P2 CHEMISTRY

Daily Lesson Plans and Assignments


June 4 - Friday

Thank you for an amazing year!

I am proud of each one of you and I wish you all the best in the future! Remember to work hard but also to take plenty of time to enjoy life! Don't be a stranger - stop in and say hi or shoot me an email or send me a message through social.

Final Exam

  • Rules:

      • No Electronic Devices - they must be turned off and put in your backpack. Use of devices = 0

      • No Talking. Remain in your testing spot until the end.

      • You may use: Calculator, Notecard, Periodic Table, Pencil (no pen)

  • Turn in:

      • Notecard

      • My Text

      • Your Test



June 3 - Thursday

Final Review

  • Click the "Final Review" button at the top of this page

  • Put your phones in your backpack - there will be NO PHONES TODAY. You may use them at the break.

Lab Notebooks

  • Pick them up and take them home.

Graded Work

  • Hand back

Lab Locker Cleanout

  • Remove everything from your locker.

      • Glassware or other equipment must be washed, dried, and returned to Mr. Beals.

      • Safety glasses go in the safety glasses bin on the center lab station.

      • Orange masks are yours to keep. Take them home as a memory of this crazy year!

Missing Work

  • No late or missing work will be accepted after 3:05 pm today. No grades will be changed or altered after 3:05 pm today, except for the grades I am currently entering.

Coming up...

Thursday: Continue Final Review

Friday: The Final Exam



June 2 - Wednesday

Final Review

  • Click the "Final Review" button at the top of this page

  • It will not be collected as an assignment unless people are wasting their time in class and playing on their phones.

Chemistry Demonstrations

Bring your safety glasses outside with you.

  1. Smoke Cakes

      • Solid Potassium Nitrate reacts with solid sugar (CH2O) to form solid potassium nitrite, gaseous carbon dioxide and water vapor.

  2. Sodium Metal

      • Sodium metal reacts with water in a single displacement reaction.

  3. Carbide Cannon

      • Reaction 1: Calcium carbide (CaC2) reacts with water to produce acetylene (C2H2) and calcium hydroxide

      • Reaction 2: Then, the acetylene combusts and sends the ball flying

Field Day!

  • Tie Dye and Giant Bubbles!

Coming up...

Thursday: Continue Final Review

Friday: The Final Exam



June 1 - Tuesday

Final Review

  • Click the "Final Review" button at the top of this page

  • It will not be collected as an assignment unless people are wasting their time in class and playing on their phones.

Greenland Expedition

  • Radical Chemistry Over Sunlit Snow - GSHOX

Coming up...

Wednesday: Field day! Tie Dye (bring something to tie dye) and Giant Bubbles. (Carbide Cannon, Sodium, Smoke Cakes)

Thursday: Continue Final Review

Friday: The Final Exam



May 21 - Friday

The Chemistry of Coffee

Lab Notebooks Due

  • Turn them into the box. They will not be accepted later in the class period - so turn them in now.

Radon Monitoring Project

  • Analyze the Radon Distribution at Billings, MT Map

    • All of this data has been collected by Senior High Chemistry students.

    • Find the area where you live and where friends/family live. What do you notice about the levels of radon?

    • Working with your lab partner:

        • Assignment #1: Radon Health Hazards

            • Answer the following questions using this Environmental Protection Agency Radon Facts sheet

              1. What is Radon?

              2. What is Radon Gas?

              3. Where does Radon Come from?

              4. Is Radon Harmful?

              5. What if we have radon in our home?

              6. What is a safe level of radon? Harmful level of radon?

              7. How can we get rid of Radon from our homes?

        • Assignment #2: Mapping Data (on the same piece of paper as #1)

            • On a piece of paper, write 3 "I Wonder..." questions relating to the data on the Radon Map.

            • Choose one of them and write an explanation for how you would answer this question by doing a scientific study or scientific research project. Use creativity and critical thinking - you will share your plan with the class.

Celebrate Senior

Coming up...

  • Next week: Beals ISP Greenland, Demos, Tie Dye and Bubbles(?), Final Review, Final Exam



May 20 - Thursday

The Chemistry of Coffee

Radon Monitoring Project

The Radon Monitoring Project is a mini-ISP that will be completed in class this week. Work with your lab partner (groups of 2 only - unless you get approval from me to have 3 people). All partners must collaborate and contribute.

Coming up...

  • Friday - Senior's Finals, Lab Notebooks Due, ...



May 19 - Wednesday

The Chemistry of Coffee

Edible Water Bottles - Debrief

Secret Earth

Coming up...

  • Thursday - "The Coffee Cup", Finish Chemistry of Coffee, Supervolcano

  • Friday - Senior's Finals, Lab Notebooks Due, ...



May 18 - Tuesday

Chemical Engineering Project - Edible Water Bottles?!

Complete the following lab on a piece of paper, not in your lab notebook.

We will complete Day 1 and as much of Day 2 as possible in the 2 hour block.

Statistics Students Surveys

The following surveys were shared by Statistics students at Senior who need data for their Stats project. They are completely voluntary but I know the students would appreciate your input!


May 17 - Monday

The Chemistry of Coffee!

All lessons, data, and experiments need to be included in your Lab Notebook.

We will not be completing the lessons in numerical order but they should be in order in your lab notebook. Leave a page for Lesson 2 and Lesson 3. We will complete them tomorrow.

Lab Notebooks Due

  • Friday, May 21

Secret Earth - Yellowstone Supervolcano

Coming up...

  • Tuesday - Radon Monitoring Project

  • Wednesday - Roasting for "The Coffee Cup" Competition

  • Thursday - "The Coffee Cup", Finish Chemistry of Coffee

  • Friday - Senior's Finals, Lab Notebooks Due



May 5 - Wednesday

Happy Cinco de Mayo!

Good luck to those of you who have AP exams this week!

Advocate Applications: bit.ly/21-22advocateapp

The Chemistry of Coffee!

All lessons, data, and experiments need to be included in your Lab Notebook.

  • Lesson 4: Roasting Stages Lab

      • This was completed yesterday.

      • Today: Compare roasting cards as a class. Why do they look different. What does your group need to do today to ensure 'perfect' beans?

  • Lesson 5: Chemicals in Coffee

      • Answer the questions in your lab notebook

  • Lesson 6: First Roast - Full City Roast

      • ***Do not melt/burn your roaster!***

      • Include: Introduction, Procedure (summary), Post Lab Questions

      • Clean up:

            • Roaster should be wiped out with a dry paper towel.

            • Collander should be wiped out with a dry paper towel.

            • Store your beans in a ziploc bag - but not until they have cooled down completely!

  • Lesson 1,2,3,4,5,6

      • Get all caught up on Post Labs and Conclusions

Lecture: Gas Laws



May 4 - Tuesday

May the fourth be with you...


The Chemistry of Coffee!

All lessons, data, and experiments need to be included in your Lab Notebook.

  • Lesson 3: The pH of Solutions Lab

      • Part 1: Include Objective, Introduction, Data Table, Post Lab Questions

      • Part 2: Include Objective, Introduction, "Cupping Card" Data Table, Post Lab Questions

      • Wash your porcelain plate when finished.

  • Lesson 4: Roasting Stages Lab

      • ***Do not melt/burn your roaster!***

      • Include: Objective, Procedure (entirely), Data Table, Post Lab Questions

      • Clean up:

            • Roaster should be wiped out with a dry paper towel. If there is oil or burns, you must use soap and scrub the roaster.

            • Tables should be washed and sanitized with the Lab Bench Cleaner



May 3 - Monday

This is a 3 day week!

Stoichiometry - Post-Test

  • Examine your test.

  • Remediation - Are you still struggling with Stoichiometry? Not happy with your grade?

      • Complete a Pink Assessment Evaluation Form (must be completely filled out.

      • Bring in Pink sheet at the following times to take a 1 question remediation test - you can earn up to 10 points on your test.

          • Monday - After School

          • Tuesday - Before school, lunch, after school

          • Wednesday - Before school, lunch

          • *All retakes must be completed by the end of lunch on Wednesday

The Chemistry of Coffee!

All lessons, data, and experiments need to be included in your Lab Notebook.



April 23 - Friday

Test: Stoichiometry

  • Test Rules

        • No Electronic Devices. No talking.

        • One person per table

        • You may use: 3x5 notecard, periodic table, calculator, piece of paper, pencil

  • Turn in:

        • Test

        • 3x5 Notecard with your name

Chapter 13: States of Matter

  • Due (in your notes) on Monday, April 19th.

  • Read and take Notes

        • 13.1 - The Nature of Gases (Pg 420-424)

        • 13.2 - The Nature of Liquids (Pg 425-430)

        • 13.3 - The Nature of Solids (Pg 431-434)



April 22 - Thursday

Post-Quiz

  • Look over your quiz.

  • Did you get a 75% or below. You must complete a Pink Sheet and retake the quiz (today).

Lecture: Stoichiometry

Stoichiometry Practice - Percent Yield

Assignment: Stoichiometry Chapter Review

    • Due Friday

    • Ch 12 Assessment Pg 411-417

          • #50abc, 53abc, 60, 64, 67, 69, 72

Coming up...

Thursday: Stoichiometry practice (all problems and help)

      • Ch 12 Assessment Pg 411-417

            • #50abc, 53abc, 60, 64, 67, 69, 72

Friday: Stoichiometry Test2



April 21 - Wednesday

Due Today

  • Limiting and Excess Reactant Practice

              • Pg 402 #27, 29

Quiz: Stoichiometry - Limiting and Excess

  • Rules: No Talking, No Electronic Devices, 1 Person per table.

  • Turn in your quiz, notecard and my quiz when finished

Assignment: Stoichiometry Chapter Review

    • Due Friday

    • Ch 12 Assessment Pg 411-417

          • #50abc, 53abc, 60, 64, 67, 69, 72

Lecture: Stoichiometry

Stoichiometry Practice - Percent Yield

Coming up...

Thursday: Stoichiometry practice (all problems and help)

      • Ch 12 Assessment Pg 411-417

            • #50abc, 53abc, 60, 64, 67, 69, 72

Friday: Stoichiometry Test



April 20 - Tuesday

Quiz Tomorrow

  • Make a 3x5" notecard to use with the quiz.

Lecture: Stoichiometry

Assignment: Stoichiometry Review

  • Due tomorrow at the beginning of class

  • Limiting and Excess Reactant Practice

              • Pg 402 #27, 29

Lecture: Percent Yield

Stoichiometry Practice - Percent Yield (MOVED TO TOMORROW)

Coming up...

Wednesday: Quiz; Percent Yield; Practice Problems

Thursday: Stoichiometry practice (all problems and help)

      • Ch 12 Assessment Pg 411-417

            • #50abc, 53abc, 60, 64, 67, 69, 72

Friday: Stoichiometry Test -



April 19 - Monday

Looking for a Summer Job?

Quiz Post-Eval

  • Examine your quiz. Identify what mistakes you made (if any)

      • We will do the quiz problems together in class so you can check your answers.

  • Quiz retake time options - Retake must be completed before the test on Friday.

                  • Today - After school

                  • Tuesday - Before school, lunch, after school

                  • Wednesday - Before school (must be completed before the test starts on Wednesday)

Stoichiometry


Assignment: Stoichiometry Review

  • Due tomorrow at the beginning of class

  • Limiting and Excess Reactant Practice

              • Pg 402 #27, 29

Coming up...

Tuesday: Stoichiometry Limiting and Excess Practice - Glucose (and one more). Quiz: Limiting and Excess Stoichiometry.

Wednesday: Quiz Review; Percent Yield; Practice Problems

Thursday: Stoichiometry practice (all problems and help)

Friday: Stoichiometry Test -




April 9 - Friday

Quiz: Stoichiometry

  • Rules for Quiz

      • No Electronic Devices. No talking.

      • You may use your Periodic Table, Calculator, Piece of Paper and your 3x5 notecard

      • Show all of your work. Turn them in at the front when done.

When you are finished with the quiz:

  • Choose one of the following to read from the latest ChemMatters Magazine. You will group up with people who read the same article and summarize it to the rest of the class.

        • What was the article about?

        • What did you learn?

        • How does it relate to chemistry?

  • ChemMatters Magazine Topics to Read:

        • "Beat the Heat with Paint"

        • "How to Make Fashion Sustainable"

        • "What is Ice Cream?"

        • "Are We Running out of Helium?"

Lecture: Stoichiometry

  • Limiting Reactant.



April 8 - Thursday

Lecture: Stoichiometry

  • Mass to Mass

Lab: Stoichiometry of S'Mores

Assignment #1: 12.2 Stoichiometry

  • Due tomorrow before the quiz

  • Pg 391 #11b, 12ab

  • Pg 393 #13, 14

Kara Johnson Platinum Project

Coming up...

  • Friday: Quiz. Lecture Limiting Reactants.



April 7 - Wednesday

Looking for a Summer Job?

Assignments Due

  • #1 Mole Review

  • #2 Stoichiometry 12.1

      • Grade in class

Lecture: Stoichiometry

Pre-Lab: Stoichiometry of S'Mores

Coming up...

  • Thursday: Lab - Stoichiometry of S'Mores; Lecture - Mole to Mass and Mass to Mass; Stoichiometry Practice Problems

  • Friday: Stoich Practice Problems. Quiz? Mass to Mass Stoich. Lecture Limiting Reactants?



April 6 - Tuesday

Assignment #1: Mole Review

    • This was assigned on March 25th

    • Due Tomorrow

      • Pg 338 #52abc,53,57abc,60ad,62cf,66,67cd,69a

Assignment #2: Stoichiometry 12.1

  • Due tomorrow

    • Pg 385 #1

    • Pg 388 #3,4

    • Pg 389 #5,6,7,8,9,10

Lecture: Stoichiometry

  • Stoichiometry 1: Introduction

Assignment: Stoichiometry 12.2

  • (We will decide when this is due at the end of the period - we may not have enough time to get to it today.)

    • Pg 393 #13,14

    • Pg 395 #15,16



April 5 - Monday

Lab: Rocket Lab!

Lecture: Stoichiometry

  • Stoichiometry 1: Introduction

Assignment: Stoichiometry 12.1

  • Due tomorrow (I will give you time in class to finish this - thank you for working hard today!)

  • Pg 385 #1

  • Pg 388 #3,4

  • Pg 389 #5,6,7,8,9,10



March 26 - Friday

Lab: Rocket Lab!



March 25 - Thursday

Continue Moles

  • Lecture

  • Homework:

      • Mole Review Assignment

      • Pg 338 #52abc,53,57abc,60ad,62cf,66,67cd,69a

      • Due Wednesday we get back

Pre-Lab: Rocket Lab!



March 24 - Wednesday

Test Re-Take

          • You may use your 3x5 notecard and your periodic table and NOTHING ELSE

          • This means NO PHONES, NO EAR BUDS, NO OTHER NOTES, NO FRIENDS OR NEIGHBORS

          • Violators will receive a zero for the test

Continue Moles



March 22 - Monday

Continue Moles

Balancing Equations Review

          • Practice: Ch 11 Assessment pg 375-381

            • #37cd,38ab,39b,40b,41a,42a,48ab,49all,50ab,51ab,52ab,54b,55ab

            • Standardized Test Prep pg 381 #1,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11

Test Re-Take will be Wednesday!



March 5 - Friday

Pick up from yesterday

          • Continue where you left off

Continue Moles



March 4 - Thursday

Let's talk about the test...


Reviewing Chemistry

Ionic Compounds - Naming and Formula Writing

Ionic Compounds - Naming with Polyatomic Ions

Covalent Compounds - Naming and Formula Writing

Naming - Mixed Review

Acids - Naming and Formula Writing

Skeleton Equations

Balanced Chemical Equations

          • Balancing Chemical Equations Online Practice

              • Click on Game - complete level 2 and level 3

              • Must get 5 stars on Level 2 and Level 3 (warning - this program does not save progress so take a screenshot when you complete level 2 and put it in an email, then do it again for level 3, then send the email).

                • When finished, take a screenshot of your score and email it to bealsc@billingsschools.org

                • **Make sure the subject line of your email is the title of this assignment

          • (Optional Extra Practice and Help if needed) Khan Academy - Balancing Chemical Equations

              • If you need any help, watch the videos.



March 3 - Wednesday

Chemical Reactions Test

          • You may use your 3x5 notecard and your periodic table and NOTHING ELSE

          • This means NO PHONES, NO EAR BUDS, NO OTHER NOTES, NO FRIENDS OR NEIGHBORS

          • Violators will receive a zero for the test

More Moles

March 2 - Tuesday

The Mole

Test Review

      • Ch 11 Assessment pg 375-381

            • #37cd,38ab,39b,40b,41a,42a,48ab,49all,50ab,51ab,52ab,54b,55ab

            • Standardized Test Prep pg 381 #1,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11

            • 5 points Extra Credit if turned in by the end of class

      • Test is TOMORROW

March 1 - Monday

Types of Chemical Reactions

Test Review

          • Test will be on Tuesday when we get back

          • Ch 11 Assessment pg 375-381

              • #37cd,38ab,39b,40b,41a,42a,48ab,49all,50ab,51ab,52ab,54b,55ab

              • Standardized Test Prep pg 381 #1,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11

February 19 - Friday

Lab: Chemical Reactions

          • Lab is here

          • SAFETY CONCERNS

              • Fire is present, WEAR YOUR ORANGE MASKS

              • USE WASTE BEAKERS

          • No Pre-Lab? No Lab

Types of Chemical Reactions

Test Review

          • Test will be on Tuesday when we get back

          • Ch 11 Assessment pg 375-381

              • #37cd,38ab,39b,40b,41a,42a,48ab,49all,50ab,51ab,52ab,54b,55ab

              • Standardized Test Prep pg 381 #1,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11

February 18 - Thursday

Types of Chemical Reactions

Pre-Lab: Chemical Reactions

          • Lab will be tomorrow

          • Be ready for it

February 17 - Wednesday

Chemical Equations, Part Deux

Types of Chemical Reactions

February 16 - Tuesday

Lab: Valentine's Day

Chemical Equations, Part Deux

Types of Chemical Reactions

February 5 - Friday

Quiz Retake

          • NO TALKING, NO CELL PHONES, NO NOTES, NO COMPUTERS. Violators will earn a 0 on the quiz.

          • The new score will be your final score for the quiz.

Pre-Lab: Valentine's Day

Chemical Equations, Part Deux



February 4 - Thursday

Skeleton Chemical Equations

Quiz: Ionic and Covalent bonds, VSEPR, Polarity, IM Forces

          • Turn in your review sheet from yesterday and you may use your periodic table and your VSEPR worksheet

          • NO TALKING, NO CELL PHONES, NO NOTES, NO COMPUTERS. Violators will earn a 0 on the quiz.

Chemical Equations, Part Deux



February 3 - Wednesday

Lab make-up

Today at lunch

Quiz Review

Quiz tomorrow

Skeleton Chemical Equations



February 2 - Tuesday

          • Safety Concerns?

          • Show me the Pre-Labs!

          • Find a way to mark your lid so you know what is what

          • Don't be a hoarder!

          • Scrub the lids and microwells when finished

Begin Intermolecular Forces



February 1 - Monday

Polarity

Begin Intermolecular Forces


January 22 - Friday

VESPR Theory

        • PreLab must be entirely completed before class starts the next time we meet or you will not be able to perform the lab and will earn a 0.

Polarity



January 21 - Thursday

If you in the other class last semester or transfer into this class, we will do the following:

Lewis structures lecture #1

Assignment #1:

Lewis Structures Lecture #2

Assignment #2:

If you were in this class last semester, we will do the following

VESPR Theory



January 20 - Wednesday

If you in the other class last semester or transfer into this class, we will do the following:

Lewis structures lecture #1

Assignment #1:

Lewis Structures Lecture #2

Assignment #2:

If you were in this class last semester, we will do the following:

      • Continue Milk Art from yesterday

      • Naming and Lewis Structures Practice

Introduction to Molecular Shapes



January 19 - Tuesday

Welcome Back

        • Need for class: Lab Notebook, Periodic Table, and Calculator

        • Chromebook number - Write it down! Use only your assigned Chromebook.

              • Sanitize it after every use

              • Plug it in every time!

        • Sign up for REMIND today if you have not yet signed up! Click the link in Chemistry Resources at the bottom of this page.

Course Selection for Next Year

Lab: Milk Art Inquiry Activity

        • Click HERE for lab

        • Include this in your Lab Notebook.

        • Do not need to have 'normal' pre-lab stuff. Just follow the instructions and write down what is needed.

Introduction to Molecular Shapes



January 8 - Friday

Textbooks

        • Check-in your borrowed textbooks and return to the bookshelf.

Due - Final Review

        • Turn in the Final Review on the front table

Final Exam

        • Electronic Devices: Silence and put away ALL electronic devices including smart watches. They must remain in your backpack until the bell rings.

        • Need: Pencils, Calculator, Periodic Table, 3x5" notecard

        • When finished: Turn in your test and my test. Find something else to work on (study for another test, read, get a National Geographic).

Good Luck with the rest of your Finals and see you next semester! If you are joining Ms. B's



January 7 - Thursday

Late/Missing Work

          • All late/missing work is due by 3:30pm Thursday, January 7th. No work will be accepted after this date/time.

Review Sessions for Finals

          • Get help, answer questions, and anything else you need. Even if you don't have questions, it might be beneficial to stop in and hear other people's questions.

              • Thursday = 3:10pm-3:45pm

              • Friday = 7:25am-7:55am

Final Review

          • Fall Final Review

              • Put your phones away! This is not time to be distracted by your phone - it is time to prepare for the Final.

              • Read the instructions carefully. Take time to study!

              • You may check your answers in the teacher's book but do not take pictures of teacher's edition book with the answers.



January 6 - Wednesday

Lab Final

          • Canceled. Happy New Year!

          • You will have today and tomorrow to study for the Final Exam. Do not waste your time. No playing on phones. Use this time to prepare for the Final!

Lab Notebooks

          • Due Today. Turn in to the bin on the front table.

STEM Society

          • Today at 2:09pm in room 223.

          • Make STEM T-Shirts to wear and earn time towards points used for Lettering in Science.

          • Make stress balls to get you through Finals!

          • Everyone is welcome even if you've never been to a STEM Society meeting or event in the past.

Chromebooks

          • Use ONLY your assigned Chromebook

          • Wipe the Chromebook with disinfectant EVERY time before your return it to the cart

          • Plug in your Chromebook every time you return it to the cart.

Graded Work Returned

          • Focus on the latest quiz we took - we will discuss it after all papers are handed back.

          • All graded papers will be handed back today.

          • Look at your latest quiz to see where you made mistakes. It was graded on a scale...

Lab Locker Clean-out and Key Check-in

          • All personal items must be removed from locker

          • All lab equipment must be washed, dried and set on the middle lab station to be inventoried

          • All lab lockers must be wiped clean with a wet paper towel

          • When finished, remain at your spot for an inspection. No key? It is $5 to cut a new one!

              • All lab lockers will be inspected and checked off by Beals before you may return to your seat.

Lab Cleanup

          • Period 1: Clean the shelf above your lab station with a damp paper towel and pink disinfectant spray (You may have to move the computers or other equipment. Please return all computers and equipment to their spot after cleaning.around to clean all areas).

          • Period 2: Clean all black countertops in room with pink spray and damp paper towel. Be sure to clean center island as well.

          • Period 3: Scrub all faucets, sinks, and drains with the pink spray and paper towels.

          • Period 5: Inspect and clean all AP Chemistry Equipment at your station. Clean them off with a damp paper towel.

          • Period 6: Wipe down the outside of all lab lockers with a damp paper towel and pink spray.

Books and Book Checkout

          • Do NOT remove a book from this room. Ever.

          • Need to check one out? You must check with Mr. Beals first and have it formally checked out then checked back in when you return it.

          • Books are ~$90 to replace!

Late/Missing Work

          • All late/missing work is due by 3:30pm Thursday, January 7th. No work will be accepted after this date/time.

Review Sessions for Finals

          • Get help, answer questions, and anything else you need. Even if you don't have questions, it might be beneficial to stop in and hear other people's questions.

              • Thursday = 3:10pm-3:45pm

              • Friday = 7:25am-7:55am

Quiz: Lewis Structures, Naming Covalent and Ionic Compounds, and Naming Acids

          • Rules for quiz

              • All electronic devices must be put away.

              • No talking.

              • Turn in your quiz when finished.

Final Review

          • Fall Final Review

              • Read the instructions carefully. Take time to study!

              • You may check your answers in the teacher's book but do not take pictures of teacher's edition book with the answers.



January 5 - Tuesday

Missing Assignments?

        • If you have NO missing assignments by the end of the day on Thursday then I will add 20 points extra credit to your overall grade! All late/missing work must be turned in by 3:30pm on Thursday, January 7th.

Assignment: Naming Acids and Oxyacids

Help Sheet for Quiz

          • You may fill out a 3"x5" notecard (both sides) to use on the quiz. Fill it out as you do the review problems below.

Review - Lewis Structures

Lewis Structures Practice Quiz

                1. You will turn in a piece of paper with your answers. Put a heading on it titled "Lewis Structures Practice Quiz"

                2. Open the practice quiz and draw the Lewis structure on your paper. Then click which answer you think it correct. If you do not draw the structure on your paper before you click your answer you will not get credit.

                3. Submit your answer. If it is incorrect, re-draw and re-select your answer.

                4. When finished, check all of your answers and turn in your paper on the front table.

                5. Click here for the practice quiz.

Review - Naming Compounds

          • Naming Compounds Review - click here and alter the settings according to the instructions below:

              • Quiz Type: Names & Formulas

              • Number of items: 25

              • Compound types: Click "Acids" and "Molecular Compounds"

              • Names and Formulas: Mix & Match

MOVED TO TOMORROW - Quiz: Lewis Structures, Naming Covalent and Ionic Compounds, and Naming Acids

          • Rules for quiz

              • All electronic devices must be put away.

              • No talking.

              • Turn in your quiz when finished.

Lab Notebooks - Due Tomorrow

          • Examine all labs in your Lab Notebook to be sure all Post-Labs and Conclusions are complete and are worthy of an "A".

          • Lab Final is tomorrow - you may use your lab notebook.

Final Review



January 4 - Monday

Welcome Back

        • How was break?

Review - Lewis Structures

        • Assignment: Lewis Structures Worksheet #2 (Page 1 only)

          • #2 - BH3 - incomplete octet.

          • #11-13 - Try these when finished with #1-10. Will not be graded.

Review - Naming Covalent Compounds

Lecture: Naming Acids and Oxyacids

Assignment: Naming Acids and Oxyacids

Coming up...

Tuesday: Review Covalent Bonding, Quiz: Naming Compounds and Acids

Wednesday: Lab Final? Lab Notebooks Due, Review for Final

Thursday: Review for Final

Friday: Final Test



December 23 - Wednesday

Lab: ChemisTree Ornaments

        • ChemiTree Ornament Lab

        • Rules:

          • Must have googles, aprons and cloth masks in the lab area. (Aprons and googles not needed in the lecture of the room.

          • All tracing and cutting must be done in the lecture of the room.

          • Acid bath and Copper(II) Nitrate are at stations in the lab area. Keep the stations clean. Wipe up when done.

          • NO Playing on phones today. If you get done with your ornament, visit with another human being. Or make another ornament for someone special, or play a card game, or....


Coming up...

Monday: Monday: Lewis Worksheet #2, Naming Molecules Practice, Lecture: Naming Acids / Oxyacids.

Tuesday: Naming Acids Practice. Covalent Bonding Practice.

Wednesday: Chapter Review, Lab Notebooks Due?

Thursday: Lab Final.

Friday: Final Test



December 22 - Tuesday

Assignment #1:

Lecture #1 - Covalent Bonding

Assignment #2:

Lecture #2 - Covalent Bonding

Assignment #3

Tomorrow: ChemisTree Ornament Lab



December 21 - Monday

HAPPY WINTER!

        • Today is the Winter Solstice. What is the winter solstice?

Quick Review - Ionic Bonding

        • Kahoot!

Lectures - Covalent Bonding

Assignment #1 (MOVED TO TOMORROW):

Coming up...

Tuesday: Covalent bonding - Lewis Structures #2, Naming Acids and Oxyacids.

Wednesday: Lab - ChemisTree Ornaments



December 11 - Friday

Due: Ionic Bonding Review

        • Due before test

Test Ionic Bonding

Rules:

            • No electronic devices.

            • You may use your periodic table on #1 only.

            • Use a different piece of paper for each part (1 zip grade and 2 pieces of paper).

#1: Ionic Bonding

            • Put your zip grade answer sheet in a pile behind the box and pick up #2

#2: ACT - Ionic Bonding

            • Put your answers in a pile behind the box and pick up #3

            • NO Periodic Table, No calculator

#3 ACT - Radium

            • Pur your answers in a pile behind the box.

            • NO Periodic Table, No calculator

Pre-Lab: ChemisTREE Ornament Lab



December 10 - Thursday

Lab: Gold Penny Lab

        • Lab: Gold Penny Lab

            • Turn your pennies into gold! Must wear orange mask when using bunsen burner.

            • Vote on the Most Convincing Penny!

            • Awards for 79 Club!

        • Finish Post-Lab and Conclusion

Leg Lamp?!

Assignment: Test Review - Chapter 7 - Ionic Bonding

        • Due Tomorrow (Test is tomorrow!)

        • Chapter 7 Assessment p214-217 - #28abcd,29abcd,31ab,32def,34abc,35bc,37efgh,39,40,47,49,59a,68abc,70abcd, (pg219 all - is only assigned for Honors but you may want to look them over to prep for the test)

Quizziz: Ionic Naming and Formulas

        • This is now an OPTIONAL review for tomorrow's test because we are short on time. The quizizz will be open for you to try until class tomorrow. If you complete the quizizz with a 100% you will earn 5pts Extra Credit on the test tomorrow (you may retry it as many times as you'd like!).

        • Go to Google Classroom and complete the quizziz.

Coming up...

Friday: Test - Ionic Bonding, Pre-Lab: ChemisTREE Ornament



December 9 - Wednesday

Due Today

      1. Formula Writing Worksheet (grade together)

      2. Pre-Lab: Gold Penny Lab

Lab: Gold Penny Lab

        • Lab: Gold Penny Lab

        • Measurements do not need to be exact for the following. Just measure close to the listed amount and record your actual amount in your lab notebook.

            • NaCl

            • Vinegar

            • ZnCl2

            • Zn (powder)

Quizziz: Ionic Naming and Formulas

        • Go to Google Classroom and complete the quizziz.

        • You may use your MT Tech periodic table (but nothing else)

        • Don't forget to submit when done.

Coming up...

Thursday: 79 Club Competition, Ionic Bonding: Kahoot and Chapter Review.

Friday: Test - Ionic Bonding, Pre-Lab: ChemisTREE Ornament



December 8 - Tuesday

Due Today

      • Ionic Compound practice problems 7.1,7.2,7.3

            • **If you had problems with the online book, you may turn this in tomorrow. Be sure to take pictures of the needed pages or check out a book at the end of the day.

Assignment: Writing Ionic Formulas

Pre-Lab: Gold Penny Lab

      • Due Tomorrow

        • Pre-Lab: Gold Penny Lab

        • Your lab group needs 4 pennies for tomorrow - two older than 1982 and two newer than 1982. (I do have some older pennies that you can have but don't have any newer pennies left)

Coming up...

Wednesday: Gold Penny Lab, Quizizz

Thursday: 79 Club Competition, Kahoot, Chapter Review.

Friday: Test - Ionic Bonding, Pre-Lab: ChemisTREE Ornament



December 7 - Monday

Lectures: Ionic Compounds

        • Ionic Compounds: Part 1 - An Introduction to Ionic Bonding (Lecture Slides)

        • Ionic Compounds: Part 2 - Naming and Formula Writing

        • Ionic Compounds: Part 3 - Naming Ionic Compounds "The Rules"

        • Ionic Compounds: Part 4 - Review and Practice

Assignments

Due Tomorrow

      1. Read and take Notes (p209-212) - Metallic Bonding: Ch7.3 "Bonding in Metals"

      2. 7.1-7.2 Practice Problems

          • 7.1 p199 #1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9

          • 7.2 p207 #12,13,14,15,17,19

          • 7.3 p212 #20,21,22,23,24,25,26

Coming up...

Tuesday: Writing Formulas Wkst, Pre-Lab: Gold Penny Lab.

Wednesday: Gold Penny Lab, Quizizz

Thursday: Kahoot, Chapter Review.

Friday: Test - Ionic Bonding, Pre-Lab: ChemisTREE Ornament



November 21 - Friday

Due Today

      1. Post-Test: Pink Assessment Retake Form

The Elements

        • Extra Credit Opportunity.

          • Memorize The Elements Song. Sing it in public (or in class). Record it as evidence. Earn +20 extra credit points!

          • Why? If you memorize the song you have just memorized most of the periodic table!

Lab: Experimenting in Infrared

Lectures: Ionic Compounds

        • Ionic Compounds: Part 1 - An Introduction to Ionic Bonding

        • Ionic Compounds: Part 2 - Naming and Formula Writing

Assignments

        • Due (coming soon)

        • 9.1 Pg 267 #1,2

        • More coming as soon as I get it updated!



November 19 - Thursday

Lab: Experimenting in Infrared

        • Experimenting in Infrared

        • 15 minutes to get organized and ready to present.

        • Part 3: Due Today - CLICK ON THE LAB AND READ THE REQUIREMENTS!

            • All experiments will be performed today.

Post-Test: Nuclear Radiation and Electromagnetic Radiation

        • Due Friday (+10 xcred if completed entirely!): You cannot take my test from this room so you might need to complete the remediation before school or after school.

Due Date Summary

      • Due Thursday: Part 3 Experimenting in Infrared

      • Due Friday: Pink Assessment Retake Form



November 18 - Wednesday

Hunting the Elements video

Video: Hunting the Elements

Lab: Experimenting in Infrared

        • Experimenting in Infrared

        • Part 2: Due Today

            • All equipment and supplies must be gathered and put in your lab locker today.

        • Part 3: Due Thursday

Post-Test: Nuclear Radiation and Electromagnetic Radiation

        • Due Tomorrow

        • Everyone must complete the pink Retake for Assessments form.

        • Due Friday. If all problems have been fixed on the pink sheet and it is completed, you will earn +10 extra credit points on the test!

Due Date Summary

      • Due Wednesday: Part 2 Experimenting in Infrared

      • Due Thursday: Part 3 Experimenting in Infrared

      • Due Friday: Pink Assessment Retake Form


November 17 - Tuesday

Quiz: Periodic Table

        • Turn off all electronic devices and put them in your backpack.

        • One person per table.

        • No talking.

        • Turn in all papers at the front when finished.

Lab: Experimenting in Infrared

        • Experimenting in Infrared

            • Open Inquiry Experiment where you get to choose the experiment!

        • Part 1: Due Today

        • Part 2: Due Today

        • Part 3: Due Thursday

Post-Test: Nuclear Radiation and Electromagnetic Radiation

        • Tests will be returned to you.

        • Everyone must complete the pink Retake for Assessments form.

        • Due Friday. If all problems have been fixed on the pink sheet and it is completed, you will earn +10 extra credit points on the test!




November 16 - Monday

Lecture: Periodic Table

        • Lecture - Electron Configuration and the Shape of the Table

        • Lecture Slides #71-108

Lab Activity (Finish on your own time)

Assignment

Chapter 6 - Periodic Table Chapter Quiz Review

        • Due Tomorrow

          • p186-189: #26,31,32,34,36,37,38,39,44,45,47,56,64; p191 #1-8

          • Click here for pictures of these pages in the book. Or visit the online version by going to your Clever account.

Periodic Table Quiz is Tomorrow!

Coming up...

Hunting the Elements video

Video: Hunting the Elements


November 6 - Friday

Graded Work Returned

        • Do not recycle your graded papers until you have checked to see that they have been entered into the grade book correctly.

Scientific Naming Day

        • Hold onto your hat. It is about to get weird in here!

Lecture: Periodic Table

        • Lecture - Electron Configuration and the Shape of the Table

        • Lecture Slides #32-70

Lab Activity

        • This is the last day. Finish your observations today. You can fill out all other parts of your data table at a later time.

        • Lab: It's Elemental



November 5 - Thursday

Lecture: Periodic Table Introduction

Lab Activity



November 4 - Wednesday

The Periodic Table - Introduction

Video: Hunting the Elements

Coming up...

      • Thursday: Lecture - Periodic Table and Periodic Law; Sci Naming Day; Lab: It's Elemental

      • Friday: It's Elemental; Lecture

      • Monday: Hand back tests.



November 3 - Tuesday

Unit Test - Nuclear Radiation and Electromagnetic Radiation

Test Rules

          • No Electronics - turn them off, put them in your backpack.

          • No Talking - I will let you know when it is ok to talk again.

          • Do not write on my test sheet.

          • One person per table.

          • Turn in all testing materials on the front table when finished.

Need

          • Piece of paper with heading

          • Show all work and circle your answer

          • Calculator

          • Pencil

Assignment:

Finish all Post-Labs and Conclusions for the labs we've completed up to this point.

Spectral Lab Stations: 1. He; 2. H; 3. Ar; 4. Xe; 5. Ne; 6. Hg

When finished, you may work on anything for other classes but we are NOT playing on our phones. Find something productive to do.



November 2 - Monday

Happy (Post) Halloween!!!

Assignment: Unit Test Review

DUE Tomorrow (the day of the test)

The following assignment is to help you prepare for the upcoming Unit Test. You must be able to complete these types of problems on your own to be successful in this class and to earn a passing grade on the test. Take your time and do the problems correctly. Check your answers. Be sure to study for the test.

If you have trouble viewing the online book, click here for pictures of each of the pages listed below.

            • Atomic Structure - Chapter 4 Assessment (starts on pg 122)

                • #41,42,51,53,64

                • (Honors Only but shared with you in case you want/need more practice) Pg 125 #1-9

            • Nuclear Radiation - Chapter 25 Assessment (starts on pg 900)

                • #35,36,37,38,39,50,51,52,57,59,61

            • Electrons in Atoms - Chapter 5 Assessment (starts on pg 152)

                • #35,36,38,39,41,45,46,47,51,52,56,63,66,72

                • (Honors Only but shared with you in case you want/need more practice) Pg 157 #1-14

            • Check your answers?

                • Once you've completed a Chapter, you may check your answers in my book. You must complete the problems BEFORE you check your answers - do not copy answers from the book!

                • Stop in after school to check. Stop in tomorrow morning to check.

Unit Test: Atomic Structure, Nuclear Radiation, Electrons and Light

        • Tomorrow

        • STUDY, STUDY, STUDY!!!!



October 23 - Friday

Grade Assignments

      1. Atoms, Electrons, and Light Review Problems

      2. Electron Configuration Review Problems

Lab: Surrounded by Science

      • Lab: Surrounded by Science

        • Day 1 Only: Complete the Pre-Lab according to the instructions on the lab.

          • Complete the activities for Station 1, 2, and 3 (in order)

Unit Test Review

The following assignment is to help you prepare for the upcoming Unit Test. You must be able to complete these types of problems on your own to be successful in this class and to earn a passing grade on the test. Take your time and do the problems correctly. Check your answers. Be sure to study for the test. DUE Tuesday, November 3rd (the day of the test)

      • Atomic Structure - Chapter 4 Assessment (starts on pg 122)

        • #41,42,51,53,64

        • Pg 125 #1-9

      • Nuclear Radiation - Chapter 22 Assessment (starts on pg 900)

        • #35,36,37,38,39,50,51,52,57,59,61

      • Electrons in Atoms - Chapter 5 Assessment (starts on pg 152)

        • #35,36,38,39,41,45,46,47,51,52,56,63,66,72

        • Pg 157 #1-14


October 22 - Thursday

Lecture: Electrons and Light

Noble Gas Configuration and Lewis Dot Structures

Assignments

Both assignments (#1 and #2) are due tomorrow. Put #1 and #2 on a separate piece of paper.

      1. Atoms, Electrons, and Light Review Problems

          • Ch5.1 p132 #1-6

          • Ch5.2 p136 #8,9

          • Ch5.3 pg141 #15,16

      2. Electron Configuration Review Problems

          • Write the Electron Configuration, Noble Gas Configuration and the Electron Dot Structure for the following:

                1. Li

                2. Be

                3. B

                4. C

                5. N

                6. O

                7. F

                8. Ne

                9. Na

                10. Mg

                11. Al

                12. Si

                13. P

                14. S

                15. Cl

                16. Ar

Post-Lab: Atomic Spectrum Lab

Could You Survive The Movies: Back to the Future - VSauce3

Electrocuted for Science!

Coming up...

Friday: Grade assignments; Surrounded by Science Lab and Unit Test Review

Monday, November 2: Halloween Science, Surrounded by Science / Test Review

Tuesday, November 3: Unit Test - Nuclear Radiation and Electromagnetic Radiation


October 21 - Wednesday

Lecture: Electrons and Light

      • Quantum Mechanics, Atomic Orbitals, Electron Configuration

        • Gone today?

          1. Watch the lecture: Electron Configuration

          2. Read / Notes on Ch 5.2 Electron Arrangement in Atoms p134-137

Seniors Only:

Coming up tomorrow:

Assignments

      • Ch5.1 p132 #1-6

      • Ch5.2 p136 #8,9

      • Ch5.3 pg151 #15,16

Post-Lab: Atomic Spectrum Lab

Could You Survive The Movies: Back to the Future - VSauce3

Electrocuted for Science!


October 20 - Tuesday

Lab: Atomic Spectrum Lab

Lecture: Electrons and Light

      • Quantum Model of Light and Atomic Spectra

        • Gone today? Read / Notes on Ch 5.4 Explanation of Atomic Spectra p 144-148


October 19 - Monday

Lecture: Electrons and Light

      • Wave nature of light

      • Absent today? Read Ch 5.1 Atomic Model Spectra p128-132. Click on "Chemistry Book" in the Chemistry Resources section at the bottom of this page.

Demo: Laser Light Show

      • Answer the following in your "Demonstrations" section of your lab notebook

        • What is light?

        • Why does white light break up into the colors of the rainbow?

        • What is sound? How is a sound wave different from a light wave?

        • How do cell phones (and anything that has wireless communication) work?

Prelab: Atomic Spectrum Lab


October 9 - Friday

Assignments Due:

Lab: Fireworks Flame Test

Prelab: Atomic Spectrum Lab


October 8 - Thursday

Lectures: Structure of the Atom, and Nuclear Radiation

Assignments

      1. Assignment: Nuclear Reaction Worksheet

        • Due tomorrow at the start of class.

      2. Pre-Lab: CheMystery - Fireworks Flame Test

        • Due tomorrow. Bring lab shoes and hair ties.

      3. Vote!

        • Sophie Randak graduated from Senior High a few years ago and is a Professor's assistant in a Chemistry Lab at MSU-Bozeman. An image that she took of an experiment they are working on was selected to represent MSU in the National Nanotechnology Coordinated Infrastructure's 2020 image contest. The image is called "Purple Rain". She didn't ask us to go to the site and vote for their project but I think it would be awesome if we all voted for her to support a former Bronc Chemistry student who is doing amazing things in science! Vote here: https://www.nnci.net/nnci-image-contest-2020-stunning


October 7 - Wednesday

E = mc2

Atomic Structure and Nuclear Radiation

      • Due tomorrow.

      • Read and Take Notes on the following. Be sure to take complete notes and read thoroughly.

      • Chemistry book is on the shelf in the lab area. It is the white book with "Chemistry" written in green. Please return it when finished. Online book can be accessed by going to www.clever.com or going to Chemistry Resources at the bottom of this webpage:

        1. Chapter 4: Atomic Structure (102-111)

        2. Chapter 25: Nuclear Chemistry (pg 876-886) We will discuss this section in lecture.


October 6 - Tuesday

      • ACT Testing Day.


October 5 - Monday

Sanitize?!

      • Just a friendly reminder to sanitize your Chromebook and borrowed calculator every single time!

      • Also, plug in your Chromebook every single time!

Lab Notebooks Due

      • Turn in on the front table.

Atomic Structure and Nuclear Radiation

      • Due date will be announced at the end of class when we know how much time was available after the video.

      • Read and Take Notes on the following. Be sure to take complete notes and read thoroughly.

      • Chemistry book is on the shelf in the lab area. It is the white book with "Chemistry" written in green. Please return it when finished. Online book can be accessed by going to www.clever.com or going to Chemistry Resources at the bottom of this webpage:

        1. Chapter 4: Atomic Structure (102-111)

        2. Chapter 25: Nuclear Chemistry (pg 876-886)

ACT/PreACT Test is tomorrow

(this is NOT an assignment, just information for you):

Prepping for the Science portion of the ACT

Go to https://www.crackact.com/act/science/ for free act questions. Answers and explanations are provided after you complete the test.

Juniors & Seniors

Arrive testing rooms by 7:45 on Tuesday, October 6th. Testing rooms will be posted on Monday afternoon in the stairwells. Bring soft #2 pencils, an approved calculator. Food and drink will not be allowed in the testing room. Cell phones and all other electronics are not permitted. Please leave them in your cars or at home. You will be dismissed after testing is complete.

Freshman and Sophomores

No school on Tuesday, October 6th.



October 5 - Monday

Lab Notebooks Due

      • Turn in on the front table.

Atomic Structure and Nuclear Radiation

      • Due date will be announced at the end of class when we know how much time was available after the video.

      • Read and Take Notes on the following. Be sure to take complete notes and read thoroughly.

      • Chemistry book is on the shelf in the lab area. It is the white book with "Chemistry" written in green. Please return it when finished. Online book can be accessed by going to www.clever.com or going to Chemistry Resources at the bottom of this webpage:

        1. Chapter 4: Atomic Structure (102-111)

        2. Chapter 25: Nuclear Chemistry (pg 876-886)

ACT/PreACT Test is tomorrow (this is NOT an assignment, just information for you):

Prepping for the Science portion of the ACT

Go to https://www.crackact.com/act/science/ for free act questions. Answers and explanations are provided after you complete the test.

Juniors & Seniors

Arrive testing rooms by 7:45 on Tuesday, October 6th. Testing rooms will be posted on Monday afternoon in the stairwells. Bring soft #2 pencils, an approved calculator. Food and drink will not be allowed in the testing room. Cell phones and all other electronics are not permitted. Please leave them in your cars or at home. You will be dismissed after testing is complete.

Freshman and Sophomores

No school on Tuesday, October 6th.


September 25 - Friday

STEM Society

What is STEM Society?

        • Sign up for STEM Society Remind go get information as it becomes available: https://www.remind.com/join/stemsociet or text @stemsociet to 81010

        • STEM Society Website: www.STEMSociety.org

        • Meet every other week on Wednesday at 2:09pm to do fun STEM-related activities, learn about scholarships and other opportunities to help you fuel your interest in STEM and to help you find opportunities, money and colleges!

        • Why STEM Society? STEM Magic Shows, STEM Yellowstone, Design and Build Challenges, hang out with other amazing Senior High Students, build your resume, find scholarships. Being involved in STEM Society helps improve your applications for colleges and scholarships!

        • Do I have to come to every meeting?! NO! Come when you can come to meetings and events that work into your schedule. You get points for participation. Those points can be used to Letter in Science!

Letter in Science!

        • Senior High is the ONLY high school in the world where you can earn an Academic Letter and Pin in science!

        • How? Click here for more information.

STEM Society Executive Board Applications

        • Positions available: 1 Freshman, 1 Sophomore, 3 Juniors, 1 Senior

        • Pick up an application in room 223

        • Application must be completed and returned to Beals in rm 223 before 2:10 pm on Wednesday, Sept 30th.

STEM Society Executive Board Duties

        • Plan STEM Society Meetings with Ex. Board members and Mr. Beals

        • Coordinate events including field trips, STEM Magic Shows at elementary schools, STEM Yellowstone, more

        • Letter in Science



Quiz Retake: Significant Figures and Dimensional Analysis Quiz

      • Staple your quiz to the back of your completed pink sheet and turn them in.

      • New quiz

        • Write on your own paper.

        • No electronic devices of any kind (except a calculator, of course).

        • Turn both sheets in at the front table when you are done.

      • Safety: If you are not using a bunsen burner, you may wear your fabric mask, safety glasses, lab shoes, apron. If you are using a bunsen burner, you must wear your orange masks.

      • Each mixture cup has a different amount of each of the unknowns.

      • Keep detailed records of measurements and changes in your procedure.

      • Complete the Post-lab and Conclusion.

      • Turn in lab notebook

Due: Lab Notebooks

      • Turn in your lab notebook on the Monday, October 5th at the beginning of class.