Tuesday, 15 October 2013

Science Power: From New Seating to Bill Nye (Scribe Post)

Daily Agenda:

Agenda:
1. Seating Plan
2. Check Investigations, Make Corrections
3. Videos!
    a. Human Power Shower
    b. Bill Nye on Energy
    c. The Story of Science - Power



New Seating:


Front of Room
Victor
Julia J

Sebi
Julia C

Jorge
Nick

Mr. Pro's
Desk
Lucas A
Thomaz

Lucas T
Juliana

Giulia
Helena

Antonia
Omar
Leo
Willem

Sophia
Ji Won

Alexandre
Gabe

Alex
Christian

Back of the Room


Check Investigations and Make Corrections:
Use Mr. Pro's Comments to Improve your Investigation Document.


Ji Won Making Corrections


Movie Time!

Human Power Shower:
This video is on how many cyclists it takes to power one hot shower (78). Unfortunately, we were not able to watch this video because of the time limit. This is the clip I found by BBC: 





Bill Nye on Energy Parts 1, 2 and 3 - Whilst watching the video we had to identify energy types and changes. The video talked about energy, and gave many demonstrations. Watch and answer the questions:










Questions: How does Bill Nye describe energy?
                 Write down three facts (things that are true) Bill Nye mentions about energy.
                 Bill Nye gives many examples of energy changing forms. Complete the following table for                    two examples of energy changing form: 1



#
Starting energy form of _____
Next energy form of _____
Next energy form of _____
ex)
gravitational of a pendulum
kinetic of a pendulum
gravitational of a pendulum
a



b




1 Do the work in your Task Book and contact Mr. Pro for the answer key to check your work. You may also check with your work with your fellow classmates.

Jorge and Sophia Checking Their Work



BBC The Story of Science Power Episode 4:
Big Question: Can we have unlimited power?
Note: We were only able to watch the first 12 minutes.











1 comment:

  1. Your post has little of the content we learned. What were the results of the Human Power Shower? How did we improve the investigations?

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