Syllabus & Class Schedule


Date


Session


TBA


Reading Assignment

Physics: Principles with Applications, 6/E by Giancoli


TBA


Home Lab


Lab Report
Due Dates


Physics
Level




 













Monday, September 7

1


Electric Charge and Electric Field Chapter 16
Section 16-1 to 16-9, skip 16.6


   

Lab 1
Electrostatics: Charging Objects by Friction

Sep 14

Grades 6-12 



 













Monday, September 14

    2


Section 16-1 to 16-9, skip 16.6


   

Lab 2
Electrostatics:Detection of Charge


Sep 21

Grades 6-12 



 













Monday, September 21

    3


Section 16-1 to 16-9, skip 16.6


   

Lab 3
Charging by Induction

Sep 28


Grades 6-12 



 













Monday, September 28

    4


Section 16-1 to 16-9, skip 16.6


   

Lab 4
Van de Graaff Generator

Oct 5

Grades 6-12 



 













Monday, October 5

5



Section 16-1 to 16-9, skip 16.6


   

Lab 5
Coubomb's Inverse Square Law

Oct 12

Grades 6-12 



 













Monday, October 12
    6


Electric Currents Chapter 18 pg. 501 - 516
Section 18-1 to 18-8, skip 18-7


   

Lab 6
Simple Circuit, Breadboard, Multimeter

Oct 19


Grades 6-12 

 

 













Monday, October 19

    7


DC circuits Chapter 19 pg 526 - 532
Section 19-1 to 19-2


   

Lab 7
Ohm's Law

Oct 26



Grades 6-12 



 













Monday, October 26

    8



DC Circuits Chapter 19 pg 532 - 537
Section 19-3 to 19-4


   

Lab 8
Kirchhoff's Laws

Nov 2


Grades 6-12




 













Monday, November 2

    9


Electric Potential Chapter 17 pg 482 - 487 Sect. 7,8, and 9; Ch 19 pg. 538-542, Sect 19-5, and 19-6


   

Lab 9
Capacitors

Nov 9


Grades 6-12




 













Monday, November 9

   10


Magnetism Chapter 20 Pg 560 - 562, 578 - 580, Sect. 20-1, 20-12


   


Nov 16


Grades 6-12




 













Monday, November 16

   11


Magnetism Chapter 20 Pg 563 - 575, Sect. 20-2 through Sect. 20-9


  

Lab 11
Oersted and Ampere


Nov 23


Grades 6-12




 













Monday, November 23

    12


Magnetism Chapter 20 Pg 576 - 577, Sect. 20-10


   

Lab 12
Electromagnetism


Nov 30


Grades 6-12 



 













Monday, November 30

    13


Electromagnetic Induction and Faraday's Law Chapter 21 Pg 590 - 604, Sect. 21-1 through Sect.21-7


   

Lab 13
Faraday and Lenz's Law


Dec 7


Grades 6-12 



 













Monday, December 7

14



Electromagnetic Induction and Faraday's Law Chapter 21 Pg 590 - 604, Sect. 21-1 through Sect.21-7


   

Lab 14
Electric Motors


Dec 14


Grades 6-12 




 













Monday, December 14




Final Examination


   

Final Examination