Introduction to Waves with Pendulums

Before Class Preparation:

  • Sign up for/check online tools (Google Classroom/Braingenie)
  • What is a wave?
  • Bring your favourite song to class
  • Print & Read this worksheet

In Class Activity:

  • Introduce end of unit project
  • Debatable question
  • Group Activity: Pendulum
  • Whiteboard: Sketch a d-t graph for your pendulum

After Class Work:

Introduction to Forces

Before Class Preparation:

In Class Activity:

  • New Groups
  • Newton’s Challenge Project
  • Intro to Forces
    • Use appropriate terminology related to forces
    • distinguish between and provide examples of different forces
  • Newton’s Challenge Project

After Class Work:

Non-uniform motion (Multiple Days)

Before Class Preparation:

In Class Practice:

  • Complete Non-uniform motion handout
    • PollEV discussion on motion
    • Predict & Explain Demonstration (Cart on a ramp)
    • Collect data from pullback car using Labquest & motion sensor
    • Pg 4 & 5 of handout

After Class Work: