Concept/Title of Unit Formation and components of the universe
Learning/Performance Standard or Objective
from 2010 Mississippi Science Framework
2. Develop an understanding of theories pertaining to the history of the universe and concepts related to the
This is the beginning of my Kinetic Molecular Theory unit. I start by providing the students with
their study guide and copies of the powerpoint slides for the unit. At the title slide, I ask students if
they know what kinetic means. We discuss that it me
What do you see? What do you think? What do you wonder?
How are these events the
How are they different?
Describe the substance pouring
out of the graduated cylinder
Describe the substance that
was in the beaker originally
EDUC 5309 Advanced Instructional Strategies
Which Water Cleans better?
Context: The real-world driving question is: Which region has the highest water
quality? Sub questions are: What are the effects of dissolved ions in water? What
Study and Learning Tips
1.Prioritze by due date and difficulty
Put the most difficult or least enjoyable near the top of the list
Break up long assignments
2. Study Early; study often
3. Re-read class notes
4. If you get stuck, skip it and come
HS-LS1-3.Plan and conduct an investigation to provide evidence that feedback
mechanisms maintain homeostasis.
HS-LS1-4.Use a model to illustrate the role of cellular division(mitosis) and
differentiation in producing and maintaining c