CONCEPTUAL PHYSICS

UNIT NINE CALENDAR, 2007-2008

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

3/31

WUQ (boxes)

Pendulum lab

Discuss

If time: joke

HW: finish lab

4/1

WUQ (speed)

Discuss pendulum results

Factors affecting wave speed lab

HW:  finish lab, read section 25.1-25.2 and 25.5-25.6 and complete reading sheet (p. 8)

4/2

Reading question

Wave characteristics and terminology with demos and notes (drumming, torsion wave, wavelength on a sliky, etc.)

Wave practice

HW:  read 25.3-25.4 and complete reading sheet, finish classwork

4/3

WUQ

More wave practice

Quick Quiz

If time: go over CASTLE test

HW:  finish classwork

4/4

WUQ

Cups demo

Resonance (wiggle sticks, Tacoma Narrows clip)

HW: read 25.7 and work on reading sheet

4/7

Reading question

Standing waves (dance, etc.)

HW:  finish classwork; read 25.8 and complete reading sheet

4/8  Late arrival

WUQ

Standing waves lab with strobe light

HW: finish lab

4/9

WUQ

More standing wave practice

Review

HW: study

4/10

WebAssign Work Time

HW: finish WebAssign, study

4/11 W.A. Due

Waves Quest