January 30

CONCEPTUAL PHYSICS – WEEK OF JANUARY 30, 2017

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Go over constant force lab

2)  Review for quiz

3)  Net forces conceptual development worksheet

4)  Start terminal velocity discussion

TUESDAY:  1)  Newton’s laws quiz

2)  Finish terminal velocity discussion

3)  Coffee filter lab

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Go over friction notes quiz

2)  Go over Newton’s laws quiz

3)  Free body diagrams and friction problems

4)  Friction lab pre-lab

THURSDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over friction problems

2)  Go over pre lab and start on friction lab

FRIDAY:  1)  Go over friction lab

2)  Friction problems with acceleration

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  Study for quiz / Friction notes, note taking guide and quiz all on schoology (Due Wed.)

TUESDAY:  Finish lab questions if needed / Friction schoology stuff due on Wed by 8:20 AM

WEDNESDAY:  Assigned friction problems

THURSDAY:  Finish Friction lab if needed

FRIDAY:  Tiered friction problems

January 30

ASTRONOMY – WEEK OF JANUARY 30, 2017

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Go over Test

2)  Continue with Apollo 13

TUESDAY:  1)  Finish Apollo 13

2)  Discuss constellations

3)  Introduce constellation project

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Media Center – work on constellation project

THURSDAY:  1)  Start constellation presentations

2)  Constellation lab

FRIDAY:  1)  Collect labs

2)  Finish constellation presentations

3)  Summarize presentations

4)  Prep cardboard for 3-D Constellations

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  NONE / Read Octber Sky

TUESDAY:  NONE / Read October Sky

WEDNESDAY:  Finish project if needed

THURSDAY:  Finish lab if needed

FRIDAY:  NONE / Read October Sky ( first quiz is Thursday 2/9)

January 21

CONCEPTUAL PHYSICS – WEEK OF JANUARY 23, 2107

*****  OPEN HOUSE IS THURSDAY 1/26  *****

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over math practice worksheet, moving man computer activity and braking distance worksheet

2)  Reaction time and stopping distance ( parts II and III ) of braking distance worksheet

3)  FA ball drop activity

TUESDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over review sheet

2)  Unit 1 test

3)  Newton’s Laws video, note taking guide and on line quiz ( all on schoology )

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Go over test

2)  Go over video quiz and notes

3)  Newton’s Laws Activities

THURSDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over remediation practice

2)  Forces and 2nd law discussion – weight and mass

3)  Go over Newton’s Laws Activities

4)  2nd Law practice

FRIDAY:  1)  Remediation quiz (extra credit)

2)  Constant Force Lab

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  Study for test / Review sheet

TUESDAY:  Newton’s laws video notes, note taking guide and online quiz ( all on Schoology)

WEDNESDAY:  Remediation practice – prep for extra credit quiz

THURSDAY:  Finish 2nd law practice

FRIDAY:  Finish constant force lab – calculations / questions

January 21

ASTRONOMY – WEEK OF JANUARY 23, 2017

****** OPEN HOUSE THURSDAY 1/26 *****

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Go over quiz

2)  Discuss Tides

3)  Video: The Day the Moon was Gone with questions

TUESDAY:  1)  Finish video if needed

2)  Discuss Moon Surface notes

3)  SD video clip on eclipses and tides

4)  Start working on unit review sheet

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over unit review sheet

2)  Earth / Sun distance graph lab

THURSDAY:  1)  Unit 1 test

2)  Read Moon Hoax article with questions

FRIDAY:  1)  Go over test

2)  Stamp and go over Moon Hoax article questions

3)  Start Apollo 13

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  NONE

TUESDAY:  Finish review sheet if needed

WEDNESDAY:  Study for test

THURSDAY:  Finish Moon Hoax article with questions if needed

FRIDAY:  Read October Sky

January 18

CONCEPTUAL PHYSICS – WEEK OF JANUARY 16, 2017

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  NO SCHOOL – MLK DAY

TUESDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over speed – velocity tiered worksheet

2)  Review for quiz on speed / velocity and graphs

3)  Motion sensor lacrosse ball activity

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over graphing homework

2)  Review for quiz

3)  Speed – Velocity quiz

THURSDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over moving man lab

2)  Finish quiz – 1st period only

3)  Acceleration practice

4)  Acceleration demo / calculations

5)  Braking distance worksheet

FRIDAY:  1)  Go over quiz

2)  Discuss ACT types of problems

3)  Ball Drop lab

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  Speed – Velocity tiered worksheet

TUESDAY:  Graph worksheets / study for quiz

WEDNESDAY:  Moving Man computer activity

THURSDAY:  Free Fall video notes, note taking guide and online quiz (all on schoology) – quiz due Friday 1/20 8:20 am

FRIDAY:  Unit 1 review sheet

 

January 18

ASTRONOMY – WEEK OF JANUARY 16, 2017

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  NO SCHOOL – MLK DAY

TUESDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over reading questions (Earth and Sun Relations)

2)  Show seasons video clip

3)  Show Moon phase SD video clip

4)  Make Moon Phase dial

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Go over Policy / Procedure stuff

2)  Review for seasons / moon phase quiz

3)  Moon phase dial lab

THURSDAY:  1)  Discuss Eclipses

2)  Seasons / Moon phase quiz

3)  Read Eclipse article with questions

FRIDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over reading questions

2)  Finish eclipse notes if needed

3)  Go over quiz

4)  Eclipse video clip

5)  If time start tide discussion

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  Finish reading questions if needed

TUESDAY:  NONE

WEDNESDAY:  Study for quiz

THURSDAY:  Finish reading / questions if needed

FRIDAY:  NONE / Have you gotten October Sky book yet?????  Due Monday

January 11

CONCEPTUAL PHYSICS – WEEK OF JANUARY 9, 2017

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  ICE DAY

TUESDAY:  ICE DAY

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Review cell phone policy

2)  Introduce graphing notes / connect to car activity from last week

3)  Treasure map lab

THURSDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over homework worksheet

2)  Connect vector and scalar to the treasure map activity

3)  Lacrosse ball with ramps and sensors (velocity and acceleration)

4)  Analyze and construct velocity / time graphs

FRIDAY:  1)  PSAT /ACT lesson

2)  Ticker tape lab and graphs

(Pep Rally Day)

 

HOMEWORK:

WEDNESDAY:  Analyzing position / time graphs worksheet

THURSDAY:  Acceleration notes on schoology – watch video, fill out notetaking guide and take the online quiz by 8:20 Friday morning

FRIDAY:  Tiered speed and velocity problems

January 11

ASTRONOMY – JANUARY 5-6, WEEK OF JANUARY 9, 2017

***  STUDENTS NEED TO HAVE THE BOOK OCTOBER SKY BY MONDAY JANUARY 23,2017***

 

CLASSWORK:

1/5 THURSDAY:  1)  Introductions

2)  Puzzle activity

3)  Read “Planets, Stars and Galaxies” and answer questions on sheet provded

1/6 FRIDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over questions for reading

2)  Start Basics of Astronomy notes

1/9 MONDAY:  ICE DAY

1/10 TUESDAY:  ICE DAY

1/11 WEDNESDAY:  1)  Finish Basic Astronomy Notes

2)  Read ” Earth and Sun Relations” with questions

3)  Start lab 1.1 Angular Height lab

1/12 THURSDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over reading questions

2)  Discuss Seasons

3)  Finish Angular Height lab

4)  Seasons worksheet

1/13 FRIDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over seasons worksheet

2)  Seasons video (10 minutes)

3)  Discuss Moon Phases

4)  Moon Phases worksheet

 

HOMEWORK:

THURSDAY  (1/5):  Finish reading if needed

FRIDAY (1/6):  NONE

MONDAY (1/9):  NONE

TUESDAY (1/10):  NONE

WEDNESDAY (1/11):  Finish reading and questions if needed

THURSDAY (1/12):  Finish seasons worksheet if needed

FRIDAY (1/13):  NONE

January 6

CONCEPTUAL PHYSICS – WEEK OF JANUARY 2, 2017

Precourse work / assessments are due Friday 1/6 at 11:59 pm

All precourse work is in schoology.com and the course code for the precourse work is   36PMJ-W4MPJ

 

CLASSWORK:

THURSDAY:  1)  Introductions

2)  Car lab part A and B

FRIDAY:  1)  Log onto our class on schoology (different from pre course) and watch the Linear Motion video, fill out the note taking guide and complete the linear motion quiz.  Quiz must be submitted by Sunday 1/8/17 at 11:59 PM   Our class code is JHB7N-2GSDR

***  If you are absent Friday please log into schoology, join our class and complete the linear motion folder all by Sunday at 11:59 PM.

 

HOMEWORK:

THURSDAY:  work on Pre Course assignments / quizzes.  See above for code and deadline

FRIDAY:  make sure you are finished the precourse assignment by 11:59 PM Friday / Make sure linear motion quiz is submitted by Sunday 11:59 PM