Friday June 1, 2018- Martian

Learning Target: I can explain the characteristics of life based on the Martian.

Viewing Themes:

  • Characteristics of Life- How does Watney work to fill his needs for living?
  • Elements, compounds, mixtures – In what ways does Watney display knowledge of properties of matter?
  • Waves- How are waves used in the film?
  • Energy – How does Watney get the energy he needs to operate his the HAB (The habitat building he lives in) and vehicle?

Friday May 25, 2018- Measuring Motion

Monday May 21, 2018- Motion activities

Block Schedule Activity: Balloon Rockets!

Learning Target: I can create a balloon rocket that travels the fasted across the room.

Handout: Balloon Rockets-wtp4mw

6th and 7th hour

Learning Target:I can identify the how speed is calculated.

I can measure and graph distance and time.


Watch Speed Video clip in Head outside for speed calculations!