Natural Science - Year II

Chat times for 2017-2018
Tuesday
11:00a-12:30p ET/8:00-9:30am PT


Dr. Christe Ann McMenomy

Scholars Online Natural Science
Units for the Second Year for 2017-2018

Week of CourseChat DateHomework UnitHistory TopicScience TopicLab Exercise
19/5/201734Preparing for Chat
History Review
Doing the Homework
Science Review
Lab Expectations
29/12/201735What is Science: Round 2The Scope of ScienceData representation
39/19/201736From Alchemy to ChemistryTypes of reactionsAcid-base indicators
49/26/201737LavoisierAtoms and Elements, Molecules and BondsCandle Chemistry
510/3/201738DaltonReaction theory and ratesPrecipitation Reactions
610/10/201739Quest for the ElementsPeriodic TableFlame Test
710/17/201740Steno, Buffon, Werner, CuvierEarth HistoryRock Identification
810/24/201741WegenerPlate TectonicsMapping the circle of fire
910/31/201742Cuvier, LamarkGeological AgesFossil examination
1011/7/201743DarwinNatural selectionThe Game of Life
1111/14/201744Post-DarwinSocial SciencesPeppermoth simulation
1211/21/2017Thanksgiving
1311/28/201745MendelInheritance and cellsInheritance in Peas
1412/5/201746WattEnergySteam engine
1512/12/201747Industrial RevolutionPower and efficiencyConvection lab
1612/19/201748HelmholtzThermodynamicsNo Lab
1712/26/2017Christmas
181/2/2018New Years
191/9/201849YoungLightDiffraction lab
201/16/2018Review and ExamReview and ExamReview and Exam
211/23/201850Volt and AmpereElectrical charge and circuitsElectroscope
221/30/201851FaradayMagnetismSimple Circuits; the Magnetic field
232/6/201852MaxwellElectromagnetic wavesMicrowave measurements
242/13/201853CurieRadioactivitySimulating Radioactive decay
252/20/201854Rutherford, Thomson, and PauliThe internal structure of the atomBlackbox
262/27/201855PlanckQuantum MechanicsNo Lab
273/6/201856EinsteinRelativityLadder Paradox
283/13/201857Audobon, Muir, CarsonThe EnvironmentField lab: pollution
293/20/201858CalvinPhotosynthesisChromotography
303/27/2018Holy Week
314/3/201859KrebsCellular RespirationDiffusion lab
324/10/201860Crick and WatsonDNADNA Samples/Comparisons
334/17/201866Technological RevolutionComputers and AirplanesProgram design
344/24/201867Nature: Organic, Mechanical, or SystemSystems AnalysisState change
355/1/201861Discovery of the PlanetsPlanetary explorationTelescope observations
365/8/201862Annie CanonStellar Types and spectroscopySpectroscopy lab
375/15/201863HubbleGalaxiesGalaxy identification lab
385/22/201864The Very BeginingCosmologyCosmos Lab
395/29/201865What next?Unsolved QuestionsPropose Your Own