|Freshman getting data from photo-electric effect apparatus.|
The links below are resources used prior to and during the transition the "Physics First" science sequence at McGill-Toolen Catholic High School.
Timeline: The key dates during the implementation of the
Physics First Sequence at McGill-Toolen
Initial Presentation: Slide used in presentations to the staff, administration,
school board and parents to explain "Physics First"
Action Research: Research prior to, during and after the transition to
"Physics First". The focus is on learning about those
programs that were managed well and successful.
Pamphlet Info: A pamphlet distributed to staff, parents & feeder schools
which explained the "Physics First" program. Introduced
the new sequence to parents and new staff members
Common Questions: Common questions of parents and staff are answers
in Q & A format
Helpful Physics: A listing of reasons that all students benefit from taking
Blog Entry: A one entry report on the status of the "Physics First"