Lesson Plans for Mr. Brandt
Science: Grade 8
Monday 28 August 2017
What: Students will be able to describe my Science: Grade 8 Class.
How: The students will make sure they are in the correct class. Once done they will ask me questions.
Tuesday 29 August 2017
What: Students will be able to determine the validity of an eclipse image.
How: I will show the students images from the "Great American Eclipse" and ask them to determine if they are real or fake. We will then have a class discussion concering each image.
Wednesday 30 August 2017
What: Students will be able explore the topics we will discus in the Astronomy portion of the class.
How: I will pass out the Space Science interactive reader books. The students will go through it and briefly discuss what we will learn.
Thursday 31 August 2017
What: Students will be able to determine the difference between rotation and revolution and their roles in days, years and seasons.
How: The students will answer a few questions from their book. We will then have a class discussion going though the informative pages of lesson 3.1.
Friday 01 September 2017
What: Students will be able to determine what is visible in the night sky.
How: I will take the students to the planetarium where we will look at the current night sky.
These are the base plan for the week and may differ from day to day based on the differentiated needs of each class.