Electrostatics

Tuesday, January 03, 2012 All Day - Monday, January 23, 2012

Electrostatics

Quality-Plus Strategies for Unit

Essential Question: What is electrical charge and how does it work? (electrostatics)

Activating Strategies: Investigations, Video, Travel Stories, Real Life Applications, HW review

Teaching Strategies: PPT (Modeling Notes, Graphic Organizer), Small group collaboration, Stress Vocab (repetition), Visual representation (pictures, diagrams, videos)

Understanding Checks: Partner Practice, Questioning (review, application, summarizing), Problem Solving (individual, group, class), Assessments (Web assign, tests, questioning, labs, HW reviews)

Tues 1/3
Due: N/A
CW: Introduction - RollerCoaster Review, Syllabus, Electrostatics Notes- Background, Demo
HW: Sign Documents, Torque Inquiry Lab

Wed 1/4
Due: Signed Documents
CW: Electrostatics Note –Tape Demo, Methods of Charging,

HW: N/A

Thur 1/5
Due: N/A
CW: Electrostatics Lab,
HW: Electrostatic Lab

Fri 1/6
Due: N/A
CW: Electrostatics Lab, Electrostatics Video & Questions
HW:N/A

Mon 1/9
Due: Electrostatics Lab, Electrostatics Video Questions
CW: Electrostatics Notes –Electrostatics Problems, Electrostatics Lab,
HW: Honors Electrostatics Problems

Tues 1/10
Due: Hon Electrostatics Problems
CW: Electrostatics Notes – Coulombs Law
HW: Hon Coulomb Law Problems


Wed 1/11
Due: Hon Coulomb Law Problems
CW: Electrostatics Notes - Electric Field, Electric Field Problems
HW: Electric Field Problems


Thur 1/12
Due: Electric Field Problems
CW: Guess Faraday’s Law, Electrostatics Notes - Electric Field Lines
HW: Correct Faraday’s Law Electric Field Lines


Fri 1/13
Due: Faraday’s Law Electric Field Lines
CW: Virtual Lab Electric Field Applet, Lightning Research
HW: Virtual Lab, Lightning Research

Mon 1/16 No School

Tue 1/17

Due: Virtual Lab, Lightning Research
CW: Electrostatics Notes – Electrical potential energy/voltage

HW: Electric Field & Voltage Problems

Wed 1/18

Due: Electric Field & Voltage Problems
CW: Electrostatics Problems

HW: Electrostatics Review

Thur 1/19

Due: Virtual Lab, Lightning Research
CW: Electrostatics Notes – Electrical potential energy/voltage

HW: Electric Field & Voltage Problems

Fri 1/20

Due: Electrostatics Review
CW: Test Review

HW: Study

Mon 1/23

Due: Electrostatics Review
CW: Electrostatics Test

HW: N/A