January 15, 2014
We corrected the above assignment that was given in class last time. Class discussion on Potential Energy. We discussed Elastic and Gravitational Potential energies. The Following assignment was given. P.180:1,2,3 (Top of Page) P.194:19,20,24,25
January 17, 2014
The assignment was corrected and turned in. We did a lab today on spring constants. If you missed class today, you will need to turn in your assignment and then hand write (not typed) a one page paper on "Hooke's Law and Springs". The paper is double spaced and you must include a separate page that lists your bibliography.
January 22, 2014
Today's discussion was on the Law of Conservation of Energy. The Roller Coaster problem was given for homework. This will be turned in next class period.
January 28, 2014
Homework was turned in. We did a lab on the conservation of energy. If you missed class today, you will need to hand write (single spaced) a one page paper on conservation of energy. Include a separate page that lists your bibliography.
January 30, 2013
Today we reviewed for the test on Energy that will be given on Monday February 3, 2014. Below is a copy of the worksheet that was part of the review.
February 3, 2014
Today we took the test on Work and Energy
February 5, 2014
We went over the test in class today. No additional homework or discussion.
February 10, 2014
Today we began a discussion on Fundamental Forces and Gravity in particular. If you missed class, you will need to get the notes from someone in class in case there is a quiz on the notes. No Homework was assigned.
February 12, 2014
Today we took a quiz on the notes from February 10th. If you missed class, you will need to get a copy of the notes and come and take the quiz. There was a homework worksheet given for our assignment today. If you missed class, you will need to come in and pick up the assignment.
February 14, 2014
Today's discussion centered on effects of gravity with an emphasis on tides and black holes. No assignment was given, but you may want to get the notes you may have missed.
February 19, 2014
Today we finished up our work on Gravity. There is a worksheet that will count as a test. You are allowed to use notes, books, internet, people, any thing you want to complete the worksheet. If you missed class, you will need to come get the worksheet from Mr. Morrill, the worksheet is entitled Circular Motion and Gravity
February 21, 2014
Today we completed a test on Gravity. This test you were allowed to use your notes, books, computers and any thing else you could think of to help you on the test. If you missed class, you will need to come get a copy of the test from Mr. Morrill.
February 25, 2014
Today we watched the first of a two part NOVA video called "Earth From Space". You will need to take an average of 30 notes per day from the video as these will be turned in. If you missed class, go to the following website to watch the video.
February 27, 2014
Today we watched the second half of the NOVA video, "Earth From Space". Again you needed to take 30 notes that will be turned in for credit. If you missed the day, go to the following website to watch the video.
March 4, 2014
Today we turned in and discussed the notes from the "Earth From Space" video. If you missed class, you will need to turn your notes into Mr. Morrill
March 6, 2014
Mr. Morrill was gone today. Your assignment is as follows: You will need to read and outline chapters 32 and 36 in Paul Hewitt's Conceptual Physics Book. You will need to check out the book from the library. You will also need to do the following questions in the book, P.515:1-20. Then turn these in for credit.
March 10, 2014
Today we did and introductory lab on Heat and Temperature. If you missed class, you will need to hand write a one page, single spaced paper on Heat and Temperature. Include a separate page that lists your bibliography.