Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Unit 5: Chemical Reactions

Tuesday 10/2:

Due: Study for Test
In Class: Test #4 - Classifying Matter, Mixtures, and Solutions (ch. 17 & 19)
HW: None

Wednesday 10/3:
Due: None
In Class: Notes and Discussion - Physical vs Chemical Reactions
HW: Notes Ch. 20.1-3

Thursday 10/4:  Dress for Lab

Due: Notes Ch. 20.1-3
In Class: Review classifying physical vs. chemical changes, Lab - Evidence of a Chemical Reaction, Balancing Chemical Equations
HW: 1 balanced chemical equation, Study for Test #5 - Chemical ReactionsMid-Term Study Guide




Friday 10/5:  
Due: 1 balanced chemical equation
In Class: Balancing Chemical EquationsPractice balancing chemical equations and classifying types of chemical reactions
HW: Read and Take Notes on Ch. 20.4-5, Study for Test #5 - Chemical ReactionsMid-Term Study Guide


Monday 10/8: Dress for Lab
Due: Read and Take Notes on Ch. 20.4-5
In Class: Lab Quiz,Lab #1 - Formula for an Ionic Compound, Lab #2 - Conservation of Matter?
HW: Finish lab questions, Study for Test #5 - Chemical ReactionsMid-Term Study Guide

Tuesday 10/9: 
Due: Post-Lab Questions
In Class: Review Labs and take Lab Quizzes (Labs #1 and #2), Practice completing, classifying, and balancing chemical equations
HW: Practice Balancing Chemical Equations Worksheet, Study for Test #5 - Chemical ReactionsMid-Term Study Guide

Wednesday 10/10: 
Due: Practice Balancing Chemical Equations Worksheet
In Class: Review HW, practice completing and balancing chemical equations
Thursday 10/11: Dress for Lab
Due:  None
In Class: Notes - Chemical Reactions and Energy, Lab - Endothermic/Exothermic Reactions
HW: Study for Lab Quiz, Study for Test #5 - Chemical ReactionsMid-Term Study Guide

Friday 10/12: No School - NEOEA Day


Practice Tests to help prepare for the Midterm Exam:
Go to join.quizizz.com and enter the following codes to test your knowledge and skills!  

Make sure you review the summary at the end of each test to help you evaluate your understanding and refocus your studying.

Density and Heat - 945461
The Periodic Table - 529062
Atoms, Ions, Isotopes - 887801
Nuclear Reactions - 108713
Chemical Bonds - 243818
Mixtures - 047117
Chemical Reactions - 455141
More Chemical Reactions - 697993

Monday 10/15:
Due: Study for Lab Quiz, Ch. 20 notes
In Class: Review lab and take Lab Quiz, Practice Quizzes, Review for Test #5 - Chemical Reactions
HW: Study for Test #5 - Chemical ReactionsMid-Term Study Guide

Tuesday 10/16:
In Class: Test #5 - Chemical Reactions, Review for Mid-Term Exam
HW: Mid-Term Study GuideIndex Card - (3x5 card, one-sided, handwritten)

Wednesday 10/17:
Due: Index Card - (3x5 card, one-sided, handwritten)
In Class: Review for Mid-Term Exam


Thursday 10/18:
In Class: Mid-Term Exam
HW: None

Friday, September 21, 2018

Unit 4: Classifying Matter

Friday 9/21:
Due: Study for Test #3 - class handouts
In Class: Quick Review, Test #3 - Chemical Bonds (Ch. 17-18)
HW: Read and Take Notes on Ch. 17.1-4

Monday 9/24:
Due: Notes on Ch. 17.1-4
In Class: Discuss Mid-Term Exam, Notes - Classifying Matter
HW: Read and Take Notes Ch. 19.1-3

Tuesday 9/25:
Due: Notes Ch. 19.1-3
In Class: Notes Discussion - Classifying Matter, Classifying Matter Activity
HW: Complete the front page of the "Classifying Matter Activity' packet

Wednesday 9/26:
Due: front page of the "Classifying Matter Activity' packet
In Class: Discuss and record Reasoning for classified examples in the "Classifying Matter Activity" packet, Lab - Mixtures, Compounds, and Elements, work on Test #4 study guide and Mid-Term Study Guide
HW: Study for Test #4, Notes on Ch. 19.4-7

Thursday 9/27:

Due: Notes on Ch. 19.4-7
In Class: Check HW, Discuss solutions, Solubility graph worksheet, Separating a mixture lab procedure
HW: finish writing lab procedure, Study for Test

Friday 9/28:
Due: written lab procedure
In Class: Lab - Separating a Mixture, Review for Test #4
HW: Study for Test

Monday 10/1:

Due: Study for Test
In Class: Test #4 - Classifying Matter, Mixtures, and Solutions (ch. 17 & 19)
HW: None

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Unit 3: Chemical Bonding

Wednesday 9/12:
Due: Study fr Test #2
In Class: Test #2 - Atoms, Isotopes, and Nuclear Reactions (Ch. 15-16), Color the Periodic Table
HW: Read and Take Notes on Ch. 17.6-8

Thursday 9/13:

Due: Notes on Ch. 17.6-8
In Class: Notes - Periodic Trends, Gizmo - Ionic Bonds
HW: Read and Take Notes on Ch. 18.1-18.4, Gizmo  - Ionic Bonds (Warm Up and Activity A only)

Friday 9/14:
Due: Notes on Ch. 18.1-18.4, Gizmo  - Ionic Bonds (Warm Up and Activity A only)
In Class: Review Coulomb's Law, discuss Ionic Bonds, Finish Gizmo - Ionic Bonds
HW: None

Monday 9/17:
Due: None
In Class: Notes - Chemical Bonding, Practice
HW: Notes on Ch. 18.5-7, Ions and Ionic Compounds Worksheet, Dress for lab (bring hair ties and close-toed shoes)

Tuesday 9/18:

Due: Notes on Ch. 18.5-7, Ions and Ionic Compounds Worksheet, Dress for lab (bring hair ties and close-toed shoes)
In Class:  Lab - Electricity and Ionic Solutions
HW: Study for Quiz - class handouts

Wednesday 9/19:
Due: None
In Class: Finish Notes on Chemical Bonds, Gizmo - Covalent Bonds, Practice Drawing Lewis Diagrams
HW: Study for Quiz - Practice Test, Finish Gizmo packet (no online questions), Practice Quizizz: 819953

Thursday 9/20:
Due: Covalent Bonds Gizmo packet, Practice Test
In Class: Chemical Bonding Worksheet, Worksheet - Comparing Chemical Bonds, Review Study Guide, Discuss Polar Bonds and Water
HW: Study for Test #3 - class handouts, Practice Quizizz819953, Quizlet study set

Here are some helpful videos to review covalent bonding:





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Friday 9/21:

Due: Study for Test #3 - class handouts, Practice Quizizz819953, Quizlet study set
In Class: Test #3 - Chemical Bonds (Ch. 17-18)Discussion and practice with bond polarity and properties of water, water demos
HW: Read and Take Notes on Ch. 17.1-4

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Unit 2: Isotopes and Nuclear Reactions

Wednesday 8/29:
Due: Study for Test
In Class: Quick Review, Test #1 - Density and Heat (Ch. 8-9)
HW: Read and Take Notes Ch. 15.1-5

Thursday 8/30:
Due: Notes Ch. 15.1-5
In Class: Chemical Bonding Pretest, Notes and Discussion on Atoms
HW: Review your  notes and Ch. 15 to understand the roles of protons, neutrons, and electrons, atomic number, and atomic mass

Friday 8/31:

Due: An understanding of protons, neutrons, and electrons, atomic number, and atomic mass
In Class: Review Test #1, Gizmo - Element Builder
HW: Atoms, Isotopes, and Nuclear Reactions Study Guide, Finish Gizmo Packet (no online questions yet!)

Monday 9/3: No School - Labor Day!

Tuesday 9/4:
Due: Gizmo Packet (no online questions yet!)
In Class: Notes and Discussion on Nuclear ReactionsSelect Mystery Element
HW: Read and take notes on Ch. 16.1-16.5, Mystery ElementAtoms, Isotopes, and Nuclear Reactions Study Guide

Wednesday 9/5:

Due: Notes on Ch. 16.1 - 16.5
In Class: Video - Nuclear Tech, work on Mystery Element
HW: Read and Take Notes on Ch. 16.6-9, Mystery ElementAtoms, Isotopes, and Nuclear Reactions Study Guide

Thursday 9/6:

Due: Notes on Ch. 16.6-9
In Class: Worksheets, Watch videos - Video - Nuclear ReactionsVideo - 14 year old builds a nuclear fusion reactor, Work on Mystery Element
HW: Atoms, Isotopes, and Nuclear Reactions Study GuideMystery Element

Friday 9/7:
Due: Ch. 16 Notes
In Class: Finish Notes - Nuclear Reactions, Nuclear Decay Scheme
HW: Atoms, Isotopes, and Nuclear Reactions Study Guide, Practice Quizizz code: 993906

Monday 9/10:

Due: Ch. 16 Notes, Mystery Element
In Class: Lab - Half-Life, Mystery Element Presentations, Review for Test #2
HW: Atoms, Isotopes, and Nuclear Reactions Study Guide, Practice Quizizz code: 993906
Finish Nuclear Reactions Lab Packet

Tuesday 9/11:

Due: Atoms, Isotopes, and Nuclear Reactions Study Guide
In Class: Lab Quiz - Nuclear Reactions, Review for Test #2
HW: Study for Test #2, Practice Quizizz code: 993906

Wednesday 9/12: 

Due: Study fr Test #2
In Class: Test #2 - Atoms, Isotopes, and Nuclear Reactions (Ch. 15-16)Color Coding the Periodic Table
HW: Read and Take Notes on Ch. 17.6-8