B4 AP Physics 1 (1st semester) 2019 - 2020
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 Day Date Lesson Handouts Objectives Homework 1 Mon., Aug. 26 Class Introduction AP Physics Program Students will become aware of class policies and procedures. Complete Student Background 2 Wed., Aug. 28 Create EDpuzzle account, don't log in using Google, don't provide an email, use your first name and just last initial. Join the class using code: sifidve Mathematics Rules Physics Math Practice Set Trigonometric Ratios Converting Metric Units Flipping Physics Notes Mastering Physics Introduction Textbook Students will identify the number of significant digits in a measurement and calculate to the proper number of significant figures. Students will explain the difference between accuracy and precision. Students will identify the metric units of measurement for distance and time; list the common metric prefixes and use them to change units. Students will calculate an unknown angle or side in a right triangle. Complete two pages front and back. Mastering Physics Introduction due: Wed., Sep. 4 at 11:25 AM, 10 questions, 40 points 3 Fri., Aug. 30 Warm-up #2 Kinematic Concepts KC1, KC2, KC3 Kinematic Concepts KC1, KC2, KC3 Flipping Physics Notes Exit Ticket Summarizer Students will describe the motion of objects in one dimension using words, diagrams, numbers, graphs and equations. finish Mastering Physics introduction 4 Wed., Sep. 4 Average Velocity Example (12:53) Velocity and Speed (5:31) Position as a Function of Time (12:38) Ultrasonic Motion Detector Lab 01 Position-Time Graph Velocity-Time Graph p-t vs. v-t graphs Ultrasonic Motion Detector Lab 01 Flipping Physics Notes Mastering Physics Chapter 1 Students will move to create position vs. time graphs, describe this motion in words, and sketch corresponding the velocity vs. time graph. Ultrasonic Motion Detector Lab 01 Mastering Physics Chapter 1 due: Thur., Sep. 12 at 11:25 AM, 19 questions, 120 points 5 Fri., Sep. 6 Kinematic Graphing KG1, KG2, KG3 Kinematic Graphing KG1, KG2, KG3 Flipping Physics Notes Classwork 1 Students will relate position-time, velocity-time and acceleration-time graphs for multiple situations. Classwork 1 due in class 6 Tue., Sep. 10 Lab 02 Displacement on the Velocity - Time Graph Lab 02 Displacement on the Velocity - Time Graph Flipping Physics Notes Students will conduct an inquiry based experiment to determine how displacement is related to the velocity - time graph. Lab 02 Typed Lab Report 7 Thur., Sep. 12 Understanding UAM (5:49) Graphical UAM Example (7:59) Warm-up #3 Kinematic Concepts KC4, KC5, KC6, KC7 Kinematic Concepts KC4, KC5, KC6, KC7 Flipping Physics Notes Classwork 2 Mastering Physics Chapter 2 Students will relate position-time, velocity-time and acceleration-time graphs for multiple situations. Classwork 2 due in class Mastering Physics Chapter 2 due: Fri., Sep. 20 at 11:25 AM, 23 questions, 130 points 8 Mon., Sep. 16 Review KC4-7 Classwork 3 Flipping Physics Notes Students will correctly choose one of the four UAM equations to solve for an unknown. Students will review graphs of accelerated motion. Classwork 3 due in class 9 Wed., Sep. 18 v-t vs. a-t graphs Warm-up #4 R.R. Balloon & Anvil myap.collegeboard.org KC8, KG4, KG5 Dropping a Ball from 2.0 meters (12:11) Graphing the Drop of a Ball (4:55) Throwing a Ball Up (10:45) AP Physics Contract Kinematic Concepts KC8 Kinematic Graphing KG4, KG5 Classwork 4 Flipping Physics Notes AP Physics Equations and Constants see pages 226 and 227 Students will calculate unknown values when given three variables: acceleration, time, velocity, or displacement. Classwork 4 due in class 10 Fri., Sep. 20 Lab 03 Free Falling Washers A Free-Fall Problem (10:21) Tip-To-Tail Vector Addition (10:26) Tip-To-Tail Vector Addition Problem (11:33) Lab 03 Free Falling Washers Flipping Physics Notes Students will understand the variables involved with freely falling objects and analyze the motion of six falling washers. Lab 03 Typed Lab Report 11 Tue., Sep. 24 Kinematic Graphing KG6, KG7, KG8 Classwork 5 Kinematic Graphing KG6, KG7, KG8 Flipping Physics Notes Students will complete the focus on describing and analyzing one dimensional (linear) motion. Classwork 5 due in class Prepare for Unit 01 Quiz 12 Thur., Sep. 26 Unit 01 Quiz Unit 01 Quiz Flipping Physics Notes Mastering Physics Chapter 3 Students will demonstrate knowledge of Unit 01 content through written assessment. Mastering Physics Chapter 3 due: Mon., Oct. 7 at 11:25 AM, 20 questions, 130 points 13 Tue., Oct. 1 new seats Warm-up #5 VP1, VP2, VP3, VP4 Nerd-A-Pult (8:17) Understanding The Range Equation (8:52) A Range Equation Problem (6:44) Classwork 6 VP1, VP2, VP3, VP4 Flipping Physics Notes PhET Tutorial: Projectile Motion Students will use the graphical and triogonometric methods of adding vectors. Students will determine the vertical and horizontal motion of a projectile. Students will determine the maximum height and range of projectiles launched at a variety of angles. Classwork 6 due in class PhET Tutorial due Oct. 3 14 Thur., Oct. 3 Warm-up #6 Lab 04 Bull's Eye Lab 04 Bull's Eye Flipping Physics Notes Students will calculate and experimentally verify the angle of a ramp that a steel ball should be released from for a given starting height up the ramp. Lab 04 Typed Lab Report 15 Mon., Oct. 7 Warm-up #7 Two short demonstrations START OF UNIT 2 Inertial Mass (3:58) Intro. to Force (6:19) Force of Gravity (5:12) Weight vs. Mass (5:16) Free Body Diagrams (6:56) Classwork 7 Flipping Physics Notes Students will calculate the force of gravity on an object, recognize that mass and weight are related but different and draw free body diagrams for physical objects at rest and in motion. Classwork 7 due in class 16 Wed., Oct. 9 VP5, VP6, VP7, VP8 VP5, VP6, VP7, VP8 Classwork 8 Flipping Physics Notes Students will examine the components of vectors and confirm the independence of velocities in the x and y directions. Classwork 8 due in class AP Classroom Unit 1 MC due: Fri., Oct. 11 at 11:15 AM, 16 Questions 17 Fri., Oct. 11 Lab 05 Acceleration, Force and Mass Three Force Example (8:39) Summing the Forces (3:10) Using Newton's Second Law (5:58) Intro. Newton's Third Law (5:35) Common Misconception (2:36) Lab 05 Acceleration, Force and Mass Flipping Physics Notes Students will determine the relationships between force, mass and acceleration. Lab 05 Typed Error Analysis and Conclusion with two graphs and Diagram 18 Fri., Oct. 18 Review Chapters 1-3 Intro. to Equilibrium (3:45) Chapters 1-3 Powerpoint Kahoot.it Flipping Physics Notes Students will create free body diagrams and conduct problem solving for situations involving frictionless ramps and pulleys. Prepare for Unit 01 Test 19 Tue., Oct. 22 NL 1 - 4 Does the Book Move? (7:59) NL 1 - 4 Classwork 9 Flipping Physics Notes Students will utilize Newton's Laws of Motion and Free Body Diagrams to explain how an object moves. Classwork 9 due in class 20 Thur., Oct. 24 Unit 01 Test 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42