Announcements:PARENTS, if your child has a "D " or "F ", I NEED you to please call guidance to schedule a parent teacher conference as soon as possible.
Beginning next Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 I will reserve Wednesday lunches for myself. I enjoy being able to help you, however, I also need some time when I can plan out our lessons and relax.
Today's Lateral Thinking question:Sid Shady asked his wife to accompany him to a war movie being featured that night. During a scene when grenades were exploding and guns were firing, Shady decided the time was right; he pulled out a gun ad shot his wife.He then took her out of the theater without anyone trying to stop him or, in fact, realize there was anything wrong. Why not?
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Today's Class:Today's classes continued their notes on the properties of matter and we began our study of the atom. Advanced students began Picked their element for adoption. Posters will be due on Thursday and Friday of this week. I handed out this study guide: The Atom. It is expected that students will fill it out while we are taking notes so they may study from it.
Students should be reviewing our vocabulary nightly. Please use this Quizlet link, to practice and study: Properties of Matter vocabulary
Lecture on Properties of matter using Properties of matter Power Point 1. And Properties of Matter 2. Students should view the power points and write the answers to the questions in presentation 2 into their COWS.
Watch these two videos on matter.