Menu Activity 5 Science Crossword

An item a teacher uses to engage students by using a phenomenon with unexpected outcomes.
An event or outcome that is naturally occurring but can be surprising to the viewers.
Why are discrepant events good for students?
It encourages learning and understanding when the understanding of someone is insufficient to explain what is happening.
This has a "negative effect" on the learners because it causes them not to want to continue.
The items that students are to learn within the grade. Discrepant events aid in the understanding of these.
A discrepant event will give students this type of example of some phenomenon.
This helps students learn by engaging their natural senses to learn.
What does the article compare discrepant events to?
What can discrepant events be tied to to allow them to be most effective?
Allowing questioning and processes of figuring out what is taking place allows for what in the classroom to take place?
What famous psychologists work is often tied to the "science learning cycle"?
What is the first step the article gives for a successful discrepant event?
What is the "goal" of the educator's when employing the first step?
What should the students do in the first step?
What is the second step the article gives?
True or False: The teacher should give the students the science concept in the second phase.
What is the third step within the article for an effective discrepant event?
Incorrect thoughts or ideas about a topic that others may believe as well.
What is the fourth and final step to implementing discrepant events in the article?

Argument Writing Vocabulary Crossword

Argument Writing Vocabulary Crossword

reasoned thinking that supports a specific claim or position
correct or suitable for a particular time, situation, or purpose
a statement that a speaker or writer is trying to prove, usually by using evidence
when something such as a piece of writing is easy to understand because its parts are connected in a clear and reasonable way
a justification of a claim; an explanation
details or quotes from a text that directly relate to the subject or problem being discussed or considered
not related to the subject being discussed
the opposing viewpoint or the opposite of the main claim in an essay
evidence that is relevant and specific
to give the reader a clear picture in his/her mind
identify information in the text that supports understanding and uses that evidence to explain ideas
a personal view, attitude, or judgment
to move by argument or evidence to belief, agreement, consent, or a course of action
a piece of factual writing in which ideas on a single topic are presented, explained, argued, or described in an interesting way
a method of doing something which involves several steps or stages
the specific reason a person has for writing

ANSWER KEY Crossword

ANSWER KEY  Crossword

The maximum or minimum point of a quadratic function.
The line of symmetry that runs through the vertex; can be found algebraically: x=-b/(2a)
All the input values of a function.
All the output values of a function.
x = -b ± √(b² - 4ac)/2a
one of the possible outcomes of a probability experiment
a possible result of an experiment
a diagram that shows how two or more sets in a universal set are related
a collection or list of items
events such that the outcome of one event does not affect the probability of the outcome of another event
'sides and angles' that are images of each other will be equal if the two triangles are congruent.
Any number that can be written as a simple fraction, with a whole number numerator and denominator, such as terminating decimals, repeating decimals and integers.
A square with a whole number root.
An angle of exactly 90 degrees.
A triangle that contains a right angle.
Any number that cannot be written as a simple fraction, such as non-repeating, non-terminating decimals, square roots of non-perfect squares, pi.
The result of multiplying a number by itself
Greek philosopher, 570-495 BC. There is no evidence that Pythagoras himself worked on or proved the Pythagorean Theorem, which was used previously by Babylonians and Indians.
A mathematical symbol that indicates the extraction of the root of the square inside.
the statement that the values of two mathematical expressions are equal
a numerical or constant quantity placed before and multiplying the variable in an algebraic expression
solving a problem
value that,when multiplied by itself,gives the number
relationship between two numbers indicating how many times the first number contains the second
two ratios or fractions are equal
relationship between two numbers indicating how many times the first number contains the second
a single number or variable, or numbers and variables multiplied together
an unbroken part of a circle
an angle whose vertex is at the center of a circle

Psychology chapter 1 Crossword

Psychology chapter 1 Crossword

Physical needs such as sleep and hunger
Private, unobservable mental reason
the scientific study of behavior and mental processes
Educated guess about same phenomenon
A complex explanation based on findings from a large number of experimental studies
Using psychological principles to solve more immediate problems
A general approach to gathering info & answering questions so that error and biases are minimized
Interested in the basic elements of human experience
A method of self observation in which participants report their thoughts & feelings
Study how human and animals adapt to their environments
A phychologist who studies how unconscious motives and conflicts determine human behavior, feelings, and thoughts
A psychologist who analyzes how organisms learn or modify their behavior based o response to events in the environment
A psychologist who believes that each person has freedom in directing his or her future and achieving personal growth
A psychologist who studies how we process, store, retrieve, and use info and how thought processes influence our behavior
A psychologist who studies how chemical and physical changes in our body influence behavior
A branch of medicine that deals with mental, emotional, or behavioral disorders
A pyschologist who diagnoses and treat people with emotional disturbances
A psychologist who studies the emotional, cognitive, biological, personal, & social changes that occur as individuals mature
A pysychologist who is concerned with helping students learn
A psychologist who may work in a mental health or social welfare agency
A psychologist who uses psychological concepts to make the work place a more satisfying environment for employees & managers
A psychologist who studies sensation, perception, learning, motivation, and/or emotion in carefully controlled laboratory conditions

Biology Crossword Puzzle

Biology Crossword Puzzle

The info gathered in observations is evidence or ____
This microscope allows light to pass through the specimen
The 3rd goal of science is to use those explanations to make useful ____
Every one uses it except US
This type of electron microscope runs a pencil like beam of electrons back and forth across the specimen
This type of electron microscope shines a beam of electrons trough a thin specimen
This microscope can form images of objects 1000 times smaller
Hypothesis must be _____
This variable is observed and changes in response to another variable
Is a logical interpretation based on prior knowledge
This variable is deliberately changed
"One of the birds has a red head" is a ___ observation
Observations can lead to inferences or ____
When only one variable is changed at a time in an experiment
scientists make ___
"The worm is 2 cm long" is a ___ observation
The goal of science is to ____ and under stand nature
The 2nd goal of science is to ____ events in nature
a explanation made on the basis of limited evidence as a starting point for further investigation
In science the word ____ applies to a well-tested explanation that unifies a

Critical Thinking Crossword

Critical Thinking Crossword

in critical thinking - Free from errors?
What is a person that has much knowledge and expertise in a field.
what is ones point of view that opposes anothers point of view?
What is an active, intellectually engage process which the reader participates in an inner dialogue with the writer?
To assert the opposite of or to go against.
facts, figures, or information from which conclusions can be drawn.
relying or bases on experiment, observation, or experience rather than on meaning
what actually happened, what is true
common qualities of all human beings
a step of the mind, based on assumptions
a confidence or faith in reason
a teaching institution
A person who goes to a learning institution
understanding which is based on thought, study or experience
a persons belief that is open to debate
a judgment, belief, opinion or point of view - favorable or unfavorable
a question, matter, situation, or person that is difficult to resolve.
an idea or thought

Social Psychology Crossword

Social Psychology Crossword

Tendency to overestimate our powers of prediction once we know the outcome of a given event.
A change in a person's behavior or opinion as a result of pressure.
Leon Festinger is best known for what theory?
The Bystander Effect states how many people are best to have around if we need assistance?
Diffusal of responsibility was seen in which researchers experiment about shock treatment?
This happens at the end of a study.
This can lead to an increase in suicide and divorces.
The concept that being exposed to recent information will influence your decisions and choices.
A mental shortcut.
Our social psychology book was written by?
When a person gives up a high degree of themselves in order to obtain a goal they may use this type of justification?
If someone hurts another person they may use this concept to make it ok.
Making choices without thinking about them.
What type of empathy are we using when we can understand how someone else experiences a event?
The type of empathy we are using when we know how to respond to another person's feeling about an event?
The hormone that rises when we become aggressive.
When using attributions to judge people it is more humane to assume things are happening due to?
In attraction, this can make a difference.

Probability Crossword

Probability  Crossword

The set of all possible outcomes of an experiment
The set that contains elements or objects that belong to either A or B or to both
The set having no elements
Refers to the elements not in that set
A diagram that shows relationships between different finite sets
Two or more events that cannot occur at the same time
Two or more events that can occur at the same time
When two events A and B are mutually exclusive, the probability that A or B will occur is the some of probability of each events
Probability of both occurring by p(A and B)
Total number outcome is based on a particular category or event p(A/B)
Two events are dependent if the outcome of the first affect the outcome of the second probability changed
Two events, A and B are independent if the fact that A occur does not effect the probability that B occur
Is the chance that something's will happen how likely is that some event will happen sometime you can measure a probability with a number like 10 percent chance of rain
A tree diagram is a toal that we use in general mathematics ..Probability and stastic that allow us to calculate the number of possible outcome of an event
The probability of two independent events occurring can found by the following former p(AnB) =p(A).p(B)
When two events are said to be independent of each other
Drawing a red card from a standard deck of card is 26/52 so percent the probability of drawing a deck is 13/52 (25) percent the odd for event is the ratin of the number
The chance of an event occurring

Interpersonal Communication Crossword

Interpersonal Communication Crossword

Verbal and nonverbal communications, behaviors that enhance closeness
The way an individual verbally and para-verbally interacts to signal how literal meaning should be taken
Competence, Character and Caring
Appropriate, incremental and reciprocal personal information shared
The process by which the behavior of the student influences the teacher's behavior toward the students. This shows the students what the teachers expect which affects the student's self-concept.
Your total image of yourself.
Initiate the relationship, experiment with behaviors, intensify by increased communication, and deterioration and natural occurring dissolution
How positive you feel about yourself
Behaving in ways people expect us to.
A teacher's belief that she can influence how well students learn
Being prepared, enthusiastic, clear, funny, fair, researched and giving assignments
________ affects our self-concept, and our self-concept affects how and what we communicate.
Age, gender, race, culture, and nationality
_____ has a positive impact on student attention, confidence, and satisfaction of the class
____guidelines are to know the child's background, create a positive atmosphere, make the right comments, offer realistic suggestions, listen, conclude asking assessment of understanding questions, and request a follow-up if necessary.

Nonfiction Text Features Crossword

Nonfiction Text Features Crossword

an alphabetical list of terms and definitions usually found at the end of the book
A visual representation of events in history displayed in chronological order
A secondary heading added underneath a subject heading.
the name of a book or article; gives the reader an idea about what they will read
visual representations showing how 2 or more sets are related to each othe
word close to photographs, illustration, or charts, explaining what they are
a visual representation of data
a drawing intended to explain how something work
a line of text serving to indicate what the passage below it is about
Pages at the back of the book that tell where to find important topics in the book
they help to understand where places are located
A picture that emphasizes key points and adds interest
Text that is heavier and darker than the rest of the text
A list of facts or numbers arranged in in rows and columns
A list of chapters and their page numbers.
Words that are slanted to the right. It calls attention to important words or terms

Literary Terms Review Puzzle Crossword

Literary Terms Review Puzzle Crossword

The sequence of events in a narrative
A narrator that uses I, me, or we
Descriptions that appeal to the five senses
The time and place of a narrative
The opposite of what is expected to occur
The turning point of a narrative
The way an author wants the reader to feel
A struggle in a character's mind
Narration that has access to all characters' thoughts and actions
An object, activity, place, or person that stands for something beyond iteslf
Plot stage in which we learn about the characters, setting, and a hint of the conflict
A message about life or human nature that the author wants you to understand
Can influence a theme by how they act or what they learn
A narrator that knows the thoughts and feelings of only one character
A point of view that is unbiased; without opinions
A story that explains human nature or how things came to be
The setting can be the cause of a...
A struggle between a character and an outside force
The voice that tells the story
A plot stage in which tension increases
Can suggest an important idea or symbol that is central to the theme
Can have an influence on the character's beliefs, values, and job opportunities
Narration that is personal and might be infused with opinion
Themes that appear repeatedly in literature
Reveals the story's final outcome