Physical Science B
Spring 2016 Calendar

Unit 1: Motion and Forces

Day

Class Plans

Homework

 

1
8.1 Notes Part I
Speed Vs. Velocity Lab

Speed Calculations

 

2

Review HW: Speed Calculations
 
8.1 Notes Part II
Momentum Calculations

 


 3

8.1 Practice Problems
Velocity Quiz

Momentum Lab
                          

 8.1 Review

4

Review HW: 8.1 Review
8.2 Notes Part I
Acceleration Calculations

 

5
8.2 Notes Part II
Force Lab 1

 


6
8.2 Practice Problems
8.2 Vocab Quiz
8.3 Notes Part I

 

 

 7

8.2 Review
8.3 Notes Part II
Force Calculations

 

 8

Force Lab II

8.3 Practice Problems

 9

Review HW: 8.3 Practice Problems
8.3 Review
Force Quiz


10

Review for test

 


11
Chapter 8 Test
Chapter 8 Packet due

Study for test!

        

                  

Unit 2: Work and Energy

Day

Class Plans

Homework

 

1

9.1 Notes Part I

Work and Power Practice

 

 

 

2

Work and Power Lab

9.1 Notes Part II

Mechanical Advantage Practice Problems

 

 

Finish Analysis Questions

 

 

3

Quiz: Work/Power

9.1 Practice Problems

9.2 Notes Part I

Examining Levers Lab

 

 

 

 

4

9.1 Review

9.2 Notes Part II

Pulley Lab

 

 

 

 

5

9.2 Notes Part III

Identifying Machines Practice

Rube-Goldberg Machine

 

 

9.2 Practice Problems

 

 

 

6

Quiz: Simple Machines

9.3 Notes Part I

Potential Energy Calculations

 

 

 

 

7

9.3 Notes Part II

Kinetic Energy Calculations

 

 

9.3 Practice Problems

 

 

8

9.3 Review

Energy Lab

 

 

 

9

9.4 Notes I

Conservation of Energy Lab

 

 

10

Quiz: Conservation of Energy

9.4 Notes Part II

Energy/Efficiency Problems

 

 

9.4 Practice Problems

11

Review chapter 9

 

Study for test!

12

Chapter 9 Test

 

 



Unit 3: Waves

Day

Class Plans

Homework

 

1

11.1 Notes Part I

Lab 1)

 

 

 

2

11.1 Notes Part II

Transverse and Longitudinal Waves

The Electromagnetic Spectrum

 

 

 

3

11.1 Practice Problems

11.2 Notes Part I

 

 

 

 

4

Review HW

Scavenger Hunt Review

Quiz: Wave Type

11.2 Notes Part II

 

 

 

 

5

11.2 Practice Problems

Wave Speed Practice problems

Lab 2)

 

11.2 Review

 

6

Lab 2)

Review HW

Quiz: Wave Speed

 

 

 

 

7

12.1 Notes

12.1 Practice Problems

 

 

8

12.1 Review

12.2 Notes Part I

Properties of Light

 

 

 

9

Quiz: Sound Waves vs. Light Waves 12.2 Notes Part II

 

 

 

10

Lab 3)

12.2 Notes Part III

 

 

11

12.2 Review

Review Chapter 11/12

 

Study for test!

 

12

Chapter 11/12 Test

 

 


 

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