November 30

CONCEPTUAL PHYSICS – WEEK OF NOVEMBER 30, 2015

Our main focus this week is two fold.  First off we are reviewing for the SLO which is on FRIDAY!  Secondly, we will continue our work with electricity.

 

ASSESSMENTS FOR THE WEEK:

THURSDAY:  Electricity content quiz

FRIDAY:  SLO ( 10% of grade )

 

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Discuss Circuits

2)  Work on unit 1 and 2 review for SLO review book

TUESDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over homework

2)  Ohm Zone lab – Series circuits only

3)  SLO review – units 2/3/4

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over homework

2)  Review for content quiz on electricity

3)  Ohm Zone – parallel circuits

4)  SLO review – units 3/4/5

THURSDAY:  1)  Go over ohm zone lab

2)  Electricity content quiz

3)  SLO review – units 6/7

FRIDAY:  1)  SLO

2)  Go over quiz from Thursday

3)

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  34-1 worksheet – front only ( current and ohm’s law)

TUESDAY:  Back of Monday”s worksheet

WEDNESDAY:  Study for electricity content quiz

THURSDAY:  Study for SLO

FRIDAY:  NONE

November 30

ASTRONOMY – WEEK OF NOVEMBER 30, 2015

Our main focus this week is to discuss the characteristics that are needed for life here and beyond our solar system.

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Go over galaxy / cosmology test

2)  Video:  The Universe – Astrobiology

TUESDAY:  1)  Ballooning Universe lab

2)  Chapter 26 reading guide

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over reading guide

2)  Decoding messages lab

THURSDAY:  1)  Review for characteristics needed for life quiz

2)  Start the movie – Contact

FRIDAY:  1)  Characteristics needed for life quiz

2)  Continue with Contact

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  NONE

TUESDAY:  Finish reading guide if needed – chapter 26

WEDNESDAY:  NONE

THURSDAY:  Study for quiz

FRIDAY:  NONE

November 17

CONCEPTUAL PHYSICS – WEEK OF NOVEMBER 16, 2015

Our main focus this week is to wrap up our unit on waves and start on electricity before we leave.

ASSESSMENTS FOR THE WEEK:

Wednesday:  Waves unit test

Friday:  Waves remediation Quiz

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Go over Friday’s focal length lab

2)  Finish going over Thursday night’s homework

3)  Reflection lab

TUESDAY: 1)  Stamp and go over unit review sheet

2)  Finish reflection lab

3)  Sound loss tape activity

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Quick Review

2)  Waves Unit Test

3)  Student Surveys

4)  Start working on Electricity video notes, note taking guide and video open note quiz – all on schoology

THURSDAY:  1)  Go over Open Note Video Quiz

2)  Discuss ppt

3)  Start review project for SLO – Introduction  and unit 1

FRIDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over remediation practice

2)  Remediation Quiz

3)  SLO project – unit 2

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY: Review Sheet – NO LATE WORK

TUESDAY:  Study for Waves Test

WEDNESDAY:  Electricity video, note taking guide and open note quiz ( on Schoology )

THURSDAY:  Remediation Practice worksheet

FRIDAY:  Enjoy Break – Study some for SLO (Friday 12/4)

 

November 13

ASTRONOMY – WEEK OF NOVEMBER 16, 2015

Our main focus this week is to finish up our unit on Galaxies and Cosmology.

ASSESSMENTS FOR THE WEEK:

Tuesday:  Last October Sky Quiz (Chapter 23-Epilogue)

Wednesday:  Galaxies / Cosmology Test

 

CLASSWORK:

 

MONDAY:  1)  Collect Lab 14.3 – finished for homework over the weekend

2)  Student Surveys

3)  Expansion of the Universe lab

4)  Work on Review Sheet

TUESDAY:  1)  Last October Sky reading quiz

2)  Stamp and go over review sheet

3)  Ballooning Universe lab

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Go over reading quiz

2)  Galaxies / Cosmology unit Test

THURSDAY:  1)  Go over Test

2)  Start watching October Sky

FRIDAY:  1)  Watch October Sky

 

HOMEWORK:  

MONDAY:  Finish review sheet / Last Oct Sky Quiz tomorrow

TUESDAY:  Study for test

WEDNESDAY:  NONE

THURSDAY:  NONE

FRIDAY:  NONE / ENJOY YOUR BREAK – BE SAFE

 

 

November 9

CONCEPTUAL PHYSICS – WEEK OF NOVEMBER 9, 2015

Our main focus this week is to continue with our unit on light.

ASSESSMENTS FOR THE WEEK:

Tuesday: Optics Open Note Quiz due by the start of class (schoology)

Thursday:  Content quiz on light and optics

 

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Go over waves quiz

2)  Go over EMR notes

3)  Stamp and go over homework

4)  Pd 3 – Gas Discharge Tube activity

TUESDAY:  1)  Go over Optics Open Note Quiz

2)  Go over Optics notes

3)  Pd 2 – Gas Discharge Tube Activity

4)  Light Station Lab

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over objectives 3/5

2)  Go over station lab

3)  Review for quiz

4)  Reflection lab

THURSDAY:   1)  Light and Optics Quiz

2)  Go over focal length and magnification calculations

3)  Practice problems on focal length and magnification

FRIDAY:  1)  Go over quiz

2)  Go over homework problems

3)  Optical Bench lab

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  Watch optics video and take open note quiz over optics

TUESDAY:  Objective worksheet – categories 3 and 5

WEDNESDAY:  Study for Quiz

THURSDAY:  Finish focal length and magnification problems

FRIDAY: Finish focal length lab calculations and questions on back

 

November 6

ASTRONOMY – WEEK OF NOVEMBER 9, 2015

Our main focus this week is to continue our work in the unit on galaxies and cosmology.

ASSESSMENTS FOR THE WEEK:

Tuesday – Quiz over chapters 15-16

The details of the week are below:

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Collect Lab 14.1 – Galaxy size and distances

2)  Chapter 15/16 questions

3)  Stamp and go over questions

4)  Quiz Review

TUESDAY:  1)  Chapter 15-16 quiz

2)  Discuss chapter 17

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Go over chapter 15-16 quiz

2)  Lab 14.3 – Recession velocities of galaxies

THURSDAY:  1)  Collect outstanding labs

2)  Discuss chapter 18

3)  Chapter  17/18 questions

FRIDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over chapter 17/18 questions

2)  Expansion of the Universe lab

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY;  Study for chapter 15-16 quiz

TUESDAY:  NONE

WEDNESDAY:  Finish lab if needed

THURSDAY:  Finish chapter 17-18 questions if needed

FRIDAY:  Read October Sky – last reading quiz is on Tuesday 11/17