• Week of May 29th, 2018

    Posted by Amy Soffa on 5/18/2018

    Tuesday -

    Station Lab

    1) Electric Circuits lab (series circuit only). Complete page 14 in your packet.

    2) Discovery Ed. Simulation. Understand the difference between parallel and series circuit.

    3) Complete pages 20-23 in packet

    Wednesday -

    Complete Station lab.

     -Complete the “L” of the KWL chart and complete the “after” of the anticipation guide.    Hand in packet to Mrs. Jassman. Worth 20 points.

       Begin Simple Machines: Use PPT’s (On Google Classroom) to help you label handouts.

    Thursday -

    Continue using the Simple Machines PPT’s to complete the handouts.

    Move onto the 3 Simulations: Levers, Pulleys and Wheel and Axle.

    Friday -

    Complete the simulations on G.C. 

    Complete the 2 posts on mechanical Advantage on Google Classroom.

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  • Week of May 21st, 2018

    Posted by Amy Soffa on 5/18/2018

    Monday -

    Energy Transformation concept Map

    Begin Poster Project

    Tuesday -

    Complete your posters, then Begin the next step to the project.

    Wednesday -

    Present Posters

    Begin Newton's Seatbelt Essay rough draft

    Thursday -

    Complete final draft of Essay.

    Friday -

    Begin Energy Transformation and Electrical Circuits packet.

    KWL, Anticipation Guide, and background Information

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  • Week of April 9th: Notebook check for Physics

    Posted by Amy Soffa on 4/10/2018

    Vocab in Verbal Visual Format (26 words) = 13 points

    Cornell notes: Motion (Frame of REference). Velocity and Acceleration = 6 points

    Acceleration word problems (problems 1, 2, 3, 6, 7, 8, and 10) = 3 points

    Speed/Distance/Time Problems = 3 points

    Hot wheels lab = 5 points

    Graphic Organizer Contrasting and Comparing Speed and Velocity = 2 points

    Newton's Laws PPT Notes = 5 points

    Gravity handout = 2 points

    Newton's Laws Handouts = 2 points

    Newton's Laws Bubble Concept Map = 2 points

    Newton's Webquest = 10 points

    Balanced / Unbalanced Handout = 2 points

    Calculating Net Forces = 3 points

     

    Total = 58 points

     

    Don't forget to finish the Station Lab for a 10 point grade. 

     

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  • Week of April 16th, 2018

    Posted by Amy Soffa on 3/26/2018

    Monday - 

    CK-12 Article on Kinetic and Potential Energy. Answer questions.

    Simulation

     

    Tuesday - 

    Golf club Lab

    Begin Handout using PPT

     

    Wednesday -

    Finish Handout.

    Make a Roller Coaster!

     

    Thursday - April 19th (Track 2)

     

    Friday - April 20th (Track 2)

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  • Week of April 9th, 2018

    Posted by Amy Soffa on 3/12/2018

    Monday - Balanced and Unbalanced Forces Article / Calculating Net Forces Worksheet.

    Tuesday - Graphing Packet - Begin Graphing handouts if time...

    Wednesday - Complete Graphing handouts and hand in. 

    Thursday - Journey to the Bus!

    Friday - Creating Graphs using Scenarios

     

    Vocab: 

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  • Week of April 2nd, 2018

    Posted by Amy Soffa on 3/12/2018

    Monday - Human Body Test Corrections due today!!!  

    Begin Newton’s 3 Laws

    Forces Article - Read Aloud

    Newton’s Laws PPT

    Article on Gravity : answer the questions

    Tuesday - Newton Webquest

    Wednesday - Newton's Laws handouts. Create a Concept Map on the 3 Laws.

    Thursday - Station lab

    Friday - Work recovery

     

    Vocab: 16. Electromagnetic energy transfer 17. machine 18. lever 19. fulcrum  20.  pulley 21. wheel and axle 22. inclined plane 

    1. compound machine 24. simple machine 25. ideal mechanical advantage 26. actual mechanical advantage

       

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  • Week of March 26th, 2018

    Posted by Amy Soffa on 3/12/2018

    Monday - Acceleration Article and Handout. Begin Acceleration Problems...

    Tuesday - Speed/Distance/Time problems

      Acceleration problems completed

    Wednesday - Hot wheels Lab – glue lab in notebook

     Compare and Contrast Graphic Organizer for Speed and Velocity

    Thursday - Magnet Article   EARLY RELEASE

    Friday -  NO SCHOOL TODAY

     

    Vocab: 7. inertia  8. velocity  9. motion    10. mechanical energy 11. potential energy. 12. kinetic energy    

     13. thermal energy transfer, 14. mechanical energy transfer 15. electrical energy transfer.     

         

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  • Week of March 19th, 2018

    Posted by Amy Soffa on 3/5/2018

    Monday - Hand in Brochures. Human Body System Exam Review.

    Tuesday - Human Body Exam

    Wednesday - Physics - Investigating Motion Lab!!

    Thursday - Article on Motion - Handout

    Article on Velocity - handout

    Friday - Panel of Experts for Human Body System Exam. Work on Corrections during class. Hand in by Monday, April 2nd to Ms. Jassman.

     

     

    Vocab:  1. force   2. reference point  3. speed    4. unbalanced force 5. balanced force 6. friction        

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  • Week of March 12th, 2018

    Posted by Amy Soffa on 2/26/2018

    Monday - 

    Reproductive system PPT and handout

    Tuesday - Friday - Brochure Project with Ms. Myers in the Learning Commons

     

    NO VOCABULARY!

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  • Week of March 5th, 2018. Both Tracks in...

    Posted by Amy Soffa on 2/19/2018

    Monday - 

    Begin Digestive System:

      Getting to Know Digestion Article

       Coloring Handout

    Tuesday - 

    Peristalsis Lab

        Bill Nye Video with handout

    Wednesday - 

    Digestive System

      PPT with guided notes 

    Thursday - 

    Macronutrient lab

    Friday -

    Digestive System Quiz

    Reproductive System Video

    Vocab: 39. menstrual cycle 40. menstruation 41. ovary  42. ovulation  43. uterus  44. sperm  45. testes  46. testosterone 47. fertilization     

     

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