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Important Dates:



Resources:

Electromagnetic Spectrum Virtual Lab: http://www.glencoe.com/sites/common_assets/science/virtual_labs/CT05/CT05.html

Atmosphere Composition and Greenhouse Effect Webquest

Cloud Web Quest

Earth Science Forecasting Weather with Science with NOAA research
Weather symbols:http://www.hpc.ncep.noaa.gov/html/stationplot.shtml#weather
more detailed weather symbols:http://www.srh.noaa.gov/jetstream/synoptic/ww_symbols.htm
Weather systems
http://www.education.noaa.gov/Weather_and_Atmosphere/Weather_Systems_and_Patterns.html

Power Points for Telescopes:
Reflecting Telescopes
Refracting Telescopes
Telescope Optimization 1
Telescope Optimization 2 (need to get from Emily)
Hubble Telescope
Keplar Telescope
UV telescope
radio telescope
gamma ray telescope




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Class Activities.........................................................................
Homework..........................................
Thurs 5/22 B Day
Cosmos ep. 5 (Notes on origin of the universe)
Kepler's 1st Law lab
Chapter 27.2, 27.3 Cornell Notes due Monday
Wed 5/21 A Day
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Tues 5/20 B Day
Spectroscope Activity - Online (35 min)
Build models to look at angle of insolation and hours of daylight
Chapter 27.1 Cornell Notes due Thursday
Mon 5/19 A Day
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Fri 5/16
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NO SCHOOL

Thurs 5/15 B Day
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Spectroscope Activity - Online
Movement of Earth- working with models for inquiry
Reasons for Seasons Foldable
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Calculating Parallax due Tuesday
Wed. 5/14 A Day
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Tues 5/13 B Day
Vocab Quiz Chapter 26
Spectroscope Activity. Electromagnetic spectrum
An Introduction to Parallax Packet.
Calculating Parallax Activity
Mon 5/12 A Day
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Fri 5/9 B Day
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Finish Investigate It Packet (25 minutes)
Telescope Project. Students in pairs will become experts on a specific telescope technology and teach the class.
Vocabulary Quiz
Thurs 5/8 A Day
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Wed 5/7 B Day
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Investigate It. Scale model of the solar system. Answer Questions through Part B #1 a-c
Chapter 26 Chapter Review p. 676-677 #1-21, 31-34
Finish Investigate It questions through Part B #1 a-c
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Tues 5/6
A Day
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Mon 5/5
B Day
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Cosmos Episode One - Notes (Graded)
Packet: Investigate It.
.......in class worked on scale. use 2 different scales to change distance from sun and diameter to more manageable numbers. (#1-4 on Investigate It packet)
Due today: Read and Cornell Notes for Ch. 26.1 and 26.2
Due Wed: up to #4 on Investigate It packet.
Friday 3/21
B Day
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Substitute
Weather data analysis
Graphing your weather data
Finish weather data analysis
Thurs 3/20
A Day
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Wed 3/19
B Day
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Substitute
Cloud formation web quest
Chapter 23.3 Cornell Notes
Tues 3/18
A Day
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Mon 3/17
B Day
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Substitute
Quiz Chapter 22
1. Weather instruments worksheet
Cloud formation web quest
Chapter 23.2 Cornell Notes
Fri 3/14
A Day
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Thurs 3/13
B Day
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Air masses notes
How do we study climate and weather?

2. Relative humidity/Dew Point lab
Chapter 23.1 Cornell Notes, Study for Quiz
Wed 3/12
A Day
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Tues 3/11
B Day
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Global Winds/local winds
Greenhouse Gas Inquiry Activity
Finish analysis questions for Greenhouse Gas Inquiry Activity
Quiz on Monday Chapter 22 (layers of the atmosphere, global winds, local winds )
Mon 3/10
A Day
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Fri 3/7
B Day
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Greenhouse Inquiry preview
global winds, global winds video (Unchained Melody)
Goldilocks Activity
Greenhouse Inquiry Design Procedures
Chapter 22.3 Cornell Notes
Thurs 3/6
A Day
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Wed 3/5
B Day
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Video: Why Greenhouse gases make the earth warmer
Atmosphere web quest shown above

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finish web quest and email to me (make sure your last name is in the file name)
Tues 3/4
A Day
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SNOW DAY

Mon 3/3
B Day
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SNOW DAY

Fri 2/28
A Day
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Thurs 2/27
B Day
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10 point Quiz on volcanoes and earthquakes
Layers of the Atmosphere foldable
Ch. 22.1 and 22.2 Cornell Notes Due Monday
Wed 2/26
B Day
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FLEX DAY
Heat in the atmosphere slides and notes
Earth's Energy Balance Activity
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Ch. 21.3 Review p. 534 questions 1-5, 9
Tues 2/25
B Day
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Currents Lab Part 1
Currents Lab Part 2 Analysis
Ch. 20.1 Review p. 500 questions 1, 2, 5, 8, 9, 10
Mon 2/24
A Day
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Fri 2/21
B Day
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Explore sea floor topography with google earth
Ocean topography vocabulary
Sand bins- modeling topographic features
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Cornell Notes NOAA Ocean Currents lesson
Cornell notes template

Quiz on volcanoes and earthquakes on Wed.
Thurs 2/20
A Day
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Wed 2/19
B Day
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Earthquake lab (finding the epicenter)

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Chapter 19.2 Cornell Notes
Tues 2/18
A Day
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Mon 2/17
NO SCHOOL

Fri 2/14
NO SCHOOL

Thurs 2/13
B Day
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SNOW DAY

Wed 2/12
A Day
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Tues 2/11
B Day
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Earthquake Video
Earthquake notes
Summary of article (Supervolcanoes)
Mon 2/10
A Day
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Fri 2/7
B Day
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Finish Volcano Lab
Volcano Identification review
Volcano ppt

Quiz: 15 multiple choice questions.
Chapter 12.1 Cornell Notes
Chapter 12.2 Cornell Notes

Tracking the weather handout
Thurs 2/6
A Day
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Wed 2/5
B Day
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ICE DAY NO SCHOOL
Chapter 13.1 Cornell notes due Wed.
Chapter 13.2 Cornell notes due Friday
Quiz friday: Plate tectonics, continental drift, volcanoes
Tuesday 2/4
A Day
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Monday 2/3
B Day
Video: Ring of Fire
Volcano Lab
Chapter 13.1 Cornell notes due Wed.
Chapter 13.2 Cornell notes due Friday
Quiz friday: Plate tectonics, continental drift, volcanoes
Fri 1/31
A Day
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Thurs 1/30
B Day
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Finish Sea Floor Spreading Lab
Video: Pacific ring of fire
Online activity - University of Alaska
Chapter 10.3 cornell notes
Wed 1/29
A Day
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Tues 1/28
B Day
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Plate Interactions Inquiry
Sea Floor Spreading Lab
Magnetic markers of sea floor spreading
Chapter 10.2 cornell notes
Mon 1/27
A Day
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Fri 1/24
B Day
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In Library Room 123
Review Continental Drift
Plate tectonics online activity
Finish online activity
Thurs 1/23
A Day
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Wed. 1/22
B Day
SNOW DAY