Tuesday, October 29, 2019

10.29.2019 - Tuesday -

10.29.2019 – Tuesday –
* note: apologies for the late update but the wildfires have caused power, here at home, to be off for extended periods *

I.      Math – Rate (Speed) , Distance , Time and Unit Rate.
a.     Warm up / class work: We began with practice on mixed numbers and improper fractions and converting between the two.
b.     Practice adding and subtracting fractions that have different denominators.
c.     Homework: Instead of going forward to Unit 2, Lesson 15 we spent more time of calculating speed, distance, or time – depending upon which was needed.  Rate = Distance / Time.  Distance = Rate x Time.  Time = Distance / Rate.

II.    Science.  Human Body Systems
a.     Current Events” Two notes on the California Wild Fires.
b.     Complete our video and notes on the heart.
c.     Begin digestive system with an eye towards showing how the body systems work together.
d.     Digestive System Anatomy color-in sheet.

III.  STEAM – Scientific Method and the disciplines of engineering.
a.     We watched a bit of “October Sky” – based on the book “Rocket Boys” by Homer Hickam.

b.     Yesterday we built paper building and today the focus was on researching before beginning a build.

No comments:

Post a Comment