ASSIGNMENTS

 

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

August

9
 

10

Mindset Activities

HW Get all homeroom forms signed and returned.

11

Mindset Activities

12

go over Course Outline

HW sign and return course outline

13

Team Discipline Plan, behavior role plays.

 

16

Scientific Inquiry

HW sign and return Course Outline

17

3 types of Scientific Ideas

18

Laws vs Theories

19

Benefifit and Limitations of Scientific Models

20

Scientific Knowledge wrap-up

 

23

Observation vs. Inference

24

Experiment Design Example

HW complete the example for tomorrow

25

Parts of an Experiment

26

Empirical Evidence, Predictions, and how Scientific Ideas change

27

Quiz on Scientific Inquiry

September

30

Potential and Kinetic Energy

HW 243-246, 248-252      

* due Friday

31

Early Release

PBS Team Event

1

Forms of Energy

2

Guidance Presents
 

3

Identifying Forms of Energy

Energy Stations

 

6

No School

7

Energy Transformations

HW complete energy equations # 2,5,7,8          

* due Tomorrow

8

Energy Transformations

HW 257-263, 270

* due Monday

9

Law of Conservation of Energy

10

Law of Conservation of Energy

 

13

Kinetic Theory of Matter:

Thermal Energy and States of Matter

HW 288-292, 294-296    

* due Friday

14

Kinetic Theory of Matter:

Heat and Temperature

15

Investigating Thermal Energy and States of Matter:

Predictions and Data Collection

16

No School

17

Investigating Thermal Energy and States of Matter:

Analysis

HW 276-282            * due Wednesday

 

20

Methods of Heat Transfer:

Demonstrations and Observations

21

Methods of Heat Transfer: 

Illustrations

22

Review Unit 2

23

Test on Unit 2

Heat Transfer and Energy Transformations

24

Make-up Day

October

27

Inquiry: Specific Heat

HW use pencil complete A&B          Experiment Design

 

28

Experiment Design: Specific Heat

29

Data Collection:      Specific Heat

30

Data Display:       Specific Heat

1

Teacher PD Day

 

4

Data Analysis:  Specific Heat

5

Experiment Skills Check

6

What is a wave?

HW 308-311, 313-317   

* due next Tuesday

7

Sound Waves vs Light Waves

text coding

8

Sound Waves

Quarter 1 ends

 

11

No School

12

Light Waves

HW 338-343, 392, and 399-401 due next Tuesday

13

Interactions of Light: Transmission and Absorption

 

14

Interactions of Light: Reflection

15

Class Parties

 

18

Interactions of Light: Refraction

19

Complete Interactions of Light examples

HW 324-330          due Friday

20

Parts of a Wave

21

The Electromagnetic Spectrum 

Introduction

22

The Electromagnetic Spectrum 

HW 376-385               due next Thursday

 

25

The Electromagnetic Spectrum

26

Review Unit 3

 

27

Early Release

PBS Team Event

28

Review Unit 3

29

Test on Unit 3