# High School Physics Curriculum Resource & Lesson Plans

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This High School Physics Curriculum Resource & Lesson Plans course is a fully developed resource to help you organize and teach physics. You can easily adapt the video lessons, transcripts, and quizzes to take full advantage of the comprehensive and engaging material we offer. Make planning your course easier by using our curriculum as a guide.
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#### 22 chapters in High School Physics Curriculum Resource & Lesson Plans

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Lesson 1 - What is Kinematics? - Studying the Motion of Objects
Lesson 2 - Scalars and Vectors: Definition and Difference
Lesson 3 - What is Position in Physics? - Definition & Examples
Lesson 4 - Distance and Displacement in Physics: Definition and Examples
Lesson 5 - Speed and Velocity: Difference and Examples
Lesson 6 - Acceleration: Definition, Equation and Examples
Lesson 7 - Uniformly-Accelerated Motion and the Big Five Kinematics Equations
Lesson 8 - Representing Kinematics with Graphs
Lesson 9 - Ticker Tape Diagrams: Analyzing Motion and Acceleration
Lesson 10 - What are Vector Diagrams? - Definition and Uses
Lesson 11 - Using Position vs. Time Graphs to Describe Motion
Lesson 12 - Determining Slope for Position vs. Time Graphs
Lesson 13 - Using Velocity vs. Time Graphs to Describe Motion
Lesson 14 - Determining Acceleration Using the Slope of a Velocity vs. Time Graph
Lesson 15 - Velocity vs. Time: Determining Displacement of an Object
Lesson 16 - Understanding Graphs of Motion: Giving Qualitative Descriptions
Lesson 17 - Free Fall Physics Practice Problems
Lesson 18 - Graphing Free Fall Motion: Showing Acceleration
Lesson 19 - The Acceleration of Gravity: Definition & Formula
Lesson 20 - Projectile Motion: Definition and Examples
Lesson 21 - Projectile Motion Practice Problems
Lesson 22 - Kinematic Equations List: Calculating Motion
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Lesson 1 - Vibrations and Waves: Energy and Motion
Lesson 2 - Wave Parameters: Wavelength, Amplitude, Period, Frequency & Speed
Lesson 3 - Transverse & Longitudinal Waves: Definition & Examples
Lesson 4 - What is Sound? - Definition and Factors Affecting the Speed of Sound
Lesson 5 - Pitch and Volume in Sound Waves
Lesson 6 - Electromagnetic Waves: Definition, Sources & Properties
Lesson 7 - The 7 Major Regions of the Electromagnetic Spectrum
Lesson 8 - The Nature of Light: Origin, Spectrum & Color Frequency
Lesson 9 - Reflection: Angle of Incidence and Curved Surfaces
Lesson 10 - Diffuse Reflection: Definition, Examples & Surfaces
Lesson 11 - Resonance: Definition & Transmission of Waves
Lesson 12 - Transparent and Opaque Materials in Electromagnetic Waves
Lesson 13 - Color: White Light, Reflection & Absorption
Lesson 14 - Refraction & Dispersion: Definition, Snell's Law & Index of Refraction
Lesson 15 - Diffraction: Relation to Sound & Light and Effects of Wavelength
Lesson 16 - Constructive and Destructive Interference
Lesson 17 - The Doppler Effect: Definition, Examples & Applications
Lesson 18 - Wave-Particle Duality: Concept, Explanation & Examples
Lesson 19 - Reflection in Physics Project Ideas
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