October 31

ASTRONOMY – WEEK OF OCTOBER 31, 2016

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Sun and star properties test

2)  Discuss starbirth

TUESDAY:  1)  Discuss flyweights

2)  Complete questions over star birth and flyweights

3)  Stamp and go over questions

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Sun Lab

THURSDAY:  1)  Discuss lightweights

2)  Quiz review sheet

FRIDAY:  1)  Go over quiz review sheet (quiz – Tuesday)

2)  Internet Scavenger hunt

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  NONE

TUESDAY:  NONE

WEDNESDAY:  NONE

THURSDAY:  Finish quiz review sheet if needed

FRIDAY:  Finish internet scavenger hunt / October Sky reading quiz (chapters 18-23) is on Monday

August 9

CONCEPTUAL PHYSICS – WEEK OF AUGUST 8, 2016

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over tiered speed – velocity wkst

2)  5 sample problem challenge

3)  Review for quiz

4)  Go over moving man lab

TUESDAY:  1)  Moving Man sample lab quiz

2)  Speed – Velocity quiz

3)  Car Ramp – Acceleration lab

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Go over quiz

2)  Stamp and go over analyzing v-t graph worksheets

3)  Lab quiz – Treasure hunt / Moving Man labs

4)  Lacrosse ball acceleration activity

THURSDAY:  1)  SLO

2)  Go over Car Ramp Lab and do graph for lab

3)  Spark Timer Activity

FRIDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over homework

2) Car Ramp lab quiz

3)  Finish Spark Timer Activity

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:   Study for quiz

TUESDAY:  Complete Analyzing v-t graphs worksheet /  Be ready for lab quiz tomorrow (treasure hunt lab / moving man lab)

WEDNESDAY:  Finish car ramp lab calculations

THURSDAY:  Acceleration worksheet

FRIDAY:  Unit Review Sheet

 

August 1

ASTRONOMY – WEEK OF AUGUST 1, 2016

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  Intro’s

2)  Class needs – October Sky book needed by Monday 8/22

3)  Puzzle activity

4)  Read “Planets, Stars and Galaxies” article with questions

TUESDAY:  1)  Introduce stamp sheets

2)  Stamp and go over article questions

3)  Introduction notes

4)  If time, start lab 1.1 Angular Height

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Universe Video:

2)  Finish Angular Height lab

3)  Read “Earth and Sun Relations” with questions

THURSDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over reading questions

2)  Discuss Seasons

3)  Seasons video

4)  Seasons worksheet

FRIDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over worksheet

2)  Discuss Moon Phases

3)  Moon Phase ID worksheet

4)   Build Moon Phase Dial for lab on Monday

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  NONE

TUESDAY:  NONE

WEDNESDAY:  Finish reading and questions if needed

THURSDAY:  Finish seasons worksheet if needed

FRIDAY:  NONE

July 29

CONCEPTUAL PHYSICS – WEEK OF AUGUST 1, 2016

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  1)  TRSS forms signed / student info sheets

2)  Policy / Procedure discussion

3)  Remind about summer assignment – due Tuesday

4)  Constant Motion Car Activity

TUESDAY:  1)  Join Remind 101

2)  Join Physics class in Schoology and watch video on linear motion / take notes with note taking guide

3)  Linear Motion open notes quiz

4)  Back to class to discuss notes / constant motion car activity

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Review linear motion notes / quiz

2)  Discuss cell phone policy

3)  Treasure Map Activity

4)  Make slow motion video with constant motion car and graph

THURSDAY:  1)  Graphing linear motion notes / reference constant motion car

2)  Complete analyzing position- time graphs wkst.

3)  Lacrosse ball activity with ramps

4)  Introduce v-t graphs and practice v-t graph worksheet

FRIDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over homework

2)  Moving Man computer lab

3)  Analyzing v-t graph and acceleration problems wkst.

4)  Pictographs of motion if time

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  Bring in earbuds / headphones   / Finish summer assignment if needed

TUESDAY:  NONE

WEDNESDAY:  Acceleration video notes with note taking guide and quiz on Schoology

THURSDAY:  Tiered Speed and Velocity worksheet

FRIDAY:  Complete acceleration problems if needed / Study for speed / velocity / vector / scalar quiz on Monday

January 6

ASTRONOMY – WEEK OF JANUARY 4, 2016

CLASSWORK:

MONDAY:  TEACHER WORKDAY

TUESDAY:  1)  Intro’s and class requirements – Need novel October Sky by Homer Hickam by 1/25 (Rocket Boys is the same book)

2)  Puzzle activity

3)  Read “Planets, Stars and Galaxies” with questions

WEDNESDAY:  1)  Stamp and go over reading questions

2)  Discuss Intro notes

3)  Angular Height lab (1.1)

THURSDAY:  1)  Discuss Seasons

2)   Season Video (11 minutes)

3)  Read “Earth and Sun Relations” with questions

4)  Stamp and go over if time permits

FRIDAY:  1)  Go over reading questions if needed

2)  Discuss Moon Phases

3)  SD video clips on synchronous rotation and phases

4)  Seasons worksheet / moon phase worksheet

 

HOMEWORK:

MONDAY:  NONE

TUESDAY:  NONE

WEDNESDAY:  NONE

THURSDAY:  NONE

FRIDAY:  Finish worksheets if needed