Physics with Technology  Unit 5: Newton's 1st Law
General ScheduleDay 1  Frame of Reference
Day 2  Inertia Day 3  Inertia Lab Day 4  Centripetal Acceleration 
Unit 5 Learning Objectives

Day 5  Test
December 12, 2016
Topics and Objectives:
In Class:
Assignments:
December 12, 2016
Topics and Objectives:
In Class:
 Test
 Notes and Lab Assessment
Assignments:
Day 4  Centripetal Force
December 8, 2016
Topics and Objectives:
In Class:
Assignments:
December 8, 2016
Topics and Objectives:
 Understand centripetal acceleration and how to calculate it
In Class:
 Centripetal Notes pg 78
 Airplane lab, bottom of page 8
Assignments:
 Complete online practice
 Complete Lab
centripetal_acceleration.pptx  
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Day X  The Martian
December 6, 2016
Topics and Objectives:
In Class:
Assignments:
December 6, 2016
Topics and Objectives:
In Class:
 Watch The Martian and answer guided questions
 Turn in questions at the end of the period
Assignments:
Day X  The Martian
December 2, 2016
Topics and Objectives:
In Class:
Assignments:
December 2, 2016
Topics and Objectives:
In Class:
 Watch The Martian and answer guided questions
Assignments:
Day 3  Inertia Lab
November 30, 2016
Topics and Objectives:
In Class:
Assignments:
November 30, 2016
Topics and Objectives:
 Understand how inertia affects the motion of an object
In Class:
 Inertia Stations Lab, pg 6
Assignments:
 Complete online practice
 Complete Lab
Day 2  Vector addition and Inertia
November 28, 2016
Topics and Objectives:
In Class:
Assignments:
November 28, 2016
Topics and Objectives:
 Use vector addition to make frame of reference calculations
 Understand when to use vector addition or subtraction
 Understand how inertia affects the motion of an object
In Class:
 Frame of reference notes, addition and subtraction notes (pgs 45)
Assignments:
 Complete online practice


Day 1  Frame of Reference
November 21, 2016
Topics and Objectives:
In Class:
Assignments:
November 21, 2016
Topics and Objectives:
 Use vector subtraction to make frame of reference calculations
 Use vector addition to make frame of reference calculations
 Understand when to use vector addition or subtraction
In Class:
 Physics in the News
 Hand out new packets (blue)
 Frame of reference notes, addition and subtraction notes (pgs 23)
Assignments:
 Complete practice problems on page 3
 Complete online practice

