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12-14-16-20 (Project Due 28 Nov) November Science 8 Summative Project (Chemical Reactions)

For today 16 November Mindful moment with your group Work with group to look at previous class / previous discussion / previous decisions If you have not gotten approval for your proposed question and procedure, do so right away. Seek … Continue reading

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13-15-19-21 (3 parts due 27) November Science 7 Summative Project Description

a. Mindful moment. b. Review previous DSN entries about motion. c. Demonstration and observation. c. Preview blogpost with Plan for today (and summative project description). d. Prepare DSN for today AND for project record keeping. Form group 3, 2, or … Continue reading

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2 November Science 7 Continued review of motion–Newton’s Laws–Momentum–Summative project

Mindful moment. Previous DSN entry. Read plan in today’s blogpost. Get DSN entry for the day ready. Questions: What is one thing you wish you knew about motion? Is there something happening at a smaller molecular level that has to … Continue reading

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1 November Science 8 Chemical reactions–review and preparation for summative project–the moon today

Mindful moment. Review past class in your DSN entry. Read today’s plan in the blogpost. Prepare DSN entry for today. Questions. Some questions from period 5: More about molecules—how they form—how they are connected More about— How is periodic table … Continue reading

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31 . October Science 7 Big motion day–consolidating ideas, new phenomena, new concepts, getting ready for summative project #2

Mindful moment Review DSN entry from last class (2 parts–WOW reflections, remembering and graphing the cart pulled with a constant force experiment) Preview today’s plan on today’s blogpost. Prepare DSN for today–everything in the motion folder. We will save questions … Continue reading

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30 Oct. Science 8 Recollecting WOW; Resuming Chemical Reactions

Quick look at the moon today for the morning class (period 8). a. Mindful moment. Take a memory from the river flowing at WOW. Focus on that image. Breathe mindfully for a bit. b. Review your previous DSN entries on … Continue reading

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29 October Science 7 Force and acceleration resumed; Newton’s Laws

Welcome back from WOW. a. Mindful moment. Close your eyes and think of the most beautiful or calming sight you saw during WOW. Focus on that for a few minutes while you practice your mindful breathing. b. Look back at … Continue reading

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18 October Science 8 Getting ready for WOW–Water and Rivers

Mindful moment. “We Wash Our Bowls” by Gary Snyder– Water Watersheds Rafting Rivers Mountains Life Water and Rivers We Wash Our Bowls in this Water  by Gary Snyder Click on the link below. Then click on poems. Then click on … Continue reading

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17 October Science 7 WOW preparation–River Walk–Binoculars Birds and Trees

Mindful moment. Past DSN entry. Today’s plan Blogpost Create today’s DSN entry in Biodiversity folder. Questions. * * * * * Using binoculars: Always hung around neck. Do not touch glass on lenses. Keep dry and clean. Do not drop. … Continue reading

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16 October Science 8 Chemical Reactions–Steel wool reactions–conservation of mass–properties of gases–crystal observations–matter observation and theory chart

Mindful moment. Review previous DSN entry. Preview today’s blogpost. Create today’s DSN entry in the Matter folder. Questions. * * * * See the video on Brownian motion captured by Aadi and Sumair: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1HJYssXeGZsQ3GL4pjRneAh3ZlHMlP4mL/view?usp=sharing Why is Brownian motion such important evidence … Continue reading

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