Kinematics Crime Scene

Before Class Preparation:

In Class Activity:

  • Who destroyed Wilma Wilshire’s priceless antique vase?
  • Can you:
    • Use the kinematic equations to solve for an unknown variable
    • Set up a free fall problem using the acceleration of gravity
    • Interpret a diagram to calculate the acceleration for a moving object
    • Create a mathematical model to predict for a given scenario
    • Work productively in a group

After Class Work:

  • Google Classroom: Conclusion Discussion
  • Braingenie

Conservation of Mechanical Energy

Before Class Preparation:

In Class Activity:

  • Conservation of Mechanical Energy: Skateboard Simulation, Pendulum Swing
  • Roller Coaster Practice Questions
  • Design your own roller coaster assignment in Google Classroom (only if you complete the previous practice question)

After Class Work:

GPE & Conservation of Mechanical Energy

Before Class Preparation:

In Class Activity:

  • Clickers: 2 Ramps, 2 Marbles prediction
    • Explain your prediction
  • Gravitational Potential Energy
  • Conservation of Mechanical Energy: Skateboard Simulation, Pendulum Swing
  • Roller Coaster Practice Questions

After Class Work:

A Buggy’s Life (Enhanced)

Before Class Preparation:

  • BYOD for brainstorming on Padlet
  • Finish all of Non-uniform motion package
  • Review requirements and presentation on the Buggy’s Life page

In Class Activity:

  • Clickers discussion for Kinematics Graphs
  • Co-construct Success Criteria on this Padlet

After Class Work: