andreskiaug Mrs. Andreski
Duluth High School Physics instructor
 
August Lesson Plans

August 14 (Mon)

- Welcome to Physics!
- Introduction: 5 Truths & A Lie
- H.O. - Student Info Card - fill out in class
- H.O. - Grade Sheet (R1)
- H.O. - Syllabus (R2)
- H.O. - AKS for Physics (R3)
- H.O. - Proposed Course Outline (R4)
- H.O. - Lesson Plans - Physics - August (R5)
- H.O. - Notebook Information (R6)
- H.O. - Great Web Sites (R7)
- H.O. - Lab Safety Contract (L1)
- H.O. - Physics Pre-Test (QT1)
- DEMOS - What is Physics?

         HOMEWORK:
         - Read in Detail: R2, R6, L1
         - Get these signed: R2, L1
         - Get $6 Lab Contribution (please have correct
           change and paper clip to your form; checks may
           be written to "DHS")  Thanks
         - Take Physics Pre-Test; ask parents to also take
           Physics Pre-Test in 2nd column

August 15 (Tue)

- Due: Syllabus Signature, Safety Contract, Lab Contri-
  bution, Physics Pre-Test
- Alphabetical Seating Assigned (temporary)
- Hand out Textbooks
- Fill out Birthday Calendar in class
- Distribute Textbooks; Fill out textbook cards
- Go Over Pre-Test
- Go Over Agenda Book
- H.O. - Puzzle - Syllabus (W1)
- H.O. - Lab Information (L2)

          HOMEWORK:
          - Did you get your syllabus signed?
          - Did you get your safety contract signed?
          - Did you get your $6 Lab Contribution?
          - (Deadline for all of the above: FRIDAY)
          - Do W1
          - Read first half of Chapter 1 in textbook
          - Put graph paper in your notebook for tomorrow
          - Read L2

August 16 (Wed)

- Due: Syllabus Signature, Safety Contract, Lab Contri-
  bution, Puzzle - Syllabus
- Petals Around the Rose Discovery Activity
- Lab Partners Assigned
- Lab: Average Speed of a Marble, day 1: Do Statement,
  hypothesis, procedures
         
          HOMEWORK:
          - Did you get your syllabus signed?
          - Did you get your safety contract signed?
          - Did you get your $6 Lab Contribution?
          - (Deadline for all of the above: FRIDAY)
          - Read second half of Chapter 1 in textbook

August 17 (Thu)

- Due: Syllabus Signature, Safety Contract, Lab Contri-
  bution
- Lab: Average Speed of a Marble, day 2: Perform Experiment,
  collect data

          HOMEWORK:
          - Did you get your syllabus signed?
          - Did you get your safety contract signed?
          - Did you get your $6 Lab Contribution?
          - (Deadline for all of the above: TOMORROW!)
          - Make sure you have a SCIENTIFIC calculator for
            tomorrow
          - Organize your notebook by tomorrow

August 18 (Fri)

- TODAY IS THE LAST DAY TO TURN IN ON TIME:
  Syllabus, Safety Contract, Lab Contribution
- Lab: Average Speed of a Marble, day 3: Conclusions,
  class discussion on parts of lab
- HONORS: Science Fair Info is coming NEXT WEEK!

          HOMEWORK:
          - Finish lab report on Average Speed of a Marble
            (Conclusions, math, data, graphs, error)
          - Set up blank lesson plan sheets in notebook
            to record weekly lesson plans

August 21 (Mon)

- Notes: Metrics, Exponential Notation, Significant Figures
- H.O. - Metric Conversions
- H.O. - Exponential Notation
- H.O. - Significant Figures

- HONORS: Science Fair Forms & Discussion

          HOMEWORK: Finish
          - Complete all the EVENS on today's worksheets

August 22 (Tue)

- Go over homework
- Lab: Index Card Activity
Useful links
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