DATE  AGENDA  HOMEWORK 
M 06/15/15 
Went over some of the final review packet.  Study for your final. 
F 06/12/15 
Completed the Ch. 19 Test.  Study for the final! 
R 06/11/15 
Went over the "191 Review and Reinforcement" worksheet. Completed and went over textbook questions.  Study for your Ch. 19 Test tomorrow! 
W 06/10/15 
Completed the ice cream experiment.  Complete the "191 Review and Reinforcement" worksheet. Reminders: final review packet is due tomorrow at the start of class and your Ch. 19 test is on Friday! 
T 06/09/15 
Went over the "Ch. 19 Objectives". Completed and went over the "19B Extra Practice Problems".  Complete the "191 Review and Reinforcement" worksheet. Reminders: ice cream supplies are due before 1st period tomorrow, final review packet is due on Thursday at the start of class, and your Ch. 19 test is on Friday! 
M 06/08/15 
Went over the "19A Extra Practice Problems" and section 19.3 of the "Ch. 19 Student Notes". Completed and went over the "19.3 Section Review".  Complete the "Ch. 19 Objectives". Reminders: ice cream supplies are due before 1st period on Wednesday, final review packet is due on Thursday at the start of class, and your Ch. 19 test is on Friday! 
F 06/05/15 
Went over the "191 Practice Problems". Completed and went over the "pH and pOH" worksheet.  Complete "19A Extra Practice Problems", read 19.3, and complete section 19.3 of the "Ch. 19 Student Notes". The final exam review packet is due on Thursday, June 11th. Gather materials for the ice cream experiment on Wednesday, June 10th. 
R 06/04/15 
Went over section 19.2 of the "Ch. 19 student notes" and the "19.2 Section Review".  Complete the "191 Practice Problems" worksheet. The final exam review packet is due on Thursday, June 11th. Gather materials for the ice cream experiment on Tuesday, June 9th. 
W 06/03/15 
Completed the Polymers experiments.  Finish the observations for both experiments. 
T 06/02/15 
Went over section 19.1 of the "Ch. 19 student notes", the "BronstedLowry Acids and Bases", and the "19.1 Section Review". Completed and went over the conjugate acid base pairs section of the "BronstedLowry Acids and Bases".  Complete section 19.2 of the "Ch. 19 student notes" and the "19.2 Section Review". 
M 06/01/15 
Completed the Ch. 1516 Test.  Complete the "19.1 Section Review". 
F 05/29/15 
Went over the rest of the "Aqueous Solutions" worksheet as well as the Ch. 15 Quiz.  Study for your Ch. 1516 Test on Monday and complete section 19.1 of the "Ch. 19 student notes" and the "BronstedLowry Acids and Bases". 
R 05/28/15 
Went over the "Ch. 1516 Practice Test" and more of the "Aqueous Solutions" worksheet.  Redo 712 on the "Aqueous Solutions" worksheet and study for your Ch. 1516 Test on Monday! 
W 05/27/15 
Watched the "Alchemy" video.  Complete the "Alchemy" video handout (definitions). If you were absent today, you must stay after on Monday, 6/1, to watch the video. Study for your Ch. 1516 Test on Friday. 
T 05/26/15 
Worked on the "Ch. 1516 Practice Test".  Complete the "Ch. 1516 Practice Test". Study for your Ch. 1516 Test on Friday! 
F 05/22/15 
Went over some of the "Aqueous Solutions" worksheet.  Fix the "Aqueous Solutions" worksheet and study for your Ch. 1516 Test next Friday. 
R 05/21/15 
Discussed colligative properties, molality, and mole fractions. Went over section 16.4 of the "Ch. 16 Guided Reading" and the "16.4 Section Review".  Complete the "Aqueous Solutions" worksheet and study for your Ch. 1516 Test next Friday. 
W 05/20/15 
Completed the "Properties of Acids and Bases" experiment.  Complete the experiment handout. 
T 05/19/15 
Went over the "152 Practice Problems", section 16.3 of the "Ch. 16 Guided Reading", and the "16.3 Section Review".  Complete section 16.4 of the "Ch. 16 Guided Reading", the "16.4 Section Review". 
M 05/18/15 
Went over the "Solutions Exercises".  Complete section 16.3 of the "Ch. 16 Guided Reading", the "16.3 Section Review", and 912 of the "152 Practice Problems". 
F 05/15/15 
Completed the Ch. 15 Quiz and went over a few sample problems from the "Solutions Exercises" worksheet.  Fix the "Solutions Exercises" worksheet and complete 18 of the "152 Practice Problems" worksheet. 
R 05/14/15 
Went over the "16.1 Section Review", section 16.2 of the "Ch. 16 Guided Reading", and the "16.2 Section Review". Discussed making dilutions, percent by volume, and percent by mass.  Complete the "Solutions Exercises" worksheet. Study for your Ch. 15 Quiz on Friday! 
W 05/13/15 
Completed the "Electrolytes MiniExperiment", "Quick Lab: Surfactants", and "Solutions, Suspensions, and Colloids".  Complete all 3 experiment handouts. Study for Ch. 15 Quiz on Friday! 
T 05/12/15 
Went over the "Ch. 15 Vocab Review" and section 16.1 of the "Ch. 16 Guided Reading". Discussed solution formation, factors affecting solubility, and concentration.  Complete the "16.1 Section Review", section 16.2 of the "Ch. 16 Guided Reading", and the "16.2 Section Review". Study for Ch. 15 Quiz on Friday! 
M 05/11/15 
Went over sections 15.2 and 15.3 of the "Ch. 15 Guided Reading", "15.2 Section Review", and "15.3 Section Review". Discussed suspensions and colloids (including the Brownian Motion, Tyndall Effect, coagulation, and emulsions).  Complete the "Ch. 15 Vocab Review". Read section 16.1 and complete section 16.1 of the "Ch. 16 Guided Reading". Study for Ch. 15 Quiz on Friday! 
F 05/08/15 
Discussed solvents, solutes, solvation, electrolytes, nonelectrolytes, strong/weak electrolytes, and hydrates.  Define: Efflorescent Hydrate, Hygroscopic Hydrate, and Deliquescent Compound. Read 15.3. Complete section 15.3 of the "Ch. 15 Guided Reading" and the "15.3 Section Review". 
R 05/07/15 
Completed the "Relating Moles to Coefficients" Experiment. Went over questions about hydrogen bonding. Discussed other properties of water caused by hyrogen bonding including the fact that ice is less dense than water. Went over section 15.1 of the "Ch. 15 Guided Reading" and the "15.1 Section Review".  Complete the experiment handout as well as the "15.2 Section Review". 
W 05/06/15 
Completed most of the "Relating Moles to Coefficients" Experiment and then discussed water, hydrogen bonding, surface tension, surfactants, and vapor pressure.  Complete as much of the experiment as you can without the mass of copper produced. 
T 05/05/15 
Completed the Ch. 14 Test. Worked on the homework.  Read section 15.2 and complete section 15.2 of the "Ch. 15 Guided Reading". 
M 05/04/15 
Completed and went over the Lewis dot structure for water. Worked on the homework.  Study for the Ch. 14 Test tomorrow. Look over chapters 8 and 13. Read section 15.1. Complete section 15.1 of the "Ch. 15 Guided Reading" as well as the "15.1 Section Review". 
F 05/01/15 
Went over the "Gas Laws Review" and "Ch. 14 Practice Test". Reviewed for the Ch. 14 Test.  Study for your Ch. 14 Test on Tuesday. 
R 04/30/15 
No class due to PARCC testing.  Complete the "Gas Laws Review" and "Ch. 14 Practice Test" worksheets. 
W 04/29/15 
Went over the rest of the "Ideal Gas Law", "Dalton's Law", and the "14.4 Section Review" worksheets. Discussed Graham's Law.  Complete the "Gas Laws Review" and "Ch. 14 Practice Test" worksheets (due Friday). 
T 04/28/15 
Went over the rest of the "Combined Gas Law" and the first half of the "Ideal Gas Law worksheets as well as the "14.2 Section Review" and "14.3 Section Review". Discussed the difference between real and ideal gases and Dalton's Law of Partial Pressures.  Complete the "Ideal Gas Law" and "Dalton's Law" worksheets. 
M 04/27/15 
No class due to PARCC testing.  Complete the "14.3 Section Review". 
F 04/24/15 
Went over the rest of the "Charles's Law" and half of the "Combined Gas Law" worksheet. Discussed the Ideal Gas Law and the ideal gas constant.  Complete the "14.2 Section Review" and questions 110 of the "Ideal Gas Law" worksheet. 
R 04/23/15 
Went over the Boyle's and Charles's Laws worksheets. Discussed GayLussac's Law and the Combined Gas Law.  Finish the Charles's Law worksheet and complete the Combined Gas Law Worksheet. 
W 04/22/15 
Completed the "Hydrogen and Oxygen" Experiment.  Finish the experiment handout. 
T 04/21/15 
Went over the "14.1 Section Review" and discussed Boyle's and Charles's Laws.  Complete the rest of "Boyle's Law" and the front side (# 16) of the "Charles's Law" worksheets. 
M 04/20/15 
Completed the Ch. 25 Test.  Complete 15 of the "Boyle's Law" worksheet. Be sure to show your rearranged equation! 
F 04/17/15 
Completed the Ch. 13 Test.  Study for your Ch. 25 Test on Monday (in your spring break work, add the definition for Geiger Counter, Scintillation Counter, and Film Badge). Read section 14.1 and complete the "14.1 Section Review". 
R 04/16/15 
Completed and went over textbook questions. Went over the "Ch. 13 Practice Problems". Reviewed stoichiometry.  Study for your Ch. 13 Test tomorrow and your Ch. 25 Test on Monday! 
W 04/15/15 
Completed the "Synthesis and Analysis of Gases" experiment.  Complete the experiment handout. Study for your Ch. 13 Test on Friday and your Ch. 25 Test on Monday! 
T 04/14/15 
Went over the 13.4 questions and section review. Completed and went over the "Ch. 13 Additional Problems".  Complete the "Ch. 13 Practice Problems". Study for your Ch. 13 Test on Friday and your Ch. 25 Test on Monday! 
M 04/13/15 
Went over the 13.3 notes, questions, and section review as well as the 13.4 notes.  Complete textbook questions 2125 on p. 404 and 4849 on p. 407 as well as the "13.4 Section Review". 
04/03/15 to
04/12/15

Spring Break  
R 04/02/15 
Completed the Structural Aspects of Matter PostAssessment. Went over the rest of the 13.2 work and worked on 13.3.  Section 13.3 of the "Ch. 13 Notes", "13.3 Section Review", and textbook problems (p. 399 #1620 and p. 407 #4547) are due on Monday, 4/13. Ch. 25 Spring Break work will be collected on Monday, 4/13. 
W 04/01/15 
Watched the "A State of Matter" video. Went over the rest of the 13.1 work and section 13.2 of the "Ch. 13 Notes".  Study for your structural aspects of matter postassessment tomorrow. Section 13.3 of the "Ch. 13 Notes" and "13.3 Section Review" are due on Monday, 4/13. Ch. 25 Spring Break work will be collected Monday, 4/13. 
T 03/31/15 
Worked on section 13.2 of the "Ch. 13 Notes", "13.2 Section Review", and textbook questions (p. 394 Interpreting Graphs, p. 395 #914, and p. 407 #3944).  Finish section 13.2 of the "Ch. 13 Notes", "13.2 Section Review", and textbook questions (p. 394 Interpreting Graphs, p. 395 #914, and p. 407 #3944). 
M 03/30/15 
Went over the 13.1 Notes and all of the 13.1 textbook problems.  Complete section 13.2 of the "Ch. 13 Notes". 
F 03/27/15 
Completed the dimensional analysis postassessment.  Complete the "13.1 Section Review" and the following textbook questions: p. 387 (12); p. 388 (interpreting graphs); p. 389 (67); and p. 407 (27, 29, 3031, 3335). 
R 03/26/15 
Completed the Ch. 12 Test.  Read section 13.1 in the text and complete that section in the "Ch. 13 Notes". 
W 03/25/15 
Completed the "Stoichiometry of a Chemical Reaction" experiment. Went over the rest of the worksheets.  Study for your Ch. 12 test tomorrow! Complete the experiment handout. 
T 03/24/15 
Went over the rest of the "113 Practice Problems" and "Stoichiometry" worksheets.  Study for your Ch. 12 test on Thursday and your dimensional analysis postassessment on Friday. 
M 03/23/15 
Went over about 2/3 of the "113 Practice Problems".  Fix the "113 Practice Problems" worksheet and complete the "Ch. 12 Practice Test". 
F 03/20/15 
Went over the "Stoichiometry Level 2" worksheet.  Complete the "Stoichiometry Level 3" and "113 Practice Problems" worksheets. 
R 03/19/15 
Went over questions 610 of the "Stoichiometry Level 3".  Complete 114 of the "113 Practice Problems". 
W 03/18/15 
Discussed limiting reagents and percent yield.  Complete 610 of the "Stoichiometry Level 3". 
T 03/17/15 
Went over all of the homework.  Complete the "Stoichiometry" worksheet and the "Stoichiometry Level 2" worksheet. 
M 03/16/15 
Went over all of the homework and discussed other stoichiometric calculations.  Complete the VolumeVolume and Mixed Problems sections of the "Stoichiometry Packet". 
F 03/13/15 
Finished going over example stoichiometry problems. Worked on the MoleMole Problems and MassMass Problems sections of the "Stoichiometry Packet" and the "MoleMole & MassMass" worksheet.  Complete anything you didn't finish in class. 
R 03/12/15 
Discussed interpreting balanced equations and calculating using stoichiometry.  None. 
W 03/11/15 
Completed the Ch. 11 Test (students who missed the test should plan to stay after school tomorrow or speak with me tomorrow before the end of the day to reschedule).  None. 
T 03/10/15 
Went over the "Review for Ch. 11 Test", "Ionic Equations", and "Ch. 11 Vocab Review".  Study for your Ch. 11 Test tomorrow (sophomores  you can make up your test either Thursday after school or make other arrangements with me individually before the end of the day on Thursday)! 
M 03/09/15 
No class due to PARCC testing. 
Complete the "Review for Ch. 11 Test" (on the website, it's "Ch. 11 Review" and questions 1835 of the "Ch. 11 Practice Test"). Study for your test on Wednesday (sophomores  you can make up your test either tomorrow or Thursday after school or make other arrangements with me individually)! 
F 03/06/15 
No School  Snow Day 

R 03/05/15 
No School  Snow Day  
W 03/04/15 
Worked on the "Review for Ch. 11 Test".  Study for your test on Friday! 
T 03/03/15 
Worked on preparing for the dimensional analysis postassessment.  Complete the "Review for Ch. 11 Test" (on the website, it's "Ch. 11 Review" and questions 1835 of the "Ch. 11 Practice Test"). Study for your test on Friday! 
M 03/02/15 
Class cancelled due to PARCC testing.  Thursday, we will be going over the "Ionic Equations" and the "Review for Ch. 11 Test" (on the website, it's "Ch. 11 Review" and questions 1835 of the "Ch. 11 Practice Test"). Friday will be the Ch. 11 Test. 
F 02/27/15 
Went over the ionic equations.  Complete the back side of the "Ionic Equations" worksheet. 
R 02/26/15 
Went over the rest of the "Practice Reaction Predictions" and discussed net ionic equations.  Complete questions 1 & 2 on the front side (level 1) of the "Ionic Equations" worksheet. 
W 02/25/15 
Completed the "Types of Reactions" Experiment.  Complete the experiment handout. 
T 02/24/15 
Went over the worksheets and discussed predicting products for combustion reactions.  Complete the synthesis, decompostion, and combustion sections of the "Practice Reaction Predictions" worksheet. 
M 02/23/15 
Completed the balancing and word equations quiz and discussed predicting products for single and doublereplacement reactions.  Complete the single and doublereplacement sections of the "Practice Reaction Predictions" worksheet. 
F 02/20/15 
Discussed the PARCC infrastructure trial.  Complete the "Reaction Predictions for Combination and Decomposition Reactions" worksheet. 
R 02/19/15 
Finished going over the balancing and word equations worksheets. Discussed how to predict products for combination and decomposition reactions.  Complete the "Reaction Predictions for Combination and Decomposition Reactions" worksheet. 
W 02/18/15 
Went over some of the homework. Discussed the 5 types of reactions.  Fix your word equations and complete the "Classification and Rules for Chemical Reactions" worksheet. 
R 02/12/15 
Went over the "11.1 Section Review" and discussed balancing chemical equations.  Complete the "Balancing and Word Equations" worksheets. 
W 02/11/15 
Completed the Ch. 10 Test. Completed the "Zinc Made More Cents" experiment.  Complete the experiment handout. Read section 11.1 and complete the "11.1 Section Review". 
T 02/10/15 
Went over the practice test and molecular formulas worksheets.  Bring in 2 shiny pennies for lab and study for your test tomorrow! 
M 02/09/15 
Went over the "103 Practice Problems".  Bring in 2 shiny pennies (dated after 1982) for lab on Wed. Complete the "Ch. 10 Practice Test". Study for your Ch. 10 Test on Wednesday. 
F 02/06/15 
Discussed calculating molecular formulas and went over the rest of the "Ch. 6 Reteaching" worksheet.  Complete the following: the Determining Molecular Formulas of the "Mole Packet"; the Molecular (True) Formula side of the "Percent Composition and Molecular Formula" worksheet; and the rest of the "103 Practice Problems" worksheet. 
R 02/05/15 
Went over the Percentage Composition and Determining Empirical Formulas sections of the "Mole Packet"; 1114 of the "Percentage Composition" worksheet; and question 1 ae of the "Ch. 6 Reteaching" worksheet.  Fix all of your worksheets! 
W 02/04/15 
Completed the "Composition of Hydrates" experiment. Finished discussing calculating empirical formulas.  Complete the following: the Percentage Composition and Determining Empirical Formulas sections of the "Mole Packet"; question 3 ae of the "Ch. 6 Reteaching" worksheet; and questions 119 of the "103 Practice Problems" worksheet. 
T 02/03/15 
Discussed empirical formulas.  Complete question 3 on the "Ch. 6 Reteaching" worksheet (found in Ch. 10). 
M 02/02/15 
Completed the midterm  
F 01/30/15 
No class  midterms 

R 01/29/15 
No class  midterms 

W 01/28/15 
Discussed using percent composition in calculations.  Complete questions 1 and 2 of the "Ch. 6 Reteaching" worksheet (found in Ch. 10 worksheets). Study for your midterm on Monday! 
T 01/27/15 
No school due to snow!  
M 01/26/15 
Finished reviewing for the midterm.  Study for your midterm on Thursday! 
F 01/23/15 
Reviewed for the midterm exam.  Study for your midterm on Thursday! Extra credit mole is due Jan. 26. If you were absent and would like your review packet, please have someone pick it up before the end of today (or email me and I'll leave it in guidance). 
R 01/22/15 
Went over the homework and discussed percent composition for unknown compounds.  Complete questions 1114 on the Percentage Composition side of the "Percent Composition and Molecular Formula" worksheet. Study for your midterm! Extra credit mole is due Jan. 26. 
W 01/21/15 
Completed the lab practical and discussed percent composition.  Complete questions 15 of the Percentage Composition section of the "Mole Packet" and questions 110 on the Percentage Composition side of the "Percent Composition and Molecular Formula" worksheet. Midterm review packet is due tomorrow! Extra credit mole is due Jan. 26. 
T 01/20/15 
Went over the homework and completed the mole quiz.  Study for your lab practical tomorrow. Midterm Review is due on Thursday! Extra credit mole is due Jan. 26. 
F 01/16/15 
Went over all of the homework.  Complete the "102 Practice Problems" worksheet. Study for your mole quiz on Tuesday. Study for your lab practical on Wednesday. Midterm Review is due on Thursday! Extra credit mole is due Jan. 26. 
R 01/15/15 
Went over the homework and discussed molar volume, gas density, and mixed mole problems.  Fix the Mole and Mass section and complete the Mole and Volume and Mixed Mole sections of the "Mole Packet". Midterm Revew is due on Thu, Jan 22nd. Study for your lab practical on Wednesday and a mole quiz on Tuesday! 
W 01/14/15 
Finished the "Identification of Anions and Cations" experiment.  If you didn't complete the experiment handout, finish it. Midterm Revew is due on Thu, Jan 22nd. 
T 01/13/15 
Completed the "Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race" worksheet. Went over the worksheet and the homework. Discussed molar masses and converting between mass and mole.  Complete the Gram Formula Mass and Moles and Mass sections of the "Mole Packet". 
M 01/12/15 
Completed the Ch. 9 Test and discussed the mole and Avogadro's number.  Complete The Mole and Avogadro's Number section of the "Mole Packet". 
F 01/09/15 
Went over all of the worksheets, looked at the ionic quizes, and reviewed for the test on Monday.  Study for your Ch. 9 Test on Monday! 
R 01/08/15 
Went over the homework and discussed naming and writing formulas for acids & bases.  Complete the "9.3 Section Review", "9.4 Section Review", p. 29 of the "pages 28 & 29" worksheet, and finish/fix the winter break work (level 1 p. 43  4, 9, 18, 19; level 1 p. 49  6, 8, 9, 14, 16; level 2 p. 50  2, 4, 5, 9, 11, 12, 16; level 3 p. 51  2, 8; level 2 p. 44  6, 14; level 3 p. 45  4, 6, 9, 16, 20). Study for Ch. 9 test on Monday. 
W 01/07/15 
Completed the knowns section of the "Identification of Anions and Cations" experiment.  Practice naming and formula writing and study for your test on Monday! 
T 01/06/15 
Completed an ionic compounds quiz. Went over the homework. Discussed naming and formula writing for molecular compounds.  Complete the "Skillsheet" and p. 28 of the "pages 28 & 29" worksheet. 
M 01/05/15 
Worked on the "9.1 Section Review" and "9.2 Section Review". Went over most of the homework.  Complete the "9.1 Section Review", "9.2 Section Review", and the first page of the "Skillsheet". 
R 12/18/14 
Went over the homework and started working on the break work.  Complete the "Naming & Formula Writing Level 1" and "Naming & Formula Writing Levels 2 & 3" handouts. On p. 43 of these worksheets, skip 19. On p. 49, skip 8 & 14. On p. 50, skip 4, 9, 11, & 16. On p. 51, skip 2. On p. 44, skip 6 & 14. #18 = chromium(III) phosphide. On p. 45, skip 4, 6, 9, 14, & 16. 
W 12/17/14 
Went over the homework, completed the "Naming and Formula Writing Experiment", and worked on the "Pages 26, 27, & 30" worksheets.  Complete the "Pages 26, 27, & 30" worksheets and finish the experiment handout. 
T 12/16/14 
Went over the homework and discussed how to name and write formulas for ionic compounds.  Complete the back side of the "Concepts" worksheet. 
M 12/15/14 
Completed the Ch. 7 & 8 Test.  Complete quiz 1 & quiz 2 on the front of the "Concepts" worksheet. 
F 12/12/14 
Went over all of the rest of the worksheets in review for Monday's test.  Study for your Ch. 7 & 8 Test on Monday! 
R 12/11/14 
Worked on the "Ionic and Covalent Bonding" worksheet and went over the rest of the "Covalent Compounds" worksheet.  Check your work on all of the worksheets. Study for your test on Ch. 7 & 8 tomorrow! 
W 12/10/14 
Completed the experiment "Electron Configurations of Atoms and Ions".  Complete the experiment handout. Study for your test on Friday. 
T 12/09/14 
Went over 511 on the "Covalent Compounds" worksheet, section 8.2 of the "Ch. 8 Guided Reading", and most of the "8.2 Section Review".  Fix the rest of your "Covalent Compounds" worksheet. Complete section 8.4 of the "Ch. 8 Guided Reading" and the "8.4 Section Review". Study for your test on Friday. 
M 12/08/14 
Discussed molecular polarity and intermolecular attractions.  Redraw the 24 covalent compounds and label the molecular polarity and list all intermolecular attractions present in each compound. Study for your test on Friday. 
F 12/05/14 
Went over half of the homework and discussed bond polarity.  Redraw the 24 covalent compounds. Label the bond polarities and slight charges. 
R 12/04/14 
Went over the rest of the covalent compounds worksheet and discussed bond overlaps and central atom hybridization.  Redraw your 24 covalent compounds substituting dashes for bond pairs of electrons. Label the bonds as sigma or pi and determine the central atom hybridization. 
W 12/03/14 
Completed the Holiday Chromatography and the Snowflakes experiments.  Fix your covalent compounds worksheet and be sure to label both the electron pair geometry and molecular geometry for all 24 compounds. 
T 12/02/14 
Discussed the remaining electron pair and molecular geometries and went over half of the covalent compounds worksheet.  Fix your "Covalent Compounds" worksheet and label electron pair and molecular geometries. 
M 12/01/14 
Discussed electron pair and molecular geometries.  Fix your "Covalent Compounds" worksheet and label electron pair and molecular geometries. 
W 11/26/14 
Practiced writing Lewis structures for molecular compounds.  Section 8.2 of the "Ch. 8 Guided Reading", "8.2 Section Review", and "Covalent Compounds" worksheets are due on Monday! 
T 11/25/14 
Discussed the systematic method to drawing Lewis structures for molecular compounds.  Section 8.2 of the "Ch. 8 Guided Reading", "8.2 Section Review", and "Covalent Compounds" worksheets are due on Monday! 
M 11/24/14 
Watched youtube video on Molecular Bonding and Molecular Properties. Discussed alloys. Went over section 7.3 of the "Ch. 7 Guided Reading" and the "7.3 Section Review". Discussed single, double, triple, and coordinate covalent bonds.  Complete section 8.1 of the "Ch. 8 Guided Reading" and the "8.1 Section Review". Don't forget icosahedrons are due tomorrow! 
F 11/21/14 
Completed the bonding quiz and discussed metallic bonding.  Complete the "7.3 Section Review". 
R 11/20/14 
Completed and went over the "Bonding Reactions" worksheet to prepare for tomorrow's quiz.  Study for the bonding quiz. Read section 7.3 and complete section 7.3 of the "Ch. 7 Guided Reading". 
W 11/19/14 
Worked on the Element Icosahedron in the library. Discussed the Lewis dot structures for ionic bonding reactions.  Complete the "7.2 Section Review" and the "Bonding Reactions Level 1" (for #2, only complete the ionic ones). 
T 11/18/14 
Worked on the Element Icosahedron in the library.  Icosahedron is due on Tuesday, Nov. 25th. 
M 11/17/14 
Discussed valence electrons, Lewis dot structures, and the formation of ions. Went over section 7.1 of the "Ch. 7 Guided Reading".  Complete the "7.1 Section Review". Read and complete section 7.2 of the "Ch. 7 Guided Reading". 
F 11/14/14 
Completed the Ch. 6 Test.  Read and complete section 7.1 of the "Ch. 7 Guided Reading". 
R 11/13/14 
Completed the "Periodic Table Logic Problem" (if you were absent today, you must stay after on Monday to make up this assignment).  Study for your Ch. 6 Test tomorrow! 
W 11/12/14 
Completed the "Graphing Periodic Trends" experiment.  Complete the experiment handout. 
T 11/11/14 
Went over the "Ch. 6 Extra Questions", "Periodic Trends", and "Ch. 6 Vocab Review" worksheets. Looked at the Ch. 4 & Ch. 5 Test as well as the "Four Liquids" experiment.  Study for your Ch. 6 Test on Friday! 
M 11/10/14 
Discussed 1st I.E. vs. 2nd I.E., ionic size trends, and electronegativity trends. Went over the "6.3 Section Review".  Complete the "Periodic Trends" worksheet and study for your test on Friday! 
W 11/05/14 
Discussed the reasons for the periodic trends and the trends in atomic radii and ionization energy. Completed the "Periodic Properties" experiment.  Complete the experiemnt handout. Reread section 6.3 and complete the "Ch. 6 Extra Questions". 
T 11/04/14 
Completed and went over questions 57 on p. 160. Discussed periodic trends of electron configurations and writing the shorthand notation for electron configurations. Went over the "6.2 Section Review".  Read section 6.3 and complete the "6.3 Section Review". 
M 11/03/14 
Discussed the development of the periodic table, the parts of the periodic table, and the properties of metals, nonmetals, and metalloids. Went over the "6.1 Section Review".  Read section 6.2 and complete the "6.2 Section Review". 
F 10/31/14 
Enjoyed the Halloween show.  Read section 6.1 and complete the "6.1 Section Review" (due Monday). 
R 10/30/14 
Completed the Ch. 5 Test.  Read section 6.1 and complete the "6.1 Section Review" (due Monday). 
W 10/29/14 
Completed the "Understanding Electron Configuration" experiment.  Study for your Ch. 5 Test tomorrow! 
T 10/28/14 
Went over all of the Ch. 5 worksheets and reviewed for Thursday's test.  Complete your 4 assigned electron configurations in preparation for tomorrow's experiment. Study for your Ch. 5 Test on Thursday! 
M 10/27/14 
Discussed the photoelectric effect, de Broglie's equation, classical mechanics, quantum mechanics, and the Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle.  Redo your "5.3 Section Review" and "Ch. 5 Additional Problems  Honors Chemistry" worksheet. Study for your Ch. 5 Test on Thursday! 
F 10/24/14 
Completed and went over questions 14 & 15 on p. 140. Discussed sunlight, atomic emission spectra, and the relationship between energy and frequency.  Complete the "Ch. 5 Additional Problems  Honors Chemistry" worksheet. 
R 10/23/14 
Went over the 5.2 and 5.3 worksheets. Discussed the electromagnetic radiation spectrum, waves, and the relationship between wavelength and frequency.  Complete the "5.3 Section Review". 
W 10/22/14 
Completed the "Four Liquids" experiment. Practiced electron configurations.  Complete the "Four Liquids" experiment handout. Read section 5.3 and complete section 5.3 of the "Ch. 5 Guided Reading". 
T 10/21/14 
Went over section 5.1 of the "Ch. 5 Guided Reading" and the "5.1 Section Review". Discussed how to determine electron configurations.  Complete the "5.2 Section Review". Using the Aufbau diagram, determing the electron configuration of Magnesium. 
M 10/20/14 
Discussed the development of the atomic model.  Complete section 5.2 of the "Ch. 5 Guided Reading". 
F 10/17/14 
Completed the Ch. 4 Test.  Read section 5.1 and complete section 5.1 of the "Ch. 5 Guided Reading" and the "5.1 Section Review". 
R 10/16/14 
Went over the "Ch. 4 Practice Test" and "Ch. 4 Practice Problems".  Study for your Ch. 4 Test tomorrow! 
W 10/15/14 
Finished going over the atomic structure packet. Went over some of the "Ch. 4 Practice Test".  Finish the "Ch. 4 Practice Problems" and correct your "Ch. 4 Practice Test". Study for your test on Friday! 
T 10/14/14 
Worked on the "Ch. 4 Practice Problems" and some textbook questions.  Study for your test on Friday! 
F 10/10/14 
Went over the atomic structure packet.  Complete the "Ch. 4 Practice Test". Study for your test on Thursday! 
R 10/09/14 
Discussed calculating atomic mass.  Complete the atomic structure packet ("Ch. 4 Reteaching", "Atomic Structure", "Atomic Structure & Average Atomic Mass", and "Average Atomic Mass" worksheets). Ch. 4 Test will be on Thursday! 
W 10/08/14 
Worked on the "Build an Atom PhET Lab" and the "Rutherford Experiment PhET Lab". Discussed past experiments and tests so that students know exactly what I expect.  Complete the "Build an Atom PhET Lab" and the "Rutherford Experiment PhET Lab". 
T 10/07/14 
Discussed atomic number, mass number, ions, isotopes, atomic mass units, and atomic mass.  Complete section 4.3 of the "Ch. 4 Guided Reading" and the "4.3 Section Review". 
M 10/06/14 
Discussed the discovery of the proton, neutron, & nucleus.  Reread about Rutherford's gold foil experiment. 
F 10/03/14 
Discussed Democritus of Abdera, Datlon's Atomic Theory, and the discovery of the electron.  Read sections 4.1 and 4.2 and complete the "4.1 Section Review" and "4.2 Section Review". 
R 10/02/14 
Completed the Ch. 3 Test.  None. 
W 10/01/14 
Completed the "Distillation" and "Precipitation" Experiments. Discussed the "Physical and Chemical Change" experiment.  Finish the "Distillation" and "Precipitation" experiment handouts. Study for your Ch. 3 Test tomorrow! 
T 09/30/14 
Worked on the "Ch. 3 Vocab Review". Finished going over the "Ch. 3 Practice Problems" worksheet and went over the "Ch. 3 Practice Test".  Study for your Ch. 3 test on Thursday! 
M 09/29/14 
Went over the homework.  Complete the "Ch. 3 Practice Test". Study for your test on Thursday! 
F 09/26/14 
Went over the "Metric System Measurement Conversions" worksheet. Worked on the "Ch. 3 Additional Problems" worksheet.  Complete the "Ch. 3 Additional Problems" worksheet and sections 3.1, 3.2, and 3.4 of the "Ch. 3 Practice Problems" worksheet. Study for a test on Thursday! 
R 09/25/14 
Finished going over the textbook problems and discussed metric prefixes and dimensional analysis.  Complete the "Metric System Measurement Conversions" worksheet (only the side with 1. 1000g=_kg). You MUST SHOW ALL WORK!!! 
W 09/24/14 
Completed the "Mass, Volume, and Density" Experiment.  Complete the experiment handout. 
T 09/23/14 
Went over the "Exponential Notation", "Significant Figures", "3.2 Section Review", and "3.4 Section Review" worksheets. Started going over the textbook questions.  None. 
M 09/22/14 
Completed the Structural Aspects of Matter preassessment. Discussed the Ch. 12 Test, equipment quiz, and the candle activity.  None. 
F 09/19/14 
Worked on the "3.2 Section Review", "3.4 Section Review", and the following questions: 1315 on p. 72; 21 & 2327 on p. 79; and 5053 on p. 93.  Complete anything you didn't finish in class. 
R 09/18/14 
Discussed yesterday's experiment. Discussed scientific notation, accuracy, precision, accepted value, experimental value, error, percent error, and significant figures.  Fix your "Physical vs Chemical Change" experiment handout and complete the "Significant Figures" worksheet. 
W 09/17/14 
Completed the "Physical vs. Chemical Change" Experiment.  Complete the experiment handout. 
T 09/16/14 
Completed the equipment quiz and the Dimensional Analysis preassessment. Signed up for newsela.com and edmodo. Discussed scientific notation.  Sign up for edmodo and newsela if you didn't already. Class codes are above the table. 
M 09/15/14 
Completed the Ch. 12 Test. Worked on the homework.  Read section 3.1. Define: scientific notation, accuracy, precision, accepted value, experimental value, error, and percent error. Complete the "Exponential Notation" WS. Study for your equipment quiz. 
F 09/12/14 
Completed and went over "Find the Names of Elements" and defined microscopic, macroscopic, pure chemistry, and applied chemistry. Went over the "Physical vs. Chemical" worksheet and reviewed for Monday's Test.  Study for your Ch. 12 Test on Monday! 
R 09/11/14 
Worked on the "2.4 Section Review". Went over the "2.2 Section Review" and "2.3 Section Review.  Complete the "2.4 Section Review" and "Physical vs. Chemical" worksheet. Study equipment and study for a Ch. 12 Test on Monday! Log into the textbook. 
W 09/10/14 
Completed the "Scientific Method". Went over the Safety Test, "Measuring Liquid Volume and Reading Thermometers", The Scientific Method". Completed the "Observations and Inferences Activity". Worked on the "2.2 Section Review". Went over the "2.1 Section Review".  Finish the "2.2 Section Review" and the "2.3 Section Review". 
T 09/09/14 
Discussed class rules and procedures, logged in to the parent portal, went over the "Facts for Ch. 1" worksheet, and began working on the "2.1 Section Review".  Complete the "2.1 Section Review". 
M 09/08/14 
Completed the safety test, identified equipment, and discussed measuring volumes and thermometers.  Complete the "Measuring Liquid Volume and Reading Thermometers" worksheet. 
F 09/05/14 
Finished going over the video worksheet and further discussed the safety contract.  Have a parent/guardian sign your safety contract, study safety for Monday's test, and read Ch. 1 and complete the "Facts for Ch. 1" worksheet (due Monday). 
R 09/04/14 
Watched the safety video and began discussing the accompanying worksheet.  Have a parent/guardian sign your safety contract, study safety for Monday's test, and read Ch. 1 and complete the "Facts for Ch. 1" worksheet (due Monday). 