Weekly Calendar for Physics I

Third 6 Weeks ________________________Content______________________________

Week 1
October 31 - November 4
Day 1
Day 5: Computer Lab - Finish reasons for Force PP
Day 2
Day 6: Computer Lab - Form Teams and begin group PP

Day 3 - 4

Day 7: Computer Lab - Work on group PP. Yoder will review reasoning for clarity.
Day 5
Day 7: Computer Lab - Group PP due at end of class (MG #1)
HW: Skim Chapters 4-6 for Monday and prepare demonstrations of each of the three laws for Wednesday 11/9-10
Week 2
November 7 - 11
Day 1
Introduction to Newton's Three Laws: History and Overview
HW: Review at end of chapter and begin working problems including Appendix F
Day 2
Introduction to Free Body Diagrams (FBD) and concept of Equilibrium.
Day 3 - 4
Student demonstrations of the three laws from everyday life
Day 5
Quiz over FDB and Equilibrium
Week 3
November 14-18
Day 1
Introduction to 1st and 2nd Law
Day 2
Introduction to 3rd Law and problem solving using FBD and concept of equilibrium
Day 3 - 4
Application of Newton's 3 Laws in 2-D
Day 5
Problem solving in groups ......................................................................................End of 3-Weeks
November 21 - 25: Thanksgiving Holiday
Week 4 November 28 - December 2
Day 1
Problem Solving in 2-D (including frictional forces)
Day 2
Open discussion and problem solving
Day 3 - 4
Exam: Newton's Laws (MG #2)
Day 5
Review of Exam #2
Week 5
 
Day 1
Reivew for CBA
Day 2
Review for CBA
Day 3 - 4
Fall Semester Curriculum Based Assessment (CBA) Part 1(MC and FR) (MG #3)
Day 5
CBA Part 2 (MG #3)
Week 6
 
Day 1
 
Day 2
Finals
Day 3-4
Finals
Day 5
Finals ............................................................................................................End of Fall Semester

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