Lesson Plan - Physics
Semester 2 Physics Week 1 & 2:

                   

ESLR's Targeted


_x_ Consciousness
_x_ Reason
__ Synergy
__ Action

DOK Level Targeted

_x_ Level 1 Recall
_x_ Level 2 Skill/ Concept
_x_ Level 3 Strategic Thinking
_x_ Level 4 Extended Thinking

Thinking Maps Utilized

Illustrative sketches
Free Body Diagrams
2 column derivation method

Essential Question(s):

What is the scientific method? (CA-IE1) What is the difference between phenomenological science and predictive science? (no standard)

Learning Target:

Understanding the concepts of observation, hypothesis, conjecture, proof and theory. Be able to distinguish between these concepts.

Targeted Vocabulary:

observation, theory, conjecture,

SDAIE (Specially Designed Academic Instruction in English) Features:

Preparation


_x_ Adaptation of Content
__ Links to Background
_x_ Links to Past Learning
__ Strategies Incorporated

Scaffolding


_x_ Modeling
_x_ Questioning
_x_ Guided Practice
_x_ Comprehensible Input

Grouping Options


_x_ Whole Class
__ Small Groups
_x_ Partners
__ Independent

Integration of Process


_x_ Reading
_x_ Writing
_x_ Speaking
_x_ Listening

Reinforcement


__ Hands-on
__ Meaningful
_x_ Linked to Objectives
__ Promotes Engagement

CFU/Assessment


_x_ Individual
_x_ Group
__ Written
_x_ Oral

CFU (Checking for Understanding) Techniques: Refer to the CFU Techniques Index Handout

Individual


__ Half-statement
__ What's Next
__ Unbundling
__ Feign Ignorance
__ Why and How
__ Rollback
_x_ If/Then
__ Framework
_x_ Steering Hint

Whole Group


__ Call-and-Response
_x_ Write it Down
__ Visible Thinking
__ Forced Choice

Combined (Individual & Whole Group)


_x_ Think-Pair-Share
__ The Combo Meal

Response(s) to CFU: Refer to the CFU Techniques Index Handout

General


__ Take a Stand
__ I Need More Hands
__ Repeat

Stretch It (Correct)


_x_ Why and How
__ Another Way to Answer
__ A Better Word
__ Evidence
__ Integrate a Related Skill
__ Same Skill; New Setting

Right is Right (Partially Correct)


__ Hold out for All the Way
__ Answer My Question
__ Right Answer; Right Time
_x_ Technical Vocabulary

Break it Down (Incorrect)


_x_ Provide an Example
_x_ Provide Context
__ Provide a Rule
_x_ Refer to Steps
__ Rollback
__ Eliminate False Choices

No Opt Out (IDK's)


_x_ Hint and Return
__ Answer and Repeat

Subject: Physics

Component

W1 M Date:1/5/15

W1 W Date:1/7/15

W1 F Date:1/9/15

W2 Tu Date:1/13/15

W2 Th Date:1/14/15

Learning Target          
CC Strand or CA standard          
Technology
Materials
         
Warm Up          
Presentation          
Guided Practice          
Independent Practice          
Closure          
Exit
Assessment
         
Lesson
Modifications
         
Anticipated
Misunderstandings