Do Now & Exit Tickets
8/9/17 Note book cover
Sign the Syllabus
Bring in Supplies
*All due Monday 8/14/17
8/10/17 Start Cornell-Style Notes
8/15/17 Finish Cornell Style Notes and Turn in
Binder cover and dividers
Objectives for Unit 1: The Night Sky
Start Notes:Our Place in Space
8/17/17 Our Place in Space Notes
8/18/17 Continue notes; weekly summary/Response
8/21/17 Video: Secrets of the Sun
8/22/17 Article: Eclipses (see me to get work) Due at end of class
8/23/17 Our Place in Space Notes
8/24/17 Our Place in Space Notes
8/25/17 Turn in Our Place in Space Notes
What are your ideas about the earth group activity.
8/28/2017 Work on poster in groups
8/29/2017 Continue working on Poster
8/31/2017 Present Poster
8/28/2017-What are Your Ideas about the Earth Poster.
DO NOW: Write 5 or more examples of things you can write in the 'Cue Column'.
EXIT: What is one important thing you learned today
DO NOW: Name as many objects in the picture as you can (Hint: there are 15)
EXIT: What question do you most want answered or do you look forward to learning about?
DO NOW: Put these items in order from largest to smallest:
Asteroid, Galaxy, Meteoroid, Nebula, Planet, Star, Solar System, Universe.
EXIT: If you were the teacher what would you differently in today's lesson and why?
DO NOW: What is a light year?
Draw a picture of our galaxy-where are we?
What us the name of our galaxy?
EXIT: Make a connection from today's class to another class or activity. What is it?
Write 3 things you learned
2 things you have a question about
1 thing you think your teacher should know
What went well this week? What needs improving?
DO NOW:draw a picture of the Sun, Moon and Earth during the 2 kinds of eclipses. Label the pictures
EXIT: Write a question that you still need answered that relates to the video; or what further information would you like to know about the sun.
DO NOW:There was a Solar Eclipse yesterday. What are your thoughts about the eclipse? Consider the traditional, spiritual, scientific, emotional, etc.
EXIT: Think about your experience with the eclipse yesterday. Imagine someone made a movie about your experience; what should they title the movie?
DO NOW: List the characteristics of a Major Planet?
EXIT: write a question you have about the planets we studied today.
DO NOW:Which of the inner planets-is hottest? is closest to earth? has life? has the biggest mountain? has 2 moons/ has no moons?
EXIT: which planet would you choose to live on and why?
DO NOW:Find your group; graph your grade; Write everyone's name in your group and something you learned about them. (ask them if necessary)
EXIT: Did you meet your goal this week? what can you do to meet it next week?
DO NOW: What does gravity mean? Write a definition from memory; then look it up and write the books definition.
EXIT: Did your group work well together today? Why or why not?
DO NOW:Why is there no 'down' in space? Why is there no weight in space?
EXIT: Write one thing you should do when giving a presentation and one thing you should NOT do.
DO NOW: Why will giving a presentation help you in your life after school?
EXIT: What will be the hardest thing for you when presenting?
DO NOW: What piece of advice would you give someone about to give a presentation?
EXIT: How did your presentation go? How were the others? wWho did the best and why?