Formerly teaching General Biology and General Chemistry. Formerly teaching General Physics, Honors Physics Currently Teaching Physical Science (physics and Earth science) and Chemistry Principles... subject to change without notice.
Fri, Apr 05, 2019 7:52 AM in Computational Model
I am not convinced that when the standards say "computational model" they mean a computer simulation. I believe they intend students to use mathematical formulas to show the relationships. If you look at
you will see most of the lessons are hands on activites. (I hope the link works for you) ...
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Thu, Apr 04, 2019 9:14 AM in Computational Model
I do a lab on the mechanical equivalent of heat that I really enjoy. http://www.gigaphysics.com/Mechanical_Equivalent_Heat.pdf http://boomeria.org/labsphys/physlabook/lab22.pdf I think what I have done is similar to the second link. I like this because it has different types of energy conversions.
Wed, Jan 30, 2019 10:11 AM in Conservation of Mass and Energy Lesson
A classic experiment on the conservation of mass is mixing baking soda and vinegar in a sealed ziplock bag. This lab is similar to what I have done. http://www.mlbgsd.k12.pa.us/cms/lib/PA09000085/Centricity/Do...s_lab4.pdf
You can use small plastic cups instead of beakers. I'm not sure how you could relate it to the periodic table, other than looking up the elements in ...
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