Files on this page are in a variety of formats. See note.

Syllabus and calendar •
.ods

Outline

Assessment

Inventory

Text prototyping area

Access to material from other terms

Rubrics •
.ods

Lab write-up format sample

Jump rope lab sample in xhtml

Notes on durable for life email addresses

Qualities:
*Walking around the patios in an ancient school*

011 Measuring space, time and matter:
*Getting to know your personal measurements*

012 Laboratory one: *Speaking on a soap box*

Lab 01 photos and debrief

Lab01 data original proposal fall 2008 •
demo data

Making XY graphs in OpenOffice 2.4 and 3.0 [T?]

Making XY graphs in Excel [T?]

Quiz 02 Fundamental measures, BMI, volume, density

021 Measuring motion: *What is your velocity?*

022 Laboratory two: Linear motion *A rolling ball gathers no moss*

Images from laboratory two

Lab 02 data

031 Parabolic path: *The arc of a sphere*

032 Laboratory three: accelerated motion
*Dropping the ball on the job*

Lab 03 data metastudy •
html

Images from laboratory three fall 08

Test 01 measurement and motion

Test 01 question ten comments

035 Center of gravity and cantilevers

cantilever.ods data spreadsheet

board calculations from 17 Sep

Quiz 04 Mathematical models and center of gravity

041 Conservation of energy: *Banana leaf marble ramp*

Kinetic energy data

042 Lab 04: Momentum *Loosing your marbles*

Laboratory data metastudy

Images from laboratory four fall 08

Quiz 05 Mathematical models, kinetic energy, momentum

*Fall 2008 Unit five followed unit six due to loss of lab on liberation day*

051 Introduction to temperature: boiling and melting

052 Laboratory five: heat conduction *If you cannot take the heat, get a non-conductor*

Images from laboratory five

Test two midterm including temperature

061 Air pressure activities

062 Laboratory six: Practical

Images from laboratory six

Quiz 06 Air pressure and Bernoulli effects

071 Hide and seek activity

072 Laboratory seven: Changes in latitude, longitude, and the metric system
*Walking the line - of latitude* [T]

Data

Images from laboratory seven

Quiz 07 Changes in heat, latitude, and longitude

081 Relative humidity and precipitation

082 Laboratory eight: Clouds *The stuff of which dreams are made*

Images from laboratory eight

Quiz 08 Clouds, latitude, longitude, heat index

091 Waves on a chain.

092 Laboratory nine: Sound. Images of lab equipment *The speed of music, the sound of waves*

093 rubric

Images from laboratory nine

101 Lenses

102 Laboratory ten: reflection and refraction *Mirror, mirror on the wall*

103 Rubric

Student data

Images from laboratory ten

test three: waves, sound, optics

111 Activity includes playing with a cereal box spectrometer, colors of the rainbow

112 Laboratory eleven: colors of light *Somewhere over the rainbow* [T]

Spectrum using SVG

121 Magnetism, magnetic fields, and iron filings

122 Laboratory twelve: Circuits, conduction, and Ohm's law *Let your light bulb shine*

Images from laboratory twelve

123 rubric

124 quiz 09 colors of light, magnetism, electricity

131 Introduction to periodic table, chemical symbology

132 Laboratory thirteen: Flower colors, acids, and bases
*Chemistry from the flower garden in the kitchen*

Images from laboratory thirteen

*Cosmology*

152 Laboratory fifteen:
Site swap notation *Keeping three too-many balls up in the air*

Images from laboratory fifteen

Material from prior terms

Quiz 03 momentum, kinetic, and potential energy • xhtml + mathml version

Quiz 04 heat

Midterm • ans

q05 weather

q06 waves and sound • Gnuplot file

q07 Colors of light

q08 Math models, magnetism, electricity

q09 Chemistry

q10 Astronomy

Sample fx

Significant digits in the soap box volume laboratory •
pdf

Stopwatch operation •
stopwatch diagram

Ball arc activity •
.plt •
blank

Ball arc as activity two spring 2008

Sphere arc activity fall 2008

Using statistical modes on a Sharp EL-531W calculator

Marble momentum

Graph choices

Mathematical models

SVG graph and relationship analysis decision tree

Math models two homework

Award words

Cabinet clean-up

table maker •
html

OpenOffice Calc file for building xhtml5 pages with SVG xy scatter graph

SVG and MathMl testbed page

Magnifying lens regression

Text

Ball arc

Center of gravity and cantilevers •
cantilever.ods

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Fall 2008:
An increasing number of files are in XHTML5 + SVG + MathMl format.
These files can be rendered by Gecko and Webkit based browsers.
Other files are in OpenDocument formats and were created using
OpenOffice.org.
A few are Gnuplot plot files.
Other formats such as Excel and portable network graphic files are present as well.
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File types key

- .doc Microsoft Word
- .html HyperText Markup Language web page
- .odg OpenOffice.org Draw
- .ods OpenOffice.org Calc
- .odt OpenOffice.org Writer
- .pdf Adobe Acrobat Portable Document File
- .plt Gnuplot 4.0 file. Edit with text editor, open with Gnuplot
- .png Portable Network Graphic
- .wxm Maxima wxMaxima 5.12 file
- .xhtml XHTML5 + MathMl + SVG
- .xls Microsoft Excel

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