Winter 2010

PSC-Physical Science 102

The Physical Environment: Atoms and Molecules

 

 

Section 01 & 02

Instructor: Nancy Stauch

MWF: 9 - 11:00 p.m.

Building 38, Room 123

 

Section 03 & 04

Intructor: Lola Berber-Jimenez

MWF: 11 - 1:00 p.m.

Building 38, Room 123

Dr. Berber's office hours

       

 
 
 
   
 
 

Week
Monday
Wednesday
Friday

Journal

entry

1

January 4-8

Introduction

Log-in

Activity 4.1-Gases

HW: Journal #1 R/R
* buy text, journal and goggles :)



 

Activity 4.2

Activity 4.2 HW # 1 (assignment)

Activity 4.2 HW # 2 (assignment) If you have PSET first edition here is the 4.2 HW # 2 as .doc

HW: JOURNAL # 2 R/R
remember...25-35!!

Activity 4.3

HW: Journal # 3 R/R Finish Act 4.3 HW 1 & 2. Print out Scientist's ideas below:

Blackboard Scientist Ideas .pdf

M # 1

W # 2

F #3

2

January 11-15

Activity 4.4

HW- Study for Quiz!

Chapter 4 quiz

Activity 5.1

HW- Complete on-line surveys- DUE in one week!

HW 5.1

(last day to add & drop)

 

Activity 5.2

HW- Journal # 5 R/R and 5.2 homework. Start in notebook vocabulary/glossary pages

M # 4

 

F # 5

3

January 18-22

ACADEMIC HOLIDAY

M.L. KING

Activity 5.3

HW 5.3

HW Journal # 6 R/R and HW 5.3 children's ideas -won't collect but will discuss in class

Activity 5.4

HW Journal # 7 R/R-Summarizing questions of activity 5.3 and HW 5.4

 

W # 6

F # 7

4

January 25-29

Finish HW 5.4

Activity 5.5

HW- Journal # 8 R/R; Print Scientist ideas for Wed; Exam # 1 Friday (journal check # 2 from 5-9)

Blackboard Scientist ideas

Activity 5.6

Activity 5.7

HW- Journal #9 R/R; (Journal check # 2 from 5-9 on Monday!) Key for activity 5.4

Activity 5.6 HW in class

Review Chapter 4 & 5

Enrichment Day: Mentos, hand-warmers/supersaturated solutions and Gold Panning

M # 8

W # 9

M# 10

5

Feb 1-5

Exam # 1 (chapters 4 & 5)

Journal check # 2 from # 5-9 & Academic Vocabulary pages for PSC-102-03/04

Activity 6.1

HW Journal # 11 R/R; HW 6.1

Activity 6.2

HW 6.2- collect journals

 

W # 11

F # 12

6

Feb 8-12

Activity 6.3 (Bring safety goggles!)

Atomic model ppt

RAP

HW Journal #13 R/R

Activity 6.3 continued

HW Journal # 14 R/R

Activity 6.4

Periodic Table- print your copy!

HW Journal # 15 R/R; review activities 1-4; read HW 6.4- will do in class on Tuesday-practice quiz for Chapter 6 sections 1-4 coming up in BB!

 

M # 13

W # 14

F # 15

7

Feb 15-19

Monday Holiday

Washington

Tuesday- Classes follow Monday schedule

Activity 6.4 continued- HW 6.4 in class

Element song

HW Journal # 16 R/R & Ch 6.1-4 Practice Quiz on BB

Activity 6.5

HW Journal # 17 R/R; on-line quiz, Activity 6.5 completed!; print Scientist Ideas! and bring goggles on Friday

Review of 6.5-come prepared!

Activity 6.6

Activity 6.7

Blackboard Scientist Ideas-print!

Bring goggles! (sandals OK)

HW Journal #18 R/R; Finish on-line quiz. Remeber to be ready for exam # 2 this weekend and check journal.

T # 16

W # 17

F # 18

8

Feb 22-26

Activity 6.7 continued/Review

Demos: Physical or chemical change? Octect rule game

HW Journal # 19 R/R

Exam # 2 (Ch 6-all)

periodic table

Journal Check (#10-19)

PET Activity 5.1

Don't have PET? Go to Blackboard to print your own copies of these activities.

HW Journal # 20 R/R

M # 19

F # 20

9

March 1-5

No class today!

PET Activity 5.2

HW Journal # 21 R/R; Activity 5.2 HW

 

PET Activity 5.3

HW Journal # 22 R/R; Activity 5.3 HW

 

W # 21

F # 22

10

March 8-12

PET Activity 5.4 & PET Activity 5.5

HW 5.4; Activity 5.5 summarizing questions; Journal #13 R/R; Print pot scientist ideas

 

PET Activity 5.6

Blackboard Scientist Ideas

Please complete the TWO PSET & PET post-survey by Sunday!

Summary of Electricity

Review!

Final review/evaluations

Final on Monday! Final journal check (20-25 on Monday)

M # 23

W # 24

Finals

 

Section 01- MONDAY 7-10 am

Section 02- MONDAY 10-1 pm