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Week 35

Date

Objective/ Procedure

Handouts/ Labs

Homework

5/11

Messages From Space TSWBAT

1.Go over  p.50.The Search for Extraterrestrial Life /The Solar System

2. Discuss the possibility of intelligent life in our universe and beyond the the possibility of contacting life: Messages From Space

3. Interpret a message from space- is there life out there?

NJCCCS 5.1  & 5.9

 

(Binary Message & Digital Data)

 

 

Science Current Event due  Thursday

5/12

Stars & Planets-1 TSWBAT

 1.  Discuss and view the different types of stars and the lifecycle of a star: neutron, white dwarf, red giant, black hole

2.  Simulate photographic technique for determining difference between stars and planets in the night sky to show how planets move as they orbit around the sun, but stars only appear to change position due to the movement of Earth

NJCCCS 5.1  & 5.9

 

 

 

5/13

Stars & Planets-2 TSWBAT

1. Show the relative sizes of the terrestrial and gas planets in relation to the Earth and distance from the sun

2.  Complete a digital technology exercise to understand how probes transmit images back to Earth and discuss the advantages and disadvantages of creating digital images by hand.

NJCCCS 5.1  & 5.9

 

 

5/14

Fly Me To the Moon TSWBAT

1.  Watch the video about three young houseflies stow away aboard the Apollo 11 flight to the moon.

2. Discuss the Apollo 11 mission and the importance in human and scientific history

NJCCCS 5.1  & 5.9

 

Science Current Event due

Demonstrate knowledge of scaling, landing on the moon, density, stars & planets, Apollo 13 on a Take Home evaluation:Quizstar Online Quiz- Due in 1 week

5/15

Fly Me To the Moon TSWBAT

1.  Watch the video about three young houseflies stow away aboard the Apollo 11 flight to the moon.

2. Discuss the Apollo 11 mission and the importance in human and scientific history

NJCCCS 5.1  & 5.9

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