Lesson Plans for Mr. Brandt
Monday 03 October 2016
What: Students will be able to visualize Newton’s contributions to physics & astronomy.
How: I will show the students a pptx. concerning Isaac Newton.
Tuesday 04 October 2016
What: Students will be able to give examples of Newton’s laws and explore mass vs weight and motion vs acceleration.
How: We will go through examples of Newton’s Laws of motion. We will then discuss G forces, the rotational/revolutional speed of Earth and flat spins.
Wednesday 05 October 2016
What: Students will be able to solve problems relating to Newton’s laws.
How: I will give the students a worksheet on Newton’s 4 laws. They will complete the worksheet.
Thursday 06 October 2016What: Students will be able to explore the current night sky.
How: The students will complete a worksheet by going through the Heavens Above website..
Friday 07 October 2016
What: Students will be able to locate constellations in the night sky.
How: The students will be in the planetarium where we will view the night sky and review constellations. I will also show a Mythbuster’s video clip on rocketsled vs car.
These are the base plan for the week and may differ from day to day based on the differentiated needs of each class.