Week of: 
Experiment: 
29 Aug 
Hooke's Law
For this experiment, print and read the following: Lab Syllabus & Introduction to Laboratory Practices
Also, review the two sample Lab Reports (links above right)

5 Sep 
Conservation of Linear Momentum
For this experiment, also print Using a Photogate Timer

12 Sep 
Fitting Data to a Mathematical Function
For this experiment, also print Graphing & Curve Analysis Using KaleidaGraph – Instructions in color!

19 Sep 
Conservation of Energy on an Inclined
Plane – Instructions in color!
For this experiment, also print Reading a Vernier Caliper 
26 Sep 
Finding the BestFit Function
Be sure to bring your copy of
Graphing & Curve Analysis Using KaleidaGraph for reference 
3 Oct 
Kinematics: Constant Acceleration 
10 Oct 
No lab this week – Fall break 
17 Oct 
Making a Mathematical Model for a Square Pendulum
For this experiment, again refer to: Graphing & Curve Analysis Using KaleidaGraph

24 Oct 
Radial
Force & Riding an Elevator
For this experiment, also print the worksheet

31 Oct 
Projectile Motion Boo! 
7 Nov 
Kepler's 2nd Law
For this experiment, again refer to: Graphing & Curve
Analysis Using KaleidaGraph

^{ }14 Nov 
On the Descent of Balloons: A Theoretical Perspective 
21 Nov 
No lab – Thanksgiving break 
28 Nov 
The Speed of Light 
5 Dec 
Lab Practical  Information Handout 