Daily Agenda

Physics in the Universe 2020-2021

2nd Semester

 
May 28
Periods 2-4-6
Techbook Connection- Unit 6: Stars and the Origins of the Universe
Final Exam Preparation

 

• Use this class period to work on your Unit 6 folder. 
• Make sure that you have completed all your work to use as you take the Final Exam.
• You will be allowed to have two windows open during the 32 question Final Exam, Schoology and your Google Unit 6 Folder.
• Cameras must be on during the entire Final Exam.
 
Final Exam Schedule June 2
 
Period 2- 8:30 am - 9:50 am
Period 4- 10:10 am - 11:30 am
Period 6- 12:05 am - 1:25 pm
 
May 27
Periods 1-3-5
Techbook Connection- Unit 6: Stars and the Origins of the Universe
Final Exam Preparation

 

• Use this class period to work on your Unit 6 folder. 
• Make sure that you have completed all your work to use as you take the Final Exam.
• You will be allowed to have two windows open during the 32 question Final Exam, Schoology and your Google Unit 6 Folder.
• Cameras must be on during the entire Final Exam.
 
Final Exam Schedule June 1
 
Period 1- 8:30 am - 9:50 am
Period 3- 10:10 am - 11:30 am
Period 5- 12:05 am - 1:25 pm
 
May 25
Periods 2-4-6
Techbook Connection- Unit 6: Stars and the Origins of the Universe
Assign 31- Constellations & Galaxies
Together-  Complete together the activity sheets for the Milky Way and Orion
Distance Learners, submit your individual responses in the Chat as requested.
On Your Own- View the 3 video segments with Brian Cox. 

Segment 1Measuring the Speed of Light

Segment 2Seeing Andromeda

Segment 3Hubble Ultra Deep Field

Use the attached Student Handout for your work. 

For each of the 3 video segments complete the following:
1. Write a minimum 4 sentence summary paragraph
2. Write 1 question with an answer. No true/false or yes/no questions.
• As always, answer all questions in BLUE.
 
May 24
Periods 1-3-5
Techbook Connection- Unit 6: Stars and the Origins of the Universe
Assign 31- Constellations & Galaxies
Together-  Complete together the activity sheets for the Milky Way and Orion
Distance Learners, submit your individual responses in the Chat as requested.
On Your Own- View the 3 video segments with Brian Cox. 

Segment 1Measuring the Speed of Light

Segment 2Seeing Andromeda

Segment 3Hubble Ultra Deep Field

Use the attached Student Handout for your work. 

For each of the 3 video segments complete the following:
1. Write a minimum 4 sentence summary paragraph
2. Write 1 question with an answer. No true/false or yes/no questions.
• As always, answer all questions in BLUE.
 
May 21
Periods 2-4-6
Techbook Connection- Unit 6: Stars and the Origins of the Universe
Assign 30- Organize Your Space and Star Groups
1st-  Follow along with the Organize Your Space Presentation
Submit your organization list in the Chat.
2nd- Use the text pages in order to complete the Star Groups Directed Reading 1-31.
• The answers are all in order by section.
• Use complete sentences for all written responses.
• As always, answer all questions in BLUE.
Next class there will be an Assignment Review and you may use your completed work as your resource.
 
May 20
Periods 1-3-5
Techbook Connection- Unit 6: Stars and the Origins of the Universe
Assign 30- Organize Your Space and Star Groups
1st-  Follow along with the Organize Your Space Presentation
Submit your organization list in the Chat.
2nd- Use the text pages in order to complete the Star Groups Directed Reading 1-31.
• The answers are all in order by section.
• Use complete sentences for all written responses.
• As always, answer all questions in BLUE.
Next class there will be an Assignment Review and you may use your completed work as your resource.
 
May 19 Rotating Wednesday
Period 5
Techbook Connection- Unit 6: Stars and the Origins of the Universe
Outer Space & Space Exploration videos
1. Watch the first video Outer Space
2. Answer the Video Guide questions 1-12.
3. Watch the second video Space Exploration
4. Answer the Video Guide questions 1-13. 
Enter your answers in blue. 
Submit by Thursday at 10:00 pm
• As always, answer all questions in BLUE.
• Spelling and proper punctuation count.
 
May 18
Periods 2-4-6
Techbook Connection- Unit 6: Stars and the Origins of the Universe
Assign 29- "More about Stars" with Physicist Brian Cox   

View the four video segments as Brian Cox explains more about stars. 

Segment 1- The H-R Diagram

Segment 2Spectroscopy of Stars

Segment 3Star Death and the Creation of Elements

Segment 4Supernova! Highest temperature in the Universe

Use the attached Student Handout for your work. 

For each of the 4 video segments complete the following:
1. Write a minimum 5 sentence summary paragraph
2. Write 2 questions with answers. No true/false or yes/no questions.
• As always, answer all questions in BLUE.
• Use proper punctuation and complete sentences that begin with capital letters.
See Schoology for attachments. Due tomorrow by 10:00 pm
 
May 17
Periods 1-3-5
Techbook Connection- Unit 6: Stars and the Origins of the Universe
Assign 29- "More about Stars" with Physicist Brian Cox   

View the four video segments as Brian Cox explains more about stars. 

Segment 1- The H-R Diagram

Segment 2Spectroscopy of Stars

Segment 3Star Death and the Creation of Elements

Segment 4Supernova! Highest temperature in the Universe

Use the attached Student Handout for your work. 

For each of the 4 video segments complete the following:
1. Write a minimum 5 sentence summary paragraph
2. Write 2 questions with answers. No true/false or yes/no questions.
• As always, answer all questions in BLUE.
• Use proper punctuation and complete sentences that begin with capital letters.
See Schoology for attachments. Due tomorrow by 10:00 pm
 
May 14
Periods 2-4-6
Techbook Connection- Unit 6: Stars and the Origins of the Universe
Assign 28- Gizmo Activity: H-R Diagram
Go to the Gizmo page and select H-R Diagram
Gizmo: H-R Diagram
1. Open the H-R Diagram Vocabulary page and review the terms together. Be sure to highlight key items. Save to your Google Science Folder.
2. Open the H-R Diagram Gizmo Handout and work through the sections in order.
3. Please take note of the 4 purple starred questions- Use your own words and provide your best sentence answers! 
•••Please be sure to answer the multiple choice questions beneath the Gizmo.•••
• As always, answer all questions in BLUE.
• Use proper punctuation and complete sentences that begin with capital letters.
See Schoology for details and due date.
 
May 13
Periods 1-3-5
Techbook Connection- Unit 6: Stars and the Origins of the Universe
Assign 28- Gizmo Activity: H-R Diagram
Go to the Gizmo page and select H-R Diagram
Gizmo: H-R Diagram
1. Open the H-R Diagram Vocabulary page and review the terms together. Be sure to highlight key items. Save to your Google Science Folder.
2. Open the H-R Diagram Gizmo Handout and work through the sections in order.
3. Please take note of the 4 purple starred questions- Use your own words and provide your best sentence answers! 
•••Please be sure to answer the multiple choice questions beneath the Gizmo.•••
• As always, answer all questions in BLUE.
• Use proper punctuation and complete sentences that begin with capital letters.
See Schoology for details and due date. 
 
May 12 Rotating Wednesday
Period 4
Techbook Connection- Unit 6: Stars and the Origins of the Universe
Outer Space & Space Exploration videos
1. Watch the first video Outer Space
2. Answer the Video Guide questions 1-12.
3. Watch the second video Space Exploration
4. Answer the Video Guide questions 1-13. 
Enter your answers in blue. 
Submit by Thursday at 10:00 pm
• As always, answer all questions in BLUE.
• Spelling and proper punctuation count.
 
May 11
Periods 2-4-6
Techbook Connection- Unit 6: Stars and the Origins of the Universe
Assign 27- Stellar Evolution
In this second section, you will gather information about stars and how they “age”.
1st-  Follow along with the Stellar Evolution Presentation
2nd- Use the text pages in order to complete the Directed Reading 1-33.
• The answers are all in order by section.
• Use complete sentences for all written responses.
• As always, answer all questions in BLUE.
See Schoology for details. Due by 10:00 pm Thursday night.
 
May 10
Periods 1-3-5
Techbook Connection- Unit 6: Stars and the Origins of the Universe
Assign 27- Stellar Evolution
In this second section, you will gather information about stars and how they “age”.
1st-  Follow along with the Stellar Evolution Presentation
2nd- Use the text pages in order to complete the Directed Reading 1-33.
• The answers are all in order by section.
• Use complete sentences for all written responses.
• As always, answer all questions in BLUE.
See Schoology for details. Due by 10:00 pm Wednesday night.
 
May 7
Periods 2-4-6
Techbook Connection- Unit 6: Stars and the Origins of the Universe
Assign 26- Gizmo Activity: Star Spectra
Go to the Gizmo page and select Star Spectra
Gizmo: Star Spectra
1. Open the Star Spectra Vocabulary page and review the terms together. Be sure to highlight key items. Save to your Google Science Folder.
2. Open the Star Spectra Student Handout and work through the sections in order.
•••Please be sure to answer the multiple choice questions beneath the Gizmo.••• 
• As always, answer all questions in BLUE.
• Use proper punctuation and complete sentences that begin with capital letters
 
May 6
Periods 1-3-5
Techbook Connection- Unit 6: Stars and the Origins of the Universe
Assign 26- Gizmo Activity: Star Spectra
Go to the Gizmo page and select Star Spectra
Gizmo: Star Spectra
1. Open the Star Spectra Vocabulary page and review the terms together. Be sure to highlight key items. Save to your Google Science Folder.
2. Open the Star Spectra Student Handout and work through the sections in order.
•••Please be sure to answer the multiple choice questions beneath the Gizmo.••• 
• As always, answer all questions in BLUE.
• Use proper punctuation and complete sentences that begin with capital letters.
 
May 5 Rotating Wednesday
Period 3
Techbook Connection- Unit 6: Stars and the Origins of the Universe
Outer Space & Space Exploration videos
1. Watch the first video Outer Space
2. Answer the Video Guide questions 1-12.
3. Watch the second video Space Exploration
4. Answer the Video Guide questions 1-13. 
Enter your answers in blue. 
Submit by Thursday at 10:00 pm
• As always, answer all questions in BLUE.
• Spelling and proper punctuation count.
 
May the 4th Be With You 
Periods 2-4-6
Techbook Connection- Unit 6: Stars and the Origins of the Universe
Assign 25- Characteristics of Stars
Today you will gather some introductory information about stars.
• Together, view the video “How Big is the Galaxy?”.  This will give you a better understanding of distances in space and the sizes of stars.
• Follow the attached text pages in order to complete the Study Guide questions 1-37.
• Use complete sentences for all written responses.
••• There is an extra credit option for this assignment entitled Parallax. If you choose to complete it, submit the completed handout with the assignment along with a photo of you and your set-up.
 
May 3
Periods 1-3-5
Techbook Connection- Unit 6: Stars and the Origins of the Universe
Assign 25- Characteristics of Stars
Today you will gather some introductory information about stars.
• Together, view the video “How Big is the Galaxy?”.  This will give you a better understanding of distances in space and the sizes of stars.
• Follow the attached text pages in order to complete the Study Guide questions 1-37.
• Use complete sentences for all written responses.
••• There is an extra credit option for this assignment entitled Parallax. If you choose to complete it, submit the completed handout with the assignment along with a photo of you and your set-up.
 
NOTICE!!! NOTICE!!! NOTICE!!! NOTICE!!! NOTICE!!! NOTICE!!!
For those of you who are taking the incredible opportunity to make up the assignments that you never completed, remember that the Due Date is Friday, April 30 by 10:00 pm. Send a message to me through Schoology when you have finshed your make-up work and include your Period Number and the Assignment Numbers that you submitted.
NOTICE!!! NOTICE!!! NOTICE!!! NOTICE!!! NOTICE!!! NOTICE!!!