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Classes/Assignments

Science (Period 2 - 4)

Instructor
Melanie Johnson
Department
Upper School

Course Description

Lesson will align to the Alabama Course of Study when appropriate. 
 
Weekly Lesson Plans:
 
September 23 - 27
 
 
Weekly Objectives:
Students will:
-identify the properties of a mineral
- understand how minerals are formed
 - identify ways minerals are used
 
Monday:
Chapter 3: Minerals
Lesson 1: What is a mineral?
Launch Lab - Are Rocks and Minerals the same?
Read and discuss pages 74 - 79
 
Tuesday:
Lesson 1: How do minerals form?
Brain Pop video
Read and discuss pages 79 - 83
 
Wednesday:
Lesson 1 notes and worksheet
Lesson 2: How are minerals identified?
Read and discuss pages 86 - 89
 
Thursday: 
Continue with Lesson 2
Mohs Hardness Scale lesson and worksheet
 
Friday:
Minerals Lab