Elementary Science Workshop #1

Thursday September 12, 2002

First Grade   --   Willow Elementary School   --   Room 116

 

3:45 PM - 4:15 PM "Lite" dinner and informal conversation with colleagues
4:15 PM - 6:00 PM Working with Our First-Unit Materials

 

First-Grade
Overview
First Session Second Session Third Session

Dates

8/26/02 — 11/22/02
13 weeks

11/25/02 — 3/07/03
13 weeks

3/10/03 - 6/12/03
13 weeks

LSD "Scope & Sequence"
Unit Title

Position and Motion

Properties of Materials That Make Them Useful

Plants

Michigan Curriculum Framework (2000)
Science Benchmark Codes

6 Constructing,

5 Reflecting,

and

1 Using:

IV.3.e.1

6 Constructing,

5 Reflecting,

and

1 Using:

IV.1.e.2

6 Constructing,

5 Reflecting,

and

3 Using:

III.2.e.2
III.2.e.5
III.5.e.2

Adopted Module

EDC: Balls and Ramps [K-1]

BSCS: Testing Materials [1]

McGraw-Hill: Plants Are Living Things [1]

 


 

Today's Workshop Agenda and Handouts

If you click on any of the numbered handouts below that are indicated as being web links you can download a MS-Word file of that handout.   Clicking on web links that appear within the handout descriptions should take you to relevant web pages outside the "ElSci" web site.


  1. Benchmarks, Content, and Assessing Understanding

  2. Getting Oriented: What Materials Should I Have and Be Using for This Unit?

  3. Strategies, Resources, Questions, Suggestions, and Next Steps

  4. Feedback and Timesheets

 


 

Last modified:   2002.10.12   by RTSmith