# SPH3U Calendar

**Course**: SPH3U SPH4U ICS2O

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

## October 2019

Monday | Tuesday | Wednesday | Thursday | Friday |

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

Monday | Tuesday | Wednesday | Thursday | Friday |

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

Monday | Tuesday | Wednesday | Thursday | Friday |

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

Monday | Tuesday | Wednesday | Thursday | Friday |

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

Monday | Tuesday | Wednesday | Thursday | Friday |

3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 |

10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 |

17 FAMILY DAY | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 |

24 | 25 | 26 | 27 | 28 |