•              B-3 Mech and Tech

  • 9-7-11  Students will be studying safe use of the electric router and joiner. Then taking quizzes over each.

    9-9-11  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.

    9-16-11  Retake for those who did not meet the requirements on Wednesday. 

    9-20-11  Students will retake the final Safety Test. I will hand out the Arc welding notes page.  It will follow the powerpoint presentation in the attachments 

    9-22-11  The students that need to, will retake the final Safety Test. We will continue with the Intro to Arc Welding powerpoint and notes. 

    9-26-11 Finished safety tests, continued with Introduction to Arc Welding presentation. Students followed along with notes packet.

    9-28-11 Continued introduction to arc welding presentation. Prepared students for quiz on friday; 9-30-11.

    9-30-11 Finished introduction to arc welding unit and summarized the unit. Administered quiz over sheilded metal arc welding.

    10-4-11 Introduce Oxyacetylene Welding and Cutting. Go through presentation.

    10-6-11 Watch 3 videos on setting up and lighting Oxyacetylene torch. Go to shop for demonstration of set up and lighting. Grade students on torch set up.

    10-11-11 Watch video over Plasma cutter and review for test over welding, plasma cutting, and oxyacetlyene.

    10-13-11 Review for test. Start Welding in shop, students will be working on striking and maintaining an arc.

    10-17-11 Worked in shop. Practice making a 3 inch bead. 

    10-19-11 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. 

    10-21-11 Worked in shop. Practice making a 3 inch bead. 

    10-25-11 Students will take a written welding test. 

    10-31-11 Reviewed test results. Welded in shop and worked on 3 inch beads.

    11-2-11 Continued on 3 inch beads. Beads will be turned in for a grade.

    11-4-11 Students will do another 3 inch bead for a grade.

    11-8-11 Chapter 4 questions. Welded in shop.

    11-10-11 Finished chapter 4 questions. Welded in shop and worked on 3 inch beads.

    11-15-11 Reviewed welding techniques. Students welded in shop and welded a 3 inch bead for a grade.

    11-17-11 Students continued working on 3 inch bead for a grade.

    11-21-11 Reviewed Welding techniques. Worked in shop on welding padding.

    11-29-11 Students welded in shop. Worked on welding padding for a grade.

    12-1-11 Students welded in shop. Completed welding padding for a grade.

    12-5-11 Students reviewed welding techniques. Completed welding pads for a grade.

    12-7-11 Students helped clean up the shop.

    1-31-12 Part ID quiz. (tool ID)

    2-2-12 Reviewed Small Engines Tool ID.

    2-6-12 Students learned to read micrometers. Did 10 practice problems in class.

    2-8-12 Review for a Micrometer reading quiz.

    2-10-12 Micrometer Quiz and worksheet for a grade.

    2-14-12 Quiz over reading a micrometer.

    2-16-12 Do reading a micrometer worksheet.

    2-21-12 Go over small engine break down.

    2-23-12 Cover small engine parts and take quiz over parts.

    2-27-12 Start disassembly of small engines.

    2-29-12 Disassembly of small engines.

    3-6-12 Disassembly of small engines.

    3-8-12 Measure bore and stroke on small engines. Fill out worksheet #656.

    3-12-12 Assemble Rake.

    3-14-12 Assemble Rake.

    3-20-12 Change brake pads. Work on spec sheet for small engines.

    3-22-12 Work on spec sheet for small engines.

    3-26-12 Assemble hay rake.

    3-28-12 Assemble hay rake.

    3-30-12 Assemble hay rake.

    4-11-12 Small engine worksheet #880 for a grade.