Lesson Plans
Physical Science 5 1st Q 14.15 Lesson Plans
Week: 09/15/2014 Instructor: Patrick Merrick Academics
Main Idea: What is a force
Discussion: discuss forces and newtons 2nd law/ board word on equations/ discuss Newton's 3rd law
DEMO- swinging water / newton's cradle
Assessment: collect center of mass worksheet
assign newton's law wrksheet- due on Tuesday
CONDUCT self tipping box
assign words of the week- due on Friday
assign extra credit- due on Friday
Main Idea: What is a gravity?
Discussion: conduct gravity lab- show video on gravity lab
Assessment: collect newton's laws worksheet
collect gravity lab
Main Idea: what is gravity
Discussion: discuss the properties of gravity and how gravity operates- use 3b Friction Notes. doc
Assessment: assign gravity worksheet- due on Thursday
Main Idea: What did Einstein think about gravity
Discussion: discuss WHY gravity exists
DEMO- show video on Newton vs Einstein
Assessment: collect gravity wrk
Main Idea: What is Friction
Discussion: define friction and discuss 2 types
DEMO- show video on NASCAR and friction
Assessment: collect gravity wrk

collect extra credit