Class Setup for 2020

Adaptive Learning Model:

  • A blend of in-person and online learning (See more info from PDSB here)
  • Quadmester 1: September 14th to November 13th
  • The schedule for quadmester 1 & 2 is here

In Class Learning

  • teacher lessons that include lectures, discussions, and demonstrations
  • if the amount of equipment allows, inquiry activities and experiments

Online Distance Learning

  • work at home will be assigned work for practice in Braingenie
  • assessments and projects will be assigned in Google Classroom

Online Real-Time Distance Learning

  • videos, simulations and online discussions

Waves Exercise

Before Class Preparation:

  • Read and print (if you want to)
  • What is the significance of the wave equation?

In Class Activity:

  • Lesson on the Wave Equation
  • Solving problems involving wave speed, frequency and wavelength
  • Group Work: Waves exercise handout
  • PollEV

After Class Work:

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:

Uniform Motion Review 4

Before Class Preparation:

  • Complete written work for Penny Challenge
  • BYOD for Projectile Simulation
  • Print or use this Google Doc for Projectile Simulation
  • If you have a device, download “Motion Shot” App:

In Class Activity:

After Class Work:

  • Braingenie: G11 Review