Weekly Calendar for AP Physics

Fifth 6 Weeks ........______.........................Content______________________________

Week 1
February 20-24
Day 1
Hydrogen Project Due. PP on Fundamental forces due 3/22-23.
Day 2
TAKS - ELA
HW: Elelctric "House" due Friday 3/31

Day 3 - 4

Let's play with Magnetic Field Lines, FE, and B
Day 5
Individual Assessment on Hydrogen Atom Project
HW: Build an motor due Tuesday 2/28 [Remember "He who runs the longest sets the standard!"]
Week 2
February 27 - March 3
Day 1
Introduction to Vibrations and Waves: Hewitt Video
HW: Read chapter 25 - 26 and begin to prepare rough draft of Findamental Forces PP(due 3/10)
Day 2
Wave Properties: SHM - Period, frequency, wave types, and interference
Day 3 - 4
Simple Pendulum Lab (Individual Assmnt on Thursday 3/9)
Day 5
Pendulum Lab Day 2
HW: Palm Pipe Project dueWed/Thurs, 4/5-6
Week 3
March 6 - 10
Day 1
Collaborate Re: Pendulum Lab Report
HW: UT TRACK due 3/29-30
Day 2
Individual Assment on Pendulum Lab
Day 3 - 4
Lab: What is Resonance and Why is it Important? (Indiv Assmnt Mon. 3/20 & Lab due Tues. 3/21)
Due: Pendulum Lab Report Thursday
HW: Natural Frequency and Resonance
 
Day 5
Collaborate Re: Resonance Lab Report.
DUE: Rough Draft for Fundamental Forces PP HW: Enjoy Spring Break! ............................
end of 3-weeks
 
Spring Break
Week 4
March 20 - 24
Day 1
Indiv Assment: Resonance Lab
HW: Work on Fundamental Forces PP Presentation
Day 2
2110 Computer Lab: Day 1
Due: Resonance Lab Report
Day 3 - 4
2110 Computer Lab: Day 2 - Fundamental Forces FG & FEM PP slides (due Thurs.)
HW: Review for test tomorrow
Day 5
Exam: Ch 25-26
HW: UTHWS #8 Reflection, Refraction,& Snell's Law) .due 4/10 @ 7am................................................................
Week 5
 March 27 - 31
Day 1
Introduction toEM Waves, Polarization and Reflection - Plane and Spherical Mirrors
Day 2
Refraction: Index of Refraction and Snell's Law
Day 3 - 4
1902 Computer Lab:Finish UT TRACK
HW: Geometric Optics....
Day 5
Problem Solving with Ray Diagrams
Electric "House" rescheduled for 4/12-13
HW: UTHWS #9 (Images & Mirrors) due 4/25 @ 7am
Week 6
April 3 - 7
Day 1
Introduction to Thin Lenses
Day 2
Problem Solving
Day 3-4
Palm Pipes: Play Me a Song!
Day 5
Light and Optics / Internal Reflection and Critical Angle Day 1 .......................end of 6-weeks