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Physics

Phyiscs is the study of motion and energy.  It is everywhere around us.  Friction always us to walk.  Electromagnetism allows us to use eletricity to power our phones and TV's.  Gravity prevents us from falling off the earth.  In this class we cover Motion, forces, universal gravitation, astronomy, electricity and magnetism, nuclear forces, sound and light.

 

Useful links

https://www.thephysicsaviary.com. contains many applets that offer hands on data collection opportunies.

http://www.physicslab.org/Default.aspx - wide array of questions and concept explinations.

https://www.ck12.org/c/physics/ One of my favorite open source resources for any high school topic. Find the topic we are studing and read about it and play with interactive simulations.

http://hyperphysics.phy-astr.gsu.edu/hbase/hframe.html - great concept maps to show how concepts connect to each other