Thursday, February 16, 2017

S2: Unit 4 - Chemical Bonds

Thursday 2/16:
Due: Nuclear Reactions Study Guide
In Class: Quiz - Nuclear Reactions, Color Coding the Periodic Table
HW: Read and Take Notes on Ch. 17.6-8

Friday 2/17:

Due: Notes on Ch. 17.6-8
In Class: Notes - Periodic Trends, Electron Dot Diagrams
HW: Read and Take Notes on Ch. 18.1-18.4

Monday 2/20: No School - President's Day


Tuesday 2/21:

Due: Notes on Ch. 18.1-18.4
In Class: Notes - Chemical Bonding
HW: Ions and Ionic Compounds Worksheet

Wednesday 2/22:

Due: Ions and Ionic Compounds Worksheet
In Class: Gizmo - Ionic Bonds, Game - "Go Fishing for Ions" 
HW: Finish Gizmo and Online Questions

Thursday 2/23:
Due: Gizmo - Ionic Bonds (packet and Online questions)
In Class: Practice Quiz, Notes on Ch. 18.5-7, Video Lesson 1 (headphones), Video Lesson 2 (headphones), Gizmo - Covalent Bonds
HW: None

Friday 2/24:  

Due: None
In Class: Polyatomic Ions, Finish Notes on Chemical Bonds, Worksheet - Comparing Chemical Bonds
HW: Study for Quiz - class handouts

Monday 2/27:
Due: None
In Class: Practice Drawing Lewis Diagrams and Naming Compounds, Chemical Bonding Worksheet, Practice Quiz
HW: Study for Quiz - class handouts

Tuesday 2/28:

Due: None
In Class: Discussion and practice with bond polarity and properties of water, water demos, Quizlet Live
HW: Study for Quiz - class handouts

Wednesday 3/1:

Due: Study for Quiz - class handouts
In Class: Quiz - Chemical BondsIntroduction to Mixtures and Solutions
HW: Read and Take Notes on Ch. 19.1-3

Friday, February 10, 2017

S2: Unit 3 - Nuclear Reactions

Friday 2/10:
Due: Atoms Study Guide
In Class: Atoms Quiz, Notes - Nuclear Reactions
HW: Read and take notes on Ch. 16.1-16.5


Monday 2/13:
Due: Notes on Ch. 16.1 - 16.5
In Class: Notes - Nuclear Reactions
HW: Read and Take Notes on Ch. 16.6-9

Tuesday 2/14: HAPPY VALENTINE'S DAY!
Due: Notes on Ch. 16.6-9
In Class: Nuclear Decay Cards Activity, Lab - Half-Life
HW: Nuclear Reaction Study GuideFinish Nuclear Reactions Lab Packet

Note: 3rd Block students need to complete the radioactive decay graph and define all vocab terms in the packet for Wednesday.

Wednesday 2/15:
Due: Nuclear Reactions Lab Packet
In Class: Review for the Nuclear Reactions quiz
HW: Nuclear Reactions Study Guide

Thursday 2/16:
Due: Nuclear Reactions Study Guide
In Class: Quiz - Nuclear Reactions, Color Coding the Periodic Table
HW: Read and Take Notes on Ch. 17.6-8

Friday, February 3, 2017

S2 - Unit 2: Atoms, Ions, and Isotopes

Monday 2/6:
Due: Study for QuizSpecific Heat Lab Questions
In Class: Quick Review, Quiz - Density and Heat (Ch. 8-9)Chemistry Pretest
HW: Read and Take Notes Ch. 15.1-5

Tuesday 2/7:
Due: Notes Ch. 15.1-5
In Class: Video – The Size of an Atom, NearPod Notes Atoms
HW: Mystery Element

Wednesday 2/8:

Due: None
In Class: Finish Notes, Gizmo - Element Builder
HW:  Study GuideMystery Element, Finish the Gizmo packet

Optional: Practice Quizizz for Ch. 15 go to join.quizizz.com and enter code: 879879

Thursday 2/9:

Due:  Mystery Element, Element Builder Gizmo packet
In Class: Mystery Element Challenge, Review for Atoms quiz
HW: Study Guide

Friday 2/10:
Due: Atoms Study Guide
In Class: Atoms Quiz, Notes - Nuclear Reactions
HW: Read and take notes on Ch. 16.1-16.5

Monday, January 23, 2017

S2 - Unit 1: Density and Heat

Monday 1/23: No School for Students - Teacher Records Day

Tuesday 1/24: Semester 2 Begins
Due: An eager and inquisitive mind . . . ready to learn science!
In Class: Introductions, Gizmos (2) - Density
HW: Signed Contracts, Student Information Form, Learning Styles Worksheet, Finish Gizmos and Online Questions, Bring Density Objects for tomorrow's project (eraser, styrofoam, thumbtacks, stables, rubber bands, corks . . . a collection of sinkers and floaters in a ziplock bag)

Wednesday 1/25:
Due: Signed Contracts, Student Information Form, Learning Styles Worksheet, Finish Gizmos and Online Questions, Bring Density Objects for today's project (eraser, styrofoam, thumbtacks, stables, rubber bands, corks . . . a collection of sinkers and floaters in a ziplock bag)
In Class: Notes - Density and Properties of Matter, Safety Quiz, Project - Ups and Downs of Density
HW: Read and Take Notes on Ch. 8.1-4, Bring in more density project items (optional)

Thursday 1/26:
Due: Read and Take Notes on Ch. 8.1-4, more density project items
In Class: Finish Project - Ups and Downs of Density, Lab - Density of Irregularly Shaped Objects
HW: Rock Lab Questions

Friday 1/27:
Due: None
In Class: Movie: "IQ"
HW: Rock Lab Questions

Monday 1/30: SNOW DAY! Bonus Opportunity Due Friday

Tuesday 1/31:
Due: Rock Lab Questions
In Class: Review and Catch Up
HW: Soda Can Density Graph Ranking Tasks, Liquid Density Lab Procedure (complete whole front page) Bonus Opportunity Due Friday

Wednesday 2/1:
Due: Graph Ranking Tasks, Liquid Density Lab Procedure
In Class: Lab - Liquid Density, Introduction to Heat - Notes
HW: Finish Lab Graph and Questions, Read and Take Notes Ch. 9.1-4, Course Supplies - See Checklist

Thursday 2/2:  AP NIGHT TONIGHT 7-9PM
Due: Read and Take Notes Ch. 9.1-4, Lab Graph and Questions
In Class: Lab Challenge - Race to the Temp, Finish Notes and Demos, Lab - Specific Heat
HW: Read and Take Notes Ch. 9.5-10, Study for QuizCourse Supplies - See Checklist

Friday 2/3:
Due: Notes Ch. 9.5-10, Study for QuizBonus Take Home Lab, Course Supplies Due - See Checklist
In Class: Review for Quiz - Density and Heat
HW: Study for Quiz, Finish Specific Heat Lab Questions

Optional Study Tool:  Go to Join.Quizizz.com and enter code: 734816.  You can do this as many times as you want to help prepare for Monday's quiz.

Monday 2/6:
Due: Study for QuizSpecific Heat Lab Questions
In Class: Quiz - Density and Heat (Ch. 8-9), Introduce Atoms
HW: Read and Take Notes Ch. 15.1-5