CALENDAR

SPH3U Calendar

Course: SPH3U SPH4U ICS2O

Legend: New Unit | Lesson Title | Assignment Due | Quiz | Test

February 2019

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
1
PA DAY
4

Introduction to Grade 11 Physics

♦ QUIZ: Math Diagnostic


5

Unit 5

Circuits and Current


6

Electric Potential Difference


7

Resistors and Ohm's Law


8

LAB: Kirchoff's Voltage Law


11

LAB: Kirchhoff's Current Law


12

Resistances in Series and Parallel


13

Circuit Analysis

♦ QUIZ: Circuits, Current, Voltage, Resistance, Ohm's Law, Kirchhoff's Laws


14

Circuit Analysis II


15

Magnetism


18
FAMILY DAY
19

Magnetic Field Around Conductors


20

Motor Principle and Applications

♦ QUIZ: Advanced Circuits


21

Motor Principle and Applications


22

Induced Current and Lenz's Law


25

Induced Current and Lenz's Law


26

The DC Motor (Build Day)


The DC Motor (Test Day)

♦ QUIZ: Electromagnetism


27

Generation of Electricity

♦ DUE: Explanation of how your Motor Works (Group)


28

Transformers


March 2019

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
1

Review


4

Test

♦ TEST: Electricity and Magnetism


5

Writing Scientific Responses


Unit 0

How Groups Work


6

Lab: Motion with a Ticker-Tape Timer


7

Lab: Pendulum Height and Speed


8

Lab: Acceleration vs Angle for a Cart on a Ramp


11
MARCH BREAK
12
MARCH BREAK
13
MARCH BREAK
14
MARCH BREAK
15
MARCH BREAK
18

Practice and Review


19

Lab Quiz and FCI Test

♦ QUIZ: Numbers and Measurement


20

Unit 2

Distance and Displacement


21

Speed and Velocity


22

Position-Time Graphs


25

Acceleration

♦ QUIZ: Uniform Motion and Position-Time Graphs


26

Velocity-Time Graphs


27
OSSLT
28

Lab: Uniform and Non-Uniform Motion


29

Transition Graphs


April 2019

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
1

Kinematics Equations


2

Kinematics Problem-Solving


3

LAB: Acceleration of a Freely Falling Object

♦ QUIZ: Kinematics Equations


4

Acceleration due to Gravity


5

Projectile Motion


8

LAB: Projectile Motion


9

Projectile Problem-Solving

♦ DUE: Traffic/Sprinter Analysis (Typed GClassroom submission by midnight)


10

Review


11

Review and Individual Quest (2nd Half)

♦ TEST: Kinematics


12

Group Test

♦ TEST: Kinematics


15

Unit 3

Introduction to Forces and Free-Body Diagrams


16

Net Force


17

Applying Newton's First Law


18

Common Forces and Gravity


19
GOOD FRIDAY
22
EASTER MONDAY
23

Exploring Newton's Second Law


24

LAB: Newton's Second Law


25

Object Interactions and Newton's 3rd Law


26

LAB: Factors Affecting Friction


29

Exploring Friction


30

Applying Newton's Laws


May 2019

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
1

Applying Newton's Laws with Kinematics


2

Review


3
PA DAY
6

Work Period for Project


7

Individual Quest (2nd Half) and Work Period

♦ DUE: Dynamics Notes


8

Group Test

♦ DUE: Dynamics Report

♦ TEST: Dynamics


9

Unit 4

Energy and Work


10

Kinetic, Potential and Mechanical Energy


13

Conservation of Energy


14

Conservation of Energy


15

Conservation of Energy with External Forces


16

Power & Efficiency


17

Power & Efficiency


20
VICTORIA DAY
21

Roller Coasters


22

Roller Coasters


23

Wonderland Field Trip


24

Work Period to prepare Presentations

♦ DUE: Roller Coaster Analysis (Group)


27

Review


28

Quiz and Review

♦ QUIZ: Roller Coaster Analysis


29

Presentations


30

Group Test

♦ TEST: Work and Energy (Group)


31

Unit 1

Introduction to Waves


June 2019

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
3

Speed of Sound


4

Doppler Effect


5

Superposition of Waves


6

Resonance and Standing Waves

♦ QUIZ: Sound and Waves


7

Resonance and Musical Instruments


10

LAB: Resonance in an Air Column


11

Wave Interference Effects

♦ QUIZ: Lab Quiz: Resonance in an Air Column


12

Wave Interference Effects


13

Unit 6

Culminating Activity


14

Exam Review


17

Exam Review


18

Exam Review


19

EXAMS

20

EXAMS

21

EXAMS

24

EXAMS

25

EXAMS

26

EXAM REVIEW DAY

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