Presentation on theme: "SCIENCE INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK"— Presentation transcript:
1 SCIENCE INTERACTIVE NOTEBOOK “Your Key To Success in Science”Presented by: Mr. AlbroPortions adopted from E. DuBose, A. Holder & D. Saunders, and Mrs. Donaldson
2 Have you ever heard yourself say . I can't find my . . .notes, homework, old quizzes . . .I can't remember whatwe did in class yesterday.I'm sure its in . . .my locker . . .my book bag . . .my room . . .I was absent last week, did I miss anything?
3 Well Here's Your Answer..ScienceNotebookInteractiveNotebook
4 What is An Interactive Notebook A interactive notebook (INB) your own personalized DIARY of learning about scienceA portfolio of your work in ONE convenient spot. This is great for studying for upcoming quizzes & testA 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!ScienceNotebook
6 Real Scientist Use Notebooks LEODIVINCIDIANF OSSEY
7 Left Side-Right Side: WHICH SIDE? The notebook is divided into TWO sections.The Left SIDE “LOVES” student work. This is the side that you can use to show me your creativity. This is the “output” or product side.The Right side is “RESTRICTED” and contains only information given by Mr. Albro. Nothing else should be placed on the RIGHT SIDE!!
8 Decomposer Producer Consumer The notebook is divided into TWO sections.LEFT side “loves”STUDENT work = OUTPUTRIGHT side is “restricted” to TEACHER INPUTDO NOWCopy and Fill in the missing word.Decomposer Producer ConsumerPlants are ____. Lions, tigers, and bears are ____. Worms and mushrooms are____
9 LEFT SIDE: YO SIDE These are numbered as ODD PAGES =1, 3, 5, 7,9…. The LEFT SIDE belongs to you.It contains your warm-up, and your reflection/interpretation of the day’s activity.On this page you may include diagrams, cartoons, drawings, poems, foldables, etc.Let your CREATIVITY go wild!These are numbered as ODD PAGES =1, 3, 5, 7,9….
10 The DAY’S ACTIVITY is placed on the LEFT side of the notebook. INCLUDES:Instructional Focus lessonDAY’S ACTIVITYDO NOW. Fill in the missing word.Decomposers Producers ConsumersPlants are _________. Lions, tigers, and bears are ________. Worms and mushrooms are_________
11 Copy and Fill in the missing word. Decomposer Producers Consumers DO NOW!Copy and Fill in the missing word.Decomposer Producers ConsumersPlants are _________. Lions, tigers, and bears are ________. Worms and mushrooms are_________The TOP of the left side of the page has the title and for example, is the DO NOW. A DO NOW acts as a review or a thinking point for the next lesson and is done before the start of class and should be completed within the first FIVE minutes of class.This is usually on the whiteboard or on PowerPoint. It may be a handout.
12 LEFT SIDEYour reflection on the day’s activity is placed on the LEFT or OUTPUT side of the notebook. This section acts as a reinforcement for the RIGHT or INPUT side and is referred to as the Science Activity. This side entails hands on, tactile learning.This is what you creatively do! Color is good!
13 Examples of Left Side Assignments Science DO NOWGraphic OrganizersDrawings/Illustrations/Lots of Color,Poems, Rap SongsCartoons/ComicsLab AnalysisTeach Your ParentConcept MapsReflective Writing QuestionsData from ExperimentsText book and reading note summariesHomeworkYOUR OPPORTUNITYTO BEAS CREATIVE ASYOU WANT
18 RIGHT SIDE: MY SIDE Contains the Even Pages = 2,4,6,8......... The RIGHT SIDE belongs to Mr. Albro and should only contain information given or “input” from me. Nothing else should be placed on this page!The RIGHT SIDE contains the will contain all the TESTABLE material.Contains the Even Pages = 2,4,6,
19 The RIGHT side of the notebook contains information given to you by me. This is the ESSENTIAL information that will DEFINITELY be on a quiz or test. Nothing else should go on this side.RIGHT SIDELesson Objective: Students will describe the food web’s energy flow
20 Example of Right Side "Input" Notes fromTeacher guided PowerPoint notesMovie/VideoArticle ReadingsVocabulary wordsLab proceduresStudy GuidesHandoutsObjectives
23 What Students Are Saying About ISNs “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."
24 Science Notebook Supplies Glue stick or tapeScissorsA graph ruled composition notebookErasable pens & pencilsHIGHLIGHTERcolored pencilsNO MARKERS! and NO STAPLES
25 Getting Started: Step 1 The name of the course: ScienceNotebookMy NameMy GradeThe name of the course:8th Grade Integrated ScienceThe words: Interactive Science NotebookThe class period that you have science:Period 1, for exampleThe school year: – 2015Your “awesome” teacher: Mr. AlbroYour name: (self explanatory)TWO OR MORE SCIENCE PICTURES:You can draw, get from magazine or Internet.
26 MY ADVENTURES IN SCIENCE INTERACTIVESCIENCENOTEBOOKMY ADVENTURES IN SCIENCEYOUR NAMEYOUR PERIODMr. Albro
27 Pocket for loose papers STEP 2Create pocket on the inside of the cover and glue in place.Start with the 1st page after the cover and write a page by following the Author’s page hand out instructions.Next make two pages titled Table of ContentsThe first 5 pages will be reference.AUTHORS PAGE“Science and you”TABLE OF CONTENTSPocket for loose papers
28 TABLE OF CONTENTS Make your table contents look like this TITLE DATE PAGE #Grade/Stamp
29 Table of contents cont… Title your three columns:DateTitle/unitPage #Start your first entry on PAGE 1 (yours should look like my example)Table of ContentsDate Title Pg #18/ ISN guidelines8/ ISN rubric8/ Safety contract5What is Science78
30 STEP 3Starting with page 1, number pages up to 50 as shown—left,right,left,right--etcGlue in each handout on the correct page1234Isn guidelinesHandoutHandoutISN rubricSafety ContractHandout
31 STEP 4Title page What is Science?5DateWhat is Science678
32 NOTEBOOK RULES.. No RIPPED OUT pages or torn corners No DOODLING that doesn’t relate to scienceNotebook is used for SCIENCE CLASS ONLYDATE AND NUMBER each pageAll entries must go into the Table of ContentsBE COLORFUL & LOVE YOUR NOTEBOOK
33 “To the Left, To the Left, To the Left” NOTEBOOK Hints“To the Left, To the Left, To the Left”I will provide immediate feedback by checking notebooks regularly.We will have occasional open notebook quizzes to inspire great notebooks.The notebooks are your personal science learning space!What are you curious about?What would you like to test?What was the main idea?What are the important details to remember?How does this relate to your life?What don’t you understand?
34 Your Homework DUE ON TUESDAY. Make sure you have your TITLES at the top of each page to help you to remember what you need to PASTE in the notebookComplete your AUTHOR’S PAGE, TABLE of CONTENTS, and the COVER of your ISN
36 CREDITSMany thanks to these wonderful teachers for creating wonderful POWERPOINT slides fromAnnette Holder, rockin’ ScienceDoug Saunders, bringing History Alive!ScienceNotebook.com, great resourceMr. Taft, student quotes