Integrated Science

Information and Assignments for Paige Jackins' Integrated Science Classes

May 21 - 25, 2012

posted May 21, 2012, 5:49 AM by pjackins@longtrailschool.org   [ updated May 22, 2012, 11:48 AM ]

Classwork
 
Monday - reflection of Friday's class in Dave's room - video
Tuesday - Physics video project
Wednesday - Physics video project
Friday - physcis video project
Homework
 
Monday - No homework
Tuesday - commerical project research
Wednesday - commercial project materials
Friday - bring clothing, materials, props for commercials.

May 14 - 18, 2012

posted May 14, 2012, 6:33 AM by pjackins@longtrailschool.org

Classwork    
 
Monday - The Nature of Light
Tuesday - The Electromagnetic Spectrum
Wednesday - Reflection and Color
Friday - Refraction, Prisms, and Lenses
 
Homework
 
Monday - No Homework
Tuesday - Chapter 16 vocab flashcards
Wednesday - go to the following website: www.sewanee.edu/physics/TAAPT/!TPT%20Article.pdf
read the first two pages of the article (more if you like!)and write a 1/2 page summary about how cell phones work
Friday - to be announced

May 7 - 11, 2012

posted May 6, 2012, 11:35 AM by pjackins@longtrailschool.org   [ updated May 7, 2012, 12:00 PM ]

Classwork

Monday - Sound Waves Computer Activity
Tuesday - Work with ultrasound and/or sonar articles
Wednesday - wrap up sound waves
Friday - begin light
Homework

Monday - Bring sonar or ultrasound article
Tuesday - Bring article (Luke and Henry!)
Wednesday - sound waves open book test
Friday - no homework
Weekend - to be announced

April 30th - May 4th, 2012

posted Apr 30, 2012, 6:26 AM by pjackins@longtrailschool.org   [ updated May 7, 2012, 6:23 AM ]

Classwork    
 
Monday - Short quiz on reading - Spoons on a string!
Tuesday - Pitch  -musical instruments
Wednesday - amplification - tuning fork
Friday - ultrasound and sonar
Homework
 
Monday -read pages (see last week's Friday) - short quiz on reading
Tuesday -find ten objects at your house that make noise - try to ararange them on your own version of the logarithmic scale of decibels on page 545
Wednesday- bring in any musical instrument
Friday - ear diagram
Weekend - bring in an article on ultrasound or sonar
 

April 23rd - 27th, 2012

posted Apr 22, 2012, 12:39 PM by pjackins@longtrailschool.org   [ updated Apr 27, 2012, 9:28 AM ]

Classwork:
 
Monday - Go to the following website and pick an image that you want to draw to contribute to this week's Earth Day celebrations
 
Get large piece of white paper from upstairs - there is paint, colored pencils etc. here in the classroom .  You can print out images to add to the poster.  Please take your time and make a really nice looking poster that we can hang in the common this week.  You can sign the bottom as Integrated Science. 
 
Tuesday - Finish Poster - Participate in Earth Day Activities
Wednesday - vocabulary sctivity
Friday - Physics quest - physics at LTS!
Homework:
 
Monday - None
Tuesday - Rocket Launcher Graph and questions
Wednesday - Physics 24 data
Friday - Physics 24 Activity with conclusion
For Weekend - Intro to Sound and Light - Read pages 543-547.  Short quiz on reading on Monday

April 9 - 13th, 2012

posted Apr 9, 2012, 6:35 AM by pjackins@longtrailschool.org   [ updated Apr 13, 2012, 9:17 AM ]

Classwork:
 
Monday - Velocity Practice Problems
Tuesday - Acceleration Practice Problems
Wednesday - Building a Catapult Lab
Friday - Black Hole Article Summary
Homework:
 
Monday - numbers 2 - 11 page 390 in text
Tuesday - Velocity Practice Problems Sheet
Wednesday - Acceleration Practice Problems Sheet
Friday - Article on Black Holes
For Break - Please graph the launcher data from our Catapult Lab today.  Please write a paragraph about how the launcher showed Newton's Third law of motion.

March 2-6th, 2012

posted Apr 1, 2012, 1:07 PM by pjackins@longtrailschool.org   [ updated Apr 6, 2012, 9:16 AM ]

Classwork:

Monday - Speedometer HW due - discuss in class
Tuesday - Newton's Three Laws Quiz
Wednesday - Friction
Friday - Physics Lab
Homework:

Monday - Speedometer HW - given in class Friday
Tuesday - Study for quiz
Wednesday - Vocabulary - chapter 12 - motion 6 terms on notecards with word and picture on front and definition and sentence on back.  Also have rollercoaster drawings and paragraph ready for discussion
Friday - Physics Questions see attached 
For Weekend - numbers 2 - 11 page 390 i n text

 

March 26 - 30, 2012

posted Mar 26, 2012, 9:38 AM by pjackins@longtrailschool.org   [ updated Mar 30, 2012, 9:25 AM ]

Classwork:
Monday: Measuring Motion and distance
Tuesday: Motion article share
Wednesday:Motion/friction/torque
Friday: Does weight change in a moving elevator?
    Friction introduction - Vocabulary and Newton's
Three Laws quiz
Homework:
Monday: Motion article due
Tuesday: run/walk distance graphs
Wednesday: run/walk distance graphs
Friday: Research if weight changes in a moving elevator
For Weekend: Reading the Speedometer activity (given in class).  Do activity A, B and C
plotting a graph for each, use dots to represent A, B amd C and then write a short story about each of these scenarios

March 19 - 23rd. 2012

posted Mar 19, 2012, 6:45 AM by pjackins@longtrailschool.org   [ updated Mar 21, 2012, 9:00 AM ]

Classwork:
 
Monday:Force and Motion Questionnaire and discussion
Tuesday: Oil Drops and A Car's Motion - Plotting Motion
Wednesday:Does Our Weight Change in an Elevator?
Friday:Motion Video
Homework:
 
Monday: Moon Video Reflections (if not turned in Friday)
Tuesday:How Fast is it Going and 10 cent experiment homework (given in class)
Wednesday: no homework
Friday: watch the following video clip and describe the Newton's Three Laws of Motion http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jFI29NoG-Ko
For Weekend: Find article on Motion

March 12 - 15th, 2012

posted Mar 11, 2012, 6:01 PM by pjackins@longtrailschool.org   [ updated Mar 13, 2012, 7:45 AM ]

Classwork:

Monday - Oral reading outside - Motion
Tuesday - "To The Moon" Video - Motion Vocab
Wednesday - "To the Moon" video finish
Friday - No school for Students - Enjoy the day!
Homework:

Monday - no homework
Tuesday - vocabulary flash cards
Wednesday - Motion Vocab due

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