August 28

CONCEPTUAL PHYSICS – WEEK OF AUGUST 28, 2017

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over full parabola tiered worksheet

2)  Circular motion demos – introduce some vocab

3)  Start circular motion problems

TUESDSAY:  1)  Stamp and go over practice parabola problems

2)  2-D quiz

3)  Continue with circular problems

4)  Uniform circular motion internet activity

WEDNESDAY:  EARLY RELEASE DAY         1)  Go over Quiz

2)  Rockettes activity

3)  Work more circular problems

THURSDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over review sheet practice

2)  Projectile / Circular Motion Test

FRIDAY:  1)  Go over Test

2)  Go over schoology quiz and notes

3)  Newton’s Laws activities

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  Work parabola problems in preparation for quiz

TUESDAY:  Finish Uniform Circular Motion activity

WEDNESDAY:  Work on / Study review sheet for test tomorrow

THURSDAY:  Newton’s laws schoology video, note taking guide and schoology quiz

FRIDAY:  Unit 2 remediation practice

 

August 27

ASTRONOMY – WEEK OF AUGUST 28, 2017

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Finish last of the presentations

2)  Lab 2.2 Constellation Finder

3)  Finish 3-D constellation if needed

4)  Gather data for Astronomy timeline

TUESDAY:  1)  Summarize constellation presentations

2)  Review for Quiz

3)  Work on Timelines

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Constellation Quiz

2)  Finish Timelines

THURSDAY:  1)  Go over quiz

2)  Discuss telescopes

3)  Light and Telescope reading with questions

FRIDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over reading questions

2)  Continue with Chapter 6 notes

3)  Questions 1, 2, 3, 7 from page 137 in textbook

4)  Light worksheet

 

HOMEWORK

MONDAY:  Gather data for timeline if needed

TUESDAY:  Study for constellation quiz

WEDNESDAY:  Read Oct Sky if needed / Finish timeline if needed

THURSDAY:  Finish reading / questions if needed

FRIDAY:  Finish text questions and or light worksheet if needed

August 24

CONCEPTUAL PHYSICS – WEEK OF AUGUST 21, 2017

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Work / seek help on Friday’s worksheet “Freefall practice”

2)  Work on  / seek help on Friday’s homework – Unit 1 Remediation practice

TUESDAY:  1)  Stamp and collect signed intro letter

2)  Stamp and go over the 2 worksheets mentioned in Monday’s classwork

3)  Go over Thursday’s test – Linear motion

4)  Ball drop / Shot demo

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Discussion of 2-D motion

2)  Myth Busters video clip of bullet fired vs. dropped

3)  Unit 1 Remediation quiz (extra credit)

THURSDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over half parabola basics

2)  Range lab

3)  Start working on half parabola tiered worksheet

FRIDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over Half Parabola Tiered worksheet

2)  Discuss full parabolas with practice worksheet done together in class

3)  Practice full parabolas problems on their own

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  Finish Friday’s work if needed

TUESDAY:  Study for Unit 1 Remediation quiz – Linear Motion

WEDNESDAY:  Projectile Basics worksheet

THURSDAY:  Tiered half parabola worksheet

FRIDAY:  Tiered  full parabola worksheet

August 21

ASTRONOMY – WEEK OF AUGUST 21, 2017

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Track the eclipse via drawing the shape and making environmental changes through out.

TUESDAY:  1)  Finish Apollo 13

2)  If time:  Cover cardboard with black paper in preparation for 3-D constellation project

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Build 3-D Constellation

THURSDAY:  1)  Media Center to research and make power point on myth behind your constellation

FRIDAY:  1)  Myth presentations

2)  Finish 3-D constellation if needed

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  NONE

TUESDAY:  NONE

WEDNESDAY:  NONE

THURSDAY:  Finish presentation if needed

FRIDAY:  NONE

August 14

CONCEPTUAL PHYSICS – WEEK OF AUGUST 14, 2017

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over Thursday nights homework  problems

2)  Go over Acceleration and 1-D motion notes quizzes

3)  Start on stopwatch free fall worksheet

TUESDAY:  1)  Ball drop activity – part 1 (Finding acceleration)

2)  Discuss up and down motion

3)  Acceleration quiz

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Go over quiz

2)  Go over practice worksheet

3)  Ball drop activity – part 2 ( Finding distance)

THURSDAY:  1)  Unit 1 Test

2)  Phenomenon:  What hits the ground first – a bullet fired horizontally from a gun or a bullet dropped from the same height???

FRIDAY:  1)  Watch mythbusters – bullet test

2)  Go over 2-D notes and open notes quiz

3)  Finding range lab

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  Study for quiz on acceleration

TUESDAY:  Practice worksheet – assigned problems

WEDNESDAY:  Study for test – finish rest of Tuesday’s worksheet

THURSDAY:  Watch 2-D  video notes, fill out note taking guide and take open note quiz – all in schoology

FRIDAY:  Practice problems

 

August 14

ASTRONOMY – WEEK OF AUGUST 14, 2017

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Collect Earth – Sun distance labs from Friday

2)  Video:  The Day the Moon was Gone (Universe Series)  with questions

3)  Start working on unit 1 review sheet

TUESDAY:  1)  Moon surface discussion

2)  Stamp and go over review sheet

3)  Read Moon Hoax article with questions

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over article questions

2)  Unit 1 test

3)  Start Apollo 13 if time permits

THURSDAY:  1)  Go over test

2)  Discuss constellations

3)  Continue Apollo 13

FRIDAY:  1)  Continue with Apollo 13

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  Finish review sheet if needed

TUESDAY:  Study for test on Wednesday

WEDNESDAY:  NONE

THURSDAY:  NONE

FRIDAY:  NONE

August 8

CONCEPTUAL PHYSICS – WEEK OF AUGUST 7, 2017

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Return and go over in detail the slow roller lab – part 2

2)  Go over the graphing motion worksheet packet

TUESDAY:  1) Stamp and go over rest of graphing worksheet packet

2)  Discuss analyzing data to determine what is happening to motion / predicting what a graph would look like

3)  Go over some highlights from the moving man computer activity

4)  Review for motion quiz

5)  If time permits – start working on motion review practice in preparation for the motion quiz

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over motion review worksheet

2)  Motion / Graph quiz

3)  Practice acceleration problems

THURSDAY:  1)  Go over quiz

2)  Stamp and go over acceleration problems

3)  Computer lab – sign up for schoology and watch acceleration video notes / complete open note quiz

FRIDAY:  1)  Physics SLO Pretest

2)  Go over acceleration schoology quiz

3)  Practice calculating acceleration using P-T / V-T graphs

4)  Show / practice how to calculate distance when an object is accelerating

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  Graphing motion packet – #4 to the end

TUESDAY:  Finish motion review worksheet / study for quiz

WEDNESDAY:  Get intro letter signed / finish acceleration problems

THURSDAY:  Complete acceleration open note quiz in schoology

FRIDAY:  Free fall schoology video notes, note taking guide and open note quiz in schoology

August 7

ASTRONOMY – WEEK OF AUGUST 7, 2017

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over season’s worksheet from Thursday.

2)  Stamp and go over Earth and Sun Relations article questions from Thursday

3)  Finish Moon phase notes

4)  Moon phase ID worksheet – complete and go over

TUESDAY:  1)  Stamp for and collect signed intro letter to parents

2)  Review for seasons and moon phase quiz

3)  Make moon phase dial and start moon phase lab

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Seasons and moon phase quiz

2)  Finish moon phase lab and turn in

3)  Read eclipse article and answer questions

THURSDAY:  1) Discuss Eclipses

2)   Stamp and go over eclipse reading questions

3)  Go over quiz from Wednesday

FRIDAY:  1)  Discuss Tides and possible Moon origins

2)  SD video clips – Tides and possible moon origins

3)  Earth – Sun distance lab

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  Get letter signed

TUESDAY:  Study for seasons and Moon phase quiz

WEDNESDAY:  Finish reading / questions if needed

THURSDAY:  NONE

FRIDAY:  NONE