Waves Lessons

Thursday September 24th, 2020 (Full Class Online)

What we did:

  • Housekeeping items
  • Breakout activity: Speed of waves
  • Wave equation lesson

What you need to do:

  • Complete in Google Classroom:
    • W3: Pendulums Lesson
    • Waves exercises
    • Waves Paper Lab for next week

Thursday September 17th, 2020 (Full Class Online)

What we did:

  • Google meets breakout rooms experiment
  • Waves as springs lesson in Google forms

What you need to do:

  • Complete in Google Classroom:
    • W2: Springs Lesson
    • Pendulum Learning Check (on variables in an experiment)

Wednesday September 16th, 2020 (Full Class Online)

What we did:

  • Housekeeping items
  • Match that beat activity with PhET simulation
  • Defined:
    • amplitude, period, frequency, equilibrium position
  • Drew d-t graphs for a swinging pendulum (2 cycles)

What you need to do:

  • Complete in Google Classroom:
    • W1: Pendulums Lesson
    • Pendulum Learning Check (on variables in an experiment)
  • Sign up for web apps (Braingenie/Gizmos)
    • Complete Braingenies before due dates
  • Read over course outline and sign it electronically with your parents