Bayou View Middle School – Weekly-- Lesson Plan
Week of: May 16-20, 2022
Teacher: Kidd/ M. Lee
Essential Question: What is Earth’s relationship in space?
Target Question: How does the mass of a star determine if the star goes supernova?
Weekly Objectives: E.6.8.1 Obtain, evaluate, and summarize past and present theories and evidence to explain the formation and composition of the universe.
E.6.8.3 Evaluate modern techniques used to explore our solar system’s position in the universe
Procedure: For bell work, students will read an article about the newly discovered Black Hole. For classwork, students will take guided notes on Big Bang Theory.
Procedure: For bell work, students will read about the James Webb Space Telescope. For classwork, students will take doodle note on EM Spectrum.
Procedure: For bell work, complete a practice activity on EM Spectrum. For classwork, students will explore the pros and cons of space exploration and answer the following questions: What are your thoughts? Do you think we should continue to fund space exploration programs? Why or why not?
Procedure: For bell work, students will complete a worksheet on EM Spectrum. For classwork, students will complete an activity on astronaut training and famous astronauts. (Graded Work due Friday)
Procedure: For bell work, students will read an article titled How does GPS work? For classwork students will explore space exploration techniques using a tic-tac-toe board.