CONCEPTUAL PHYSICS

COLOR CALENDAR, 2007-2008

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

   

5/7

Sound test

5/8

Explain project

Preliminary project research

5/9

Develop project rubric

Work on project

HW: project proposal due Monday

5/12

Project conferences (discuss proposal)

Approve draft rubric

Work on project/review

5/13

What is light?

EM Spectrum

HW: practice problems, read 28.1-28.2; reading sheet

5/14

Painting with light

Light addition

Go over HW

HW: read 27.3, 28.3-28.5; reading sheet

5/15

TV Screens lab

Color practice #1

HW: finish classwork

5/16  W.A. Due

Project work time

5/19

Summarize intensity and colors; show perception animation

Highlighter demo

Color subtraction with light box, printing

Color subtraction practice

HW: read 28.6-28.9; reading sheet; wear interesting colors (such as R, B, G, C, Y, M)

5/20  Late arrival

Seeing by reflection

Color-changing clothes with response cards

Practice with color subtraction by reflection

HW: finish classwork; re-read assigned sections from this week

5/21

Color subtraction by blocking (shadows)

Color practice #6

Work on color practices 2, 3, 4

HW: continue working on practices; quizzes must be completed by Thursday

5/22  Late arrival

Color transmission and filters

Color practice #5

HW: finish class work; WebAssign

5/23  W.A. Due

Project work time

HW: project due Tuesday!!

5/26  No school

5/27  Project due!!

Set up project

Painting with pigments

Color practice #7

5/28

Doppler effect and relationship to astronomy

Polarization

HW: review and study; read 27.7 & add to  reading sheet

5/29

Tie up polarization

W.A. Work Time

5/30  W.A. Due

Take down project

Color quest

6/2


Review

6/3

Review

HW: Study for exams!

Final exams: 6/4-6/6