Merrillville High SchoolCourse Scope & Sequence
Department:Enter your department hereSurvey of Power Mechanics Instructor: Enter your name hereEmail:Enter your email here
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TRANSPORTATION SYSTEMS (Survey of Power Mechanics)
Transportation Systems is a course that specializes in the study of the transportation systems used to support commerce and the logistics for the efficient movement of goods and people. In this course, students will explore the systems, techniques and vehicles used to move people and cargo on land, water, air, and space. Activities allow students to understand a variety of transportation systems and investigate the energy, power and mechanical systems used to move people and products from one location to another. This course will provide basic information about engines and car systems. Students do not need access to a car for this course.
· Grade Levels: 9 – 12
· Credits: 1 trimester course for 1 credit
· Counts as a Directed Elective or Elective for the General, Core 40, Core 40 with Academic Honors and Core 40 with Technical Honors diplomas
WeekStandardsInstructional ContentActivities, Readings, Labs, Interactive Notes, Assignments, etc.AssessmentsOther11.1organization-discussion of the syllabus class rules and expectations tornado/fire procedureshandouts and lab assignments discussion of the world of automotive3-ring notebook 20% of final grade wk 1-1221.31.4reading ruler voc.#1 words introduction to basic hand tools next 3 weeksworksheets ch. readings tool demoquizes notebook check #13.10 1.13 1.7voc. #2 words ruler review tool worksheetswrench sizes tool identificationquizes41.0 1.13 1.7voc.#3 words toolstool identification practicals ch. readingsquizes53.2voc.#4 wordstool identification ch. readingstool test63.2voc# 5 wordsnotebook check ch. readings6-week grade71.10 1.9voc.#6 words 4-stroke engine principlesch. readings worksheets drawingsquizes83.1voc. #7 words small engine partsch. readings worksheets engine part identification practicalsquizes drawings notebook check91.12 1.9voc.#8 words rpm math equationsch. readings rpm math problemsquizes101.12 1.10voc. #9 words engine review rpm problemsch. readings rpm equations engine part postengine test111.4 2.7voc. 10 word reviewposter project engine&tool picturesposter grade12final reviewstudy guidesfinal exam notebook grade
- A Career Academic Sequence, Career-Technical program, or Flex Credit course.