20 January 2015
Title: Investigating Acids
The Investigating Acids Lab will test how changing the molarity of a fixed volume
of Hydrochloric Acid will affect the time it takes to dissolve a fixed mass of Magnesium
22 October 2014
The Investigating Catalysts lab will test the amount of oxygen that will be
produced when various amounts of Manganese Dioxide are introduced to the same
amount of Hydrogen Pero
Law of Conservation of Matter
Matter is anything that has mass and takes up
Energy Unit Packet
Homework is either
whatever is not
finished in class.
Being absent does not
excuse you from
missing work! It is
your responsibility to
get caught up!
(subject to change)
Rocketry has existed for hundreds of years. Although the technology has greatly improved
and there are numerous methods for propelling a rocket, the simple science behind rockets
has always been the same. To propel a rocket, some kind of fo
Making a Simple Conductance Sensor
1. Using the scissors, cut a 5 cm (2 inch) piece from the drinking straw.
2. With the scissors, cut two pieces of copper wire, each about 12 cm (5 inches) long.
3. Make a cond
The Laws of Motion
1. A _ is a push or pull
2. Forces that change an objects motion by touching the object are
3. _ is a force that slows down motion between 2 surfaces
that are in contact.
4. Cars, airpla
1. Use the aluminum foil and tape to construct at least five boat hulls with different sizes and
a. Try building some different boats using the same amount of aluminum foil for each.
b. Also try building some different boats
EACH TEAM WILL HAVE 15 CLUES
Clue # 1This atom
has 6 electrons
Clue # 2 This
atom is next to
the atom whose
atomic number is
This atom is the
in group 14
This atom is in
group 14 period 2
This atom has one
more proton than
Directions: Students must choose a total of 3 assignments to complete within 1 week. Most
assignments can be completed in class. Assignments requiring a poster must be purchased by the
student. Students must bring their coloring if required. If student(s)
How Far Will It Fly? Build & Test Paper Planes with
Materials and Equipment
Paper (3 sheets)
Masking tape (1 roll). Alternatively, if you are testing this project outside, you can use sticks or
Motion Study Guide
1. A _ is a starting point you could use to
locate a place or thing.
2. _ is an objects distance in a certain direction from
a reference point.
3. _ is the process of changing position.
4. If you are driving up a curvy
A paperclip and a
How does mass affect
computer is sitting on the
an objects inertia?
desk. How do you
The greater the mass describe the gravitational
force of these objects?
the greater its
resistance to a change The attract each other with
What does the Law What is Radiant
of conservation of
Energy in the form of
That NRG cant be created
nor destroyed, but it
What are unbalanced
What is Work?
when a force that is appl