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Natural Science - Year II

Chat times for 2018-2019
Tuesday
11:00a-12:30p ET/8:00a-9:30a PT


Dr. Christe Ann McMenomy

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Scholars Online Natural Science
Units for the Second Year for 2018-2019

Natural Science Year II Syllabus:
Chat Dates, Topics, and Lab Exercises

Week of CourseChat DateHomework UnitHistory TopicScience TopicLab Exercise
19/4/201834Preparing for Chat
History Review
Doing the Homework
Science Review
Lab Expectations
29/11/201835What is Science: Round 2The Scope of ScienceData representation
39/18/201836From Alchemy to ChemistryTypes of reactionsAcid-base indicators
49/25/201837LavoisierAtoms and Elements, Molecules and BondsCandle Chemistry
510/2/201838DaltonReaction theory and ratesPrecipitation Reactions
610/9/201839Quest for the ElementsPeriodic TableFlame Test
710/16/201840Steno, Buffon, Werner, CuvierEarth HistoryRock Identification
810/23/201841WegenerPlate TectonicsMapping the circle of fire
910/30/201842Cuvier, LamarkGeological AgesFossil examination
1011/6/201843DarwinNatural selectionThe Game of Life
1111/13/201844Post-DarwinSocial SciencesPeppermoth simulation
1211/20/201845MendelInheritance and cellsInheritance in Peas
1311/27/201846WattEnergySteam engine
1412/4/201847Industrial RevolutionPower and efficiencyConvection lab
1512/11/201848HelmholtzThermodynamicsNo Lab
1612/18/201849YoungLightDiffraction lab
1712/25/2018Christmas
181/1/2019New Years
191/8/2019Review and ExamReview and ExamReview and Exam
201/15/201950Volt and AmpereElectrical charge and circuitsElectroscope
211/22/201951FaradayMagnetismSimple Circuits; the Magnetic field
221/29/201952MaxwellElectromagnetic wavesMicrowave measurements
232/5/201953CurieRadioactivitySimulating Radioactive decay
242/12/201954Rutherford, Thomson, and PauliThe internal structure of the atomBlackbox
252/19/201955PlanckQuantum MechanicsNo Lab
262/26/201956EinsteinRelativityLadder Paradox
273/5/201957Audobon, Muir, CarsonThe EnvironmentField lab: pollution
283/12/201958CalvinPhotosynthesisChromotography
293/19/201959KrebsCellular RespirationDiffusion lab
303/26/201960Crick and WatsonDNADNA Samples/Comparisons
314/2/201966Technological RevolutionComputers and AirplanesProgram design
324/9/201967Nature: Organic, Mechanical, or SystemSystems AnalysisState change
334/16/2019Holy Week
344/23/201961Discovery of the PlanetsPlanetary explorationTelescope observations
354/30/201962Annie CanonStellar Types and spectroscopySpectroscopy lab
365/7/201963HubbleGalaxiesGalaxy identification lab
375/14/201964The Very BeginingCosmologyCosmos Lab
385/21/201965What next?Unsolved QuestionsPropose Your Own
395/28/2019>Review and Exam