• Week 1    8/21-8/23rd 

     
    Wednesday
    D-Nice Say-Hi
     
    Thursday/Friday
    Welcome Demos
    Index card intro
    Pick up handouts "Lab Familiarization & Observation of a Burning Candle" See above for link
    Activity "Lab Familiarization" Stamp in class when completed
    Lab Scienctific Observation of a Burning Candle

    Homework due Monday 
    Read Lab Scienctific Observation of a Burning Candle and answer prelab questions on lab (questions #1-6)
     

    Week 2     8/26-8/30 

    Monday 
    Pick up packet "Lab Safety & Scientific Method, Chapter 1" See above for link
    Receive textbook (leave it at home, return it in June)
    Continue to work on experiments for Investigation of Combustion

    Homework: 
    Complete what you can from Candle Lab, due in class Thursday/Friday
    Candle Lab (combustion & sci meth), Policies, equipment & Safety Exam next Thursday/Friday 9/5 or 9/6
     
    Tuesday/Wednesday 
    Start Lab Safety
    Video: "Starting with Safety" glassware, burners, thermometers, glass tubing
    Receive textbook (leave it at home, return it in June)
    Finish Scienctific Observation of a Burning Candle - complete post lab questions at home
    Start Techniques Walkaround (Walkaround Cards from Class)

    Homework:
    Read policies & safety contract, have your parents sign and you sign
    Scienctific Observation of a Burning Candle - complete post lab questions
     
    Thursday/Friday Aug 29th Back to School Night
    Video: "Starting with Safety" Centrifuge, Dressing for Safety,  Behavior in Lab, Emergency Equipment
    Techniques Walkaround (make glass elbow and take equipment quiz) due next Thursday/Friday

    Homework 
    Candle Lab (combustion & sci meth), Policies, equipment & Safety Exam next Thursday/Friday 9/5 or 9/6
    Start yellow notes; vodcast Thurday/Friday 9/5 & 9/6
     

    Week 3     9/2-9/6 

    Monday 
    Labor Day  Labor Day

    Tuesday/Wednesday 9/3 & 9/4 
    Show Back to School videos
    Review Candle Lab 
    Work on Techniques Lab, turn in if you finish, fill out yellow notes from vodcast
     (
    Walkaround Cards from Class)
    Homework: 
    Vodcast (if needed)
    Chapter 1 Exam Thursday/Friday Block period
    Students and Parents should sign safety contract & policies, know equipment, safety, techniques, sci method, chapter 1. 
    Yellow notes due; 

     
    Thursday/Friday 9/5 & 9/6
    Exam Chapter 1 
    Finish Techniques Lab Walkaround (if needed)
    Pick up Lab "Physical & Chemical Changes"  read and draw procedures

    Homework:
    Chapter 3 Matter - Read Lab: physical/chemical change and DRAW the procedure. Step #1 done in class for you as an example. Due Tuesday/Wednesday
     
    Week 4  9/9-9/13 
    Dress for Lab on Tues/Wed (show me pants and shoes)
     
    Monday 9/9
    Pick up new packet for rest of combustion & matter Matter & Combustion Packet
    Get HMH Log in & start 1.2 on page 31-36 complete predict, analyze, collaborate, ask, collaborate (BEC), analyze, explain, analyze.
    HMH Log in for Textbook

    Homework: 
    DRESS FOR LAB Tues/Wed
    Prelab pictures/pictograph 
    HMH 1.2 on page 31-36 complete predict, analyze, collaborate, ask, collaborate (BEC), analyze, explain, analyze, due sometime next week
    HMH Log in for Textbook
    Vodcast I  Matter and Vodcast II Matter due next Tuesday/Wednesday
    Vodcast Outline

    Tuesday/Wednesday 9/10 & 9/11 
    DRESS FOR LAB
    Lab: physical/chemical changes due next Tuesday/Wednesday
    HMH 1.2 on page 31-36 complete predict, analyze, collaborate, ask, collaborate (BEC), analyze, explain, analyze, due sometime next week
    HMH Log in for Textbook
    Vodcast I  Matter and Vodcast II Matter due next Tuesday/Wednesday

     
    Homework:  
    Phy/Chem Change Lab - Lab check Tuesday/Wednesday
    HMH 1.2 on page 31-36 complete predict, analyze, collaborate, ask, collaborate (BEC), analyze, explain, analyze, due sometime next week
    Vodcast I Matter  and Vodcast II Matter due next Tuesday/Wednesday

     
    Thursday/Friday 9/12 & 9/13  
    Review lab and Demo for lab examples - sublimation of Iodine, dehydration of sugar
    Finish Physical Chemical Change Lab
    Return Intro Exam
    Start Lab Separating a Mixture from HMH Book - finish next week

    Homework: 
    Finish Physical Chemical Change lab questions
    HMH 1.2 on page 31-36 complete predict, analyze, collaborate, ask, collaborate (BEC), analyze, explain, analyze, due sometime next week
    Vodcast I Matter  and Vodcast II Matter due next Tuesday/Wednesday


    Week 5  9/16-9/20 

    Monday/Tuesday 9/16 & 9/20 
    Review Physical Chemical Change lab - Lab Quiz next Thursday/Friday
    Start Lab Separating a Mixture from HMH B
    Matter prelab for Matter walkaround color and label in class.

    Homework: 
    Vodcast I Matter  and Vodcast II Matter - not necessarily due until next Monday, but it will help you with lab quiz
    Finish & Study for lab check Physical Chemical Change Lab
    HMH 1.2 on page 31-36 complete predict, analyze, collaborate, ask, collaborate (BEC), analyze, explain, analyze = not necessarily due until next Monday, but it would help you with lab quiz

    Tuesday/Wednesday 9/17 & 9/18
    Lab check Physical Chemical Changes- open lab check
    Finish Separation lab, unless you need time for salt to dry
    Start Matter Walkaround

    Thursday/Friday 9/19 & 9/20

      Warm Up if you were absent   

    #1. In the lab, a chemist analyzed a sample of methanol and found that it was made of 6.2g of carbon, 4.1g of hydrogen, and 15.9g of oxygen. What is the percent composition of each element?

    #2. What is the percent composition by mass of each element in carbon dioxide, CO2?

    Phy/Chem lab returned as well as techniques lab
    Finish separation lab if needed
    Matter Walkaround Pre-Lab & Notes 
    Warm up Calculations from 
    Matter Problem Solving
    sup probs #1, 3, 5, 9 & 11 only 
    Supplemental Problems with Answers
    Prelab Matter walkaround 
    Matter Walkaround in class, correct and stamp.


    Homework:  
    Separation lab questions & lab due Monday (you can have 10minutes of class to do a final weighing)
    Finish HMH up to separation lab and submit
    Finish both Vodcasts
    Feel free to start Matter Walkaround notes, but we will work on walkaround on Monday
    Matter Walkaround Pre-Lab & Notes 
    Matter exam next Thursday/Friday



    Week 6  9/23-9/27 

    Monday 9/23  
    Demo's Liquid Nitrogen
    Matter Walkaround Pre-Lab & Notes 
    Matter Problem Solving (example calculation)
    Supplemental problems #1, 3, 5, 9 & 11 only, open link below (from my on line version, yours in your binder are different)
    Supplemental Problems with Answers

     
    Homework:
    Review for Thursday/Friday exam on Matter
    You should have HMH "Engage" completed, Vodcasts completed, Separation Lab turned in. Supplemental Problems are optional, but there will be a calculation on the exam. 

    Tuesday/Wednesday 9/24 & 9/25 
    Finish Matter Walkaround in class, correct & stamp Pre-Lab & Notes 
    Complete HMH Review for Matter “Self Check & Unit Practice & Reivew"
    Start Unit Project “Optimizing Toothpaste” Complete “Make a Claim” & “Conduct Research”
     
    Homework: 
    Exam Ch. 3 Matter 
    Packet/Intro sheet Due Ch. 3 Matter - Vodcast I & II, Matter Prelab, & Matter Walkaround
     
    Thursday/Friday 9/26 & 9/27 
    Exam Matter
    Optimizing Toothpaste HMH Book

    Homework: 
    Optimizing Toothpaste HMH Book Complete “Make a Claim” & “Conduct Research”
    Think about how you would "optimize" your toothpaste. 
     

    Week 7  9/30-10/4th 

    Monday 9/30  
    Show me your homework: Claim & Research
    Test your original toothpaste, takes notes & observations
    Optimizing Toothpaste HMH Book
    Do you have a scienctific calculator you can bring to class?

    Homework: 
    Optimizing Toothpaste Think about how you would "optimize" your toothpaste. List five safety procedures you will follow. 

    Tuesday/Wednesday 10/1 & 10/2 
    Optimizing Toothpaste HMH Book - 
    Develop a plan to test the whitening ability of the Brillant Smile toothpaste mixture. 
    List your criteria with support of the class discussion
    Design your experiment, test your design & collect data. 
    Do you have a scienctific calculator you can bring to class?

    Homework: 
    Complete everyother problem on "Working with Numbers" in this packet Link
    Do you have a scienctific calculator you can bring to class?
     
    Thursday/Friday 10/3 & 10/4 Link to new packet - Measurement & Moles
    Discuss Measurement & quantitative data for Toothpaste lab
    Optimizing Toothpaste HMH Book - 
    Do you have a scienctific calculator you can bring to class?

    Homework: 
    Complete everyother problem on "Working with Numbers" in this packet Link
    Do you have a scienctific calculator you can bring to class?

     
     
     
Last Modified on October 2, 2019