Sept. 23-27, 2013

Monday:
Answer Bellwork assignment:
1. Explain the difference between a step-up transformer and a step-down transformer.
Review the main ideas of chapter 7 Electricity page 217
Answer the Chapter 7 Review questions 1-13 on page 218 including the bubble map on page 219
Tuesday:
Answer Bellwork assignment:1. Read page 248.2. What does MRI stand for?3. Explain how MRI works. 
answer the post-assessment on chapter 7 Electricity.
answer the pre-assessment on magnetism.
define all vocab words in chapter 8 and draw an illustration of each vocab word.
Wednesday:
Answer Bellwork assignment: 1. Explain what a wave is and give an example.
Read chapter 10  section 1 in groups of 2 ( based on ability) and make their own notes after reading each paragraph orally to each other.2. answer the Self Check questions on page 295 (1-5).
answer the chapter 10 section 1 Directed Reading and Reinforcement questions pertaining to Waves
explain any misconceptions of this section by using a power point to discuss the notes.
Thursday:
Bellwork assignment: 1. Explain the difference between a transverse wave and a compressional wave. 2. Draw a sketch of each
Read chapter10 section 2 in groups of 2 ( based on ability) and make their own notes after reading each paragraph orally to each other.
Answer the Self Check questions on page 301 (1-5).
Answer the chapter 8 section 2 Directed Reading and Reinforcement questions pertaining to Wave properties
Draw and label the parts of both transverse waves and compressional waves
Friday:
Answer Bellwork assignment: 1. Explain the difference between wavelength and amplitude in a transverse wave. 2. Explain the difference between wavelength and amplitude in a compressional wave.
Read chapter 10 section 3 in groups of 2 ( based on ability) and make their own notes after reading each paragraph orally to each other.
Answer the chapter 10 section 3 Directed Reading and Reinforcement questions pertaining to Waves.
Create a Venn diagram to compare and contrast transverse waves and compressional waves
Perform the Mini Lab Experimenting with Resonance on page 311

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