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Friday 10/21/2016
Atomic structure; atomic masses

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete a chart of isotopes and calculate average atomic mass 

ACTIVITIES:  ChemQuest #9; average atomic mass

ASSIGNMENTS: New vocabulary, check on Today:  proton, neutron, electron, atomic number, mass number, isotope, ion 

Monday 10/24/2016
Atomic structure; hidden structures

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT hypothesize a hidden structure using non-visual observations 

ACTIVITIES:  ChemQuest #9 wrap-up, team activity to determine hidden structures 

ASSIGNMENTS: Vocabulary check last Friday :  proton, neutron, electron, atomic number, mass number, isotope, ion 

Tuesday 10/25/2016
Atomic Models; Dalton and Thomson

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT describe and differentiate between Dalton's and Thomson's atomic models 

ACTIVITIES:  ChemQuest #10 supplement; atomic models 

ASSIGNMENTS: Vocabulary check last Friday :  proton, neutron, electron, atomic number, mass number, isotope, ion 

Wednesday 10/26/2016
Atomic Models; Rutherford

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT Rutherford's gold foil exeriment and nuclear atomic model 

ACTIVITIES:  ChemQuest #10 supplement; atomic models 

ASSIGNMENTS: Vocabulary check last Friday :  proton, neutron, electron, atomic number, mass number, isotope, ion 

Thursday 10/27/2016
Atomic Models; Bohr

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT describe the need for and basic components of the Bohr model  

ACTIVITIES:  ChemQuest #10, the Bohr model 

ASSIGNMENTS: Vocabulary check last Friday :  proton, neutron, electron, atomic number, mass number, isotope, ion 

Friday 10/28/2016
Atomic Models; Bohr (spec pre-lab)

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT calculate the frequencies and wavelengths for energy level electron transitions in the hydrogen atom 

ACTIVITIES:  Pre-lab; spectroscopy and the Bohr model 

ASSIGNMENTS: New vocabulary:  EMR, wave, frequency, wavelength 

Monday 10/31/2016
Bohr/Spec Pre-lab

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT determine the experimental design and report format for an investigation into spectral analysis 

ACTIVITIES:  Pre-lab; spectroscopy and the Bohr model 

ASSIGNMENTS: New vocabulary:  EMR, wave, frequency, wavelength 

Tuesday 11/1/2016
Bohr/Spec Lab

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT measure wavelengths and calculate the energies of the spectral lines in hydrogen gas 

ACTIVITIES:  Lab; spectroscopy and the Bohr model 

ASSIGNMENTS: New vocabulary:  EMR, wave, frequency, wavelength 

Wednesday 11/2/2016
Bohr/Spec Lab

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT observe atomic spectra and identify unknowns 

ACTIVITIES:  Lab; spectroscopy and the Bohr model 

ASSIGNMENTS: New vocabulary:  EMR, wave, frequency, wavelength 

Thursday 11/3/2016
Bohr/Spec Post-lab

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT correlate the hydrogen atom spectra with energy level transitions

ACTIVITIES:  Post-Lab; spectroscopy and the Bohr model 

ASSIGNMENTS: New vocabulary:  EMR, wave, frequency, wavelength 

Friday 11/4/2016
Bohr model limitations

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT determine the number of orbitals and electrons per sublevel and energy level

ACTIVITIES:  Complete CQ#10 (mini-quiz), limitations of the Bohr model (notes) and CQ#11

ASSIGNMENTS: CQ#10, questions 8-14

Monday 11/7/2016
Atomic structure; sublevels and orbitals

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT determine the number of orbitals and electrons per sublevel and energy level and write orbital notations 

ACTIVITIES:  Limitations of the Bohr model (notes) and CQ#11 questions 

ASSIGNMENTS: New vocabulary diagrams; sublevel, orbital.  CQ#11, all questions

Tuesday 11/8/2016
Atomic Models; Quantum numbers

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT describe the relationships between the 4 specified quantum numbers of an electron 

ACTIVITIES:  CQ#12 notes and questions 

ASSIGNMENTS: New vocabulary diagrams; sublevel, orbital.  CQ#12, all questions

Wednesday 11/9/2016
Atomic Models; Quantum number assignments

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT assign sets of quantum numbers to electrons in atoms 

ACTIVITIES:  CQ#12 notes and questions 

ASSIGNMENTS: New vocabulary diagrams; sublevel, orbital.  CQ#12, all questions

Thursday 11/10/2016
Unit 2 Intro: Atomic Structure (mid unit review)

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT begin a mid-unit review by completing skill practice 8-12

ACTIVITIES:  Skill Practice packet 8-12

ASSIGNMENTS: Work to complete Skill practice packet 

Monday 11/14/2016
Unit 2 Intro: Atomic Structure (mid unit review)

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT provide answers and explanations for the mid-unit review skill practice 

ACTIVITIES:  Skill practice 8-12 answers

ASSIGNMENTS: Review the completed Skill practice 8-12-Mid unit test on Wednesday 

Tuesday 11/15/2016
Unit 2 Intro: Atomic Structure (mid unit review)

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT write the electron configurations for various elements

ACTIVITIES:  CQ and skill practice 13, Mid-unit practice test 

ASSIGNMENTS: Study ChemQuests/Skill practice 8-13 and practice test for tomorrow's Mid-unit test 

Wednesday 11/16/2016
Mid-unit assessment

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete a Mid-unit assessment

ACTIVITIES:  Unit 2, test 1

ASSIGNMENTS: Complete all chemquests/skill practice 8-13

Thursday 11/17/2016
Abbreviated electron configurations

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT write abbreviated electron configurations for atoms

ACTIVITIES:  CQ and skill practice 15

ASSIGNMENTS: Study and complete ChemQuest/Skill practice 15

Friday 11/18/2016
Lewis dot diagrams

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT write Lewis dot diagrams of atoms 

ACTIVITIES:  CQ and skill practice 14, Mid-unit practice test 

ASSIGNMENTS: Study ChemQuests/Skill practice 8-14 

Monday 11/21/2016
Properties of elements

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT ID main families of elements and their unique properties 

ACTIVITIES:  CQ 14 check, element families and p-table color coding 

ASSIGNMENTS: ongoing (in class); families of elements 

Tuesday 11/22/2016
Properties of elements; families and uses

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT ID main families of elements and their unique properties; other metals, metalloids, nonmetals, halogens 

ACTIVITIES:  element families and p-table color coding, properties and uses  

ASSIGNMENTS: ongoing (in class); families of elements 

Monday 11/28/2016
Properties of elements; families and uses

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT ID main families of elements and their unique properties; noble gases, lanthanides and actinides

ACTIVITIES:  element families and p-table color coding, properties and uses  

ASSIGNMENTS: ongoing (in class); families of elements 

Tuesday 11/29/2016
Periodic trends; Atomic radius

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT ID group and period trends in atomic radius and explain each

ACTIVITIES:  ChemQuest 16; Atomic size trends 

ASSIGNMENTS: new vocabulary; atomic radius 

Wednesday 11/30/2016
Periodic trends; Ionization energy

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT ID group and period trends in ionization energy and explain each

ACTIVITIES:  Skill practice #16; Atomic radius trends, ChemQuest #17; Ionization energy trends  

ASSIGNMENTS: new vocabulary; atomic radius/ionization energy 

Thursday 12/1/2016
Periodic trends; comparisons

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT compare and contrast trends in atomic size and ionization energy

ACTIVITIES:  Skill practice #17, mid-unit test scores and additional problems 

ASSIGNMENTS: new vocabulary; atomic radius/ionization energy...check tomorrow 

Friday 12/2/2016
Element name origins

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT link element names to etymological clues 

ACTIVITIES:  team work on element names

ASSIGNMENTS: vocab: atomic radius, ionization energy and Skill Practice #16 and 17 

Monday 12/5/2016
Unit 2 review

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete a Unit 2 Review MCQ's

ACTIVITIES:  Unit 2 review, Exam tomorrow 

ASSIGNMENTS: vocab: atomic radius, ionization energy and Skill Practice #16 and 17 

Tuesday 12/6/2016
Unit 2 Exam

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete Unit 2 assessment

ACTIVITIES:  Unit 2 exam

ASSIGNMENTS: none current  

Wednesday 12/7/2016
Unit 3 Intro; Atoms and Ion formation

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT describe the formation of cations and anions 

ACTIVITIES:  Unit handouts; origins of element names, ChemQuest #18 questions 1-11

ASSIGNMENTS: CQ#18 

Thursday 12/8/2016
Nomenclature; binary compounds

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT write the names of binary molecules and salts 

ACTIVITIES:  Complete CQ#18 with added notes, Equations handbook Exercise 2-1

ASSIGNMENTS: Equations handbook exercises 1-1, 1-2 and new vocab; salt and molecule 

Friday 12/9/2016
Pre-lab; modeling molecules

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT format a preliminary lab report for molecular modeling 

ACTIVITIES:  Vocab check (salt and molecule) and equation handbook exercises 1-1, 1-2.  Lab report writing as prep for Monday. 

ASSIGNMENTS: have lab report ready for Monday 

Monday 12/12/2016
Lab: Modeling molecules, set 1 and 2

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT draw Lewis structures and construct molecular models 

ACTIVITIES:  Lewis structures (CQ#23) and begin modeling lab 

ASSIGNMENTS: update lab reports daily this week!

Tuesday 12/13/2016
Lab: Modeling molecules, set 2 and 3

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT draw Lewis structures and construct molecular models 

ACTIVITIES:  Lewis structures (CQ#23) and begin modeling lab 

ASSIGNMENTS: update lab reports daily this week!

Wednesday 12/14/2016
Lab: CV molecules, semester review guide

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT model and draw Lewis structures for molecules

ACTIVITIES:  semester 1 final exam review guide 

ASSIGNMENTS: none 

Thursday 12/15/2016
FINAL EXAM PERIOD 5

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete a comprehensive semester one topic assessment 

ACTIVITIES:  semester 1 final exam

ASSIGNMENTS: none 

Friday 12/16/2016
FINAL EXAM PERIOD 4

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete a comprehensive semester one topic assessment 

ACTIVITIES:  semester 1 final exam

ASSIGNMENTS: none 

Tuesday 1/3/2017
Lab: Modeling molecules,set 4

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT model and draw Lewis structures for organic molecules 

ACTIVITIES:  Covalent molecules modeling lab

ASSIGNMENTS: keep lab data sheets up to date on a daily basis 

Wednesday 1/4/2017
Lab: CV molecules; molecular shapes

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT determine molecular geometry from Lewis structures 

ACTIVITIES:  Covalent molecules modeling lab; molecular shapes 

ASSIGNMENTS: keep lab data sheets up to date on a daily basis 

Thursday 1/5/2017
Lab: CV molecules;bond/molecular polarity

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT determine bond and molecular polarity

ACTIVITIES:  Covalent molecules modeling lab; electronegativity, bond and molecular polarity

ASSIGNMENTS: new vocabulary diagram; electronegativity 

Friday 1/6/2017
Lab: CV molecules; molecular polarity

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT identify charge distribution within molecules and determine molecular polarity

ACTIVITIES:  Covalent molecules modeling lab; molecular polarity

ASSIGNMENTS: new vocabulary diagram; electronegativity 

Monday 1/9/2017
Nomenclature; binary compound formulas

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT write chemical formulas for binary salts and molecules

ACTIVITIES:  Covalent molecules modeling lab; Conclusions.  Nomenclature; Ch. 2 in Equations handbook and formulas of binary molecules and salts 

ASSIGNMENTS: turn in lab reports, create answer sheet for equations handbook exercise 2-1 and 2-1 extension 

Tuesday 1/10/2017
Nomenclature; binary molecule formulas and names

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT write chemical formulas and names for binary salts and molecules 

ACTIVITIES:  Complete handbook exercise 2-1 extension and add practice to answer sheet 

ASSIGNMENTS: study for binary compounds quiz tomorrow

Wednesday 1/11/2017
Nomenclature; variable oxidation states

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete a nomenclature assessment 

ACTIVITIES:  assessment, introduction to various oxidation states 

ASSIGNMENTS: 

Thursday 1/12/2017
Nomenclature; variable oxidation states

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT identify the oxidation states of elements within compounds 

ACTIVITIES:  variable oxidation states, handbook exercise 3-1

ASSIGNMENTS: Exercise 3-1, update answer sheet for handbook 

Friday 1/13/2017
Nomenclature; transition metal salts

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT write the names and formulas of transition metal salts 

ACTIVITIES:  variable oxidation states, handbook exercise 3-1, 3-2, 3-3

ASSIGNMENTS: Notebook check today; Exercise 2-1, 2-1 ext., practice, 3-1, 3-2, 3-3

Tuesday 1/17/2017
Molecular structure and AzMERIT support activity

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT write the names and formulas of transition metal salts and relate molecular structure to sensory perception (smell)

ACTIVITIES:  variable oxidation states, handbook exercise 3-1, 3-2, 3-3.  AzMERIT support activity; text-dependent questions

ASSIGNMENTS: Complete and check answers;  3-1, 3-2, 3-3

Wednesday 1/18/2017
Nomenclature; ternary compounds

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT write the names and formulas ternary compounds 

ACTIVITIES:  Polyatomic ions; reading and notes. Practice writing ternary compound names and formulas 

ASSIGNMENTS: Selected questions through exercise 3-3 should be complete 

Thursday 1/19/2017
Nomenclature; ternary compounds practice

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT write the names and formulas ternary compounds 

ACTIVITIES:  Practice writing ternary compound names and formulas, exercise 3-2, 3-3 

ASSIGNMENTS: Selected questions through exercise 3-3 should be complete, due tomorrow 

Friday 1/20/2017
Quiz; ternary compounds

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete chemical nomenclature skills assessment 

ACTIVITIES:  Exercise 3-2, 3-3 and added practice check, ternary compounds quiz 

ASSIGNMENTS: Selected questions through exercise 3-3 should be complete

Monday 1/23/2017
Nomenclature; Acids

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT write the names and formulas of acids

ACTIVITIES:  Exercise 4-1, 4-2, 4-3 

ASSIGNMENTS: work on completing the Ch. 4 exercises in the handbook

Tuesday 1/24/2017
Pre-lab; gravimetric analysis/salt solution

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete identify the experimental variables related to a gravimetric analysis 

ACTIVITIES:  Pre-lab:  What is the formula of the Copper salt? 

ASSIGNMENTS: Exercises through 4-3 should be complete

Wednesday 1/25/2017
Pre-lab; gravimetric analysis

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete a preliminary lab report detailing a gravimetric analysis 

ACTIVITIES:  Pre-lab:  What is the formula of the Copper salt? 

ASSIGNMENTS: Exercises through 4-3 should be complete

Thursday 1/26/2017
Pre-lab; gravimetric analysis/data required

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT determine experimental methods and required data for a gravimetric analysis 

ACTIVITIES:  Pre-lab:  What is the formula of the Copper salt? 

ASSIGNMENTS: Exercises through 4-3 should be complete

Friday 1/27/2017
Lab trials; Copper salt

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT separate a metal from solution with a single-replacement reaction

ACTIVITIES:  Pre-lab:  What is the formula of the Copper salt? 

ASSIGNMENTS: Exercises through 4-3 should be complete

Monday 1/30/2017
Unit 4 Intro; Chemical equations

Mr. Westcott absent today, student assignments:

  • Start ChemQuest #28 in Unit 4 packet, at least through question 8
Tuesday 1/31/2017
Lab trials; Copper salt calculations

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT calculate the percent copper in an unknown solution 

ACTIVITIES:  Lab calculations, writing skeleton equations 

ASSIGNMENTS: CQ#28 through question #8.  1-20 equations in Unit 4 supplement handout 

Wednesday 2/1/2017
Unit 4 Intro; Chemical equation types

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete word and skeleton chemical equations 

ACTIVITIES:  Lab calculations, writing skeleton equations 

ASSIGNMENTS: CQ#28 through question #8.  1-20 equations in Unit 4 supplement handout 

Thursday 2/2/2017
Lab trials; Copper salt error/conclusions

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete a data-based error analysis and conclusion for the copper salt experiment 

ACTIVITIES:  Lab report; Error Analysis and Conclusions. Report due TOMORROW 

ASSIGNMENTS: CQ#28 through question #8.  1-20 equations in Unit 4 supplement handout 

Friday 2/3/2017
Unit 4; Balancing chemical equations

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT write and balance level 1 chemical equations from word equations

ACTIVITIES:  Lab report; Error Analysis and Conclusions. Report due TODAY.  Nomenclature quiz retake. 

ASSIGNMENTS: CQ#28 through question #8.  1-20 equations in Unit 4 supplement handout 

Monday 2/6/2017
Balancing chemical equations

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT write and balance level 1 chemical equations from word equations

ACTIVITIES:  Complete Unit 4 supplement, equations 1-20

ASSIGNMENTS: make-up quiz retake if necessary  

Tuesday 2/7/2017
Chemical reaction types

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT ID chemical reaction types 

ACTIVITIES:  CQ#28, video clip notes

ASSIGNMENTS: make-up quiz retake if necessary  

Wednesday 2/8/2017
Chemical reaction sub-types

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT ID reaction types and sub-types and write balanced chemical equations which represent them 

ACTIVITIES:  CQ#28, video clip notes

ASSIGNMENTS: complete CQ#28

Thursday 2/9/2017
Chemical reaction prediction

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT predict and balance chemical equations 

ACTIVITIES:  CQ#28 practice problems 

ASSIGNMENTS: complete CQ#28

Friday 2/10/2017
Chemical reaction prediction practice

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT predict and balance chemical equations 

ACTIVITIES:  CQ#28 practice problems and Skill Practice #28, Mini-quiz #7

ASSIGNMENTS: complete CQ#28

Monday 2/13/2017
Reaction products and states

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT predict reaction products and their states 

ACTIVITIES:  CQ#29 problems 

ASSIGNMENTS: complete problem 11 on CQ#29

Tuesday 2/14/2017
Equation balancing, SMART board practice

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT ID reaction types and balance chemical equations representative of Unit 4 test 1, Part 1

ACTIVITIES:  CQ#29 problems and equation balance challenge at the SMART board 

ASSIGNMENTS: complete SP#29 equations 4-10

Wednesday 2/15/2017
Equations/reactions wrap-up

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete a comprehensive practice assessment of chemical equations and reactions 

ACTIVITIES:  SP#29 problems and CQ#28/29 supplement 

ASSIGNMENTS: complete SP#29 equations 4-10 and supplement; check tomorrow 

Thursday 2/16/2017
Chemical equations/reactions test

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete chemical equations and reactions assessment 

ACTIVITIES:  Unit 4 test 1 

ASSIGNMENTS: completion check; equation balancing challenge 1-30, SP#29, CQ#28/29 supplement 

Tuesday 2/21/2017
Avogadro's # and The Mole

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT verify Avogadro's number as 6.02e23

ACTIVITIES:  Unit 4; The Mole 

ASSIGNMENTS: Avogadro's # as new vocabulary, Mole notes and CQ#30 questions 1-5

Wednesday 2/22/2017
Molar Mass

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT calculate the molar masses of elements and compounds 

ACTIVITIES:  CQ#30, molar masses

ASSIGNMENTS: CQ#30 questions 6-10

Thursday 2/23/2017
Mole and Mass conversions

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT interconvert mass and moles of elements and compounds 

ACTIVITIES:  CQ#30, simple Mole conversions, practice 

ASSIGNMENTS: CQ#30 questions 6-10

Friday 2/24/2017
Mole, mass and volume conversions

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT interconvert mass, moles and volume of elements and compounds 

ACTIVITIES:  Mole map; mole/volume interconversions, Quiz; mass/mole/volume interconversions

ASSIGNMENTS: CQ#30 questions 6-10

Monday 2/27/2017
Mole, mass, volume and particle conversions

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT interconvert mass, moles, volumes and particles of elements and compounds 

ACTIVITIES:  Work on CQ/SP #30 (Mr. Westcott absent today) 

ASSIGNMENTS: CQ#30 questions 17-20, SP#30 1-10 

Tuesday 2/28/2017
Mole, mass, volume and particle conversions

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT interconvert mass, moles, volumes and particles of elements and compounds 

ACTIVITIES:  CQ#30/SP#30 Q&A

ASSIGNMENTS: CQ#30 questions 17-20, SP#30 1-10 

Wednesday 3/1/2017
Sci-tech festival

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete a scavenger hunt for the Sci-Tech festival taking place on campus

ACTIVITIES:  Sci-Tech STEAM festival

ASSIGNMENTS: CQ#30 questions 17-20, SP#30 1-10 

Thursday 3/2/2017
ALL Mole, mass, volume and particle conversions

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT calculate all possible combinations of mole-mass-particle-volume conversions 

ACTIVITIES:  CQ#30 questions 17-20, SP#30 1-10 completion/answer check

ASSIGNMENTS: added sample problems to separate sheet used last week 

Friday 3/3/2017
Mole conversions II

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT calculate all possible combinations of mole-mass-particle-volume conversions (assessment) 

ACTIVITIES:  CQ#30 questions 17-20, SP#30 1-10 completion/answer check, Mole conversions quiz II

ASSIGNMENTS: completed with today's check 

Monday 3/6/2017
Pre-lab; Counting by Weighing

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT convert from moles or mass of a compound to mass or particles of elements within that compound 

ACTIVITIES:  CQ#30 questions wrap-up and additional practice, Pre-lab; Counting by weighing

ASSIGNMENTS: completed with Friday's check 

Tuesday 3/7/2017
Lab; Counting by Weighing

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT create a system of relative masses for particles 

ACTIVITIES:  Lab trials ; Counting by weighing

ASSIGNMENTS: completed with Friday's check 

Wednesday 3/8/2017
Counting by weighing lab

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT create a system of relative masses for particles 

ACTIVITIES:  Finish lab trials, calculate an analog for the "Mole" and determine experimental error 

ASSIGNMENTS: completed with Friday's check 

Thursday 3/9/2017
Counting by weighing lab-conclusions

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT create a system of relative masses for particles 

ACTIVITIES:  complete lab error analysis, write conclusions 

ASSIGNMENTS: lab report updates 

Friday 3/10/2017
Percent composition, empirical/molecular formulas

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT derive the empirical and molecular formulas of compounds given their percentage composition 

ACTIVITIES:  ChemQuest #31; percent composition, empirical and molecular formulas 

ASSIGNMENTS: Counting by weighing report due 

Monday 3/20/2017
Percent composition, empirical/molecular formulas

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT derive the empirical and molecular formulas of compounds given their percentage composition and vice versa

ACTIVITIES:  ChemQuest #31 review and mini-quiz #5

ASSIGNMENTS: ChemQuest #31; Complete Info table 1, questions 12-12 and added practice problems 

Tuesday 3/21/2017
Chemical reactions and mole ratios

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT convert mole quantities within chemical equations 

ACTIVITIES:  ChemQuest #32 and powerpoint notes on stoichiometry 

ASSIGNMENTS: ChemQuest #32; complete questions 1-7

Wednesday 3/22/2017
Mass to Mass stoichiometry

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT perform mass to mass stoichiometry problems

ACTIVITIES:  ChemQuest and Skills practice #32 

ASSIGNMENTS: ChemQuest #32; complete questions 1-7 and Skills Practice questions 1-5

Thursday 3/23/2017
Mass to Mass and volume stoichiometry

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT perform mass to mass and mass to volume stoichiometry problems

ACTIVITIES:  ChemQuest and Skills practice #32 answer check

ASSIGNMENTS: ChemQuest #32; complete questions 1-7 and Skills Practice questions 1-5 completion check tomorrow 

Friday 3/24/2017
Stoichiometry assessment 1

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT perform mass to mass and mass to volume stoichiometry problems as stoichiometry assessment 1

ACTIVITIES:  ChemQuest and Skills practice #32 completion check

ASSIGNMENTS: ChemQuest #32; complete questions 1-7 and Skills Practice questions 1-5 

Monday 3/27/2017
Stoichiometry; limiting and excess reactants

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete limiting and excess reactant stoichiometry problems 

ACTIVITIES:  ChemQuest #33

ASSIGNMENTS: ChemQuest #33; questions 1, 2, 4 and practice 

Tuesday 3/28/2017
Stoichiometry; limiting and excess reactants

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete mass to mass stoichiometry calculations involving a limiting reactant 

ACTIVITIES:  Skill Practice #33 group work and completion check 

ASSIGNMENTS: completion of SP#33

Wednesday 3/29/2017
Pre-lab: Predicting reaction products

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT make qualitative predictions regarding reaction products 

ACTIVITIES:  Mini quiz #6 from CQ#33

ASSIGNMENTS: completion of SP#33

Thursday 3/30/2017
Chemical reaction predictions/testing

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT test predictions of reaction products

ACTIVITIES:  Pre-lab and lab; chemical reaction types and product predictions 

ASSIGNMENTS: lab report updates 

Friday 3/31/2017
Chemical equations/reactions test

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT test predictions of reaction products

ACTIVITIES:  Lab; chemical reaction types and product predictions 

ASSIGNMENTS: lab report updates 

Monday 4/3/2017
Chemical reactions/predictions testing

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT test predictions of reaction products

ACTIVITIES:  Lab; chemical reaction types and product predictions 

ASSIGNMENTS: lab report updates 

Tuesday 4/4/2017
Chemical reaction prediction/testing

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT test predictions of reaction products

ACTIVITIES:  Lab; chemical reaction types and product predictions 

ASSIGNMENTS: lab report updates 

Wednesday 4/5/2017
Chemical reaction types-conclusions

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT confirm reaction predictions and ID reaction types/sub-types 

ACTIVITIES:  Post-lab; chemical reaction types and product predictions 

ASSIGNMENTS: lab report updates 

Thursday 4/6/2017
Theoretical and reaction yield

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT calculate theoretical and percent reaction yield 

ACTIVITIES:  ChemQuest #33

ASSIGNMENTS: lab report due Friday

Friday 4/7/2017
Theoretical and reaction yield

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT calculate theoretical and percent reaction yield 

ACTIVITIES:  Skill Practice #34 team problems 

ASSIGNMENTS: lab report due Today 

Monday 4/10/2017
Stoichiometry assessment

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete a stoichiometry assessment 

ACTIVITIES:  stoichiometry assessment in partner groups 

ASSIGNMENTS: lab report due if not yet turned in  

Tuesday 4/11/2017
Unit 4 review (5th period)

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete a Unit 4 Exam simulation

ACTIVITIES:  exam simulation, answer check and corrections

ASSIGNMENTS: study for Unit 4 Exam Thursday

Wednesday 4/12/2017
Unit 4 review (4th period)

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete a Unit 4 Exam simulation

ACTIVITIES:  exam simulation, answer check and corrections

ASSIGNMENTS: study for Unit 4 Exam Thursday

Thursday 4/13/2017
Unit 4 assessment

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete Unit 4 assessment

ACTIVITIES:  Unit 4 Exam

ASSIGNMENTS: none due 

Monday 4/17/2017
Unit 5 Intro; Properties of gases (period 5)

No Class 4th period today

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT describe the postulates of Kinetic molecular theory

ACTIVITIES:  Unit 4 Exam corrections, CQ#35 and pre-lab; Pressure/volume relationships in gases 

ASSIGNMENTS: none due 

Tuesday 4/18/2017
Unit 5 Intro; Properties of gases (period 4)

No Class 5th period today

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT describe the postulates of Kinetic molecular theory

ACTIVITIES:  Unit 4 Exam corrections, CQ#35 and pre-lab; Pressure/volume relationships in gases 

ASSIGNMENTS: none due 

Wednesday 4/19/2017
Pressure/volume lab (period 5)

No Class 5th period today

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT experimentally determine the relationship between gas pressure and volume

ACTIVITIES:  Lab; Pressure/volume relationships in gases 

ASSIGNMENTS: none due 

Thursday 4/20/2017
Pressure/volume lab (period 4)

No Class 5th period today

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT experimentally determine the relationship between gas pressure and volume

ACTIVITIES:  Lab; Pressure/volume relationships in gases 

ASSIGNMENTS: none due 

Friday 4/21/2017
Pressure/volume graphical analysis

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT graphically interpret pressure/volume relationships in gases 

ACTIVITIES:  Lab; Pressure/volume graphs 

ASSIGNMENTS: none due 

Monday 4/24/2017
Period 5: gas T and moles

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT describe the relationships between gas pressure, temperature, and moles 

ACTIVITIES:  gas laws skillsheet 

ASSIGNMENTS: Pressure/volume lab report due Friday 

Tuesday 4/25/2017
Period 4: gas T and moles

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT describe the relationships between gas pressure, temperature, and moles 

ACTIVITIES:  gas laws skillsheet 

ASSIGNMENTS: Pressure/volume lab report due Friday 

Wednesday 4/26/2017
Period 5: Combined gas law

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT solve problems using the combined gas law

ACTIVITIES:  gas laws skillsheet, ChemQuest #35

ASSIGNMENTS: Pressure/volume lab report due Friday 

Thursday 4/27/2017
Period 4: Combined gas law

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT solve problems using the combined gas law

ACTIVITIES:  gas laws skillsheet, ChemQuest #35

ASSIGNMENTS: Pressure/volume lab report due Friday 

Friday 4/28/2017
Combined gas law - P, V, and T

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT solve problems using the combined gas law with changing P, V, and T

ACTIVITIES:  gas laws skillsheet, ChemQuest #35 and skills practice #35

ASSIGNMENTS: Pressure/volume lab report due Friday 

Monday 5/1/2017
Ideal gas law

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT solve problems using the ideal gas law 

ACTIVITIES:  gas laws skillsheet, PV-nRT practice and CQ#36

ASSIGNMENTS: Pressure/volume lab report due Friday.  Gas calculations quiz tomorrow 

Tuesday 5/2/2017
Gas laws quiz 1

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT solve problems using the combined and ideal gas laws (assessment)  

ACTIVITIES:  Gas laws quiz 1 

ASSIGNMENTS: Pressure/volume lab report due Friday. 

Wednesday 5/3/2017
Ideal gas law: molar volume/molar mass

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT apply the ideal gas law to molar volume and molar mass calculations 

ACTIVITIES:  ChemQuest and skills practice #36

ASSIGNMENTS: complete questions in CQ/SP #36

Thursday 5/4/2017
Gas laws calculations practice

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT solve representative gas law problems using the combined gas law, ideal gas law and derivatives 

ACTIVITIES:  Gas law quiz 1 answer check, practice for quiz 2 TOMORROW 

ASSIGNMENTS: complete questions in CQ/SP #36

Friday 5/5/2017
Gas laws quiz 2

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete an assessment requiring the use of the combined and ideal gas laws and derivatives 

ACTIVITIES:  Gas law quiz 2

ASSIGNMENTS: complete questions in CQ/SP #36

Monday 5/8/2017
PV=nRT applications to stoichiometry

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT apply PV=nRT to solve gas stoichiometry problems 

ACTIVITIES:  ChemQuest and skill practice #37; Gas stoichiometry 

ASSIGNMENTS: complete questions in CQ/SP #37

Tuesday 5/9/2017
Gas partial pressures

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT calculate partial pressures of gas mixtures and use those pressures in gas calculations

ACTIVITIES:  ChemQuest and skill practice #38; Partial pressure

ASSIGNMENTS: complete questions in CQ/SP #38, SP checked for completion in-class today 

Wednesday 5/10/2017
Solution concentration

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT calculate molality, molarity, and moles and grams of solute necessary for specified solution preparation 

ACTIVITIES:  ChemQuest and skill practice #39; Concentration

ASSIGNMENTS: complete questions in CQ/SP #39, start on added group problems 

Thursday 5/11/2017
Colligative properties

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT calculate calculate total molality and the freezing point depression for electrolyte solutions 

ACTIVITIES:  ChemQuest and skill practice #40; Colligative properties 

ASSIGNMENTS: complete added questions to CQ#39, selected questions from CQ#40

Friday 5/12/2017
Freezing pt. depression..making ice cream

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT determine the molality of a solution used to freeze a colloidal suspension 

ACTIVITIES:  Ice cream lab!

ASSIGNMENTS: complete selected questions from CQ#40

Monday 5/15/2017
Molar mass from freezing/boiling pt. data

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT determine the molar mass of a compound from freezing or boiling point data

ACTIVITIES:  Chemquest and skill practice #41

ASSIGNMENTS: check CQ/SP#41, mini-quiz 

Tuesday 5/16/2017
Acid-base classification

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT classify substances as acids, bases, or amphoteric

ACTIVITIES:  Chemquest and skill practice #48

ASSIGNMENTS: check CQ/SP#48, mini-quiz #16 

Wednesday 5/17/2017
pH concept

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT calculate pH, pOH, H+ and OH- ion concentrations 

ACTIVITIES:  Chemquest and skill practice #49

ASSIGNMENTS: check CQ/SP#49, mini-quiz #17

Thursday 5/18/2017
Chemistry post-assessment

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete chemistry concepts post-assessment

ACTIVITIES:  chemistry post-test, corrections to MQ17

ASSIGNMENTS: study ALL CQ's for written final exam next week!

Friday 5/19/2017
Pre-lab final exam orientation

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT document the procedures and calculations necessary for completion of the lab final exam (Monday) 

ACTIVITIES:  Information, handouts, and demonstration trial of lab final exam

ASSIGNMENTS: study the procedures and calculations needed for the lab final exam on Monday!

Monday 5/22/2017
Lab final exam

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete an acid-base titration as the lab final exam

ACTIVITIES:  Lab final exam

ASSIGNMENTS: study notes, CQ's and SP's for writen final exam!

Tuesday 5/23/2017
Final Exam

FINAL EXAM PERIOD 5

Wednesday 5/24/2017
Final Exam

FINAL EXAM PERIOD 4