Week of: 
Experiment: 
31 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)

7 Sep 
Conservation of Linear Momentum
For this experiment, also print the following document:
Using a Photogate Timer

14 Sep 
Fitting Data to a Mathematical Function
For this experiment, also print the following document:
Graphing & Curve Analysis Using KaleidaGraph

21 Sep 
Conservation of Energy on an Inclined
Plane
For this experiment, also print the following document:
Reading a Vernier Caliper 
28 Sep 
Finding the BestFit Function
Be sure to bring your copy of
Graphing & Curve Analysis Using KaleidaGraph for reference 
5 Oct 
Kinematics: Constant Acceleration 
12 Oct 
No lab this week – Fall break 
19 Oct 
Making a Mathematical Model: An Exercise in Curve Fitting
For this experiment, again refer to: Graphing & Curve Analysis Using KaleidaGraph

26 Oct 
Radial
Force & Riding an Elevator Boo!
For this experiment, also print the worksheet

2 Nov 
Projectile Motion 
9 Nov 
Kepler's 2nd Law
For this experiment, again refer to: Graphing & Curve
Analysis Using KaleidaGraph

^{ }16 Nov 
On the Descent of Balloons: A Theoretical Perspective 
23 Nov 
No lab – Thanksgiving break 
30 Nov 
The Speed of Light 
7 Dec 
Lab Practical  Information Handout 