Monthly Archives: October 2011

Happy Friday! Congratulations, we’ve made it through the first marking period. Time flies when we’re having fun. Today our objective was to complete the unit exam. When we come in on Tuesday we’ll start the next unit, Astronomy. Enjoy your … Continue reading

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10.27.11 Wind and Atmosphere

Good evening. I hope you had a good day. Remember that all work is due tomorrow and your unit test is tomorrow. Today, your objective was to describe the characteristics of wind and air while watching Bill Nye.

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10.26.11 Study Guide

Remember that your test is this FRIDAY and all work needs to be turned in by FRIDAY. Today’s objective was to explain the concepts of air pressure and air properties and weather to review for the unit exam. We started … Continue reading

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10.25.11 Hurricanes

Good afternoon! We are getting down to wire here for the first quarter. All missing corrected work needs to be turned in by Friday in order to receive credit. We will be going over the Part 2 solar assessment review in … Continue reading

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10.24.11 Finishing Tornadoes

Our objective today was to describe the atmospheric conditions associated with the formation of tornadoes. We started off by recording the steps of tornadoesM SR Severe Weather then we drew a model of a tornado forming M TR Formation of … Continue reading

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10.20.11 Tornadoes

Our objective was to describe the atmospheric conditions associated with the formation of tornadoes. We started the lesson with Lightning Safety Quiz. I then gave your grade sheets. MAke sure all missing assignments are turned in by October 28th to … Continue reading

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10.19.11 Thunderstorms!

Today’s objective was to describe the atmospheric conditions associated with thunderstorms. We started the lesson with the introduction of thunderstorm from Tim and Moby (username: sligoms, password: brainpop). Then we worked on understanding how thunder and lightning form by Reading and then matching … Continue reading

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10.19.11 El Nino and La Nina

Our objective for today was explain what El Nino is and how it affects weather patterns. We started the lesson with AirMass MiniQuizo. Then we worked on El Nino and La Nina Overview using 10 things kids should know and Troublemaker. Tonight’s homework … Continue reading

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10.17.11 What is climate?

While I was out you were to work onWhat causes matter reading guide using the  WEATHER AND CLIMATE textbook What causes climate.

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10.14.11 Fronts and Air Masses

While I was at a meeting today, your objective was to explain how air masses meet to form the 4 types of fronts using Air Masses and fronts from text. You are to finish the BCR for homework today.

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