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TRIMESTER TWO 2017-18

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Assignment Tracker: Due Dates #1, Due Dates #2

Week Thirteen (3/12-3/16)

Monday 3/12

Finals Review Day

Assignment:

Study for Finals

Tuesday 3/13

Finals for Periods 1,3,5

Assignment:

Study for Finals

Wednesday 3/14

Finals for Periods 2,4

Assignment:

Get some sleep!

Thursday 3/15

No School :)

Assignment:

Get some more sleep!

Friday 3/16

No School :)

Assignment:

Have a Wonderful Weekend!



Week Twelve (3/5-3/9)

Monday 3/5

Properties of Water

Polar and Non-polar Molecules Notes 3/5

Assignment:

Skim Read Chapter 21

Tuesday 3/6

Hydrogen Bonds Notes 3/6

Acids, Bases, and the pH Scale

Half Life and Radioactive Decay

Assignment:

Read Chapter 14.4

Wednesday 3/7

Radioactive Decay Notes 3/7

Assignment:

Finish Radioactive Decay practice problems

Thursday 3/8

Half Life Simulation

Assignment:

Finish Half Life Simulation and Graph

Friday 3/9

Review for Final

Assignment:

Finish Review Packet



Week Eleven (2/26-3/2)

Monday 2/26

Combining Ions Lab

Assignment:

Finish Lab Write Up

Tuesday 2/27

Phet: Balancing Chemical Equations

Assignment:

Finish Phet: Balancing Chemical Equations

Read Chapter 14.3

Wednesday 2/28

Cosmos: Episode 2 WS

Assignment:

Finish Cosmos WS

Thursday 3/1

Conservation of Mass Lab

Assignment:

Read Chapter 14.3

Friday 3/2

Finish Conservation of Mass Lab

Reaction Rates: Exothermic and Endothermic Reactions Notes 3/2

Assignment:

Skim read Chapter 21

Week Ten (2/19-2/23)

Monday 2/19

No School!

Assignment:

None.

Tuesday 2/20

Electrons Orbitals and Spectral Lines

Chemical Bonds: Ionic and Covalent Notes 2/16 and 2/20

Assignment:

Read Chapter 13 - if you haven't already

Wednesday 2/21

13B Chemical Formulas

Assignment:

Finish 13B Chemical Formulas

Thursday 2/22

Chemical Reactions and Balancing Chemical Equations Notes 2/22

Assignment:

Read Chapter 14.1

Friday 2/23

Classifying Chemical Reactions

Chemical Reaction Card Sort

Assignment:

Read Chapter 14.2

Week Nine (2/12-2/16)

Monday 2/12

Electron Dot Diagrams Notes 2/12

Isotopes

Assignment:

Read Chapter 12.2

Tuesday 2/13

Ions POGIL

Chapter 12 Review Problems: pg. 304 Vocabulary #1-18, pg. 305-6 Problems #1-3 Chapter 12 Review Key

Assignment:

Finish Ions POGIL

Read Chapter 12.4

Finish Chapter 12 Review Problems in INB

Wednesday 2/14

Chapter 12 Test

Assignment:

Check Synergy StudentVue for any missing assignments

Thursday 2/15

Ionic Bonds Notes 2/15

Ion Cut Outs - Part One

Assignment:

Read Chapter 13.1

Friday 2/16

Ion Cut Outs - Part Two Key to Ion Cut Outs

Naming Compounds (See notes for 2/20)

Combining Ions

Assignment:

Read Chapter 13.2

Finish Ion Cut Outs: Part One and Part Two

Week Eight (2/5-2/9)

Monday 2/5

Structure of the Atom Notes 2/5

Periodic Tables and Classification of Elements Color Coded Periodic Table

Assignment:

Read Chapter 12.1

Tuesday 2/6

Our Molecular Selves (article)

Organization of the Periodic Table and Electron Orbitals Notes 2/6

Assignment:

Read Chapter 12.3

Wednesday 2/7

Bohr Models Notes 2/7

Atomic Cards

Assignment:

Finish filling in Atomic Card information including Bohr Models and color coding. Atomic Cards in INB

Thursday 2/8

Phet: Build an Atom

Assignment:

Finish last page of Phet: Build an Atom

Friday 2/9

Finish Atomic Cards

Patterns of Reactivity in the Periodic Table Notes 2/9

Assignment:

Read Chapter 12.2

Enjoy the weekend!



Week Seven (1/29-2/2)

Monday 1/29

Density Notes 1/29

Assignment:

Read Chapter 10.1

Tuesday 1/30

10A Density Lab

Assignment:

Finish Density Lab Write up.

Wednesday 1/31

Review Chapter 9 Test
Physical and Chemical Properties and Changes Notes 1/31

Assignment:

Read Chapter 10.2

Thursday 2/1

Chapter 10.1 and 10.2 Quiz

Assignment:

None!

Friday 2/2

No School - Grading Day

Assignment:

None!

Week Six (1/22-1/26)

Monday 1/22

Types of Heat Transfer Notes 1/22

Conductors, Insulators, and Specific Heat Capacities

Assignment:

Finish Specific Heat Capacities WS Specific Heat Capacities WS

Tuesday 1/23

Specific Heat Lab

Assignment:

Finish Lab Write Up
Finish Specific Heat WS

Wednesday 1/24

Review Specific Heat Lab and calculate percent error.
Review Specific Heat WS.
Review Chapter 8 Test.

Assignment:

Read all of Chapter 9 if you haven't already.

Thursday 1/25

Chapter 9 Test

Assignment:

Read Chapter 10.1.

Friday 1/26

Density POGIL

Assignment:

Finish Density POGIL

Finish reading Chapter 10.1

Week Five (1/15-1/19)

Monday 1/15

No School.

Assignment:

None.

Tuesday 1/16

Lauric Acid Lab: Determining Melting/Freezing Points

Assignment:

Finish Lab Write-up.

Wednesday 1/17

Phet: States of Matter

Chapter 8 Review Chapter 8 Review Answers

Assignment:

Study for Chapter 8 Test

Thursday 1/18

Chapter 8 Test

Assignment:

Read Chapter 9.1.

Friday 1/19

Heat and Thermal Energy Notes 1/19

Specific Heat

Assignment:

Read Chapter 9.2

Week Four (1/8-1/12)

Monday 1/8

POGIL: Classification of Matter

Assignment:

Finish POGIL: Classification of Matter

Tuesday 1/9

Separating a Mixture Lab

Assignment:

Finish Lab Write-up.
Read Chapter 8.1.

Wednesday 1/10

The Nature of Matter and States of Matter Notes 1/10 and Chapter 2 Key

Assignment:

Polish Lab Write-up.

Thursday 1/11

Temperature Conversions. Notes 1/11

Assignment:

Finish temperature conversion practice problems in INB.

Read Chapter 8.2.

Friday 1/12

Interpreting Phase Change Graphs Notes 1/12

Assignment:

Reading a Heating/Cooling Curve WS # 1-6

Read Chapter 8.3.

Week Three (1/1-1/5)

Monday 1/1

Happy New Year!

Assignment:

Make a resolution you can keep ;)

Tuesday 1/2

No school

Assignment:

None

Wednesday 1/3

Organize and update INB.

Begin watching NOVA: Hunting the Elements and answer WS.

Assignment:

None

Thursday 1/4

Watch NOVA: Hunting the Elements and answer WS.

Assignment:

Chapter Two Vocabulary Definitions and Questions.

Friday 1/5

Finish NOVA: Hunting the Elements and complete WS.

Assignment:

Chapter Two Vocabulary Definitions and Questions.




Week Two (12/11-12/15)

Monday 12/11

Dimensional Analysis and Conversion Factors Notes 12/11

Begin Significant Digits Notes 12/11

Assignment:

Read 1.1, 1.2, 1.3 (if you haven't already)

Tuesday 12/12

Significant Digits Notes 12/12

POGIL: Fundamentals of Experimental Design POGIL: Experimental Design

Assignment:

Finish POGIL Fundamentals of Experimental Design

Wednesday 12/13

2A Flow Rate Lab

Assignment:

Finish 2A Flow Rate Lab

Thursday 12/14

Graphing Notes 12/14Types of Variables and Direct vs.Inverse Relationships Notes 12/14

Assignment:

Study for Chapter One Test

Friday 12/15

Chapter One Test

Assignment:

Have a Wonderful Winter Break!













TRIMESTER ONE 2017-18


Assignment Tracker and Due Dates

Assignment Tracker and Due Dates #2


Week Thirteen (11/27-12/1)

Monday 11/27

Week One (12/5-12/8)

Tuesday 12/5

Introductions, Expectations, and Syllabus

Getting to Know You Bingo

Textbook Checkout

Assignment: Using Your TextbookWS

Get syllabus sheet signed.


Wednesday 12/6

Set up Interactive Notebook (INB)
Chapter 1 Pre-test
Section 1.1 Measurement notes in INB Notes 12/6
SI units and the Metric System

Assignment:

SI Units WS: Practice problems #1-15

Thursday 12/7

Lab 1A Measurement

Assignment:

Finish what you can of 1A Measurement Lab (we'll go over class results on Friday)


Friday 12/8

Accuracy, precision, and resolution Notes 12/8
Dimensional Analysis and Conversion Factors

Assignment:

Read Chapter 1.1, 1.2, and 1.3













TRIMESTER ONE 2017-18


Assignment Tracker and Due Dates

Assignment Tracker and Due Dates #2

Week Thirteen (11/27-12/1)

Monday 11/27

Acids, Bases, and pH scale Notes 11/27

Assignments:
Work on review packet for final exam.

Tuesday 11/28

Review for Finals

Last day to turn in late work for any credit.

Assignments:

Study for final exam.

Wednesday 11/29

Finals during Periods 1,3,5

All periods meet.

Assignments:

Periods 2,4: Study for final exam.

Thursday 11/30

Finals during Periods 2,4

All periods meet.

Assignments:

None.

Friday 12/1

No School!

Assignments:

Rest. Relax. Laugh. Smile. Have fun!


Week Twelve (11/20-11/25)

Monday 11/20

Glow Stick Lab

Assignments:
Finish Glow Stick Lab Post-Lab Questions

Tuesday 11/21

Nuclear Decay Reactions Notes 11/21

Writing Balanced Equations and Predicting Products Decay Practice WS Key
Analyzing Scientific Claims - Discussion of Cell Phone Article

Assignments:

Check Synergy (StudentVue) to see if you are missing any assignments.

Wednesday 11/22

Water and Solutions Notes 11/22

Assignments:

Review Study Guide

Copy any missing notes into INB. Organize INB with Table of Contents and subject tabs.
Skim read Chapter 21 (all).

Thursday 11/23

No School - Thanksgiving Break!

Assignments:

Give Thanks.


Friday 11/24

No School - Thanksgiving Break!

Assignments:

Share with others what you are thankful for. Spread that gratitude!

Week Eleven (11/13-11/17)

Monday 11/13

Balancing Chemical Equations and Chemical Reactions Notes 11/13

Assignments:
Read Chapter 14.1

Tuesday 11/14

Classifying Chemical Reactions

Chemical Reactions Card Sort Card Sort Key

Assignments:

Finish Chemical Reaction Card Sort

Read Chapter 14.2

Take notes on Chapter 14.3

Wednesday 11/15

14A Conservation of Mass Lab

Assignments:

Finish 14A Conservation of Mass Lab Write-up


Thursday 11/16

Nuclear Reactions and Radioactive Decay Notes 11/16

Assignments:

Read 14.4

Half-Life Worksheet - will be posted in INB Half-Life WS Key

Friday 11/17

Half Life Notes 11/17

Half-Life Simulation Activity

Assignments:

Finish Half-Life Simulation Activity Graph and Questions

Attempt 14.4 Radioactivity WS


Week Ten (11/6-11/10)


Monday 11/6

Chemical Formulas and Combining Ions Notes 11/6

13B Chemical Formulas Activity

Assignments:

Finish 13B Chemical Formulas Activity


Tuesday 11/7

Polyatomic Ions, Oxidation Numbers, and Naming Compounds Notes 11/7

Assignments:
Finish Chapter 13.2 WS Packet
Read 13.1 and 13.2 if you haven't already.

Wednesday 11/8

Cosmos Episode 2: Some Things that Molecules Do

Assignments:

No Homework!

Thursday 11/9

Combining Cations and Anions Lab

Assignments:

Finish Combining Cations and Anions Lab Problems

Friday 11/10

No School!
Assignments:
Finish any missing assignments.


Week Nine (10/30 - 11/3)


Monday 10/30

Finish Phet: Build an Atom

Phet: Build an Atom
Chapter 12 Review
Chapter 12 Review Answer Key

Assignments:

Study for Chapter 12 Test. The test will cover 12.1, 12.2, and 12.3.


Tuesday 10/31

Chapter 12 Test.
Assignments:
Read Chapter 13.1 and take notes in INB.

Wednesday 11/1

Chemical Bonds: Covalent and Ionic Notes 11/1

Assignments:

Read Chapter 13.2

Thursday 11/2

Ions POGIL

Assignments:

Read Chapter 13.2

Friday 11/3

Phet Balancing Chemical Equations

Assignments:
Finish Ion POGIL and Phet Balancing Chemical Equations if you haven't already.

Week Eight (10/23 - 10/27)

Monday 10/23

12A Atomic Structure Lab

Assignments:

Finish 12A Atomic Structure Lab.

Read Chapter 12.1

Tuesday 10/24

Atomic Structure Notes 10/24

Organization of the Periodic Table

Color Coded Periodic Table of Elements

Assignments:

Read Chapter 12.2

Finish coloring Periodic Table

Wednesday 10/25

Energy Levels of Electrons Notes 10/25

Atomic Cards - Periodic Table Basics

Assignments:

Finish Atomic Cards - Periodic Table Basics

Read Chapter 12.3

Thursday 10/26

Bohr Models and Lewis Dot Structures Notes 10/26

Post Atomics Cards into INB Atomic Cards

Assignments:

Work on Chapter 12 Packet
Work on answering questions on back of Periodic Table Basics WS

Friday 10/27

Isotopes Notes 10/27

Finish Atomic Cards
Phet: Build an Atom - We will finish this in class on Monday 10/30. Phet: Build an Atom

Assignments:

Finish Chapter 12 Packet - Due Monday 10/30
Finish questions on back of Periodic Table Basics WS

Week Seven (10/16 - 10/20)

Monday 10/16

Class Review and Calculations associated with 9C The Specific Heat of a Metal Lab

Assignments:

Finish 9C The Specific Heat of a Metal Lab.

Finish Specific Heat WS (both sides).

Tuesday 10/17

Density Density Notes

Density POGIL

First three pages of POGIL

Assignments:

Read Chapter 10.1 and 10.2

Wednesday 10/17

10A Density Lab

Assignments:

Work on Density Lab Questions

Read Chapter 10.1 and 10.2 (if you haven't done so already)


Thursday 10/18

Complete pages 4 & 5 of Density POGIL

Finish Density Lab.

Friday 10/19

Physical and Chemical Properties 10.2 Notes 10/20

Assignments:

Chapter 9/10 Assessment. Put answers in INB. Due Monday 10/23!
Chapter 9/10 Assessment Problems

Week Six (10/9 - 10/13)

Monday 10/9

Heat Transfer, Specific Heat, and Thermal Energy Equation Notes 10/9

Assignments:

Do 9.2 Heat Transfer WS - this will go into INB on Monday 10/16

Read Chapter 9.1 and 9.2 (if you haven't done so already)

Tuesday 10/10

9C The Specific Heat of a Metal Lab

Assignments:

Specific Heat WS (both sides) Due Monday 10/16

Attempt answering lab questions in section 2: Analyzing the Data

We will go over how to do these calculations on Monday 10/16.

Wednesday 10/11

Essential Skills and Testing Day

No regular classes meet.

Thursday 10/12

No School!

Friday 10/13

No School!

Week Five (10/2 - 10/6)


Monday 10/2

Freezing/Melting Point of Lauric Acid Lab

Assignment:

Finish Lauric Acid Lab questions
Read 8.1-8.3.

Tuesday 10/3

Nature of Matter Notes 10/3
Phase Changes and States of Matter Notes 10/3

Assignment:

Finish Lauric Acid Lab questions Due 10/4
Read 8.1-8.3.
Reading a Heating and Cooling Curve WS
Do problems #1-10. Due 10/4

Wednesday 10/4

Phase Changes and States of Matter
Temperature and Scale Conversions
Notes 10/6

Assignment:

Finish Temperature Scale Conversion Problems in INB

Thursday 10/5

Review for Chapter 8 Test Review Notes
Chapter 8 Review Answer Key

Assignment:

Finish Chapter 8 Test Review Problems
Pg. 196 #1-21 Pg. 197-198 #1-8

Friday 10/6

Chapter 8 Test

Assignment:

Read Chapter 9.1 and 9.2
Analyzing a Scientific Claim and POGIL: Fundamentals of Experimental Design are due by 3:30pm TODAY or no credit will be issued.

Week Four (9/25 - 9/29)


Monday 9/25

Fundamentals of Experimental Design POGIL

Assignment:

Finish POGIL and graph of Model 2

Tuesday 9/26

2A Flow Rate Hypothesis Lab

Assignment:

Work on Flow Rate Lab graph and lab questions

Wednesday 9/27

Scientific Inquiry and Evidence Notes 9/27

Assignment:

Finish Flow Rate Lab
Read 2.1 and 2.2.

Thursday 9/28

Scientific Inquiry and Evidence Notes 9/28

Science Term Pairing and Term Antonyms Science Antonyms

Begin Chapter 8.1 Guided Reading WS

Assignment:

Study for Chapter 2 Quiz

Friday 9/29

Chapter 2 Quiz

The Nature of Matter Notes 9/29

Assignment:

No homework!

Week Three (9/18 - 9/22)

Monday 9/18

Graphing Dependent and Independent Variables

Direct vs. Inverse RelationshipsNotes 9/18

Assignment:

Recognizing Patterns on Graphs #1-6 (record in INB)
Recognizing Patterns on Graphs

Tuesday 9/19

Review for Chapter One Test

Wednesday 9/20

Chapter 1 Test
INB Check - put INB in crate

Assignment:

Read Chapter 2

Thursday 9/21

Presentation on Library Resources
Begin Project Analyzing a Scientific Claim

Friday 9/22

Work on Project Analyzing a Scientific Claim

Assignment:

Finish Article for Project (Due 9/25)

Week Two (9/11-9/15)

Monday 9/11

Lab SafetyLab 1A Measurement
Tuesday 9/12

Dimensional Analysis and Conversion Factors Notes 9/12

Assignment:Dimensional Analysis WS


Wednesday 9/13

Dimensional Analysis practice continued

Significant Digits Notes 9/13

Assignment:

Finish Dimensional Analysis practice WS

Thursday 9/14
Conversion Chain Activity 1C Conversion Chains

Assignment:

Finish Conversion Chain Activity calculations and questions
Do Table 1 and Practice Problems #1-5 on Significant Digits WS

Friday 9/15
Wrap up Conversion Chain Activity
Wrap up Significant Digit WS
How to Graph Data and Types of Graphs Notes 9/15

Assignment:

If you haven't already...
Finish Conversion Chain Activity 1C Conversion Chains calculations and questions
Do Table 1 and Practice Problems #1-5 on Significant Digits WS

T1 Week One (9/6-9/8)

Wednesday 9/6

Introductions, Expectations, and Syllabus
Set up Interactive Notebook (INB)

Assignment: Using Your TextbookWS

Get syllabus sheet signed.

Thursday 9/7

Chapter 1 Pre-test
Section 1.1 Measurement notes in INB Notes 9/7
SI units and the Metric System

Assignment:

SI Units WS: answers for practice problems #1-15 go in INB

Friday 9/8

Continue SI units conversion practice and ladder method
Accuracy, precision, and resolution notes Notes 9/8
Begin Dimensional Analysis

Assignment:

Finish....
SI Units WS: answers for practice problems #1-15 go in INB
INB Check on Monday 9/11