(1.1 from textbook)
Documents: Chapter 1 Vocabulary, Motion Review
HW: Study for quiz on Wednesday - Motion/Position/Frame of Reference
Tuesday: Today students checked their answers to 1.2 Questions from last week. We then updated notebooks and had a gallery walk with our Vocabulary Processing. We then moved into Speed Notes (Periods 2 & 3 completed, Periods 7 & 8 did not). Students have a quiz tomorrow and need to be sure pages 12, 14, and 16 are completed in their notebooks to study.
Documents: Notes - Speed/Velocity
HW: Study for quiz on Wednesday (Pages 12, 14, & 16 in notebooks) on Position, Motion, and Frame of Reference
Wednesday: Today students were given 5 minutes to review for their quiz and then we took the 10 question quiz. When students finished, they were to work on their speed practice handout (given yesterday in class). When all students finished, we went over the answers. We will check 1.3 answers tomorrow. Students were then given the homework handout for tonight and may have had time to work on it in class.
Documents: Practice - Speed, Practice - Speed 2 (HW)
HW: Practice - Speed 2 Handout
Thursday: Today students went over their homework from last night and checked their work. We then took MINI notes on Distance-Time Graphs. Students picked up two handouts in class (one review on speed/velocity/graphs and one on distance time graphs). Students were able to choose one as classwork and the other as homework.
Documents: Notes - Distance Time Graphs, Distance-Time Graphs Practice, Review - Speed/Velocity/Graphs
HW: Student choice of the two handouts given in class
Friday: Today students will check the two handouts given yesterday. Students were then able to use their notebooks, etc to complete a classwork grade on Speed. Students turned this in and then did more practice with distance time graphs by completing A Speedy Journey handout as well as a Speed Machines handout.
Documents: A Speedy Journey, Speed Machines
HW: Finish Speed Machines if not done in class