# SPH3U Calendar

**Course**: SPH3U SPH4U ICS2O

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

## February 2019

Monday | Tuesday | Wednesday | Thursday | Friday |

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

Monday | Tuesday | Wednesday | Thursday | Friday |

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

Monday | Tuesday | Wednesday | Thursday | Friday |

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

Monday | Tuesday | Wednesday | Thursday | Friday |

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

Monday | Tuesday | Wednesday | Thursday | Friday |

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 | 27 | 28 |