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OBJECTIVES: SWBAT complete a comprehensive semester one topic assessment

ACTIVITIES: semester 1 final exam

ASSIGNMENTS: **FLINNPREP UNIT 13; KINETICS-ASSESSMENT IS DUE BY TUESDAY, JANUARY 3!**

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT determine reaction rates, orders, and rate laws

ACTIVITIES: review, formal Kinetics introduction and animation of key concepts

ASSIGNMENTS: **FLINNPREP UNIT 13; KINETICS-ASSESSMENT IS DUE BY THE END OF THE DAY TODAY!**

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT determine reaction rates, orders, rate laws, and values and unit of the rate constant "k"

ACTIVITIES: review, formal Kinetics introduction and animation of key concepts; problems and PA#12

ASSIGNMENTS: **PA#12; Kinetics problems from Data sets 1-8, due Monday, 1/9**

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT solve for all aspects of a differential rate law problem

ACTIVITIES: review, formal Kinetics introduction and animation of key concepts; problems and PA#12

ASSIGNMENTS: **PA#12; Kinetics problems from Data sets 1-8, due Monday, 1/9**

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT solve differential rate law problems including relative reaction rates

ACTIVITIES: review, PA#12 answer check, practice quiz

ASSIGNMENTS: **PA#12; Kinetics problems from Data sets 1-8, due Monday, 1/9**

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT solve integrated rate law problems; graphical analysis of data

ACTIVITIES: review, integrated rate law problems worksheet (PA#13)

ASSIGNMENTS: **PA#12; Kinetics problems from Data sets 1-8, due Today **

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT use graphical methods to determine rate laws, value of k, and concentrations at given times

ACTIVITIES: Integrated rate law worksheet, PA#13

ASSIGNMENTS: **PA#12; Kinetics problems from Data sets 1-8, due Today **

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT use graphical methods to determine rate laws, value of k, and concentrations at given times

ACTIVITIES: Integrated rate law worksheet, PA#13

ASSIGNMENTS: **PA#13 due Monday **

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT half life for first and second order processes and effect of time on concentration

ACTIVITIES: Integrated rate law worksheet; half life addition to PA#13

ASSIGNMENTS: **PA#13 due Monday **

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT evaluate reaction mechanisms against established criteria

ACTIVITIES: Review quiz 1, Kinetics summary/review handout, reaction mechanisms

ASSIGNMENTS: **PA#13 due Monday (Kinetics quiz 2 on Monday), PA#14 assignment; from Kinetics summary handout, tasks **__4Ai, 4Ci, 4Ciii, 4Civ, 4Di__

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT evaluate reaction mechanisms and the role of intermediates and catalysts

ACTIVITIES: Review quiz 2, work on PA#13/14

ASSIGNMENTS: **PA#13 due today, PA#14 assignment; from Kinetics summary handout, tasks **__4Ai, 4Ci, 4Ciii, 4Civ, 4Di due Thursday__

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT evaluate reaction mechanisms and the role of intermediates and catalysts

ACTIVITIES: Kinetics quiz 2 scores, analysis for retake quiz tomorrow.

ASSIGNMENTS: **PA#14 assignment; from Kinetics summary handout, tasks **__4Ai, 4Ci, 4Ciii, 4Civ, 4Di due Thursday__

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT interpret reaction progress/energy diagrams

ACTIVITIES: Kinetics quiz 2 retake, final Kinetics notes. Pre-lab: Rate law determination of Crystal Violet

ASSIGNMENTS: **PA#14 assignment; from Kinetics summary handout, tasks **__4Ai, 4Ci, 4Ciii, 4Civ, 4Di due no later than tomorrow __

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT complete a pre-lab analysis for a kinetic study of the crystal violet-hydroxide reaction

ACTIVITIES: Review quiz #2, Pre-lab: Rate law determination of Crystal Violet

ASSIGNMENTS: **PA#14 assignment; from Kinetics summary handout, tasks **__4Ai, 4Ci, 4Ciii, 4Civ, 4Di due today __

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT complete a pre-lab analysis for a kinetic study of the crystal violet-hydroxide reaction

ACTIVITIES: Pre-lab: Rate law determination of Crystal Violet

ASSIGNMENTS: **PA#14 assignment; from Kinetics summary handout, tasks **__4Ai, 4Ci, 4Ciii, 4Civ, 4Di last FRIDAY __

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT complete a trial run to determine a reaction order

ACTIVITIES: Trial-1, Rate law determination of Crystal Violet

ASSIGNMENTS: **complete pre-lab report **

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT complete kinetics lab trials

ACTIVITIES: Trial-1, Rate law determination of Crystal Violet

ASSIGNMENTS: **complete pre-lab report **

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT complete kinetics lab trial and determine reaction order

ACTIVITIES: Trial-1/2, Rate law determination of Crystal Violet

ASSIGNMENTS: **complete pre-lab report **

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT complete kinetics lab trial and determine reaction order

ACTIVITIES: Review quiz #3, graphical analysis for room temp. kinetics of CV trials

ASSIGNMENTS: **PA#15 Kinetics summary assignment, due Tuesday **

Mr. Westcott absent today, student assignments:

- Work on Kinetics lab report or Problem assignment #15, due Friday

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT complete kinetics lab trials at alternate temperature and calculate "k"

ACTIVITIES: CV lab trials at warm temperature, graphical analysis of data

ASSIGNMENTS: **PA#15 Kinetics summary assignment, due Friday **

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT complete a graphical analysis from multi-temperature kinetics lab data

ACTIVITIES: graphical analysis of data 2-point temperature data

ASSIGNMENTS: **PA#15 Kinetics summary assignment, due Friday **

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT determine the Activation energy of the lab reaction two ways; graphical analysis and 2-point Arrhenius equation

ACTIVITIES: CV-OH reaction activation energy determinations

ASSIGNMENTS: **PA#15 Kinetics summary assignment, due Friday **

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT determine a pseudo-rate law

ACTIVITIES: Review quiz 4, CV-OH reaction; alternate concentration of OH^{-}

ASSIGNMENTS: **PA#15 Kinetics summary assignment, due Today**

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT determine a pseudo-rate law and analyze sources of experimental error

ACTIVITIES: CV-OH reaction; alternate concentration of OH^{-}

ASSIGNMENTS: **PA#15 Kinetics summary assignment, due if not turned in on Friday **

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT respond to representative Kinetics MCQ's as unit review

ACTIVITIES: Sample/practice Kinetics multiple choice questions

ASSIGNMENTS: **PA#15 Kinetics summary assignment, due if not turned in on Friday **

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT respond to representative Kinetics FRQ's as unit review

ACTIVITIES: Sample/practice Kinetics free response problems

ASSIGNMENTS: **PA#16 Assignment; FRQ's **

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT respond to timed Kinetics FRQ's as unit review

ACTIVITIES: Sample/practice Kinetics free response problems

ASSIGNMENTS: **PA#16 Assignment; FRQ's **

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT complete Big Idea 4 assessment

ACTIVITIES: Kinetics unit exam,

ASSIGNMENTS: **PA#16 and lab reports due **

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT complete calculations involving heat capacity and state changes

ACTIVITIES: Thermodynamics introduction, notes and start PA#17 with task 5bi

ASSIGNMENTS: **PA#16 and lab reports due if not turned in Friday**

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT introductory thermodynamics concepts and calculations

ACTIVITIES: Thermodynamics introduction; FlinnPrep Unit 11

ASSIGNMENTS: **PA#16 and lab reports due if not turned in Friday**

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT complete the introduction to thermchemical principles and calculations

ACTIVITIES: Thermodynamics introduction; FlinnPrep Unit 11

ASSIGNMENTS: **PA#16 and lab reports due if not turned in Friday**

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT calculate reaction enthalpies from bond energy data

ACTIVITIES: Thermodynamics; reaction enthalpy and bond energies, enthalpies of combustion

ASSIGNMENTS: **PA#17 continues............**

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT calculate reaction enthalpies using Hess's law cycles and algebraic manipulation

ACTIVITIES: Thermodynamics; Hess's law

ASSIGNMENTS: **PA#17 continues with Unit 5 tasks **

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT calculate reaction enthalpies using Hess's law cycles and algebraic manipulation

ACTIVITIES: Thermodynamics; Hess's law and PA#17

ASSIGNMENTS: **PA#17 continues with Unit 5 tasks **

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT describe a Born-Haber cycle

ACTIVITIES: Thermodynamics; Born-Haber cycles, PA#17 addition from Topic 5D

ASSIGNMENTS: **PA#17 continues with Unit 5 tasks **

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT predict the entropy change in a process and the nature of its spontaneity

ACTIVITIES: Thermodynamics; Entropy and Gibbs Free Energy, complete PA#17

ASSIGNMENTS: **PA#17 due today **

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT solve for reaction enthalpy by applying 1 of 3 methods

ACTIVITIES: Thermodynamics;Hess's law review worksheet (Mr. Westcott absent today)

ASSIGNMENTS: **PA#18 from Hess's law review worksheet **

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT solve for reaction enthalpy by applying 1 of 3 methods

ACTIVITIES: Thermodynamics; Q&A from Hess's law review worksheet

ASSIGNMENTS: **PA#18 from Hess's law review worksheet **

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

ACTIVITIES: Sci-Tech STEAM festival

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#18

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT solve multi-faceted thermydynamics problems, including calorimetry, enthalpy, entropy, and free energy relationships

ACTIVITIES: Begin unit review problem-solving module

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#18 additions from Thermodynamics FRQ's

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT solve multi-faceted thermydynamics problems, including calorimetry, enthalpy, entropy, and free energy relationships

ACTIVITIES: Begin unit review problem-solving module with team work on FRQ addition to PA#18, do MCQ's for Monday (see attached file under Links and Documents for this handout)

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#18 additions from Thermodynamics FRQ's

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT solve multi-faceted thermydynamics problems, including calorimetry, enthalpy, entropy, and free energy relationships

ACTIVITIES: Continue unit review problem-solving module with team work on FRQ addition to PA#18, do MCQ's for Tuesday if not done (see attached file under Links and Documents for this handout)

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#18 additions from Thermodynamics FRQ's and MCQ's

ACTIVITIES: Continue unit review problem-solving module with team work on FRQ addition to PA#18, submit MCQ answers

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#18 additions from Thermodynamics FRQ's and MCQ's

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT complete thermodynamics MCQ analysis

ACTIVITIES: Continue unit review problem-solving module with MCQ's

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#18 additions from Thermodynamics FRQ's and MCQ's

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT apply knowledge of thermodynamics concepts and solve recent AP exam FRQ's

ACTIVITIES: Continue unit review problem-solving module with recent exam FRQ's

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#18 additions from Thermodynamics FRQ's and MCQ's. Thermodynamics exam TOMORROW

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT complete thermodynamics assessment 1

ACTIVITIES: thermodynamics assessment 1

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#18 due today

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT complete corrections to thermodynamics assessment

ACTIVITIES: thermodynamics assessment 1 scores....retake option tomorrow

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#18 due if not turned in on 3/10/17

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT complete thermodynamics assessment 2

ACTIVITIES: thermodynamics assessment 2, electrochemistry notes and PA#19 preview

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#19 preview from redox/electrochemistry notes - task 3Bi

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT ID and balance redox reaction processes

ACTIVITIES: Electrochemistry notes and PA#19 from Task 3Bi and 3Bii

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#19 preview from redox/electrochemistry notes - task 3Bi and 3Bii

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT predict redox processes from an activity series

ACTIVITIES: Electrochemistry notes and PA#19 from Task 3Bi and 3Bii (with addition)

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#19 preview from redox/electrochemistry notes - task 3Bi and 3Bii (with addition)

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT quantify REDOX processes in the context of titration reactions

ACTIVITIES: PA#19 added task 3Biii and 3Biv

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#19 continuation

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT for galvanic cells; write full cell notation and calculate cell voltage potential

ACTIVITIES: PA#19 added task 3Biii and 3Biv answer check, Electrochemistry review/Galvanic cells

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#19 continuation

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT predict and calculate non-standard galvanic cell voltage

ACTIVITIES: PA#19 answer check, Pre-lab; Electrochemical cells

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#19 continuation........

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT predict and calculate non-standard galvanic voltages, calculate redox reactant and product ion concentrations

ACTIVITIES: PA#19; Task 3Civ

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#19 completion, due tomorrow

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT construct galvanic cells and measure voltage; construct table of reduction potentials

ACTIVITIES: Electrochemistry cells lab investigation

ASSIGNMENTS: FlinnPrep Unit 12; Equilibrium

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT predict galvanic cell voltages from experimental data

ACTIVITIES: Electrochemistry cells lab investigation

ASSIGNMENTS: FlinnPrep Unit 12; Equilibrium

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT predict galvanic cell voltages from experimental data and test non-standard cell

ACTIVITIES: Electrochemistry cells lab investigation

ASSIGNMENTS: FlinnPrep Unit 12; Equilibrium

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT obtain data necessary to determine equilibrium constants; Ksp and Kf

ACTIVITIES: Electrochemistry cells lab investigation

ASSIGNMENTS: FlinnPrep Unit 12; Equilibrium

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT describe experimental conclusions and theoretical bases

ACTIVITIES: Electrochemistry cells lab investigation-report wrap-up

ASSIGNMENTS: FlinnPrep Unit 12; Equilibrium due by Friday

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT perform calculations related to electrolytic cells

ACTIVITIES: Electrolytic cell function and calculations, start PA#20

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#20 problems

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT perform type I and II equilibrium problems

ACTIVITIES: Big Idea 6 notes and problems, additions to PA#20

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#20 problems and worksheet

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT complete type I and II equilibrium problems dealing with Kc and Kp

ACTIVITIES: Big Idea 6 notes and problems, additions to PA#20

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#20 problems and worksheet

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT complete representative Kc and Kp problems

ACTIVITIES: Big Idea 6 notes and problems, additions to PA#20

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#20 due Thursday

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT solve weak acid/weak base equilbrium problems

ACTIVITIES: Big Idea 6 notes and problems, task additions as PA#21

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#20 due Monday

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT determine pH during acid-base titration intervals

ACTIVITIES: Big Idea 6 notes and problems, task additions as PA#21

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#20/21 due Wednesday

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT determine pH during weak and strong acid and weak and strong base titration intervals

ACTIVITIES: Big Idea 6 notes and problems, task additions as PA#21

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#20/21 due Wednesday

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT describe and quantify hydrolysis

ACTIVITIES: Big Idea 6 notes and problems, task additions as PA#21.

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#20/21 by this Friday

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT determine Ksp from molar solubility and vice versa

ACTIVITIES: Big Idea 6 notes and problems, task additions as PA#21, Practice AP problems

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#20/21 due by Friday

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT complete representative multiple choice practice

ACTIVITIES: AP exam practice; MCQ's

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#20/21 due next week

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT analyze AP exam problem types

ACTIVITIES: FlinnPrep AP exam webinar

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#20/21 due next week

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT successfully complete the AP chem exam!

ACTIVITIES: AP chem exam

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#20/21 due Wednesday

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT begin pre-lab sequence for laboratory final exam

ACTIVITIES: pre-lab; qualitative analysis of cations

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#20/21 due Wednesday

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT contine pre-lab sequence for laboratory final exam

ACTIVITIES: pre-lab; qualitative analysis of cations, lab final exam "report" formatting

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#20/21 due Wednesday

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT finalize pre-report for laboratory final exam

ACTIVITIES: pre-lab; qualitative analysis of cations, lab final exam "report" formatting

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#20/21 due Friday

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT carry qualitative analysis procedures in order to isolate the "silver" group of cations

ACTIVITIES: start lab final exam; qualitative analysis of cations

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#20/21 due Friday

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT carry out qualitative analysis procedures in order to isolate the "silver" group of cations

ACTIVITIES: lab final exam continues; qualitative analysis of cations

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#20/21 due Friday

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT carry out qualitative analysis procedures in order to isolate the "silver" group of cations

ACTIVITIES: lab final exam continues; qualitative analysis of cations....attempt to complete silver group separation

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#20/21 due Friday

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT carry out qualitative analysis procedures in order to isolate the "silver" group of cations and begin separation of Manganese and Zinc grouips

ACTIVITIES: lab final exam continues; qualitative analysis of cations....attempt to complete silver group separation

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#20/21 due Friday

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT carry out qualitative analysis procedures to begin separation of Manganese and Zinc groups of cations

ACTIVITIES: lab final exam continues; qualitative analysis of cations....begin separation of Manganese and Zinc groups

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#20/21 due Friday

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT carry out qualitative analysis procedures to begin separation of Manganese and Zinc groups of cations

ACTIVITIES: lab final exam continues; qualitative analysis of cations....continue separation of Manganese and Zinc groups

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#20/21 due if not turned in

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT carry out qualitative analysis procedures to begin separation of Manganese and Zinc/Aluminum groups of cations

ACTIVITIES: lab final exam continues; qualitative analysis of cations....continue separation of Manganese and Zinc groups

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#20/21 due if not turned in

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT carry out qualitative analysis procedures to begin separation of Manganese and Zinc/Aluminum groups of cations

ACTIVITIES: lab final exam continues; qualitative analysis of cations....continue separation of Manganese and Zinc and/or Aluminum groups

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#20/21 due if not turned in

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT carry out qualitative analysis procedures to begin separation Zinc/Aluminum ions

ACTIVITIES: lab final exam continues; qualitative analysis of cations....continue separation in order to confirm Zinc or aluminum

ASSIGNMENTS: PA#20/21 due if not turned in

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT carry out qualitative analysis procedures to begin separation Zinc/Aluminum ions

ACTIVITIES: lab final exam continues; qualitative analysis of cations....continue separation in order to confirm Zinc or aluminum. You should aim to finish in lab by Friday 5/19.

ASSIGNMENTS: lab discussion questions as conclusions....lab final report due MONDAY, 5/22

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT carry out qualitative analysis procedures to finalize the separation of Zinc/Aluminum ions

ACTIVITIES: lab final exam completion; qualitative analysis of cations....continue separation in order to confirm Zinc or aluminum. You should aim to finish in lab by today.

ASSIGNMENTS: lab discussion questions as conclusions....lab final report due **MONDAY, 5/22**

OBJECTIVES: SWBAT document fully the identification of unknown cations in sample

ACTIVITIES: lab final exam completion; qualitative analysis of cations

ASSIGNMENTS: lab discussion questions as conclusions....lab final report due **TODAY!**

FINAL EXAM TODAY! LAST DAY OF CLASS