Mechanics

Good information and manipulatives on Vectors

vector intro

Nice site with information about vector addition from a physicist's point of view

more on vectors


Make vectors on graph paper and find thier resultants
vector addition interactice

Great depiction of acceleration as a vector on a hot wheels track

Hot wheels track vectors

Standard/Goal
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday

December 19
Projectile motion Exercises
December 20
Projectile
concepts
Vector Resolution
December 21
Projectile motion concepts
Vector Resolution
December 22
Projectile motion applied concepts
Confederate rocket
Winter Holiday

Winter Holiday
Winter Holiday
Winter Holiday
Winter Holiday
Winter Holiday

New Year's Day
Holiday
January 3
Work on Exercises and Questions for Chapter 5
January 4

January 5
Projectiles cont.
January 6

How projectiles changed war.

January 9

Complete video on how projectiles changed war.
Begin physics game evaluations.
January 10


Making stuff Smaller.
January 11
Complete Making Stuff Smaller

Introduction to Projectiles lab.
We will be using experimental models and technology to model real systems and predict outcomes.

Open the worksheet below - if you wish you may save as (to your h: drive) and print it out

January 12

Last day to hand in Chapter concepts and exercises.

Explore possiblities in Projectiles Lab.

University of Colorodo's PHet lab
January 13

Projectiles Lab: Complete your spreadsheet and begin to graph in excel.

Martin Luther
King Holiday
January 17
January 18
January 19
END OF SECOND MARKING PERIOD
January 20

January 23

Grade study guides.

Projectile Motion Review for test Tomorrow.
Ninth Grade
Orientation
(No School
For CCTI
Students)
January 25

Review Chapter concepts, Exercises.

Complete study guide.

Hand in Projectiles Lab.
Projectile Motion Review for test Tomorrow.
January 26

Projectile Motion Exam.
January 27

Sub Day -
Watch The Greatest Discoveries in Physics with Bill Nye
Note: This link is to the first part of the video on youtube.There are 5 parts.

January 31

Watch The Greatest Discoveries in Physics with Bill Nye Note: This link is to the first part of the video on youtube.There are 5 parts.
February 1

Watch The Greatest Discoveries in Physics with Bill Nye Note: This link is to the first part of the video on youtube.There are 5 parts.
February 2

Watch The Greatest Discoveries in Physics with Bill Nye Note: This link is to the first part of the video on youtube.There are 5 parts.

Review Chapter 5 Exam.
Chapter 6 Quick Overview
February 3

Chapter 6; sections 6.1-6.3
February 4

Chapter 6; 6.4-6.5

Pressure activity

February 6
Chapter 6
Finish sections 6.6 and 6.7

Air Resistance and Falling Objects activity

Homework: Complete Concepts and Exercises
February 7
Chapter 6 Concepts and Exercises due.

Review in class.
February 8
Chapter 6 Study Guide

Complete in pairs, discuss difficult questions as a whole group.
February 9
Review Chapter 6 Study Guide
February 10
Chapter 6 Test

February 13
Review Chapter 6 Test
February 14
Chapter 7 Action-Reaction Quick Overview and demonstrations
February 15
Chapter 7; sections 7.1-7.3
February 16
Chapter 7; Sections 7.4-7.7
Presidents'
Holiday

Presidents'
Holiday
February 21
Chapter 7
Finish sections 7.6 and 7.7 if necessary.

Complete Concepts and Exercises
February 22
Chapter 7 Concepts and Exercises due.

Review in class.
February 23
Chapter 7 Study Guide

Complete in pairs, discuss difficult questions as a whole group
February 24
Review Chapter 7 Study Guide

February 27
Chapter 7 Exam
February 28
Kites Project - Newton's Second, Third and Bernoulli
February 29
March 1
Trade Show
March 2