Physical Science Old Lesson Plans 2015-2016

Physical Science

5/23-5/27/2016 Space, Electricity, End of the year exam.

Mon: Space & Electricity Topics, Review for SCA

Tues/Wed SCA

Thurs: Sleep in and play.

Fri: Weed the gardern and mow the yard.

 

5/16-5/20/2016 Electricity

Mon: Chapter 17 Electricity Topics

Tues: Chapter 17 Electricity Topics

Wed/Thurs: Universe

Fri: Chapter 17 Electricity Topics

 

5/9-5/13/2016 Finish Chapter 16 Light

Mon: Chapter 16 review and Formative Test.

Tues: Chapter 16 review, Electromagnetic waves.

Wed/Thurs: Chapter 16 Summative Test.

Fri: Chapter 17 Electricity

 

5/2-5/6/2016 Chapter 16 Light

Mon: Waves and particles, characteristics of light, Electromagnetic spectrum.

Tues: Reflections and color,

Wed/Thurs: Chapter 16 Light interactions, refraction, lenses and prisms

Fri: Chapter 16 review and Formative Test.

 

4/25-4/29/2016 Finish Chapter 15 Waves

Mon: Characteristics of waves, wave properties, wave speed, doppler effect demonstrations

Tues: Chapter 15 formative Test and corrections.

Wed/Thurs: Chapter 15 Wave interactions, Reflection, refraction, and reflection, interference.

Fri: Chapter 15 Summative Test.

 

4/18-4/22/2016

Mon: State Testing

Tues:   State Testing

Wed: State Testing

Thurs: Periodic motions Special topic: Zoetropes

Fri: Periodic motions Special topic: Zoetropes

4/11-4/15/2016

Mon: Chapter 15 Waves Introductions.

Tues: Waves Demonstrations.

Wed/Thurs: Waves parts and Wave length and relationships.

Fri: No School

4/3-4/8/2016

Finish Chapter 14

Mon: Ch 14 Specific heat, Temperature, and energy, temperature scales, energy transfer.

Tues: Chapter 14 Formative test and corrections.

Wed: Chapter 14 Review

Thurs: Chapter 14 Summative Test.

Fri: Wave introductions.

 

3/28-4/1/2016 Chapter 14 Heat and Energy.

Mon: Temperature, and energy, temperature scales, energy transfer.

Tues: Methods of energy transfer, conductors and insulators.

Wed/Thurs: Specific heat, Specific heat calculations.

Fri: Laws of thermodynamics and heat engines.

 

3/14-3/18/2016 Finish 3rd Quarter,

Mon: Finish Simple machine lab.

Tues: Study For SCA .

Wed/Thurs: SCA.

Fri: Simple Machine Play--Mousetrap.

 

3/7-3/11/2016 Finish Chapter 13 Work and Energy.

Mon: Finish Simple machine lab.

Tues: Ch 13 Formative Test and corrections.

Wed/Thurs: Ch 13 Review Work and energy: Work, power, mechanical advantage.

Fri: Chapter 13 Summative Test.

 

2/29-3/4/2016 Chapter 13 Work and Energy.

Mon: Chapter 12 Grading and corrections.

Tues: Ch 13.1 Work and energy Introduction, types of simple machines.

Wed/Thurs: Ch 13.1 Work and energy: Work, power, mechanical advantage exercise.

Fri: Chapter 13.2, Simple machines, lever and inclined plane family.

 

2/22-2/26/2016  Finish Ch. 12 Forces Start Chapter 13 Work and Energy.

Mon: Chapter 12 Formative Test and Corrections.

Tues: Chapter 12, Ch 13 Work and energy Introduction

Wed: Ch 13 Work and energy Work power mechanical advantage, Chaper 12: Final Review

Thurs: Chapter 12 Summative Test

Fri: Chapter 13, Simple machines.

 

2/15-2/19/2016  Finish Ch. 12 Forces

Mon: No School

Tues: Chaper 12: Free Fall, Graphing Projectile Motion.

Wed/Thurs: Ch. 12: Newton’s Third law, Action and Reaction Pairs, Conservation of Momentum, Nerf projectile motion.

Fri: Chapter 12 Formative Test and Corrections.

 

2/8-2/12/2016  Finish Ch. 12 Forces

Mon: Ch. 12 Gravity, Weight and mass, universal gravitation equation.

Tues: Chaper 12: Free Fall, Graphing Projectile Motion. (Snow Day)

Wed: Ch. 12:Newton’s Third law, Action and Reaction Pairs, Conservation of Momentum. (Snow Day)

Thurs: Chapter 12 Formative Test and Corrections. (Snow Day)

Fri: No School

 

2/1-2/5/2016  Finish Chapter 11 Motion and Force Start Ch. 12 Forces

Mon: Ch 11 Complete Review.

Tues: Chaper 11 Summative Test

Wed/Thurs: Chapter 12 Forces, Newton's First and second Laws, demos and exercises.

Fri: Ch. 12 Gravity, Weight and mass, universal gravitation equation.

 

1/25-1/29/2016  Chapter 11 Motion, Ch. 11.3: Finish Motion and Force

Mon: Ch 11.3 Motion and Force Problems.

Tues: Chaper 11 Formative Test and corrections, Chapter 11 Review

Wed/Thurs: Acceleration word problem work, Motion and force exercises.

Fri: Chapter 11 Summative Test Acceleration Problem Due.

 

1/18-1/22/2016  Chapter 11 Motion

Ch. 11.2 finish, 11.3: Motion and Force

Mon: MLKing Day

Tues: Finish up Acceleration Lab, Discuss Acceleration Word problems.

Wed/Thurs: Motion and force exercises, Acceleration word problem work.

Fri: Chaper 11 Formative Test and corrections, Acceleration Lab Due.

Ch. 11 Test on Monday

 

1/11-1/15/2016  Chapter 11 Motion

Ch. 11.2
Acceleration, Calculating acceleration, Graphing acceleration.

Mon: Ch 11.2 Graphs of accelerated motion vs constant motion check, Writing acceleration problem, Acceleration and motion, centripetal acceleration, calculating acceleration.

Tues: Calculating acceleration from rest, Acceleration Graphing Demonstrations.

Wed/Thurs: Acceleration Lab.

Fri: Acceleration Lab due, Acceleration problem check.

 

1/4-1/8/2016  Chapter 11 Motion

Ch. 11.1
Observing Motion, Speed and Velocity, Calculating Speed, Graphing motion

Mon: Ch 11.1 Measuring Motion, Frames of Reference, Distance, Displacement

Tues: Calculating speed and velocity, Instantaneous and average speed and velocity.

Wed/Thurs: Graphing Motion exercises

Fri: Speed and Velocity exercises, 11.2 Acceleration

 

12/14-12/18/2015

Ch. 7 and 10 Topics

Mon: Ch 7 Chemical Reactions, endothermic and exothermic reactions

Tues: Ch 10 Radioactive decay, fission and fusion.

Wed/Thurs: SCA

Fri: Make Ups and Retests

12/7-12/11/2015

Ch. 6 Continued--Read the chapter.

Mon: Ch 6 Formative Quiz Review continued, Ch 6.3 Naming conventions of chemical compounds.

Tues: Ch 6.1, 6.2, 6.3 review continued, Compounds and Molecules, Ionic and Covalent Bonds, Compound names and Formulas

Wed/Thurs: Summative Test over Chapter 6, continue on Chapter 7.1, 7.2. Nature of chemical reactions, Chemical equations, Solving Chemical reactions, Types of reactions and balancing reactions continued.

Fri: Ch 10, Radioactive decay, Half life exercise

 

11/30-12/4/2015

Ch. 6 Continued--Read the chapter.

Mon: No School

Tues: Ch 6.1-6.2 Continued Predicting products, Ch 6.2 Ionic and Covalent Bonds, Types of reactions, Combining elements continued, Balancing reactions

Wed/Thurs: More work with Ball and Stick models, Solving Chemical reactions, Types of reactions and balancing reactions continued.

Fri: Formative Quiz over Chapter 6 and corrections.

 

11/23-11/24/2015

Finishing Chapter 5, Starting Ch. 6

Mon: Ch 5 Summative Test, finishing Hunting the Elements video.

Tues: Ch 6.1-6.2 Combining elements, Chemical equations, Reactants and products, Molecules and network solids. Work with Ball and Stick models.

 

11/16-11/20/2015

Mon: Ch 5.2 Families in the periodic table

Tues: Ch 5.2-5.3 More Periodic Table exploration, Valence electrons on the periodic table.

Wed/Thurs: Investigating Properties of metals and non-metals. More explorations of the periodic table.

Fri: Combining elements, Chemical equations, reactants and products.

 

11/9-11/13/2015

Mon: Chapter 4 Summative test (Read Chapter). Conservation of Mass Video.

Tues: Ch 5 Intro, Periodic Table exploration

Wed: Veteran's Day No School

Thurs: Periodic Table Exercise-Mendeleev’s cards, Periodic Law

Fri: Chemical properties on the Periodic Table--Video demonstrations

11/2-11/6/2015

Mon: Ch 4.2 Molar amounts lab exercise finish, Finish atom basic exercise.

Tues: Ch 4.3 Modern atomic models, Valence electrons, Electron cofiguration.

Wed/Thurs: Spectrum of gases and elements, Formative Test ch. 4 and corrections.

Fri: Chapter 4 Summative test (Read Chapter).

10/26-10/30/2015

Mon: Ch 4 Early scientists and atomic theory, Atom drawing--Atom Basics exercise.

Tues: Ch 4, Finish atom basic exercise. Mole problems and mole lab preparation.

Wed/Thurs: Molar amounts lab exercise.

Fri: No School Parent/Teacher Conferences

10/19-10/23/2015

Mon: Chapter 4 The atom introduction

Tues: Ch 4, atoms, Motion Dymamic Pretest, Atom Video.

Wed/Thurs: The Atom Video Finish and Moles.

Fri: Moles, molar mass and mole calculations.

10/12-10/16/2015

Mon: Ch 3.2, Changes of state and Energy, Conservation of mass and energy, Changes of state lab exercise due.

Tues: Ch 3.1-3.2, Demonstrations, Formative Test and Corrections.

Wed/Thurs: SCA Review, Chapters 1, 2, 3.

Fri: Short Cycle Assessment.

10/5-10/9/2015

Mon: Ch 3.1, Matter and Energy

Tues: Ch 3.1, Kinetic Energy

Wed/Thurs: Ch 3.1, phase change of water graphing exercise.

Fri: Ch 3.1, States of matter and the role of energy

9/28-10/2/2015

Mon: Dry Separation Lab Review and Due, Chapter 2.3 Thermal expansion

Tues: Chapter 2.3 topic Review, Formative Test and Corrections.

Wed/Thurs: Chapter 2 topic review for test, Demonstrations of matter properties, Chapter 3 introduction, Matter and energy.

Fri: Chapter 2 Summative test

9/20-9/25/2015

Mon: Chapter 2.2 Matter physical and chemical properties.

Tues: Chapter 2 Topics, More on physical and chemical properties .

Wed/Thurs: Dry separation lab exercise using properties of matter.

Fri: PD Day

9/14-9/18/2015

Mon: Chapter 1 topics and Test corrections.

Tues: Chapter 2.1 The nature of matter.

Wed/Thurs: Chapter 2 Classifaction of Matter.

Fri: Make up Science Math Test Summative. 

 

9/7-9/11/2015

Mon: Labor day.

Tues: Chapter 1 Topics.

Wed/Thurs: Chapter 1 Practice Test and corrections.

Fri: Chapter 1 Summative Test. 

8/31-9/4/2015

Mon: Calculating Density, Using the presision of our measuring tools.

Tues: Science Mathematics, Significant figures calculations, graphing exercise begin.

Wed/Thurs: Graphing exercise completion, Science math review.

Fri: Graphing exercise Due, Math in Science Test.