Welcome to Grade 9 Applied Science

 Teacher: Mr White

Office Hours - Period 2 and 3 in room 2008

MSIP Period - Period 5 in room 2402

 QUIZLET -Grade 9P Science White

Schoology

TEXTBOOK CHAPTERS

Science Articles

Agenda By Month

SeptemberOctoberNovemberDecemberJanuary

Agenda By Topic

Introduction  to Science
Scientific Method
ChemistryEcologyElectricitySpace



September
DatesMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
3-7Labour DayWelcome / attendance

What is science?

Asking questions
Making guesses
Seeing if your right

Eyes of Nye - Pseudoscience

Bill nye explaining pseudoscience

Setting up your Science Folder

Chromebook

Sign in to Schoology

Link Google Drive

Bookmark Quizlet
-WHMIS - old vs new
-Textbook pg 248

Misconceptions about science

MSIP - Quizlet WHMIS old and new
Safety and Old WHMIS

Science 9 Concepts and Connections Textbook - page 253
-Planning an investigation

MSIP-Science Equipment Quizlet

The Scientific method
Video SciShow
NEW WHMIS Practice

The Scientific method
- terms (Quizlet)

General Science Skills
- Observations vs Inferences
- Quantitative vs Qualitative
- Objective vs Bias

10-14Whirlybird Activity
- controlled experiment
- hypothesis, independent, dependent, controlled variables
- making a table
- making a graph
Quizlet - Scientific Method

Finish graphing data
Finish Lab
-Complete short answer
Submit lab activity

Quizlet - Lab Equipment, Scientific method, WHMIS
Measuring Volume, MassNumbers and units in science

mass, volume, length

DateMONDAYTUESDAYWEDNESDAYTHURSDAYFRIDAY
17-21Start Chemistry
CHEM4KIDS

What is chemistry?
What are chemicals?
Mixing - solutions or reactions? homogenous

name and chemical formulas

Note during class
What is matter?
mass, volume, density

Worksheet
Density word problems
Check over Density worksheet

Quizlet - Classifying Matter

vinegar and baking soda and soap
Check over Density worksheet - backside

Classifying Matter
Pure, Mixture
What are particles?
Elements Compounds
Atoms Molecules
mechanical, suspension, solution

Note During Class
PD DAY
24-28Quizlet - Classifying matter 2

finding pictures mixtures

todays Note

Particle Theory

States of Matter
Solids? Liquids? Gases?
finding pictures
Phet animation

ASSESSMENT DAY
WHMIS, EQUIPMENT, Whirlybird, Density Sheet

QUIZLET - Physical and Chemical Properties

ASSESSMENT DAY
Scientific method

Describing matter

Physical Properties

Chemical Properties

Class Note

More Density Practice Problems
ASSESSMENT DAY
Scientific method

Physical and Chemical Properties - Quizlet

Changes in Matter

Physical Change

Chemical Change

Physical and Chemical change - Quizlet
Lab Acitivity

Making Snowflakes using the physical property called solubility


October

DatesMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
1-5The Periodic Table
Element symbols

Atom Builder

organizing the elements
Numbers
Particles
More About the atom builder
Atom Builder

Building an Atom
-particles
-model
Bohr Rutherford model of the atom first 20 elements

Atomic Number = Protons
Atomic Number = Electrons
Neutrons = A. mass - A. Number
Electron Shells = 2, 8, 8, 2
Parts of the Periodic Table
Alkali Metals
periods, groups
Halogens
special group names



Hunting the elements (Start) video
8-12THANKSGIVINGHunting the elements (34  min) video

metals versus nonmetals
Periodic table Quizlets

Hunting the elements (??  min) video

chemicals reacting
ASSESSMENT DAY
phys chem properties / change

review periodic table terms on quizlet
ASSESSMENT DAY
phys chem properties / change

Hunting the elements (??  min) video
 
DATESMONDAYTUESDAYWEDNESDAYTHURSDAYFRIDAY
15-19 ASSESSMENT DAY
periodic table terms

Chemistry Review Topics
Video summary - 20 points
Choosing either:
How smart can we get
or
Origin of life
Testing for gases
Chemistry Review Period
Chemistry Unit TestUnit 2: Ecology
Incredible insects

Define Ecology, Ecosystems
Biotic, Abiotic, Terrestrial and Aquatic

Levels of Organization
species, population, community,ecosystem
biome,biosphere

Insects in your house - Nature of things

Insects Us and Them
22-26Energy in Ecosystems
Sun
Photosynthesis, Cellular respiration
Producer
Consumer

Challenges of Life (15 min)
Terms for consumers

Food Chains, Food Webs
Information from Food Chains, Webs and Energy Pyramids

10% rule
Setting up the eco jars
reviewing how an experiment is set up and the variables
PD DAY
29 - Nov 2Placing fish and plants in ecojar - applying first treatment - DAY 1

Chemistry Unit test return

Ecology Terms - Quizlet
Day 2 Measurements

Sustainability

Nutrient Cycles
-Water cycle
Day 3 Measurements?

Ecology terms learn  / quiz

Day 4 Measurements and treatment

Notes on Carbon Cycle

Ecology terms learn  / quiz
Day 5 Measurements

Notes on Nitrogen cycle

Nutrient Cycles - Quizlet




November

DatesMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
5-9Finish Nitrogen Cycle, Eutrophication

How Whales Change Climate

Day 8 Measurements and treatment

FIELD TRIP - Parents need to get on schoolday

LOOPS in Ecosystems

Factors that affect Ecosystems
-limiting factor
-carrying capacity
-tolerance range
-species interactions

Penquins - Canary in coalmine

How Wolves change Rivers


How Humans have affected the Jellyfish Population
-breeding surfaces
-transport in ocean ships to new areas
-overfishing
Day 11 Measurements and treatment

Nutrient Cycles - Quizlet
Human Impacts Assignment
12-16Day 15 Measurements and Treatment

Ecology Review for Unit Test
- my note is on Schoology Update
- Terms, Chains, Webs, Pyramids

FIELD TRIP - Parents need to get on schoolday
Human Impacts Assignment

Ecology Review for Unit Test
- Cycles

FIELD TRIP - Parents need to get on schoolday
Human Impacts Assignment

Ecology Review for Unit Test
- connections
How Wolves change Rivers

How Whales Change Climate
Ecology Unit Test

FIELD TRIP - Parents need to get on schoolday
PD DAY
19-23Day 22 Measurements

FINAL ECOJAR DAY

DUE - Next WEEK
ECO JAR - Lab Report

Human Impacts Assignment Last Day for in class work
PEER Evaluation

DUE - Next WEEK
FIELD TRIP
Clean up ecojar and Human Impact assignment

DATESMONDAYTUESDAYWEDNESDAYTHURSDAYFRIDAY
26-30Begin Electricity

Define - On your own time 
What is Electricity

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IN CLASS -

Making a note and starting  a worksheet using KAMI

Electric Vocabulary - TED




Remind students of  - HUMAN IMPACTS PRESENTATIONS / ECOJAR LABS

Science of Static electricity - TED

Define Electrostatics

Laws of Electrostatics

Balloon and static -PHet

Van Der Graaf Generator - how it works

Complete worksheet on KAMI
ONTARIO POWER GENERATION BOOKLET

Complete worksheet

Quiz will be on worksheet
Begin Presentations

continue working on OPG worksheet
Finish Presentations

Ways to create static charge
- Friction
- Electrostatic series
- Contact
- Induction 

Bill Nye - Static electricity



December
DatesMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
3-7Review of three types of charging (Friction, Contact, Induction)

Electrostatics website for images
Begin reading about ...
Applications and Dangers of static electricity
  • Dust Control
  • photocopiers
  • spraypainting
  • lightning
  • fueling stations
  • flying - helicopters, planes
  • laundry - dryer
  • electrical damage - computer
Applications and Dangers of static electricity
  • Dust Control
  • photocopiers
  • spraypainting
  • lightning
  • fueling stations
  • flying - helicopters, planes
  • laundry - dryer
  • electrical damage - computer
Complete Power Generation in Ontario / Presentations
 
Complete Power Generation in Ontario / Presentations
Nuclear Energy


Completed Power Generation in Ontario

Current Electricity
AC vs DC
Parts of a circuit
Source vs Load

Using a Tesla coil to demonstrate how conductors allow electrons to flow
 
Source vs Load
How do batteries work
Parts of a circuit
parallel vs series - maybe
How do fish generate electricity - TED
Don't Mix electricity and Water - King of Random
10-14Review topic on test tomorrow

drawing circuits on paper
parallel vs series
Quiz on static electricity, applications of static electricity, Ontario electricity generationBuilding Circuits

Comparing series and parallel circuits and how they affect Voltage, Current, Resistance
Comparing series and parallel circuits and how they affect Voltage, Current, ResistanceOHM's Law

Comparing series and parallel circuits and how they affect Voltage, Current, Resistance
17-21Drawing and Analyzing Circuit Diagrams on paper using Ohm's LawDrawing and Analyzing Circuit Diagrams on paper using Ohm's LawHousehold Cost or electricity

Gizmos activity

power x time = energy

energy x rate = Cost
 
Current Electricity Test
 
Current Electricity Test

Back to the beginning - neil degrassi
CHRISTMAS BREAK

Mysteries of the Unseen


January
DatesMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
31-4Christmas Vacation
7-11Review Ecology Test
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Define the following space Terms:

Astronomy vs Astrology
luminous vs Nonluminous

-Celestial Object
-Constellation

-Star
-Galaxy

-Solar System
-Planet
-Moon

-Asteroid
-Comet
-Meteor
-Meteorite

-Astronomical Unit
-Light Year

How big is space - BBC activity

Unit 4: Space

Online Planetarium

Polaris (North Star)

Inner vs Outer planets

Described all the previous days's space terms

Universe is bigger than you think, astronomical unit and light year

The Scale of the Universe App

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ADD TO NOTES...

 Earth and Moon terms

Earth Rotation

Earth Revolution

Tilt of the Earth and The North star (Polaris)

Solar eclipse

Lunar Eclipse

Dark side of the moon

Full Moon

New Moon

Waxing vs Waning

Tides and the moon

The Earth and the Moon

Rotation vs revolution
polaris

East to west travelling
Revolution


Travelling in space

-problems that astronauts will face
-possible solutions

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Add to Notes

The Sun terms

-nuclear fusion
-Corona
-Solar flare
-Solar prominence
-Sunspots
-Solar Wind
Your Kids might live on Mars - this is how they would do it
- food
- shelter
- water
- clothing
- oxygen

Chris Hadfield guide to living in space


Earth Movement - VSAUCE

rotation and the length of a day

revolution and the length of a year and leap years

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Because someone asked...
travelling into a black hole - vsauce
The Solar System

The Sun

If the Moon was the size of a pixel...


The Planets

NASA Tour through the Solar System

The Solar system and beyond


Pluto and Beyond A guide to pluto how we know its there and the Kuiper Belt

Light pollution videos

Unique characteristics of the planets

The solar plane
14-18Birth of our Solar System - 1 hour

What about those planets?
NASA Tour through the Solar System - 15 min

Mercury
Venus
Earth
Mars
Jupiter
Saturn
Uranus
Neptune

Textbook resource (4 Summary Sheets)

QUIZLET-Space terms
The Big Bang Summary

How Far can we go

Other Things in space
-Black holes
-Supernova
-Neutron Stars
-Pulsars
-Nebula
-Quasars


Review Statics Test


What has Canada done for space exploration?

5 Canadian space inventions (that aren’t the Canadarm)

Chris Hadfield guide to living in space


Canadian Space Milestones


Review Current Test SPACE Unit Test

TED ED - Space
21-25INTRO to the Summative assessment
Summative
Summative
Summative
EXAMS
28-Feb 1EXAMS
EXAMS
EXAMS
EXAMS
PD DAY


Applications of Static Electricity

 
Explain how the following uses the concept of static electricity
https://www.school-for-champions.com/science/static_uses.htm#.XANWJWhKjnE
 
Explain how the following uses the concept of static electricity
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/science/add_edexcel/static_elec/staticrev4.shtml
 
Photocopiers - https://www.howstuffworks.com
 
spray painting
https://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/GCSE_Science/Uses_of_static_electricity
 
Lightning
laundry - dryer
http://haywardscience.weebly.com/uploads/3/1/4/2/31427207/5.__everyday_electrostatics.pdf
 
fueling stations
flying - helicopters, planes
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FzsTamPPnHc
 
electrical damage - computer
https://www.bbc.com/bitesize/guides/zt7t4j6/revision/3
 
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XKAhx4NdJTs

Online Textbook

Intro

Unit 1 - Chemistry

Unit 2 - Ecology

Unit 3 - Electricity

Unit 4 - Space Exploration

Indices2.11.14.13.1

2.21.24.23.2

2.31.34.33.3

2.41.44.43.4

2.51.54.53.5

2.61.64.6



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