Big 5 Equations

Before Class Preparation:

In Class Activity:

  • PollEV Review: VT Graphs
  • Deriving “Big 5” Equations
    • Solve problems involving uniform and non-uniform linear motion in one dimension using algebraic equations

After Class Work:

Graph Conversion

Before Class Preparation:

In Class Activity:

  • Analyse and interpret position–time, velocity–time, and acceleration–time graphs of motion in one dimension
  • Use the tangents to convert position–time graphs to velocity–time graphs)
  • Submit answers on Google Forms:
  • Part 4: Complete this worksheet and submit it later
  • Part 5: Scavenger hunt in the classroom

After Class Work:

Area of VT Graphs

Before Class Preparation:

In Class Activity:

  • Analyse and interpret position–time, velocity–time, and acceleration–time graphs of motion in one dimension
  • Use the area under the curve to create position–time graphs from velocity–time graphs and velocity–time graphs from acceleration–time graphs)
    • Area of VT Graph worksheet
    • PollEV Discussion

After Class Work:

Videos:

Non-uniform motion (Multiple Days)

Before Class Preparation:

  • Print & Complete Page 1: “Part A) – Changing Velocity” from this document
  • Read & Print the rest of you can

In Class Practice:

  • Day 1:
    • Displacement vs Position vs Distance
    • Non-Uniform Motion Group Work, Parts B) to D)
    • Learning to use Labquest & Motion sensors
    • Predicting shapes of d-t graphs
    • Sketching d-t Graphs
  • Day 2:
    • Complete Non-uniform motion

After Class Work:

Introduction to Motion

Before Class Preparation:

Videos:

In Class Activity:

  • Buggy/Pull Back Car Activity
    • Describe the difference between uniform & non-uniform motions
    • Explain how you would predict the position of the object, 1.0 s after your last measurement
  • Assessment Criteria (Thinking/Inquiry):

After Class Work:

Intro to Thermal

Before Class Preparation:

 Class Activity:

  • PollEV discussion
  • Mind Map on Heat (whiteboards)
    • You can also use draw.io to make an electronic Mind Map for your website

After Class Work:

Intro to Projectile Motion

Before Class Preparation:

In Class Groupwork:

  • We are learning to use kinematic equations to solve problems related to the horizontal and vertical components of the motion of a projectile
    • Projectile Motion measurements exercise using your ruler
    • Projectile motion slides & PollEV discussion

After Class Practice: