Welcome to Physical Science 2014-15


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UNIT 6 - Earth and Space started 5/6/15 to current


•FINAL STUDY GUIDE:



LAST DAY TO TURN IN UNIT 6 WORK: FRIDAY JUNE 5th. Including extra credit.

•HOMEWORK: due 6/2/15. Read p. 450-461

Answer #1-7 on p. 455 and #2-7 on p. 461.

Notes on Origins: Earth is Born in comp books:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NoReJQ-rJYo

Graphing Activity for H-R diagram:

Online Star Activity and H-R diagram (for you to fill):
http://aspire.cosmic-ray.org/Labs/StarLife/starlife_main.html





REMINDER HW due MONDAY 5/18/15: Read pages 688-698; Q #1-3 on p. 693 and 1-9 on p. 698.

And read pages 699-702; Q #1-14 on p. 703.

EXTRA CREDIT (watch video and answer Q below): VIDEO "How the Universe Works: Alien Galaxies"

•Part 1, 2 and 3 - watch all 3!:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=88W1USBii78
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H3iRxjNiFEI
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AaDvufhuNZg

EXTRA CREDIT - Questions:



VIDEO "Origins: Back to the Beginning"

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IV_79XEhKNA
Questions:



•Big Bang Jigsaw
Step 1. Look at your part of the timeline
Step 2. Read your article
Step 3. Take notes
Step 4. Figure out your 3-4 min presentation

PBS Timeline of the UNIVERSE

1.Big Bang

2.Universe Shaped

3.Basic Elements

4.Radiation Era

5.Matter Domination Era

6.Stars and Galaxies Form

7.Birth of the Sun

8.Future? Last 6 pics in link http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/origins/univ-nf.html




ARTICLES:

1.Big Bang Theory-> theory

2.Big Bang Theory-> concepts

3.Big Bang Tests -> Elements

4.Big Bang Tests -> Cosmic Microwaves

5.Big Bang Tests-> Expansion

6.Beyond Big Bang -> Structures

7.Related Topics -> First Objects

8.Most recent evidence


HOMEWORK – Read pages 708-715 answer #3-8 on page 717.

Read pages725-730 answer #1-10 on page 731.

due Monday 5/11/15

UNIT 5 - Electricity, Magnetism and Waves - started 3/23 to 5/5/15



•Unit 5 Test Tuesday 5/5/15
Study Guide

UNIT 5 ENDS THIS FRIDAY: all missing work from Unit 5 only accepted through Friday 5/1/15!
Homework: Read pages 632-637. Answer #1-5, 9-11 on page 637. Due Thursday 4/30/15
HOMEWORK due FRIDAY: Read pages 620-627. Q # 1-5, 7-13 on page 627.

EM Waves Lab:

Slinky + PHET Worksheet


HOMEWORK: Read pages 613-618. Answer #1,3,4,7,8,9 on page 619. Due Friday 4/17/15
Quiz on Electricity and Magnetism Friday April 3 - Study Guide
HOMEWORK: Read pages 613-618. Answer COMP BOOKS will be graded this week. Specifically the "S.A. vs Time for Reaction" lab using alka seltzer. Worth 30 points. (lab completed in February)

PHET - electricity simulations


Homework: Read pages 382-388. Answer questions 1-8 on page 388.
Absolute Zero Questions (video at:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y2jSv8PDDwA )




UNIT 4 - Properties of Matter - dates 2/2/15 to 3/20/15



Sludge due MONDAY 3/23/15 - start of class.
Sludge Matrix and Data Table


Sludge Rubric (points)

Conclusion Template (use as a guide only)


HW: Read pages 178-182, #1-5 p. 183.

Read pages 190-194, #1-6 p. 195.

Read pages 534, 536, 538-539, #1-5 p. 545.DUE MONDAY 3/2/15



•QUIZ Friday 2/20/15 - Study Guide:





HOMEWORK due Wednesday 2/18/15
  • Read pages 348-350 and answer # 1-5 on page 353.
  • Read pages 354-358 and answer #1,3,5,6,8,9 on page 359.

•In comp books, Endothermic/Exothermic Q/A - find info in ppt above.
In comp books, "Temp vs Rate of Reaction" complete the data table and conclusion - find this info in ppt above.

In comp books, "Exposed S.A. vs Rate of Reaction" - whole lab write-up...see points below in "Alka Seltzer Lab"


HOMEWORK: Read pages 323-329 and 364-372. Answer #1-5 on p. 329 and #9-14 on p. 372. Due Friday Feb 6, 2015.

Hunting the Elements Q


SIMULATION of rates of chemical reactions:
http://mw.concord.org/nextgen/#interactives/chemistry/chemical-reactions/what-chemical-reaction


Unit 3 - Matter - dates 12/8 to 1/23/15



Unit 3 Test - given during finals block for your period:
Per 1 and 2 Tuesday Jan 27
Per 3 and 4 Wednesday Jan 28
Per 5 and 6 Thursday Jan 29
Study Guide:


COMP BOOKS due for Unit 3 on day of test


Rearranging Atoms in Chemical Reactions Text

Covalent and Ionic Bonding WS - due Jan 15





HOMEWORK: Read pages 308-317. And read pages 334-338. Answer #1-8 on page 314 and #1-5 on page 342. Due Thursday 1/15/15.

QUIZ - atomic structure and periodic table - January 9th.
Study Guide

Coloring Periodic Table Trends - due Friday 1/9/15





HOMEWORK: read pages 291-296 and answer #1-7 on page 296 AND complete Atomic Structure Worksheet - handed out in class.

NOVA - Hunting the Elements Movie Questions





HOMEWORK: due December 11


Daily power point slides HERE!!

Energy Unit - dates 11/18 to 12/5




QUIZ on Energy Unit on Monday Dec 8th!!
JEOPARDY - to help you study!
(as an animated powerpoint)


(as a PDF)



Movie: Einstein's Big Idea

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YgpD4XZP0uM
Movie



Homework due Thursday 11/20/14: Read pages 155-164, and 170. Answer #1, 3,4,5 on p. 166 and 5,7,9,11 on page 170.


Daily power point slides HERE!!
UNIT 2 - Physics of Force and Motion - dates 10/6 to 11/17



Unit 2 Map (Self-assessment Pre and Post Tests)





UNIT 2 TEST on FRIDAY and MONDAY (11/14 and 11/17)
Study Guides:



COMP BOOKS DUE FRIDAY 11/14


HOMEWORK – read pages 125-138.

On page 129, answer #3,4a,b,c

On page 135, answer # 3,4,6,7,8

On page 143, answer # 2,3,6a

DUE THURSDAY November 13

HOMEWORK - read pages 97-104 and answer #1,2,4,6-8 on page 106.
Read pages 107,109,112,114-119 and answer page 119
JEOPARDY to study for Quiz -

HOMEWORK: read pages 86-93 and answer #1-11 on page 93. Due Thursday 10/23/14.

Speed Practice WS - due Monday 10/14/14


HOMEWORK – Vocab and Questions due Thursday 10/9/14

HOMEWORK - Re-read pages 76-85. Answer all questions #1-10 on page 80. And, #1-4 on page 85. Due Thursday 10/9/14






Daily power point slides HERE!!

UNIT 1 - Safety, Inquiry and Application/Engineering



TEST on UNIT 1 - Thursday 10/2/14
Study Guide and Comp Books will also be collected.




Application Practice: "Garden Soil Scenario" due for peer grading 9/22/14




Lab: Calcium Chloride vs Temp of Water (all in comp books)
Graph due 9/18/14
Conclusion due for peer grading 9/19/14



HOMEWORK: Read pages 5-10 and 17-22 and 34-38. Answer Q 1,2,5, 9 on page 11. Answer Q 1,2,3 on page 23. Answer Q 2,3,4,5 on page 39. Due Thursday 9/18/14.

GIARDIA GRAPH - due Monday 9/15/14


Safety Contract - signatures due 9/10/14


Safety Cartoon - match to science rules #1-53 violated
http://expedioscientiam.net/school/resources/what_not_to_do_600.pdf



Syllabus - due with parent signature Monday, September 8, 2014