• This Week in Physics!!! 

    Week of January 14- January 18

    Monday – No School

    Tuesday –  Complete Phet Lab, Complete U and K Practice Problems WS

    Wednesday –  

    Thursday –     

    Friday 

    Week of January 14- January 18

    Monday – Work Example & NonExample Class Chart CW assignment

                   Notes & Discussion: Kinetic & Potential Energy

    Tuesday –  Practice Problems KE & U

    Wednesday –  Finding K & U from Ball Bounce Lab/Calculations (2 Data Tables)

    Thursday –     Finding K & U from Ball Bounce Lab/Calculations (2 Data Tables)

    Friday --  Introduction to Conservation of Energy Phet Lab

    Week of January 7- January 11

    Monday – 1) Work Intro Activity 2) Collect ball bounce data

    Tuesday –  Notes & Discusssion: Work and Power

                   HW - Complete Practice Problems: Work & Power

    Wednesday –  Stair Power Lab (Due Friday)

    Thursday – 1) Notes: Work done at an angle 2) Collect data for forces at an angle  3) Eamples & Non-examples card set up       

    Friday --   LAB DUE  

                   Complete Partner activity "Work" Problems

     

     

     

    Week of September 10- September 14

    Monday – Review for Test

    Tuesday –  Test -- Acceleration

                      HW -- Read pgs 97-101 (Content not problems)

                               Quiz-- Wednesday

    Wednesday –   Reading Quiz; Free Fall Notes & Discussion

    Thursday –  Free Fall Motion Problems

    Friday --   Free Fall Lab

    Week of September 17- September 21

    Monday – Deceleration Lab (Due Thursday)

    Tuesday –  Graphing velocity vs. tiime (Entries #15-16)

    Wednesday –  Early Release (Periods 4, 6, 5, 7) Pendulum Lab

    Thursday –  More on graphing (Entry #17)

    Friday --  Begin Review (Entry # 18)

    Week of September 10- September 14

    Monday – Kinematics Practice Problems 

    Tuesday –  Significant Figures Notes and Practice

    Wednesday –  Kinematics Problems 

    Thursday –  Kinematics Problems 

    Friday --  Probelms and graphing WS (Sub)

                   Mastering Physics Homework Due

    Week of September 3- September 7

    Monday – Holiday - No School

    Tuesday – Acceleration Lab -- Part 1

    Wednesday –  Acceleration Lab -- Part 2

    Thursday –  Acceleration Notes & Discussion (Lecture  AVI   MOV  MP4)

    Friday --  Review HW -  Card Sorting Activity (Speed, Velocity, Direction, Acceleration)

    Week of August 27 - August 31

    Monday – 1st & 2nd -- Work on Lab graphs, competer-generated; 4th -- More practice with speed problems

    Tuesday –  Notes & Discussion: Graphing Speed and Velocity  (Video of Lesson: AVI    MOV   MP4 )

    Wednesday –  1st and 2nd -- More practice with speed problems  4th -- Work on Lab graphs, competer-generated

    Thursday –  Review and practice; Labs Due

    Friday --  Test   

    Week of August 20 - August 24

    Monday – Notes & Discussion: Speed and Velocity

    Tuesday –  Lab -- Constant Speed of Toy Car

    Wednesday –  Early release -- Lab Day for 1st, 2nd, 5th

    Thursday –  Complete calcualations from lab; begin graphing distance vs. displacement for lab

    Friday --  Quiz -- Then begin competer-generated graphs

    Week of August 13 - August 17

    Monday – Vector & Scalar Quantities Introduction Notes & Discussion, City Map Activity

    Tuesday –  Vector Scavenger  Hunt Activity (Graph paper) /Unit Pretest (4th)

    Wednesday –  Complete Vector Scavenger Hunt, Distance & Displacement Lab /Unit Pretest (1st & 2nd)

    Thursday –  Distance & Displacement Lab Data Collection Complete & Begin Calculations/Analysis

    Friday --               

    Week of August 6 - August 10

    Monday – Syllabus, Safety Contract, Classroom map/Article

                   Myster Tube Activity

                    HW - Have Info sheet and Safety Contract signed

                             Begin Article response (Read article. I paragrap for answer questions 1. What do you think? 2. Why did Mr. Grant want me to read this?                                           3. Why do I have to stud Physics?   Response can be handwritten or completed online www.tinyurl.com/WhyPhysicsGrant )

    Tuesday – Classroom map and Lab Safety

                     What Not To Do Classroom - Complete Activity

                     HW - Have Info sheet and Safety Contract signed

                             Begin Article response (Read article. I paragrap for answer questions 1. What do you think? 2. Why did Mr. Grant want me to read this?                                           3. Why do I have to stud Physics?   Response can be handwritten or completed online www.tinyurl.com/WhyPhysicsGrant )

    Wednesday –   Measurement Activity

    Thursday –  Begin Lab Safety mini-poster

    Friday -- Lab Saftey Quiz

                   Complete lab Safety Mini-Poster

     

  • NB ENTRIES

    #1 Syllbus

    #2 Safety Contract

    #3 Classroom Map & "Why Do I have To Study Physics" article

    #4 Vector/Scalar Notes

    #5 Distance/Displacement Notes

    #6 Displacement WS

    #7 Speed/Velocity Notes

    #8 Speed Practice Problem WS

    #9 How to Graph using Excel (1/2 sheet)

    #10 Graphing Speed and Velocity

    #11 Acceleration Notes

    #12 Acceleration practice problems (16 problems)\

    #13  Significant Figures Notes

    #14 Sig Fig Practice WS

    #15 Δx vs. t and v vs. t Graphs (Notes)

    #16 v vs. t Graphing Practice WS

    #17 Δx vs. t and v vs. Grapgh Practice (2 Sided)

    #18 Review WS  Acceleration