Problem-solving methods, Kinematics, Projectile Motion Unit

CGPS = Collaborative Group Problem Solving

Current Unit: Kinematics and Projectile Motion
Kinematics and Projectile Motion Unit Outline 2016-17

Date
Topic
Class Handouts
Homework
Sept. 21, 23
Kinematics review: graph representations of motion
Handout:
Graphing Review
Graphing Review solutions

Handout:
BIG Five Equations and Problem Solving

Converting Graphs with Slopes (Earl Haig)
Converting Graphs with Area (Earl Haig)
Read pg. 24-7
Finish: Graphing Review Package
Worksheet: BIG Five Review Questions

Grade 11 Kinematics Review Questions (The Physics Classroom)

Grade 11 Kinematics Review (The Physics Classroom)
Sept. 27
Problem Solving and the BIG 5 Equations
CGPS: The Bus Chase!
CGPS - Multiple Representations - The Bus Chase!
pg. 65 #18, 19 a, b
Handout: Converting Graphs Practice
Converting Graphs Practice - solutions
Sept. 29
CGPS: Washer Drop
CGPS - Multiple Representations - Washer Drop
Read pg. 35-8, pg. 65 #21, 26
The Kinematics Challenge Problems #1, #5
Oct. 3
Representations of Motion
Worksheet: Representations of Motion
Representations of Motion - solutions
The Kinematics Challenge Problems #2, 3, 4, 6
The Graphing Challenge
The Graphing Challenge - solutions
Read pg. 11-3, 20-4, pg. 14 #15, 16
Oct. 5
CGPS: Elevator of Death;
CGPS - Multiple Representations - Elevator of Death
pg. 67 #46, pg. 24 #11, pg. 65 #7
Oct. 11
Review
Quick Kinematics Review Questions
The Kinematics Challenge Problems - quick solutions

Kinematics Test – tentative date: October 13
Handout: Vectors and Components

Review - Vector Components part 1 (Earl Haig)
Review - Vector Components part 2 (Earl Haig)
Review - Vector Components part 3 (Earl Haig)
Oct. 17
2-D motion
Activity - 2D Motion
Activity - 2D Motion solutions
Read pp. 41-45
Oct. 21
Intro to projectiles
Worksheet - Studying Projectiles
Problems: pg. 46 #3, 5
Oct. 25
Projectiles Problem Solving
PowerPoint: Projectile Motion Basics
Handout: Projectile Problems
Projectile Problem Solutions
Read pg. 46-49
Problems: pg.50 #10
video - Earl Haig - Projectile Motion problems with horizontal launch
video - Earl Haig - Projectile Motion problems with angled launch
Oct. 27
Review
CGPS: Marble Drop Challenge
finish: Projectile Problems

Projectile Motion Quiz – November 3
finish Marble Drop Challenge
Maximum Hang Time and Range