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                                                                                                                        ( 12/11/17   Monday )

   * Activity 2.31 :  Particles’ motion, temperature and energy are highly related.    
                                                                                                                 




     2.31.a        In order to understand the relationship between kinetic energy and particles’
                        motion we do this Review that allows us to keep two concepts related.

                                                                                                                               ( 10 points ).



      2.31.b       Read the text and look carefully at the drawings describing the particles’
                        movement.  After that, answer the suggested questions.

                                                                         

                                                                                                                               ( 10 points ).



      2.31.c       Complete the following tasks and the wordsearch.

                                                                         
                                                                                                                               ( 10 points ).









                                                                                                                         ( 12/12/17   Tuesday )

   * Activity 2.32 :  Faster particles when hotter.    
                                                                                                                 


      2.32.a        Today we finish the  tasks   we didn’t yesterday.


                                                                                                                              ( 10 points ).








                                                                                                                          ( 12/13/17   Wednesday )

   * Activity 2.33 :  Temperature, motion and kinetic energy.  Milk poster.    
                                                                                                                 




        2.33.a        Use these pics from the papers given to prepare this poster :

                                                                                                                             
                                                                      MILK POSTER


                                                         POSTER AND WHITEBOARD


                                                                Particles in motion  pics for the poster.



                                                                                                                            ( 20 points ).





  
          2.33.b       Read the text about the particles’ motion and answer the questions :



                                                                                     TEXT


                                                                                                                            ( 10 points ).











                                                                                                                          ( 12/14/17   Thursday )

   * Activity 2.34 :  Energy and states, solid, liquid and gas. Temperature and kinetic energy.    
                                                                                                                 


    
           2.34.a      Look up the following outlines and draw the proper particles in motion.




                                                                                                                              ( 10 points ).



            2.34.b      Read the text and answer the questions.



                                                                                                                              ( 10 points ).





            2.34.c      Copy these outlines about particles’ states at your notebook.



                                                                                                                              ( 10 points ).












                                                                                                                                 ( 12/15/17   Friday )

   * Activity 2.35 :  Under construction.    
                                                                                                                 


    
             2.35.a     Under construction.


                                                                                                                                  ( 10 points ).












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* Activity 2.26 : Catapult involves kinetic, potential and mechanical energies.    ( 12/4/17   Monday )




    2.26.a        In order to review what you learned last friday about the mechanical energy
                      involved when using a catapult, check this  PAPER  and answer the questions  
                      about this mechanical device.
                      


                                                                                                                                  ( 15 points ).




    2.26.b        Word search about mechanical energy and catapult.

                                                
                                                                                                                                    ( 5 points ).





    2.26.c        Fill out the gaps on the text using the words given.


                                                                                                                                   ( 10 points ).





     2.26.d       You can learn a lot more about this kind of devices at this LINK.










* Activity 2.27 : Showing Catapult. Kinetic, potential and mechanical energies.    ( 12/5/17   Tuesday )




    2.27.a        Make the poster indicated by your teacher as in the example.
                      Follow his instructions and use the pictures given.



                                                                     POSTER TO DO

                               
                                                              Pics to cut for the poster







* Activity 2.28 :  Do the following activities about thermal energy.                    ( 12/6/17   Wednesday )
                            First you have a reviewing activity about catapults.




    2.28.a        Reviewing activity about catapults.    
                                                                                                                             ( 10 points ).



                                                                                                                             ( 10 points ).




    2.28.c        Friction force causing thermal energy
                                                                                                                             ( 10 points ).





                                                                            ( Drawing )

                                                                                                                             ( 10 points ).







* Activity 2.29 :  Radiation and convection. Thermal energy in a pot.           ( 12/7/17   Thursday )
                            



      2.29.a        Draw these PICS about radiation at your paper and write the description on it.


                                                                          PIC 1  about solar radiation.

                                                                     PIC 2  about electromagnetic spectrum and energy.

                                                                          Paper to draw these two pics.

                                                                                                                              ( 10 points ).




      2.29.b         Use the given material to show how water molecules move when
                         heating a pot on the heater.


                                                                         Exemple to make.
 
                                                                    Template with pieces to cut


                                                                                                                             ( 20 points ).





       2.29.         Fill in the sun’s shape crossword using the right words for each gap.


                                                                         Sun’s crossword.


                                                                                                                              ( 10 points ).







* Activity 2.30 :  Test about mechanical and thermal energies.                    ( 12/8/17   Friday )
                            



      2.30.a        Friday TEST about mechanical and thermal energies.


                                                                                                                              ( 20 points ).




      2.30.b        Heat and thermal energy exercise ( words-gaps to choose ).


                                                                                                                             ( 10 points ).





       2.30.c        Make these drawing in the given papers about thermal energy convection and 
                         conduction.

                                                                                Pics to draw.


                                                               CONDUCTION

                                                                   CONVECTION

                                                                   RADIATION


                                                                                                                              ( 10 points ).








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* Activity 2.21   :   Roller coaster and energy.                             ( 11/27/17   Monday )




              KINETIC AND POTENTIAL


          2.21.a        Roller coaster and kinetic , potential energies.


                           Watch these pics and draw the roller coaster in your paper
                           indicating in each point what kind of energy is acting and how
                           potential and kinetic energies are changing in one another.


                    PICTURE 1                                     PICTURE 2                                 PICTURE 3

                                                           


                              You can remember here what kinetic energy is.


                                                                                                                                ( 10 points ).








             2.21.b        Roller coaster. Work out potential and kinetic energies.


                               Check the following roller coaster and considering each point’s hight
                               and the speed given, work out potentials and kinetics energies at the
                               different spots at this roller coaster.




                                                                     ROLLER COASTER




                                                                                                                                 ( 10 points ).










* Activity 2.22: Total mechanical energy, kinetic plus potential energies.  ( 11/28/17  Tuesday )




     2.22.a      Check the paper given  to you and work out the total Mechanical energy the ball
                     has at every different spot on the hills.




                                                                                                                                 ( 10 points ).






      2.22.b     At the following LINK check what Mechanical energy is and what it has to do
                     with potential and kinetic energy. 
                     Open a google doc file and explain there what mechanical energy is and explain
                     also what relationship is established among mechanical and kinetic and potential
                     energies.




                                                                                                                                   ( 10 points ).












* Activity 2.23   :   Roller coaster simulator.                                         ( 11/29/17   Wednesday )



    2.23.a        Roller coaster. Work out potential and kinetic energies.



- Check this simulator on a roller coaster and explain whats happening at the different most 
important spots on it.  Draw the path the car follows and write down the car’s biggest and smallest speed and say in which place or spot on its way the car gets them.






                                                                                                                                ( 5 points ).





     2.23.b        Come up with a situation, like a roller coaster or you riding a bike on a hill, in
                       which you indicate your mass, the hight, and then work out kinetic, potential and 
                       mechanical energies.



                                                                                                                                ( 10 points ).






      2.23.c     At the following LINK check what Mechanical energy is and what it has to do
                     with potential and kinetic energy. 
                     Open a google doc file and explain there what mechanical energy is and explain
                     also what relationship is established among mechanical and kinetic and potential
                     energies.




                                                                                                                                   ( 10 points ).










* Activity 2.24   :   Mechanical energy important statements.            ( 11/30/17   Thursday )




    2.24.a        Check this LINK and answer the following questions about mechanical
                      energy


 
                     1.  What is the mechanical energy?.

                     2.  What do kinetic energy and potential energy have to do with mechanical
                          energy?.

                     3. What does law of conservation of energy say?.

                     4. Can mechanical energy be destroyed?.
                         What can it be converted to?.

                     5. What the mechanical energy of an object is associated with?.

                     6. Do heat and mechanical energy have some kind of connection?
                         Which one?.

                     7. The job of a hydroelectric plant is to make electrical from the mechanical
                         energy.  How and from what kind of matter stored in dams?.

                     8. If an object contains mechanical energy, What ability does it have to?.

                     9. Every object that has motion has mechanical energy. Is it true?
                         Why?.

                   10. Every object that has a high position but does not move, cannot show
                         mechanical energy. But every object in the same situation but in motion, 
                         does show mechanical energy.  WHY?  Why only objects in motion can show
                         mechanical energy?.


                         


                                                                                                                                     ( 10 points ).






2.24.b     At the following LINK check what Mechanical energy is and what it has to do
                     with potential and kinetic energy. 
                     Open a google doc file and explain there what mechanical energy is and explain
                     also what relationship is established among mechanical and kinetic and potential
                     energies.




                                                                                                                                   ( 10 points ).







* Activity 2.25 : Catapult involves kinetic, potential and mechanical energies.    ( 12/1/17   Friday )



  2.25.a        Build a catapult like this following your teacher’s instructions.
                    After that, answer the questions you see below about this mechanical device.



                                                                          CATAPULT


                    Questions to be answered :

   
                     1)  How does the catapult work?.

                     2)  Where does the force and energy come from to make it work?.

                     3)  What kind of energy is transferred to?.

                     4)  Draw an outline and explain how you did it.


                                                                                                                                  ( 25 points ).







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* Activity 2.19   :   Working out potencial energy.                           ( 11/20/17   Monday )






          2.19.a        Potencial energy’s problems.

                             To calculate Potential energy you only have to multiply gravity, mass
                             and hight.   Gravity’s acceleration you know is 9.8m/s2 , mass must
                             come in kilograms and hight in meters.

                                                                        GPE = m.g.h


                     
                                      Now watch these problems and try to do the following doing 
                                      the same :




                                                                PROBLEMS TO SOLVE.





        -  The following are a few more problems to do :


          Problem 1 :     LINK FOR PROBLEM 1.




  

           Problem 2 :    LINK FOR PROBLEM 2.





          Problem 3 :     LINK FOR PROBLEM 3.




                                                                                                                          ( 10 points ).










* Activity 2.20   :   Several potential energy cases.                     ( 11/21/17   Tuesday )




          2.20.a        Potencial energy situations.

                             Check the PAPER and work out the potential energy in each state
                             of the movement.



                                                                                                                            ( 10 points ).




           2.20.b        Check the ways a family has in order to save energy when preparing
                              the Thanksgiving meal. Do a report in a google docs indicating the
                              3 most important measures you consider to save energy :



                                                        ENERGY 1                  ENERGY 2 





                                                                                                                            ( 5  points ).

















* Activity 2.17   :   Reviewing and working out potential energy .            ( 11/16/17   Thursday )



      2.17.a    Do the papers and word search given to you today.

                        Links to check :   LINK 1    and   LINK 2  and   LINK 3 check it here !!



                                                               Paper 1

                                                               Paper 2

                                                               Paper 3   ( Word search ).

                                                                                                                          ( 10 points ).




         2.17.b    Read and check the following information. After that, use the formula to
                       work out the potential energy at the following wordings: (use a google docs).


                        1)  A stone falling from a building 250m high.

                        2)  A child of 50kg falling after jumping up until 0.6m high.

                        3)  A beisball falling after being thrown from 25m high.

Potential Energy is the stored energy of an object given its position relative to a body. Gravitational potential energy is one type of potential energy and is equal to the product of the object’s mass (m), the acceleration caused by gravity (g), and the object’s height (h) as distance from the surface of the ground (the body).

                                        

                                     

                        GPE = 3kg * 9.8m/s2 * 5m = 490J       (490 Joules ).


                                                                                                                                       ( 5 points ).














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* Activity 2.14   :   Elastic potencial energy.                                             ( 11/13/17   Monday )




               ELASTIC POTENCIAL ENERGY.


          2.14.a        Toothpicks’ elastic potencial energy.

                            Follow the instructions given by your teacher about setting the toothpicks
                            and watch out for what’s happening.     Notice the aftermath and answer
                            these questions ( use a piece of paper or a google docs ) :


                               1)  What has happended to the toothpicks once you added the water?.

                               2)  How would you explain what has happened?. What do you think about?.

                               3)  Which way do you think potencial energy has been involved in?.

                               4)  Where do you think potencial energy was stored in before adding water?.




                                                                                                                                  ( 15 points ).






           2.14.b        Potencial energy.

                             Look up the following LINK.   Later,  answer these questions :


                             5)  What is potencial energy?.

                             6)  What is then elastic potencial energy?.

                             7)  Would you change your answers to the some of the previous questions
                                  asked at the activity 2.14.a ?.

                             8)  What do you think is the difference between the potencial energy involved 
                                  in toothpicks’ activity and the potencial energy involved when you let
                                  drop a ball to the ground?.

                             9)  Either we consider elastic potencial energy or potencial energy, both
                                  can end and be transformed in a different kind of energy. What is it?.



                                                                                                                                 ( 10 points ).








* Activity 2.15   :   Energy, forces and motion.                                             ( 11/14/17   Tuesday )






          2.15.a    Transferring potential energy into kinetic energy throughout centrifugal force.

                     Follow the instructions given by your teacher in order to set up 
                     the device using the Straw, the balloon, tape and paper clip.

                     When you have it ready, watch out what happens when you blow 
                     it up. After finishing, answer the following questions.

                                                                                                                ( 10 points ).



           2.15.b   When finished the experience, answer the following questions :


                         a) Which is the energy you used to make the device move?.

                         b) After blowing the balloon, what is the energy obtained when moving?.

                         c)  What is the force used for blowing the balloon?.

                         d)  What kind of force is making the device spin when air withdraws from
                              the balloon?.

                         e)  How many kind of energies and forces are involved in this experience?.
                              Name them.


                                                                                                                                       ( 10 points ).








* Activity 2.16   :   Balloon spinner questions .                                       ( 11/15/17   Wednesday )




          2.16.a   Do and answer the following questions  yesterday you couldn’t do :



                         a) Which is the energy you used to make the device move?.

                         b) After blowing the balloon, what is the energy obtained when moving?.

                         c)  What is the force used for blowing the balloon?.

                         d)  What kind of force is making the device spin when air withdraws from
                              the balloon?.

                         e)  How many kind of energies and forces are involved in this experience?.
                              Name them.



                                                                                                                                       ( 10 points ).




            2.16.b   Now check this LINK 1    and   LINK 2  about gravitational potential energy and answer                                    these questions :


                      a) What does gravity have to do with the potential energy?.

                      b) In what direction is always going gravity?.

                      c) Do all the things fall at the same speed?

                          Why?   Who demonstrated that?.

                      d) Why was the Pissa tower important to demostrate gravity and the
                          same speed all objects fall down to earth?.

                      e) Who was Galileo?.

                      f)  What GPE means?

                          Explain what you think GPE is with your own words.

                      g) How many kinds of potential energy can we have?   Check it here !!
 
                          Summarize the most important of each of them.


                       i) Draw the Pissa tower and two objects falling at the same time just
                          as Galileo did in his experiment.


                                                                                                                                        ( 10 points ).




           






2.16.e        >  Here you have a brief outline about what potential energy is :


             Potential Energy is the stored energy of an object given its position relative to a body. Gravitational potential energy is one type of potential energy and is equal to the product of the object’s mass (m), the acceleration caused by gravity (g), and the object’s height (h) as distance from the surface of the ground (the body).

                                        

                                     

                                GPE = 3kg * 9.8m/s2 * 5m = 490J       (490 Joules ).









* Activity 2.17   :   Reviewing and working out potential energy .            ( 11/16/17   Thursday )


         2.17.a    Read and check the following information. After that, use the formula to
                       work out the potential energy at the following wordings: (use a google docs).


                        1)  A stone falling from a building 250m high.

                        2)  A child of 50kg falling after jumping up until 0.6m high.

                        3)  A beisball falling after being thrown from 25m high.

Potential Energy is the stored energy of an object given its position relative to a body. Gravitational potential energy is one type of potential energy and is equal to the product of the object’s mass (m), the acceleration caused by gravity (g), and the object’s height (h) as distance from the surface of the ground (the body).

                                        

                                     

                        GPE = 3kg * 9.8m/s2 * 5m = 490J       (490 Joules ).


                                                                                                                                       ( 5 points ).




           2.17.b    Do the papers and word search given to you today.

                        
                                                               

                                                                    Paper 1

                                                               Paper 2

                                                               Paper 3   ( Word search ).



                                                                                                                                       ( 10 points ).









* Activity 2.18   :   Potential and kinetic energies' Test .                           ( 11/17/17   Friday )




          2.18.a   Open a google docs and copy  these questions and answer them.
                       Do it carefully since it is for your summative grade.

 
Choose the best answer to each of the following questions. Good luck!
1. Niagara Falls is a good example of :
a. Kinetic energy being transformed into potential energy
b. Potential energy being transformed into kinetic energy
c. Energy being lost
d. Energy being created.
2. When energy moves from one form to another it is said to be _______________________.
a. Transfixed
b. Transformed
c. Eliminated
d. Lost.
.






3. On a day when the air is still a windmill still possesses
a. potential energy
b. kinetic energy
c. chemical energy
d. gravitational energy


4. The energy associated with motion is called
a. Kinetic energy
b. Elastic potential energy
c. Gravitational potential energy
d. Nuclear.


5.Moving water can be used to produce electricity because
a. Most forms of energy can be converted into other forms.
b. Energy cannot be converted into other forms.
c. Potential energy can be converted into kinetic energy, but not vice
versa.
d. Kinetic energy can be converted into potential energy, but not vice
versa.



6. Which of the following has kinetic energy?.


a. A rock poised for a fall
b. An archer’s bow that is drawn back
c. A rolling bowling ball
d. A car waiting at a red light

7. Unlike kinetic energy, potential energy is
a. Energy of motion
b. Stored
c. Conserved
d. Not measurable
8. Potential energy that depends on height is called
a. Kinetic energy
b. Gravitational potential energy
c. Elastic potential energy
d. Mechanical energy
9. What type of energy does a spinning turbine have?.


                 a. Electrical energy.
                 b. Nuclear energy.
                 c. Thermal energy.
                 d. Kinetic energy.


10. What is energy?

A. The ability to react chemically.
B. Anything on the periodic table.
C. The ability to change matter.
D. Only things that are moving have energy.





11. How are potential energy and kinetic energy different?

A. Potential energy is stored energy and kinetic energy is energy of motion.
B. Potential energy is energy of motion and kinetic energy is stored energy.
C. Potential energy is thermal energy and kinetic energy is radiant energy.
D. Potential energy is gravity and kinetic energy is chemistry.

12. Imagine a man bowling. In this case the bowling ball has

A. Potential
B. Kinetic
C. Radiant
D. Nuclear                      ( 10 points ).






        2.18.b     Go to this LINK, make play and do the  QUIZ .


                                                                                                                                              ( 10 points ).





        2.18.c   Look up the questions at the following link. Copy them and
                     paste them in your google docs and answer the QUIZ.


                                                                                                                       ( 10 points ).                                                                                                                              








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* Activity 2.9   :   Water power. Electricity generation.                              ( 11/6/17   Monday )





                   HYDRO (WATER) POWER.


          2.9.a                      Look up the following Electricity generation link and answer the
                                          questions given to you today. 
                                                                                                                                         ( 10 points ).




          2.9.b                     Read what is said at the following LINK and afterwards answer the
                                       following questios.  You can do it thoughout using a google docs.
                                                    

                                        a) What is the force used in an hydroplant in order to generate
                                            electricity?.

                                        b)  The turbine generates electricity as it is hit by running 
                                              water at a high speed. Why then are TRANSFORMERS
                                              needed before sending electricity to the customers?.

                                          c)   Why is important to be able to produce electricity from
                                             these hydroplants in order to help conserve our
                                             environment?.
                                                                                                                                          ( 10 points ).


          2.9.c                     You may watch the following  videos so that you can understand

                                       better how electricity is generated.


                                                                                        Video 1

                                                                                        Video 2









* Activity 2.10   :   Potential energy into Kinetic energy.                            ( 11/7/17   Tuesday )







          2.10.a               Look up the followings links :


                                                 LINK 1                 LINK 2                      LINK 3


                                   and afterwards answer the following questions and exercises. 

                                                                                                                                         ( 10 points ).




           2.10.b        Look up the followings links and explain in a google docs how
                             potential energy is transformed or transferred into kinetic energy.


                      
                                                             LINK 1                           LINK 2


                                                                                                                                       ( 10 points ).





                                    QUIZZLET ABOUT POTENTIAL AND KINETIC ENERGIES TO PRACTICE.













* Activity 2.11   :   Geothermal energy.                                                  ( 11/8/17   Wednesday )





               GEOTHERMAL ENERGY.


          2.11.a               Understanding what geothermal energy is.

                                     Look up this link and answer the following questions :

                               a) What the geothermal energy is?.

                               b) Where does it come from?.

                               c) Explain the path geothermal energy follows until is used
                                   on the earth’s surface.

                               d)  What does water have to do with this geothermal energy?.

                               e)  Which states in USA is most geothermal energy being used?.


                                                                                                                                ( 10 points ).




             2.11.b              Is geothermal energy a renewable one? :

                                a) Look the same link than before and explain why geothermal
                                    energy is considered as a renewable kind of energy source.

                                                                                                                                ( 5 points ).




              2.11.c              Draw the different parts a geothermal energy installation has  :


                                    On a piece of paper make an outline about a geothermal
                                    plant indicating its different parts.

                                                                                                                                 ( 5 points ).


             







* Activity 2.12   :  Solar  energy.                                                              ( 11/9/17   Thursday )





                     SOLAR ENERGY.


          2.12.a                Today you work in groups of three people. Each one has to prepare
                                     only one solar energy source’s different parts. You decide and agree
                                     among the group’s members which part you choose.
                                     Each person must make an outline about his part and tell it to the
                                     others. When everybody has finished his oral presentation
                                     everyone has to write a summarize about the whole issue including the
                                     other’s parts, in order to learn the general idea about the whole solar
                                     energy system.


                                     Person 1 :
                                                        Look up the following link and make a writing about what
                                                        solar energy consists of, what it is and which  the main
                                                        important features are in order to develop it. When you finish 
                                                        your writing, read out it loud to the others.

                              
                                                                                  SOLAR POWER




                                     Person 2 :
                                                        Look up the following link and make a writing about where
                                                        solar is found. 
                                                        When you finish your writing, read out it loud to the others.


                                                                           WHERE SOLAR IF SOUND.
            
                                                                    AND SOLAR THERMAL POWER PLANTS.

                                                                 



                                     Person 3 :
                                                        Look up the following link and make a writing about what
                                                        solar energy consists of, what it is and which  the main
                                                        important features are in order to develop it. When you finish 
                                                        your writing, read out it loud to the others.



                                               SOLAR THERMAL COLLECTORS AND ENVIRONMENT.


                                                                                                                                ( 15 points ).




            2.12.b       When you hear about all the other’s parts, make a report about the whole
                             you have listened to and email it to me reporting the most important you
                             have written down about the three parts of the solar energy source. 

         
                                                                                                                                  ( 10 points ).














* Activity 2.13   :   Wind power and energy.                                                ( 11/10/17   Friday )





               WIND POWER AND ENERGY.


          2.13.a                    Look the following link about  Wind power and energy.
                                         Answer these questions in a google docs file and share it to me.

                                                      
                                        a) What is the wind?. Explain what it is.

                                        b) Why does wind have so much energy?.

                                        c) How do we take advantage of the Wind’s energy?.

                                        d) Why are Wind turbines usually sited on high hills and mountains?.

                                        e)  What were Wind’s energy and forces used in the past for?.

                                        f)  Why is Wind power considered as a renewable energy source?.

                                        g) How much energy is produced in USA by Wind power?.

                                        h) How many houses can be powered up to electricity by using only
                                            one wind turbine?.



                                         i)  To end, draw this outline about how winds are formed.
                                              Do it on a piece of paper.






                                                                                                                                  ( 15 points ).



        2.13.b          Follow the instructions given in this video to make your pinwheel.



                                                                            PINWHEEL


                                                                                                                                       ( 10 points )











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* Activity 2.4   :   Scientific method.                                                            ( 10/30/17   Monday )





                   SCIENTIFIC METHOD.


          2.4.a                      Copy the scientific method steps from the classroom’s whiteboard. 
                                                                                                                                         ( 5 points ).

          2.4.b                       Look this link about the  Scientific method and answer the 
                                       following questions at the paper given to you.

                        
                                                              Page with questions to be answered.      ( 10 points ).



          2.4.c                   Scientific method for achieving your science fair Project.

                                                             - Make a summary about what it is.
                                                             - What are the main steps in scientific method.
                                                             - What these steps consist of.
                                                             - What a hypothesis is.
                                                             - What a theory is.
                                                             - How a hypothesis or theory becomes a law.
                                                             - How to apply all this to your work.
                                                                

                                     Scientific method video.

                                     Scientific method example 1.

                                     Scientific method example 2.

                                       Scientific method example 3.

                                       Scientific method example 4.

                                       Scientific method example 5.


                                                                                                                                 ( 10 points ).
 


 - These PAPERS can help you to fill out the different steps you need to make the
    scientific method about your Project.  Look them up and bring them home.










* Activity 2.5   :   Example for the scientific method.                                   ( 10/31/17   Tuesday )





                                                    HUMMINGBIRDS.





                2.5.a       Hummingbirds story and the scientific method.                   ( 15 points ).


                2.5.b       Wordsearch scientific method.                                                ( 5 points ).











* Activity 2.6   :   Hummingbirds’ Poster.                                                 ( 11/1/17   Wednesday )




                                                            Poster 1                  Poster 2



                 2.6.a    Hummingbirds’ poster  ( Applying scientific method )        ( 15 points ).



                              non renewable energies.                                                        ( 10  points ).









* Activity 2.7   :   Renewable and non-renewable energies.                  ( 11/2/17   Thursday )




                                                   RENEWABLE AND NON-RENEWABLE ENERGIES.





                  2.7.a  Open a google docs and make a table listing RENEWABLE and
                            NON-RENEWABLE energies.



                  2.7.b  Explain in your google docs the main difference between the renewable and
                            non-renewable kind of energies.



                  2.7.c   Make other google docs and explain what consists of renewables energies
                             like biomass, wind energy, hydro water energy and geotermal energy.


  
                  2.7.d   How is biomass converted into energy?.  Put an image to explain the process.




                  2.7.e   Why is petroleum a non renewable kind of energy?.









* Activity 2.8   :   Organising renewable energy sources.                         ( 11/3/17   Friday )



                   2.8.a  Complete the papers given to you today about RENEWABLE energy
                             sources and do the different exercises you have on them.


                                                    Papers with exercises given to you today.




                   2.8.b   Make a PowerPoint presentation in your google drive just as asked at
                               the last exercise on the paper given to you today.















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                                                           INTERCULTURAL EXCHANGE.
 
                                                     KENTUCKY (USA) - BARCELONA (SPAIN)


                                                                      28 October - 2017.


                               HALLOWEEN WRITINGS.
                    
                                                    ( Celebrating Halloween from different countries ).






               1. Spain  ( ESO students’ writings ).

               2. Spain  ( GS students’ writings ).

               3. Kentucky  ( 7th grade students’ writings )  :


                                          Abigail

                                          Anneishka

                                          Brian

                                          Brianna

                                          Chelsie

                                          Christiana

                                          Darrion

                                          Destiny

                                          Ellionora

                                          Evellyn

                                          Gabrielle

                                          Jairus

                                          Justin

                                          Kaden

                                          Keinina

                                          Kylee

                                          Kylie

                                          Litzy

                                          Madison

                                          Natalie Z

                                          Natalie

                                          Niklaus

                                          Olivia

                                          Priscilla

                                          Rebecca

                                          Robin

                                          Saniya

                                          Shaylynn

                                          Tabitha








               4. Spanish students writings’ review done by american students.











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                                       LESSON 2

                                     ENERGY.






* Activity 2.1   :   Energy  lesson 2.                                                        ( 10/25/17   Wednesday )



        2.1.a    Read the following webpage about ... What ENERGY is ...                     


        2.1.b     Answer the following questions about Energy at the given paper.  ( 10 points ).

            
       2.1.c       Why is James Prescott Joule so important related to Energy?.
                       Do a report about this man and explain what he did.  ( 10 points ).










* Activity 2.2   :   Energy  lesson’s 2 parts.                                              ( 10/26/17   Thursday )

     

         2.2.a       Copy this important issues about Energy in your paper in order to
                       organize the different aspects you are going to learn about ENERGY.
                                                                                                                                      ( 10 points ).


         2.2.b        Fill out the blanks with the words given in order to connect forces                              
                           with energy.                                                                                           ( 10 points ).


         2.2.c        Write in a paper a table with the different forms energy can come.

                                                                                                                                           ( 5 points ).








* Activity 2.3   :   Science fair.                                                                   ( 10/27/17   Friday )

     


         2.3.a       Look up this web, do the survey, read the information, choose
                           the subject of your work for the science fair, send it all to me by
                           email  in a google docs.


                               "EVERYBODY MUST DO A SCIENCE PROJECT AT HOME".


                           YOUR PROJECT MUST BE DONE AT HOME AND WHEN YOU
                           FINISH IT YOU MUST MAKE A POWERPOINT SHOWING HOW
                           YOU DID IT, THE SCIENTIFIC METHOD USED, MATERIALS USED,
                           ETC.            
                                                      DEADLINE :  FIRST WEEK OF DECEMBER.


                                                                  SCIENCE FAIR

.
                                                                                                                                       ( 10 points ).





                                              SCIENTIFIC METHOD.

          2.3.b                   Scientific method for achieving your science fair Project.

                                                             - Make a summary about what it is.
                                                             - What are the main steps in scientific method.
                                                             - What these steps consist of.
                                                             - What a hypothesis is.
                                                             - What a theory is.
                                                             - How a hypothesis or theory becomes a law.
                                                             - How to apply all this to your work.
                                                                

                                     Scientific method video.

                                     Scientific method example 1.

                                     Scientific method example 2.

                                       Scientific method example 3.

                                       Scientific method example 4.

                                       Scientific method example 5.


                                                                                               ( 10 points ).
 





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* Activity 1.34   :   Force lesson 1.     Reviews.                                       ( 10/23/17   Monday )


             1.34.a   Pics of earth, gravity and weight to make the poster.         ( 10 points ).

               
              1.34.b   On the poster you must write a weight and gravity’s description.   ( 5 points ).


              1.34.c   Fun way to review forces.              ( 5 points ).
                           
                           Copy this outline on a sheet in order to review some of the forces studied.











* Activity 1.35   :   Listing the main forces studied at the LESSON 1.         ( 10/24/17   Tuesday )






                        FINAL REVIEW  LESSON 1 :  
                FORCES AND MOTION.






 - These are the main concepts you have studied in this unit :

( What a force is, force’s effects, vectors, kind of forces, tension force, spring force, air resistance force, nuclear force, gravitational force, friction force, normal force, electrical force, magnetic force, applied force, contact forces, non-contact forces, weight force, gravity force, electromagnet, earth’s inner forces, tectonic plates, elastic force, dynamometer, escalar and vectorial magnitudes, application point, speed, velocity, direction, opposite direction, units, newtons, Isaac Newton, Robert Hooke, acceleration, Newton’s laws, Hooke’s law, motion, inertia, F=K.X , F= m.a , balance force, stiffen structures, calculations, net force, reaction force, etc ).




               1.35.a   Look up the following links and do a list in google docs with the forces studied in this first lesson .  As well as naming them, explain something about 15 of them describing what they are and which effects they can cause.   
                    
                            - You can also add pictures and outlines at your work in google docs.
                            -  When you finish email it to me.
 
                                                                                                                                   ( 20  points ).



                         LINK 1   ( Kind of forces ).

                           LINK 2  ( Weight , mass , gravity ).

                           LINK 3  ( Tectonic plates ).

                           LINK 4  ( Magnitude and vectors , direction ).

                           LINK 5  ( Electromagnets ).

                         LINK 6    ( Elastic force , Hooke’s law ).

                           LINK 7  ( Newton’s laws, acceleration , motion , inertia ).

                           LINK 8  ( Net force game ).

                           LINK 9  ( Net force ).

                           LINK 10  ( Stiffening structures ).

                           LINK 11  ( Earth's layers ).










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* Activity 1.29   :   Reviewing balanced forces and Newton’s laws.          ( 10/16/17   Monday )


             1.29.a    Balanced force wordsearch.     ( 5 points ).

               
              1.29.b    Newton’s laws review.     ( 5 points ).


              1.29.c    Tug of war balanced force.    ( 5 points ).








* Activity 1.30   :   Halloween writing.                                                   ( 10/17/17   Tuesday )



               1.30.a   Halloween writing to spanish students (intercultural Exchange).   ( 10  points ).







* Activity 1.31   :   Working out forces.                                               ( 10/18/17   Wednesday )




               1.31.a   Look the following web up :    Work out the following forces.       ( 5 points ).
                             ( Check the example done ).


               1.31.b   Now work out the forces at the following data table.        ( 10  points ).

                                 Use your chromebook to creat a table in which you work out 
                                 the value of the forces, acceleratios or masses asked.


               1.31.c   A truck has a mass of 15,000 kg. The driving force created  by the engine
                            is 21,000 N. Calculate the acceleration caused by this force.   ( 5 points ).



               1.31.d    Do the exercises 1 and  2 from the following link.
                              ( You have the solutions there to check).




                                                                       Force car’s parts video.









* Activity 1.32   :   Gravity and weight.                                                    ( 10/19/17   Thursday )



           *   These are the questions to answer  looking up the following links :


                                                               Gravity on whiteboard.




               1.32.a   GRAVITY, MASS AND WEIGHT.                                                                 
                             


               1.32.b   MASS AND WEIGHT.    

                                 

               1.32.c   GRAVITY.  

                             Check your weight on other planets.

 
                             Here you can work out mass, gravity or weight.


                              Gravity in action on Pumpkins.





                                       When you finish answering all the questions.           ( 20 points ).













* Activity 1.33   :   Gravity and weight test.                                                 ( 10/20/17   Friday )





                                                        GRAVITY , MASS AND WEIGHT TEST. ( 10  points ).




                                                                    Newton’s laws quizzes.









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          THIRD NEWTON’S LAW AND REVIEWING.




* Activity 1.24   :   Reviewing Newton’s laws.                                                ( 10/9/17   Monday )


             1.24.a    Reviewing Newton’s laws TEST.           ( 10 points ).

               
              1.24.b    Newton’s first laws Word search.          ( 5 points ).





* Activity 1.25   :   Reviewing Newton’s laws vocabulary.                         ( 10/10/17   Tuesday )



              1.25.a    Reviewing Newton’s laws 2.                  ( 10 points ).

             1.25.b    Reviewing Newtons’s laws 3.                 ( 5 points ).

              1.25.c    Reviewing Newtons’s laws  vocabulary 4.   ( 5 points ).





* Activity 1.26   :   Third Newton’s law.                                                ( 10/11/17   Wednesday )



              1.26.a   Look the following webpage up and read about the  Third Newton’s law
                           When you finish Reading it, answer the questions below in a wordfile :  
                           ( 10 points ).
       

        * Questions and activities :

                 -  Who wrote the Third Newton’s law?.
                 -  What does the Third Newton’s law say?.
                 -  What does a rocket have to do with the third Newton’s law?.
                 -  When you push an object, it pushes back.  Is this right?  why?.
                 -  Remember the reaction force car we made in class a weeks ago.
                    Explain how the third Newton’s law is involved when the car works.
                    ( You can use or make a draw to explain it).
                 -  Look for an exemple and a picture in which you explain that the third
                    Newton’s law is involved. ( springboard jump ).
                 -  If you stay just in front of a Wall and you push it hard, what does it
                    happen?.   Explain it using the third Newton’s law.

                 -  Check the following web out and look at the swimmer’s picture.
                    Explain what is happening at the picture using the third Newton’s law.

                 -  Read the following webpage now and explain using your own words 
                    why is so important to consider the third Newton’s law in order to build
                    a rocket. Explain also how the rocket’s engine Works.



                1.26.b   Do the following activity and explain the aftermath after having read the links
                              above.



                       - Look at this picture.  Explain what is going to happen and use the third
                       Newton’s law to explain it.                    ( 5 points ).








* Activity 1.27   :   Summarising Newton’s laws.                                     ( 10/12/17   Thursday )

            

             1.27.a    Check and read the three Newton’s laws at the following web.
                           Then write a nice outline or summary about them and send it to me by email.
                           
                                                                                                                  ( 10  points ).


             1.27.b    Newton’s  laws drawing for using in the poster.     ( 10 points ).
                            Use the given drawings above to show the three Newton’s laws in your poster.
                            At the pink paper given make an outline up showing the 3 Newton’s laws 
                            using the drawings given.  You can see an EXAMPLE here about how to do it.

               

              1.27.c   Read the Newton’s biography and make a nice summary USING YOUR OWN
                           WORDS AND TAKING THE INFORMATION YOU CONSIDER MOST IMPORTANT.
                           
                                                                                                                  ( 10  points ).

                          

                                              AT HOME YOU CAN READ MORE ABOUT NEWTON HERE !!.








* Activity 1.28   :   Balanced forces.                                                            ( 10/13/17   Friday )


                 1.28.a    Copy these paragraphes at the paper given to you today :

                             1.   " Balanced forces are a consequence of the third Newton’s law or also called
                                  action-reaction law of motion. This law is used to explain how forces act when
                                  an objecte is in balance or EQUILIBRIUM and then the object remains in its place
                                  due to the action of several forces acting upon it. Like a lamp hanging from the 
                                  roof or a piece of wood floating on the sea ".

                              2.   " When two or even more forces acting on an object are equal in size but act in
                                    opposite directions, we say that they are balanced forces.
                                    If the forces on an object are balanced ( or if there are no forces acting on it ) 
                                    this is what happens " .  :

                                                     * An object that is not moving stays still.

                                                     * An object that is moving continues to move at the same speed
                                                        in the same direction.


                                                                                     ( 5 points ). 

 


                 1.28.b    Balance force is a consequence of the third Newton’s law, the action-reaction
                               force. Look the following link up and copy the definition in the paper given to you:


                                                                     Balance force.      ( 5 points ).


                                                       Once you have finished it all you write your 10 points at your score.



                           

                 1.28.c    Go to the following WEB and look it up. Next open a google doc file and
                               paste a picture about a lamp hanging from the roof , a piece of Wood
                               floating on the sea and a box placed on a table and below each pic explain
                               how each object does not move or is in equilibrium. Use vectors and forces
                               in order to explain how the balanced force act upon them.

                                                                                     ( 10 points ). 

     



                1.28.d     Look the following WEB up and explain in a piece of paper how the game
                               of tug of war can be a nice example about BALANCED FORCES.



                                                                                             ( 5 points ).
      






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                                  NEWTON’S LAWS.

                                                                            

* Activity 1.21   :   How a plane flies and forces involved.                          ( 10/2/17   Monday )


              1.21.a    Plane reaction force reading and questions.    ( 10 points ).

               1.21.b    Reaction force engine.   ( 10 points ).

              1.21.c    Reaction force search word.     ( 10 points ).




* Activity 1.22   :  First contact to Newton’s laws.                                            ( 10/3/17   Tuesday )


- Take a tablet from the chart-trolley and go to the following link to do this task.


               1.22.a    First contact with Newton’s laws.         ( 10 points ).


                      - Once you have looked this link up, answer the following questions :


                                        - Who was Isaac Newton?.

                                        - When did he live? Which century?.  Where?.

                                        - What did he do?.

                                        - How many motion laws did he sketch out?.

                                        - What kind of scientist he was?.

                                        - What another issues about science did he do?.

                                            - What is the first Newton’s law?.

                                        - Tell a situation or example in which the first law is involved.





* Activity 1.23   :  Second Newton’s law (Motion).                                ( 10/4/17   Wednesday )


               1.23.a    Go to the following link and read about Second Newton’s law. After that
                             answer the following questions :                                ( 10 points ).

    
    a0)  Who wrote the second Newton's law?.

    a1)  What is the difference between the first and the second Newton’s law?.

    a2) Write and explain what the second Newton’s law says about forces and motion.

    b) What is the mathematical equation for the second Newton’s law?.

    c) Tell an example in which the second Newton’s law is involved.

    d) Look this example (car)  up, later do the following similar exercise at your workbook:

        Mike’s car, which weighs 2,000 kg, is out of gas. Mike is trying to push the car to a gas station, and he makes the car go 0.1 m/s/s. Using Newton’s Second Law, you can compute how much force Mike is applying to the car.  

 

               1.23.b   Go to the following LINK and summarize , using your own words, the most important that is said about the second Newton’s law.       ( 5 points ).


               1.23.c  At the following LINK you can make a test and check what you know about the second Newton’s law after having done these activities.  ( 5 points ).



* Activity    :  No school today.                                                           ( 10/5/17   Thursday )

                                                                     NO SCHOOL.


* Activity   :  No school today.                                                             ( 10/6/17   Friday )

                                                                           NO SCHOOL.



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                                                                       NET FORCES.

                                                                            

* Activity 1.16   :  Reviewing Hooke´s Law graphs.                                      ( 9/25/17   Monday )



               1.16.a    Reviewing Hooke´s law and forces.     ( 10 points ).


               



* Activity 1.17   :  Net forces.                                                                             ( 9/26/17   Tuesday )



               1.17.a    Learning targets for today.  


               1.17.b    NET FORCES activity.    ( 10 points ).


                1.17.c     Word search reviewing.   ( 5 points ).




* Activity 1.18   :  Reaction Force.                                                            ( 9/27/17   Wednesday )



               1.18.a    Reaction force car (A).    
                               Reaction force car (B).

                              Reaction force car report.    ( 10 points ).


                1.18.b    Elastic force reaction car.  ( Optional, at home ).




* Activity 1.19   :  Net Force’s booklet.                                                         ( 9/28/17   Thursday )



               1.19.a    Net Force booklet.     ( 20 points ).





* Activity 1.20   :  Finishing net force´s booklet.                                               ( 9/29/17   Friday )


              ( 1.19.a )   Finishing task from yesterday ------  Net Force booklet.