5/7 - 5/10
TODAY:
Finish SIDE Projects etc. for Maker Faire
AP Testing

5/6
TODAY:
SIDE Project Work Day
ROP Honor Cord (Seniors only) - DUE May 10
**Letters of rec clarification….
One letter will be a self recommendation letter from the student stating why they think they are deserving of the honor cord and the other will be a  letter of recommendation from a teacher or business partner member.

5/3
TODAY:
SIDE Project Work Day

5/1
TODAY:
3.1.1
RobotCPrograms

4/30
TODAY:
ROP Honor Cord (Seniors only) - DUE May 10

Maker Faire Verification

Material Sorter Groups




4/29
TODAY:
Break dog bones
PLTW Login 411
Material Sorter Groups

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4/5
TODAY:
SIDE Project Work Day
Ms. B in classroom Sat 4/6: 10:00am-1:00pm and Sun 4/7: 10:00am-4:00pm

4/3
TODAY:
SIDE Project Work Day
Everything is due before Spring Break: Project, Engineering Notebook, Poster, MakerShare/Instructable

4/2
TODAY:
Break Trusses/SIDE Projects

4/1
TODAY:
Break Trusses/Enter Scores

3/29
TODAY:
SIDE Project work day
Finish Breaking Trusses

3/27
TODAY:
SIDE Project work day
Finish Breaking Trusses

3/26
TODAY:
Break Trusses
Work on Notebooks (both)

3/25
TODAY:
Break Trusses
Work on Notebooks (both)

3/22
TODAY:
Stress & Strain Calculations #10

3/20
TODAY:
SIDE Project work day

3/19
TODAY:
Finish Material Testing ppt notes

3/18
TODAY:
Pancake Bot in Rodocker's Classroom

3/15
TODAY:
2.3.1 Material Testing ppt
2.3.1 Stress & Strain Calculations doc

3/13
TODAY:
SIDE Project Work Day

3/12
TODAY:


3/11
TODAY:

3/8
TODAY:
CAD your object from Materials Analysis

3/6
TODAY:
SIDE Project work day

3/5
TODAY:
Start 2.2.1 Materials Analysis

3/4
TODAY:
2.2.1 Introduction to Materials ppt
2.2.1 Materials Analysis

3/1
TODAY:
Finish trusses

2/27
TODAY:
SUB
SIDE Project work day

2/26
TODAY:
Continue making trusses

2/25
TODAY:
SUB
SIDE Project work day

2/22
TODAY:
SIDE Project work day

2/20
TODAY:
Truss Design - VEX

2/15
TODAY:
SIDE Project work day

2/13
TODAY:
Robotic Arm Demo/Lesson
Work on Engineering Notebooks

2/12
TODAY:


2/11
TODAY:
Finish Truss example and notes

2/8
TODAY:
SIDE Project work day

2/6
TODAY:
Calculating Moments doc
Calculating Truss Forces ppt
Calculating Truss Forces doc
Truss example and notes

2/5
TODAY:
Force Vectors ppt
Calculating Force Vectors doc
Moments ppt
TURN IN PERMISSION SLIPS

2/4
TODAY:
Free Body Diagrams ppt
Free Body Diagrams doc - do in Notebooks

2/1
TODAY:
Rally Day
Maker Faire
Volunteer for Maker Events!

1/30
TODAY:
Beam Deflection

1/29
TODAY:
SIDE Projects

1/28
TODAY:
SIDE Projects

SECOND SEMESTER

1/18
TODAY:
SIDE Project Work Day

1/16
TODAY:
SIDE Project Work Day

1/15
TODAY:
Finish Centroids

1/14
TODAY:
2.1 Centroids ppt
2.1 Centroids assignment
Centroids Cutout

1/11
TODAY:
SIDE Project Work Day

1/9
TODAY:
Seriously Finish the Winch Activity

1/8
TODAY:
Ms. B comes back!
Finish the Winch Activity

1/7
TODAY:
Sub
Winch Activities

Winter Break

12/20
TODAY:
SIDE Projects
TAKE PICTURES!
ENTER INFO AND UPDATES INTO NOTEBOOKS

12/19
TODAY:
SIDE Projects IFFFF you're done with 1.2.6

12/18
TODAY:
Finish 1.2.6 from yesterday
Disassemble Winch

12/17
TODAY:
1.2.6 Maximum Motor Power ppt
1.2.6 Max Motor Power Spreadsheet
1.2.6 Maximize Motor Power doc - do in Engineering Notebook

12/14
TODAY:
SIDE Projects
TAKE PICTURES!
ENTER INFO AND UPDATES INTO NOTEBOOKS

12/12
TODAY:
Finish 1.2.5 VEX

12/11
TODAY:
1.2.5 VEX do in Engineering Notebooks

12/10
TODAY:
1.2.5 Groups - Mrs. Vila
1.2.5 Build the VEX Winch

12/7
TODAY:
SIDE Projects
TAKE PICTURES!
ENTER INFO AND UPDATES INTO NOTEBOOKS

12/5
TODAY:
Finish 1.2.5 SIM
Work on SIDE Projects if you're finished

12/4
TODAY:
1.2.5 Work Energy Power ppt take notes in Notebooks
1.2.5 SIM do in Engineering Notebooks

12/3
TODAY:
Put away VEX builds

11/30
TODAY:
SIDE Projects
TAKE PICTURES!
ENTER INFO AND UPDATES INTO NOTEBOOKS

11/28
TODAY:
1.2.3 Physical

11/27
TODAY:
Finish 1.2.3 SIM
Building Circuits ppt Go over this Breadboarding ppt
SIDE Projects if you're done with everything

11/26
TODAY:
1.2.3 SIM Use TinkerCAD

THANKSGIVING BREAK

11/16
TODAY:
SIDE Projects
TAKE PICTURES!
ENTER INFO AND UPDATES INTO NOTEBOOKS

11/14
TODAY:
1.2.3 SIM Use TinkerCAD

11/13
TODAY:
Introduction to Electricity ppt
1.2.3 SIM Use TinkerCAD

11/7
TODAY:
CATEMA

11/6
TODAY:

11/5
TODAY:

11/2
TODAY:
SIDE Projects

10/31
TODAY:
Energy Speed Dating Activity

10/30
TODAY:
Finish Energy Speed Dating Research
You have homework if you're not finished

Dress up for tomorrow's Speed Dating Event!

10/29
TODAY:
Research Energy Source for Energy Speed Dating Activity on Wednesday
Instructions in Video Form

10/26
TODAY:
Present Compound Machine

10/24
TODAY:
Present Compound Machine
Finish Compound Machine and Engineering Notebook

10/23
TODAY:
Finish Compound Machine build and Engineering Notebook entry

10/15 - 10/19
TODAY:
Project Compound

10/3
TODAY:
Understanding Pulleys

10/2
TODAY:
GCU Guest Speaker

9/21 - 10/12
TODAY:
Part 0
Part 1 Levers Build
Part 1 Levers Investigation
Part 2 Inclined Plane Build
Part 2 Inclined Plane Investigation
Part 3 Wheel and Axle Build
Part 3 Wheel and Axle Investigation
Part 4 Pulley Build
Part 4 Pulley Investigation
Part 5 Screw Build
Part 5 Screw Investigation

Levers - 1st 2nd and 3rd class
Logger Pro Resource
Lever, Wheel & Axle, Pully PPT
Inclined Plane, Wedge, Screw PPT


9/19 (first block day)
TODAY:
Introduction to Simple Machines, Energy, IMA, AMA and Efficiency

9/18
TODAY:
Introduction to the Design Process, Design Brief and Decision Matrix

9/17
TODAY:
Introduction to Engineering Notebooks

9/13
TODAY:
Las Positas Application Forms


9/12
TODAY:
Engineering Notebook Presentation
Design Process
Writing a Design Brief
Decision Matrix
Brainstorming

9/11
TODAY:
Las Positas Application

9/7
TODAY:
CAD review and practice

9/5
TODAY:
Housekeeping…
Cutting Decals

ASSIGNED:
Parents on School Loop

9/4
TODAY:
Google Account Passwords
Adobe Interest Form
Finish Vinyl Decals


8/31
TODAY:

DUE:
Parent Information Sheet
Equipment Agreement/Syllabus Agreement form
Photo Release


8/30

TODAY:
Intro Questionnaire
Adobe Interest Form
Go over Syllabus
Supply List

ASSIGNED:
Parent Information Sheet
Equipment Agreement/Syllabus Agreement form
Photo Release

8/29

TODAY:
Welcome to Class!
Intro to Illustrator and Decals