Physics Class Website, August - December, 2006


Friday November 17, 2006

1) Read and follow the Computer Usage Rules for Bro. James' Classes.

2) You may briefly check your grades at www.gradeconnect.com.

3) Do Objective P2-23: Web Lessson 9. Go to the online resources listed below. Using your required, low profile clipboard, loose-leaf paper and pen, write something about what you learned about each of the websites visited . Begin each of the notes with the title of the website visited. The number of sides of written notes expected for full credit will be announced during class. Drawings are not included in the number of sides. Be sure to hand-in the assignment at the end of this class unless announced otherwise. Include a title and use the proper heading format and write notes - not everything.

 

First go to Chapters 32, 33, and 34 at Conceptual Physics

 

4) When finished using the textbook websites go the the websites from the following scilinks (listed under teacher's favorites):

 

Electrostatic Precipitators (1 website)

Coulomb's Law (2 websites)

Semiconductors and Insulators (10 websites)

Van De Graaf Generator (2 websites)

Ohm's Law ( 3 websites)

  

5) Try to go to all of the scilinks and websites. You need to look quickly at them and then go back and focus on several websites that are interesting, interactive, and that help you learn and become enthusiatic about the topic.

 

Go to www.scilinks.org

6) Unit 5 started on 10/11/06 and includes Chapters 32 to 37. It is scheduled to end on December 01, 2006. Be sure to take your textbook home and read, study and know everything in the 6 Chapters. Those students who received low grades are should attend tutoring on Tuesdays and Wednesdays after school until 4 PM.

 

This is the end of Web Lesson 9, Friday, November 17. 2006.

 

Have a Happy Weekend!

 

 

 


 

 


Friday, November 3, 2006

1) You may check your second-semester grades at www.gradeconnect.com. It only shows the grades up to the end of last week.

2) Do Objective P2-11: Web Lessson 8. Go to the online resources listed below. Using your required, low profile clipboard, loose-leaf paper and pen, write something about what you learned about each of the websites visited . Begin each of the notes with the title of the website visited. The number of sides of written notes expected for full credit will be announced during class. Drawings are not included in the number of sides.. Be sure to hand-in the assignment at the end of this class unless announced otherwise. Be sure to include a title and use the proper heading format. and to write notes.

 

First go to Chapters 28, 29, 30, 31 at Conceptual Physics

 

3) When finished using the textbook websites go the the websites from the following scilinks (listed under teacher's favorites):

 

 colors

electromagnetic spectrum

reflection, refraction, diffraction

lenses

telescopes

diffraction and interference

lasers

 

4) Try to go to all of all of the scilinks.and all of the websites. There are numerous websites for each scilink. You need to look quickly at all of them and then go back and focus on several websites that are interesting, interactive, and that help you learn and become enthusiatic about the topic.

 

Go to www.scilinks.org

 

5) Unit 4 started on 10/21/06 and includes Chapters 25, 26 ,27, 28, 29, 30, 31. It is scheduled to end with a test on November 10, 2006. Those students who received low grades should attend tutoring on Tuesdays and Wednesdays after school until 4 PM.

 

6) If you are finished and have a few minutes left, try the following links:

 

Read the SJHS Mission and Beliefs

After reading the SJHS Mission and Beliefs try the quiz :

SJHS Mission and Beliefs - Quiz (if the quiz works show your final score to the teacher.)

 

Entertainment Website

How to Study Better (at Wikihow)

How to Avoid Getting Detentions (at Wikihow)

How to Get a Detention (at Wikihow)

 

This is the end of Web Lesson 8, Friday, November 3. 2006.

 

Have a Happy Weekend!

 

  

 



Friday, October 27, 2006

1) You should have already checked your first-half grade at www.gradeconnect.com. Your final first-half grade report also includes your exam grade. The exam grade is not shown at gradeconnect.

2) Do Objective P2-05: Web Lessson 7. Go to the online resources listed below. Using your required, low profile clipboard, loose-leaf paper and pen, write something about what you learned about each of the websites visited . Begin each of the notes with the title of the website visited. The number of sides of written notes expected for full credit will be announced during class. Drawings are not included in the number of sides.. Be sure to hand-in the assignment at the end of this class unless announced otherwise. Be sure to include a title and use the proper heading format. and to write notes.

First go to Chapters 25, 26, 27 at Conceptual Physics

When finished using the textbook websites go the the websites from the following scilinks (listed under teacher's favorites):

 

pendulums

vibrations and waves

doppler effect

properties of sound

properties of light

 

Try to go to all of all of the scilinks.and all of the websites. There are numerous websites for each scilink. You need to look quickly at all of them and then go back and focus on several websites that are interesting, interactive, and that help you learn and become enthusiatic about the topic.

 

Go to www.scilinks.org

 

3) Unit 4 started on 10/21/06 and includes Chapters 25, 26 ,27, 28, 29, 30, 31. It is scheduled to end on November 10, 2006. Those students who received low grades are required to attend tutoring on Tuesdays and Wednesdays after school until 4 PM.

 

4) If you are finished and have a few minutes left, try the following links:

 

Read the SJHS Mission and Beliefs

After reading and listening to the SJHS Mission and Beliefs try the quiz :

SJHS Mission and Beliefs - Quiz (if the quiz works show your final score to the teacher.)

 

Entertainment Website

 

This is the end of Web Lesson 7, Friday, October 27. 2006.

 

Have a Happy Weekend!

 

  

 



Friday, October 13, 2006

1) Check your grades at www.gradeconnect.com The grades are currently up-to-date to 10/12/06.

2) Do Objective P-34: Web Lesson 6. Go to the textbook website and find links mainly from Chapters 21, 22, 23, and 24. Using your required, low profile clipboard, loose-leaf paper and pen, write something about what you learned about each of the websites visited . Begin each of the notes with the title of the website visited. The number of sides of notes expected for full credit will be announced during class. The number of new scilinks and new websites (and time on each) visited will also be considered in determining the grade for this objective. Be sure to hand-in the assignment at the end of this class unless announced otherwise.

Conceptual Physics

When finished using the textbook websites go the the websites from the following scilinks (listed under teacher's favorites):

thermodynamics

entropy

Bernoulli's Principle

density

pressure

conduction, convection, radiation

specific heat

greenhouse effect/ global warming

specific heat

Try to go to all of all of the scilinks.and all of the websites. There are numerous websites for each scilink. You need to look quickly at all of them and then go back and focus on several websites that are interesting, interactive, and that help you learn and become enthusiatic about the topic.

 

Go to www.scilinks.org

 

3) Be sure to read and study and know Chapters 17 to 24 and all notes and assignments for the Unit 3 test on Tuesday, 10/17/06. Then be ready for the semester exam on Friday, 10/20/06 on Chapters 1 to 24 and all the notes and assignments.

 

This is the end of Web Lesson 6, Friday, October 13. 2006.

 

Have a Happy Weekend!

 

  


 

Friday, October 6, 2006

1) Check your grades at www.gradeconnect.com The grades are currently set as they were on 10/1/06.

2) Do Objective P-29: Web Lesson 5. Go to the textbook website and find links mainly from Chapters 17,18,19. and 20. Using your required, low profile clipboard, loose-leaf paper and pen, write something about what you learned about each of the websites visited . Begin each of the notes with the title of the website visited. The number of sides of notes, expected for full credit will be announced during class.

Conceptual Physics

Then continue using the websites from the following scilinks (listed under teacher's favorites):

brownian motion

plasma

density

buoyancy

elasticity

 

Try to go to all of all of the scilinks. There are numerous websites for each scilink. You need to look quickly at all of them and then go back and focus on several websites that are interesting, interactive, and that help you learn and become enthusiatic about the topic.

 

Go to www.scilinks.org

 

3) Be sure to read and study and know Chapters 17 to 24 for Unit 3. Unit 3 ends in less than 2 weeks and it includes a test followed by the semester exam on Units 1,2, and 3.(Chapters 1 to 24).

This is the end of Web Lesson 5, Friday, October 6. 2006.

 

Have a Happy Weekend and Holiday!

 

 

 


Friday, September 22, 2006

1) Check your grades at www.gradeconnect.com The grades are currently set as they were on 9/17/06 and are the same (in most cases) as the grades on your printed progress report from the school computer. The gradeconnect grades will be updated during the weekend.

2) Do Objective P-20: Web Lesson 4. Go to the textbook website and find links mainly from Chapters 12 to 16. Using your required, low profile clipboard, loose-leaf paper and pen, write something about what you learned about each of the websites visited . Begin each of the notes with the title of the website visited. The number of sides of notes, expected for full credit will be announced during class.

Conceptual Physics

Then continue using the websites from the following scilinks (listed under teacher's favorites):

inverse square law

tides

black holes

satellite motion

rotational motion

relativity of time

speed of light

Try to go to all of all of the scilinks. There are numerous websites for each scilink. You need to look quickly at all of them and then go back and focus on several websites that are interesting, interactive, and that help you learn and become enthusiatic about the topic.

 

Go to www.scilinks.org

 

3) Towards, the end of class, go again to gradeconnect and send email to the teacher using the form in gradeconnect. In the subject line, type 922 Physics Report. In the message box first type your name and number and then include a paragraph which is about the most helpful and interesting websites that you visited.

5) Be sure to read and study Chapters 9 to 16 for Unit 2. The Unit 2 Test will be on Friday, September 29, 2006.

 

This is the end of Web Lesson 3, Friday, September 22. 2006.

 

Have a Happy Weekend!

 


Friday, September 15, 2006

1) Check your grades at www.gradeconnect.com

2) Do Objective P-14: Web Lesson 3. Go to the following link and find links mainly from Chapters 9 to 12. Use your clipboard with loose-leaf paper for this.

Conceptual Physics

Then continue using the websites from the following scilinks (listed under teacher's favorites):

circular motion, rotational motion, gravity and inertia.

Go to www.scilinks.org

3) Write about and you learned from the parts of the site visited and follow the oral instuctions given during class. The number of sides of notes required for full credit will be announced during class.

4) Towards, the end of class, go again to gradeconnect and send email to the teacher using the form in gradeconnect. In the subject line, type 915 Physics Report. In the message box first type your name and number and then include a paragraph which is about the most helpful and interesting websites that you visited.

5) Be sure to read and study Chapters 9 to 16 for Unit 2. The Unit 2 Test will be on Friday, September 29, 2006.

 

This is the end of Web Lesson 3, Friday, September 15. 2006.

 


Friday, September 1, 2006

1) Check your grades at www.gradeconnect.com and send an email to the teacher using the form on gradeconnect. Be sure to include your name and number on the message form and to put "Physics Message" in the subject line.

2) Register for Scilinks. Follow the instructions on the handout. Go to www.scilinks.org

3) Do Objective P-06: Web Lesson 2. Go to the following link and find links mainly from Chapters 3 to 8. Use your clipboard with loose-leaf paper for this.

Conceptual Physics

Then do the websites from the following scilinks:

mass, acceleration, gravity, inertia, and graphing speed, velocity, and inertia.

Go to www.scilinks.org

4) Write about and you learned from the parts of the site visited and follow the oral instuctions given during class. The number of sides of notes required for full credit will be announced during class.

5) Be sure to read and study Chapters 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, and 8 for Unit 1. The Unit 1 Test will be on Friday, September 8, 2006.

This is the end of Web Lesson 2, Friday, September 1. 2006.



Friday, August 25, 2006

1) Register for Physics Class at www.gradeconnect.com Follow the instructions on the handout. Send an email to the teacher using the form on gradeconnect.

2) Do Objective P-02. Go to the following link and find links mainly from Chapter 2. Use your clipboard with loose-leaf paper for this.

Conceptual Physics

Then do the following from the link:

Mechanics

Chapter 2 Learning Links

4) Write about and you learned from the parts of the site visited and follow the oral instuctions given during class. The number of sides of notes required for full credit will be announced during class.

3) Be sure to read and study Chapters 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, and 8 for Unit 1.


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