• NEWTON'S LAWS

You all remember the story of Isaac Newton sitting under an apple tree, well, it's time to understand his work and apply it to objects that move (and don't move). Let the force be with you!

Unit Outline

Day 1 - 4/22
New Seats
Intro Survey
Review Unit 5 Test – if graded
Notes, Slides 1-2:
Intro unit, mass/inertia
Demo:
Rock
Veritasium Video – “Three Incorrect Laws of Motion” (3 minutes total – can just show incorrect law 1)
Notes, Slide 3:
Newton’s First Law (show frictionless puck as demo or Video clip on slide 4)
Notes, Slides 4-5:
What is a force?, Types of Forces – Fg, FN, FF, FA
Inertia Demos
Notes, Slides 6-8:
Freebody diagrams and practice
Notes, Slide 9:
Newton’s 1st law summary
Worksheet
:  Freebody Diagrams (for website: same title)

Day 2 - 4/23
Review, Slides 10-12:
Show cartoons (scanned to power point) to review definitions of inertia, mass and 1st Law
Demo:
Table cloth
Review, Slide 13:
Physics Classroom – Check your Understanding (Newton’s Laws – Lesson 1)
Review, Slide 14:
Newton’s 1st Law Summary & Animations
Worksheet
: Freebody Diagrms (13 scenarios)…review from yesterday
Notes, Slides 15-16:
Net Force
Worksheet
:  Identifying forces (Wayne’s worksheet) (for website: Net Force)
Lab
– Weight vs. Mass
PLQ
Weight vs. Mass

Day 3 - 4/24
IPOD # 31
freebody
Demo:  Eggs
Notes, Slides 17-19:
Weight vs. Mass & 1 practice
Worksheet
:  Weight & Mass with Net F (Wayne’s worksheet) (for website: Weight & Mass with Net Force)
Worksheet
:  Physics Classroom I – inertia, 1st law, FBD (for website: Newton’s First Law Review)
HW:  Finish worksheet

Day 4 - 4/25
Review HW
IPOD # 32
freebody labeled (Net F conceptual)

LabFriction
Post Lab Quiz
– FF vs. FN

Day 5 - 4/26
Post Lab Quiz
– FF vs. FN
Notes/wrap-up
Friction
Slide 56:
Static vs. Kinetic Friction + equations
Simulation:
Phet Forces in 1D to show static vs. kinetic friction differences
Slides 57-59:
Practice problems
Worksheet
: Friction practice 1

Day 6 - 4/29
IPOD #33
friction
Quiz -
FBD, Newton's 1st law, weight vs. mass, simple net F, friction
Notes –
FBD angles & inclines
FC – Forces on Angles
Worksheet:  Forces on Angles

Day 7 - 4/30
Minute Physics Video – “How do Airplanes Fly”
Worksheet:  Forces on Angles
Lab Station Questions
Worksheet:  Freebody with Angles II #s 2,6,10,12
HW:  Finish above #s on worksheet

Day 8 - 5/1
Review HW
Veritasium Video – “Three Incorrect Laws of Motion” (3 minutes total – can just show incorrect law 2)
Lab
Newton’s 2nd Law Lab
HW:  # 1,3,5,9,11 Freebody with Angles

Day 9 - 5/2
Review HW
LabNewton’s 2nd Law Lab
Worksheet: Freebody Diagrams IV (fix my work)
Worksheet: Newton’s Laws # & 2-D Forces Problem Set
Newton’s Laws:
#s 1,2
2D Forces:
#s 2,8,13
HW: finish above #s

Day 10 - 5/3
Review HW
Post Lab Quiz
– Core Assessment 2
Notes
Newton’s 2nd Law
Slide 19:
Newton’s 2nd Law – net F = ma
Slides 20-22:
Practice problems drawing FBD and using 2nd Law – COMPLETE TOGETHER!
Slides 23-29:
Whiteboard practice problems – COMPLETE with PARTNER!
OR
Notes
– Use “Lab – Newton’s 2nd Law”

Day 11 - 5/6
"Baffling Balloon Behavior"
IPOD # 34 Newton’s 2nd
Notes
Solving for individual forces
FC – Newton’s 2nd, individual forces
Notes
Newton’s 2nd on incline
FC – Newton’s 2nd, inclines & angles
Worksheet: Newton’s Laws & 2-D Forces Problem Set
Newton’s Laws:
#s 6,14,23,24,25
2D Forces:
#s 7,9
HW:
Problem Set questions

Day 12 - 5/7
IPOD # 35 Newton’s 2nd & Individual Forces
Simulation:
Newton's 2nd
Review HW
Worksheet: Freebody Diagrams V

Quiz
Newton's 2nd Law (angles & inclines)
Worksheet: Newton’s Laws & 2-D Forces Problem Set
Newton’s Laws:
#s 7,8,26,27,30
2D Forces:
#s 10,24

Day 13 - 5/8
IPOD #36
T/F questions
Review HW
Veritasium Video
“Three Incorrect Laws of Motion”
Notes, Slides 47-48:

Newton’s 3rd Law
Demos: Balloons on a String, Fan Cart, Fire Hose
Worksheet: Friction II

HW:
finish worksheet

Day 14
- 5/9
Review HW
IPOD Extra 1
Kahoot: Forces & Newtons Laws
Worksheet: Review Sheet
Worksheet
: Study guide for Picture Web

Day 15 - 5/10
Unit 6 Test