CALENDAR

SPH3U Calendar

Course: SPH3U SPH4U ICS2O

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

October 2019

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
1

Transformers


2

Review


3

Test

♦ TEST: Electricity and Magnetism


4

Writing Scientific Responses


7

Lab: Motion with a Ticker-Tape Timer


8

Lab: Pendulum Height and Speed


9

Lab: Acceleration vs Angle for a Cart on a Ramp


10

Practice and Review


11

Lab Quiz and FCI Test

♦ QUIZ: Numbers and Measurement


14
THANKSGIVING DAY
15

Unit 2

Distance and Displacement


16

Speed and Velocity


17

Position-Time Graphs


18

Acceleration

♦ QUIZ: Uniform Motion and Position-Time Graphs


21
PA DAY
22

Velocity-Time Graphs


23

Lab: Uniform and Non-Uniform Motion


24

Transition Graphs


25

Kinematics Equations


28

Kinematics Problem-Solving


29

LAB: Acceleration of a Freely Falling Object

♦ QUIZ: Kinematics Equations


30

Acceleration due to Gravity


31

Projectile Motion


November 2019

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
1

LAB: Projectile Motion


4

Projectile Problem-Solving

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


5

Review and Individual Quest (2nd Half)

♦ TEST: Kinematics


6

Review


7

Group Test

♦ TEST: Kinematics


8

Unit 3

Introduction to Forces and Free-Body Diagrams


Net Force


11

Common Forces and Gravity


Applying Newton's First Law


12

Exploring Newton's Second Law


13

LAB: Newton's Second Law


14

Object Interactions and Newton's 3rd Law


15
PA DAY
18

LAB: Factors Affecting Friction


19

Exploring Friction


20

Applying Newton's Laws


21

Applying Newton's Laws with Kinematics


22

Work Period for Project


25

Individual Quest (2nd Half) and Work Period

♦ DUE: Dynamics Report


26

Review


27

Group Test

♦ TEST: Dynamics


28

Unit 4

Energy and Work


29

Kinetic, Potential and Mechanical Energy


December 2019

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
2

Conservation of Energy


3

Conservation of Energy with External Forces


4

Power & Efficiency


5

Roller Coasters


6

Work Period to prepare Balloon Cars

♦ DUE: Roller Coaster Analysis (Group)


9

Balloon Car Races


10

Review


11

Quiz and Review

♦ QUIZ: Roller Coaster Analysis


12

Group Test

♦ TEST: Work and Energy (Group)


13

Unit 1

Introduction to Waves


16

Speed of Sound


17

Doppler Effect


18

Superposition of Waves


19

Resonance and Standing Waves

♦ QUIZ: Sound and Waves


20

Resonance and Standing Waves


23
WINTER BREAK
24
WINTER BREAK
25
WINTER BREAK
26
WINTER BREAK
27
WINTER BREAK
30
WINTER BREAK
31
WINTER BREAK

January 2020

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
1
WINTER BREAK
2
WINTER BREAK
3
WINTER BREAK
6

Resonance and Musical Instruments


7

LAB: Resonance in an Air Column


8

Wave Interference Effects

♦ QUIZ: Lab Quiz: Resonance in an Air Column


9

Exam Review


10

Exam Review


13

Exam Review


14
15
16

Unit 6

Culminating Activity


17

Culminating Activity


20

Culminating Activity


21
22
23

EXAMS

24

EXAMS

27

EXAMS

28

EXAMS

29

EXAMS

30

EXAM REVIEW DAY

31
PA DAY

February 2020

MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
3
4
5
6
7
10
11
12
13
14
17
FAMILY DAY
18
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20
21
24
25
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