Week of January 12 – 16, 2015

We will continue to learn about weather and climate this week.

Monday 1/12/15

  • Review 1.2a CAT Events will group
  • Compare answers with globe/map
  • Record weather/climate events on Catastrophic Map 1.2b
  • Lesson 1 Reflection Questions

Homework:  None

Tuesday 1/13/15

  • Heating Earth’s Surface – CAT Events Lesson 3
  • Read p. 38 – Introduction
  • Review #s 5 – 13 for Inquiry 3.1  pp. 42-43
  • Review Lab Sheet.  Write hypothesis and identify constants and variables for lab
  • Review and practice how to use stopwatch and thermometer

Homework:  None

Wednesday 1/14/15

  • Heating Earth’s Surface – CAT Events Inquiry 3.1 Lab
  • Observe and record the rates at which equal volumes of soil and water heat and cool
  • Write conclusion to lab

Homework:  None

Thursday 1/15/15

  • Heating Earth’s Surface – CAT Events Inquiry 3.1 Lab
  • Graph Data from lab
  • Complete Reflection Questions

Homework:  Complete Graph and Reflection Questions if needed

Friday 1/16/15

  • Read p. 44 Weather vs Climate (Amsti Article)
  • Add vocabulary definitions to notebook
  • Read pp. 46 – 49 The Source of Earth’s Heat (AMSTI Article) –   Add pic to notebook
  • Bill Nye DVD – Climate

Homework:  Have a Great Weekend!

No School on Monday! 

 

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