• Electric Charges, and Fields Unit

    Content Literacy- You need to be familiar with the follow terms/concepts for use and completion of this unit.

    Atomic Structure

    Electrons

    Protons

    3 Ways to Charge

    Conductor

    Insulator

    Polarization

    Grounding

    Coulomb’s Law

    Electric Force

    Electric Field

    Drawing Electric Field Lines

     

    Calculations- You need to be familiar with the following equations and be comfortable rearranging them for unknown variables.

    q = n e-

    F = k (q1 * q2)/r2

    E = k q/r2

     

    Time Line  ~2 1/2 weeks (Subject to change depending on flow)

    Date

    Monday

    Tuesday

    Wednesday

    Thursday

    Friday

     

    2/13

     

    Introduction Activity

     

     

     

    Tesla Video

     

     

    Go Over Momentum Test

     

     

    Review Intro Activity & Notes and Demos

     

    Notes and Demos

     

    HW: Practice #1

     

     

    2/20

     

     

    Presidents Day

    No School

     

    Go Over Practice #1

    Introduce Electroscope Lab

     

    Electroscope Lab

     

    HW: Lab Analysis

     

    Go Over

    Electroscope Lab

     

    Notes and Demos

     

    Notes and Demos

     

    HW: Practice #2

     

    2/27

     

    Go Over Practice #2

     

     

     

     

    Van de Graaff Demos

     

    Unit Review

     

    Go Over Unit Review

     

    **Unit Test**

     

    **This Unit’s Quiz or Quizzes will be Pop Quiz style and unannounced.

    See me if you need additional help understanding the concepts or calculations.

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Last Modified on February 27, 2017