• Physics (Core)


    Physics is a natural science that involves the study of matter and its motion through space and time, along with related concepts such as energy and force.  

    ****Note: This website is updated by Ms. Piland based on her classes!  Mr. Tidwell's, & Mr. Burton's classes follow the same plan BUT there might be some deviation if you are in their classes.  Talk with your teacher if you have questions**** 
     
     
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    Ergopedia Textbook Info:
    Student ID login: 742  760  5026

    Bozeman Science Physics Video Tutorials website:
    http://www.bozemanscience.com/physics/
     
    Updated Unit & Symbol Chart:
     
     
     Physics Tutorial Times
    Before School Tutoring Times
     Mr. Tidwell (Rm. 412) Monday & Wednesday- 8:15am- 8:35am
     Mr. Burton (Rm. 403) Tuesday & Thursday-  8:15-8:35am

     After School Tutoring Times
     Ms. Piland (Rm. 414) A Days ONLY-  4:15-4:45pm
    *If you are seeking additional tutoring please speak with your teacher.
     
    4th NW Agenda
    Date    Daily Agenda
    Homework/
    Announcements  
    3/20
    (A-M)
    3/21
    (B-Tu)
    ****Start of 3rd NW****
    • Spring Break reflection
    • Time to make up analyzing
      circuits lab if you missed it
      before Spring break
    • None
    3/22
    (A-W)
    3/23
    (B-Th)
    • New stamp sheet
    • New target practice sheet
    • Pop NB check
    • General Electricity Kahoot
    • Series & Parallel Kahoot
    • Electricity WB's
    • Study for Series & Parallel quiz next time!
    3/24
    (A-F)
    3/27
    (B-M)
    • Target Practice
    • Series & Parallel Quiz (closed note)
    • Electricity WB's continued
    • None
    3/28
    (A-Tu)
    3/29
    (B-W)
    • Finish WB's
    • Electricity Scavenger Hunt
    • Electricity Test Review (due next class)
    • Finish test review!
    • Study for test!
    • Come in if you need help!
    3/30
    (A-Th)
    3/31
    (B-F)
    • Electricity Test review due!
    • Electricity Test!
    •  None
    4/3
    (A-M)
    4/4
    (B-Tu)
    • Make up test day
    •  None
    4/5
    (A-W)
    4/6
    (B-Th)
    • Cinema Appreciation Day
    •  None
    4/7
    (A-F)
    4/10
    (B-M)
    •  Quiz corrections Day/Study Hall
    • None
     4/11
    (A-Tu)
    4/12
    (B-W)
    • Test Corrections Day
    • Come in to finish your test corrections if you need to
    4/13
    (A-Th)
    •  Test Corrections Day
    • Come in to finish your test corrections if you need to
    HOLIDAY Friday April 14!  NO SCHOOL!
    4/17
    (B-M)
    • Test Corrections day
    • Come in to finish your test corrections if you need to
    4/18
    (A-Tu)
    4/19
    (B-W)
    • Waves intro powerpoint
    • HW from powerpoint done in class
    • Come in to finish your test corrections if you need to
    4/20
    (A-Th)
    4/21
    (B-F)
    • Target Practice
    • Go over Waves Intro HW
    • Update Stamp sheet
    • Wave anatomy diagram (pg.52)
    • Waves intro practice
    • Friday is the last day for corrections!
    • Finish waves intro practice if not finished in class
    4/24
    (A-M)
    4/25
    (B-Tu)
    • Kahoot
    • Go over practice sheet from last time (pg.54)
    • NB check
    • Transverse vs. longitudinal waves ppt.
    • Waves WB's
    • Unit & Symbol quiz over waves next time
    • Basic Waves Quiz next time
    4/26
    (A-W)
    4/27
    (B-Th)
    • Study time (5 minutes)
    • Waves Unit & Symbol Quiz
    • Check & go over HW from last time
    • Wave Basics Review
    • Waves Quiz
    • None
    4/28
    (A-F)
    • Quiz makeups
    • Test correction make ups
    • None
    5/1
    (B-M)
     US History STAAR EOC!  Good luck!
    • None
    5/2
    (A-Tu)
    5/3
    (B-W)
    • Wave Interference
      • HW done & due in class
    • If you got 2nd chance test corrections
      be sure to get them done by:
      THURSDAY (A day) or by Monday (B day)
    5/4
    (A-Th)
    5/5
    (B-F) 
    • Wave behavior
    • If you got 2nd chance test corrections
      be sure to get them done by:
      THURSDAY (A day) or by Monday (B day)
    5/8
    (A-M)
    5/9
    (B-Tu)
    • Waves test review
    • Self propelled car project assigned
    • Study for test!  Finish review!
    5/10
    (A-W)
    5/11
    (B-Th)
    • Waves Test
    • Work on your project
    5/12
    (A-F)
    ****SENIORS can start picking up exemption & check out sheets in the front office****
    • Project work day
    - Senior exemption forms due by Thursday May 18 
    • Work on project
    *****NO MORE FLEX!!!!! Follow adjusted schedule May 15-May 22*****
    • 1st/6th period:  8:40am-10:25am

    • 2nd/7th period:  10:35am-12:20pm

    • 3rd/8th period:  12:25pm-2:35pm
      • A lunch- 12:25pm-12:55pm
        • class 1pm-2:35pm
      • B lunch- 1:10pm-1:40pm
        • class- 12:25pm-1:05pm, 1:45pm-2:35pm
      • C lunch- 2pm-2:35pm
        • class- 12:25pm-1:55pm

    • 5th/10th period:  2:40pm-4:10pm
    5/15
    (B-M)
    ****Senior Memory Day Assembly, SENIORS ONLY during 7th pd****
    ****9th, 10th & 11th graders can start picking up exemption forms from the front office****
    • Project work day
    - Senior exemption forms due by Thursday May 18
     
    - 9th, 10th & 11th exemption forms due by Friday May 19 
    • Work on project
    5/16
    (A-Tu)
    5/17
    (B-W)
    • Project Due
    - Senior exemption forms due by Thursday May 18
     
    - 9th, 10th & 11th exemption forms due by Friday May 19

    5/18
    (A-Th)
    • Final Exam Review Day
    - LAST DAY to turn in exemption forms for SENIORS
     
    - 9th, 10th & 11th exemption forms due by Friday May 19
    • Study for finals!
    5/19
    (B-F)
    SENIORS ONLY 6th & 7th pd finals!!!!!!!
    • Final Exam Review Day for underclassmen 
    - LAST DAY to turn in exemption forms for
    9th, 10th & 11th graders!

    • Study for finals!
    Finals Week!  Last week of school!!!!
    5/22
    (A-M)
    1st & 2nd period finals! 
    SENIORS ONLY- half day
     Underclassmen (9th - 11th) full day
    • 1st period (FINAL EXAM) - 8:40am-10:25am

    • 2nd period (FINAL EXAM) - 10:35am-12:20pm

    • 3rd period (Review)- 12:25pm-2:35pm
      • A lunch- 12:25pm-12:55pm
        • class- 1pm-2:35pm
      • B lunch- 1:10pm-1:40pm
        • class- 12:25pm-1:05pm, 1:45pm-2:35pm
      • C lunch- 2pm-2:35pm
        • class- 12:25pm-1:55pm

    • 5th period (Review)- 2:40pm-4:10pm
    5/23
    (B-Tu)
     3rd & 5th period finals! 
    Half day
    • 3rd period (FINAL EXAM)- 8:40am-10:25am

    • 5th period (FINAL EXAM)- 10:35am-12:20pm

    • Lunch pick up- 12:20pm-12:30pm
    • Dismissal- 12:30pm
    5/24
    (A-W)
    8th & 10th period finals! 
    Half day
    • 8th period (FINAL EXAM)- 8:40am-10:25am

    • 10th period (FINAL EXAM)- 10:35am-12:20pm

    • Lunch pick up- 12:20pm-12:30pm
    • Dismissal- 12:30pm 
     5/25
    (B-Th)
     LAST DAY OF SCHOOL!!!!!!!
    6th & 7th period finals!
    Half day
    • 6th period (FINAL EXAM) - 8:40am-10:25am

    • 7th period (FINAL EXAM)- 10:35am-12:20pm

    • Lunch pick up- 12:20pm-12:30pm
    • Dismissal- 12:30pm 
     
     
     
    3rd NW Agenda
    DateDaily Agenda
    Homework/
    Announcements  
    1/3
    (A-Tu)
    1/4
    (B-W)
    ****Start of 3rd NW****
    • Welcome Back!
    • New absence & make up policy
    • Survey
    • New Stamp Sheet
    • New Target Practice
      Sheet
    • NB Update
    • None
    1/5
    (A-Th)
    • Cinema Appreciation Day
    • None
    1/6
    (B-F) 
    ASVAB Testing 6th & 7th period 
    1/9
    (A-M)
    1/10
    (B-Tu)
    • Study Hall Day
    • None
    1/11
    (A-W)
    1/12
    (B-Th)
    • Kahoot
    • Stamp #1 added to SS
    • Work ppt.
    • Power ppt. (DNF)
    • Update Unit/Symbol chart
    • None
    1/13
    (A-F)
    • Target practice
    • Finish Power ppt.
    • Update U/S chart
    • Power Lab
    • None
    Holiday Monday Jan. 16th! 
    1/17
    (B-Tu)
    • Target practice
    • Finish Power ppt.
    • Update U/S chart
    • Power Lab
    •  Power HW slides at end of ppt.
    1/18
    (A-W)
    1/19
    (B-Th)
    • Target practice
    • Work Concept Map
    • Check & go over Power HW
    • Power Concept Map
    • Start Types of Energy foldable
    • None
    1/20
    (A-F)
    1/23
    (B-M)
    • "Quiz"
    • Finish Types of Energy foldable
    • None
    1/24
    (A-Tu)
    1/25
    (B-W)
    • Target Practice
    • Kinetic Energy
    • HW slides at end of ppt.
    1/26
    (A-Th)
    1/27
    (B-F)
    • Target Practice
    • Check & go over
      KE HW
    • Gravitational Potential Energy
    • HW slides at end of ppt.
    1/30
    (A-M)
    1/31
    (B-Tu)
    • 1st period only- Finish ppt
    • Check & go over PE ppt
    • Make up work
    • PE HW from ppt.
    • Study for Unit & Symbol Quiz
    2/1
    (A-W)
    2/2
    (B-Th)
    • Unit & Symbol Quiz
    • Check & go over PE HW
    • TME group practice problem
    • Roller Coaster Lab
      (Test Grade! Due next class)
    • Finish Roller Coaster Lab,
      due at the beginning of next class
    2/3
    (A-F)
    2/6
    (B-M)
    • Roller Coaster Lab Due!
    • Work, Power & Energy Hallway Test Review
    • Re-do/finish review!
    2/7
    (A-Tu)
    2/8
    (B-W)
    • Work, Power & Energy Test Review
      (Due Friday for extra credit)
    • Finish Review!  Study for test!
    2/9
    (A-Th)
    2/10
    (B-F)
    •  Work, Power & Energy TEST!
    • None
    2/13
    (A-M)
    2/14
    (B-Tu)
     Ms. Piland out of class!
    •  Study Hall Day
    • None
    2/15
    (A-W)
    2/16
    (B-Th) 
    • Physics Reflection
    • Make up work
    • Come in & get work done if you need to!
    2/17
    (A-F)
    •  Intro to Electricity ppt.
      • Stamps 15, 16 & 17 given in this ppt.
    • Come in & get work done if you need to!
     Student Holidays Monday Feb. 20th & Tuesday Feb 21st!
    2/22
    (B-W)
    •  Intro to Electricity ppt.
      • Stamps 15, 16 & 17 given in this ppt.
    • Come in & get work done if you need to!
    2/23
    (A-Th)
    2/24
    (B-F)
    • New Target practice & Unit/Symbol sheets
    • Current, Resistance, Voltage added to unit/symbol sheet
    • Target Practice
    • Power & Roller coaster lab grades & overall grade check
    • Electrical Power notes
    • None
    2/27
    (A-M)
    2/28
    (B-Tu)
    Mandatory tutorial passes given out!
    -A day corrections deadline:  3-3 (Fri)
    -B day corrections deadline:  3-6 (Mon)
    • Seating Chart Preferences
    • Grades
    • Target Practice
    • Circuit diagram (pg.46)
    • Electricity recap (so far)
    • Come in & get work done if you need to!
    3/1
    (A-W)
    3/2
    (B-Th)
    • Unit & Symbol quiz- intro to electricity
    • Power HW due
    • Intro to electricity recap due
    • Series & Parallel Circuits
    • Come in & get work done if you need to!
    3/3
    (A-F)
    3/6
    (B-M)
    • Electricity Kahoot Quiz
      • Open note
      • Can have a partner
    • Series & Parallel Circuits (finish up powerpoint)
    • Come in & get work done if you need to!
    • HW questions from Series & Parallel ppt.
    3/7
    (A-Tu)
    3/8
    (B-W)
    • Series & Parallel Circuits recap/review
    • Come in & get work done if you need to!
    3/9
    (A-Th)
    3/10
    (B-F)
    ****End of 3rd NW****
    • Series & Parallel Circuits Lab
      (Test grade!  Due IN CLASS!)
    Have a great SPRING BREAK! :)
     
     
    2nd NW Agenda 
     Date          Daily Agenda         Homework/
             Announcements       
     10/24 
    (B-M)
    10/25 
    (A-Tu) 
    •  New cell phone policy
    • Check & go over Free Fall HW
    • Free Fall practice sheet (due at end of class)
    • Make up time for 1st NW
    •  Free Fall Test Dates:
      • B day: FRIDAY October 28th
      • A day: MONDAY October 31st
    10/26 
    (B-W)
    10/27 
    (A-Th)
    • Go over Gravity & Free Fall practice sheet
    • Free Fall WB test review
    •  Study for free fall test
     10/28 (B-F)
    10/31 (A-M
    • Free Fall Test
    • New stamp sheets
    • Forces part 1: Mass vs. Weight
    •  HW questions in powerpoint
    11/2 
    (A-W)
    11/3 
    (B-Th)
    • Kahoot
    • Update unit & symbol chart
    • New seats
    • Types of forces foldable
    • FBD notes & practice
     
    11/4
    (A-F)
    11/7
    (B-M)
    • Go over NB in preparation for NB check
    •  Make sure NB is ready!  
      Come in if you're missing anything!
     11/8
    (A-Tu)
    •  Independent study day
    •  Make sure NB is ready for NB check Thursday!
    11/9
    (B-W)
    •  Independent study day
    • Test corrections
     
    11/10
    (A-Th)
    11/11
    (B-F)
    • Warm Up (pg.20)
    • NB check
    • Newton's 1st law
    • Time for test corrections
     
    11/14
    (A-M)
    11/15
    (B-Tu)
    •  Target Practice
    • 2nd law notes & examples
    •  2nd law HW sheet
    11/16
    (A-W)
    11/17
    (B-Th)
    • Target Practice
    • Check & go over 2nd law HW
    • 3rd law
    •  3rd law HW sheet
    11/18
    (A-F)
    11/28
    (B-M)
    • 3rd Law HW due
    • Forces Quiz: OPEN NOTE
    • Force & Acceleration Lab (TEST GRADE)
    •  Finish force & acceleration lab if you didn't in class
    11/29
    (A-Tu)
    11/30
    (B-W)
    • Target Practice
    • Rest of semester Preview
    • Universal Gravitation

    12/1
    (A-Th)
    12/2
    (B-F)
    • Wrap up Universal Gravitation
    • Forces Test Review
    •  Finish test review if not done in class
    • study for test!
    12/5
    (A-M)
    12/6
    (B-Tu)
    •  Forces Test!
    • Come in to make up work if you need to!
    12/7
    (A-W)
    12/8
    (B-Th)
    •  Cinema Appreciation Day & Make Up Day
    • Final exam review will be given out
    •  Final exam Review
    12/9
    (A-F)
    12/12
    (B-M)
    •  Final exam review
    •  Final exam review


    Finals Start
    12/13
    (Tu)
    1st period FINAL
    2nd period FINAL
    3rd period review
    5th period review
    12/14
    (W) 
    3rd period FINAL
    5th period FINAL
    6th period review
    7th period review
     12/15
    (Th) 
    6th period FINAL
    7th period FINAL
    8th period review
    10th period review
     12/16
    (F) 
    ****EARLY RELEASE DAY!**** 
    8th period FINAL
    10th period FINAL
     
     
    1st NW Agenda 
     Date         Daily Agenda         Homework/
             Announcements       
    8/23 (A-Tu)
    8/24 (B-W) 
    • Get to know you survey
    • Syllabus
    • Safety contract & parent contact info sheet
    • Ice Breaker
    • NB cover page
    • Stars
    •  Get syllabus, parent contact info signed
    • Have NB here next class!
    8/25 (A-Th)
    8/26 (B-F) 
    •  Popsicle sticks
    • Paper pick up
    • NB set up
    • Start intro to Physics ppt.
    •  Graph slide in ppt.
    8/29 (A-M)
    8/30 (B-Tu)
    •  Check graph HW slide
    • finish intro to physics ppt
    • practice sheet
    • Study for quiz 
    8/31 (A-W)
    9/1
    (B-Th)
    •  Intro to physics quiz
    • Start distance & displacement
     
    9/2
    (A-F)
    9/6
    (B-Tu)
    •  Finish distance & displacement ppt.
    • Distance & displacement 1/2 sheet
    • Distance & displacement lab
    •  Distance & displacement HW slides
    9/7
    (A-W)
    9/8
    (B-Th)
    •  Missing work
    • Check & go over HW
    • Time to finish distance & displacement lab
    • Start speed & Velocity ppt.
     
     9/9 (A-F)
    9/12 (B-M)
    •  Grades
    • Finish speed & Velocity
    • speed & velocity 1/2 sheet (due at end of class)
    •  Speed & velocity HW slides
     9/13 (A-Tu)
    9/14 (B-W)
    •  Check & go over speed & velocity HW
    • WB's
     
     9/15 (A-Th)
    9/16 (B-F)
    •  Speed & Velocity lab (test grade)
      • Due Monday (A day) & Tuesday (B day)
    •  Finish lab
     9/19 (A-M)
    9/20 (B-Tu)
    •  Speed & velocity lab due (test grade)
    • Acceleration notes
    • Missing work
    • Acceleration HW slides 
    9/21 (A-W)
    9/22 (B-Th)
    •  Kahoot warm up
    • Unit & symbol quiz
    • Check & go over acceleration HW
    • Acceleration WB's
    •  Acceleration 1/2 sheet
    9/23 (A-F)
    9/26 (B-M)
    •  Acceleration 1/2 sheet due
    • Velocity & acceleration lab (due by end of class except for 7th period)
     
     9/27 (A-Tu)
    9/28 (B-W)
    •  Time to make up Velocity & Acceleration Lab
    • 3 new kinematic equations
    • Rearranging practice
     
    9/29 (A-Th)
    9/30 (B-F)
    •  Important Dates
      • 1-D quiz
        • A: Wed. 10-5
        • B: Thurs. 10-6
      • Intro & 1-D test
        • A: Thurs. 10-13
        • B: Fri. 10-14
      • Egg Drop Day:
        • A: Tues. 10-17
        • B: Wed. 10-18
    • Graphing Motion ppt.
    •  Graphing Motion HW slides
     10/3
    (A-M)
    10/4
    (B-Tu)
    •  Graphing Motion Kahoot
    • Check & go over HW
    • Graphing Motion examples (pg.12 in NB)
    • Graphing Motion CW
    • Reading the problem WB's
    •  Study for quiz next class
    10/5
    (A-W)
    10/6
    (B-Th)
    •  Warm Up (pg.10)
    • Free Fall notes (didn't finish)
    • Reaction time activity
    • 1-D quiz (closed note)
     
    10/7
    (A-F)
    10/12 (B-Tu)
    •  Test Review
    • A day classes: Egg Drop Due
    •  FINISH REVIEW!
      Study for Test NEXT class!
     10/13
    (A-Th)
    10/14
    (B-F)
    • Test Review due for
      EXTRA CREDIT!
    • Intro & 1-D Test!
    •  None
     10/17
    (A-M)
    10/18
    (B-Tu)
    •  Egg Drop Day!
    • Report due by end of class
    •  None
     10/19
    (A-W)
     PSAT TESTING
     10/20
    (B-Th)
    10/21
    (A-F)
    •  Announcements regarding
      Flex
    • Seating chart preferences
    • Finish Free Fall ppt (from several weeks ago)
    • Tom Petty Lab (Due at end of class)
    •  HW slides in Free Fall ppt.