Weekly Calendar for Physics I

Fifth 6 Weeks _(Revised 3/6/06) _______Content______________________________

Week 1
February 20 - 24
Day 1
Introduction to 5th 6-weeks
Day 2
TAKS - ELA

Day 3 - 4

Let's play with Magnetic Field Lines, FE, and B
Day 5
Introduction to Motors 
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 rough draft of Fundamental Forces due 3/10.
Day 2
SHM - Period, frequency, wave types, and interference
Day 3 - 4
Simple Pendulum Lab
Day 5
Finish Simple Pendulum Lab
HW: Palm Pipe Project due Wed/Thurs 4/5
Week 3
March 6 - 10
Day 1
Collaborate Re: Pendulum Lab Report
HW: UT TRACK due 3/29
Day 2
Individual Assessment: 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 Thursday
HW: Natural Frequency and Resonance
Day 5
DUE: Rough Draft for Fundamental Forces PP
HW: Enjoy Spring Break! ..........................................................................
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end of 3-weeks
 
Spring Break
Week 4
March 20 - 24
Day 1
Individual Assessment: Resonance Lab
HW: 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 (due Thurs).
HW: Review for test tomorrow
Day 5
Exam: Ch 25 - 26
HW: Read Chapter 27 & 29
Week 5
 March 27 - 31
Day 1
1902 Computer Lab: UT TRACK
Day 2
1902 Computer Lab: UT TRACK
Day 3 - 4
1902 Computer Lab: UT TRACK
Day 5
Introduction to EM Waves and Polaration
HW: Geometric Optics
Week 6
April 3 - 7
Day 1
Introduction to Reflection - Plane and Spherical Mirrors
Day 2
Refraction and Snell's Law
Day 3-4
Palm Pipes: Play Me a Song!
Day 5
Introduction to Thin Lenses...............................................................................end of 6-weeks

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