Physics  Unit 6: Forces
General ScheduleDay 1  Introduction to Forces
Day 2  Equillibrium Day 3  Springs Day 4  Friction Day 5  Friction Applications Day 6  Test 
Unit 6 Learning Objectives

Day 7  Test
January 27, 2017
Test, Notes and Lab Assessment
January 27, 2017
Test, Notes and Lab Assessment
pwt_forces_review_2017.pdf  
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Day 6  Friction Applications & Wrapup
January 25, 2017
Topics and Objectives:
In Class:
Assignments:
January 25, 2017
Topics and Objectives:
 Use the friction equation to make calculations.
 Apply what we know about friction and forces to make calculations.
In Class:
 Friction application Practice
Assignments:
 Online homework
 Finish Notes Packet


Day 5  Friction Notes and Lab
January 23, 2017
Topics and Objectives:
In Class:
Assignments:
January 23, 2017
Topics and Objectives:
 Determine which variables influence the force of friction and what the relationship is.
In Class:
 Friction Notes
 Friction Lab
Assignments:
 Online homework
 Finish Notes Packet
friction.pptx  
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n23tc_friction_and_springs.doc.docx  
File Size:  121 kb 
File Type:  docx 
Day 4  Springs Wrap up and Angled Forces
January 19, 2017
Topics and Objectives:
In Class:
Assignments:
January 19, 2017
Topics and Objectives:
 Determine which variables influence the force of friction and what the relationship is.
 Use the friction equation to make calculations.
 Apply what we know about friction and forces to make calculations.
In Class:
 Signup for 1Minute Physics
 Finish Spring Lab
 Watch Spring Video
 Spring Practice
 Angled Forces
Assignments:
 Online homework
 Finish Lab
 Angled Forces Problems
Day 3  Springs
January 17, 2017
Topics and Objectives:
In Class:
Assignments:
January 17, 2017
Topics and Objectives:
 Build your own functional Spring Scale using a spring.
 Derive Hooke's Law and use it to make calculations
In Class:
 Check Equilibrium Homework (pg 4)
 Watch Falling Spring Videos
 Spring Notes Handout
 Spring Lab
Assignments:
 Online homework
 Work on Lab


Day 2  Equillibrium
January 12, 2017
Topics and Objectives:
In Class:
Assignments:
January 12, 2017
Topics and Objectives:
 Use the net force and independence of dimensions to calculate forces acting on an object when the net forces are balanced (Equilibrium).
In Class:
 Check Force Homework
 Balance nails Challenge
 Equilibrium Notes (Pg 4)
 Watch Summary Video
Assignments:
 Online homework
 Equilibrium Practice page 4


Day 1  Introduction to Forces
January 10, 2017
Topics and Objectives:
In Class:
Assignments:
January 10, 2017
Topics and Objectives:
 Understand vector diagrams, how to draw them, and how to calculate the net force
In Class:
 New packets, Green
 Forces Notes (pg's 23)
 Review Video
Assignments:
 Online homework
 Force Vector Diagram Practice (page 3)

