M & T Assignments

"Solid wastes are only raw materials we're too stupid to use."    ~ Arthur C. Clarke, British Author and Inventor

This is where students will find the brief listing for what is happening in the Sustainable Materials & Technology class each day, what the outside of class work is and what is due for each day. Also, supporting resources in the form of links to websites, pages and documents will be listed with what is to be worked on. For more specific details on what happens in class or for the outside of class work, please visit the specific dates you are looking for on the Materials & Technology Calendar and click on "more details." 

Showing 98 items
DateIn Class WorkOutside Class WorkDue TodayResource Link
Sort 
 
Sort 
 
Sort 
 
Sort 
 
Sort 
 
DateIn Class WorkOutside Class WorkDue TodayResource Link
January 6, 2014 The Nature of Materials & Technology: Bernier Stranded! See sub plans None Yourself! Sub Plans 1/6/14 
January 7, 2014 The Nature of Materials & Technology: Website page structures, What is sustainability? Video project!    
January 8, 2014 The Nature of Materials & Technology: Bernier Stranded! See sub plans   Sub Plans 1/8/14 
January 9, 2014 The Nature of Materials & Technology: Complete DuPont 1st Draft Explore SMART competition website and project requirements  The Ways of Discourse  
January 10, 2014 The Nature of Materials & Technology: SMART Competition Calendaring, Essay Competitions, Article Discussion Completed DuPont 1st Rough Draft, Outline & Annotated Bibliography  DuPont Challenge 
January 13, 2014 The Nature of Materials & Technology: What is matter? How does it work? SMART Teams & Registration LITE Ch. 2 - 2, p. 47 #4 DuPont Essay 1st Draft, Annotated Bibliography and outline complete Carnegie Mellon Materials Science 
January 14, 2014 (Early Release) The Nature of Materials & Technology: SMART Team Organization, AZ Envirothon Team formation, Organic v. Inorganic, Physical Forms, Matter Quality None LITE Ch. 2 - 2, p. 47 #4 SMART Competition  
January 15, 2014 The Nature of Materials & Technology: Begin work on company outline profile, ask identified faculty for permission to review, 2nd draft of Dupont essay complete Submit completed 2nd draft to identified faculty (only after response). LITE p.48 Review #6 (Due Friday) DuPont Essay 2nd Draft Arizona Businesses Advancing Sustainability 
January 16, 2014 The Nature of Materials & Technology: Development of AZ Technology Business Profile.  LITE p.48 Review #6  Model AZ Tech Company Profile 
January 17, 2014 The Nature of Materials & Technology: In-Class Assessment  AZ Sustainability Technology Business Profile, LITE p.48 Review #6  
January 21, 2014 Raw Materials Extraction: Begin outline of Story of Stuff Video (Select Product) Continued 1st Draft Work Dupont essay final draft DuPont Writing Tips 
January 22, 2014 Raw Materials Extraction: SMART software installation & team roles/times, DuPont Draft Work, Unit 2 Start  Completion of DuPont 1st draft None  
January 23, 2014 Raw Materials Extraction: Carbon Nation Movie Viewing  Future of Energy: Brown, Clean or In Between? Completed DuPont Essay 1st Draft The Future of Energy: Brown, Clean, or In Between? 
January 24, 2014 Raw Materials Extraction: SMART software installation, DuPont    
January 27, 2014 Raw Materials Extraction: CFRI/PVUSD Recycling Project Start, Unit 1 Assessment Start contacting assigned schools Faculty revised DuPont Essay M & T Unit 1 Assessment 
January 28, 2014 Raw Materials Extraction: Student Requested "Catch-Up" Day, So get caught up!  Catchin up is hard to do. Please see classroom board. Envirothon Applications  
January 29, 2014 Raw Materials Extraction: Resources to be extracted. Start of mineral extraction LITE Review #4 p. 368 Your updated work  
January 30, 2014 Raw Materials Extraction: Mining Techniques, Depletion Time  Final Draft of DuPont Due  Submit Final Essay by midnight  
January 31, 2014 Raw Materials Extraction: AZ Mine Profiles     
February 3, 2014 Raw Materials Extraction: Smelting, (Depletion Time), Conflict Metals & geographical distribution  Complete AZ Mine Profile DuPont Essay Final Draft US Geological Survey Mining Maps 
February 4, 2014 Raw Materials Extraction:     
February 5, 2014 Raw Materials Extraction: Lumber & Sustainable Forestry   Sustainable Forestry Initiative 
February 6, 2014 Raw Materials Extraction: Global Map of Problem/Solutions to Forestry Issues    DuPont Essay Submission Form 
February 7, 2014 Raw Materials Extraction: Forestry Presentation Work Complete Forestry Presentation Submit DuPont Essay  
February 10, 2014 Modification & Product Creation: Forestry Presentation LITE p. 246 # 3 & 6 (Wednesday) Forestry Presentation Sustainable Forestry Class Presentation 
February 11, 2014 (Early Release) Modification & Product Creation: Recycling Catch-Up Day    
February 12, 2014 Modification & Product Creation: Recycling Folder Structure, ASU SUS visitors  LITE p. 246 # 3 & 6 (Wednesday)  
February 13, 2014 Modification & Product Creation: Recycling,     
February 14, 2014 Modification & Product Creation: LtoJ (Eng.), # of Plastic Research.    
February 17, 2014 No School    
February 18, 2014 Modification & Product Creation    
February 19, 2014 Modification & Product Creation    
February 20, 2014 Modification & Product Creation:    DIRTT 
February 21, 2014 Modification & Product Creation: SMART Project Work, Article Discussion   Climate Change: No Breakthroughs Needed, Mr. President 
February 24, 2014 Modification & Product Creation: SMART Check-In, Plastics # 1 -7 Continued Plastics Research, Start of Presentation Designing   
February 25, 2014 Modification & Product Creation    
February 26, 2014 Modification & Product Creation    
February 27, 2014 Transportation & the Supply Chain: (Bernier OUT): SMART project baseline audit None Baseline Audit  
February 28, 2014 Transportation & the Supply Chain: Life Cycle Analysis of Product Work Continued Work on Life Cycle Analysis    
March 3, 2014 Transportation & the Supply Chain: Plastics Poster Work Plastic Information Gathering   
March 4, 2014 Transportation & the Supply Chain: Start of making your own plastic lab Plastic Poster Details None Make your own plastic lab 
March 5, 2014 Transportation & the Supply Chain: Continuation of Bio-Plastics Lab None Life Cycle Analysis Draft- Extraction  
March 6, 2014 Transportation & the Supply Chain: Complete making of bio-plastics. Set to dry for weekend Get poster board for plastic type poster completion Completed Bio-Plastics lab though procedures  
March 7, 2014 Transportation & the Supply Chain: (Bernier OUT) Putting together poster Production component of Life Cycle Analysis Plastics # Poster 2' x 3'   
March 10, 2014 Transportation & the Supply Chain: Analysis of Bio-Plastics Lab Conclusion, EA & Summary of Bio-Plastics Lab Life Cycle Analysis Draft- Production  
March 11, 2014 Transportation & the Supply Chain: Peer Review Assessment of bio-plastics lab, Gentrification & ValleyMetro Analysis  Read LITE 22 - 3, Answer P. 609 Review #7  Submit Lab Books for Review (STEM students take as needed) The Story of Route 66 
March 12, 2014 Transportation & the Supply Chain:    Valley Metro 
March 12, 2014 Transportation & the Supply Chain  LITE P. 609 Review #7   
March 13, 2014 Transportation & the Supply Chain  Life Cycle Analysis Draft- Distribution  
March 17, 2014 End Use of Material & Technology: What kind of consumer are you?   General Motors & MTV & You 
March 18, 2014 End Use of Material & Technology  Life Cycle Analysis Draft- Consumption, SMART Project Deliverables - Energy Modifications and Audit #2  
March 19, 2014 End Use of Material & Technology    
March 20, 2014 End Use of Material & Technology    
March 21, 2014 End Use of Material & Technology  Life Cycle Analysis Draft- Disposal - Rough Draft Complete  
March 24, 2014 No School    
March 25, 2014 No School    
March 26, 2014 No School    
March 27, 2014 No School    
March 28, 2014 No School    
March 31, 2014 End Use of Material & Technology    
April 1, 2014 End Use of Material & Technology  SMART Project Deliverables - Fly Around  
April 2, 2014 End Use of Material & Technology    
April 3, 2014 End Use of Material & Technology    
April 4, 2014 End Use of Material & Technology  Product Life Cycle Analysis Video & Final Draft   
April 7, 2014 End Use of Material & Technology    
April 8, 2014 End Use of Material & Technology    
April 9, 2014 End Use of Material & Technology    
April 10, 2014 "Waste" and its Management    
April 11, 2014 "Waste" and its Management    
April 14, 2014 "Waste" and its Management:     
April 15, 2014 "Waste" and its Management  SMART Project Deliverables - Design, Innovation and Impact Report  
April 16, 2014 "Waste" and its Management    
April 17, 2014 "Waste" and its Management    
April 18, 2014 "Waste" and its Management    
April 21, 2014 "Waste" and its Management: Bernier OUT - Mayo Clinic Meeting , SMART Video watching LITE p. 632 Review # 5 DUE FRIDAY   
April 22, 2014 "Waste" and its Management: Current Event, Mayo Clinic follow-up, AZ Envirothon scores, waste #s    
April 23, 2014 "Waste" and its Management    
April 24, 2014 "Waste" and its Management    
April 25, 2014 "Waste" and its Management  LITE p. 632 Review # 5  
April 28, 2014 Structure, City & Self  Semester Research: Data Analysis (Graphs, Charts & Composed)  
April 29, 2014 (Early Releas) Structure, City & Self  SMART Project Deliverables - Scale Model  
April 30, 2014 Structure, City & Self    
May 1, 2014 Structure, City & Self    
May 2, 2014 Structure, City & Self  SMART Competition Presentations - Team Presentation (Section Finals)  
May 5, 2014 Structure, City & Self    
May 6, 2014 Structure, City & Self    
May 7, 2014 Structure, City & Self    
May 8, 2014 Structure, City & Self  SMART Competition Presentations - Team Presentation (Regional Finals)  
May 9, 2014 Structure, City & Self: Complete city & receive disruption  Start analysis, accounting for how disruption will affect city Completed City Ready for Disruption  
May 12, 2014 Structure, City & Self  Semester Research: Conclusion, Error Analysis & Summary  
May 13, 2014 Structure, City & Self    
May 14, 2014 Structure, City & Self    
May 15, 2014 Structure, City & Self    
May 16, 2014 Structure, City & Self    
May 19, 2014 Final Project Presentations  Semester Research: Final Presentation  
May 20, 2014 Final Project Presentations    
May 21, 2014 Final    
May 22, 2014 Final    
Showing 98 items