• Green Globe in the Trees

     

    Bayou View Middle School - Weekly Lesson Plan

    • Week of:  October 18-22, 2021
    • Teacher: Kidd
    • Essential Question:  What is the structure and function of living things?
    • Target Question:        How do scientist classify organisms into kingdoms using shared structural or behavioral characteristics?
    • Weekly Objectives:  L.6.4 Students will demonstrate an understanding of classification tools and models such as dichotomous keys to classify representative organisms based on the characteristics of the kingdoms: Archaebacteria, Eubacteria, Protists, Fungi, Plants, and Animals.    L.6.4.2 Use classification methods to explore the diversity of organisms in kingdoms (animals, plants, fungi, protists, bacteria). Support claims that organisms have shared structural and behavioral characteristics.
    • Extra Credit:  Students will have the option to complete Incredulous Critters Building Dichotomous Keys for a drop grade card for science.  This will be due Friday, October 29, 2021.
    • Monday 10/18

      Procedure: Students will read and annotate the Article of The Week for bell work.  Students will watch a video clip about the six kingdoms of life.  Students will cut out and assemble the 6-kingdom booklet.  

      Tuesday 10/19

      Procedure: Students will answer questions related to Article of the Week for bell work. Students will highlight notes in the 6-Kingdom Booklet.  Students will also complete as a class the 6-Kingdom dichotomous key.  

       

      Wednesday 10/20

      Procedure: Students will complete an assignment related to Article of Week for bell work.  Students will watch the Flocabulary-Six Kingdoms video and complete the following assignments:  vocab cards, vocab game, read & respond, and quiz. Flocabulary-Six Kingdoms assignments will be a daily grade.


               Thursday 10-21

      Procedure: Students will complete an assignment related to Article of Week for bell work.   Students will complete a digital activity in which they will sort organisms into the 6 Kingdoms.  


      Friday 10/22

       Procedure: Students will complete an assignment related to Article of Week for bell work. Students will complete math problems in iReady Math.