Physics Weekly Calendar & Homework

Day

Activity

Due/HW

Monday 5/13

 

Tuesday 5/14

  • Applications of Circular Motion Day 2

 

Wednesday 5/15

 

Thursday 5/16

 

Friday 5/17

  • Universal Gravitation Day 2

 



Day

Activity

HW/DUE

Monday 5/6

Uniform Circular Motion Notes

 

Tuesday 5/7

Uniform Circular Motion Notes

 

Wednesday 5/8

Circular Motion Simulation

 

Thursday 5/9

Circular Motion Simulation

 

Friday 5/10

Quiz

Simulation Due



Day

Activity

Due/Homework

Monday 4/29

Relativity Research Posters

 

Tuesday 4/30

SBAC (1,3,5 periods meet)

3rd: Watch Elegant Universe Part 1: Einstein’s Dream

 

Wednesday 5/1

3rd : Revise Poster

4th: Watch Elegant Universe Part 1: Einstein’s Dream

 

Thursday 5/2

SBAC (2,4,6 periods meet)

4th: Finish movie & Poster Revisions

 

Friday 5/3

Present posters to the class

 



Day

Activity

DUE/HW

Monday 4/22

Energy Skate Park

 

Tuesday 4/23

Energy Skate Park

 

Wednesday 4/24

Energy Skate Park?

DUE Energy Skate Park

Thursday 4/25

Review

KEY 

Friday 4/26

Quiz

 



Day

Activity

DUE/HW

Monday 4/15

Stopping Distance Lab Day 1

 

Tuesday 4/16

Stopping Distance Lab Day 2

 

Wednesday 4/17

Stopping Distance Lab Day 3

Rough Draft of Conclusion Due

Thursday 4/18

Work, Power, & Energy Application Problems

 

Friday 4/19

Powerhouse Lab
Bring raincoat and athletic shoes

Application Problems Due

Final Report Due



Day

Activity

HW/DUE

Monday 4/8

Work, Power, & Energy Notes

 

Tuesday 4/9

It’s All Uphill Simulation

 

Wednesday 4/10

SQ4R-W,P, & E

 

Thursday 4/11

Internal vs. External Forces

 

Friday 4/12

Stopping Distance Lab Day 1

 Last day to retake buoyancy quiz for 100% 


Day

Activity

Due/HW

Monday 3/18

Final Practice Day

 

Tuesday 3/19

Pool Day!

 

Wednesday 3/20

Clean up day!

Thursday 3/21

Work on labs/reflection

Friday 3/22

Work on labs/reflection
Take Survey!!!!!

Reflection & Labs DUE



Day

Activity

Monday 3/11

Finish ROV

Buoyancy PhET

What is Buoyancy? Lab

Start Reflection

Tuesday 3/12

Wednesday 3/13

Thursday 3/14

ROV Practice & Buoyancy

Friday 3/15

ROV Practice & Buoyancy

Permission slip for pool DUE!



Day

Activity

Monday 3/5

ROV-

Control Box

Buoyancy Tubes

Buoyancy PhET

What is buoyancy? Lab

Tuesday 3/6

Wednesday 3/7

Thursday 3/8

2 hour delay

Friday 3/9



Day

Activity

Monday 2/18

  • ROV Control Box & Switches

Tuesday 2/19

  • ROV Control Box & Switches

Wednesday 2/20

  • ROV Control Box & Switches
  • Permission Slip DUE 3/15

Thursday 2/21

  • ROV Control Box & Switches

Friday 2/22

  • ROV Control Box & Switches


Day

Activity

Monday 2/18

No School

Tuesday 2/19

  • ROV-Motors

Wednesday 2/20

  • ROV-Motors

Thursday 2/21

  • ROV-Motors/Switches

Friday 2/22

  • ROV-Motors/Switches


Day

Activity

Monday 2/11

Snow Day

Tuesday 2/12

Snow Day

Wednesday 2/13

Snow Day

Thursday 2/14

ROV Motors

-Taping

-Soldering

-Wax

Friday 2/15

ROV Motors

-Taping

-Soldering

-Wax



Day

Activity

Homework/DUE

Monday 2/4

Intro to ROVs

 

Tuesday 2/5

Frame Design

Frame Building

 

Wednesday 2/6

Frame Building

 

Thursday 2/7

Frame Building

Motor Potting

 

Friday 2/8

Motor Potting

 



Day

Activity

Homework

Monday 1/28

Review

 

Tuesday 1/29

Kahoot!

Review for the final

 

Wednesday 1/30

Final 1,3,5

Review DUE

 

Thursday 1/31

Final 2,4,6

Review DUE

 

Friday 2/1

No School

 



Day

Activity

Homework

Monday 1/21

  • No School-MLK

 

Tuesday 1/22

Labs DUE!

Wednesday 1/23

  • VDG

 

Thursday 1/24

  • Circuitry

 

Friday 1/25

  • Parallel vs. Series Lab

 


Day

Activity

Homework / DUE

Monday 1/14

Keep It Moving Lab

 

Tuesday 1/15

Keep It Moving Lab

 

Wednesday 1/16

Keep It Moving Lab

 

Thursday 1/17

Momentum Quiz

Lab DUE

Friday 1/18

Static Electricity

 



Day

Activity

Homework/DUE

Monday 1/7

 

Tuesday 1/8

DUE Catapult Report
Use this template as a self review tool

Wednesday 1/9

  • Momentum & Energy

 

Thursday 1/10

Lesson 1 & 2 OR Chapter 9 
  • SQ4R

 

Friday 1/11

  • Collision Simulation

 



Day

Activity

Homework

Monday 12/17

Construction & Testing

 

Tuesday 12/18

Construction & Testing

 

Wednesday 12/19

Testing

 

Thursday 12/20

Catapult Challenge

 

Friday 12/21

Analysis

Lab Report DUE 1/8



Day

Activity

Due/Homework

Monday 12/10

  • Catapult Construction

DUE Safety Contract

Tuesday 12/11

  • Catapult Construction

Schedule Feedback

Wednesday 12/12

  • Peer Review Hypothesis

Hypothesis DUE @ beginning of period!

Thursday 12/13

  • Testing Day 1

 

Friday 12/14

  • Testing Day 2
  • Record Videos

 



Day

Activity

Homework

Monday 12/3

Boom Lift Catapult

Review DUE

 

Tuesday 12/4

Test

 

Wednesday 12/5

Catapult Project Intro

CATAPULT LINKS: 

How does a Catapult work?

  http://brightmags.com/how-does-a-catapult-work/

How to Build a Catapult

http://www.wikihow.com/Build-a-Strong-Catapult

Catapults https://sites.google.com/site/physicsofcatapults/home/history-of-catapults

Catapult Ideas

http://www.stormthecastle.com/catapult/

 

Thursday 12/6

Catapult Research & Design

Safety Contract DUE Monday!

Friday 12/7

NO SCHOOL

 



Day

Activity

DUE/HW

Monday 11/26

Kinematics-Projectiles

Review DUE 12/3

 

Tuesday 11/27

Up, Up, & Away Lab

Design & Test

 

Wednesday 11/28

Up, Up, & Away Lab

Data Collection & Calculations

 

Thursday 11/29

Up, Up, & Away Lab

Video Analysis

 

Friday 11/30

Up, Up, & Away Lab

Complete Analysis & Report

DUE Monday 12/3: Kinematics Review & Lab Report

 



Day

Activity

DUE/HW

Monday 11/19

Helpful Links:
College Board 
WOIS 
NK Counseling

Tuesday 11/20

  • Scholarship & School Research

Scholarship
Schools
Internships

Wednesday 11/21

  • Scholarship & School Research

 

Thursday 11/22

Happy Thanksgiving!

 

Friday 11/23

Happy Black Friday (Don’t spend to much money)

 



Day

Activity

Homework/Due

Monday 11/12

Veterans Day

 

Tuesday 11/13

Projectile Simulation
Turd the Target

DUE:SQ4R

Wednesday 11/14

Projectile Sim 

DUE: Skills Test Retake

Thursday 11/15

Practice Problems

Answer Key 
Video Key-Pumpkin Toss
Video Key-Football Kick
Video Key-Javelin Launch

Friday 11/16

Practice Problems
Physics Phace off 

DUE: Practice Problems



Day

Activity

Due/HW

Monday 11/5

  • Kinematics Practice Problems

Finish Kinematics practice
Helpful Articles/Videos
What are Kinematic Formulas?
Choosing Kinematics Equations

Tuesday 11/6

  • Collecting & Managing Data

HW Key 

Wednesday 11/7

  • Skills Test
  • Collecting & Managing Data

Kinematics Practice DUE

Thursday 11/8

  • 2D Kinematics SQ4R/Notes

 

Friday 11/9

SQ4R Lesson 2 a-e

Finish SQ4R (DUE Tuesday)
DUE: Vernier Data 



Day

Activity

HW/DUE

Monday 10/29

First Day on the Job

DUE: First Day

Tuesday 10/30

Free Fall Lab

Design experiment/collect data

 

Wednesday 10/31

Free Fall Lab

Collect data/analyze

 

Thursday 11/1

Free Fall Lab

Analyze/create poster

 

Friday 11/2

Poster Review & Revision

Poster DUE



Day

Activity

Homework/DUE

Monday 10/22

Vector Quiz

 

Tuesday 10/23

2D Kinematics Notes

 

Wednesday 10/24

Case Study

 

Thursday 10/25

Case Study

Conferences 5-8pm

Friday 10/26

No School

Conferences 8-11am



Day

Activity

Homework/DUE

Monday 10/15

Incline Challenge Lab-Data

Box It Up! DUE

Tuesday 10/16

Newton’s Dark Secret

 

Wednesday 10/17

Incline Challenge Lab-Graph

 

Thursday 10/18

Incline Challenge Lab-Report

 

Friday 10/19

Review

Lab Report DUE

Study for Monday’s TEST!



HOMECOMING WEEK!!!!

Day

Activity

Homework/Due

Monday 10/8

Disney Character

 

Tuesday 10/9

Twin Day

  • Research a Force

 

Wednesday 10/10

Comfy Day
Parade in the evening!

  • Present Force

 

Thursday 10/11

Hawaiian Day

  • River Boat Problems

 

Friday 10/12

Viking Purple & Gold
Game Tonight!
Dance Tomorrow!

  • Box it up!

 



Day

Activity

Homework/Due

Monday 10/1

Add em up! DUE

Tuesday 10/2

  • SOHCAHTOA
  • Law of Cosine

 

Wednesday 10/3

  • Triple Pull Day 1

 

Thursday 10/4

  • Triple Pull Day 2

 

Friday 10/5

  • River Boats

 



Day

Activity

Homework/Due

Monday 9/24

  • Complete Analysis & Conclusion for Kinematics Lab A

Finish at home return no later than 9/26

Tuesday 9/25

  • Quiz Review

 

Wednesday 9/26

  • Quiz!

 DUE: Conclusion

Thursday 9/27

Financial Aid Night in the Commons

Friday 9/28

  • String Writing
  • Add em Up

HW: Add em Up



Day

Assignment

Homework/Due

Monday 9/17

  • Walk the Graph Day 2

DUE: SQ4R

Tuesday 9/18

  • Walk the Graph Day 3
  • Review d, s, v, a

 

Wednesday 9/19

  • Area Under the Graph

 

Thursday 9/20

  • Cart Down a Ramp (Hand Time)

 

Friday 9/21

  • Cart Down a Ramp (Video Analysis)

 



Day

Activity

Homework/Due Dates

Monday 9/10

Talk Skills: Cell Phone Policy

DUE: Signed Syllabus & Safety Contract

Tuesday 9/11

Position, Speed, Velocity, & Acceleration

 

Wednesday 9/12

Continue Notes

 

Thursday 9/13

SQ4R: Lesson 1

Finish SQ4R at home

Friday 9/14

Walk the Graph Day 1

 



Day

Activity

Homework

Monday 9/3

Labor Day

 

 

Tuesday 9/4

No School 

 

Wednesday 9/5
First Day! 

Syllabus & Expectations 

Syllabus signature page signed & returned by Monday 9/10

Thursday 9/6

Safety 

 

Friday 9/7

 

Cell Phone Policy Read & Respond:
Watch Out
iPhone Separation Anxiety
Do Cell Phones Belong in the Classroom 

Syllabus & Safety Contract sign & return by Monday