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OBJECTIVES: SWBAT model and draw Lewis structures for molecules

ACTIVITIES: semester 1 final exam review guide

ASSIGNMENTS: none

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT complete a comprehensive semester one topic assessment

ACTIVITIES: semester 1 final exam

ASSIGNMENTS: none

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

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

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT determine bond and molecular polarity

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

ASSIGNMENTS: new vocabulary diagram; electronegativity

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

ACTIVITIES: Covalent molecules modeling lab; molecular polarity

ASSIGNMENTS: new vocabulary diagram; electronegativity

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

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

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT complete a nomenclature assessment

ACTIVITIES: assessment, introduction to various oxidation states

ASSIGNMENTS:

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Mr. Westcott absent today, student assignments:

- Start ChemQuest #28 in Unit 4 packet, at least through question 8

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

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

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

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

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

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT ID chemical reaction types

ACTIVITIES: CQ#28, video clip notes

ASSIGNMENTS: make-up quiz retake if necessary

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

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT predict and balance chemical equations

ACTIVITIES: CQ#28 practice problems

ASSIGNMENTS: complete CQ#28

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT predict and balance chemical equations

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

ASSIGNMENTS: complete CQ#28

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT predict reaction products and their states

ACTIVITIES: CQ#29 problems

ASSIGNMENTS: complete problem 11 on CQ#29

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

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

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

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

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT calculate the molar masses of elements and compounds

ACTIVITIES: CQ#30, molar masses

ASSIGNMENTS: CQ#30 questions 6-10

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT interconvert mass and moles of elements and compounds

ACTIVITIES: CQ#30, simple Mole conversions, practice

ASSIGNMENTS: CQ#30 questions 6-10

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT create a system of relative masses for particles

ACTIVITIES: Lab trials ; Counting by weighing

ASSIGNMENTS: completed with Friday's check

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

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT create a system of relative masses for particles

ACTIVITIES: complete lab error analysis, write conclusions

ASSIGNMENTS: lab report updates

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

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

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT convert mole quantities within chemical equations

ACTIVITIES: ChemQuest #32 and powerpoint notes on stoichiometry

ASSIGNMENTS: ChemQuest #32; complete questions 1-7

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

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

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

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT complete limiting and excess reactant stoichiometry problems

ACTIVITIES: ChemQuest #33

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

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

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT make qualitative predictions regarding reaction products

ACTIVITIES: Mini quiz #6 from CQ#33

ASSIGNMENTS: completion of SP#33

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT test predictions of reaction products

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

ASSIGNMENTS: lab report updates

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT test predictions of reaction products

ACTIVITIES: Lab; chemical reaction types and product predictions

ASSIGNMENTS: lab report updates

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT test predictions of reaction products

ACTIVITIES: Lab; chemical reaction types and product predictions

ASSIGNMENTS: lab report updates

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT test predictions of reaction products

ACTIVITIES: Lab; chemical reaction types and product predictions

ASSIGNMENTS: lab report updates

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

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

ASSIGNMENTS: lab report updates

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT calculate theoretical and percent reaction yield

ACTIVITIES: ChemQuest #33

ASSIGNMENTS: lab report due Friday

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT calculate theoretical and percent reaction yield

ACTIVITIES: Skill Practice #34 team problems

ASSIGNMENTS: lab report due Today

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT complete a stoichiometry assessment

ACTIVITIES: stoichiometry assessment in partner groups

ASSIGNMENTS: lab report due if not yet turned in

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT complete a Unit 4 Exam simulation

ACTIVITIES: exam simulation, answer check and corrections

ASSIGNMENTS: study for Unit 4 Exam Thursday

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT complete a Unit 4 Exam simulation

ACTIVITIES: exam simulation, answer check and corrections

ASSIGNMENTS: study for Unit 4 Exam Thursday

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT complete Unit 4 assessment

ACTIVITIES: Unit 4 Exam

ASSIGNMENTS: none due

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

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

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

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

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT graphically interpret pressure/volume relationships in gases

ACTIVITIES: Lab; Pressure/volume graphs

ASSIGNMENTS: none due

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

ACTIVITIES: gas laws skillsheet

ASSIGNMENTS: Pressure/volume lab report due Friday

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

ACTIVITIES: gas laws skillsheet

ASSIGNMENTS: Pressure/volume lab report due Friday

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT solve problems using the combined gas law

ACTIVITIES: gas laws skillsheet, ChemQuest #35

ASSIGNMENTS: Pressure/volume lab report due Friday

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT solve problems using the combined gas law

ACTIVITIES: gas laws skillsheet, ChemQuest #35

ASSIGNMENTS: Pressure/volume lab report due Friday

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

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

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

ACTIVITIES: Gas laws quiz 1

ASSIGNMENTS: Pressure/volume lab report due Friday.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

ACTIVITIES: Chemquest and skill practice #48

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

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

ACTIVITIES: Chemquest and skill practice #49

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

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!

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!

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!

FINAL EXAM PERIOD 5

FINAL EXAM PERIOD 4