Wednesday, 9/27/17- B Day

Learning Tasks:

  1. Do Now– Copy down today’s homework assignment in your planner. Get out your Interactive Science Notebook and open it to page 10.Solve the following word picture puzzle: M CE  M CE  M CE
  2. Review HW– ISN p10.
  3. Productive Scientific Class Discussion/Norms for Accountable Talk (Circle)– Brainstorm how scientists find out what other scientists are working on or researching. How do you think scientists discuss? What kinds of words might they use? If two scientists disagree, but need to work together to reach a solution, how might their conversations sound? Develop a class list of norms for accountable talk. Everyone’s voice has value, so how can we make it comfortable so that all voices contribute?
  4. Consensus Discussion (Circle)– Come to a class consensus as to what strategies/characteristics we expect in a scientists’ notebook and therefore in our notebooks


Questions 1-4 on handout