Professor Debora M. Katz
United States Naval Academy
Annapolis MD, 21402
I am currently teaching SP327 (20th Century Physics). The following documents were handed out on the first day of class:
Here are my powerpoint slides
|Lesson 1||Lesson 2||Lesson 3||Lesson 4|
|Lesson 5 (including handouts)||Lesson 6||Lesson 7||Lesson 8|
|Lesson 9||Lesson 10|
Here are the homework assignments
|Ch 2: 24, 25, 33 (03SEP)||Ch 2: 53, 59, 65 (15SEP)||Ch2: 85, 91, 99 (22SEP)||Ch 3: 11, 12, 16, 20, 24 (29SEP)|
|Ch 3: 31, 41, 44 (06OCT)||Ch 4: 13, 15, 33, 36 (08OCT)|
The Centennial Bulb has been illuminated for over 110 years. My students and I have run some tests on its sister bulbs.
External Links and References to Case Studies and Project-based Learning:
Roger Schank advocates completely rethinking education. He proposes entirely project-based curricula.
National Center for Case Study Teaching in Science has a collection of cases.
Colorado State University has a nice one-page introduction to using case studies in education. From the main page, click on the site index, and find “case studies (writing guide)”.