Physical Science Lesson Plans

Subject:

Physical Science

Period(s):

2 & 7

Day

Framework or Strand

Student Learning Expectation or Objective

Teaching Strategy and Activities

Assignments

Materials or Resources

Monday

PSI-LS2-4

TOPIC 2:  Matter in Organisms

Use a model to illustrate how photosynthesis transforms light energy into stored chemical energy

DIFFERENTIATION:  Written and Nonlinguistic representation of vocabulary understanding.

ACTIVITY:

Topic Idea Vocabulary

“Cellular Processes”

-Arkansas Curriculum Frameworks

-Physical Science textbook

-Classroom Assessment Techniques textbook

 

Tuesday

PSI-LS2-4

TOPIC 2:  Matter in Organisms

 

Use a model to illustrate how photosynthesis transforms light energy into stored chemical energy

DIFFERENTIATION:  Written and Nonlinguistic representation of vocabulary understanding.

ACTIVITY:

Photosynthetic Rate

“Using Context Clues”

-Arkansas Curriculum Frameworks

-Physical Science textbook

 

Wednesday

PSI-LS1-5

TOPIC 2:  Matter in Organisms

 

Use a model to illustrate how photosynthesis transforms light energy into stored chemical energy

DIFFERENTIATION:

Hands-on Interaction Strategy

ACTIVITY:

Photosynthetic Rate Data Analysis

“Interpreting Data from a Table”

 

-Arkansas Curriculum Frameworks

-Physical Science textbook

Thursday

PSI-LS1-5

TOPIC 2:  Matter in Organisms

 

Use mathematical representations to support claims for the cycling of matter and flow of energy among organisms in an ecosystem.

DIFFERENTIATION:

Hands-on Interaction Strategy

ACTIVITY:

Lactic Acid Fermentation

-Physical Science textbook

Friday

PSI-LS2-4

TOPIC 2:  Matter in Organisms

Analyzing and Interpreting Data

DIFFERENTIATION:

Hands-on Interaction Strategy

APPLICATION:

ACT Aspire     Practice 7

-Arkansas Curriculum Frameworks

-Physical Science textbook