PHYSICAL SCIENCE CALENDAR 2012.13

JANUARY

7
D   2   4   5   7

Warmup: what is weird in the data from the lab? what do you think is happening?

Hot Pack demo

Check graph for LAB: Graphing a Phase Change and add notes, go over lab questions and turn in

LECTURE: Specific Heat

CW/HW: Specific Heat Problems 1-3

HW: Complete your final draft for your Egg Capsule. Weather permitting we will drop egg capulses:

Per 1 and 6 Thur Jan 24

Per 7 Fri Jan 25

HW: Print out the Waves Unit Review Guide and bring to class

8    
 E   1   3   4   6

Warmup: what is weird in the data from the lab? what do you think is happening?

Hot Pack Demo

Check graph for LAB: Graphing a Phase Change and add notes, go over lab questions and turn in

LECTURE: Specific Heat

CW/HW: Specific Heat Problems 1-3

HW: Complete your final draft for your Egg Capsule. Weather permitting we will drop egg capulses:

Per 1 and 6 Thur Jan 24

Per 7 Fri Jan 25

HW: Print out the Waves Unit Review Guide and bring to class

 

9
F    2   3   5   7

Warmup: Freezing and Boiling Point Graph

CW/HW LAB: Boiling Water in a Paper Cup

HW: Print out Waves Unit Review Guide

 

 

10  
G   1   2   4   6

Warmup: Freezing and Boiling Point Graph

CW/HW LAB: Boiling Water in a Paper Cup

HW: Print out Waves Unit Review Guide

 

 

11 Special Schedule
   1   3   5   7

Turn in LAB: Boiling Water in a Paper Cup

 REVIEW all old review guides

Motion Guide

Motion Answers

 

14 Special Schedule
      2  4  6
    Final Exam
         3

 

15

   Final Exams
      1   5

16

   Final Exams
      4   6

17

  Final Exams
      2   7

18 Sem. Break

December 2012

    Mon                  Tue                        Wed                  Thu                         Fri             


3  
C   1   3   5   6

Warmup: who will hit the ground first a 200 kg object or a 100 ok ? Why?

Who reaches terminal velocity first?

Skydiving Activity

Slam Dunks

Wrapup: work out a free body acceleration problem

 

 

4
D   2   4   5   7

Warmup: Conceptual Physics Projectile Motion Worksheet w/lecture

CW: HWNerf Gun Science Lab

CW: HWNerf Gun Journal entry

HW: Study for Quiz NP

 

5 2nd  Progress Period
E   1   3   4   6

Same per 1 and 6

Warmup: Conceptual Physics Projectile Motion Worksheet w/lecture

CW: HWNerf Gun Science Lab

CW: HWNerf Gun Journal entry

HW: Study for Quiz NP

6
F    2   3   5   7

Quiz

Egg Toss Contest

Understanding Car Crashes

HW: Refine your Egg Drop and bring in at least two different kinds of balls to class (tennis, golf, racket, baseball)

UNIT TEST NEXT Thurs

 

 

 

7
G   1   2   4   6

Quiz

Egg Toss Contest

Understanding Car Crashes

HW: Refine your Egg Drop and bring in at least two different kinds of balls to class (tennis, golf, racket, baseball)

UNIT TEST NEXT FRI

10 3rd Nite Hanukkah
A   1   3   5   7

fiinish: Understanding Car Crashes

CW: HW: Momentum of Colliding Objects Lab

HW: Momentum worksheets

UNIT TEST NEXT Thurs per 7 Fri per 6

11
B    2   4   6   7

fiinish: Understanding Car Crashes

CW: HW: Momentum of Colliding Objects Lab

HW: Momentum worksheets

UNIT TEST NEXT Thurs per 7 Fri per 6

12
C   1   3   5   6

Newton’s 3rd law and Momentum lecture

3rd Law CFU

go over: Momentum worksheets skip back of 1st worksheet

Forces Unit Review

Forces Unit Review answers (minus the worksheets we went over in class)

13
D   2   4   5   7

UNIT TEST

Read: 128-133 SC1-7, 254-259 SC1-7

 

14
E   1   3   4   6

UNIT TEST

Read: 128-133 SC1-7, 254-259 SC1-7

Newton’s 3rd law and Momentum lecture

3rd Law CFU

go over: Momentum worksheets skip back of 1st worksheet

Forces Unit Review

Forces Unit Review answers (minus the worksheets we went over in class)

17
F    2   3   5   7

Hand out new Unit

go over Read: 128-133 SC1-7, 254-259 SC1-7

LECTURE: Energy Notes

LAB: What materials are the coldest?

HW: finish questions 1-3 on lab

 

18
G   1   2   4   6

Hand out new Unit

go over Read: 128-133 SC1-7, 254-259 SC1-7

LECTURE: Energy Notes

LAB: What materials are the coldest?

HW: finish questions 1-3 on lab

19
A   1   3   5   7

Warmup: What was the trick for the lab last class?

Finish: LAB: What materials are the coldest? in lab groups

LECTURE: Heat vs Temp

LAB: Heat and Temperature

if time check out Eureka: heat vs temp on you tube

Wrapup: Iceberg

20
B    2   4   6   7

Warmup: What was the trick for the lab last class?

Finish: LAB: What materials are the coldest? in lab groups

LECTURE: Heat vs Temp

LAB: Heat and Temperature

if time check out Eureka: heat vs temp on you tube

Wrapup: Iceberg

 

21
C   1   3   5   6

Warmup: What is the difference between a solid and a liquid

LECTURE: Phase Change Notes

LAB: Graphing a Phase Change

 

Warmup: What is the difference between a solid and a liquid

LECTURE: Phase Change Notes

LAB: Graphing a Phase Change

 

24 Winter Recess

25 Winter Recess
          Christmas

26 Winter Recess
           Kwanzaa

27 Winter Recess
   

28 Winter Recess

 

 

November 2012

 

                Mon                  Tue                        Wed                    Thur                    Fri


 

 

 

1  Furlough Day

2  Furlough Day

5    C    1   3   5   6 

Per 1 and 6 the same

Warmup: negative acceleration and positive velocity: Graph it and draw it.

Comparing Motion from Different Forces lab

Wrapup: Negative acceleration and negative velocity: Graph it and draw it.

 

6     D    2   4   5   7

go over Comparing Motion from Different Forces lab

Friction Lecture

HW: Motion Unit Review Guide due NP

ANSWERS to Motion Unit Review

MOTION UNIT TEST NP

7     E    1   3   4   6

Same for Per 1 and 6

go over Comparing Motion from Different Forces lab

Friction Lecture

HW: Motion Unit Review Guide due NP

ANSWERS to Motion Unit Review

MOTION UNIT TEST NP

8     F    2   3   5   7

MOTION UNIT TEST

9     G    1   2   4   6

MOTION UNIT TEST

12  Veteran’s Day

13    A   1   3   5   7 (1,7 same)

FORCES UNIT

1st Law Activities

Newton's Laws lecture: first 2 pages only on 1st law

HW: Read p 98-103 and answer SC 1-7 including math!

14    B    2   4   6   7

FORCES UNIT

1st Law Activities

Newton's Laws lecture: first 2 pages only on 1st law

HW: Read p 98-103 and answer SC 1-7 including math

15    C    1   3   5   6 

Warmup: Newtons cradle and circular motion predictions

Get new packets

1st Law Problemsgo over SC

2nd Law Lecture

HW: EN 8; Football worksheet backside only

HW: EN 9 Newton's 2nd Law Problems ODDS ONLY

16     D    2   4   5   7

HW: You Dropped the Ball Lab Type up answers in complete sentences that reword the question. do not start sentences with "Because" and do not use pronouns!!due NP

Warmup: Newtons cradle and circular motion predictions

Get new packets

1st Law Problemsgo over SC

2nd Law Lecture

HW: EN 8; Football worksheet backside only

HW: EN 9 Newton's 2nd Law Problems ODDS ONLY

19 Thanksgiving

20  Thanksgiving

21    Thanksgiving

22    Thanksgiving

23    Thanksgiving

26    E    1   3   4   6

Per 1 and 6 same

HW: You Dropped the Ball Lab Type up answers in complete sentences that reword the question. do not start sentences with "Because" and do not use pronouns!!due NP

27     F    2   3   5   7

Period 7

Go over HW: EN 8; Football worksheet backside only

CW: Free Fall worksheet

HW: EN 9 Newton's 2nd Law Problems ODDS ONLY

Introduce Egg Drop Challenge

HW: 2nd Law CFU

HWDraw a rough sketch and record brainstorm ideas about your capsuls. this is not to scale. This is in no way yor final version. Just to get the blood flowing!

 

 

28     G    1   2   4   6

Period 1 and 4 the same

Go over HW: EN 8; Football worksheet backside only

HW: EN 9 Newton's 2nd Law Problems ODDS ONLY

CW: Free Fall worksheet

Introduce Egg Drop Challenge

HW: 2nd Law CFU

HWDraw a rough sketch and record brainstorm ideas about your capsuls. this is not to scale. This is in no way yor final version. Just to get the blood flowing!

 

 

29     A    1   3   5   7

warmup: reaarange the distance equestion for t and g

finish going over CW: Free Fall worksheet

HW: Hangtime Labwith graph no backside needs to be done.

 

 

 

30     B    2   4   6   7

warmup: reaarange the distance equestion for t and g

finish going over CW: Free Fall worksheet

HW: Hangtime Labwith graph no backside needs to be done.

 

 

Skydiving Activity

 

August 2012                                      

Mon       

Tue 

Wed                   

Thur    

   Fri

20    Staff Dev

21    Teacher Wk

22  Sp 1 2 3 4 5 6 7

Get unit papers and Class Expectations

Ice Breaker: Box Activity

How can we "ACHEIVE THE HONORABLE"? activty intro

ask your foks what they think and bring their answer on your signedAcheive the Honorable Contract (print) due NP

E xpectations Contract signed and filled out legible. In addition, email me your email and your folks'. If you don't know your email yet, wait until next week


 

23    A    1   3   5   7

24    B   2   4   6   7 

Per 1

Warmup:
a) Give examples of things that travel in waves
b) write down three things you already know about waves
c) write down one thing you would like to know about waves

"ACHEIVE THE HONORABLE"? parent feedback and turn in forms

Slinky Lab

Lecture: Waves

Read Behavior of Waves: 301 and answer Self Check in Complete Sentences.

Per 6

Mrs. C has a sub

Begin Slinky Lab

Read Behavior of Waves: 301 and answer Self Check in Complete Sentences. If you do not know the answer then rewrite the question

 


Per 7

Same as period 1 above

Per 7

Mrs. C has a sub

Complete Slinky Lab questions


27    C    1   3   5   6  Per 1:: Mrs. C has a sub

Slinky Lab and answer post lab questions

Anatomy of a Wave worksheet

Read Behavior of Waves: 301 and answer Self Check in Complete Sentences.

28     D    2   4   5   7

Per 7

Mrs. C hs a sub

Anatomy of a Wave worksheet

Wave Problems worksheet:

HW: Read Sound: p 320-326 and SC 1-7


29     E    1   3   4   6

Mrs. C has a sub Per 1

Anatomy of a Wave worksheet

Wave Problems worksheet:

HW: Read Sound: p 320-326 and SC 1-7

30     F    2   3   5   7

Mrs. C has a sub: Per 7

Begin Speed of Sound lab

HW: email Mrs. C your parent's emails. Still need to get contracts into me.

31     G    1   2   4   6

Per 1 Begin Speed of Sound lab

HW: email Mrs. C your parent's emails. Still need to get contracts into me.

Per 6

Mrs. C has a sub

same as above

per 6 same as above Per 6 Same as above

SEPTEMBER 2012


3  Labor Day  
 

4    
A   1   3   5   7

Per 1 Mrs. C is BACK

finsih and turn in Speed of Sound lab

HW: EM Spectrum Online Activity Notes and email Mrs. C your parent's email by NP

 

5   
B   2   4   6   7

Per 6:

finsih and turn in Speed of Sound lab

HW: EM Spectrum Online Activity Notes and email Mrs. C your parent's email by NP

 

6
C   1   3   5   6

Per 1

UNIT TEST 9/25

Warm up: What is the relationship between f and wavelength = v of sound?
What determines the speed of sound?
Bring in Singing Bowl

Go over  Waves and Sound lecture, Waves wksht & all SC
slinky drop video
slinky answer: slinky drop video
refraction
resonance- voice breaks glass

Doppler Lab

HW: EM Spectrum worksheet and finish EN 7.5 Waves Practice worksheet

7
D   2   4   5   7

Per 7

Warmup: Take EM Open Notes Quiz, self grade in class and turn in with EM online Notes

Go over all of Waves Practice worksheet.

Begin Bright Line Spectrum Lab

HW: Read Cosmology, take Cornell Notes and Answer Self Check 1-5and EM Spectrum Worksheet

Per 7 Same as above

Per 7

UNIT TEST 9/24

Warm up: What is the relationship between f and wavelength = v of sound?
What determines the speed of sound?


Go over  Waves and Sound lecture, Waves wksht & all SC
slinky drop video
slinky answer: slinky drop video
refraction
resonance- voice breaks glass

Doppler Lab

HW: EM Spectrum worksheet and finish EN 7.5 Waves Practice worksheet

Per 6 same as above

UNIT TEST 9/25

 

10 E   1   3   4   6

Per 1: UNIT TEST FRI 9/25 and WAVES QUIZ 9/13

Warmup: Take EM Open Notes Quiz,

self grade in class and turn in with EM online Notes

Go over all of Waves Practice worksheet.

Begin Bright Line Spectrum Lab use this pic to help

HW: Read Cosmology, take Cornell Notes and

Answer Self Check 1-5and EM Spectrum Worksheet

11 F    2   3   5   7

Waves Quiz 9/14

UNIT TEST 9/24

Per 7: Warmup: write the 3 equations you need to know for this unit

Stamp SC p 839 on yellow sheet

Go over EM Spectrum worksheet

LIGHT and EM Lecture

HW: finish Bright Line Spectrum Lab use this pic to help

Turn in Participation Sheets

 

 

12
G   1   2   4   6

Per 1: Waves Quiz 9/14

UNIT TEST 9/25

Per 7: Warmup: write the 3 equations you need to know for this unit

Stamp SC p 839 on yellow sheet

Go over EM Spectrum worksheet

LIGHT and EM Lecture

HW: finish Bright Line Spectrum Lab use this pic to help

Turn in Participation Sheets

13  Back to Sch.
A    1   3   5  

Per 1:

Warmup: compare red and blue light (f,wave,E and V)

Waves Quiz

excited electron animation

finish LIGHT and EM Lecture

What is light Questions?

Wrap up: what colors would you see as a comet comes toward you and then leave you far behind? Think Doppler Effect

 

14 1st Progress Period
 SP  2  4  6  7

Per 6

Warmup: compare red and blue light (f,wave,E and V)

Waves Quiz

excited electron animation

finish LIGHT and EM Lecture

What is light Questions?

Wrap up: what colors would you see as a comet comes toward you and then leave you far behind? Think Doppler Effect

 

Per 6: same as above except

WAVES Quiz 9/14

Per 6:

same as above except UNIT TEST FRI 9/25

Per 7 Same as above

17 Rosh Hashanah
A   1   3   5   7

Waves Quiz retake Thur at lunch

Per 1 UNIT TEST 9/25

Universe Lecture

Back to the Beginning Origins Movie

18    
B    2   4   6   7

Waves Quiz retake Thur at lunch

Per 6 UNIT TEST 9/25

Universe Lecture

Back to the Beginning Origins Movie

19
C   1   3   5   6

Per 1 Warmup" Look at some stellar spectra and determine which elements are present

HW: #1-36 on the Waves Unit Review Guide

HW: Check grades on line since LATE work will be only accepted until the test period.

HW: Get parent signature for video

Answers to the Review Guide

Evidence for Expanding Universe

~10 min Back to the Beginning Origins Movie

Wrap up: take a hydrogen spectrum and redraw for an object moving away from a source and towards a source

20
D   2   4   5   7

WAVES UNIT REVIEW

Warmup: Watch the video: What criticial role did the stars have in making the elements?

Discussion Questions

  • How does a star get its energy to glow?
  • What elements make up young stars?
  • What causes a star to become a supernova?
  • Why do you think it takes a tremendous amount of heat and pressure to create helium (and then carbon, etc.)?
  • What could you infer about the age of a star if you were to find evidence of iron being present?

go over Waves a bit.

HW: Review and complete the Waves Unit Review Guide due NP

Answers to the Review Guide

Remember LATE WORK ACCEPTED up to right before the test!

21 Senior Picnic
E   1   3   4   6

WAVES UNIT REVIEW

Per 7

Waves Quiz retake Thur at lunch

Same as above

UNIT TEST 9/24

Per 7

Warmup" Look at some stellar spectra and determine which elements are present

HW: #1-36 on the Waves Unit Review Guide

Evidence for Expanding Universe

HW: Check grades on line since LATE work will be only accepted until the test period.

HW: Get parent signature for video

Answers to the Review Guide

~10 min Back to the Beginning Origins Movie

Wrap up: take a hydrogen spectrum and redraw for an object moving away from a source and towards a source

Per 6

Same as above

24
F    2   3   5   7

turn in all Late Work, Unit Review and Consent Form

WAVES UNIT TEST

25    
G   1   2   4   6

WAVES UNIT TEST

turn in all Late Work, Unit Review and Consent Form

26   Yom Kippur  
A   1   3   5   7

Turn in CONSENT FORMS

Measuring Sped Lab

HW: Clean out Binder

27
B    2   4   6   7

Turn in CONSENT FORMS

Measuring Sped Lab

HW: Clean out Binder

28
C   1   3   5   6

Per 1 and 6 same

Turn in CONSENT FORMS

Measuring Sped Lab

HW: Clean out Binder

Per 7 Same as above

Per 7

Finish Measuring Sped Lab

OCTOBER 2012


1 D   2   4   5   7

Motion Notes

Vector and Parallogram Rules

Read and SC 70-75. Do all SC including Math problems : 1-7

2
E   1   3   4   6

Motion Notes

Vector and Parallogram Rules

Read and SC 70-75. Do all SC including Math problems : 1-7

3
F    2   3   5   7

Constructing Particle Model

4
G   1   2   4   6

Constructing Particle Model

5
A   1   3   5   7

Pass Back papers

Ariplane warmup: A plane is flying North and hits a cross wind at 90 degrees. What is the resultan speed when compared to flying in still air? the same, faster or slower. Sjow work: parllelogram or pythagorean

go over Motion SC 1-7 p 75, make corrections in red ink

go over Constructing Particle Model diagram in red ink

Describing Motion with diagrams lecture

CW/HW: Checking For Understanding : Motion Diagrams

HW: Materilas check: calculator, ruler, red pen and color pencils

Motion Quiz EN2-13 on Fri or Mon

8   No School

9
B    2   4   6   7

Per 6 Pass Back papers

Ariplane warmup: A plane is flying North and hits a cross wind at 90 degrees. What is the resultan speed when compared to flying in still air? the same, faster or slower. Sjow work: parllelogram or pythagorean

go over Motion SC 1-7 p 75, make corrections in red ink

go over Constructing Particle Model diagram in red ink

Describing Motion with diagrams lecture

CW/HW: Checking For Understanding : Motion Diagrams

HW: Materilas check: calculator, ruler, red pen and color pencils

Motion Quiz EN2-13 on Fri or Mon

10
C   1   3   5   6

Warmup: an ariplane takes off from a moving air carrier. Compare the speed of the plane to the water, carrier and the wind.

go over Checking For Understanding : Motion Diagrams

PT Graphs lecture Guide

Bowling Ball Lab finish for HW

Quiz Fri/Mon

11
D   2   4   5   7

Warmup: draw a diagram of an object with constant speed and chenging velocity.

Go over Bowling Ball Lab

CW: CFU PT Graphs and go over in detail

CW: Match the Graph Activity finish for HW

HW: EN 14 Describing Motion review sheet

Motion Quiz NP

 

12  Homecoming
 E   1   3   4   6

 

Per 7

Warmup: an ariplane takes off from a moving air carrier. Compare the speed of the plane to the water, carrier and the wind.

go over Checking For Understanding : Motion Diagrams

PT Graphs lecture Guide

Bowling Ball Lab finish for HW

Quiz Fri/Mon

15
F    2   3   5   7

Go over EN 14 Describing Motion review sheet

Motion Quiz

CW/HW: Ice hockey Lab EN 13

16
G   1   2   4   6

Go over EN 14 Describing Motion review sheet

Motion Quiz

CW/HW: Ice hockey Lab EN 13

17
A   1   3   5   7

Match the Graph Activity

The Need for Speed

no HW

18
SP   2  4  6

Match the Graph Activity

The Need for Speed

no HW

19
A   1   3   5   7

Warmup: con't wrap up from last class discussing Exit for 13 from the tunnel.

Watched Eureka: Acceleration Videos Part 1 and Part 2

Graphical Analysis of Motion

HW: EN 20 Acceleration worksheet #1-6

 

 

22
B    2   4   6   7

Period 6

Warmup: con't wrap up from last class discussing Exit for 13 from the tunnel.

Watched Eureka: Acceleration Videos Part 1 and Part 2

Graphical Analysis of Motion

HW: EN 20 Acceleration worksheet #1-6

23
C   1   3   5   6

Per 1 and 6 same

Warmup: What one word describes the slope of a V-T graph.

Watch video on VT graph and take notes.

Go over Answers for Graphical analysis

Force lecture and Free Body Diagrams (teacher version)

Force and Acceleration Lab started except per 1

Wrapup: How is it possible to have negative acceleration and be speeding up? Explain and graph

HW: Read Forces p.81-86 SC 1-7

 

24
D   2   4   5   7

Per 7: Go over HW 1-7 and EN 20 Acceleration worksheet #1-6

Finish Force and Acceleration Lab

Quizzes passed back

HW: Acceleration worksheet #7-13

 

25
E   1   3   4   6

UNIT TEST 11/7,8,9

Acceleration worksheet #1-6

Finish Force and Acceleration Lab

Quizzes passed back

HW: Acceleration worksheet #7-13

 

 

  

26
F    2   3   5   7

UNIT TEST 11/8 Per 7

Check off and go over Acceleration worksheet and SC 1-7 p 86

CW: CFU V-T graphs: Acceleration problems and go over

HW: EN 24 Acceleration and Forces Worksheet

 

Per 7:

Warmup: What one word describes the slope of a V-T graph.

Watch video on VT graph and take notes.

Go over Answers for Graphical analysis

Force lecture and Free Body Diagrams (teacher version)

Force and Acceleration Lab

Wrapup: How is it possible to have negative acceleration and be speeding up? Explain and graph

HW: Read Forces p.81-86 SC 1-7

29
G   1   2   4   6

UNIT TEST 11/8 Per 7

Check off and go over Acceleration worksheet and SC 1-7 p 86

CW: CFU V-T graphs: Acceleration problems and go over

HW: EN 24 Acceleration and Forces Worksheet

30
A   1   3   5   7

UNIT TEST 11/8 Per 7, 11/9 Per 1 and 6

Warmup: Desctibe two different examples of Fnet = 0N. Use a graph and use a free body diagram

Go over Acceleration and Forces Worksheet in groups

Finsih reviewing if needed CFU V-T graphs:

Go over Force and Acceleration Lab and take notes on it.

Per 7: Began Comparing Motion from Different Forces lab

 

 

31   Halloween
B    2   4   6   7

UNIT TEST 11/8 Per 7, 11/9 Per 1 and 6

Warmup: Desctibe two different examples of Fnet = 0N. Use a graph and use a free body diagram

Go over Acceleration and Forces Worksheet in groups

Finsih reviewing if needed CFU V-T graphs:

Go over Force and Acceleration Lab and take notes on it

 

 

 Nov

 

 

maybe demo : Friction Lecture

Period 7

Warmup: negative acceleration and positive velocity: Graph it and draw it.

Comparing Motion from Different Forces lab

Wrapup: Negative acceleration and negative velocity: Graph it and draw it.

Nov 5th

HW: Finish Comparing Motion from Different Forces lab