Physical Science Lesson Plan #19 (11-13-2019)

Topic:

Chemical Formulas

 

Unit:

4

 

Unit S.M.A.R.T. Goal:

In this unit students will develop and use models in addition to using mathematics and computational thinking. Specifically in the field of Patterns, Energy and Matter, and Types of Chemical Interactions. The goal is for a student average of 85%.

 

Objective:

Students will be able to better explain the following by the end of the  lesson today:

  • Structure and Properties of Matter
  • Chemical Reactions
  • Types of Interaction

 

Behavioral Norms:

  • Learn from mistakes
  • Tolerance
  • Participate
  • Personal electronics only when appropriate

 

Course Digital Resources:

Link -> Physical Science A – Unit 4 (Mr. Tyler Version)

Link -> Mr. Tyler’s Physical Science Digital Resources

Link -> Interactive Periodic Table 

Link -> Online Stop Watch 

Game -> Little Alchemy

Game -> Little Alchemy2

 

Warm Up:

Go to socrative.com

Enter room “A89559b4”

This is a unit 4 quiz. You are allowed to use your Cornell notes on it. You have 15 minutes to complete this warm up. Start and stop times will be on the whiteboard.

 

Agenda:

 

Task #1: Unit 4 work

Before we go back into the Kazzem forensic case we are going to work together on unit 4 work.

Link -> Physical Science A – Unit 4 (Mr. Tyler Version)

 

Task #2:  Kazem “Kaz” Pourghafari Mock Trial Prep

image-kazem-pourghafari(Click/Tap on Picture to open video links)

We are going to be conducting a mock trial on the case regarding a man named Kazem “Kaz” Pourghafari. This man may or may not be involved in the death of a woman named Amanda Alley. We are going to be using our notes from unit 4 and trial procedure to conduct this mock trial.

 

Trial Resources:

Team Sign Up Sheet -> Kazem Prosecution/Defense Teams

Prezi -> Was it Murder? A Critical Analysis of Amanda Alley Fire

Case Breakdown -> Was it Murder – Analysis of Amanda Alley Fire

 

Homework:

  • Get any past units caught up ! Do not let your work snowball!
  • Cornell Notes and reading for Unit 4 should be done.

 

Next Generation Science Standards Addressed:

Science and Engineering Practices:

Developing and Using Models

Planning and Carrying Out Investigations

Constructing Explanations and Designing Solutions

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