Essay: Historical Development of the Modern View of the Atom

Essay:  Historical Development of the Modern View of the Atom   Research (using the internet and/or the classroom set of textbooks) the contributions of various scientists to the development of the modern view of the atom.  Take notes on your research.  Use you notes to write an essay describing the development of modern atomic theory.  […]

Major Sub-atomic Particles Quiz

1.  Identify the major sub-atomic particle with a positive charge.   2.  Identify the major sub-atomic particle with a negative charge.   3.  Identify the major sub-atomic particle with a neutral charge.   4.  Identify the location of the Proton.   5.  Identify the location  of the Neutron.    

STAAR Warm-Up #6

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Scientific Method Graphic Organizer Example

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Lesson Plans Week of 9-15-14

Lagniappe First Nine Weeks

8/27-8/28  Carpe Diem(Latin) –seize the day 8/29-9/2  Lagniappe(Creole)–a bonus or something extra 9/3-9/4  quote by John Smith:  …he who will not work, neither shall he eat 9/5-9/8  Agenda(Latin)–to do 9/9-9/10  Gestalt (German)–a structure, configuration, or pattern of physical, biological, or psychological phenomena so integrated as to constitute a functional unit with the properties not derivable […]

Scientific Method Quiz

Scientific Method Quiz 1. Which comes first in the process of the Scientific Method: Identifying the problem (posing the question) or forming a hypothesis? 2. What is used to test a hypothesis? 3. Which term is defined by “an educated guess; a tentative assumption made in order to draw to and test its logical or […]

Vocabulary 1st Nine Weeks

(Page 70 in Journal) Independent Variable–inputs or causes controlled by experimenter Dependent Variable–outputs or effects of the experiment Hypothesis–an educated guess;  a tentative assumption made in order to draw out and test its logical or empirical consequences Scientific Method–The scientific method is a body of techniques for investigating phenomena, acquiring new knowledge, or correcting and integrating previous knowledge Observation–is the active […]