Thursday (10/4/12) -
Complete the Compare and Contrast Pre-write Venn Diagram
Begin Typing Paper
Finish Typing Final Draft, Due at the end of the hour
Common Core Writing Standards for Science Addressed:
WST.6-8.10. 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.6-8.4. Produce clear and coherent writing in which the development, organization, and style are appropriate to task, purpose, and audience.
WST.6-8.9. Draw evidence from informational texts to support analysis reflection, and research.
Kansas State Department of Education Standard Addressed:
STANDARD 4: EARTH and SPACE SCIENCE – The student will apply process skills to explore and develop an understanding of the
structure of the earth system, earth’s history, and earth in the solar system.
Benchmark 3: The student will identify and classify stars, planets, and other solar system components.
1. compares and contrasts the characteristics of stars, planets,
moons, comets, and asteroids.