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My physics textbook doesn't have enough incline problems for my students to get GOOD at them. I made this worksheet with 5 problems for a homework assignment.
The download is a 2 page pdf file. One page has 4 homework pages, and the other page

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This is an 8 page pdf file.
It includes:
4 full page color sets of "data" (pictures of colored flowers)
4 half page black & white student sheets to create bar graphs
4 half page color answers (1 for each set of data)
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You need ActivInspire software to use this.
This is an 8 slide ActiveInspire flipchart for use with a Promethean Interactivboard.
Students slide the less than, greater than, or equal sign into the orange box between two numbers that are decimals,

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Topic: Finding Area of Regular Shapes
These are area problems that are a notch above 1 step plug & chug ---- just ONE notch above....they aren't real stumpers!
There are 8 versions of 3 problems on 2 pages and a nice half page solution for

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This is a small collection of "Picture Problem" assignments.
I have had much success teaching conservation of energy problems with "Picture Problems" before students attempt the scary "WORD Problems" that they learned to hate over the years in

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This is a zipped file that includes an editable PowerPoint file with animation and a pdf of student notes to fill in. PLEASE make sure you know how to unzip a file before purchasing. =)
I use this presentation and notes sheet for all of my

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This is an 6 page pdf file.
There are 2 sets of "data".
SET 1 has candy hearts with the words: boat, cow, fish, dog, and pig
SET 2 has candy hearts with the words: car, tree, chair, bed, and house
Students count the words and create a bar graph

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This is a one page worksheet I made for my physics classes.
There are three positions time graphs. Students must construct the velocity-time graph of the same motion.
The answer key is included.
The FREE Preview file is exactly the same

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I created this for my whole science department to use when we were made to drop everything and teach to the test! (11th grade Math PSSA....standard M11.C.1.1)
It's ready to use.....no prep....just make copies!
This zipped file contains:
A

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This is a zipped file that includes:
1. A single-sided pdf file worksheet with 8 absolute value equations to graph
2. An animated 8 slide PowerPoint with step-by-step solutions
I love to use PowerPoints like this to go over assignments. Students

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Books never have enough qualitative questions about graphs!
This is an editable 11 slide powerpoint with 10 questions about position-time (DT) and velocity-time(VT) graphs. The last slide shows the answers to all 10 questions.
I use this

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This is a pdf file - a double-sided lab paper and teacher notes.
Each lab group needs a multimeter, 2 resistors, 2 alligator clip wires, and 2 D batteries with holders. The teacher notes give some details about equipment. Each set up would

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You need a Promeathean InteractivBoard and ActivInspire software to use this.
This is an interactive flipchart where students slide 25 words to their matching image. The pictures are locked and the words can be moved.
There are 5 slides with

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This this math manipulative is for practice ordering numbers. It includes decimal places to the ten thousandth place and negative numbers.
Each envelope has 25 pieces - 5 sets of 5 to sort.
This pdf file includes pages to make 5 envelopes.

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You will not be able to use this if you don't have ActivInspire software and a Promethean Board. Please don't buy it!
This is a no frills flipchart designed to practice 3 common core math standards:
2.OA.2 - Write the sum of the numbers

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These are very simple word problems that use the constant speed equation, v = d/t. The only unit conversions required are for time between minutes & hours.
There are 5 versions of 3 problems on one page and a nice printable 1 page

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This is 20 editable borders created in MS Word.
It is a horizontal row - not a complete frame. See how I use them in almost all of my TpT product covers.
Add color w/o killing a whole ink cartridge
You'd make them yourself if you had time!
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I teach Conceptual, Academic, Honors, and AP Physics, and an Algebra Test Prep course for students that failed the state exam (Keystone Exam). I have a lot of other products in my store since I am always helping other teachers. My non-physics products mostly target a single math standard or skill. I attend a lot of national conferences (AAPT, NSTA, NCMT, & NECC), do multiweek summer programs, and am a reader for the AP Physics B Exam.

MY TEACHING STYLE

Effective ;) lol

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

I'm not sure if it fits this category.....but I was honored to be selected for these elite programs:

* a RET (research experience for teachers) program at Cornell Univ. for 6 weeks in '08

* the Dept of Energy's ACTS (Academy Creating Teacher Scientists) at Princeton Plasma Physics Lab for 7 weeks each summer in '09 & '10

* the national Quarknet program focusing on particle physics

* Invitation and full funding to attend the annual Teacher Workshop at the Kavli Institute of Theoretical Physics in Santa Barbara in '12, '13, & '14

* RET Program at Baylor University for 7 weeks each summer in '12, '13, & '14

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

BA in Physics - Lycoming College

MA in Physics Education - Univ of Virginia

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

I don't think there are a lot of physics teachers here at TpT, my other items sell much better. I've made cute borders, a lot of math test prep items, and other random things. If physics sales ever pick up, I'll clean up more of my stuff for posting. Pretty much EVERYTHING I use in my class is something I made myself.

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PreK, Kindergarten, 1^{st}, 2^{nd}, 3^{rd}, 4^{th}, 5^{th}, 6^{th}, 7^{th}, 8^{th}, 9^{th}, 10^{th}, 11^{th}, 12^{th}, Higher Education, Adult Education, Homeschool, Staff, Not Grade Specific

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English Language Arts, Reading, Grammar, Spelling, Vocabulary, Specialty, Math, Algebra, Applied Math, Arithmetic, Basic Operations, Fractions, Geometry, Graphing, Measurement, Numbers, Other (Math), Science, Basic Principles, Chemistry, Earth Sciences, Physics, Arts & Music, Visual Arts, Graphic Arts, Other (Specialty), Math Test Prep, For All Subject Areas, Classroom Management, Statistics, Word Problems, Study Skills, General Science, Physical Science, Algebra 2, Writing, Reading Strategies, Holidays/Seasonal, Back to School, Thanksgiving, Christmas/ Chanukah/ Kwanzaa, Mental Math, Halloween, Valentine's Day, Decimals, Place Value, Tools for Common Core