Physical Science 107 Schedule

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Course Outline: White Rows: Tues, Thurs Class, Gray Rows: Mon, Wed Class
DateTopicHomework
1-17TLECTURE: Course Introduction, Scientific Literacy QuizVisit the Course Website, Complete the Interview in BB, Give the Sci Lit Quiz to Two People, Bring Journal to Class!
1-18WLECTURE: Course Introduction, Scientific Literacy, Introduction to Library Resources (Nicholas Lim nlim@ccc.edu)Visit the Course Website, Complete the Interview in BB, Give the Sci Lit Quiz to Two People, Bring Journal to Class!
1-19RLECTURE: Introduction to Library Resources (Nicholas Lim nlim@ccc.edu), Earth's AtmosphereLesson One, Demonstration: Comparison of Oxygen and Nitrogen; components of air.
1-23MLECTURE: Earth's Atmosphere Lesson One, Watch the atmosphere video again! Takes some notes. Does the video cause you to think of any questions? Write them down and ask them in class. Demonstration: Comparison of Oxygen and Nitrogen; components of air. Watch the atmosphere video again! Takes some notes. Does the video cause you to think of any questions? Write them down and ask them in class.
1-24TLECTURE: Earth's AtmosphereLesson One, Watch the atmosphere video again! Takes some notes. Does the video cause you to think of any questions? Write them down and ask them in class. Demonstrations: Angle of Flashlight on Relective Surface
1-25WLECTURE: Earth's AtmosphereLesson One, Demonstrations: Angle of Flashlight on Relective Surface, Infrared Camera, Lava Lamp, (Albedo Demo needs to be repeated.)
1-26RLECTURE: Earth's AtmosphereLesson One, Demonstrations: Lava Lamp, Infrared Camera, Albedo Demonstration
1-30MLECTURE: Ground Level Air PollutionLesson Two, Demonstrations: air pressure crushes a can, Tyndell effect
1-31TLECTURE: Ground Level Air PollutionLesson Two, Demonstrations: air pressure crushes a can, Tyndell effect
2-1WLECTURE: Ground Level Air PollutionLesson Two, Visit Air Now Put in different locations and learn how to determine the air quality of a specific place.
2-2RLECTURE:Ground Level Air PollutionLesson Two, Visit Air Now Put in different locations and learn how to determine the air quality of a specific place.
2-6MLECTURE: Stratospheric OzoneLesson Three
2-7TLECTURE: Stratospheric OzoneLesson Three
2-8WLECTURE: Greenhouse Gases and Climate ChangeLesson Four
2-9RLECTURE: Greenhouse Gases and Climate ChangeLesson Four
2-13MLECTURE: Greenhouse Gases and Climate ChangeLesson Four
2-14TLECTURE: Greenhouse Gases and Climate ChangeLesson Four
2-15WUnit One: Test
LECTURE: Hydrological Cycle
Lesson Five
2-16RUnit One: Test
LECTURE: Hydrological Cycle
Lesson Five
2-20 Holiday
2-21TLECTURE: Ocean AcidificationLesson Six Many demonstrations were performed showing properties of carbon dioxide.
2-22WLECTURE: Ocean AcidificationLesson Six Many demonstrations were performed showing properties of carbon dioxide.
2-23RLECTURE: Ocean AcidificationLesson Six Many demonstrations were performed showing properties of carbon dioxide.
2-27MLECTURE: Ocean PollutionLesson Seven We focused on the plastic debris that has collected in the ocean. Demonstrations showed various properties of plastic.
2-28TLECTURE: Ocean PollutionLesson Seven We focused on the plastic debris that has collected in the ocean. Demonstrations showed various properties of plastic.
2-29WLECTURE: Fresh Water 
3-1RLECTURE: Fresh Water 
3-5MLECTURE: Fresh Water 
3-6TLECTURE: Fresh Water 
3-7WUnit Two: Test
LECTURE: Carbon Cycle
 
3-8RUnit Two: Test
LECTURE: Carbon Cycle
 
3-12MLECTURE: Carbon Cycle 
3-13TLECTURE: Carbon Cycle 
3-14WLECTURE: Nitrates, Phosphates and Sulfates
Project Proposals Due!
 
3-15RLECTURE: Nitrates, Phosphates and Sulfates
Project Proposals Due!
 
3-19MLECTURE: Soil Chemistry 
3-20TLECTURE: Soil Chemistry 
3-21WLECTURE: Soil Chemistry 
3-22RLECTURE: Soil Chemistry 
3-26MLECTURE: Soil Erosion and Conservation 
3-27TLECTURE: Soil Erosion and Conservation 
3-28WUnit Three: Test 
3-29RUnit Three: Test 
Spring Break Holiday Week of April 2nd
4-9MLECTURE: Carbon Based Fuels 
4-10TLECTURE: Carbon Based Fuels 
4-11WLECTURE: Carbon Based Fuels
4-12RLECTURE: Carbon Based Fuels 
4-16MLECTURE: Lithium 
4-17TLECTURE: Lithium 
4-18WLECTURE: Lithium 
4-19RLECTURE: Lithium 
4-23MLECTURE: Wind and Solar Energy 
4-24RLECTURE: Wind and Solar Energy 
4-25WLECTURE: Wind and Solar Energy 
4-26RLECTURE: Wind and Solar Energy 
4-30MLECTURE: Nuclear Energy 
5-1TLECTURE: Nuclear Energy 
5-2WUnit Four: Test
Final Projects Are Due!
 
5-3RUnit Four: Test
Final Projects Are Due!
 
5-7MLECTURE: Course Review and Highlights
Make-Up Test
 
5-8TLECTURE: Course Review and Highlights
Make-Up Test
 
5-9WCelebrate Earth 
5-10RCelebrate Earth