Conceptual Physics

UPDATED Unit 2 CALENDAR, 2007-2008

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

     

9/27

Warm-up question

Announcement of Physics Idol Winners!

Go over test

Symmetry of up and down motions

Up and down problems

HW:  finish the up and down problems

9/28

Warm-up question

Find your hang time

Problems with hang time

 

 

HW: finish hang time activity, problems

10/1

Warm-up question

Engineering problem: toy safety analysis

Initial velocity problems

 

HW:  work on toy safety analysis, initial velocity problems

10/2

Warm-up question

Independence of X and Y (CPS system with demos and peer education)

Process demos

 

HW: quiz tomorrow, toy safety analysis due tomorrow

10/3 

Collect toy safety analysis

Warm-up question

Finish independence of X and Y motions

Horizontally launched projectile problems

HW: horizontally launched projectile problems; finish WebAssign

10/4 WebAssign #1 Due

Warm-up question

Projectile lab #1 (finding launch velocity)

Problems

 

HW:  finish lab, problems

10/5

Warm-up question

Projectile lab #2

 

 

 

HW:  finish lab, Physics Idol is due Tuesday; optional but fun: watch the Chicago MarathonJ

10/8

No school

10/9

Collect Physics Idol

Warm-up question

Lab practical quiz

HW: work on WebAssign

10/10

Warm-up question, collect lab

Monkey-hunter demo

WebAssign Work Time

HW:  study for test; Web Assign due tomorrow

10/11 WebAssign #2 Due

Test!

10/12

All science students attend the most amazing presentation ever—seriously!!!