• DISTANCE LEARNING - 8TH GRADE SCIENCE

     

    3-30-20

    Overview

         Students will review concepts about telescopes and learn about the James Webb Space Telescope.

    Estimated Time

         30 minutes

    Explanation of Activity/Assignment 

         Students will watch a video about the James Webb Space Telescope.

         Students will contribute to an online discussion about the James Webb Space Telescope.

    Quick things to know

         Students will be able to describe James Webb Space Telescope.

    Tasks

    1. Watch the video about the James Webb Space Telescope: https://www.YouTube.com/watch?v=U1niwcncpKM
    2. Go to Mr. Hall's Canvas page.  Open activity for today's date under top module - Distance Learning.
    3. Contribute to an online discussion about the James Webb Space Telescope.

    Links/Activities

         Mr. Hall's Canvas page-  https://cbsd.instructure.com/courses/24220/modules

         YouTube - https://www.YouTube.com/

         Brainpop-   https://www.brainpop.com/

         Explore Learning-  Log in:  tohickon     Password:  science     https://www.explorelearning.com/

    Methods of Communication

         All assignments are able to be accessed through Mr. Hall's Canvas page:  https://cbsd.instructure.com/courses/24220/modules

         Email Mr. Hall with any questions:  khall@cbsd.org

     

    3-27-20

          No lessons today.  Distance learning will continue on Monday, March 30.  Take care.

     

    3-26-20

    Overview

         Students will review concepts about Telescopes.

    Estimated Time

         30 minutes

    Explanation of Activity/Assignment 

         Students will watch a video reviewing Telescopes.

         Students will complete a worksheet activity on Telescopes.

    Quick things to know

         Students will be able to describe the different types of telescopes and how telescopes help us study space.

    Tasks

    1. Watch the video Crash Course Astronomy 6: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mYhy7eaazIk
    2. Go to Mr. Hall's Canvas page.  Open activity for today's date under top module - Distance Learning.
    3. Complete the worksheet and upload the assignment through Canvas.

    Links/Activities

         Mr. Hall's Canvas page-  https://cbsd.instructure.com/courses/24220/modules

         Youtube - https://www.youtube.com/

         Brainpop-   https://www.brainpop.com/

         Explore Learning-  Log in:  tohickon     Password:  science     https://www.explorelearning.com/

    Methods of Communication

         All assignments are able to be accessed through Mr. Hall's Canvas page:  https://cbsd.instructure.com/courses/24220/modules

         Email Mr. Hall with any questions:  khall@cbsd.org

     

    3-25-20

    Overview

         Students will review concepts about the History of Space Travel.

    Estimated Time

         30 minutes

    Explanation of Activity/Assignment 

         Students will watch a video reviewing the History of Space Travel.

         Students will contribute to an online discussion about the History of Space Travel.

    Quick things to know

         Students will be able to describe History of Space Travel.

    Tasks

    1. Watch the video Crash Course Astronomy 37: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QhULJr-LKbg
    2. Go to Mr. Hall's Canvas page.  Open activity for today's date under top module - Distance Learning.
    3. Contribute to an online discussion about the History of Space Travel.

    Links/Activities

         Mr. Hall's Canvas page-  https://cbsd.instructure.com/courses/24220/modules

         Youtube - https://www.youtube.com/

         Brainpop-   https://www.brainpop.com/

         Explore Learning-  Log in:  tohickon     Password:  science     https://www.explorelearning.com/

    Methods of Communication

         All assignments are able to be accessed through Mr. Hall's Canvas page:  https://cbsd.instructure.com/courses/24220/modules

         Email Mr. Hall with any questions:  khall@cbsd.org

     

    3-24-20

    Overview

         Students will review concepts about the Moon.

    Estimated Time

         30 minutes

    Explanation of Activity/Assignment 

         Students will watch a video reviewing the Moon.

         Students will complete a worksheet activity on the Moon.

    Quick things to know

         Students will be able to describe how the Moon formed and the layers of the Moon.

    Tasks

    1. Watch the video Crash Course Astronomy 12:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mCzchPx3yF8
    2. Go to Mr. Hall's Canvas page.  Open activity for today's date under top module - Distance Learning.
    3. Complete the worksheet and upload the assignment through Canvas.

    Links/Activities

         Mr. Hall's Canvas page-  https://cbsd.instructure.com/courses/24220/modules

         Youtube - https://www.youtube.com/

         Brainpop-   https://www.brainpop.com/

         Explore Learning-  Log in:  tohickon     Password:  science     https://www.explorelearning.com/

    Methods of Communication

         All assignments are able to be accessed through Mr. Hall's Canvas page:  https://cbsd.instructure.com/courses/24220/modules

         Email Mr. Hall with any questions:  khall@cbsd.org

     

    3-23-20

    Overview

         Students will review concepts about the Sun.

    Estimated Time

         30 minutes

    Explanation of Activity/Assignment 

         Students will watch a video reviewing the Sun.

         Students will complete a worksheet activity on the Sun.

    Quick things to know

         Students will be able to describe the layers of the Sun and how it produces energy.

    Tasks

    1. Watch the video Crash Course Astronomy 10:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b22HKFMIfWo
    2. Go to Mr. Hall's Canvas page.  Open activity for today's date under top module - Distance Learning.
    3. Complete the worksheet and upload the assignment through Canvas.

    Links/Activities

         Mr. Hall's Canvas page-  https://cbsd.instructure.com/courses/24220/modules

         Youtube - https://www.youtube.com/

         Brainpop-   https://www.brainpop.com/

         Explore Learning-  Log in:  tohickon     Password:  science     https://www.explorelearning.com/

     

    3-20-20

          No lessons today.  Distance learning will continue on Monday, March 23.  Take care.

     

    3-19-20

    Overview

         Students will review concepts about tides.

    Estimated Time

         30 minutes

    Explanation of Activity/Assignment 

         Students will watch a video reviewing tides.

         Students will complete a worksheet activity on tides.

    Quick things to know

         Students will be able to describe the causes of tides and describe different types of tides.

    Tasks

    1. Watch the video Crash Course Astronomy 8: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KlWpFLfLFBI
    2. Go to Mr. Hall's Canvas page.  Open activity for today's date under top module - Distance Learning.
    3. Complete the worksheet and upload the assignment through Canvas.

    Links/Activities

         Mr. Hall's Canvas page-  https://cbsd.instructure.com/courses/24220/modules

         Youtube - https://www.youtube.com/

         Brainpop-   https://www.brainpop.com/

         Explore Learning-  Log in:  tohickon     Password:  science     https://www.explorelearning.com/

     

    3-18-20

    Overview

         Students will review concepts about lunar phases.

    Estimated Time

         30 minutes

    Explanation of Activity/Assignment 

         Students will watch a video reviewing lunar phases.

         Students will complete a worksheet activity on lunar phases.

    Quick things to know

         Students will be able to describe the causes of lunar phases and identify each phase.

    Tasks

    1. Watch the video Crash Course Astronomy 4: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AQ5vty8f9Xc
    2. Go to Mr. Hall's Canvas page.  Open activity for today's date under top module - Distance Learning.
    3. Complete the worksheet and upload the assignment through Canvas.

    Links/Activities

         Mr. Hall's Canvas page-  https://cbsd.instructure.com/courses/24220/modules

         Youtube - https://www.youtube.com/

         Brainpop-   https://www.brainpop.com/

         Explore Learning-  Log in:  tohickon     Password:  science     https://www.explorelearning.com/

    Methods of Communication

         All assignments are able to be accessed through Mr. Hall's Canvas page:  https://cbsd.instructure.com/courses/24220/modules

         Email Mr. Hall with any questions:  khall@cbsd.org

     

    3-17-20

    Overview

         Students will review concepts about eclipses.

    Estimated Time

         30 minutes

    Explanation of Activity/Assignment 

         Students will watch a video reviewing eclipses.

         Students will complete a worksheet activity on eclipses.

    Quick things to know

         Students will be able to describe the differences between lunar and solar eclipses.

    Tasks

         1. Watch the video Crash Course Astronomy 5 - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PRgua7xceDA

         2. Go to Mr. Hall's Canvas page.  Open activity for today's date under top module - Distance Learning.

         3. Complete the worksheet and upload the assignment through Canvas.

    Links/Activities

         Mr. Hall's Canvas page-  https://cbsd.instructure.com/courses/24220/modules

         Youtube - https://www.youtube.com/

         Brainpop-   https://www.brainpop.com/

         Explore Learning-  Log in:  tohickon     Password:  science     https://www.explorelearning.com/

    Methods of Communication

         All assignments are able to be accessed through Mr. Hall's Canvas page:  https://cbsd.instructure.com/courses/24220/modules

         Email Mr. Hall with any questions:  khall@cbsd.org