February 17

CONCEPTUAL PHYSICS – WEEK OF FEBRUARY 27, 2017

*****  ALL STUDENTS WHO DID NOT COMPLETE THE PRE-COURSE ASSIGNMENTS:  If you have any zeros for the precourse work you can join that course in schoology and complete the quizzes by Sunday 2/26 at 11:59pm.  All work will carry a one point late deduction from your score.  If you entered the class after the second day you will not incur any late  penalties.  SEE THE BLOG ENTRY FOR THE DIRECTIONS TO JOIN THE PRECOURSE CLASS. ******

 

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Myth Busters – gun and bullet

2)  Go over Parabola quiz

3)  Discuss circular motion videos and demos

4)  Introduce circular motion formulas and do some practice together

TUESDAY:  1) Myth Busters:  Soccer ball from truck

2)  Go over online quiz and power point

3)  Centripetal force lab stations / activities

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Cirullar Motion quiz

2)  Uniform Circular motion computer simulation

THURSDAY:  1)   Stamp and go over projectile motion review

2)  Shoot the Monkey activity

FRIDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over circular motion review

2)  Hwy Safety video with questions – introduce Momentum / Impulse

3)  Turd the Target practice

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  Circular Motion online notes video, note taking guide and online open note quiz on Schoology (due Tuesday 2/28 at 8:20 am)

TUESDAY:  Circular Motion practice worksheet

WEDNESDAY:   Projectile review sheet

THURSDAY:  Circular motion review sheet

FRIDAY:  Study for test on Monday

 

February 17

ASTRONOMY – WEEK OF FEBRUARY 27, 2017

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Finish Chapter 7 notes ( Doppler effect and tangential / radial velocities)

2)  Spectroscopy web quest

3)  Finish review sheet

TUESDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over review sheet

2)  Stamp and go over web quest

3)  Read October Sky

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Test:  Light and telescopes

2)  Discuss intro to the solar system

THURSDAY:  1)  Go over test

2)  Discuss Mercury

3)  October Sky Quiz #2 (chapters 6-11)

FRIDAY:  1)  Go over October Sky Quiz

2)  Video:  The Inner Planets – Mercury and Venus ( Universe Series)

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  Finish review sheet if you did not complete it over break

TUESDAY:  Study for light and telescope test

WEDNESDAY:  October Sky Quiz #2 tomorrow (chapters 6-11)

THURSDAY:  NONE

FRIDAY:  NONE

February 14

CONCEPTUAL PHYSICS – WEEK OF FEBRUARY 13, 2017

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over remediation practice worksheet

2)  Video – Vectors, Projectiles (Hewitt) with questions

3)  Free fall practice worksheet

TUESDAY:  1)  Work some 1/2 parabola problems

2) Range lab

3)  Remediation quiz

4)  Continue practice of 1/2 parabola problems

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over 1/2 parabola problems

2)  Introduce full parabola problems

3)  Quiz on up and down motion

THURSDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over full parabola homework

2)  Turd the Target computer activity

3)  Tiered review Sheet

FRIDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over review sheet

2)  Projectile quiz – 1/2 and full

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  Finish worksheet – free fall practice / prep for remediation quiz

TUESDAY:  1/2 parabola problem worksheet

WEDNESDAY:  Full Parabola problem worksheet

THURSDAY:  Finish review sheet and study for Parabola quiz – 1/2 and full

FRIDAY:  Pre – course assignment for those who did not complete at the beginning of the semester ( with late penalty)

February 14

ASTRONOMY – WEEK OF FEBRUARY 13, 2017

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Collect Moon Hoax article and questions

2)  Watch Light, Lenses and Lasers video with questions

3)  Read Light and Telescope article with questions

TUESDAY:  1)  Go over light power point from Friday

2)  Stamp and go over both article questions

3)  SD video clips on light and telescopes

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Discuss telescopes and instruments

2)  Light worksheet with text book questions _ # 1, 2, 3, 7, 12, 13, 15

THURSDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over worksheet and text book questions

2)  Discuss chapter 7

FRIDAY:  1)  Finish chapter 7 notes if needed

2)  SD video clips on light laws

3)   Start to work on Review sheet

 

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  Finish reading if needed

TUESDAY:  NONE

WEDNESDAY:  Finish worksheet and text book questions if needed

THURSDAY:  NONE

FRIDAY:  Read October Sky and look over unit review sheet.  (Test is the Wednesday we return)

February 3

CONCEPTUAL PHYSICS – WEEK OF FEBRUARY 6, 2017

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Warm up

2)  Stamp and go over tiered friction worksheet

3)  Review for Friction quiz (Tuesday)

4)  More Practice with friction problems ( with and without acceleration)

TUESDAY:  1)  Friction quiz

2)  Survey in computer lab

3)  Stamp and go over review sheet

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Test – Newton’s laws and forces

2)  Watch 1-D motion video on Schoology, fill out note taking guide and take on line open notes quiz (all on schoology)

THURSDAY:  1)  Hang time lab

2)  Go over on line notes quiz / powerpoint

3)  Go over test

4)  Concept Development worksheet (speedometer on falling rock)

FRIDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over remediation practice

2)  Remediation  quiz

3)  Discuss 1/2 parabolic motion

4)  up and down wkst / free fall practice worksheet

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  Finish review sheet – NO LATE WORK!!

TUESDAY:  Study for Newton’s laws and forces test

WEDNESDAY:  Finish schoology video, note taking guide and open notes quiz by 8:20 am Thursday

THURSDAY:  Remediation practice worksheet

FRIDAY:  Finish up and down worksheet / free fall practice worksheet

February 3

ASTRONOMY – WEEK OF FEBRUARY 6, 2017

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Universe Series – Constellations with questions

2)  Review for constellation quiz

3)  Introduce 3-D constellations

4)  Wrap cardboard for 3-D constellations

TUESDAY:  1)  Constellation quiz

2)  Start building 3-D constellations

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Go over quiz

2)  Finish 3-D constellations

3)  Start gathering data for timelines

THURSDAY:  1)  October Sky Quiz #1 (chapters 1-5)

2)  Work on timeline

FRIDAY:  1)  Copy light and telescope notes part 1

2)  Read Moon Hoax article with questions

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  Study for quiz on constellations

TUESDAY:  NONE / Read October Sky (quiz Thursday)

WEDNESDAY:  Read October Sky (chapters 1-5) by tomorrow / gather any images for your timeline

THURSDAY:  Finish timeline if needed

FRIDAY:  Finish reading / questions if needed