Monthly Archives: February 2016

Monday, February 29 D

All students: practice quiz here: https://www.quia.com/quiz/4686845.html

Flash cards and more quizzes: https://quizlet.com/34693859/lab-science-chapter-6-test-flash-cards/

Period 3 Class:
-switch classrooms with Mrs. Wallin and complete electric circuit lab (see below)
HW:
-quiz on electricity is tomorrow (Tues)

Period 6 Class and LAB:
-session 3: meet in library for PhET sims lab
-finish mini PPT “quiz”
-drawing circuit diagrams video and practice:

HW:
-magnetism reading and end-of-section questions due Tues, 3/1
-Quiz on electricity and magnetism is Thurs, 3/3

Period 7 Class:
-watch Cosmos: Electric Boy
HW:
-Quiz on electricity and magnetism is Thurs, 3/3

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Friday, February 26 C

Period 1 Class and LAB:
-go to media center for PhET sims lab here: http://blog.mrsnork.com/2016/02/24/links-for-phet-sims-activities/

HW:
-magnetism reading and end-of-section questions due Tues, 3/1
-Quiz on electricity and magnetism is Thurs, 3/3

Period 6 Class:
-nine students out on a field trip! Watch PBS Electric Nation video
HW:
-magnetism reading and end-of-section questions due Tues, 3/1
-Quiz on electricity and magnetism is Thurs, 3/3

Period 7 Class and LAB:
-meet in Room 501 (across from caf) for PhET sims lab: http://blog.mrsnork.com/2016/02/24/links-for-phet-sims-activities/

-Van DeGraff generator demo with Mr. Duyck’s class

HW:
-magnetism reading and end-of-section questions due Mon, 2/29
-Quiz on electricity and magnetism is Wed, 3/2

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Wednesday, February 24 A

Practice quiz for electricity and magnetism! https://www.quia.com/quiz/4686845.html
Period 1 Class:
-asteroid update!
-PPT mini “quiz” on electricity
-Ohm’s law problems

Period 3 Class:
-meet in library to work with PhET sims (DC circuit building, static balloons and John Travoltage)

Period 6 Class:
-PPT mini “quiz” on electricity (finish on Fri)
-go to Mr. Duyck’s room for Van DeGraff demo

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Tuesday, February 23 D

All students: here are practice vocab sets for electricity and magnetism: https://quizlet.com/11573867/ch21-test-flash-cards/ and https://quizlet.com/34693859/lab-science-chapter-6-test-flash-cards/
Practice quiz is here: https://www.quia.com/quiz/4686845.html

Period 3 Class:
-March 5 asteroid update: http://www.jpl.nasa.gov/news/news.php?feature=4888
http://science.howstuffworks.com/nature/natural-disasters/asteroid-hits-earth.htm
-circuit diagram drawing tutorial:

-Circuit diagram drawing worksheet

Period 6 Class and LAB:
-Ohm’s Law problems
-Van deGraff generator demo (with Ms. Burt’s class)
-go to media center for electricity webquest! http://teacherweb.com/TN/CoalfieldSchool/mikesmith/Electricity_Web_Ques_Web.pdf
HW:
-electricity reading and questions due Wed, 2/24
-electricity webquest must be turned in by Thurs, 2/25

Period 7 Class:
-finish PPT (from yesterday)
-Ohm’s law problems
HW:
-electricity reading and questions due Thurs, 2/25

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Monday, February 22 C

Period 1 Class and LAB:
-Schoolhouse Rock Electricity
-Electric PPT
-Electricity Webquest: http://teacherweb.com/TN/CoalfieldSchool/mikesmith/Electricity_Web_Ques_Web.pdf
HW:
-electricity reading and questions due Wed, 2/24
-WQ on electricity due Thurs, 2/25

Period 6 Class:
-same as Per 1 (except for WQ)
HW:
-electricity reading and questions due Wed, 2/24

Period 7 Class and LAB:
-same as Per 1, but watch Bill Nye’s Electricity; finish PPT notes tomorrow
HW:
-electricity reading and questions due Thurs, 2/25

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Friday, February 19 B

Period 1 Class:
-test on energy transformations and heat transfer
HW:
-read electricity packet and complete questions by Wed, 2/24

Period 3 Class and LAB:
-some quizlet vocab sets for your practice: https://quizlet.com/11573867/ch21-test-flash-cards/ and https://quizlet.com/34693859/lab-science-chapter-6-test-flash-cards/
-warm-up: mini “quiz”
-review HW (electricity packet and w/s) and watch Bill Nye’s Electricity
GO TO LIBRARY ROOM 125
-electricity web quest: http://teacherweb.com/TN/CoalfieldSchool/mikesmith/Electricity_Web_Ques_Web.pdf
-click here for additional sites: http://blog.mrsnork.com/2014/02/25/phet-sims-website/

Period 7 Class:
-test on energy transformations and heat transfer
HW:
-read electricity packet and complete questions by Tues, 2/23

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