Principles of Engineering

Wed. Oct. 16
Class Agenda:
1) Review of documentation requirements for the Compound Ballistic Machine project
2) Measurements and documentation time.
Homework:
1) DUE TO THE NUMBER OF STUDENTS OUT FOR THE PSAT AND OTHER SCHEDULED EVENTS, BATTLESHiP DAY AND FINISHED NOTEBOOKS WILL BE DUE WEDNESDAY Oct. 23. Please complete all possible documentation to allow for final measurements on Monday 10/21.
Documentation info is available on the Project Info Page
Class Agenda:
1) Review of documentation requirements for the Compound Ballistic Machine project
2) Measurements and documentation time.
Homework:
1) DUE TO THE NUMBER OF STUDENTS OUT FOR THE PSAT AND OTHER SCHEDULED EVENTS, BATTLESHiP DAY AND FINISHED NOTEBOOKS WILL BE DUE WEDNESDAY Oct. 23. Please complete all possible documentation to allow for final measurements on Monday 10/21.
Documentation info is available on the Project Info Page
Mon. Oct. 14
Class Agenda:
1) Gears Quiz
2) Final build time for Compound Ballistic Machines
3) Begin measurements and documentation of compound machine
Homework:
1) Work on the documentation for your Compound Ballistic Machines. Setup the IMA data tables and other areas for measurements in your engineering notebook. Instructions for this documentation are on the Project Info Page
Class Agenda:
1) Gears Quiz
2) Final build time for Compound Ballistic Machines
3) Begin measurements and documentation of compound machine
Homework:
1) Work on the documentation for your Compound Ballistic Machines. Setup the IMA data tables and other areas for measurements in your engineering notebook. Instructions for this documentation are on the Project Info Page
Thurs. Oct. 10
Class Agenda:
1) Gears Quiz delay  We will take it Monday 10/14
3) Build time for Compound Ballistic Machines
Homework:
1) Complete the Gears Quiz Review Worksheet. This is a homework assignment that you need to complete and turn in on Monday. Do it please.
 you can download it and check answers on the Review Material page
Class Agenda:
1) Gears Quiz delay  We will take it Monday 10/14
3) Build time for Compound Ballistic Machines
Homework:
1) Complete the Gears Quiz Review Worksheet. This is a homework assignment that you need to complete and turn in on Monday. Do it please.
 you can download it and check answers on the Review Material page
Tues. Oct. 8
Class Agenda:
1) Gears Quiz review
3) Build time for Compound Ballistic Machines
Homework:
1) Review for the Gears Quiz. The quiz review information is available on the Review Material page including Practice Questions.
2) Continue working on the documentation for the Compound Machine Ballistics project in your engineering notebook.
Class Agenda:
1) Gears Quiz review
3) Build time for Compound Ballistic Machines
Homework:
1) Review for the Gears Quiz. The quiz review information is available on the Review Material page including Practice Questions.
2) Continue working on the documentation for the Compound Machine Ballistics project in your engineering notebook.
Fri. Oct. 4
Class Agenda:
1) Finish Ballistics Machine design drawings
2) Get approval from Mr. Vezino to start building
3) Build it!
Homework:
1) Complete documentation in your engineering notebook for the Compound Machine Ballistics project. The following sections of your notebook should be completed: (1) Design Brief, (2) Generate Concepts including launch mechanisms, two complete machine designs, solution choice, and Design Solution drawing.
 A copy of the Compound Ballistics is available on the Project Info Page or can be downloaded HERE.
Class Agenda:
1) Finish Ballistics Machine design drawings
2) Get approval from Mr. Vezino to start building
3) Build it!
Homework:
1) Complete documentation in your engineering notebook for the Compound Machine Ballistics project. The following sections of your notebook should be completed: (1) Design Brief, (2) Generate Concepts including launch mechanisms, two complete machine designs, solution choice, and Design Solution drawing.
 A copy of the Compound Ballistics is available on the Project Info Page or can be downloaded HERE.
Thurs. Sept. 26
Class Agenda:
1) Simple Machine Quiz Retake
2) Dismantle Simple Machine Devices
3) Gear Notes
Homework:
1) 1.1.5 Gears, Pulley Drives, and Sprockets Practice Problems  Complete Questions 14 & 1416. Be sure to show all work including the formulas being used. Missed the worksheet? Download the 1.1.5 Packet HERE
Class Agenda:
1) Simple Machine Quiz Retake
2) Dismantle Simple Machine Devices
3) Gear Notes
Homework:
1) 1.1.5 Gears, Pulley Drives, and Sprockets Practice Problems  Complete Questions 14 & 1416. Be sure to show all work including the formulas being used. Missed the worksheet? Download the 1.1.5 Packet HERE
Tues. Sept. 24
Class Agenda:
1) Returned Simple Machine Quiz 1 and review
2) Intro to Gears
3) Gear Notes
Homework:
1) Review for the Simple Machines Quiz RETAKE
Class Agenda:
1) Returned Simple Machine Quiz 1 and review
2) Intro to Gears
3) Gear Notes
Homework:
1) Review for the Simple Machines Quiz RETAKE
Friday Sept. 20
Class Agenda:
1) Complete Activity 1.1.1 Simple Machine Investigation
Homework:
1) Complete the documentation Activity 1.1.1 Simple Machine Investigation in your engineering notebook. Be sure to answer all questions and show your formulas and math. The worksheet is available HERE
Class Agenda:
1) Complete Activity 1.1.1 Simple Machine Investigation
Homework:
1) Complete the documentation Activity 1.1.1 Simple Machine Investigation in your engineering notebook. Be sure to answer all questions and show your formulas and math. The worksheet is available HERE
Wed. Sept. 18
Class Agenda:
1) Q&A  Quiz review
2) Quiz #1  Simple Machines
3) Testing the VEX Simple Machine Devices  Worksheet HERE
Homework:
1) Fill out your engineering notebook with tables and spaces to answer questions to easily complete Activity 1.1.1 Simple Machines Investigation to be able to complete the lab in class on Friday.
Class Agenda:
1) Q&A  Quiz review
2) Quiz #1  Simple Machines
3) Testing the VEX Simple Machine Devices  Worksheet HERE
Homework:
1) Fill out your engineering notebook with tables and spaces to answer questions to easily complete Activity 1.1.1 Simple Machines Investigation to be able to complete the lab in class on Friday.
Monday Sept. 16
Class Agenda:
1) Check homework problems  1.1.2 #18  #31
2) Quiz Review
3) Begin testing the VEX Simple Machine Devices  Worksheet HERE
Homework:
1) QUIZ on Wednesday  STUDY! (please) Quiz review information and practice problems are found on the Review Material page
2) If you are hoping to complete a specific Jr/Sr project that I have set up, please be sure to send an email.
3) Fill out your engineering notebook to complete Activity 1.1.1 VEX Simple Machine Investigation if you have fallen behind.
Class Agenda:
1) Check homework problems  1.1.2 #18  #31
2) Quiz Review
3) Begin testing the VEX Simple Machine Devices  Worksheet HERE
Homework:
1) QUIZ on Wednesday  STUDY! (please) Quiz review information and practice problems are found on the Review Material page
2) If you are hoping to complete a specific Jr/Sr project that I have set up, please be sure to send an email.
3) Fill out your engineering notebook to complete Activity 1.1.1 VEX Simple Machine Investigation if you have fallen behind.
Thursday Sept. 12
Class Agenda:
1) Check homework problems
2) Simple Machines Notes  Wedge and Screw
3) Building the VEX Simple Machine Devices
Homework:
1) Complete questions 18  31 in the Activity 1.1.2 Simple Machines Practice Problems. Problems must be completed at the start of class.
 Download the packet HERE
Class Agenda:
1) Check homework problems
2) Simple Machines Notes  Wedge and Screw
3) Building the VEX Simple Machine Devices
Homework:
1) Complete questions 18  31 in the Activity 1.1.2 Simple Machines Practice Problems. Problems must be completed at the start of class.
 Download the packet HERE
Tuesday Sept. 10
Class Agenda:
1) Simple Machines Notes  Wheel and Axle, Pulley
2) Joining POE Google Classroom
 1A: classroom code = 1l4rp4
 2A: classroom code = b4jf11
 3A: classroom code = wdltpu
3) Building the VEX Simple Machine Devices
Homework:
1) Complete questions 1  17 in the Activity 1.1.2 Simple Machines Practice Problems.
 Download the packet HERE
2) All Seniors and Honors Jr's need to complete the Jr/Sr Project Interest Form
Class Agenda:
1) Simple Machines Notes  Wheel and Axle, Pulley
2) Joining POE Google Classroom
 1A: classroom code = 1l4rp4
 2A: classroom code = b4jf11
 3A: classroom code = wdltpu
3) Building the VEX Simple Machine Devices
Homework:
1) Complete questions 1  17 in the Activity 1.1.2 Simple Machines Practice Problems.
 Download the packet HERE
2) All Seniors and Honors Jr's need to complete the Jr/Sr Project Interest Form
Friday Sept. 6
Class Agenda:
1) Simple Machines Notes  Inclined Plane and Levers
2) Building the VEX Student Toolboxes
Homework:
1) Find real world examples of each of the 6 types of simple machines: inclined Plane, wedge, wheel and axle, lever, pulley, & screw. Take a picture of each and create a google presentation showing the following for each simple machine:
2) Log onto PLTW and navigate to Courses > Principles of Engineering > Unit 1: Energy and Power > Lesson 1.1 Mechanisms > Engineering Notebook review materials
 FInd your PLTW login and password HERE
 Please email me if you do not see your name on this list.
Class Agenda:
1) Simple Machines Notes  Inclined Plane and Levers
2) Building the VEX Student Toolboxes
Homework:
1) Find real world examples of each of the 6 types of simple machines: inclined Plane, wedge, wheel and axle, lever, pulley, & screw. Take a picture of each and create a google presentation showing the following for each simple machine:
 Name of the simple machine
 Label the MA(mechanical advantage) as MA>1, MA=1, or MA<1
 You will submit your Google Presentation on Tuesday in class using Google Classroom.
2) Log onto PLTW and navigate to Courses > Principles of Engineering > Unit 1: Energy and Power > Lesson 1.1 Mechanisms > Engineering Notebook review materials
 FInd your PLTW login and password HERE
 Please email me if you do not see your name on this list.
Wednesday Sept. 4
Class Agenda:
1) Turn in the Pinball Reflection
2) Simple Machines Notes
3) Building the VEX Student Toolboxes
Homework  DUE Tues. 9/10
1) Find real world examples of each of the 6 types of simple machines: inclined Plane, wedge, wheel and axle, lever, pulley, & screw.
2) Log onto PLTW and navigate to Courses > Principles of Engineering > Unit 1: Energy and Power > Lesson 1.1 Mechanisms > Engineering Notebook review materials
 FInd your PLTW login and password HERE
 Please email me if you do not see your name on this list.
Class Agenda:
1) Turn in the Pinball Reflection
2) Simple Machines Notes
3) Building the VEX Student Toolboxes
Homework  DUE Tues. 9/10
1) Find real world examples of each of the 6 types of simple machines: inclined Plane, wedge, wheel and axle, lever, pulley, & screw.
2) Log onto PLTW and navigate to Courses > Principles of Engineering > Unit 1: Energy and Power > Lesson 1.1 Mechanisms > Engineering Notebook review materials
 FInd your PLTW login and password HERE
 Please email me if you do not see your name on this list.
Friday Aug. 30
Class Agenda:
1) 1A & 2A Final Pinball building time
2) 3A  Pinball Group presentations and play time
3) Cleanup
Homework 
1) Complete the photo release form if you have not done so.
2) Complete the Pinball Learning Reflection  Please have a printed complete reflection worksheet on Wed. 9/4
 Download the Pinball Learning Reflection HERE
Class Agenda:
1) 1A & 2A Final Pinball building time
2) 3A  Pinball Group presentations and play time
3) Cleanup
Homework 
1) Complete the photo release form if you have not done so.
2) Complete the Pinball Learning Reflection  Please have a printed complete reflection worksheet on Wed. 9/4
 Download the Pinball Learning Reflection HERE
Wednesday Aug. 28
Class Agenda:
1) 1A & 2A Final Pinball building time
2) 3A  Miniblocks for English and Engineering
 Documentation of the Design process and the engineering notebook
Homework 
1) Complete your photo release form.
2) Pinball presentation 
3) Be prepared to finish building your pinball machine to present during 3A on Friday.
4) Glue/tape in your Design Process documentation handouts into your engineering notebook if you did not do so in class.
Class Agenda:
1) 1A & 2A Final Pinball building time
2) 3A  Miniblocks for English and Engineering
 Documentation of the Design process and the engineering notebook
Homework 
1) Complete your photo release form.
2) Pinball presentation 
3) Be prepared to finish building your pinball machine to present during 3A on Friday.
4) Glue/tape in your Design Process documentation handouts into your engineering notebook if you did not do so in class.