Welcome to Mr. Childs Grade 12 Physics - Calendar of Events

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IB Data Booklet

 

IB Reading material

 

IB reading material2

 

IB reading material3

 

Additional Websites

 

mrgysbers.com

 

Antonine-IB

Online IB study guide

4

Intro and Warm Up

 

 

 

 

Class Notes

 

 

 

5

Topic 1.1 – Measurement

 

 

Class Notes

 

Task 1.1

 

Task – SL – SigFig

 

6

Topic 1.2a - Uncertainty

 

 

Class Notes

 

Task 1.2a

 

Task – SL -Uncertainty

 

7

IB Notes on Uncertainty and Graphing - pdf

1.         

 

Measurement Support Videos

8

9

Topic 1.2b - Measurement and Uncertainty

 

Class Notes

 

Task 1.2b

 

Task -SL - graphing

 

10

Measurement

Assessment

 

1.1

Speed, Velocity, Displacement - One dimension

 

Position, Velocity Graphs

 

IRC ARC

 

Displacement - 2 dimensions

 

Class Notes

 

page 17 - #1, 4, 5, 6, 7

11

1.2

Acceleration in One and Two Directions

 

Acceleration Graphs

 

Constant Acceleration

 

Five Kinematic Equations

 

Task – Representing Motion - Pt1

 

 

Class Notes

 

page 27 #21,22

12

1.2

Acceleration in Two Dimensions (NEW)

 

Consolidate - Kinematic Equations, Motion Graphs

 

 

 

 

Class Notes

 

page 29 #25, 28, 29

page 30 - 31 # 9, 11, 15

13

Determining “g” through investigation

 

 

 

Class Notes

 

 

 

 

 

Task#1 – Review Material

 

14

2.         

Mechanics Support Videos

15

16

1.3

Acceleration Due to Gravity

Terminal Speed

 

 

Class Notes

 

page 37 #9, 11, 12, 15

page 39 #19, 20

 

 

17

1.4

Projectile Motion

 

 

 

Class Notes

 

 

 

page 46 #3, 4

 

page 50 - 51 #1, 3, 5, 8, 9

 

 

Task Due?

18

1.4 Cont

 

 

PHet Projectile Demo

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

19

2.1

Forces

 

Free body Diagrams - Forces on an Inclined Plane

 

Forces on Stationary Objects

 

Class Notes

 

page 76 #2ad, 5, 6

 

 

20

Flex Day

 

Consolidate

21

3.         

Force Support Videos

22

IB Establish

IA Ideas - Begins

23

2.2

Newton’s Laws of Motion

 

2.3 - Problem Solving combined

 

Class Notes

 

page 92 #2, 3, 7, 10

 

 

Quiz - Projectile Motion?

 

24

2.4 Frictional Force

 

Class Notes

 

page 95 #2, 3, 7, 10

 

page 101 #3, 5

25

Circular Motion Investigation

26

2.5 – Reference Frames

 

Class Notes

 

3.1 - Uniform Circular Motion

 

 

Class Notes

 

page 126 #5 - 10

page 127 #5 - 7

 

27

PA Day

 

28

4.         

Circular  Motion Support Videos

29

30

3.2

Forces in Circular Motion

 

Class Notes

 

page 133 #3, 6, 7, 8, 11

page 138 #3, 5, 6

Oct.1

3.3

Universal Gravitational Constant

 

Class Notes

 

page 141 #3, 4, 5

page 143 #8, 10, 11, 13a

pg 144 #3, 4

 

2

3.4

Satellites and Orbit

 

Class Notes

 

page 147 #1 - 4, 6

page 150 #7

page 151 #2, 4, 5

 

 

3

Major Unit Test 1 – Multiple Choice (~15 min)

 

Self-Quiz and Review

 

Self-Quiz

 

Review

4

Major Unit Test 1 – short answer (~60 min)

 

5

IB

Establish

IA Ideas - Completed

5.         

6

IB

IA pre-research - Begins

7

4.1 – 4.2

Work and Kinetic Energy

 

Class Notes

 

page 181 #1, 2, 4, 6, 9

page 183 #5, 7

page 186 #2, 4, 5, 8

page 188 #6, 7

 

4.3 – 4.4

Potential Energy & Conservation of Energy

 

Class Notes

 

page 191 #2, 3, 6

page 194 #2, 4

page 197 #1, 3, 5, 7, 11, 13

page 201 #5, 7, 8, 9

 

8

4.5

Elastic Potential and Hooke’s Law

 

Class Notes

 

page 206 #3, 4

page 211 #9, 10, 11, 12

 

 

PHet Hooke’s law Demo link

 

 

PHet Spring energy link

 

 

9

SHM Investigation

 

4.5 con’t

Simple Harmonic Motion

 

Class Notes

 

 

 

 

SHM – Phet sim – limk

10 – Interviews

 

Quiz – Energy

11

 

 

In Class Task

 

12

6.         

Momentum and Energy Support videos

13

14

Thanksgiving

15

5.1

Momentum and Impulse

 

 

Class Notes

 

page 237 #6, 7, 8, 9

 

page 238 #4, 5

 

16

5.2

Conservation of Momentum 1 Dim

 

 

Class Notes

 

page 243 #3, 5, 7, 9a-c

page 245 #5, 6, 7, 10

 

 

 

17

5.3

Collisions – Elastic and Inelastic

 

 

Class Notes

 

page 251 #8, 10

 page 253 #4, 5, 6

 

Reading Task

 ­ secondary textbook

Link Here

 

18

5.4

Conservation of Collisions – 2 Dim

 

 

Class Notes

 

page 257 #3, 4, 5 page 258 #2, 4

 

 

PHet simulation

19

IB

IA

pre-research - Ends

7.         

20

IB

IA Data Collection Begins

21

6.1/6.2 – Gravity – Kepler’s Law

 

 

 

Class Notes

 

page 276 #3, 4, 6

page 277 #7

Read 278 – 284

 

Quiz – Momentum-1D Collisions

20

6.3

Gravitational Potential Energy

 

 

Class Notes

 

page 287 #1, 2, 4

page 293 #8, 9, 10

page 294 #1, 3, 4, 6

23

Sec. 6.3 Con’t

24

Review

25

Unit Two Major Test ~ 15%

26

8.         

 

27

28

7.1

Electric Charge

 

Class Notes

 

page 326 #1, 2, 8

 

7.2

Coulomb’s Law

 

Class Notes

 

page 331 #2, 3, 5

page 334 #8

page 335 #2, 6, 8

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7.3

Electric Fields

 

 

Class Notes

 

 

page 343 #1, 2, 4, 5

page 347 #3, 8

 

 

 

PHet Sim - Fields

30

7.4

Electric Potential

 

 

Class Notes

 

 

page 354 #14

page 358 #5 (top)

page 358 #1,3,4,7

7.5

 

 

 

31

Millikan Experiment

 

 

Class Notes

 

 

page 362 #1 - 5

page 364 #1, 3, 5

 

Electric Charge Summary

 

Class Notes

 

Page 377 #1 – 13

 

Task – Chp7

Nov. 1

7.6

Motion

 

 

Class Notes

 

page 368 #1, 2, 3, 4, 5

page 371 #1, 2, 5

 

 

Test Redo Due – start of class – no exceptions

2

9.         

Electricity – Electric Fields Support Video

 

Electricity – Electric Circuit Support Video

3

4

Electricity Intro

 

Current

Ammeter

Conductor – insulator

Drift velocity

Voltage Basics

 

 

Class Note 1

 

Homework Questions1

 

Task Due

 

5

Circuit explorations – measuring tools – investigation

 

 

Task - Circuits

 

 

 

PHet Sim – Circuits

6

Kirchoff Voltage Laws

 

 

 

 

 

 

Class Note 2

 

 

Homework Questions2

7

Resistance Pt1

 

Resistivity

Ohmic and non-ohmic behaviour

Resistors – reading and measuring with Ohmmeter

Equivalent resistance

 

Class Notes 3-pt1

 

 

8

Resistance Pt2

 

Class Notes 3-pt2

 

Homework Questions3+4

 

Circuits1

 

Class Notes 4

 

 

9

IB

IA Data Collection Ends

10.       

Magnetic Field Support Video

10

IB

IA Analysis and Write Up -Begins

11

Circuits 2

 

Special Circuit components

 

Class Notes

 

Task – Special Circuits

 

Reading Task – Special Circuits

 

Quiz - Electricity

 

PHet Sim - photoelectrics

12

Batteries

Internal resistance

 

 

 

Class Notes

 

Task – Batteries

 

 

Reading Task - Cells

 

 

13

Consolidate

 

Page 378 – 380

 #1-35 (selection)

 

 

Task - Electricity

14

8.1

Magnetism – Electro

 

Class Notes

 

Read 386 - 87 - Domain Theory

Read 390 - "Using.."

page 391 #1, 2, 7

 

PHet Sim – Faradays Law

 

Task – Review?

 

 

15

PA Day

 

16

11.       

17

18

8.2

Mag. Force – Charges

 

Class Notes

19 

Consolidate

 

20

 Con’t

 

 

 

Class Notes

21

8.3

Mag. Force on Conductor

 

 

Class Notes

22

Review

 

Finish Concept Map

23

12.       

 

24

25

Multiple Choice (with Concept map)

26

Unit Test 3 ~ 15%

27

Nuclear and Atomic

 

Radioactivity and Isotopes

 

Class Notes

 

 

1-Task – handout

 

PHet Sim - Rutherford

 

28

Nuclear and Atomic

 

Atomic Spectra

 

Class Notes

 

2-Task - Spectra

29

Nuclear and Atomic

 

Radioactive Half-Life

 

Class Notes

 

 

3-Task – Half-Life

 

30

IB

IA

Analysis and Write Up -Ends

13.       

 

 

Atomic and Nuclear Support Video

Dec.1

2

IA Check In Due

Nuclear and Atomic

 

Elementary Particles

 

 

Class Notes

 

4a-Chart

 

 

4b-Task – Elementary Particles

 

 

 

 

3

Nuclear and Atomic

 

Elementary Particles Continued?

 

Perimeter Institute Video – Particle Zoo

 

Task – Video Summary

 

 

Perimeter Institute Notes

 

4**

Con’t

 

Watch videos posted on right side of page.

5

Elementary Particles con’t

 

 

Particle Zoo Activity

 

Task – Particle Zoo

 

 

Higgs Video

 

Higgs Analogy Video

 

 

6

 

Nuclear and Atomic

 

Nuclear Reactions

 

Class Notes

 

 

5-Task - Reactions

 

7

Test Sample Questions

 

Multiple Choice (20 questions)

 

Short Answer

(4 questions)

14.       

Structure of Matter Support Videos

8

9

Con’t

 

Nuclear Study Guide PDF

10

 IA Check IN Return

 

Nuclear and Atomic

 

Feynman Diagrams

 

 

Class Notes

 

 

6-Task – Feynman

11

Travelling Waves – Review

 

 

Class Notes

 

1-Task - Waves

12 **

9.1

Waves in Two Dimensions

 

 

Class Notes

 

pg 445 # 1,2

pg 450 # 4, 5, 8

pg 452 #1, 2, 5, 6

 

13

Nuclear and Atomic Assessment

 

Portfolio due (Tasks #1-6, completed, in a folder)

 

Short Test (8-10 Mc) & 2 Short Answer

 

 

14

15.       

15

16

9.2

Diffraction of Water Waves

 

9.3

Interference of Waves in two dimensions

 

Class Notes

 

2-Task – Diffraction-Interference

 

PHET Simulation

17

9.5

Double Slit Experiment

 

 

Class Notes

 

 

 

 

Quiz

18

9.4

Light; Wave or Particle

 

 

Class Notes

 

 

The Science Asylum – Light Duality

 

The Science Asylum - Photon

 

Minute Physics 1

Minute Physics 2

 

19

PI Video

 

Quantum Behaviour

 

 

PI-Video

 

3-Task – PI -Video

 

 

 

Duality Visualization

 

Perimeter Institute Notes

20

 

Flex day

 

21

16.       

22

23

24

25

Waves pt 1 Support Videos

26

Waves pt 2 Support Videos

27

Thermal Energy Support Videos

28

 

29

30

31

Jan.1

2

3

4

 

5

6

4-Task – Big Ideas - Waves and Light

7

9.6

Colour and Wavelength

 

10.1

Polarization of Light

 

Class Notes

 

5-Task-Polarization

8  IB IA Draft Due

 

 

9

Multiple Choice with Portfolio Assistance

 

10

Review

 

11

 

 

 

 

Culminating Activity

 

Calendar

17.       

 

Power and Energy Support Videos1

 

Power and Energy Support Videos2

12

13

Waves and Light Assessment

 

Portfolio due (Tasks #1-5, completed, in a folder)

 

Short Test

 

14

Energy Production (8.1)

 

Reading Task

 

1-Task – Energy Production

15

Energy Production (8.2) – Black Body Radiation / Albedo

 

Class Notes

 

2-Task-Energy Transfer

16

Energy Production (8.2) – Climate change

 

Class Notes

 

17

Energy Portfolio Due #1-2

 

MiniTest – MC with portfolio

 

18

 IB

IA Final Due Date

18.       

19

20

Review

 

Or

 

Astrophysics – Stellar Quantities

 

 

Class Notes

 

Cambridge Notes

 

SG-Stellar Quantities

 

Parallax Link

 

 

Video-Misconceptions Link

 

Known Universe Video

 

21

Review

 

Or

 

Astrophysics – Stellar Evolution

 

 

Class Notes

 

 

Video – Life Cycle of Stars – Longer

 

Video – Life Cycle of Stars

 

Video-Star Corpses

 

Video-BlackHole1

 

Video-BlackHole2

22

Review

 

Or

 

Astrophysics – Cosmology

 

 

Class Notes

 

Task - Astrophysics

 

Check In

 

 

Big Bang Tour

 

PBS -CMB – good

 

Nat Geo

 

Video - NatGeo

 

Black Holes

23

Final Exams – Pd 1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cosmology Videos

 

Minute Physics

 

Science, Rel. BB

 

Expanding Univer

 

Do We Expand

 

Picture of Big Bang

 

CMB

 

CMB polarization

 

24

Final Exams – Pd 2

 

 

Physics Tutorial / Help Available

1:00-3:00pm

2044

 

 

25

 

PBS Space Time Videos – lots of good stuff

19.       

26

25

Final Exams – Pd 4

 

Physics Tutorial / Help Available

1:00-3:00pm

2044

26

Final Exams – Pd 5

 

Physics Exam – 25%

 

Review Due – 5%

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20.       

 

PI – Relativity

 

 

Task - Worksheet

(Calgary-Van-675km)

 

Map of Canada

 

Video Link

PI – Beyond the Atom

 

 

Task – Worksheet

 

Video Link

Particle Wrap Up

 

 

Class Notes

 

PI – Quantum Reality

 

 

Task - Worksheet

 

Video Link

 

 

 

IB practice questions by Topic

 

Solutions will be stored in class in a solutions binder.

Topic 1 – Measurement

 

Measurement MC

 

Measurement ShortA

 

Measurement Extended

Topic 2 – Mechanics

 

 

Mechanics 1 MC

 

Mechanics 2 MC

 

Mechanics 1 ShortA

 

Mechanics 2 ShortA

 

Mechanics 1 Extended

Topic 3 – Thermal Physics

 

Thermal 1 MC

 

Thermal 2 MC

 

Thermal 1 ShortA

 

Thermal 1 Extended

Topic 4 – Waves

 

 

Waves 1 MC

 

Waves 2 MC

 

Waves 1 ShortA

 

Waves 2 ShortA

 

Waves 1 Extended

Topic 5

Topic 6

Topic 7

 

Topic 8

Topic 9

Option – D – Astrophysics

 

Practice Questions 2

 

Practice Questions 3