss Simulator
  10. CICS Hearing Loss Samples
  11. AboutSound
  12. Exploratorium Music​
  13. Ripple Tank Interference

NotebookNotebook
  •  graded
Monday:1-20 No School
Get Started
  1. Essential Knowledge & Learning Checks & WordList
  2. Learning Check (Year-Long Growth Measure)
  3. PowerSchool.- Check your grades. Retake Quia Sound Quiz & MB06 if necessary.
  4. Vocab Games
  5. Columns
  6. Practice E-M Waves Quiz

Homework:

Exit Slip:
  • Light and EM Waves video and Quiz

Agenda
  1. Unit Overview VocabularySection Summary, Project Preview
  2. Nature of Electromagnetic Waves Adapted Reading - In-class assignment.
  3. Notes - Nature of Electromagnetic Waves - Haiku format with labeled diagrams see Notes Format
  4. Brainpop- Electromagnetic Spectrum - take the quiz
  5. Light & EM Waves video and Quiz
  6. Video: Putting the Electromagnetic Spectrum to Use
  7. molrcular motion Gizmos Additive Color for video screens & Worksheet
  8. TE Gizmos Subtractive Color  for printing & Worksheet
  9. PowerPoint Color tools- Create a blank document
    • ​make a shape and select the RGB (additive) and CMYK (subtractive) color selection sliders.

NotebookNotebook
Wednesday:1-22
Get Started
  1. Project- Get your materials & start work
  2. Homework check

Homework:
  • Finish the Electromagnetic Spectrum Project Worksheet

Exit Slip:

Agenda
  1. Review Transmitting EM Waves Adapted Reading
  2. See yesterday's agenda and the unit page for more resources
  3. Electromagnetic Spectrum Project Page
Enrichment Activities
(After you have completed your project and turned it in.)
NotebookNotebook
  •  none
Thursday:1-23
Get Started
  1. Project- Get your materials & start work
  2. Homework check

Homework:
  • Finish the Electromagnetic Spectrum Project Worksheet

Exit Slip:

Agenda
  1. See yesterday's agenda and the unit page for more resources
  2. Electromagnetic Spectrum Project Page
Enrichment Activities
(After you have completed your project and turned it in.)
NotebookNotebook
  •  none
Friday:1-23
Get Started
  1. Practice E-M Waves Quiz
  2. Quia Electromagnetic Waves Quiz & MB07
  3. Vocab Games
  4. Columns
  5. Hangman

Homework:
  • PowerSchool make-up quizzes and work.

Exit Slip:

Agenda
  1. See yesterday's agenda and the unit page for more resources
  2. Review Producing Visible Light Adapted Reading
  3. Reflection and Mirrors Notes - Haiku format with labeled diagrams see Notes Format
  4. Bill Nye Light Optics Video & Quiz

NotebookNotebook

February 2014

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Monday:2-3
Get Started
  1. Check PowerSchool
  2. Retake B08 Light Waves Quiz or (MB08) if needed
  3. Vocab Games
  4. Columns
  5. Hangman
  6. Practice Magnets Quiz

Homework:

Exit Slip:

Agenda
  1. Essential Knowledge & Learning Checks & WordList
  2. Learning Check (Year-Long Growth Measure)
  3. Unit Overview Vocabulary & Unit Overview
  4. Bill Nye Magnets Video & Quiz
  5. Imagineering Magnetism Quiz

NotebookNotebook
  • next
Tuesday:2-4
Get Started
  1. discussion
  2. Vocab Games
  3. Columns
  4. Hangman
  5. Battleship
  6. Practice Magnets Quiz

Homework:

Exit Slip:

Agenda
  1. Review What Is Magnetism? Adapted Reading
  2. Notes: Nature Of Magnetism
  3. Brainpop Magnetism: Take the quiz and show methe score for agrade
  4. Measure Magnetic Force Over a Distance with Magnetix.
  5. Is It Magnetic? Copy the table into your notebook and record your data.
  6. Magnet Activities-Liem- floating paper clip, hanging magnets, compass-magnetic confusion, temporary magnet.
  7. Magnet Activities-TOPS-Pole Interacions, bb pick-up with magnetix, weak link-through paper, table, etc.
  8. The Mystery Of Magnets (National Geographic)
    1. Worksheets
  9. Audiobook

NotebookNotebook
Friday:2-7
Get Started
  1. discussion
  2. Vocab Games
  3. Columns
  4. Hangman
  5. Battleship
  6. Practice Magnets Quiz

Homework:

Exit Slip:

Agenda
  1. Review Inside A Magnet Review and Reinforce
  2. B09 Magnets Quiz or (MB09)

NotebookNotebook
  • turn in notebooks
Monday:2-17
No School
Get Started
  1. PowerSchool.- Check your grades.
  2. retake Quia Static Quiz & (MB10) if necessary
  3. Vocab Games
  4. Columns
  5. Hangman
  6. Practice Current Quiz
  7. Practice Final Exam

Homework:

Exit S


Friday:2-28
No School
Friday:3-7  
Get Started

Homework:

Exit Slip:
  • Scientific Method Experimental Design Project

Agenda
  1. Scientific Method Experimental Design Project
  2. Modern Marvels- Edison Tech
    1. Notebook- two columns
    2. invention
    3. what the invention led to today
 
No School