Thursday, December 22, 2016

Waimea High School Science and Engineering Fair

Waimea High School Science and Engineering Fair:

Parent Letter:

Final Science Fair Rubric:
Link 
  

First and Second Draft Checklist for Science Fair Reports:
 Link, 

Second Draft Rubric with Parent signature:
Link 

Friday, September 23, 2016

Thursday, August 4, 2016

Monday, October 12, 2015

Friday, February 27, 2015

What is Light? Lesson

Light lesson notes 

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B8XNbVzvcp_wMFh3UTZRclBpbzA/view?usp=sharing

Newton's Raindow Video: 
*Write down notes related to video.

Post Color of light Questions: 
*Write answers into notebook.

Analysis: Complete the questions from the board. Write your answers in complete sentences in your notebook.  
  1. What colors did you see when the sunlight hit the prism?
  2. How did you hold the prism so that you could see the colors?
  3. What is the purpose of the prism on the sunlight?
  4. Make a prediction about what happens if we used a second prism on the rainbow of light you first got.


Conclusion:
Write a summary of the lab.  
  • What was the lab about?
  • What did you hypothesize about? Were you correct or not?
  • What did you observe in the experiment?
  • What do you know about sunlight?
  • How can this lab related to real world?


Make a connection:
  • What is the light?
  • What is the electromagnetic spectrum?
  • What does the electromagnetic spectrum measure?
  • What are examples of high energy photons?
  • What are examples of low energy photons?
  • What is the difference between high energy photons and low energy photons?
  • 3 sentences, what was Newton’s experiment about?
  • How are prisms and rain drops similar?


-Name all of the categories of the electromagnetic spectrum.
-What is the same about the categories? What is different?


Reflection vs. Refraction Video :
What is the difference between reflection and refraction?


Wait for Exit ticket questions.
*Answers go on a online paper.
*Title: Exit ticket-color of light

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Sunday, February 15, 2015

Wave speed notes Feb 11-13

Wave speed- Vocabulary Worksheet: Complete worksheet in notebook. Make use the internet for definitions. 

Waves Notes for Feb 1-10


*Please make arrangements with Daligcon to make up the 2 activities in this power point.
*Need to schedule Wave Quiz retakes and students who were absent.

Monday, December 15, 2014