Week of October 12 Big Ideas: connections, flow of matter Standards: 8.2.2, 8.2.6, 8.2.7 B.2.1, B.2.2, B.2.3, B.2.4
Monday This will be a project work day in class over the biogeochemical cycles. Students should conduct a peer review in class when finished.
Tuesday Students will share their cycle projects in class.
Wednesday Students will finish sharing cycle projects in class. If time permits, we will work on our seasons project in the outdoor lab.
Thursday We will discuss the glacial history of northwest Indiana including the dunes ecosystem. Students will take notes in class.
Friday We will divide into groups based on the levels of succession discussed in class. We will use the Dunes National Lakeshore website for our research as we create a field guide and mural for each aspect of the succession trail.