Welcome to Chemistry!
December 10 - Monday
  1. Demo: Genie in a Bottle (put in lab notebook)
  2. Lab Cleanup
    1. Period 2: Graduated Cylinders and Beakers - Scrub with brush and soap. Dry.
    2. Period 3: Evaporating Dishes and Watch Glasses - Scrub with brush and soap. Dry.
    3. Period 5: Countertops and Sinks - 
      • Return any equipment to Mr. Beals
      • Shut down computer
      • Scrub lab counter with pink spray and a wet paper towel - all countertops must be cleaned
        • Dry countertop
      • Scrub entire sink with pink spray and wet paper towel
        • Dry sink
      • Wipe down area around computer and monitor with a damp paper towel
  3. Assignment: Formula Writing Worksheet  (odds on both pages) DUE TOMORROW at the beginning of class
  4. Post-Lab and Conclusion: Gold Penny Lab 
    1. 79 Club - Master Alchemist: Voting is tomorrow. Save pennies in your lab locker.

December 7 - Friday

December 6 - Thursday
  1. Assignment Due (see yesterday)
  2. Lecture: Ionic Bonding #2 - Writing Formulas. (watch lecture below and take notes)
  3. [Moved to next week] Assignment: Formula Writing Worksheet  (odds on both pages) DUE TOMORROW at the beginning of class
  4. Pre-Lab: Gold Penny Lab - Lab is tomorrow; bring lab shoes, hair ties and completed pre-lab.
    1. Pre-Lab: Gold Penny Lab - Lab is tomorrow; bring lab shoes, hair ties and completed pre-lab.

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December 5 - Wednesday
  1. Pre-Lab: Gold Penny Lab
  2. Assignment - DUE THURSDAY at the beginning of class
    • Honors and Chemistry (Honors use the pictures below for the questions, not your book)
      • p. 239 #1-5; p. 220 #12-16,18 (#15: Honors help? See pg 191; Chemistry help? See pg 217) 



December 4 - Tuesday
  1. Lecture: Ionic Bonding - Introduction
    • Gone today? Read the sections below and take notes
      • Honors read 175-177 and 190-194 (take notes)
      • Chemistry read: p. 210-220 (take notes)

December 3 - Monday
  1. Quiz: Periodic Trends 
  2. Pre-Lab: Gold Penny Lab

November 29 - Friday
  1. Periodic Trends, Electronegativity, and Ionization Energy Lecture
    • Gone today? This is just reinforcement of the key topics from yesterday's reading.
  2. QUIZ Monday.
  3. Assignment Due Monday at the beginning of class
    • Honors
      • pg 152 #1*,2*,3* (*ACT Prep)
      • Read pg 165
      • Chapter Review pg 166: #1bc,4,6,17,19,24,27,30,48ab
      • Standardized Test Prep pg 171 #1-9
    • Chemistry
      • pg 165 #16,17
      • Read pg 173
      • Chapter Review pg 174 #28,31,33,36,44,47,55,57,69
      • Standardized Test Prep pg 177 #1-6 and 7*,8*,9*,10* (*ACT Prep)

November 29 - Thursday
  1. Lecture 

November 28 - Wednesday
  1. Assignment DUE
  2. Infrared Scavenger Hunt Presentations
    • No longer than 3 minutes
    • Explain your question: what it is and why you chose it.
    • Explain your procedure.
    • Visual aide (If video, must be less than 30 seconds).
    • Answer your question using your data/visual aid.
    • Explain what you learned.

November 27 - Tuesday
  1. Lecture: Electron Configuration and the Periodic Table
    • Absent today? Do not copy someone's notes. Read and take notes pg 138-149.
    • Fill out your blank periodic tables - see me for instructions.
  2. Assignment
    • Periodic Law Section Review
      • Pg 149 #1-5 (#4,5 you MAY look at the Periodic Table)
      • Due Tomorrow at the beginning of class
  3. Infrared Scavenger Hunt Presentations TOMORROW
      • No longer than 3 minutes
      • Explain your question: what it is and why you chose it.
      • Explain your procedure.
      • Visual aide (If video, must be less than 30 seconds).
      • Answer your question using your data/visual aid.
      • Explain what you learned.

November 26 - Monday
  1. For your Monday: OK Go! Obsession
    • Because imagine how much science, math and creativity went into this!
  2. Infrared Scavenger Hunt
    • Each group will download their video/pictures to Google Drive
    • Presentation scheduled for Wednesday
      • No longer than 3 minutes
      • Explain your question: what it is and why you chose it.
      • Explain your procedure.
      • Visual aide (If video, must be less than 30 seconds).
      • Answer your question using your data/visual aid.
      • Explain what you learned.
  3. Periodic Trends Lecture - Periodic Trends
  4. Hand back graded paper

November 20 - Tuesday

November 19 - Monday

November 15 - Thursday
  1. Vote for TWIRP Royalty: bit.ly/bshtwirp18
  2. Assignment Due
  3. Lab: FLIR Infrared Scavenger Hunt have everything ready to go on Monday but some groups will have to go Tuesday.
  4. Introduction to the Periodic Table Lecture
    • Periodic Table
    • Blank Periodic Table
    • 4 Colored Pencils
  5. Extra Credit opportunity: The Elements Song
    • Memorize the song
    • Sing it from memory in a public place
    • Record you signing it and bring into class
    • Earn 20 points!!

November 15 - Thursday
  1. Chemistry Matters: Helium Shortage
  2. [With Lab Partner] Lab: FLIR Infrared Scavenger Hunt (Check in with me and turn in paperwork)
  3. [On your own] Introduction to the Periodic Table - Due Tomorrow
    1. Part 1 - History of the Periodic Table
      • Read/Notes: (Chemistry pg 150-153; Honors pg 133-135)
    2. Part 2 - Periodic Law
      • Read/Notes: (Chemistry pg 154-158; Honors pg 135-137)
    3. Part 3: Electron Configuration and the Shape of the Table 
      • Read/Notes: (Chem read/notes 159-162; Honors 139-149)
  4. [On your own] Assignment - Due Tomorrow
    • Sect Review p137 #1-5

November 14 - Wednesday
  1. [With Lab Partner] Lab: FLIR Infrared Scavenger Hunt (Part 1)
  2. [On your own] Introduction to the Periodic Table Lecture - Due Tomorrow
    1. Part 1 - History of the Periodic Table
      • Read/Notes: (Chemistry pg 150-153; Honors pg 133-135)
    2. Part 2 - Periodic Law
      • Read/Notes: (Chemistry pg 154-158; Honors pg 135-137)
  3. [On your own] Assignment - Due Tomorrow
    • Sect Review p137 #1-5

November 13 - Tuesday
  1. Finish Video: Hunting the Elements
  2. Scientific Naming Ceremony

November 12 - Monday
  1. Demo: Freeze your breath and drink it!
  2. Finish Video: Hunting the Elements
    1. Answer the questions while watching the movie: Click for Hunting the Elements Video Questions
  3. FLIR Infrared Scavenger Hunt
      • Next week we will start brainstorming and performing experiments that will expose the wonders of the infrared spectrum. We will use a FLIR T640 to record the experiments.
      • Be thinking of experiments, or everyday activities that will blow our mind in Infrared!
      • FLIR Infrared Scavenger Hunt
        • IR Scavenger Hunt 
          • Start a new lab in your lab notebook titled "Infrared Scavenger Hunt"
          1. Brainstorm at least 5 ideas of experiments or activities that you could perform in class that could, potentially, look amazing in infrared. Write them in your lab notebook.
            1. You may use the interweb if that is helpful, but it make sure some of the ideas are from your own brain and are original!
          2. Fill out the form with your information and ideas: Click here to fill out the form.
          3. Select a suggestion from your class period (Responses here) as something you can test in IR.
          4. Check with Beals before continuing.
          5. Write a testable question based on the suggestion.
          6. Write down the suggested image or experiment AND the name of the person who entered it.
          7. Write down a plan for getting an image/video of the suggestion. (Include materials)
          8. Check with Beals before continuing.
          9. Do it! (only after you have approval)
          10. Answer your question based on your findings.

November 9 - Friday
  1. FLIR Infrared Scavenger Hunt
    • Next week we will start brainstorming and performing experiments that will expose the wonders of the infrared spectrum. We will use a FLIR T640 to record the experiments.
    • Be thinking of experiments, or everyday activities that will blow our mind in Infrared!
  2. Video: Hunting the Elements
    1. Answer the questions while watching the movie: Click for Hunting the Elements Video Questions
      • P2 end at 1:10:32
      • P3 end at 1:13:04
      • P5 end at 1:14:07

November 8 - Thursday

November 7 - Wednesday
  1. Test Post-Review
  2. Surrounded by Science Project - Prep for Presentations
    • Presentations scheduled for Thursday.

November 6 - Tuesday
  1. Radon Monitoring Project
    • All information is provided at the RADON Monitoring Project link to the right in "Chemistry Links"
    • Assignment: Complete "What is Radon? Is it Harmful
      • DUE Tomorrow - Signed by Parent/Guardian!
  2. Surrounded by Science Project - Day 3
    • Presentations scheduled for Thursday.

November 5 - Monday
  1. Radon Monitoring Project
    • All information is provided at the RADON Monitoring Project link to the right in "Chemistry Links"
    • Complete "What is Radon? Is it Harmful" before moving to "Surrounded by Science"
    • Sign up to take home a Radon Detector in November. No spots left? You can sign up next month!
  2. Surrounded by Science Project - Day 3
    • Presentations scheduled for Thursday.

November 2- Friday
  1. Video: Hunting the Elements
    1. Answer the questions while watching the movie: Click for Hunting the Elements Video Questions
    2. Most classes ended at about 39 min.

November 1 - Thursday
  1. TEST: Atomic Theory, Electrons and Energy
    • #49 and #50 are on the board!
    • No Phones or electronic devices. No Music
    • No talking until everybody is finished.
    • Turn in your test when completed then return to the spot where you took the test until everyone is finished.
      • Work on other work or read or find a Nat Geo up front to read.

October 31 - Wednesday

October 30 - Tuesday
  1. Lab Activity - Surrounded by Science!
    • Day 3 - In Pioneer Park today!

October 29 - Monday
  1. Lab Activity - Surrounded by Science!
    • Day 2
    • Mr. Beals must sign off on your Pioneer Park Inquiry Experiment

October 26 - Friday
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  1. TEST - most likely will be Thursday of next week (weather will determine Monday - Wednesday activities)!
  2. Assignment - Chapter Review  
      • DUE Tomorrow- Stop in to check answers or get help.
    • Honors Chemistry
      • Ch3 (pg 89) 1,6,7,8,11,19
      • Standardized Test Pre (pg 93) #1,2,3,4,5,6,7,10,13
      • Ch4 (pg 124) 1,4,6,8,10,11,12,13,18,34,35,37,48
      • Standardized Test Prep (pg 129) All problems
    • Chemistry
      • Ch4 #34,51,57,58,64ab,65ab,66,72
      • Ch5 #30,33,34,38,39,61,65,66,67,68,71,76,78ab,79a-d,80all,81all

October 25 - Thursday
  1. Why aren't you recycling your plastic? It ain't that hard and you might just make the world a better place! Watch this: https://vimeo.com/218502282
  2. Lecture - Electron ConfigurationNoble Gas ConfigurationLewis Dot Structures
    • Continued from yesterday
  3. Assignment (Due Tomorrow)
    • Complete the following for each of the elements listed: Li, Be, B, C, N, O, F, Ne
      • Electron Configuration
      • Noble Gas Configuration
      • Electron Dot Structure

    October 24 - Wednesday
    1. Lecture - Electron ConfigurationNoble Gas ConfigurationLewis Dot Structures
      • Video lectures posted below

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    October 23 - Tuesday
    1. Lab Activity - Surrounded by Science! (Finish Day 1 Only)
    2. Assignment (Due Tomorrow)
      • Ch 21 Nuclear Radiation
        • p 684 Practice Probs #2
        • p 684 #2,3c,4
      • Ch 4 Arrangement of Electrons in Atoms
        • p 103 Sect Rev #1-6 (all)
        • p 110 Sect Rev #1-3
        • p 124 Chapter Rev #10,12,14

    October 22 - Monday
    1. Practice ACT
      1. Students move so there is only one person per table.

      2. Work silently and individually on the Practice ACT, treating it just like the normal ACT. Absolutely no cell phones!

      3. Circle the correct answer on the packet.

      4. When finished, each student MUST input their answers into the following form which will grade their ACT and keep their scores:

    2. Finish Post-Lab: Atomic Spectra Lab
    October 18 - 19
    1. Montana Educator Association teacher meetings. No school for students!

    October 17 - Wednesday
    1. Lab Activity - Surrounded by Science!

    October 16- Tuesday
    1. Lecture: Electrons and Light 
      • Missed class? Read and take notes on the following:
        • Honors read/notes: Ch 4 Quantum Model of the Atom p104-110

    October 15- Monday
    1. Spectroscope for your phone!
    2. Post-Lab: Atomic Spectra Lab 

    October 12- Friday
    1. Lab: Atomic Spectra Lab 

    October 11 - Thursday
    1. Lecture: Electrons and Photoelectric Effect
    2. Pre-Lab: Atomic Spectra Lab
      • Pre-Lab is due tomorrow.

    October 10 - Wednesday
    1. Post Lab: CheMystery - Fireworks Flame Test 

    October 9 - Tuesday
    1. Lecture: Electrons and Light part 1

    October 8 - Monday
    1. Lab: CheMystery - Fireworks Flame Test 

    October 5 - Friday
    1. Quiz Remediation - You only need to re-take the quiz today if you are unhappy with your current grade. If you are not taking the quiz, work on the Pre-Lab below.
      1. Turn in your remediation worksheet.
      2. Collect the quiz and complete the quiz.
        • You may use a calculator, your own paper and a pencil. No phones or other electronic devices and absolutely no talking if you are re-taking the quiz.
      • Turn in when finished.
    2. Pre-Lab: CheMystery - Fireworks Flame Test (click for lab)
      • Due Monday - Wear appropriate shoes on Monday

    October 4 - Thursday
    1. Quiz Remediation - Get 'er done! (see Monday for info)
    2. Read and take notes on Atomic Structure, Radiation, and Electrons
      • Honors Chemistry:
        • Chapter 3 (pg 67-76)
        • Chapter 21 Section 2-Section 3 (pg 688-696)

    October 3 - Wednesday
    1. Quiz Remediation - Get 'er done! (see Monday for info)
    2. Finish the Lecture and take notes: Atomic Structure and Radiation and Radioactive Decay (see videos posted on Tuesday)
    3. Assignment: Nuclear Reaction Worksheet (click to view) - Due tomorrow

    October 2 - Tuesday
    1. Quiz Remediation - Get 'er done! (Must be completed on your own time, see Monday for info)
    2. Lab Notebooks - Collect them from the front.
    3. Next time you are having a bad day, just remind yourself that things could be worse - you could be this lizard! (video)
    4. Lecture: Atomic Structure and Radiation and Radioactive Decay (video lectures below)

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    October 1 - Monday
    1. Video: Einstein's Big Idea - E=mc2
      • Finish video
    2. Hand back all papers
    3. Hand back quiz and go over answers
    4. Quiz grades
      • Did you score below an 80%? You are required to do the remediation below. Including videos or help, worksheet and quiz retake.
    5. Review answers on Dimensional Analysis Worksheet

    6. SIG FIG, METRICS, DIMENSIONAL ANALYSIS QUIZ REMEDIATION
      **All remediation must be completed by class time on Friday (remediation worksheet will be collected)
      1. Evaluate your quiz and determine which areas you need help. Watch the video(s) below corresponding to where you need more help. Put the important information in your notes.
      2. Complete the Remediation Worksheet entirely.
      3. Check your answers with the key. 
        • You MUST have the remediation completed and ready to turn in or you cannot retake the quiz.
      4. Take the: Significant Figures, Metrics and Dimensional Analysis Remediation Quiz
        • Quiz will take about 30 minutes.
        • Quiz Re-Take will be Friday of this week.


    September 28 - Friday
    1. Video: Einstein's Big Idea - E=mc2
      • Watched from beginning to about 1 hour and 15 minutes.
      • Keep notes on each person who contributed to science and what they contributed.

    E = mc2 Video

     

    Write the year or era AND their ideas/contributions to E = mc2 in your notes:

    Michael Faraday

    Sir Humphrey Davy

    Antoine Lavoisier

    Marie Anne Paulze

    Albert Einstein

    James Maxwell

    Emilie du Chatelet

    Pierre de Maupertuis

    François-Marie Arouet (Voltaire)

    Willem Gravesande

    Max Planck

    Lise Meitner

    Dr. Otto Hahn

    Manhattan Project

    Robert Frisch


    September 27 - Thursday
    1. Video: Einstein's Big Idea - E=mc2
      • Watched from beginning to 50 minutes.
      • Keep notes on each person who contributed to science and what they contributed.

    E = mc2 Video

     

    Write the year or era AND their ideas/contributions to E = mc2 in your notes:

    Michael Faraday

    Sir Humphrey Davy

    Antoine Lavoisier

    Marie Anne Paulze

    Albert Einstein

    James Maxwell

    Emilie du Chatelet

    Pierre de Maupertuis

    François-Marie Arouet (Voltaire)

    Willem Gravesande

    Max Planck

    Lise Meitner

    Dr. Otto Hahn

    Manhattan Project

    Robert Frisch

     


    September 26 - Wednesday
    1. Quiz: Dimensional Analysis and Significant Figures

    September 25 - Tuesday
    1. Nominate 12th-grade boy and girl for Homecoming King and Queen: bit.ly/HoCo18BSH 
    2. Lab Notebooks Due Tomorrow
    3. Dimensional Analysis Lecture - Practice problems
      • Video of Lecture here.
    4. Dimensional Analysis Worksheet 
      • This is preparation for the rest of the course and for the Quiz on Wednesday.

    September 24 - Monday
    1. Lab: The Mixture Lab Challenge
    2. Lab Notebooks are due on Wednesday! 
      • Double check all of your labs. Use last year's Grading Rubric as a guide (this year's rubric may change slightly but should be very similar)
    3. Parent REMIND is due on Friday for extra credit
      • Extra Credit Requirements:
        • Parents may sign up anytime but must be before Friday for Extra Credit
        • Parents must send me a message with your name so I know who to give credit to.
        • Link is under "Chemistry Links" to the right -->

    September 21 - Friday

    September 20 - Thursday

    September 19 - Wednesday
    1. PACT - Practice ACT Science Test
      1. Why PACT?
      2. You may write on the PACT Test and you may keep it at the end.
      3. Input all of your final answers into the following form using your Chromebook. 
    2. Pre-Lab: The Mixture Lab Challenge
      • Due Thursday at the start of class.
      • A sample cup of a mixture is on the front table for you to look at.
    3. Lab Tomorrow and Friday - Be prepared
    4. Monday: Dimensional Analysis Lecture - Practice problems


    September 18 - Tuesday
    1. Post Lab and Conclusion: Chromatography Lab - CheMystery 
      • Feel free to grab your chromatography papers from the back if you need them to help you write the conclusion. Be sure to return them to your lab locker.
    2. Pre-Lab: The Mixture Lab Challenge
      • Due Thursday at the start of class.
      • A sample cup of a mixture is on the front table for you to look at.

    September 17 - Monday

    September 14 - Friday
    1. Watch Secret Earth: Yellowstone Supervolcano
    2. Chromatography Lab is on Monday! Bring your completed Pre-Lab and appropriate lab shoes.

    September 13 - Thursday
    1. Watch and take notes: Dimensional Analysis 1: Introduction to Metric Conversions
    2. Watch and take notes: Dimensional Analysis 2: Metric Conversions
    3. Complete the following practice problems - You MUST show your work and cancel the units! Remember, this is step one of Dimensional Analysis and you need to know the process before we jump into crazy chemistry conversions!

    September 12 - Wednesday
    1. Turn in Significant Figures Worksheet answers.
    2. Post Lab debrief of Measurements and Instruments Lab.
    3. Pre-Lab: Chromatography Lab - CheMystery
      • Complete all parts of the Pre-Lab in your Lab Notebook.

    September 11 - Tuesday
    1. Grade: Significant Figures Worksheet
    2. Peer Evaluation of Measurements and Instruments Lab
    3. Choosing lab stations
      • Fill out your name (first and last) and your partner's name (first and last) on a post it note. Post the note on the station where you'd like to work.

    September 10 - Monday
    1. STEM Society
    2. Substitute this week. The Rules.
    3. Chromebooks - Why aren't we plugging them in?
    4. Where did the water go?
      • Disappearing water demonstration explained.
    5. Grade and explain: General Math Review assignment
    6. DUE TOMORROW - Conclusion: "Measurements and Instruments Lab"
      • Data Discussion
      • RSVCP Conclusion (See "Lab Notebook" handout)
    7. CheMath - Significant Figures
      1. Watch "Significant Figures and Significant Digits - The Rules" and take good notes - you will use these rules all year!
      2. Complete the Significant Figures Worksheet on your own. DUE TOMORROW.
    8. Tomorrow
      • Lab Notebook Due - must have all parts of lab completed including the conclusion.
      • Significant Figures Worksheet Due
      • Lab Stations Assigned.

    September 7 - Friday
    1. Lab: Measurements and Instruments - Day 3
      • All parts of lab must be finished today.
        • Data Discussion
        • Complete the Post-Lab questions 
        • Complete the Conclusion

    September 6 - Thursday

    September 5 - Wednesday

    September 4 - Tuesday
    1. General Math Review - Grade
    2. Lab Notebook Setup (if you missed school Friday you will need to complete this on your own)
      • Follow the instructions on the "Lab Notebook Requirements" link on the right hand portion of this site.
    3. Pre-Lab: "Measurements and Instruments Lab"
      • Follow instructions in "Lab Notebook Requirements" for this lab format in your notebook
        • Lab Title / Date
        • Partner Name
        • Purpose: Only one purpose for entire lab
        • Background/Safety Concerns: 
          • Background for entire lab (only need one)
          • Safety concerns for each station (include this with each station procedure)
      • Put a new heading for each station in this lab
        • Procedure
          • Need a summary for each station. This shows me that you have read it and are able to summarize the steps
    4. Lab will begin tomorrow
      • All parts of "Pre-Lab" must be completed when you arrive in class tomorrow or you will not be allowed to join the lab = 0 grade.
      • Must have appropriate lab shoes that cover entire foot or no lab = 0 grade.

    August 31 - Friday
    1. Quiz: Lab Safety and Equipment
    2. Turn in Book Assignment
    3. Grade General Math Review
      • Practice problems
    4. Set up Lab Notebooks (see handout)
    5. Grade Book Assignment (if time allows)

    August 30 - Thursday

    **Quiz Tomorrow - Lab Equipment and Lab Safety**
    **Due Tomorrow - General Math Review and Book Assignment**
    **Due Today: Lab Safety Agreement, Open Disclosure, Photo Release**
    **Due Today: Lab Notebooks - bring to class tomorrow so we can set them up properly**
    1. Lab Equipment and Safety Walkthrough
      • Take notes on sheet in preparation for tomorrow's Quiz
    2. General Math Review (Turn in Tomorrow)
    3. Finish book assignment (Due Tomorrow)
      • Book Assignment 
        • Honors
          • Read/Notes P2-14
          • Assignment p5 #1,2,4 p14 #1,2,3
            • Complete sentences where needed
        • Chemistry
          • Read/Notes P1-9
          • Assignment #1,2,3,5,6,7 and "What is Chemistry?" (complete sentence answer)

    August 29 - Wednesday
    **Due Tomorrow: Lab Safety Agreement, Open Disclosure, Photo Release**
    **Due Tomorrow: Lab Notebooks - bring to class tomorrow so we can set them up properly**
    1. General Math Review (continued)
    2. Book Checkout
    3. Full piece of paper, with a heading: 
        • Name, 
        • Class, 
        • Period, 
        • BOOK NUMBER in top margin
        • "Text book damage report"
          • List and explain all damages so you don't get charged for them at the end of the year!
          • Anything not included will be subject to fines.
    4. Book Assignment (on a new piece of paper with a heading)
      • Honors
        • Read/Notes P2-14
        • Assignment p5 #1,2,4 p14 #1,2,3
            • Complete sentences where needed
    5. "Where did the water go?"

    August 28 - Tuesday
    Part 1:
    1. Chrome books - WRITE DOWN YOUR CHROME BOOK NUMBER!
      • Must be shut down after each use
      • Must be placed in correct slot
      • Must be plugged in
      • NO EXCEPTIONS!
    2. Desktop computers in Chemistry Lab
      • Feel free to use them as long as no lab equipment or chemicals are out.
    3. www.BealsScience.com
      • This is home to all of my extra curricular science content
    4. www.MrBeals.com
      • Click> Chemistry Home
    5. Meet "Batman" - TEDxBozeman - "Can Technology (re)Humanize Us?"
      • Not able to sign in quite yet - program is being updated
    Part 2:
    1. Wrap up headphone cord and return headphones
    2. Log off and Shut Down computer
    3. Return computer to correct spot
    4. Plug in computer with correctly numbered cord
    5. Mug Shot
      • Visit the computer and write your first and last name on the white board
      • Click the picture button and smile (name will appear backwards - this is OK!)
      • Erase whiteboard
    6. General Math Review (handout is up front)
      • On your own - this is a pre-test of your knowledge to show you and I where you will need to focus your efforts in Chemistry
    7. Sign up for REMIND
        1. Click the "REMIND: Chemistry" to the right under "Chemistry Links"
          • OR
        2. Text: @49eb9f To: 81010

      • Parent REMIND signup (to show people at home all the amazing things you are doing in Chemistry)
        1. Click: https://www.remind.com/join/c38kc3
          • OR
        2. Text: @c38kc3 To: 81010
        • 5 points Extra Credit for parent sign up:
          1. Parent must sign up for REMIND "Chemistry Parents 2018-2019"
          2. Parent must send me a message through REMIND stating your First and Last Name and class period that you have chemistry

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    August 27 - Monday
    • Questions? What is the difference between Chemistry and Honors Chemistry
    • Logistics
    • Demo: Disappearing Water
      • Photo Release Form
      • Supplies
        • Three-Ring Binder (you may share with other classes)

        • Composition Notebook (for labs - not a spiral bound notebook)

        • Spiral Bound Notebook (to be used only for Chemistry, not other classes)

        • Loose-Leaf Paper

        • Pen and Pencil

        • Calculator (must be able to do scientific notation - look for “EE” or “EXP” button)

        • $10 lab fee (see me if you need help with this)

      • Sign up for REMIND for Chemistry by clicking on "Remind: Chemistry" in Chemistry Links to the right
        • Or text @49eb9f to the number 81010
      • Parent Remind - I will share pictures from labs and activities so people at home can see all the amazing things you are doing in Chemistry. (Click to join Chemistry Parent Remind)
        • Or text @c38kc3 to the number 81010

    August 24 - Friday
    • Welcome to Chemistry 
    • About Me. About You.
    • Lets kick this off with some crazy chemistry!
    • Logistics:
      • Supplies
        • Three-Ring Binder (you may share with other classes)

        • Composition Notebook (for labs - not a spiral bound notebook)

        • Spiral Bound Notebook (to be used only for Chemistry, not other classes)

        • Loose-Leaf Paper

        • Pen and Pencil

        • Calculator (must be able to do scientific notation - look for “EE” or “EXP” button)

        • $10 lab fee (see me if you need help with this)

      • Sign up for REMIND for Chemistry by clicking on "Remind: Chemistry" in Chemistry Links to the right
        • Or text @49eb9f to the number 81010
      • Parent Remind - I will share pictures from labs and activities so people at home can see all the amazing things you are doing in Chemistry. (Click to join Chemistry Parent Remind)
        • Or text @c38kc3 to the number 81010



    October 1 - Monday
    1. Video: Einstein's Big Idea - E=mc2
      • Finish video
    2. Hand back all papers
    3. Hand back quiz
    4. Quiz grades
      • Did you score below an 80%? You are required to do the remediation below. Including videos or help, worksheet and quiz retake.

      SIG FIG, METRICS, DIMENSIONAL ANALYSIS QUIZ REMEDIATION
      **All remediation must be completed by class time on Friday (remediation worksheet will be collected)
      1. Evaluate your quiz and determine which areas you need help. Watch the video(s) below corresponding to where you need more help. Put the important information in your notes.
      2. Complete the Remediation Worksheet entirely.
      3. Check your answers with Beals. Get help if needed.
      4. Once completed, turn in the worksheet and show Mr. Beals your notes. This is proof that you have made an effort to remediate.
      5. Take the: Significant Figures, Metrics and Dimensional Analysis Remediation Quiz
        • Quiz will take about 30 minutes.
        • Quiz Re-Take times:
          • Monday - lunch, after school
          • Tuesday - before school, lunch, after school
          • Wednesday - before school, after school (during the early out or at 3pm)
          • Thursday - no quiz remediation, I am at meetings at the Lincoln Center
          • Friday - before school, lunch
    October 2 - Tuesday
    1. Quiz Remediation - Get 'er done! (see Monday for info)
    2. Lecture: Atomic Structure and Radiation and Radioactive Decay (video lectures below)

    October 3 - Wednesday
    1. Quiz Remediation - Get 'er done! (see Monday for info)
    2. Lecture: Atomic Structure and Radiation and Radioactive Decay (see videos posted on Tuesday)
    3. Assignment: Nuclear Reaction Worksheet (click to view) - Due tomorrow

    October 4 - Thursday
    1. Quiz Remediation - Get 'er done! (see Monday for info)
    2. Read and take notes on Atomic Structure, Radiation, and Electrons
      • Honors Chemistry:
        • Chapter 3 (pg 67-76)
        • Chapter 21 Section 2-Section 3 (pg 688-696)
    October 5 - Friday
    1. Quiz Remediation - You only need to re-take the quiz today if you are unhappy with your current grade. If you are not taking the quiz, work on the Pre-Lab below.
      1. Turn in your remediation worksheet.
      2. Collect the quiz and complete the quiz.
        • You may use a calculator, your own paper and a pencil. No phones or other electronic devices and absolutely no talking if you are re-taking the quiz.
      • Turn in when finished.
    2. Pre-Lab: CheMystery - Fireworks Flame Test (click for lab)
      • Due Monday - Wear appropriate shoes on Monday
    October 8 - Monday
    1. Lab: CheMystery - Fireworks Flame Test