Week 1:  6 September to 10 September 2021

6 September 2021:

No Class:  Labor Day.

7 September 2021:

No Class:  Teacher in-service day.

8 September 2021:

In Class:  Class Expectations and the Course Syllabus.

Expectations:  Students will keep the expectations and syllabus in their notes for future reference but the safety agreement must be read and signed.  Students will be using the safety sheet as a reference to answer safety questions on labs throughout the year.

9 September 2021:

In Class:  From Veritassium:  The Science of Thinking and The Most Common Cognitive Bias

Expectations:  Students will be able to explain the two systems in the brain and what questions should be asked in science.

Homework:  Finish The Science of Thinking and The Most Common Cognitive Bias worksheets.

10 September 2021:

In Class:  Branches of earth science:  geology, astronomy, meteorology, and oceanography.

Expectations:  Students will be able to list the four branches and give examples of what scientists do in each branch.

Note:  1st quarter ends 12 November 2021.