June 1:

May 31: Reviewed homework and completed section 18.2.

May 30: Started section 18.2. Homework: worksheet entitled "The Electromagnetic Spectrum," odd-numbered problems.

May 26: Completed test.

May 25: Started test.

May 23: Reviewed homework.

May 22: Reviewed homework. Homework: review sheet for section 17.4.

May 19: Reviewed homework. Homework: "Waves" worksheet.

May 18: Finished lab. Finished section 17.3. Homework: review section 17.3.

May 17: Conducted lab on "Gravity Measurement with a Pendulum."

May 16: Reviewed homework. Introduced tomorrow's lab "Gravity Measurement with a Pendulum."

May 15: Did section 17.2. Homework: review sheets for sections 17.1 and 17.2.

May 12: Reviewed last lab and test. Covered section 17.1 on waves.

May 11: Took chapter test.

May 10: Completed review for test tomorrow.

May 9: Completed review materials for chapter 21.

May 8: Did Mr. Traini's lab on electromagnetism. Homework: complete lab activity packet, review section 21.3, and Chapter 21 test, version B.

May 5: Finished lab. Homework: review guide for section 21.2.

May 4: Working on lab.

May 3: Started lab "Studying Electromagnetic Induction."

May 2: Reviewed section 21.1 Started section 21.2. Homework: Section 21.1 review.

May 1: Completed section 21.1 guided notes. Reviewed relevant questions of Chapter 21 Test version B.

April 28: Completed magnetism activity.

April 27: Started magnetism activity.

April 21: Took chapter 20 test.

April 20: reviewed for test tomorrow on Chapter 20.

April 19: Reviewed section 20.3.

April 18: Finished section 20.3.

April 17: Started section 20.3.

April 6: Reviewed homework; started lab on "Conductors and Insulators."

April 5: Finished chapter 20.2. Homework: Ohm's Law worksheet.

April 4: Started chapter 20.2.

April 3: Reviewed section 20.1 outline.

March 31: Reviewed lab activity.

March 30: Finished homework review.

March 29: Started to review homework.

March 28: Did activities on static electricity. Homework: Coulomb's Law worksheet, practice 1 and practice 2, even problems.

March 27: Introduction to chapter 20 on electricity.

March 24: Reviewed test.

March 22: Finished test.

March 21: Reviewed for test tomorrow on chapter 16.

March 20: Reviewed lab. Test Wednesday on chapter 16.

March 14: Reviewed homework of reviews for sections 16.2 and 16.3.

March 10: Completed yesterday's lab.

March 9: Started lab on "Thermal Conduction and Surface Area."

March 8: Reviewed homework. Previewed lab "Thermal Conduction and Surface Area." HW: questions from lab intro.

March 7: Finished section 16.1. Homework: Specific Heat handout, problems 1,5,7,11,13,14

March 6: Returned tests and did two demonstrations on the thermal properties of metals.

March 2: Completed chapter 15 test. Started chapter 16 on thermal energy.

March 1: Took chapter 15 test.

February 28: Reviewed homework and reviewed for chapter test.

February 27: Homework: "Section 15.2 Energy Conversion and Conservation" problem sheet; "Section 15.3 Energy Resources" outline; and completion of Chapter 15 Test, version B.

February 24: Finished lab.

February 23: Teacher absent.

February 22: Teacher absent.

February 21: Working 0n the lab "Determining the Kinetic Energy of a Pendulum."

February 16: Finished lab. Started 15.2 on energy conversion. Homework: lab write-up, 15.2 section review, and three problems from packet.

February 15: Started lab on kinetic energy.

February 14; Reviewed homework.

February 13: Reviewed chapter 14 test and lab on levers. Homework: section 15.1 review and version B of chapter 15 test.

February 10: Reviewed homework.

February 9: Started section 15.1 on energy.

February 8: Took chapter 14 test.

February 6: Reviewed section 14.4. Chapter 14 test Wednesday.

February 3: Reviewed homework. Homework: Section 4.4 review packet. Chapter 14 test on Wednesday.

February 2: Completed lab on levers.

February 1: Started lab on levers.

January 31: Reviewed homework and labs on pulleys and inclined planes. Homework: continue working on practice chapter test.

January 30: Reviewed labs on pulleys and inclined planes. Homework: section 14.3 review.

January 21: Reviewed homework. Started section 14.3. Homework: 1-7 exercise problems in section 14.3 packet.

January 20: Finished 14.2. Homework: Section 14.2.

January 18: Took midterm.

January 17: Completed midterm review.

January 12: Started exam review.

January 11: Reviewed homework.

January 10: Homework: "Work and Power" chapter test B and section 14.1 handout.

January 4: Finished section 14.1. Homework: "Trigonometric Ratios," even problems and "Using Trigonometry to Find Lengths."

January 3: Started section 14.1 on work and power.

December 8: Did "Mystery Canisters" activity. HW: section 13.3 Buoyancy review packet and finish chapter 13 Test A .

December 7: Reviewed homework. Did "Density of Water" activity.

December 6: Reviewed homework. Do section 13.2 questions from sample chapter test.

December 5: Discussed density. HW: review for section 13.2 and packet on density.

December 2: Completed lab. Working on section 13.3.

December 1: Started section 13.3. Started Archimedes' Principle Lab.

November 30: Reviewed homework.

November 29: Started section 13.2. HW: review packet for 13.1 and questions from chapter test version A that pertain to section 13.1.

November 28: Did tire pressure activity outside.

November 22: Reviewed homework problems and previewed the lab on tire pressure.

November 21: reviewed lab and chapter 12 test. HW: Pressure Problems

November 18: Demonstrations of air pressure.

November 17: Started chapter 13 on fluid pressure.

November 16: Took chapter 12 test.

November 15: Reviewed homework and for chapter 12 test tomorrow.

November 14: Did calculations from centripetal force lab. HW: review sheet for universal gravitation and centripetal force. Chapter 12 test moved to Wednesday.

November 11: Doing calculations for centripetal force lab.

November 10: Working on centripetal force lab.

November 9: Reviewed homework and started lab on centripetal force.

November 8: Reviewed homework. Went over centripetal force. HW: worksheet on centripetal force. Test on chapter 12 on Tuesday, Nov. 15.

November 7: Completed worksheet on universal gravitation.

November 4: Reviewed worksheet on universal gravitation.

November 3: Finished watching videos on the four universal forces. HW: worksheet on universal gravitation.

November 2: Reviewed chapter 12 practice test. Watched videos on the strong nuclear force.

November 1: Reviewed section 12.3 and started section 12.4. HW: update chapter 12 review packet.

October 28: Working on momentum lab.

October 27: Working on momentum lab.

October 26: Started labs on momentum.

October 25: Reviewed homework.

October 24: Completed section 12.3. HW: practice chapter test, "Calculating Momentum" and "Momentum Worksheet" worksheets.

October 18: Reviewed worksheet for 12.2.

October 17: : Completed lab. HW: outline for section 12.2 Newton's First and Second Laws of Motion.

October 14: Started lab on Constant Mass, Increasing Acceleration

October 13: Reviewed homework. Started lab on Constant Acceleration, Increasing Mass.

October 11: Finished section 12.2. HW: handout on section 12.2, five exercises.

October 10: Started section 12.2 on Newton's Second Law.

October 7: Reviewed lab. HW: lab write-up.

October 6: Went to Preston Wood Country Club to drop parachutes.

October 5: Constructing parachutes.

October 4: Constructing parachutes.

October 3: Completed section 12.1. Introduced parachute lab.

September 30: Quiz on projectile motion.

September 29: Completed projectile motion lab. Quiz tomorrow on free fall.

September 28: Started projectile motion lab.

September 27: Intro to projectile motion. HW: two problems in Projectile Motion packet.

September 26: Reviewed homework.

September 23: Free fall equations. HW: three distance problems from packet.

September 22: Finished friction lab. HW: complete lab questions and calculations.

September 21: Took quiz and resumed lab on friction.

September 20: Started lab on friction.

September 19: Finished review of vectors. Working on section 12.1 packet. Quiz Wednesday on vectors.

September 16: Reviewed homework.

September 15: Working on 12.1. HW: the worksheets "Vectors", "Components of Vectors," and "Force Vectors."

September 14: Reviewed test. HW: corrections problems from page 351.

September 13: Took chapter test.

September 12: Finished review for chapter 11 test.

September 9: Reviewed lab and started to review for chapter test on Tuesday.

September 8: Completed lab on acceleration. Reviewed homework.

September 7: Started lab on acceleration. HW: "Selection 11.3 Acceleration" worksheet.

September 1: Working on 11.3, on acceleration.

August 31: Started and completed 11.3 on acceleration. HW: "Distance vs Time" graph and page 346, problems 1-4.

August 30: Did "Measuring Average Speed" activity.

August 29: Finished section 11.2. HW: Graph from 11.2 packet.

August 25: Finished 11.1 and started 11.2. HW: Speed and Velocity Worksheet.

August 24: Students started 11.1.