Presentation on theme: "Your Key To Success in Science INTERACTIVE SCIENCE NOTEBOOK (ISN) Presented by Mrs. Martin Portions adopted from A. Holder & D. Saunders."— Presentation transcript:
Your Key To Success in Science INTERACTIVE SCIENCE NOTEBOOK (ISN) Presented by Mrs. Martin Portions adopted from A. Holder & D. Saunders
A interactive science notebook (ISN) your own personalized DIARY of learning about science A portfolio of your work in ONE convenient spot. This is great for studying for upcoming quizzes & test A great ORGANIZATIONAL tool that gives you permission to be PLAYFUL AND CREATIVE in your responses without "messing up" your notes. Allows you to be like a REAL SCIENTIST !
Notes from – Teacher guided PowerPoint or Textbook notes – Movie/Video Notes – Article Readings Vocabulary words Lab procedures and analysis Study Guides Illustrations, Diagrams, Foldables Work Records with Grades
ISN's are easy to do and worth a lot of points, so take time and effort to do them well. "Always update your table of contents so papers don't get messed up - or in case of an ISN check. "An ISN is a great tool, keep it organized! "You have to spend quality time on your ISN. "Don't leave your ISN until the last day, otherwise you may be up to the early morning hours finishing assignments. "Colorize things. It looks so much better that way "Keep it in order, because you never know when a notebook check might come up. "Do not save your ISN until the last minute. Remember, it counts as much as a test."
Scissors colored pencils Erasable pens & pencils NO MARKERS! Composition Notebook Glue or glue stick (2 PER MONTH) HIGHLIGHTER
On the BACK of your notebook: The name of the course: – Life Sci. – OR – Physical Sci. The class period that you have science: – Period 1, for example The school year: 2012 – 2013 Your name: (self explanatory) My Name My Grade
YOUR NAME YOUR PERIOD LIFE SCI
Starting on the cover, well number the first pages up through the table of contents in Roman Numerals. iv iii Syllabus ii Flynn Safety Contract Classroom Expectations Syllabus i
Table of Contentsnext for pages viii vii Syllabus vi Classroom Expectations Flynn Safety Contract Syllabus v
Number the BOTTOM of page from 1-50 REMEMBER!! Odd numbers (1, 3, 5, 7) are always on the LEFT and even numbers (2, 4, 6, 8) are always on the RIGHT
Number the BOTTOM of page from 1-50 REMEMBER!! Odd numbers (1, 3, 5, 7) are always on the LEFT and even numbers (2, 4, 6, 8) are always on the RIGHT Add the first two pages (glue Science Art, glue or staple Scavenger Hunt) Science Art Scavenger Hunt
No RIPPED OUT pages or torn corners No DOODLING that doesnt relate to science Notebook should only be used for SCIENCE CLASS ONLY DATE AND NUMBER each page All entries must go into the Table of Contents BE COLORFUL & LOVE YOUR NOTEBOOK