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PPT - Electromagnetic Waves & EM Spectrum + Student Notes - Distance Learning

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7th - 10th, Homeschool
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  1. This bundle is a set of 13 PowerPoints that I use during a typical semester on physics, in chronological order. PPT topics include: motion, Newton's Laws of motion, forces, energy, thermal energy, mechanical waves, sound and hearing, electromagnetic waves, light and vision, simple machines, density
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A detailed 33-slide PowerPoint product that introduces all major topics in a typical middle school / early high school unit on electromagnetic waves and the electromagnetic spectrum. Includes an introduction to electromagnetic waves, their characteristics, how they differ from mechanical waves, and the waves of the electromagnetic spectrum. This product also includes a 2-page student summary notes document.

PPT Contents:

Part 1: What Are EM Waves?

  • Review: 2 categories of waves (mechanical, electromagnetic)
  • Definition of electromagnetic (EM) waves
  • EM waves vs. mechanical waves
  • Characteristics of EM waves

Part 2: The Electromagnetic Spectrum

  • Definition of the EM spectrum
  • Wavelengths, frequencies, properties and uses of each EM wave, including
  • Radio waves
  • Microwaves
  • Infrared light
  • Visible light
  • Ultraviolet light
  • X-rays
  • Gamma rays

NEW! Includes Student Summary Notes Document

  • This PPT now includes a 2-page student summary notes document with a corresponding 2-page answer key for teachers.
  • Summary notes feature questions directly tied to each slide in order, and include fill in the blanks questions as well as diagram labeling
  • Summary Notes come in 2 formats: a static PDF document and fully-editable WORD document

PPT Downloadable in 2 Formats:

  • This product comes in 2 formats: a static PDF document and fully-editable PPTX document
  • Download the full PDF preview to see EXACTLY what you are getting!

Relevant NGSS Disciplinary Core Idea(s) Addressed by This Product:

NGSS - MS-PS4.A

Physical Science - Waves and Their Applications - Wave Properties

NGSS - MS-PS4.B

Physical Science - Waves and Their Applications - Electromagnetic Radiation

NGSS - MS-PS4.C

Physical Science - Waves and Their Applications - Information Technologies

You Might Also Like the Following Unit Resources:

UNIT BUNDLE - Waves, Sound and Light (In Development)

Part 1: Mechanical Waves, Sound and Hearing

PPT - Mechanical Waves (With Summary Notes)

PPT - Sound Waves & Hearing (With Summary Notes)

Unit Overview & Key Words - Mechanical Waves & Sound

WS - What are Mechanical Waves

WS - Interpreting Waveforms

WS - What are Sound Waves

WS - Musical Instruments

WS - Ear Anatomy: Structure and Function

LAB - The Pendulum

LAB - Amplitude and Loudness

LAB - Frequency and Pitch

QUIZ - Properties of Waves

QUIZ - Properties of Sound

QUIZ - Ear Structure and Hearing

UNIT REVIEW - Mechanical Waves, Sound and Hearing

TEST - Mechanical Waves, Sound and Hearing

Part 2: Electromagnetic Waves, Light and Optics

PPT - Electromagnetic Waves (With Summary Notes)

PPT - Light, Optics & Vision (With Summary Notes)

Unit Overview & Key Words - Electromagnetic Waves & Light

WS - What are Electromagnetic Waves

WS - What are EM Technologies

WS - What is Light

WS - Mirrors and Lenses

WS - Optical Instruments

WS - Eye Anatomy: Structure and Function

LAB - Seeing Color

LAB - The Law of Reflection

LAB - Looking at Mirrors

LAB - Looking at Lenses

LAB - Cow Eye Dissection

QUIZ - Properties of Light

QUIZ - Optics

QUIZ - Eye Structure and Function

UNIT REVIEW - Electromagnetic Waves, Light and Optics

TEST - Electromagnetic Waves, Light and Optics

Other Physics PPTs You Might Also Like:

BUNDLE - Physics PowerPoints

PPT - Motion, Speed, Velocity, Acceleration

PPT - Newton's Laws of Motion

PPT - Forces

PPT - Mechanical Waves

PPT - Sound Waves

PPT - Electromagnetic Waves and the Electromagnetic Spectrum

PPT - Light and Optics (Includes Structure and Function of the Eye)

PPT - Simple Machines

PPT - Density, Floating, Sinking and Archimedes Principle

PPT - Electricity - Static and Current

PPT - Magnetism - Magnets and Electromagnets

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Standards

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NGSSMS-PS4-2
Develop and use a model to describe that waves are reflected, absorbed, or transmitted through various materials. Emphasis is on both light and mechanical waves. Examples of models could include drawings, simulations, and written descriptions. Assessment is limited to qualitative applications pertaining to light and mechanical waves.
NGSSMS-PS4-1
Use mathematical representations to describe a simple model for waves that includes how the amplitude of a wave is related to the energy in a wave. Emphasis is on describing waves with both qualitative and quantitative thinking. Assessment does not include electromagnetic waves and is limited to standard repeating waves.

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