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  • Science Lesson Plans

    Monday 3/18:  

    Review Investigation 1-2 I-Check items through next step strategies.

    Make corrections if you have a 73% or less and turn in for more points. 

    Investigation 3 Light Waves, Part 1 Mirrors, session 1

    Learn that light waves are not mechanical and generate questions about light

    Learn to use lasers safely for classroom experimentation

    Test reflection with lasers and mirrors

    Consider difference between laser beam and flashlight beam

    Tuesday 3/19:  Investigation 3 Light Waves, Part 1 Mirrors, session 2

    Collect data about angles of reflection

    Develop the law of reflection

    Review vocabulary and answer the focus question "What happens when light waves interact with matter?"

    Extend the investigation with reading and note taking on article "Reflecting on Light". 

    Review note book entries

    Wednesday 3/20:  Investigation 3 Light Waves, Part 2 Spectra, Session 1

    Learn what spectra are

    Collect data with spectroscopes

    Discuss another light

    Thursday 3/21:   Investigation 3 Light Waves, Part 2 Spectra, Session 2

    Test and describe properties of filters

    Read about the electromagnetic spectrum

    Review vocabulary and answer the focus question "What do spectra reveal about light?

    Think about other waves

    Extend the investigations with homework

    Review notebook entries

    Friday 3/22: No class. Happy Spring Break.