Feb 25  March 1
Physics Lesson Plans
Week of Feb 25 – March 1
Monday:

Prebell – Vector Problems

Review Guide/Practice Problems – students will work on these in groups

Go over some of the problems together as a class

Review some of the conceptual problems from tomorrow’s test

Closure – Review for test
Tuesday:

Prebell – Give students one of the projectile motion problems from the test to work out

Test

After the test, students will read through section 41 on Force and Motion and answer advanced questions.

Closure – discuss what students have read
Wednesday:

Prebell – What is meant by the term force?

Notes/Lecture:

Force – what is a force? What are the units of force? What can we used to measure force?

Newton’s laws of motion

Give examples of Newton’s Laws of motion in real life situations

Students will state Newton’s laws of motion in their own words

Solving Problems with Newton’s Second Law of Motion

Closure – Exit Slip (Give an example that illustrates one of Newton’s Laws of Motion)
Thursday:

Prebell – Laws of Motion worksheet

Practice with Newton’s second law

Notes/ Lecture: Types of Forces:

Normal Force

Gravity

Friction

Gravity Problems

Friction Problems

Closure – Reflective Paragraph
Friday:

Prebell –

Lecture/Notes – More on Friction:

Types of Friction

Friction on Falling Objects

What forces act on an airplane?

Solve problems dealing with friction

Closure – review problems
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