9/15 – 9/19/14 (Pkt2: Area graphs, Galileo)

Last Week:

Mon- Discuss Week ahead, AOW, BOW, Slide Show, JM,  Did the Tolt Test;   HO 2.2 More Practice on Kinematic Graphs

Tues– Worked on the back of 2.1 . . . learned about Area Graphs; HO 2.3 (40 pt Reading Questions); HO 2.4 Finger walking introduced;  

Wed– Work a Unit Analysis problem;  Finger walking; HO 2.5 Unit Analysis #2   

Thur–HO 2.6: Diluting Gravity;  Do Diluting Gravity Lab   (Had to move MOVIE NIGHT #1 to some other night because of game. 

Fri– FBF; HO 2.7 Graph for Diluting Gravity; Graph and discuss Diluting Gravity;  ASTRONOMY NIGHT at the Sam Noble Museum.  


Mon– Discuss Week ahead, AOW, BOW, Slide Show, JM, Discuss lab & graph & relationships ;  Soph/Jr PSAT Prep Session (6:30 – 8:30PM) (English)

Tues– Discuss Divisions, especially Rocketry, Freshman PSAT Prep Session (6:30-7:30PM) (Math)

Wed –  HO 2.8 Unit Analysis III; ; HO Packet 2 Take Home Test; Go over Modern Physics History;  Spent the hour talking about the negative TRIO and all the cool stuff that it represents, EVENING: Freshman PSAT Prep Session (6:30-7:30PM) (English)

Thur–HO 2.9 What is the Slope of that Curve? Discussed Escape velocities;  discussed gravity wells; discussed alien races and whether we could whoop them in hand to hand combat;  Discussed how weird acceleration can be;  Packet 2 Reading Answers due by 4:30PM;  Discuss 2.9;  EVENING: Soph/Jr PSAT Prep Session (6:30-8:30PM) (English)

Fri–Finished coloring in the Stegosaurus tail and showed how it could be used to determine the changing slope of the curve. HO 2.10. Went outside and “chased the mouse” to help us determine the trio. Rocketry applications are due by 4:30PM. Wrote down our data from the 9 meter ramp. Played volleyball outside for the last 15 minutes.