We will spend today trying to finish the project, remember to look over the rubric.
Today we will be working on our Scientist Project
Rubric for the project:
Fake facebook page:
Today we will start to look at the Big Bang and what's the evidence, .
Following this we will look at a video examining how our views of the Universe changed.
We will also quiz Thursday .
A worldview is how you as an individual view the world and how you answer the big questions of life. Big History is a course that examines human history but also how they have approached these worldview questions.
Answer the following questions:
1. How did the universe come to be ? Explain specifically how you think it happened.
2. Do you think the Universe happened by random choice or by design? Explain.
3. Are things in the universe becoming more or less complex? Explain
4. What is reality? (Is it what we can see/touch etc? or more spiritual or both) How do we know what is real?
5. What is the meaning of life? Why are humans here on earth? and what is our place in the universe?
Take survey :
Today's work will be to do our vocab for unit one,
And then open up unit one in Big History and go to the article 'Cosmology and Faith' under 1.2
Do the following:
Put a title “Cosmology and Faith” in your journal.
TAKE SURVEY BY END OF DAY TODAY. IT WILL NOT WORK AT SCHOOL BECAUSE OF SCHOOL FILTER UNLESS YOU USE YOUR PHONE AND TURN OFF WIFI>
Once you have completed your connections, (try to get 10 to 15).
You should answer these questions on the back. (multiple sentences).
Today we worked on Investigation 0 which is a 'pre write' assesssment.
You will be getting participation points for this if you complete at least two paragraphs and you turn it in.
Use the texts to answer the question and the claims testers we talked about in class.
Upload this at home . (See Screenshot below for where you upload on the Big History website)
THis week we weorked on Origin Stories and we presented our posters,.
The graphic organizer we have used is below and we are then trying to make as many connections as possible betweeen the origin stories..
We will finish making connections on Friday.
THE INVESTIGATION IS DUE ON MONDAY!!!
Mr. Ben Tomlisson
The Father of MSHS Big History