• Lesson Plans for Mr. Brandt

     Science: Grade 8

    Week 03

     

    Monday 12 September 2016

    What:  Students will be able to analyze moon phases from various locations on Earth.

    How: The students will participate in an interactive presentation in the planetarium on Moon phases.

     

    Tuesday 13 September 2016

    What:  Students will be able to determine why we see Moon Phases.

    How: The students will go through the Science Fusion book and we will discuss the cause of Moon phases.

     

    Wednesday 14 September 2016

    What:  Students will be able to visualize Moon phases and when they are visible.

    How: I will present an image rich PowerPoint in the planetarium to show Moon phases and when they are visible.

     

     

    Thursday 15 September 2016

    What:  Students will be able to visualize eclipses.

    How: In the planetarium I will Google "eclipse".  We will go through search results to learn about eclipses.

     

    Friday 16 September 2016

    What:  Students will be able to locate the circumpolar constellations in the sky.

    How: The students will go to the planetarium where I will show them the circumpolar constellations.

     

    These are the base plan for the week and may differ from day to day based on the differentiated needs of each class.