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Friday 10/21/2016
Atomic Structure; mass spectrometry

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT analyze and interpret a mass spectrum; create a mass spectrum from data

ACTIVITIES:  Unit 2 "Atom" handout and notes, average atomic mass and mass spectrometry

ASSIGNMENTS: Spiral-bound notebook for problem assignments...have by today 

Monday 10/24/2016
Atomic Structure; mass spectrometry

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT analyze and interpret a mass spectrum; create a mass spectrum from data

ACTIVITIES:  Unit 2 "Atom" handout and notes, average atomic mass and mass spectrometry

ASSIGNMENTS: Problem notebook required...pick one up ASAP if you have not 

Tuesday 10/25/2016
Atomic Structure; interpreting mass spectra

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT analyze and interpret a mass spectrum; calculate % abundance from intensity and vice versa 

ACTIVITIES:  Unit 2 "Atom" handout and notes, mass spectra

ASSIGNMENTS: Problem notebook required...pick one up ASAP if you have not 

Wednesday 10/26/2016
Atomic Models

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT compare and contrast atomic models; describe the gold foil experiment 

ACTIVITIES:  Unit 2 "Atom" handout and notes, atomic models 

ASSIGNMENTS: Problem assignment #1 due next Monday 

Thursday 10/27/2016
Atomic Models; Bohr

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT describe the Bohr model of the atom and characteristics of EMR  

ACTIVITIES:  Unit 2 "Atom" handout and notes, the Bohr model 

ASSIGNMENTS: Problem assignment #1 due next Monday 

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
Atomic structure; photoelectron spectroscopy

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT interpret photoelectron spectra in order to determine the electron configuration of an element 

ACTIVITIES:  Unit 2 notes; photoelectron spectra interpretation, electron filling order and configurations 

ASSIGNMENTS: Derive electron filling order, label PES of various elements with their electron configurations 

Monday 11/7/2016
Atomic Structure; PES and electron configurations

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT write the electron configurations for elements 1-21 and correlate with photoelectron spectra 

ACTIVITIES:  Unit 2 notes; photoelectron spectra interpretation, electron filling order and configurations 

ASSIGNMENTS: Derive electron filling order, label PES of various elements with their electron configurations 

Tuesday 11/8/2016
Atomic structure; Quantum model

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT identify the meaning of and range of accepted values for each quantum number 

ACTIVITIES:  Unit 2 notes; Quantum model of the atom 

ASSIGNMENTS: Notes on double slit experiment(s), quantum numbers 

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

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT assign sets of quantum numbers for given atoms 

ACTIVITIES:  Unit 2 notes; Quantum numbers

ASSIGNMENTS: Unit 2 notes/embedded assessment 

Thursday 11/10/2016
Atomic Models; Quantum number/periodicity

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT recognize the periodicity in Quantum numbers and apply patterns 

ACTIVITIES:  Unit 2 notes; Quantum numbers/patterns/Problem assignment 2

ASSIGNMENTS: Problem assignment 2 due next Tuesday 

Monday 11/14/2016
Atomic Models; electron configurations/periodicity

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT recognize the periodicity in electron configurations and write shorthand EC's for atoms and ions 

ACTIVITIES:  Problem assignment Q&A, Unit 2 notes; Electron configuration patterns 

ASSIGNMENTS: Problem assignment 2 due tomorrow 

Tuesday 11/15/2016
Atomic Models; support for the Quantum model

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT write orbital notations from electron configurations and vice versa 

ACTIVITIES:  Unit 2 notes; orbital notations, support for Quantum model from PES 

ASSIGNMENTS: Problem assignment 2 due TODAY 

Wednesday 11/16/2016
Atomic Models; support for the Quantum model

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT describe PES support for the Quantum model

ACTIVITIES:  Unit 2 notes; support for Quantum model from PES, para- and diamagnetism

ASSIGNMENTS: Problem Assignment #3

Thursday 11/17/2016
Unit 2 review

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT begin Unit 2 review

ACTIVITIES:  problem assignment #3 work time (with sub) 

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#3

Friday 11/18/2016
Unit 2 review

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete a Unit 2 review

ACTIVITIES:  Unit 2 review questions, PA#3 Q&A 

ASSIGNMENTS: Problem Assignment #3. UNIT EXAM ON MONDAY, 11/21

Monday 11/21/2016
Unit 2 Exam

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete Unit 2 assessment 1

ACTIVITIES:  Unit 2 exam

ASSIGNMENTS: Problem Assignment #3 due today 

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

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT ID main families of elements and their unique properties; alkali metals, alkanline earth metals, transition metals, other metals 

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

ASSIGNMENTS: ongoing (in class); families of elements 

Monday 11/28/2016
Unit 2 exam results

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT analyze Unit 2 Exam results 

ACTIVITIES:  Unit 2 exam results and prep for retake options TOMORROW 

ASSIGNMENTS: ongoing (in class); families of elements 

Tuesday 11/29/2016
Unit 2 exam retake

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete a Unit 2 assessment

ACTIVITIES:  Unit 2 exam retake 

ASSIGNMENTS: ongoing (in class); families of elements 

Wednesday 11/30/2016
Properties of elements; families and uses

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT ID families of elements, their key properties and uses of selected elements 

ACTIVITIES:  Families of elements; color-coding periodic table(s), ID properties and uses 

ASSIGNMENTS: ongoing (in class); families of elements 

Thursday 12/1/2016
Properties of elements; families and uses

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT ID families of elements, their key properties and uses of selected elements 

ACTIVITIES:  Families of elements; color-coding periodic table(s), ID properties and uses of the Lanthanides and actinides  

ASSIGNMENTS: ongoing (in class); families of elements 

Friday 12/2/2016
Element name origins

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT link element names to etymological clues 

ACTIVITIES:  Equations handbook Ch. 1, work on PA#4

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#4; Equations handbook exercises 1-1, 1-2, 2-1.....due later next week 

Monday 12/5/2016
Element names/symbols

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT link element names to etymological clues 

ACTIVITIES:  element names team "competition" 

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#4; Equations handbook exercises 1-1, 1-2, 2-1.....due Friday  

Tuesday 12/6/2016
Nomenclature; binary molecule names

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT write the names of binary molecules 

ACTIVITIES:  Handbook Ch. 2, ionic salts vs. covalent molecules notes, exercise 2-1 (molecules) 

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#4; Equations handbook exercises 1-1, 1-2, 2-1.....due Friday  

Wednesday 12/7/2016
Nomenclature; binary molecule formulas

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT write the formulas of binary molecules 

ACTIVITIES:  Handbook Ch. 2, ionic salts vs. covalent molecules notes, exercise 2-1 extension

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#4; Equations handbook exercises 1-1, 1-2, 2-1.....due Friday  

Thursday 12/8/2016
Nomenclature; transition metals

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT provide a rationale for the formation of multi-valent metals 

ACTIVITIES:  Handbook Ch. 3; transition metal oxidation states and nomenclature, Pre-lab questions:  "What is the unknown copper salt"?

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#4; Equations handbook exercises 1-1, 1-2, 2-1 + extension.....due TOMORROW   

Friday 12/9/2016
Pre-lab; gravimetric analysis

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT format a preliminary lab report for a gravimetric analysis

ACTIVITIES:  PA#4 due, pre-lab and report writing

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#4; Equations handbook exercises 1-1, 1-2, 2-1 + extension.....due TODAY    

Monday 12/12/2016
Lab: gravimetric analysis of copper solution

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete gravimetric analysis lab trials 

ACTIVITIES:  gravimetric analysis lab; What is the copper salt formula? 

ASSIGNMENTS: Semester review; you should be studying all presentation MCQ's and past tests/exams!

Tuesday 12/13/2016
Lab: post lab data analysis

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete gravimetric analysis; data and calculations 

ACTIVITIES:  gravimetric analysis post-lab 

ASSIGNMENTS: Semester review; you should be studying all presentation MCQ's and past tests/exams!

Wednesday 12/14/2016
Team review

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete a team review assignment 

ACTIVITIES:  gravimetric analysis lab reports due today 

ASSIGNMENTS: Semester review; you should be studying all presentation MCQ's and past tests/exams!

Friday 12/16/2016
FINAL EXAM

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete a comprehensive semester one topic assessment 

ACTIVITIES:  semester 1 final exam

ASSIGNMENTS: none 

Tuesday 1/3/2017
Nomenclature; variable oxidation states

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT deduce the oxidation state for elements within compounds 

ACTIVITIES:  Handbook Ch. 3; variable oxidation states 

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#5; Equations handbook exercises 3-1, 3-2, 3-3 

Wednesday 1/4/2017
Nomenclature; transition metal salts

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT write the names and formulas for binary salts containing transition metals 

ACTIVITIES:  Handbook Ch. 3; transition metal salts 

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#5; Equations handbook exercises 3-1, 3-2, 3-3 

Thursday 1/5/2017
Nomenclature; polyatomic ions

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT write the names and formulas for binary salts containing transition metals 

ACTIVITIES:  Formula and names practice (added to PA#5), Handbook Ch. 3; polyatomic ions 

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#5; Equations handbook exercises 3-1, 3-2, 3-3 

Friday 1/6/2017
Nomenclature; type I-IV compounds

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT write the names and formulas for Type I, II, III, and IV compounds 

ACTIVITIES:  Formula and names practice (added to PA#5), Handbook Ch. 3; polyatomic ions and flowchart

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#5; Equations handbook exercises 3-1, 3-2, 3-3...Due next Tuesday 

Monday 1/9/2017
Nomenclature; type I-IV compounds quiz

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete Type I-IV compounds assessment 

ACTIVITIES:  Type I-IV compounds quiz

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#5; Equations handbook exercises 3-1, 3-2, 3-3...Due next Tomorrow.  Read equations handbook Ch. 4 introduction 

Tuesday 1/10/2017
Nomenclature; inorganic acids

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT write the names and formulas for inorganic acids 

ACTIVITIES:  handbook exercises 4-1, 4-2

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#5 due today 

Wednesday 1/11/2017
Nomenclature; ternary acids

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT write the names and formulas for inorganic acids including ternary forms 

ACTIVITIES:  handbook exercises 4-1, 4-2, 4-3, PA#6 assignment

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#6 due Friday  

Thursday 1/12/2017
Nomenclature; complex ions

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT write the names of complex ions 

ACTIVITIES:  complex ion practice

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#6 due Friday  

Friday 1/13/2017
Nomenclature; coordination compounds

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT write the names and formulas of coordination compounds 

ACTIVITIES:  Nomenclature quiz 2; type I-IV compounds/acids.  Check of exericse 4-1, 4-2, 4-3 in handbook. Work on 5-1, 5-2 as addition to PA#6 

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#6 due today 

Tuesday 1/17/2017
Nomenclature; coordination compounds

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT write the names and formulas of coordination compounds 

ACTIVITIES:  Check answers for exericse 4-1, 4-2, 4-3 in handbook. Work on 5-1, 5-2 as PA#7

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#7

Wednesday 1/18/2017
Nomenclature; coordination compounds

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT write the names and formulas of coordination compounds 

ACTIVITIES:  Check answers for exercise 5-1 in handbook.  Added practice after 5-2 as PA#7

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#7; exercise 5-1, 5-2, practice names and formulas-due Friday 

Thursday 1/19/2017
Nomenclature; coordination compounds practice

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete a practice assessment on the nomenclature of coordination compounds 

ACTIVITIES:  Complete practice problem addition to PA#7. Practice quiz/answers 

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#7; exercise 5-1, 5-2, practice names and formulas-due Friday 

Friday 1/20/2017
Quiz; coordination compounds

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete an assessment on the nomenclature of coordination compounds 

ACTIVITIES:  Nomenclature quiz

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#7; exercise 5-1, 5-2, practice names and formulas-due today 

Monday 1/23/2017
Pre-lab; Electrolytes and non-electrolytes

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete a pre-lab analysis related to the use of conductivity measurements to differentiate electrolytes 

ACTIVITIES:  Pre-lab; Electrolytes and Non-electrolytes 

ASSIGNMENTS: Turn in PA#7 if not done so on Friday 

Tuesday 1/24/2017
Pre-lab; Electrolytes-report setup

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT identify the experimental variables in an investigation of electrolytes 

ACTIVITIES:  Pre-lab; Electrolytes and Non-electrolytes 

ASSIGNMENTS: Turn in PA#7 if not done so on Friday, complete preliminary lab report  

Wednesday 1/25/2017
Lab trials; electrolytes/non-electrolytes

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete lab trials in order to classify electrolytes and non-electrolytes 

ACTIVITIES:  Lab; Electrolytes and Non-electrolytes 

ASSIGNMENTS: Turn in PA#7 if not done so on Friday, complete preliminary lab report  

Thursday 1/26/2017
Lab trials; electrolytes/non-electrolytes

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete lab trials in order to classify electrolytes and non-electrolytes 

ACTIVITIES:  Lab; Electrolytes and Non-electrolytes 

ASSIGNMENTS: Turn in PA#7 if not done so on Friday, complete preliminary lab report  

Friday 1/27/2017
Lab data analysis- electrolytes/non-electrolytes

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT will process lab data in order to determine the nature of solutes as electrolytes or nonelectrolytes 

ACTIVITIES:  Lab; Electrolytes and Non-electrolytes, processing the data questions as Conclusions

ASSIGNMENTS: update lab reports 

Monday 1/30/2017
Lab report update, PA#8

Mr. Westcott absent today, student assignments;

  • Work on lab report or Problem Assignment #8
Tuesday 1/31/2017
Lab trials; strength of electrolytes

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT will process lab data in order to determine relative strengths of electrolytes 

ACTIVITIES:  Lab; Electrolytes and Non-electrolytes, processing the data questions as Conclusions and Error analysis

ASSIGNMENTS: update lab reports and work on PA#8 from "periodic table" question sheet handout 

Wednesday 2/1/2017
Periodic properties; Atomic radius

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT state, explain, and interpret atomic size trends 

ACTIVITIES:  PA#8

ASSIGNMENTS: update lab reports and work on PA#8 from "periodic table" question sheet handout 

Thursday 2/2/2017
Periodic properties; Ionic radius

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT state, explain, and interpret ionic size trends 

ACTIVITIES:  Periodic trends notes and assessment 

ASSIGNMENTS: update lab reports and work on PA#8 from "periodic table" question sheet handout.  Reports due Friday, PA#8 due Monday 

Friday 2/3/2017
Periodic properties;electronegativity

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT state and explain trends in electronegativity

ACTIVITIES:  Periodic trends notes and assessment; Ionic size and electronegativity through question 43

ASSIGNMENTS: update lab reports and work on PA#8 from "periodic table" question sheet handout.  Reports due today, PA#8 due Monday 

Monday 2/6/2017
Periodic properties; Ionization energy

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT state and explain trends in ionization energy 

ACTIVITIES:  Periodic trends notes and assessment; Ionization energy through question 47

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#8 due Monday due today  

Tuesday 2/7/2017
Periodic properties; additional IE's

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT state and explain trends in ionization energy including IE for 2nd, 3rd, electron, etc. 

ACTIVITIES:  Periodic trends notes and assessment; Ionization energy through question 55

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#8 due yesterday, PA#9 assignment; added problems from class notes and problems from Periodic table trends handout; 113-118, 124-126, 137-143, 146-152 (due FRIDAY) 

Wednesday 2/8/2017
Periodic properties; IE and PES

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT evaluate the relationship between ionization energy and photoelectron spectrophotometry

ACTIVITIES:  Periodic trends notes and assessment; PES and IE

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#8 due yesterday, PA#9 assignment; added problems from class notes and problems from Periodic table trends handout; 113-118, 124-126, 137-143, 146-152 (due MONDAY) 

Thursday 2/9/2017
Periodic properties; IE and PES

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT evaluate the relationship between ionization energy and photoelectron spectrophotometry

ACTIVITIES:  Nomenclature quiz retake, periodic trends notes and assessment; PES and IE

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#9 assignment; added problems from class notes and problems from Periodic table trends handout; 113-118, 124-126, 137-143, 146-152 (due MONDAY) 

Friday 2/10/2017
Periodic properties; metallic character

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT relate metallic character to IE, NC and electron configuration 

ACTIVITIES:  Periodic trends notes and assessment; metallic character 

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#9 assignment; added problems from class notes and problems from Periodic table trends handout; 113-118, 124-126, 137-143, 146-152 (due MONDAY) 

Monday 2/13/2017
Periodicity review; test tomorrow

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete summary/review questions from periodic trends notes 

ACTIVITIES:  Unit review sheet 

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#9 assignment; added problems from class notes and problems from Periodic table trends handout; 113-118, 124-126, 137-143, 146-152 (due TODAY ) 

Tuesday 2/14/2017
Assessment; Periodic trends

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete Unit 3 assessment; periodicity and periodic trends 

ACTIVITIES:  Unit assessment 

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#9 assignment; added problems from class notes and problems from Periodic table trends handout; 113-118, 124-126, 137-143, 146-152 (due if not turned in) 

Wednesday 2/15/2017
Periodic properties; post-assessment, corrections

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT make corrective statements from unit assessment analysis 

ACTIVITIES:  Unit assessment analysis 

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#9 assignment; added problems from class notes and problems from Periodic table trends handout; 113-118, 124-126, 137-143, 146-152 (due if not turned in) 

Thursday 2/16/2017
Periodic properties;unit assessment

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete Unit 3 assessment 2; periodicity and periodic trends 

ACTIVITIES:  Unit assessment 

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#9 assignment; added problems from class notes and problems from Periodic table trends handout; 113-118, 124-126, 137-143, 146-152 (due if not turned in) 

Tuesday 2/21/2017
States and Chemical Bonding, Unit 3

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT describe the relationship between gas variables; P, V, and T 

ACTIVITIES:  Unit 3 notes (Big Idea 2)

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#10 assignment; tasks from Chemical Bonding notes 

Wednesday 2/22/2017
Gas variable (P,V,T) relationships

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT quantify the relationship between gas variables; P, V, and T 

ACTIVITIES:  Unit 3 notes and tasks 

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#10 assignment; tasks from Chemical Bonding notes 

Thursday 2/23/2017
Gas law applications

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT solve problems using the Combined and Ideal gas laws 

ACTIVITIES:  Unit 3 notes, gas law problems and additions to PA#10

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#10 assignment; tasks from Chemical Bonding notes 

Friday 2/24/2017
Gas law calculations

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT solve problems which utilize the Combined and Ideas gas laws 

ACTIVITIES:  PA#10 completion, due today.  Gas calculations quiz 

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#10 

Monday 2/27/2017
Dalton's law, root mean square velocity

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT solve problems related to Dalton's law and molecular velocity

ACTIVITIES:  PA#11 from Chemical bonding notes/tasks 2Avii, 2Aviii, and 2Aix (Mr. Westcott absent today) 

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#11 

Tuesday 2/28/2017
Dalton's law, root mean square velocity

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT solve problems related to Dalton's law and molecular velocity

ACTIVITIES:   Q&A from PA#11 tasks 2Avii, 2Aviii, and 2Aix

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#11 

Wednesday 3/1/2017
Gas velocities, solution concentration

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT solve problems related to Dalton's law, molecular velocity and molarity 

ACTIVITIES:   Q&A from PA#11 tasks 2Avii, 2Aviii, and 2Aix

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#11 

Thursday 3/2/2017
Gas laws review; quiz II tomorrow

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT solve problems related to Dalton's law, molecular velocity and molarity 

ACTIVITIES:   Q&A from PA#11 tasks 2Avii, 2Aviii, and 2Aix, periodic trends retake test results, Gas laws quiz I results (retake gas laws quiz tomorrow)..

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#11 addition from Gas Laws practice handout 

Friday 3/3/2017
Gas laws quiz I retake

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT solve problems related to the combined and ideal gas laws

ACTIVITIES:   Quiz 1 retake

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#11 addition from Gas Laws practice handout and worksheets 02b; 1-2, 5-7, 02c; all, 02d; all.  PA#11 due Tuesday, 3/7.  

Monday 3/6/2017
Gas law applications II

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT solve problems related to Dalton's law, molecular velocity and molarity 

ACTIVITIES:   Q&A from PA#11 tasks 2Avii, 2Aviii, and 2Aix and Worksheet 02b, 02c, and 02d.  Handout; Practice for Gas Laws Quiz II on Tuesday (add to PA#11)

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#11 addition from Gas Laws practice handout, PA#11 due TOMORROW 

Tuesday 3/7/2017
Gas law applications II; assessment

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT solve problems related to Dalton's law, molecular velocity and molarity (assessment)

ACTIVITIES:   Q&A from PA#11 tasks 2Avii, 2Aviii, and 2Aix, Worksheet 02b, 02c, and 02d and Practice for Gas Laws quiz 2

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#11 addition from Gas Laws practice handout, PA#11 due TODAY 

Wednesday 3/8/2017
Molar volume

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT determine the molar volume of a gas from sample data 

ACTIVITIES:   Complete Gas laws quiz 2, pre-lab;  Molar Volume of a Gas 

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#11 due TODAY 

Thursday 3/9/2017
Pre-lab; Molar Volume

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT format a preliminary lab report for the purposes of determining the molar volume of a gas 

ACTIVITIES:   Pre-lab;  Molar Volume of a Gas 

ASSIGNMENTS: lab report updates 

Friday 3/10/2017
Lab activity; Molar volume of a gas

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT collect data necessary for the derivation of a gas molar volume and gas constant 

ACTIVITIES:   Lab activity;  Molar Volume of a Gas 

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#11 due 

Monday 3/20/2017
Lab activity; Molar volume calculations

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT calculate the molar volume and gas constant from laboratory data 

ACTIVITIES:   Molar volume lab report; calculations and derive R 

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#11 due if not turned in on 3/10/17 

Tuesday 3/21/2017
Chemical bonding; covalent bonds

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete an error analysis and report conclusions for the molar volume experiment

ACTIVITIES:   Molar volume lab report; error and conclusions, chemical bonding notes/covalent bonds and models 

ASSIGNMENTS: Chemical bonding notes and PA#12; task 2Cii and added problems 

Wednesday 3/22/2017
Molecular models; Lewis structures

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT draw Lewis structures for molecules and ions 

ACTIVITIES:   Chemical bonding notes/covalent bonds and models; Lewis structures and Task 2Cii with addition made yesterday

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#12; task 2Cii and added problems

Thursday 3/23/2017
Lewis structures and molecular shapes

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT draw Lewis structures and predict molecular shapes 

ACTIVITIES:   Chemical bonding notes/covalent bonds and models, VSEPR theory

ASSIGNMENTS: Chemical bonding notes and PA#12; task 2Cii and added problems, Task 2Ciii

Friday 3/24/2017
Localized electron model

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT apply the localized electron model to determine geometries of molecules and ions 

ACTIVITIES:   Task 2Ciii as continuation of PA#12

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#12:  Tasks 2Cii and 2Ciii, due MONDAY 

Monday 3/27/2017
Hydrocarbon nomenclature

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT name simple hydrocarbons compounds; alkanes, alkenes, alkynes 

ACTIVITIES:   Chemical bonding notes; resonance and formal charge.  Equations handbook Ch. 6; Organic nomenclature

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#13:  handbook exercises 6-1, 6-2 (selected questions) 

Tuesday 3/28/2017
Branched hydrocarbons

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT name branched hydrocarbons compounds; alkanes, alkenes, alkynes 

ACTIVITIES:   Equations handbook Ch. 6; Organic nomenclature

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#13:  handbook exercises 6-1, 6-2 (selected questions) due Wednesday, 3/29

Wednesday 3/29/2017
Pre-lab: Covalent/organic modeling

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT determine bond and molecular polarity

ACTIVITIES:   Pre-lab;  Covalent and organic modeling 

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#13:  handbook exercises 6-1, 6-2 (selected questions) due Tomorrow 

Thursday 3/30/2017
Molecular modeling; covalent molecules

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT draw and construct molecular models, determine bond and molecular polarity 

ACTIVITIES:   Molecular modeling 

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#13:  handbook exercises 6-1, 6-2 (selected questions) due

Friday 3/31/2017
Molecular modeling; covalent molecules

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT draw and construct molecular models, determine bond and molecular polarity 

ACTIVITIES:   Molecular modeling 

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#13:  handbook exercises 6-1, 6-2 (selected questions) due

Monday 4/3/2017
Modeling hydrocarbons

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT model and draw structural formulas for hydrocarbon compounds 

ACTIVITIES:   Molecular modeling 

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#13:  handbook exercises 6-1, 6-2 (selected questions) due

Tuesday 4/4/2017
Modeling hydrocarbons

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT model and draw structural formulas for hydrocarbon compounds 

ACTIVITIES:   Molecular modeling 

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#13:  handbook exercises 6-1, 6-2 (selected questions) due

Wednesday 4/5/2017
Modeling hydrocarbons

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT model and draw structural formulas for hydrocarbon compounds 

ACTIVITIES:   Molecular modeling-final day!

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#13:  handbook exercises 6-1, 6-2 (selected questions) due

Thursday 4/6/2017
Intermolecular forces

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT describe and determine the types of intermolecular forces present in compounds 

ACTIVITIES:   Intermolecular forces notes and start PA#14

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#14 tasks and worksheet handout 

Friday 4/7/2017
Intermolecular and interparticle forces

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT describe and determine the types of intermolecular forces present in compounds 

ACTIVITIES:  PA#14 worksheet addition

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#14 tasks and worksheet handout 

Monday 4/10/2017
Bonding in solids

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT ID bonding types and associated properties of the bonds formed in solids 

ACTIVITIES:  solid state bonding/properties; 

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#14 tasks and worksheet 02f addition 

Tuesday 4/11/2017
No class-AzMERIT
Wednesday 4/12/2017
Lab activity; forming alloys

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT form an alloy from a metal mixture

ACTIVITIES:  alloy lab activity and pre-lab exp.; evaporation and IMF's 

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#14 tasks and worksheet 02f addition due Thursday 

Thursday 4/13/2017
Predicting IMF's; lab hypotheses

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT predict intermolecular forces as hypotheses

ACTIVITIES:  Pre-lab exp.; evaporation and IMF's and trials 1 and 2

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#14 tasks and worksheet 02f addition due  

Monday 4/17/2017
No class-AzMERIT
Tuesday 4/18/2017
Unit review; chemical bonding

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete a summary activity related to intramolecular and intermolecular bonding 

ACTIVITIES:  Unit wrap up

ASSIGNMENTS: Worksheet 02g

Wednesday 4/19/2017
No class-AzMERIT
Thursday 4/20/2017
Lab; intermolecular forces

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT predict and test intermolecular forces

ACTIVITIES:  Lab exp.; evaporation and IMF's for all remaining trials 

ASSIGNMENTS: Worksheet 02g as unit review 

Friday 4/21/2017
Graphical analysis; IMFs vs. evaporation

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT graph intermolecular force versus evaporative temperature change 

ACTIVITIES:  Lab exp.; graphical analysis 

ASSIGNMENTS: Worksheet 02g as unit review 

Monday 4/24/2017
No class-AzMERIT
Tuesday 4/25/2017
Unit Review

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT relate IMF's to physical properties 

ACTIVITIES:  Lab exp.; conclusions, group review of Unit WS 02g and MCQ's

ASSIGNMENTS: Unit Exam Thursday 

Wednesday 4/26/2017
No class-AzMERIT
Thursday 4/27/2017
Unit 3 Exam

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete a unit assessment

ACTIVITIES:  Unit exam, Unit 4 introduction (handouts) 

ASSIGNMENTS: none 

Friday 4/28/2017
Unit Exam completion

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete a unit assessment and ID incorrect aswers 

ACTIVITIES:  Unit exam completion, marking of incorrect answers 

ASSIGNMENTS: none 

Monday 5/1/2017
Exam corrections

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete unit assessment corrections 

ACTIVITIES:  Unit exam corrections and re-scoring

ASSIGNMENTS: Notes task 3Ai, worksheets 03d, 03e 

Tuesday 5/2/2017
Conservation of matter; balancing equations

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT balance chemical equations in order to indicate the conservation of matter 

ACTIVITIES:  Unit notes and task 3Ai, worksheet answers 03d and 03e

ASSIGNMENTS: Notes task 3Ai, worksheets 03d, 03e 

Wednesday 5/3/2017
Chemical reaction prediction/testing

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT identify reaction types and sub-types 

ACTIVITIES:  chemical reaction observations and predicting reaction types/reaction products 

ASSIGNMENTS: Notes task 3Ai, worksheets 03d, 03e 

Thursday 5/4/2017
Chemical reaction prediction practice

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT predict chemical reactions products and their states 

ACTIVITIES:  notes, complete and net ionic equations, reaction prediction and practice for quiz TOMORROW 

ASSIGNMENTS: Notes task 3Aii as first problem in PA#15 

Friday 5/5/2017
Quiz; reaction types/product prediction

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT ID chemical reaction types and sub-types, predict reaction products and write balanced chemical equations 

ACTIVITIES:  reaction types/product prediction quiz 

ASSIGNMENTS: Notes task 3Aii as first problem in PA#15 

Monday 5/8/2017
Pre-lab; chemical reaction types

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT predict solid products of aqueous reactions 

ACTIVITIES:  Notes task 3Aii answer check, pre-lab; Chemical reaction types 

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#15 answer check, pre-lab report 

Tuesday 5/9/2017
Pre-lab; chemical reaction types

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT make reaction predictions as hypotheses for lab investigation 

ACTIVITIES:  pre-lab and report formatting; Chemical Reaction Types 

ASSIGNMENTS: report setup ready for tomorrow; all 9 reaction prediction templates 

Wednesday 5/10/2017
Investigation; Chemical reaction types

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT perform chemical reactions in order to test for hypothesized reaction products 

ACTIVITIES:  Lab investigation; Chemical Reaction Types 

ASSIGNMENTS: keep lab observations updated 

Thursday 5/11/2017
Investigation; Chemical reaction types

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT perform chemical reactions in order to test for hypothesized reaction products 

ACTIVITIES:  Lab investigation; Chemical Reaction Types, reactions 1, 6, 7  

ASSIGNMENTS: keep lab observations updated 

Friday 5/12/2017
Investigation; Chemical reaction types

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT perform chemical reactions in order to test for hypothesized reaction products 

ACTIVITIES:  Lab investigation; Chemical Reaction Types, reactions 1, 8, 9 

ASSIGNMENTS: keep lab observations updated 

Monday 5/15/2017
Mass/mole relationships in chemical reactions

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT convert molar and mass quantities of chemical reactants and products

ACTIVITIES:  Notes; mole conversions and stoichiometry 

ASSIGNMENTS: Various tasks for PA#15 will be due daily this week based on progress in class each day

Tuesday 5/16/2017
Stoichiometry and reaction yield

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT convert molar and mass quantities of chemical reactants and products and calculate percent reaction yield

ACTIVITIES:  Notes; mole conversions and stoichiometry, % yield

ASSIGNMENTS: Various tasks for PA#15 will be due daily this week based on progress in class each day

Wednesday 5/17/2017
Stoichiometry and reaction yield

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT perform stoichiometric calculations involving mass and concentration 

ACTIVITIES:  Setup PA#15 addition 1-5

ASSIGNMENTS: work on completing PA#15 with today's problem additions 

Thursday 5/18/2017
Course post-assessment

OBJECTIVES:  SWBAT complete course post-assessment

ACTIVITIES:  post-assessment

ASSIGNMENTS: Chemical reaction types lab report due TODAY, work on completing PA#15 problem additions...due tomorrow, Friday 5/19

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 and handouts for written final exam on Wednesday 

Tuesday 5/23/2017
No class
Wednesday 5/24/2017
Final Exam

FINAL EXAM TODAY!