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Contact Mrs. King: KBKing@lenoircityschools.net

Course Level Expectations    SCI 3202

TN Core   Common Core

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2nd Semester -  4th Block

January 2015

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

5

Teacher In-service/ Student Holiday

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1st Day for Students

Introduction

bulletCourse objectives
bulletNewsletter
bullet Supply list
bulletWebsite navigation
bullet Safety agreement
bulletIssue Textbook CDs
bullet Safety rules

 

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Lab Safety

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Notes

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Safety in Lab

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Draw floor plan

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Label equipment

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Explain use of each item

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Writing in Science

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Practice setting up a document and sharing it with your lab partners in Google Drive

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Review how to cite in APA

bullet Reading and writing requirements
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How to write a self-reflection

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PSL - For Scientific Articles

9

Safety Test

Assemble Interactive Notebooks (INB)

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TOC and grading

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Insert handouts

The Nature of Science

bulletRead Chapter 1, know vocabulary and key concepts on page 24

 

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Pre-Test

bulletStudent Baseline Assessment
bullet*Does not count as a grade

The Nature of Science

bulletRead Chapter 1, know vocabulary and key concepts on page 24

13

Scientific Method

bulletCreate foldable
bulletNotes
bulletIV & DV
bulletVocabulary, page 7 in textbook

 

Resource: IV & DV

 

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Measurement

bulletCreate a data table
bulletMeasure 30 items using the metric measurements

15

Consumer Study Lab

bulletTesting detergents
bulletSet up INB, page 18 and 19
bulletApply the scientific method

Due: metric measurement worksheet

16

Quiz

Organize Notebook

Graphing

bulletFoldable, INB pg. 20
bulletDefine types of graphs using class handout
bulletHistogram,  INB pg. 21

Resource: Video notes on graphing

19

Teacher In-service/ Student Holiday

20

Review types of graphs: graphing

Math in Science

bulletUnits of Measure
bulletSignificant Figures
bulletScientific Notation

Worksheet:

bulletScientific notation

Due: histogram worksheet

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Lab: Make a Balance

bulletFollow protocol
bulletRecord data
bulletSignificant figures

 

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Write a unit reflection

bulletChrome book - set up a document, share with me
bulletFollow the rubric for writing a reflection
bullet CLE/SPIs for Phy. Sci.
bulletPrint a copy of your reflection to turn in by Wednesday, 1/28/15

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Quiz

Small Scale Balance

bulletTesting design
bullet Test your design and make sure it will mass objects accurately
bulletFollow engineering  design and scientific method
bulletReevaluate/ improve design
bulletMake weights for your scale

 

Home learning: Read chapter 2 - Properties of Matter

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New Unit: Matter

bulletTable of contents for unit 2
bulletRead Chapter 2
bulletProperties of matter notes
bulletWorksheet, Ch 2.1 and 2.2

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Matter

bulletFinish reading chapter 2
bulletStandard Deviants video clip on matter
bulletWorksheet: 2.3 and  chemical properties

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Matter

bulletComplete Virtual Lab: States of Matter and Elements
bulletRecord your data

Make a poster demonstrating the following:

bulletClassification of Matter
bulletPhysical properties
bulletChemical Properties

Present to the class

Due: Unit 1 Reflection, Notebook check

29

Density Virtual Lab

bulletFollow protocol
bulletRecord data
bullet Lab 1
bullet Lab 2

Due at end of class

30

School closed due to excessive illnesses

 

 

 

February 2015

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

2

States of Matter

bulletProperties of water
bullet USGS Water Science
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Video Survey

Finish worksheets from last week

Read chapter 3

Absent: Watch How Stuff Works Properties of water and complete survey above

Due: January Daily Journals

3

Quiz

bulletChemical & Physical Properties
bulletProperties of water

 

Forensics Lab

bulletUsing properties to identify materials

 

Home learning: Read chapter 3

4

Catch Up Day

bulletRead chapters 2 and 3
bulletOrganize INB
bulletMake up ALL missed tests, quizzes, lab paperwork, etc.

 

5

Gas Laws Lab

bulletRead about gas laws in chapter 3

Log into classroom.google.com and complete the assignment and submit it

Next, complete virtual lab #2

bullet Follow protocol for States of Matter
bulletRecord results in data table  and answer all 5 questions

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Pep Rally @ 2:50

 

Finish Virtual Lab

Resource: Chem 4 Kids

 

 

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Measurement Lab

bulletPractice sig figs and metric SI units
bulletUnit conversions

10

Review for Test

bulletMetric measurement
bulletSignificant figures
bulletChemical / physical properties
bulletSolid, liquid and gas
bulletDensity

 

11

Test

bulletCh 1-3.1

Read

bulletChapter 3.2 (Gas Laws) and 3.3 (Phase Changes)
bulletComplete worksheets

12

Gas Laws & Phase Changes

bulletReview worksheets

Research

bulletUse Chromebook, set up a presentation
bulletResearch gas laws and phase changes
bulletInclude examples, illustrations and video clip
bulletDocument all resources

13

Work on Presentations

bulletEveryone must be prepared to present on Tuesday

16

Teacher In-service/ Student Holiday

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School closed due to inclement weather

 

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School closed due to inclement weather

 

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School closed due to inclement weather

 

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School closed due to inclement weather

 

 

 

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2 hour delay: inclement weather

Gas Laws & Phase Changes

bullet3.3 Vocabulary terms
bulletReview ch 3 study guides
bulletMath practice: gas laws

 

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School closed due to inclement weather

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School closed due to inclement weather

 

 

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School closed due to inclement weather

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School closed due to inclement weather

Continue working on your presentations.  Teams will present on Monday 3/2/2015



March 2015

Daylight Saving Time begins March 8

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

2

Gas Laws & Phase Change Presentations

 

 

 

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Gas Laws & Phase Change Presentations

bulletFinish last 2 presentations

Atomic Structure

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Chapter 4 notes

bulletElectron configuration

Log into Google Classroom

bulletComplete Part of the Atom  & Bohr model worksheets

Resource: Boseman

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Atomic Structure

bulletReview electron configuration

Periodic Table

bulletNotes (uploaded to G. Classroom)
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Label the table activity

5

School closed due to inclement weather

Organize INB

6

Snow Schedule: One hour delay

Quiz

bulletpg. 138, questions 1-5

Periodic Table

bulletCreate foldable (5 papers)
bulletResearch the properties of representative groups/families
bulletResearch essential and non essential or harmful  elements, highlight the foods you normally consume.

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Spring Break

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Spring Break

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Spring Break

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Spring Break

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Spring Break

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Periodic Table

bulletLog into Google Classroom
bulletResearch essential, non essential and harmful  elements in the foods we eat
bulletResearch  the foods you normally consume and find out what elements they contain
bulletWrite what the elements do, what effects they have on the body, and what over exposure to them would cause

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Chemical Bonding

bulletRead chapter 6
bulletNotes- types of bonds
bulletComplete guided reading packet

18

Chemical Bonding

bulletIonic Bonding Activity
bullet Cut out  ion chips and use to fill out practice problems
bullet6.3 worksheet, naming compounds and writing formulas

19

Chemical Bonding

bulletReview Ionic Bonding Activity
bulletPolyatomic ions practice problems

Due at end of class

20

Quiz

Chemical Bonding

bulletMolecular weight notes
bulletMolar mass worksheet -practice problems

 

Due: Ch 6 worksheets and Research on essential elements in food

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Balancing Equations

bulletNotes - uploaded to Google Classroom
bullet5 practice problems

 

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Activity Schedule: Registration

Organize INB

Review

bulletFormulas with polyatomic ions practice problems

 

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Activity Schedule: Registration

Balancing Equations

bulletComplete equations given in class

Begin writing your unit 2 reflection.  Follow the rubric on page 10 of your interactive notebook. Due April 1, 2015

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Activity Schedule: Registration

Review yesterday's work

Work on Unit 2 Reflection

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Review for test

bulletKahoot

 

30

Test

bulletPeriodic table
bulletBonding
bulletIons
bulletBalancing equations

Due: INB Check

Energy Unit

bulletRead chapter 15
bulletDefine the vocabulary terms on page 468

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Energy

bulletComplete virtual labs
bullet Energy, Energy Sources

Research

bulletComplete instructions are on Google Classroom
bulletCreate a PPT, write about your research and cite your sources.  Include photos.

Due: Daily journals for March


April 2015

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

1

Energy

bulletContinue with PPT from yesterday
bulletCome up with a design to make the most efficient turbine based on information on the following site: Wind and Solar Energy

Due: Unit 2 Reflection

2

Energy Lab

bulletCome up with a design to make the most efficient turbine based on information on the following site: Wind and Solar Energy
bulletDesign wind turbines
bulletBuild/test turbines

 

 

3

Easter Break

6

Easter Break

7

Energy Lab

bulletBuild/test turbines
bulletTest turbines (outside if weather permits)

 

8

Energy Lab

bulletTest models

9

Energy

bulletNotes
bulletHeat energy & transfer
bulletTemperature scales

10

Energy

bulletNotes - foldable
bulletDiscovery Education
bulletForce, Motion, PE & KE

 

13

Quiz

bulletHeat transfer

Energy Unit

bulletProgress report- complete any missing assignments
bulletOrganize INB
bulletRead chapter 16

14

Energy

bulletGuided reading chapter 16
bulletWork math problems

15

Energy

bulletNotes: Waves and sound
bulletGuided reading chapter 17
bulletWaves and sound math problems

16

Energy

bulletEM Spectrum
bulletWork on Guided Reading packets & review answers
bulletRead study guides for  chapter 17 (pg. 526) and chapter 18 (pg. 564) .
bulletMake flash cards for vocabulary terms.

17

Quiz

bulletThermal energy
bulletWaves, sound and light

Energy

bulletNotes
bulletNuclear Fission & Fusion

Homework: Research solar oven designs and bring cardboard and materials for your design to build in class

20 End of T7

Energy Lab

bulletDesign/build a small scale working solar oven
bulletLab report required
bulletWe will test your designs Wednesday

 

21

Energy Lab

bulletDesign/build a small scale working solar oven
bulletSolar oven challenge  tomorrow

Homework: Bring in food item ingredients to cook in your oven tomorrow

22

Energy Lab

bulletSolar Oven Challenge
bulletBring items to cook in your solar oven
bulletWeather permitting

Alternative

bulletCheck and review chapter 16 & 17 worksheets

23

Energy Lab

If rained out yesterday

bulletSolar Oven Challenge
bulletBring items to cook in your solar oven
bulletLab report due Monday

 

24

Yearbook Signing

Energy

bulletComplete lab report for solar oven lab and share with me through Google Drive

Due: Solar Oven lab report

27

Quiz (solve math problems)

Nuclear Energy

bulletFat Man and Little Boy
bulletVideo Survey

Due: Ch 18 guided reading

28

Nuclear Energy

bulletFinish Fat Man and Little Boy
bulletVideo Survey

Home learning: read chapter 10

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Nuclear Energy

bulletCh 10
bulletNotes on nuclear energy

 

30

Review for test

bulletKahoot

 

 

 

 

 



 May 2015

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

1

Test

bulletEnergy Unit

Motion & Forces in Nature

bulletRead chapter 12
bulletComplete 12.1-12.4 worksheets

4

Motion & Forces in Nature

bulletRead chapter 12
bulletComplete and review  12.1-12.4 worksheets
bulletNotes
bulletNewton's Laws
bulletConservation of momentum

5

Motion & Forces in Nature

bulletNotes: Speed, position, time, velocity and acceleration (uploaded to GC)
bulletCalculating acceleration worksheet

Turn in worksheets

6

Review worksheet answers

INB

bulletOrganize INB
bulletWrite Energy Unit Reflection

7

Balloon Car Lab

bulletBuild and test car
bulletComplete all questions and lab report
bulletReview Balloon Car PPT on Google  Classroom
bulletSet up lab report and perform trials

8

Balloon Car Lab

bulletModify your car
bulletComplete all questions and lab report
bulletBalloon Car Race - winner is the car that goes the greatest distance

 

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Apollo 13

bulletStudy of propulsion, scientific method and the positive effects team work
bulletWrite a summary

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Apollo 13

bulletMission patch

Due: Energy Unit Reflection

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Independent study

bulletWork on Mission Patch
bulletReview progress report and turn in any missing work for T8
bulletOrganize Interactive Notebook
bulletWork on final exam study guide

 

Due: Video survey and analysis questions from Apollo 13

14

Independent study

bulletOrganize Interactive Notebook
bulletWork on final exam study guide

15

Review for Final

4th Block Social

bulletStudents bring in snack items to share
bulletStudy for Final Exam
bulletOrganize INB

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Final Exams 1/2 day

bulletBlock 1 and 2

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Final Exams 1/2 day

bulletBlock 3 & 4
bulletFinal exam study guide and Interactive Notebook Due

Last day for students

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Last Day for Teachers

 

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Mrs. King's Science Class
Educate for

 

MY RESPONSIBILITIES AS YOUR TEACHER

1. To treat you with respect and care as an individual
2. To provide you an orderly classroom environment
3. To provide the necessary discipline
4. To provide the appropriate motivation
5. To teach you the required content
 

YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES AS MY STUDENT

1. To treat me with respect and care as an individual
2. To attend classes regularly
3. To be cooperative and not disruptive
4. To study and do your work (SUCCESS = EFFORT)
5. To learn to master the required content

-First Days of School by Harry Wong


Last modified: May 13, 2015