Summer Institute for Physical Science Teachers

June 22- July 2, 2009

 Sims 207

Department of Chemistry, Physics, and Geology

WinthropUniversity

Rock Hill, SC29733

 

June 22-25, 9 AM-5 PM, Chemistry

June 29- July 2, 9 AM-5 PM, Physics

 

Two Winthrop professors and two master teachers, one each for chemistry and physics, will teach this graduate level professional development course, PHYS 613.

Application Process

PHYS 613 Course Schedule

Directions to Winthrop.

What to Bring?

Room and Board Information

 

Institute is funded by the SC Department of Education.

 

Links:

Models (under construction):

Physical Science Companion

Salicylic Acid

ScienceMaster

Acetylsalicylic acid (aspirin)

Physical Sciences Resource Center

Acetaminophen

International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry

Water,

Pasco Xplorer GLX homepage

Carbon dioxide,

Chemical Elements, Periodic Table

 

Common Sources of Chemicals

Vendors:

N.C. State Science House Countertop Chemistry

(Appendix B has common sources of chemicals)

http://www.mpja.com/††††††††††† http://www.cynmar.com/home.aspx

http://www.freyscientific.com/†††††††† http://www.pasco.com/

GLX Projector

http://www.sargentwelch.com/††††††† http://www.a3bs.com/

GLX Projector installation notes

http://www.teachersource.com/†† ††http://www.arborsci.com/

Jefferson Lab, Periodic Table

Textbooks:

SI units†††††††††††††††† Physics 2000

Griffithís Physics Text by Mcgraw-hill.

Java Applets†††††††† Interactive Simulations

Cutnellís Physics Text by Wiley.

Resistor Color Code

Giancoliís Physics Text by Prentice Hall.

%Error and %Difference

Halliday & Resnick by Wiley.

 

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Dr. Ponn Maheswaranathan

Physics-Winthrop

803-323-4940

mahesp@winthrop.edu

Dr. Cliff Calloway

Chemistry-Winthrop

803-323-4945

callowayc@winthrop.edu

Norma Ashburn

Master teacher

843-552-0724

nashburn@comcast.net

Johanna Killoy

Master teacher

803-776-0778

jokilloy@yahoo.com

Linda Sinclair

SC Dept of Education

803-734-0887

lsinclai@ed.sc.gov