Basic Physics

 

Objectives:

 

·        To develop an understanding of Newton’s Laws

·        To develop an understanding of work, energy, and power

·        To increase knowledge and problem solving skills in the science area

·        To increase vocabulary and reading comprehension in the science area for the GED or other educational goals

 

Outcomes:

 

·        To read and take notes on the physics classroom site

·        To correctly complete the online quizzes found on the site.

 

 Warm-Up:

 

Read about basic physics concepts.  This material is found in any basic science or GED preparation book.

 

New Instruction:

 

1.      Click on site and take good notes

2.      Take online quiz after reading through the topics.

  Note:  All note-taking activities have no answer keys.

Webpage Title/Content

Grade Level

GED

College

Prep.

Teacher created worksheet

Online test, quiz or interactive activity

Newton’s Laws

(Read through Lesson 1-4.)

11-12

Yes

Yes

No

Online interactive worksheet  found throughout the tutorial.

Work, Energy, and Power

11-12

Yes

Yes

No

Online interactive worksheet  found throughout the tutorial.

 

Feedback and Review:

 

After reading through the site, go through the interactive worksheets found thought the tutorial.

 

Transfer of Knowledge or Skills:

 

1.   Go to the following site and have fun exploring basic physic concepts.

2.     Explore other topics found on “the Physics Classroom” site.

 

Webpage Title/Content

Grade Level

GED

College

Prep.

Teacher created worksheet

Online test, quiz or interactive activity

Physics simulations-Fear of Physics

9-12

Yes

Yes

No

This is a site that allows the user to set up simulations of basic physics concepts.

“The Physics Classroom”

11-12

Yes

Yes

No

Online interactive worksheet found throughout the tutorial.

 

 

Click here F to return to Science Homepage.