6th Grade GT Science Agenda September 16-20
Monday: Go Over Test
Plant & Animal Cell PowerPoint
Take Notes on PowerPoint
Cells Word Search
Tuesday: Amoeba Sisters Video and Handout
Wednesday: Plant & Animal Cells Article Analysis
Thursday: Egg Lab
Friday: Review Game
Conduct an investigation to provide evidence that living things are made of cells, either one or many different numbers and types.
Develop and use a model to describe the function of a cell as a whole and ways parts of cells contribute to the function.
7th Grade Science Agenda September 16-20
Monday: Sexual/Asexual Reproduction
Advantages/disadvantages of Sexual/Asexual
Tuesday: Genetics (p. 149-155)
Mendel & his Pea Plants Article
Punnett Squares (p. 159-166)
Wednesday: Pros/Cons of Genetic Modification/Article & Video Analysis
Thursday: Begin Dragon Genetics Activity
Finish Dragon Genetics Activity
Develop and use a model to describe why asexual reproduction results in offspring with identical genetic information and sexual reproduction results in offspring with genetic variation.
Gather, read, and synthesize information about technologies that have changed the way humans influence the inheritance of desired traits in organisms.
8th Grade Science Agenda September 16-20
Monday: Energy Transformation PowerPoint & Notes
Energy Transformation WS
Tuesday: Thermal Energy Transfer PowerPoint & Notes
Absorbing and Releasing Thermal Energy Lab
Wednesday: Solar Cooker Article & Video Analysis (G.I.S.T. Method)
Thursday: Solar Cooker Virtual Lab
Pizza Box Solar Cookers