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SPH3U - Rosedale Grade 11 Physics
SPH3U Exam Review
SPH3U Unit 0 Introduction to Physics
SPH3U Unit 1 Waves and Sound
SPH3U Unit 2 Kinematics
SPH3U Unit 3 Forces
SPH3U Unit 4 Energy
SPH3U Unit 5 Electricity and Magnetism
SPH4U - Rosedale Grade 12 Physics
SPH4U Exam Review
SPH4U Unit 0 How to Think
SPH4U Unit 1 Kinematics, Projectiles
SPH4U Unit 2 Newton's Laws, Forces
SPH4U Unit 3 Special Relativity
SPH4U Unit 4 Energy, Momentum, Gravity Fields
SPH4U Unit 5 Electrical and Magnetic Fields, Light
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Welcome to the Rosedale Heights School of the Arts Physics Wiki!
Click on the links on the left to be redirected to the appropriate course (Gr. 11 Physics, Gr. 12 Physics) page or click the following:
Grade 11 Physics - SPH3U
Grade 12 Physics - SPH4U
On your course page, you will find the outline for the current unit.
If you miss a class or are missing handouts, go to your course page to download notes or handouts
Need Extra Help?
You can find me just about every lunch hour and after school in the physics classroom (Rm. 203)
The following physics websites are particularly useful for quick tutorials or review:
(Gr. 11 and 12)
The Physics Classroom
(Glenbrook South High School, Glenview, Illinois)
(Gr. 11 and 12)
Khan Academy tutorials
(Khan Academy - excellent video tutorials)
(University of Colorado at Boulder)
(Georgia State University, Department of Physics and Astronomy)
(Gr. 11 and 12)
(University of Colorado at Boulder,on-line interactive physics simulations)
The Particle Adventure
(The Particle Data Group of Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory)
Higgs Boson Research wins 2013 Nobel Prize in Physics
Scotch Tape aids Superconductivity breakthrough
What does scotch tape have to do with superconductivity? This Toronto Star article explains.
Higgs Boson explains a lot about nothing
Brief, readable summary of the significance of the Higgs Boson with respect to the vacuum - space.
Physics Exhibitions, Enrichment, Summer Programs, Awards
The Art of Physics
Canadian Association of Physicists annual photographic contest
Walter Lewin Lectures at MIT
(First year university lectures at MIT. Who is Prof. Walter Lewin? Click
The Next Dimension: Holograms from the Institute for Optical Sciences
University of Toronto DEEP Summer Program
The DEEP Summer Academy provides gifted high school students from across the world with the opportunity for advanced study in a variety of engineering, technology, business and science disciplines. Registration starts March 1st.
York University Spark Science and Engineering Summer Research Award
is an award of up to $4000 allowing aspiring young scientists and engineers to participate in ground-breaking research at York University.
Winners of the award will join a research group in the Faculty of Science & Engineering at York University for up to two months (in July and August). Under the guidance of the lead researcher you will assist in experiments, gather and analyse data, conduct literature searches, consider the design of future experiments, and write reports on experiments and other activities.
The Elegant Universe
(Nova/PBS site accompanying the series based on physicist Brian Greene's book on string theory)
("...dedicated to exploring the common ground of art, science, politics and what not at Santa Monica Art Studios", founded by science columnist K.C. Cole)
Blogs by particle physicists around the world
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