S8CS6. Students will communicate scientific ideas and activities clearly.
c. Organize scientific information in appropriate tables, charts, and graphs, and identify
relationships they reveal.
SCSh4. Students will use tools and instruments for observing, measuring, and manipulating
scientific equipment and materials.
a. Develop and use systematic procedures for recording and organizing information.
b. Use technology to produce tables and graphs.


HELPFUL LINKS AND TUTORIALS
http://www.gcsescience.com/pfm7.htm
NOTES:


This is not a problem based learning unit

ASSESSMENT: 1/24 & 1/27


ASSIGNMENTS



TUESDAY 1/24
1. Students took an exemption assessment over graphing motion (position/time & velocity/time)
Those scoring 90% or above are proficient and should complete the following: (by Friday 1/27)
  • read and take notes on pages 158-164 (Newton's Laws of Motion)
  • SR page 165
  • note where on their coaster each of the 3 laws applied
Those scoring below 90% wil:
  • complete he above task as homework by Friday 1/27
  • complete the lesson below and those for the remainder of the week
2. watch tutorial on position(distance)/time graphs






ANSWER KEY FOR handout above
NOTES:




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HOMEWORK: complete by Friday 1/27
FOR THOSE WHO SCORED BELOW 90% ON THE GRAPHING QUIZ
  • read pages 158-164 about Newton;s 3 laws of motion and completing the section review on page 165
  • note where on their roller coaster each of the laws was applied




WEDNESDAY JANUARY 25TH...CAREER DAY....NO CLASSES


Thursday Jan 26



:

  1. Check & review acceleration graphs from previous day (remediate as needed)
  2. Formative assessment iRespond:
  3. Utilize practice tools for students scoring less than 100%

Discuss variable rates using these websites:
http://www.webassign.net/serway/af/AF_0202.swf
http://www.physicsclassroom.com/mmedia/kinema/fs.cfm
http://www.physicsclassroom.com/morehelp/graphpra/graphs.cfm
HW: Study for graphing quiz on Friday
REVIEW: graphing practice worksheets :

ANSWER KEY:



Friday 1/27
requiz over motion graphs
Position and Velocity Graph Requiz HS 2016.doc
Position and Velocity Graph Requiz HS 2016.doc