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Spring Final Review Guide and Answers (not 100% complete but you can find the answers on other guides and labs)

May 2014: ALTERNATIVE ENERGY: WIND

Class 33 5/5 Period 3,7 and Tues 5/6 Period 2,4

Go Over Inconvenient Truth

CW: Lab: A Basin filled with Time Leaf lab)

HW: none

Class 34 Per 7 Tues 5/6 Per 3 Wed 5/7 Thur Per 2,4 5/8

Cap and Trade Activity and discussion after readng three article.

HW: Read "Exploring Wind Energy" and take notes with special attention on how to measure wind speed and direction

Class 35 Thur 5/8 Per 7,Fri 5/9 Per 3 Mon 5/12 Per 2,4

Exploring Wind Energy worksheet

LAB: Anemometer

HW: Read Harnessing Energy and take notes on Harnessing the Wind's Energy and lab worksheet

 

Class 36 Mon5/12 per: 3,7Tues5/13Per 2,4

if needed Teacher notes for Exploring Wind Energy

Go over Harnessing Energy and take notes on Harnessing the Wind's Energy and lab worksheet

Teacher notes for Harnessing Energy

Make and test Paper Windmills

 

 

Class 37 Wed 5/14 Per 3,7 Thur 5/15 2,4,

MRS C is in NEW ORLEANS for a STEM conference: Lesson Plans

AH-CHOO Assessment worksheet

AH-CHOO Document

DAY1: read instrucitons, get organized and make an outline and start research and rough draft

Class 38 Thur 5/16 Per 7 Fri 5/17Per 3

MRS C is in NEW ORLEANS for a STEM conference: Lesson Plans

AH-CHOO Assessment worksheet

AH-CHOO Document

DAY2: finish research and rough draft and prepare for review

Class 39

AH-CHOO Assessment worksheet

AH-CHOO Document

DAY 3: 20-30 min peer review and finalize project

Class 40

CW: Aerodynamics of Wind turbinesread and notes

Class 41 Tues May 27 Per 3,7 Wed May 28 Per 2,4

CW: Exploring Blade Pitch #1

HW: Donate blankts and phillip screw drivers.

 

Class 42 Wed May 28 Per 7, Thur May 29 Per 3 Fri May 30 Per 2,4

CW: Exploring Blad Pitch #1 and Number of Blades #2

HW: Complete graphs and conclusions for Exp #1 and #2

HW: Research Bernoulli's Principle. Draw a diagram and label the wind speed and parts of the air foil. Explain how airplanes experience "lift" Site your source

 

Class 43 Fri May 30 Per 7 Mon, Tues

CW: Exploring Surface Area #3 and Mass #4

Class 44 Tues Per 7 Wed Per 2,

 

 

           

APRIL

Rot # 7 Class #25: Thur 4/3 Per 3,7 Fri 4/4 Per 2,4

UNIT TEST on CLIMATE

CW/HW: Carbon, Water, Nitrogen and Phosphorous Cycle worksheet only do the water and carbon cycle questions

HW: Clean our binder. keep unit at home for the final and keep EN #1 in the binder

Rot # 7 Class #26: 4/4 Per 7,

go over Carbon, Water, Nitrogen and Phosphorous Cycle worksheet with teacher guidance

CW: Carbon and Water Footprint Activity finish for hw if needed

National Geo Water Article take notes

Water Sense Article


Try this link for the water calculator:

Rot # 7 Class #27: Per 7 Tues 4/8 Per 3 and 4 Wed 4/9 Pre 2 Thur 4/10

go overCarbon and Water Footprint Activity

CW: What is Global Climate Change? finish for hw if needed Teacher notes for Global Climate Change

if needed finsih up Carbon and Water Footprint Activity with National Geo Water Article take notes

Water Sense Article

Rot # 7 Class #28: 4/10

CW: Greenhouse Gases



SPRING BREAK!!!!

Class #29 Mon 4/21 Per 3,7 and Tues 4/22 Per 2,4

The Effects of Global Warming Interactive Packet skip last one til NP

CW: Sierra Leone Research Project

HW:Greenhouse Effect Worksheet and Insolation Worksheet

Large Climate Change and Greenhouse Quiz Class 31

Class #30 Tues 4/22 Per 7 Wed 4/23 Per 3 Thur 4/24 Per 2,4

CW: Sierra Leone Research Project

Large Climate Change and Greenhouse Quiz NP

Class #31 Thur Per 7 4/24, Per 3 and 4 Fri 4/25 and Per 2 Mon 4/28

Earth's Energy Lecture finish and go over HW Greenhouse Effect Worksheet and Insolation Worksheet

Large Climate Change and Greenhouse Quiz

HW: finish any parts of The Effects of Global Warming Interactive Packet that you need to

Class #32 Fri 5/2 Per 2,4 Thur Per 3,7

CW and finish for HW if needed. Analyzing Feedback Mechanism

watch An Inconvenient Truth and fill out the worksheet

FYI: Earth’s Operating Manual and take notes on evidence

 

 

 

Rot # 4 Class #13: 3/5 Per 3,7 3/6 Period 2,4
Go over Seasons worksheet


Globe Lab

Seasons Lecture and Teacher version

HW: Prelab for Angle of Insolation

 

Rot # 4 Class #14: 3/6 Period 7, 3/7 Period 3 3/10 Periods 2,4

CW/HW: Angle of Insolation lab and graph in class type up trends and conclusion paragraphs using the last page to guide you about detail to include.

Per 2 data due Class #15 NP

Per 4 data and due Class #16

LAPTOP: Latitude teacher notes


Rot # 4 Class #15: 3/10 Period 7, 3/11 Period 3,4 3/12 Period 2

Energy Transfer lecture radiation teacher notes only


CW/HW: Absorption Lab finish if needed

CW/HW: Read and take Cornell Notes on Earth’s Atmosphere p519-522 and all SC


 

Rot # 4 Class #16: 3/12Period 3, 7, 3/13 Period 2,4

CW: grade in class Angle of Insolation lab

LAPTOP LECTURE: Altitude only

Gas Laws Lab

HW: if you want to double check your Absorption Lab and fix to turn in NP

 



Rot # 5 Class #17: 3/14

CW: Atmosphere and Elevation worksheet and check against my answers

CW: Go over the answers to SC Earth’s Atmosphere p519-522

Gas and Air Pressure Notes and Teacher notes

watch : Hot Planet Cold Comfort and worksheet use this link to watch

HW: Odd problems only both sides of Gas Laws Worksheets: Standard pressure units are 1 atm, 760 mm Hg, 760 Torr, 101.3 kPa

Rot # 5 Class #18: 3/17 Mon 3/17Per 7 Tues 3/18 Per 3,4 Wed 3/19Per 2

Go over Hot Planet Cold Comfort and worksheet and teacher answers

Go Over Gas Laws Worksheets with teacher answers

Land Water Temp Lab and pic of setup and DATA for the lab

QUIZ NP: Climate: seasons, latitude, altitude and pressure problems

Rot # 5 Class #19: Per 7 3/19 Period 3,4 3/20 Period 2 3/21

cont: Gas and Air Pressure Notes by going over the demos below

Reduced Pressure: Water Boil video

Demo with Mallomars

Tank demo: Why does the can crush?

CLIMATE QUIZ

CW: HW Barometer Activity


Rot # 5 Class #20: Period 3,7 Fri 3/21, Period 2,4 Mon 3/22

go over Barometer Activity with class discussion and teacher notes

Pressure Suits video

LAPTOP Lecture: Proximity to water, Topography

HW: Orographic Effects

CLIMATE UNIT TEST Per 3.7thurs 4/3 and Per 2,4Fri 4/4

Climate Unit Review
Answers to Climate Review


Rot # 6 Class #21: Periods 3,7 Tues 3/25 Periods 2,4 Wed 3/26

check off and go over Orographic Effects with teacher notes

Ocean Currents of the World and Their Affect on Climate Activity

Weather Water Tanks Lab due in class and warmup notes


HW: Global Wind Patterns

CLIMATE UNIT TEST Per 3.7thurs 4/3 and Per 2,4Fri 4/4

Climate Unit Review
Answers to Climate Review

 

Rot # 6 Class #22: 3/26

Global Wind Patterns teacher notes

and Coriolis Effect


What Makes Wind Blow animation

Air Mass Lecture and teacher notes

CW: Where do the Winds blow short demo

WIND MAP online COOL!!

CW: Wind Assignment and teacher answers

HW: Land and Sea Breezes, finish isobars if needed, and bring colored pencils

Rot # 6 Class #23: Fri Per 7 3/28

Sea Breeze Animation

Go over Land and Sea breezes with answers

Climatic Controls in class

Climate of an Imaginary Planet

HW: LAPTOP Questions


Climate Unit Review
Answers to Climate Review

Rot # 6 Class #24: Fri 3/28 Per 7, Mon 3/31 Per 3,4 and Tues Per 2 4/1

Climatic Controls in class and go over answers

LAPTOP : Ocean Currents and Prevailing Winds

Climate of an Imaginary Planet and look over answers

go over LAPTOP answers

MORE PRACTICE Imagainry continent 2 in class

HW: Climate Unit Review due aliong with any late work NP
Answers to Climate Review

Rot # 7 Class #25: 4/3 UNIT TEST on CLIMATE
CW/HW Cornell Notes p 518-522 Self Check 2,3,6

 


 

 

 

 

Energy Unit: Dates are for period 7.  


Rot #1 Class #1: 1/28 Period 3,7 1/29 Period 2,4

Get Settled In!

LECTURE: Energy Notes and teacher version

Laws of Thermodynamics Activity

HW: Bring an empty intact soda can and Thermal Energy 254-259 SC1-7

NANO HIGH EXTRA CREDIT this SAT FEB 1 at 10 am at Pimental Hall at UCB. Take notes and get a parent signature for 10 pts towards activity category.

Rot #1 Class #2: 1/29 Period 7 1/30 Period 3 Fri 1/31 Peri2,4


Go Over 254-259 SC1-7

CW and finish for HW: Energy and Power Problems

CW and finish for HW: STEAM ENGINE LAB

 

Rot #1 Class #3: Fri 1/31 Per 7, 2/3 Mon Per

Go over Teacher answers for Energy and Power Problems


CW and finish for HWLAB: What materials are the coldest?


LECTURE: Heat vs Temp add temp conversions and Iceberg

Heat Vs Temp Teacher lecture

Intro: Egg Drop Challenge and Evalutation


HW: Research and start to gather materials and come up with an idea and sketch sketch Due NP

long term HW:a. sketch b. capsule c. paragraph d. parent feedback form due by Class 6

Eggcellent Problem Set

 

Rot #1 Class #4: 2/4

LAB: Heat and Temperature

Wrap-up: Describe what happens why you put an ice cube on your hand.

 

Rot #2 Class #5: 2/6

EGG DROP!!! Per 2,4 on Fri 2/14 and Per 3,7 on Thur 2/13

HW:a. final sketch b. capsule c. paragraph d. parent feedback form due by Class 7

go over What materials are the coldest? with Teacher answers

go over Heat and Temperature

LAB: Graphing a Phase Change

Rot #2 Class #6: 2/7


ENERGY QUIZ ( Energy types, conversions)

Copy Figure 18 and Figure 21 on pages 735-738 Name each graph and summarize what they represent.

LECTURE: Phase Notes and Teacher Phase Notes

HW:a. final sketch b. capsule c. paragraph d. parent feedback form due by Class 7

Rot #2 Class #7: 2/11

Lecture: Phase change and Practice with Heating Curve worksheets and Teacher notes

go over Lab: Graphing a Phase Change

Ice Cream Lab due today

FYI: Why salt changes freezing temp video

HW: CAPSULE

 

Rot #2 Class #8: 2/13


Egg Drop


HW: Eggcellent Problem Set due class 10 along with paragraph about drop describedin Egg Drop Challenge

Period 2 and 4 due Thur

Period 3 and 7 Wed

 

BREAK

 

 

 

Rot #3 Class #9: 2/24

Ice Cream Lab went over with teacher version

FYI: Why salt changes freezing temp video

Student Specific Heat Lecture

Specific Heat Practice Problems

Specific Heat Lecture and Problems (teacher)

HW: Phase Quiz and Binder Quiz NP

HW: Eggcellent Problem Set due NP along with paragraph about drop described in Egg Drop Challenge

ENERGY Unit Test Mon Periods 3,7 and Tues Periods 2,4

 


Rot # 3Class #10: 2/25

Turn in Eggcellent Problems and Post Write up and Ice Cream Lab

Phase Quiz

Introduction to specific heat Capacities worksheet

CW and HW: Boiling Water in a Paper Cup use graph paper and complete sentences, make your data table neat with a ruler!



Rot # 3Class #11: 2/27 Periods ,7 and 2/28 Periods 2,4

BINDER CHECK

Review Introduction to specific heat Capacities worksheet

Teacher answers to Intro to specific heat Cap worksheet

Heat Flow worksheet

Teacher answers to Heat Flow

ENERGY UNIT REVIEW GUIDE

ANSWERS TO ENERGY REVIEW GUIDE


Rot #3 Class #12: 3/3 MON Perio 3 and 7 Tues 3/4 Periods 2,4

ENERGY Unit Test