ELECTRICITY & MAGNETISM




STANDARDS
S8P2 Students will be familiar with the forms and transformations of energy.
S8P2.c Compare and contrast the different forms of energy (heat, light, electricity, mechanical motion, sound) and their characteristics
S8P5. Students will recognize characteristics of gravity, electricity, and magnetism as major kinds of forces acting in nature..
b. Demonstrate the advantages and disadvantages of series and parallel circuits and how they transfer energy.
c. Investigate and explain that electric currents and magnets can exert force on each other.

GRADE RECOVERY: WAVES TEST:





ASSESSMENTS:Test: APRIL 14
STUDY GUIDE:




JEOPARDY REVIEW:
PBL; rubric:

Practice Quiz: After clicking on the link, click on START QUIZ. It will go to an error page. Click the back arrow and begin the quiz.

http://www.funnelbrain.com/qz-228236-what-part-of-the-atom-has-a-negative-charge.html




NOTES:
Helpful Information (digital style)

What are amps? youtube





Electricity & Magnetism <--<--<--<--good interactive website
http://www.sciencekids.co.nz/videos/physics/magnets.html







ASSIGNMENTS


Thursday, 3/30

  1. read & discuss pages 474-486 Electric Charge and Static Charge and Electric Current and Electrical Energy
  2. word up: electric force, electric field, conduction, induction, friction, conservation of charge, static electricity, electric current, ampere (amp), voltage, resistance
  3. sr page 481 and 489

Balloons and Static Electricity
Balloons and Static Electricity


Click to Run



Introduction to electric charge:





HOMEWORK: BRING ON SHOE BOX OR OTHER SMALL BOX FOR
Friday 3/31
Videos on Electricity & Magnetism


SPRING BREAK APRIL 3-7

Monday, 4/10
  1. Intro to PBL: rubric:
  2. read & discuss pages 494-499 Electric Circuits
  3. word up: circuit, series circuit, parallel circuit, magnet, magnetic poles, magnetic force, magnetic fields
  4. Sr page 499
Circuit Construction Kit (DC Only)
Circuit Construction Kit (DC Only)

Circuit Construction Kit (DC Only)

Click to Run
Magnet and Compass
Magnet and Compass


Click to Run

Circuit Construction Kit (AC+DC), Virtual Lab
Circuit Construction Kit (AC+DC), Virtual Lab


Click to Run








Tuesday 4/11
1. Review all of the information from the past 2 lessons.


2. introduction to circuits


Use the links below to reinforce what you have read
http://www.physics4kids.com/files/elec_intro.html



Circuit Construction Kit (DC Only)
Circuit Construction Kit (DC Only)

Circuit Construction Kit (DC Only)




Wednesday 4/12

Comparing and Contrasting Series and Parallel Circuits.pdf
Comparing and Contrasting Series and Parallel Circuits.pdf

Comparing and Contrasting Series and Parallel Circuits.pdf

circuits lab1.doc
circuits lab1.doc

circuits lab1.doc


Introduction to magnetism:
lesson 3.docx
lesson 3.docx

lesson 3.docx



HOMEWORK:






Thursday 4/13
1. Electromagnet Lab
2. Review for test



Friday 4/14

test electricity & magnetism



Monday 4/17- Tuesday 4/25

REVIEW FOR EOG



Wed 4/26 - Mon 5/1

work on PBL

Mon 5/1-Fri 5/5

Supplying Energy for Our Future
http://has.concord.org/