Schedule

AP Physics Calendar, D Period, First Quarter, 2016-2017
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
08/21/16 08/22/16 08/23/16 08/24/16 08/25/16 08/26/16 08/27/16














08/28/16 08/29/16 08/30/16 08/31/16 09/01/16 09/02/16 09/03/16

Teacher Meetings Teacher Meetings CLASS: Welcome to class. Activity-Calculating Velocity CLASS: Test-Ch 2 CLASS:



HW: Study for test HW: Relax! HW:
09/04/16 09/05/16 09/06/16 09/07/16 09/08/16 09/09/16 09/10/16

Labor Day Holiday CLASS: Go over first test; 3.1: Coordinate Systems; 3.2: Vector & Scalar Quantities; 3.3: Some Properties of Vectors; 3.4: Components of a Vector CLASS: Lab-Kinematics: Acceleration of a Cart CLASS: 4.1: The Position, Velocity, & Acceleration Vectors; 4.2: Two-Dimensional Motion w/ Constant Acceleration; 4.3: Projectile Motion CLASS: In-class Quiz: Speed. 4.4: Uniform Circular Motion; 4.5: Tangential & Radial Acceleration; 4.6 Relative Velocity & Acceleration


Do HW Problems: 3.1, 3.3, 3.7, 3.11, 3.15; Download Lab-Kinematics HW: 3.19, 3.23, 3.41; Complete lab writeup if not finished in class. HW: 4.1, 4.3, 4.5, 4.7, 4.9 HW: 4.11, 4.15, 4.17, 4.19, 4.21, 4.23
09/11/16 09/12/16 09/13/16 09/14/16 09/15/16 09/16/16 09/17/16

CLASS: Continue 4.4: Uniform Circular Motion; 4.5: Tangential & Radial Acceleration; 4.6 Relative Velocity & AccelerationVideo: MotoGP. Video: Relative Motion
CLASS: Lab-Catch the Ball CLASS: 5.1: The Concept of Force; 5.2: Newton's First Law; 5.3: Mass; 5.4: Newton's Second Law CLASS: Review for Test

HW: 4.27, 4.30, 4.31, 4.32; Download Lab-Catch the Ball
HW: 4.36, 4.37, 4.40, 4.43 HW: 5.1, 5.3, 5.5, 5.7, 5.13; Download Practice Test HW: Study for test
09/18/16 09/19/16 09/20/16 09/21/16 09/22/16 09/23/16 09/24/16

CLASS: Test-Ch 3,4 CLASS: 5.5: Gravitational Force & Weight; 5.6: Newton's Third Law; 5.7 Analysis Models using Newton's Second Law
CLASS: 5.7 Analysis Models using Newton's Second Law CLASS: 5.7 continued

Relax! HW: 5.21, 5.20, 5.24, 5.28
HW: 5.31, 5.33, 5.35 HW: Download Lab-Inclines
09/25/16 09/26/16 09/27/16 09/28/16 09/29/16 09/30/16 10/01/16

Outdoor Ed Week Outdoor Ed Week Outdoor Ed Week Outdoor Ed Week Outdoor Ed Week







10/02/16 10/03/16 10/04/16 10/05/16 10/06/16 10/07/16 10/08/16

Francis Wass School Holiday Extra Day 2 CLASS: Lab-Newton’s Second Law: Inclines CLASS: Demo-Pulleys; 5.8: Forces of Friction; Video: Rodney CLASS: 6.1: Intro to Newton's Second Law Applied to Uniform Circular Motion; 6.2: Vertical Circles


HW: HW: Complete writeup if not finished in class HW: 5.37, 5.39, 5.42 HW: 6.1, 6.6, 6.9, 6.8; Download Lab-Friction
10/09/16 10/10/16 10/11/16 10/12/16 10/13/16 10/14/16 10/15/16


CLASS: 6.2: Non-uniform Circular Motion; Lab-Newton’s Second Law: Friction CLASS: 7.1: Systems & Environments; 7.2 Work Done by a Constant Force; 7.3: The Scalar Product of Two Vectors; 7.4: Work Done by a Varying Force
CLASS: Review for Test; Demo-Penny on a Turntable CLASS: Test-Ch 5, 6


HW: 6.12, 6.14 6.16, 6.17, 6.21, 6.23 HW: 7.1, 7.2, 7.5, 7.9, 7.14, 7.17, 7.21; Download Practice Test Study for test Relax!
10/16/16 10/17/16 10/18/16 10/19/16 10/20/16 10/21/16 10/22/16

CLASS: 7.5 Kinetic Energy and the Work-Kinetic Energy Theorem; 7.6: Potential Energy of a System. Extra Credit available.
PSAT Day CLASS: 7.7: Conservative and Non-conservative Forces; 7.8: Relationship between Conservative Forces and Potential Energy. CLASS: 7.9 Energy Diagrams and Equilibrium of a System

HW: 7.31, 7.32, 7.33, 7.35, 7.42

HW: 7.43, 7.45, 7.47, 7.49 HW: 7.52; Download Lab-Pendulum
10/23/16 10/24/16 10/25/16 10/26/16 10/27/16 10/28/16 10/29/16

CLASS: Lab-Conservation of Energy: Pendulum CLASS: 8.1-8.2: Analysis Models for non-Isolated and Isolated Systems; 8.3: Situations Involving Kinetic Friction
CLASS: 8.4: Changes in Mechanical Energy for Nonconservative Forces CLASS: 8.5: Power; AP Problems. Extra Credit Due.

HW: Complete writeup if not finished in class HW: 8.2, 8.3, 8.5, 8.7, 8.12, 8.14, 8.16
HW: 8.21, 8.22, 8.27 HW: 8.29, 8.30, 8.37
10/30/16 10/31/16 11/01/16 11/02/16 11/03/16 11/04/16 11/05/16

CLASS: 9.1: Linear Momentum; 9.2: Analysis Model: Isolated System; 9.3 Analysis Model: Non-isolated System CLASS: Review for Test. CLASS: Test-Ch 7, 8
US Writing Day

HW: 9.1, 9.4, 9.5, 9.6, 9.11, 9.15; Download Practice Test HW: Study for test Relax! Download Lab-Impulse and Momentum


AP Physics Calendar, D Period, Second Quarter, 2016-2017
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
11/06/16 11/07/16 11/08/16 11/09/16 11/10/16 11/11/16 11/12/16

CLASS: Lab-Impulse and Momentum CLASS: 9.4 Collisions in One Dimension (Inelastic & Elastic); 9.5: Collisions in Two Dimensions CLASS: 9.6: The Center of Mass; 9.7: Systems of Many Particles CLASS: Lab-Ballistic Pendulum CLASS: Review for Test

HW: Complete writeup if not finished in class HW: 9.18, 9.19, 9.21, 9.23, 9.27, 9.29, 9.33 HW: 9.36, 9.37, 9.38, 9.40, 9.41, 9.43; Download Lab-Ballistic Pendulum HW: Complete writeup if not finished in class; Download Practice Test HW: Study for test
11/13/16 11/14/16 11/15/16 11/16/16 11/17/16 11/18/16 11/19/16


CLASS: Test-Ch 9 CLASS: 10.1: Angular Position, Velocity, & Acceleration; 10.2: Rotational Kinematics: Rotational Motion w/ Constant Angular Acceleration; 10.3: Angular & Linear Quantities CLASS: 10.4: Rotational Kinetic Energy; 10.5: Calculation of Moments of Inertia discrete masse, continuous distribution CLASS: 10.6: Torque; 10.7: Rigid Model Under a Net Torque


Relax! HW: 10.1, 10.3, 10.5, 10.7; 10.11, 10.13, 10.17, 10.18, 10.23 HW: 10.25, 10.27, 10.29 HW: 10.31, 10.33, 10.35, 10.36
11/20/16 11/21/16 11/22/16 11/23/16 11/24/16 11/25/16 11/26/16

CLASS: Intro to Rolling Objects. Thanksgiving Speed Test
Thanksgiving Holiday Thanksgiving Holiday Thanksgiving Holiday

Relax!




11/27/16 11/28/16 11/29/16 11/30/16 12/01/16 12/02/16 12/03/16

CLASS: 10.8: Energy Considerations in Rotational Motion; 10.9: Rolling Motion of a Rigid Object CLASS: Discuss Rolling Objects Lab. Exploratory data collection. CLASS: Lab-Rolling Objects CLASS: 11.1: The Vector Product & Torque; 11.2: Angular Momentum-non-isolated. CLASS: 11.3 Angular Momentum of a Rotating Rigid Object; 11.4: Angular Momentum-isolated

HW: 10.38, 10.39, 10.40, 10.45, 10.49 HW: 10.51, 10.55, 10.57, 10.61 HW: Process Lab results, continue writeup HW: 11.1, 11.3, 11.5, 11.7, 11.11, 11.12, 11.15 HW: 11.22, 11.25, 11.30
12/04/16 12/05/16 12/06/16 12/07/16 12/08/16 12/09/16 12/10/16


CLASS: Continue Angular Momentum problem-solving CLASS: Chapter 12, all Sections CLASS: Review for Test CLASS: Test-Ch 10, 11


HW: 11.31, 11:35, 11:37 HW: 12.3, 12.5, 12.7, 12.13 HW: Review for test HW: 12.18, 12.19, 12.21
12/11/16 12/12/16 12/13/16 12/14/16 12/15/16 12/16/16 12/17/16

CLASS: 13.1: Newton's Law of Universal Gravitation; 13.2: Measuring the Gravitational Constant; 13.3 Free-Fall Acceleration and the Gravitational Force
CLASS: 13.5: The Gravitational Field; 13.6: Gravitational Potential Energy CLASS: 13.7: Energy Considerations in Planetary and Satellite Motion; AP Problems CLASS: Speed Test

HW: 13.3, 13.5, 13.10, 13.12
HW: 13.25, 13.26, 13.28, 13.31 HW: 13.34, 13.36, 13.39 HW: Relax!
12/18/16 12/19/16 12/20/16 12/21/16 12/22/16 12/23/16 12/24/16

Winter Break Winter Break Winter Break Winter Break Winter Break







12/25/16 12/26/16 12/27/16 12/28/16 12/29/16 12/30/16 12/31/16

Winter Break Winter Break Winter Break Winter Break Winter Break







01/01/17 01/02/17 01/03/17 01/04/17 01/05/17 01/06/17 01/07/17

Winter Break CLASS: Lab-Hooke’s Law. 15.1: Motion of an Object Attached to a Spring; 15.2 Mathematical Representation of Simple Harmonic Motion CLASS: 15.3: Energy of the Simple Harmonic Oscillator; 15.5: The Pendulum
CLASS: Review for Exam


HW: 15.1, 15.3, 15.5, 15.9, 15.13 HW: 15.17, 15.19, 15.22, 15.31, 15.33


01/08/17 01/09/17 01/10/17 01/11/17 01/12/17 01/13/17 01/14/17

CLASS: Review for Test CLASS: Test-Ch 12, 13, 15 CLASS: Review for Exam CLASS: Review for Exam


Study for Unit Test Relax!



01/15/17 01/16/17 01/17/17 01/18/17 01/19/17 01/20/17 01/21/17

Holiday-MLK, Jr. Day Exams Exams Exams Exams







AP Physics Calendar, D Period, Third Quarter, 2016-2017
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
01/22/17 01/23/17 01/24/17 01/25/17 01/26/17 01/27/17 01/28/17



CLASS: 23.1: Properties of Electric Charge; 23.2: Charging Objects by Induction; 23.3: Coulomb's Law; CLASS: 23.4: The Electric Field; 23.5: Electric Field of a Continuous Charge Distribution; CLASS: 23.6: Electric Field Lines; 23.7: Motion of Charged Particles in a Uniform Electric Field



HW: 23.4, 23.7, 23.10, 23.8, 23.13, 23.15, 23.17 HW: 23.21, 23.24, 23.29, 23.31, 23.35, 23.37 HW: 23.39, 23.40, 23.41, 23.43, 23.45, 23.47, 23.49
01/29/17 01/30/17 01/31/17 02/01/17 02/02/17 02/03/17 02/04/17

CLASS: Electric Fields continued CLASS: Lab-Electric Fields; Review for Test
CLASS: Test-Ch 23 CLASS: 24.1 Electric Flux; 24.2 Gauss's Law; 24.3: Application of Gauss's Law to Various Charge Distributions

HW: HW: Study for test
HW: Relax! HW: 24.1, 24.3, 24.6, 24.7, 24.9, 24.11, 24.17, 24.18
02/05/17 02/06/17 02/07/17 02/08/17 02/09/17 02/10/17 02/11/17

CLASS: More Gaussian charge distributions CLASS: 24.4 Conductors in Electrostatic Equilibrium. Lab-Millikan’s Oil Drops CLASS: 25.1:Electric Potential & Potential Difference; 25.2: Potential Difference in a Uniform Electrical Field; 25.3: Electric Potential and Potential Energy Due to Point Charges
CLASS: 25.4: Obtaining the Value of the Electric Field from the Electric Potential; 25.5: Electric Potential Due to Continuous Charge Distributions; 25.6: Electric Potential Due to a Charged Conductor

HW: 24.23, 24.27, 24.29, 24.33 HW: 24.35, 24.37, 24.39, 24.43, 24.44 HW: 25.1, 25.3, 25.5, 25.8, 25.9, 25.3; 25.11, 25.14, 25.15, 25.18, 25.20, 25.22
HW: 25.33, 25.35, 25.40, 25.42, 25.44, 25.45, 25.48
02/12/17 02/13/17 02/14/17 02/15/17 02/16/17 02/17/17 02/18/17

CLASS: Lab-Electric Potential (instructor gone) CLASS: Work on Practice Test (Instructor gone) CLASS: Review for Test CLASS: Test-Ch 24, 25


HW: HW: HW: Relax!

02/19/17 02/20/17 02/21/17 02/22/17 02/23/17 02/24/17 02/25/17

Presidents’ Day - Holiday
CLASS: Lab-Simple Circuits CLASS: 26.1: Definition of Capacitance; 26.2: Calculating Capacitance. Computer Models of Capacitance CLASS: 26.3: Combination of Capacitors;



HW: Complete writeup if not finished in class HW: 26.1, 26.2 HW: 26.13, 26.16, 26.23, 26.24, 26.27,
02/26/17 02/27/17 02/28/17 03/01/17 03/02/17 03/03/17 03/04/17

CLASS: 26.4: Energy Stored in a Charged Capacitor; 26.5: Capacitors w/ Dielectrics. Demo of Capacitor Discharge CLASS: 27.1: Electric Current; 27.2: Resistance; 27.4: Resistance and Temperature; Extra Credit available
CLASS: 27.6: Electrical Power; 28.1: Electromotive Force; 28.2: Resistors in Series and Parallel. Demo-Series & Parallel CLASS: 28.3: Go over test. Kirchhoff's Rules.

HW: 26.31, 26.33, 26.34, 26.36, 26.37, 26.42, 26.45, 26.46 HW: 27.11, 27.12, 27.14, 27.15, 27.23
HW: 27.33, 27.35, 27.39, 27.45 HW: 28.1, 28.5, 28.6, 28.8, 28.9, 28.17
03/05/17 03/06/17 03/07/17 03/08/17 03/09/17 03/10/17 03/11/17

CLASS: Kirchhoff’s Rules; Intro to Air Friction Activity CLASS: Air Friction Activity CLASS: RC Circuits
CLASS: Lab-RC Circuits; Extra Credit Due

0 HW: Complete lab if not done in class HW: HW: 28.21, 28.24, 28.27, 28.32
HW: Complete lab if not done in class
03/12/17 03/13/17 03/14/17 03/15/17 03/16/17 03/17/17 03/18/17

CLASS: Galvanometers, Ammeters, Voltmeters. 28.5: Household Wiring & Electrical Safety CLASS: 29.1: Magnetic Fields & Forces; 29.2 Motion of a Charged Particle in a Uniform Magnetic Field. Demo: Magnetic Force on moving charge. Extra Credit due. CLASS: Review for Test CLASS: Test-Ch 26, 27, 28


HW: 28.42 HW: 29.2, 29.6, 29.8, 29.9, 29.13, 29.15, 29.19 HW: Review for test Relax!

AP Physics Calendar, D Period, Fourth Quarter, 2016-2017
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
03/19/17 03/20/17 03/21/17 03/22/17 03/23/17 03/24/17 03/25/17

Writing Day CLASS: 29.3: Applications Involving charged Particles Moving in a Magnetic Field; 29.4: Magnetic Force Acting on a Current-Carrying Conductor. Demo: Force on current-carrying wire CLASS: 29.5: Torque on a Current Loop in a Uniform Magnetic Field; 29.6: The Hall Effect CLASS: 30.6 Magnetism in Matter; 30.1: Biot-Savart Law; 30.2: The Magnetic Force Between Two Parallel Conductors CLASS: 30.3: Ampere's Law. Lab-Drawing Magnetic Fields


HW: 29.24, 29.29, 29.35, 29.37 HW: 29.44, 29.47, 29.51 HW: 30.2, 30.3, 30.5, 30.12, 30.13, 30.23 HW: 30.29, 30.32, 30.34, 30.36
03/26/17 03/27/17 03/28/17 03/29/17 03/30/17 03/31/17 04/01/17

Spring Break Spring Break Spring Break Spring Break Spring Break







04/02/17 04/03/17 04/04/17 04/05/17 04/06/17 04/07/17 04/08/17

CLASS: 30.4: The Magnetic Field of a Solenoid; 30.5: Gauss's Law in Magnetism
CLASS: Course evaluation; Lab-Faraday′s Law CLASS: 31.1: Faraday's Law of Induction; 31.2: Motional emf CLASS: Prep for Field Trip to Six Flags Magic Mountain

HW: 30.39, 30.45, 30.47
HW: Complete Faraday′s Law lab to turn in tomorrow HW: 31.6, 31.9, 31.14 Relax!
04/09/17 04/10/17 04/11/17 04/12/17 04/13/17 04/14/17 04/15/17

CLASS: Physics Field Trip to Six Flags Magic Mountain CLASS: Review for Test
CLASS: Test-Ch 29, 30 CLASS: 31.3: Lenz's Law

HW: Complete writeup if not finished in class HW: Review for test
Relax! HW: 31.20, 31.23, 31.25, 31.30
04/16/17 04/17/17 04/18/17 04/19/17 04/20/17 04/21/17 04/22/17

CLASS: 31.4: Induced emf and Electric Fields; 31.5 Generators & Motors (w/Demos) CLASS: 31.6: Eddy Currents; DEMO-Eddy Currents; 32.1: Self-Inductance; CLASS: 32.2: RL Circuits; Magic Mountain Write-up Due
CLASS: 32.3: Energy in a Magnetic Field; Quiz: Ch 31, 32

HW: 31.33, 31.34, 31.36 HW: 31.44 HW: 32.3, 32.7, 32.10, 32.14
HW: 32.16, 32.17, 32.21
04/23/17 04/24/17 04/25/17 04/26/17 04/27/17 04/28/17 04/29/17

CLASS: Review for Exam; Multiple Choice CLASS: Review for Exam; Free Response CLASS: Review for Exam; Multiple Choice CLASS: Review for Exam; Free Response


HW: 32.29, 32.31 HW: Lab-AP Review HW: Lab-AP Review HW: Lab-AP Review

04/30/17 05/01/17 05/02/17 05/03/17 05/04/17 05/05/17 05/06/17

Francis Wass Day CLASS: First AP Review Lab due; Review for Exam (AP Exams, Computer Science, Spanish Language) CLASS: Review for Exam; (AP Exams, English Lit) CLASS: Review for Exam; (AP Exams) CLASS: Review for Exam; (AP Exams, US History)


HW: HW: Lab-AP Review HW: HW:
05/07/17 05/08/17 05/09/17 05/10/17 05/11/17 05/12/17 05/13/17

CLASS: No class in morning, Physics AP in the afternoon. (AP Exams, AP Bio, AP Physics)
CLASS: No students-Senior Ditch Day. (AP Exams, English Language) CLASS: Particle Fever; (AP Exams) CLASS: Particle Fever; (AP Exams, Latin)

HW:
HW: HW: HW:
05/14/17 05/15/17 05/16/17 05/17/17 05/18/17 05/19/17 05/20/17

CLASS: Lab-Particle Fever CLASS: Soldering
CLASS: Projectile Motion Demo CLASS: Last Day of AP Physics Prom

HW: HW:
HW: HW:
05/21/17 05/22/17 05/23/17 05/24/17 05/25/17 05/26/17 05/27/17

Day 3 Day 4 Day 5 Day 6 Exams

C2, E2, G2, L, F2 D3, C3, E3, B3, A3 G3, F3, D4, L, B4 E4, A4, F4, G4, C4

05/28/17 05/29/17 05/30/17 05/31/17 06/01/17 06/02/17 06/03/17
Exam Week Memorial Day Exams Exams Exams Exams







06/04/17 06/05/17 06/06/17 06/07/17 06/08/17 06/09/17 06/10/17

Honors Assembly

Commencement