A-2 Ag Welding
9-8-11 Students will be studying safe use of the electric router and joiner. Then taking quizzes over each.
9-10-11 Students will be studying the safe use of a power grinder and electric drill. Then taking quizzes over each.
9-12-11 Welding Safety presentation and then take Welding and Safety quizzes.
9-14-11 Students will be taking their final safety exam. They must get 129 out of 136 correct.
9-19-11 We finished the final safety tests, but some still need to retake. We started the Intro to Arc welding Powerpoint, and students followed with the notes.
9-21-11 Students were retaking their safety test. They have to pass with 95% in order to be in the shop
9-23-11 Students will be taking notes and finishing the arc welding powerpoint. See attached presentation.
9-27-11 Finished safety tests. Continued with introduction to ag safety. Quiz preparation for Thursday.
9-29-11 Finished Intro to Arc Welding Unit. Completed notes packets. Quiz over shield metal arc welding.
10-3-11 Introduce Oxyacetylene Welding and Cutting. Go through presentation.
10-5-11 Watch 3 videos on setting up and lighting Oxyacetylene torch. Go to shop for demonstration of set up and lighting.
10-12-11 Watch video over Plasma cutter and review for test over welding, plasma cutting, and oxyacetlyene.
10-14-11 Review for test. Start Welding in shop, students will be working on striking and maintaining an arc.
10-18-11 Worked in shop. Practice making a 3 inch bead.
10-20-11 Do Chapters 5 & 6 in Essentials of Welding text. Do questions 1-17 on pg. 71 and questions 1-14 on pg. 96. Both will be turned in for a grade.
10-24-11 Students will take a written welding test.
10-26-11 Reviewed test results. Welded in shop and worked on 3 inch beads.
11-1-11 Continued on 3 inch beads.
11-3-11 Students will do a 3 inch bead for a grade.
11-7-11 Chapter 4 questions. Welded in shop.
11-9-11 Finished chapter 4 questions. Welded in shop and worked on 3 inch beads.
11-14-11 Reviewed welding techniques. Students welded in shop and welded a 3 inch bead for a grade.
11-16-11 Students continued working on 3 inch bbead for a grade.
11-18-11 Students began welding padding project in the shop.
11-22-11 Reviewed Welding techniques. Worked in shop on welding padding.
11-28-11 Students welded in shop. Worked on welding padding for a grade.
11-30-11 Students welded in shop. Completed welding padding for a grade.
12-2-11 Students reviewed welding techniques. Completed welding pads for a grade.
1-30-12 Students reviewed a T-weld and completed one in the shop.
2-1-12 Students reviewed a T-joint weld and completed one in the shop.
2-3-12 Students finished T-joint welds.
2-7-12 Students continued to practice a T-joint weld. Will do one next class for a grade.
2-9-12 Students completed a T-joint weld for a grade.
2-13-12 Grade T-joints. Give instruction for triple pass joints.
2-15-12 Work on triple pass joints.
2-17-12 Weld 8 inch pads in class for a grade.
2-22-12 Finish 8 inch pads.
2-24-12 Grade pads.
2-28-12 Go over butt weld instructions. Start Welds.
3-1-12 Practice butt welds.
3-5-12 Practice butt welds.
3-7-12 Evaluate butt welds and grade.
3-9-12 Do miller demo. Go over setup and amperages.
3-13-12 Redo butt welds.
3-15-12 Practice butt welds.
3-19-12 Practice butt welds.
3-21-12 Do butt welds for a grade.
3-23-12 Do unit 21 in welding text.
3-27-12 Do unit 22 in welding text.
3-29-12 Do unit 23 in welding text.
4-10-12 Do miller welding guideline sheet.