Reflection: Checks for Understanding Mira Mira The Amazing Mira - Section 4: What Is My Evidence?


The KLEWS chart is at several stages of development for my students who are struggling. Some have the evidence right there in the L part of the chart, but have not connected it to their evidence yet. I need to guide them along. Some have not developed the understanding of the phenomena of the science behind reflection and how it allows them to see the other half of their drawing. 

  Developing KLEWS
  Checks for Understanding: Developing KLEWS
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Mira Mira The Amazing Mira

Unit 5: Energy
Lesson 8 of 11

Objective: Students understand symmetry through reflection of light waves.

Big Idea: Using a mira, students draw symmetrical pictures and then explain how the mira works using what they know about reflection and the eye.

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