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    Monday January 6th No School Staff Development Day

    Tuesday January 7th No School Teacher Work Day

    Wednesday January 8th School!

    Thursday

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    Monday January 13th

    Tuesday

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    • warm-up G vs g
      • what are the differences between G and g (state at least 3)
    • crash course Astronomy #7
    • hammer throw
    • Orbits Phet  website due Friday

    Friday

     

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    Monday January 20th No School MLK Day

    Tuesday

    • warm-up gravity
      • Calculate the gravitational attraction between two 70 kg students 2 meters apart.
      • The two students move away from each other so that they double their distance and are now 4 meters apart.  What is their new Gravitational attraction?
      • What if they are 6 meters apart?
    • Night Sky Observations and Questions 

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    Monday January 27th

    • warm-up radiation
      • look at your properties of light lab station 5 Radiation
      • compare your graph to the graphs you made in the Force of Gravity worksheet
      • how is the radiation from a candle similar to the gravitational pull of the Earth?
      • draw a picture to illustrate your answer
    • finish conclusion of Properties of light Lab
    • Big Bang notes

    Tuesday

    Wednesday 1-7

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    Monday February 3rd

    Tuesday

     Block (Wednesday Minimum Day schedule, Thursday following a min. day Schedule)  

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    Monday February 10th

    Tuesday

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    • test

    Friday

     

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    Monday February 17th - Friday February 22nd  No School February Break

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    Monday February 24th   No room 207 for week

    Tuesday   

    • IR project introduction due  (3 paragraphs and bibliography)!
    • Warm-up IRs
      • what kind of objects emit IR radiation?
      • what are differences between IR and visible light?
      • come up with five testable questions you could do in class on infrared light
        • Hint: think about emission, absorption, transmission or reflection of IR radiation
    • IR image   IR image
    • come up with ideas for project and get teacher approval
    • materials?????
    • fill out experimental design

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    • conduct experiment

    Friday (End of Grading Period)   

    • warm-up  Model
      • Draw a model of your experiment.  Label the source of electromagnetic waves, the wavelength, the detector and the path of the waves.
      • Keep out your warm-ups to take notes on and turn in at end of period
    • check lab for completeness for turning in by MONDAY
    • report findings

     

    Monday March 2nd

    Tuesday

    • turn in Detecting the EM spectrum
    • warm-up Wave
      1. draw a high frequency wave
      2. draw a low frequency wave of the same speed
      3. if these were sound waves, compare the sounds they would make
      4. if these were visible light waves, compare the light they would make
    • hearing test for use with oscilliscope app on iphone
    • what's happening here
    • doppler lab
    • doppler notes

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    Monday March 9th

    Tuesday

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    Friday

    • Look for posting soon for next weeks assignment

     

    Monday March 16th

    Monday

    •  Go to Google Classroom to get your assignments! 
    • (Note: Some EL students have different assignments)
      • Telescope Questions due in Google classroom
    • Work on Space Telescopes and the EM spectrum

    Tuesday

    • Work on Space Telescopes and the EM Spectrum
    • Google Meet at 12:00 Code: Perani  for those students who have questions about the Space Telescopse and the EM spectrum project.

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    • Work on Space Telescopes and the EM Spectrum

    Friday

    • Bonus points for Space Telescopes and the EM spectrum turned in today in Google Classroom

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    Monday March 23rd

    • Space Telescopes and the EM spectrum due in Google Classroom by 8 AM
    • Stars and Nucleosynthesis notes from slide show up to Fusion Check in

    Tuesday

    • Finish Stars and Nucleosynthesis notes  - Finish slide show

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    • Due Thursday at 8:00 AM Stars and Nucleosynthesis notes
    • Cosmic Alchemy reading and Cartoon

    Friday

    • Cosmic Alchemy reading and Cartoon due Friday at 4 pm

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    Monday March 30th

    • Start Formation and Evolution of Stars notes

    Tuesday

    • Short Zoom meeting to explain and get started on Star in a Box and the H-R 

     

    Thursday 

    Friday

    • Star in a Box and the H-R due!

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    April 6th  No School Spring Break

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    NEW SCHEDULE

    Monday        Teacher planning time, students continue on working on assignments

    Tuesday       1st 9:30-10:15  2nd 10:30-11:15   Break    3rd 11:45-12:30   4th 12:45-1:30

    Wednesday  5th 9:30-10:15   6th 10:30-11:15   Break    7th 11:45-12:30   OH 1:30-3:00

    Thursday      1st 9:30-10:15  2nd 10:30-11:15   Break    3rd 11:45-12:30   4th 12:45-1:30

     

    Friday          5th 9:30-10:15   6th 10:30-11:15   Break    7th 11:45-12:30   OH 1:30-3:00

     

    Monday April 13th

    • TEACHER PLANNING TIME, Students become familiar with the new schedule

    Tuesday/Wednesday

    • Class Meeting - check in for first 15 minutes of class.
    • Your Prize Possession due Thursday/Friday

    Thursday/Friday

    • CCA Low and Medium Mass Stars due Tuesday

     

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    Monday April 20th

    Tuesday/Wednesday

    • Class Meeting - check in for first 15 minutes of class.
    •  CCA High Mass Stars due Friday

    Thursday/Friday

    • Understanding Star Evolution  due Tuesday

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    Monday April 27th

    Tuesday/Wednesday

    • Class Meeting - check in for first 15 minutes of class.
    • Star Project due following Tuesday

    Thursday/Friday

    • Continue working on Star Project due following Tuesday

     

    Monday May 4th 

    Tuesday/Wednesday

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    Monday May 11th 

    Tuesday/Wednesday

    • Energy Cards due Friday May 14th 9:30 AM

    Thursday/Friday

    • Energy Phet due Tuesday May 19th 9:30 AM

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    Monday May 18th 

    Tuesday/Wednesday

    • Rube Goldberg due Tuesday May 26th 9:30 AM

    Thursday/Friday

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    *************** CURRENT WEEK ******************* 

    Monday May 25th No School Memorial Day

    Tuesday/Wednesday

    • Exploring Magnetism due Friday 3:00 PM 

    Thursday/Friday

    • Understanding Magnetism and Electricity due Wednesday 3:00 PM

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    *************** CURRENT WEEK ******************* 

    Monday June 1st

    Tuesday/Wednesday

    • Generating Electricity Notes due Friday 3:00 PM

    Thursday/Friday

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    Monday June 8th (Final Week)

    Tuesday/Wednesday  

    • in class energy assessment!

    Thursday /Friday