Unit 3 Climate 11/2 – 12/9

Key:  Green:  Class Notes    Yellow: In class Work and Assignment     Red:  Homework   Turquoise:  Additional Notes Resources  

Climate Class Notes

Week of 11/2 -11/4                                                                                                       Tuesday –   Basic Climate, Indirect/Direct Evidence, Paleoclimate (oceans, coral, rocks)
Wednesday/Thursday.  Ice Core Lab, Ice Core Lab Make Up DataIce Core Lab (only do front page).                                                                                         Friday –    Tree Ring Lab (instructions), Tree Rings (choose 1)

Week of 11/7-11/11                                                                                                       Monday – Clues to Understanding Climate Trends.  Four types of clues and their details.  Trends in Paleo climate.  (see Climate Class Notes at top.)  QUIZ on Wed./Thurs.

Tuesday – NO SCHOOL.  Election Day and Teacher Professional Development

Wednesday/Thursday –  Climate Quiz #1,  Climate Analysis Activity                            Climate Data with worksheet                                                                                    Notes:  Factors that Impact Climate.                                                                   Friday – Finish Climate Analysis,  Greenhouse Effect.

Extra Credit Opportunity:   Video Link, Questions                                                               ****  Evidently, You tube is having copyright wars.  Please go to the National Geographic link below and use your home provider.   If possitble  (Xfinity, Comcast or Direct TV) and you can view it for free.                                                           http://channel.nationalgeographic.com/before-the-flood/videos/before-the-flood3/
***DUE 12/2**  NO EXCEPTIONS – NO LATE WORK – NO PARTIAL CREDIT***

Week of 11/14/16                                                                                                           Monday – Project Feedback, The Carbon Cycle notes.                                               Tuesday – Sun Sensitivity Lab.  The Carbon Cycle notes.  Greenhouse Gases.         Wednesday/Thursday – Greenhouse Lab                                                                                        Alternative Greenhouse Lab (for absent students)                              Friday – Greenhouse Effect/Albedo

Week of 11/21/16:                                                                                                        Monday  – Volcanoes,Thermohaline Ocean Cycles.                                           Tuesday – Climate Connections Activities.  Online and in Class.                                      Climate Connections ActivityClimate Connections -Graphs, Website 

HAPPY THANKSGIVING!!!                                                                                                         Extra Credit Opportunity:                                                                        ****  Evidently, You tube is having copyright wars.  Please go to the National Geographic link below and use your home provider.   If possitble  (Xfinity, Comcast or Direct TV) and you can view it for free.                                                           http://channel.nationalgeographic.com/before-the-flood/videos/before-the-flood3/      Video Link, Questions
***DUE 12/2**  NO EXCEPTIONS – NO LATE WORK – NO PARTIAL CREDIT***

Week of 11/28/16                                                                                                        Monday – El Nino, La Nina, Photosynthesis.  Finish Climate Connections.(See Above)                                                                                                             Tuesday – Human Effects/Carbon Footprint                                          Wednesday/ThursdayQuiz, Ted Talk:  Al Gore.   Carbon Footprint Quiz, Carbon Footprint    TEDTalk video                                                                                 Friday – Climate Change Implications to Our World.                                                          Finals Study Strategy of your Choice!  Required!!!                                                       Create and use a study strategy to help you with the final.  Due: 12/8                 Choose a study strategy from the list below to utilize to help you study for the final. This needs to be turned in during your block day (December 7th or 8th).  

  1. Video
  2. Flash  Cards
  3. Highlighting Notes
  4. Outlining Notes
  5. Rewriting your notes in a meaningful way
  6. Come up with a list of questions you have about each unit (get signed by your teacher) then research and find what the correct answers are to each question ( minimum 20 questions).
  7. Come talk to Mr. Cohen, Mrs. Graves, Mrs. Lang, or Ms. Maslowe to arrange a different strategy approved by your teacher.

Week of 12/5 – 12/9     –                                                                                               Monday – Carbon Wedge Activity,  Carbon Wedge Worksheet  Debate Prep              Tuesday – Debate Prep                                                                                                Wednesday/Thursday – Debate    Study Strategy Due!!!!!                                Climate Debate Make-up EES                                                                                    In a well-written 3-5 page essay, develop the best plan you can to slow or stop the effects of climate change.  You will need to carefully outline, in detail, each idea in your plan and defend your choices with evidence.  You will need to provide in-text citations as well as a works cited for any sources that you have quoted or used in developing your plan!                                                                                                                                             For creating in-text citations/orks cited use: https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/01/                                                       CHS library: https://sites.google.com/a/dcsdk12.org/chs-library/databases-research-tools
                                                                                                                                                   Friday – Finals Review

RESOURCES TO PREPARE for  FINAL!                                                                     Unit 1:  Unit-1-Test-Topic  Water Kahoot                                                                     Unit 2:  Weather.  Unit 2 Weather Study Guide  &  Jeopardy Review                             (Most of you have already completed this study guide & should have it.)                 Unit 3:  Climate.  Climate Battleship Review                                                                 Overall:  Use Study strategy you created.                                                                                   Come to Study Sessions                                                                                               Review the Old Tests and Identify the Correct Answers                                               Review all Unit Powerpoints.  They are in green at the top of each unit                       page.                                                                                                                             Jeopardy final review

Fall 2016 FINALS SCHEDULE                                                                              Mon – 2nd Period                                                                                                  Tues – 1st & 3rd
Wed – 4th & 6th
Thurs – 5th & 7th

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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