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January 26-29 Lesson Plans

7th Science

Monday- Work on Ch. 13 Sec. 1 WS “Air Masses and Fronts”

Tuesday- Check and Review Key Terms WS and Air Mass WS (perform Discover Activity on Pg. 416)

Wednesday- Take Notes over Ch. 13 Sec. 2 “STORMS” (main kinds and how they form)

Thursday- (discover Activity on Pg. 424 “Making a tornado)  Watch you tube video of Moore tornado and Tushka tornado

8th Science

Monday- Do Worksheet over Igneous, Sedimentary, Coral & Metamorphic Rocks (SEC. 2,3, 4 and 5)

Tuesday- Check WS over KEY TERMS and 3 major types of Rocks (Notes over 3 main rock groups)

Wednesday- Discuss Rock Cycle and do WS

Thursday- Start Ch. 13 Study Guide WS

JH Health

Monday- Healthy Snack day in 7th Girls, 8th Grade Discuss Ch. 9 Sec. 1 “Choosing food Wisely” Pg. 220

Tuesday- “Safely Managing Your Weight” Ch. 9 Sec. 2 Pg. 226

Wednesday- “Nutrition for Individual Needs” Ch. 9 Sec. 3 Pg. 233

Thursday- Answer Questions over Ch. 9

Character Ed

Monday-Thursday= Discuss 7 Habits

Life Skills Lesson Plan for January 19th-22nd

Monday: Quiz

  • Quiz: The students will be quizzed over last week’s lessons that we covered in class.

~Objective: The students will be given a quiz to reinforce the material that they have learned in the classroom.

Tuesday: Lucid Dreaming by Carl Douthit

  • The Definition and History of Lucid Dreaming
  • The Causes
  • How to Control Your Dreams
  • Dream Recall
  • Dream Signs

~Objective: The students will learn about lucid dreaming and how dreams can affect their moods and mindset. Anyone can learn to lucid dream. All it requires is practice and effort. And a few mental tricks, such as Dream Recall, Reality Check, and Dream Signs.

Wednesday: Blood Donation

  • Steps to Donating
  • Interesting Blood Facts
  • Why Blood Is Vital
  • Top Uses of Blood

~Objective: The students will learn the importance of donating blood, what the blood donated is used for, and how they are making a difference and how they are playing a role in their community and society.

Thursday: Group Discussion and Notes

  • The students will be divided into groups where they will compare and catch up with notes that have been taken throughout the week.
  • Notes will be due by the end of the hour.
  • ~Objective: Students will have a group study session to discuss weekly notes to improve their knowledge of the materials presented throughout the week.

Sociology Lesson Plan for January 19th-22nd

Monday: Counterculture

  • Definition of Counterculture
  • Classic Examples:
  1. Youth Movement’s in the 60’s
  2. Women’s Rights
  3. Racial Desegregation
  4. Militia Groups
  5. KKK and Gangs
  6. BPP

~Objective S2:5; The student will compare and contrast various subcultures including counter culture, pop culture, ethnic cultures, and religious cultures.

Tuesday: Test Review

  • Multiple Choice
  • Fill in the Blanks
  • True or False

~Objective: The students will have a test review today and will have the entire hour to work in study groups and to compare notes for their test tomorrow.

Wednesday: Test

  • The students will test today.

Thursday: Pop Culture

  • Pop Culture Definition
  • Meme
  • Influences
  • Mass Media

~Objective S2:5; The students will examine the influence of culture and the way cultural transmission is accomplished.

Debate Lesson Plan for January 19th-22nd

Monday: Mini-Debate

• Opposition and Affirmative

• The students will be given Thursday’s debate topic so they can research their position.

Topic for Thursday: Sports Are As Important As Studies.

~Objective: Students will divide into 2 groups, the “for” group and the “against” group. They will be given a topic or be able to choose a topic in which they have 10 minutes to discuss and create their opinion about the statement. Each team will then switch and argue the opposite of their initial position.

 

Tuesday: Research for Thursday’s Topic

• Today the students will be required to conduct research for the given debate topic for Thursday.

 

Wednesday: Mini-Debate

• Opposition and Affirmative

~Objective: The students will focus on the structure and framework of debate. They will evaluate the relevance and the importance of an argument in the context of the round.

 

Thursday: Short-Debate Lincoln-Douglas Style

• Opposition and Affirmative

~Objective: Students will divide into 2 groups, the “for” group and the “against” group. The students must have prepared, collaborated and organized their research for the short debate round on the topic that was given on Monday.