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Honors Chemistry, Period 5/6
 
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DATE AGENDA HOMEWORK

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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. Re-do your "5.3 Section Review" and "Ch. 5 Additional Problems - Honors Chemistry" worksheet.  Study for your Ch. 5 Test on Thursday!

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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. Re-read 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 pre-assessment. Discussed the Ch. 1-2 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: 13-15 on p. 72; 21 & 23-27 on p. 79; and 50-53 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 pre-assessment.  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. 1-2 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. 1-2 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. 1-2 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).