Weekly Lesson Plans April 30th-May 4th
Monday- Journals are due #35-47. Students need to bring all of their papers to class from second semester. I will give students their binder order sheet. They will have the entire class period to work on getting their papers in order. Binders are 140points due Thursday.
Tuesday- Students will watch an episode of Unchained Reaction. Unchianed Reaction is a show on teh Discovery Channel hosted by the Mythbusters. They give two teams a challenge to build a Rube Goldberg Machine that does a specific task and goes with a specific theme.
Wednesday-Students will start watching October Sky. According to Wikipedia, October Sky is a 1999 American biographical film. It is based on the true story of Homer Hickam, a coal miner's son who was inspired by the launch of Sputnik 1 to take up rocketry against his father's wishes, and who eventually became a NASA engineer. The video is very inspirational and documents an important part of American History.
Thursday- Binders are due in order. Students will continue watching October Sky.
Friday- Half day. Students will finish October Sky and turn in their video sheet.