Workshop Schedule

 

Microcomputer-Based Laboratories (MBL) Workshop

April 22-24, 2004

Estrella Mountain Community College, Avondale, AZ

Thursday

AM     8:00        Vans leave Hampton Inn for Estrella Mountain Community College                 CJH & TLO

            8:15        Registration at Estrella Mountain Community College                                       CJH & TLO

            8:30        Welcome, Introductions & Project Overview                                              CJH, TLO & DD

          10:00        Overview and Introduction to MBL Technology and Curriculum              TLO, RT, & CJH

          10:30        Kinematics                                                                                                  RT, TLO, & CJH

PM   12:00        Lunch/Sharing at Estrella Mountain Community College                           CJH, TLO & DD

            1:00        Forces and Newton’s Laws                                                                         RT, TLO & CJH

            4:30        Energy & Momentum                                                                                TLO, RT, & CJH

            6:00        Supper/Sharing at Raul n Teras's                                                                DD, CJH & TLO

EVE   7:30        TIPERs                                                                                                               CJH & TLO

            8:00        Rotational Motion                                                                                         CJH, TLO & RT

            9:30        Vans leave for Hampton Inn                                                                              TLO & CJH

          10:15        Optional open discussion at the Hampton Inn                                                    TLO & CJH

Friday

AM     8:00        Vans leave Hampton Inn for Estrella Mountain Community College                CJH & TLO

            8:30        Electric Circuits                                                                                           RT, CJH & TLO

          10:30        Magnetism & Discourse Management in MBL                                        DD, CJH & TLO

PM    12:00        Lunch at the Bamboo Palace                                                                      DD, CJH, & TLO

            1:00        Heat and Temperature                                                                                  RT, TLO & CJH

            2:45        Sound & Waves                                                                                         TLO, RT, & CJH

            4:30        Getting $upport & Implementation                                                             CJH, TLO & RT

            6:00        Supper/Sharing at Bill Johnson's Big Apple                                                DD, CJH & TLO

EVE   7:30        Video & MBL                                                                                             TLO, CJH, & RT

            8:30        Optics                                                                                                          TLO, RT, & CJH

            9:30        Vans leave for Hampton Inn                                                                              TLO & CJH

          10:15        Optional open discussion                                                                                   TLO & CJH

Saturday

AM     8:00        Vans leave Hampton Inn for Estrella Mountain Community College                CJH & TLO

                           (Participants not staying Saturday need to check out & bring luggage)

            8:30        Assessment                                                                                                 CJH, RT, & TLO

          10:00        Nuclear Radiation                                                                                            JG, RT & CJH

          11:45        Deno's Pizza Lunch at Estrella Mountain Community College                   CJH, TLO & DD

PM    12:30       Alternatives, remote data collection, and other sensors                                              JG & RT

            2:15        ILDs                                                                                                                                   RT

            3:30        Wrap-Up                                                                                                             CJH & TLO

            4:00        Workshop ends                                                                                                  CJH & TLO

EVE   6:00        Leave for Supper at Monti's La Casa Vejo (optional)                                  CJH, TLO & DD

Sunday

AM                 Participants return home

 

CJH - Curtis Hieggelke, TLO - Tom O'Kuma, RT - Ron Thornton, DD-Dwain Desbien and JG-John Gastineau