• Mr. Woolslayer's Classes

    On the left side of this web page, you will find class pages for the subjects I teach with course descriptions and other general information.

    Physics 2


    Objective: Understand the terminology, symbols, and SI Units for Electric Potential and Potential energy.

    Describe and calculate various kinds of changes in electrical potential.

    Activity:  Notes, discussion, sample problems, and video clips on electrical potential.

    Assessment: Note-book check. 


     Objective: understand the function of capacitors and various applications and types of capacitors used in circuits,

    Activity:    Notes, demonstrations, simulations, and sample problems related to capacitance

    Assessment: Notebook check


    Objective:  Students will solve problems related to capacitance and electrical potential.

    Activity:     Demonstration and guided practice problems from ch 17 for chapter 17

    Assessment:  Completed Chapter 17  sample problems



    Objective:  Students will solve problems related to capacitance and electrical potential 

    Activity:   independent practice problems on chapter 17.

    Assessment: Completed Problem set from chapter 17


    Objective:  Students will construct simple capacitors

    Activity:  Capacitance lab

    Assessment: Data table and functional capacitors.

    General Physical Science


    Objectives:  Construct a scientific graph from their spreadsheets on density.

    Understand various properties of matter.

    Activity: Construct graphs of data from the density lab. Notes, demonstrations, and discussion on properties of matter.

    Assessment:  Submitted graphs and notebook check.



    Objective: Students will define and classify physical and chemical properties and Changes of matter.

    Activity: Demonstrations, notes, and discussion of properties of matter. 

    Assessment: notebook check




    Objective:  Students will classify physical and chemical properties and changes in matter

    Activity:    Directed reading and study guide ch 2.1

    Assessment: Completed  SG Chapter 2.1


    Objective: Describe changes in matter as chemical or physical

    Activity:  Demonstrations of chemical and physical properties.

    Assessment:  Student feedback




    Objective: Determine the pH of various substances

    Activity:   pH Lab

    Assessment:  Completed Lab report on pH



    Objective: Students will describe the various rates of motion, symbols, and SI units for Formulas related to motion

    Activity: Notes, demonstrations, and sample problems with motion in the horizontal dimension

    Notebook Check


    Objective: Students will solve problems related to speed, displacement, and distance.  


    Guided practice problems on Chapter 2.1


     Completed Chapter 2.1 problems



    Objective: Students will solve problems related to speed and velocity

    Activity:  Guided and practice problems on speed and velocity

    Assessment: completed  Handout problems on speed and velocity



    Objective:  Students will determine changes in velocity and acceleration

    Activity:   Demonstration problems and guided practice problems on calculations of changes of velocity and acceleration

    Assessment:   Completed problem set


     Objective: Understand various rates of motion.

    Activity: MU The law of falling bodies


    Physics Lab


      Objective: collect data on the speed of a pasco car  

    Activity:   Pasco car lab

    Assessment: Completed  spreadsheet on the Pasco car lab


    Objective:  Students will write a scientific lab report

    Activity:   Lab writeup on the Pasco car lab

    Assessment: Submitted lab report


    Objective: understand and description of graphs of motions

    Activity: PHET Simulation on motion

    Assessment:Graphs of motions


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    d the code, please contact Mr. Woolslayer via his email. 


    During the emergency school closure, You can reach me Monday thru Friday except holidays

    by email at kwoolslayer@rockwoodschools.org or calling 814-926-4688 extension 2200 and leave a voicemail if I don't pick up.

    Click on the Meet the teacher link below to see his biography, learn how to access his lesson plans on google classroom, view his student exceptations and to see his course descriptions.

    Welcome to Mr. Woolslayer's Classes.

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