Writing Week Calendar
Monday (9/17/12) -
Begin Research Paper on Inventors & Inventions
Complete 4-6 Research Notes Guides
Please Avoid "Googling It" Instead use these links for your research:
Inventors, Inventions & Timeline
Inventions and Technology
Library Search Database
Continue with Research Notes Guides
Finish with Research Notes Guides
Begin Writing Outline
Finish Writing Outline
Start Typing Final Draft
Final Draft of Paper, Due at the end of the hour
Next Unit: Thinking and Inquiry Like a Scientist
Common Core Writing Standards for Science Addressed:
Write routinely over extended time frames (time for reflection and revision) and shorter time frames (a single sitting or a day or two) for a range of discipline-specific tasks, purposes, and audiences. (WST.6-8.10.)
Kansas State Department of Education Standard Addressed:
STANDARD 5: SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY – The student will demonstrate abilities of technological design and understandings about science and technology.
Benchmark 2: The student will develop understandings of the similarities, differences, and relationships in science and technology.
1. compares the work of various types of scientists and engineers.
2. evaluates benefits, risks, limitations and trade-offs of technological solutions.
3. Identifies contributions to science and technology by many people and many cultures.