# SPH4U 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 Unit 1 Finding the Speed of a Cart | 5 Straightening the Graph Technique | 6 Acceleration vs Mass Activity | 7 Spring Activity | 8 Vectors in 1D and 2D Unit 2 Kinematics Quantities Review |

11 Relative Motion ♦ DUE: Lab: Period of a Mass on a Spring (Day 2) ♦ QUIZ: Data Analysis and Vectors (Day 2) | 12 Relative Motion | 13 Relative Motion | 14 Acceleration in Two Dimensions | 15 Gravity and Air Resistance |

18 FAMILY DAY | 19 Projectile Motion | 20 Projectile Motion | 21 Chase and Collision Problems | 22 Review: Kinematics |

25 Unit 6 Frames of Reference and Relativity and Time Dilation | 26 Length Contraction, Relative Velocity, and Relativistic Momentum | 27 Test: Kinematics ♦ TEST: Kinematics | 28 Forces and Free-Body Diagrams |

## March 2019

Monday | Tuesday | Wednesday | Thursday | Friday |

1 Newton's Laws of Motion | ||||

4 Equilibrium | 5 Inclined Surfaces | 6 Application of Newton's Laws | 7 Motion with Strings and Pulleys | 8 Force of Friction ♦ QUIZ: Application of Newton's Laws |

11 MARCH BREAK | 12 MARCH BREAK | 13 MARCH BREAK | 14 MARCH BREAK | 15 MARCH BREAK |

18 Apparent Weight | 19 Circular Motion | 20 Forces in Uniform Circular Motion | 21 Circular Motion Lab | 22 Universal Law of Gravitation ♦ QUIZ: Complex Ramp and Circular Motion |

25 Dark Matter | 26 Artificial Gravity | 27 OSSLT | 28 Frames of Reference | 29 Review: Dynamics ♦ DUE: Lab: Circular Motion |

## April 2019

Monday | Tuesday | Wednesday | Thursday | Friday |

1 Test: Dynamics ♦ TEST: Dynamics | 2 Unit 3 Work and Energy | 3 Hooke's Law | 4 Elastic Potential Energy and Simple Harmonic Motion | 5 Conservation of Energy |

8 Conservation of Energy Lab | 9 Momentum and Impulse | 10 Conservation of Momentum in One-Dimension | 11 Elastic Collisions | 12 Conservation of Momentum in Two Dimensions |

15 Conservation of Momentum Practice | 16 Conservation of Momentum Lab | 17 Conservation of Mass-Energy | 18 Review | 19 GOOD FRIDAY |

22 EASTER MONDAY | 23 Test ♦ TEST: Energy and Momentum | 24 Unit 4 Gravitational Fields | 25 Fields | 26 Coulomb's Law |

29 Electric Fields | 30 Deflection Plates and Motion of Charged Particles |

## May 2019

Monday | Tuesday | Wednesday | Thursday | Friday |

1 Millikan Oil Drop Experiment | 2 Millikan Oil Drop Experiment | 3 PA DAY | ||

6 Electric Potential Energy | 7 Electric Potential | 8 Magnetic Force on a Moving Charge and on a Conductor | 9 Review | 10 Test |

13 Unit 5 Waves in Two-Dimensions | 14 Two-Point Source Interference | 15 Ripple Tank Activity and Wave vs Particle Theory | 16 Young's Double Slit Experiment Lab | 17 Colour and Wavelength Effects, Polarization |

20 VICTORIA DAY | 21 Single Slit Effects and Resolution and Diffraction Gratings | 22 Thin Films | 23 Thin Films | 24 Air Wedges |

27 Thickness of a Hair Lab | 28 Electromagnetic Waves and Interferometers | 29 Planck's Hypothesis and the Photoelectric Effect | 30 Momentum of a Photon and the de Broglie Wavelength | 31 Review |

## June 2019

Monday | Tuesday | Wednesday | Thursday | Friday |

3 Unit Test | 4 Unit Test | 5 Unit Test | 6 Unit Test | 7 Unit Test |

10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 |

17 | 18 | 19 EXAMS | 20 Final Exam EXAMS | 21 EXAMS |

24 EXAMS | 25 EXAMS | 26 EXAM REVIEW DAY | 27 | 28 |