Physics with Technology  Unit 8: Energy
General ScheduleDay 1  Energy transformations
Day 2  Energy Transportation, Heat Transfer Day 3  Work and Force/Distance Day 4  Mechanical Advantage and Efficiency Day 5  Kinetic Work Theorem and Potential Energy Day 6  The Law of Conservation of Energy Day 7  Power and Work Relationship 
Unit 8 Learning Objectives

Day 8  Power
March 16, 2017
Topics and Objectives:
In Class:
Assignments:
March 16, 2017
Topics and Objectives:
 Understand the difference between power and work.
 Use power to make calculations.
In Class:
 Physics in the News
 Check Bar Graphs (pg 12), Pie Charts (pg 13)
 Calculations (pg 15)
 Power Notes/Lab (pg 16)
 Power Practice (pg 17)
Assignments:
 Complete online homework
 Complete Packet
 Review for Test
power.pptx  
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n33i_power.doc  
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Day 7  Law of Conservation of Energy
March 13, 2017
Topics and Objectives:
In Class:
Assignments:
March 13, 2017
Topics and Objectives:
 Draw energy bar graphs and pie charts for a given story.
 Understand how kinetic and potential energy relate to the total energy of the system.
 Use the conservation of energy to make calculations.
In Class:
 Physics in the News
 Phet simulation https://phet.colorado.edu/sims/html/energyskateparkbasics/latest/energyskateparkbasics_en.html Review
 Law of Conservation of Energy Notes
 Bar Graphs, Pie Charts Practice
 Law of Conservation of Energy Calculation Notes
 Calculation Practice
Assignments:
 Complete online homework
 Complete Bar Graph Practice (pg 12)
 Complete Pie Chart Practice (pg 13)
 Complete Calculation Practice (pg 15)


Day 6  Work and Phet Simulation
March 1, 2017
Topics and Objectives:
In Class:
Assignments:
March 1, 2017
Topics and Objectives:
 Use the kinetic work theorem to make calculations.
 Use work and energy to solve for the internal friction of a skateboard.
In Class:
 Physics in the News
 Phet simulation https://phet.colorado.edu/sims/html/energyskateparkbasics/latest/energyskateparkbasics_en.html
Assignments:
 Complete online homework
 Complete the Skateboard Lab
 Complete the practice on page 10
Day 5  Kinetic Work Theorem
February 27, 2017
Topics and Objectives:
In Class:
Assignments:
February 27, 2017
Topics and Objectives:
 Use the kinetic work theorem to make calculations.
 Use work and energy to solve for the internal friction of a skateboard.
In Class:
 Physics in the News
 Kinetic Work Theorem Notes
 Skateboard Lab
 Kinetic Work Practice
Assignments:
 Complete online homework
 Complete the Skateboard Lab
 Complete the practice on page 10
kinetic_work_theorem.pptx  
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n33d_kinetic_work_theorem.doc  
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Day 4  Work, Mechanical Advantage, Efficiency
February 23, 2017 Topics and Objectives:
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Day 3  Work
February 21, 2017
February 21, 2017
Topics and Objectives:
Online: In Class:
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Day 2  Energy Transportations and Heat Transfer
February 16, 2017 Topics and Objectives:
In Class:
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play 0:002:00, notes, finish video.

Day 1  Energy Transformations
February 14, 2017 Topics and Objectives:
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energy_pwt_2017.pptx  
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