Thursday, 2/5/15

Learning Objectives:

  • To calculate average speed of  a moving object and distinguish between instantaneous speed and average speed
  • To create and interpret distance-time graphs for objects moving at constant and non-constant speeds

Learning Activities:

  1. Do Now- Copy down today’s homework assignment in your planner; Get out yesterday’s homework; Get out your science notebook and add to the Table of Contents; Set up pp.74-75 properly for today’s lesson
  2. Periods 4, 6, & 7- Motion Experiment- Complete “This graph shows…because” statement and “Today I learned…” sticky note for Motion Experiment on p.73- Stick to Understanding Connections pp.70-71
  3. Model- Calculating Speed
  4. Practice- Calculating Speed


Motion Explanation on p.74 in ISN