09.16.2019 – Science –
I. Current Events: Two (2) on oil (fossil fuels.)
A. Oil comes from the remains of once-living things.
B. Oil and coal are similar. They are both made, mainly, of Carbon.
II. Observation: Seeds
A. We added water to seeds last Thursday and today we observed the first stages of germination.
B. Students drew a picture of their seeds and described the first stages.
C. More on water and how essential it is for the chemical reactions of life.
III. A very brief clip from the beginning of “The Martian” – The fictional story has a stranded astronaut survive on Mars by growing potatoes.
IV. Students should continue their moon observations.
V. Study guide for our first unit test will be on the board tomorrow.