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Unit 1

Periodic Table - Uses of the Elements

 8/13:     [30 ,minute block] What is chemistry - Get to know Mrs. Luci and expectations/Name cards/some demos

 8/14:      Partners & seating chart /Join Google Classroom/Pass out element List, periodic Table -
                /Notes Handout - Work in groups of 4 to review notes and do review problems - Students will display solutions 
                on white boards/Check out books/HW: 1. Read and take notes pg. 68, 69, 70
               2. sign course orientation  - Just print last page and return with parent and student signatures. 
               3. safety contract signed and questions answered  4. Draw Bohr Model for: Mg, F. 

 8/15:     Stamp Bohr Model HW  - quick review of Bohr models on board/Collect Signed course orientation and safety 
               contract/ Na Demo - Make a list of observations/Discuss and  Intro to Redox Rxns /  
                Read and take notes Predicting Ions Notes: Debrief and ask questions, then complete the guided practice problems
                 in your group of 4/Questions on Course Orientation/HW: Predicting ion charge, Bohr Models and protons, neutrons 
                and electrons.   2. Read and take notes on pages pg 94-97    3.  Ionic Bonding & Ionic Nomenclature notes.

8/16:     Stamp & Rev. HW/ Watch the Alkali Metal Video [3 minute video on the redox reaction of Alkali metals  with water]/
                Redox reaction with copper wire and silver nitrate - Draw Pictures 
              HW:  1. Read and annotate the front page of "Precision, accuracy and significant figures" handout 
                        2. Review Measurement Terms Handout 
                        3. Video: Uncertainty in measurement, significant figures in measurement  
                          4.  Writing Binary Formulas worksheet - Write formula and name for 1-5

8/19:      HW Quiz/Writing Binary Formulas complete and review 1-8/Group B ions (Transition Metals) Handout - Do 9-12 on 
               worksheet & review/Finish Redox demo from Friday - What is being oxidized and what is being reduced...How do you know?
                Evidence?  /Precision vs. accuracy??, what is uncertainty??
                HW:  1. Ionic bonding HW pg.121: #41 then name a-d, f-h     2.  Precision, accuracy and Sig. figs back side
                          3.  Study element list 

8/20:    St &  Review Ionic bonding HW/Finish lecture on accuracy, precision & sig. figs -review back side/Measurement activity - 
            Graduated cylinders & ruler on counter to draw and write the value of the smallest increment and label the uncertainty  - 
             students do and then review with class on board/HW: 1. Ionic Nomenclature  pg. 118-119:#6,25   2. Study element symbols

8/21:      St & Rev. HW/Measurement tools on board- write measurement with uncertainty and underline the sig. figs. /
            Iron and Copper (II) sulfate rxn #1/Zinc and copper (II) chloride Rxn #2/ 1. What was oxidized?  2.  What was reduced? 
             3.  What are the products? 4. Are there any spectators? Use evidence to support your statements/
             HW: 1. Sig. Fig's in Measurement Practice   2. Study for element quiz

8/22:     Stamp &Rev. HW/Copper metal + nitric acid Rxn Demo (REDOX) Questions: 
             1. Write down your visual observations of the reaction. 
             2.  Why did the reaction stop?   3.  What was oxidized?  Evidence to support?/Complete & Rev. SN Handout/
            /HW: Read and take notes pg 126-140  & then try  sig. figs sheet [1-20] - Underline the sig. figs.
8/23:      St & Rev. Sig. Fig HW on board/More Measurement practice with handout, then review/Redox problem: Balance using half 
                reaction method Fe(s)  +  SnCl2(aq)    -->   Sn(s)    +    FeCl3(aq) /Element symbols quiz #1 & HW Quiz #2
                HW: 1. Read and take notes on pg. 258-261    2. sig. figs sheet 21-60   3. Look up the water displacement method
8/26:       Review Sig. Fig. HW/Pass back element Quiz and Write elements you missed three times/Rules for sig. figs. sheet/
                Sig. Figs in math on back of Precision, accuracy & sig. figs./HW:   1. Lab Format Handout - review   
                2. Redox Problem #1 (Complete like examples from class)

8/27:        Put answer key up to sig. fig math & Redox Problem #1/Sig. figs. & measurement packet, Sig. figs 7 Rounding and
                 Binary Ionic nomenclature practice/  Review Answer keys when complete/Element symbol Quiz #2
                HW: 1. Complete Redox Problem #2 & #3 from last night's worksheet  2.  Study element names and symbols  

8/28:      St. & Rev. Redox HW/Meaning of division activity (Mass per unit volume of a wood block) Pre-write, collect data & do    
                calculations - turn in/HW: 1.  More Binary Formulas

8/29:       Put up answer key on Document Camera from last nights HW/Review wood block lab by shredding on document camera-
                pass back and discuss with partner/Lab #2: Meaning of division activity with cylinders (mass per unit
               volume of a plastic cylinder and submit/HW: 1. Read and take notes on pgs. 144-148 

8/30:     [SUB] St. HW/Pass back cylinder ratio lab - redo policy and questions/Practice lab with how to label units on a mixture
                (Different than 
              cylinder lab, as the mass and volume were both for the wood block so they could be ignored] & review on white boards: 
              Jelly Bean and Kidney Bean practice lab/HW QZ #2/Measurement stations/HW: 1.  Nomenclature  Pgs. 118-119: 7, 8, 25   
             2. Read pg 635 - 637 & 652 -654

9/3:     St. HW/Prep Lab & do #3: Find the mass part per mass whole of an iron and sand mixture - turn in/Redox Problem #4 with 
            diatomic molecule /HW:  1Try Redox problem #5 on worksheet [HINT:  all diatomic molecules have a zero charge.] 
                                        Intervention: Lab Redo's

9/4:     Rev. Redox HW #5/Pass out and discuss Metal replacement Lab and discuss SDS paperwork - collect all data/Rev Redox 
             HW #5/HW: 1.  Finish all Pre-Lab questions in ink on a piece of binder paper.  2.  Read attached SDS information for 
             metals and give me one highlight from each metal. SDS Link: Copper  Magnesium   Tin    Zinc

9/5:     Element Symbol Quiz #3/Metal Single Rep. Lab- Begin writing half reactions for the lab /HW: 1. Complete Redox sheet  
            2. Review: DA Steps Handout 

9/6:      DA Lecture/Review Redox rxns from Metal Replacement lab & Redox HW/Pass back Fe and Sand lab/HW Quiz #3 /
              HW: 1.  Isn't DA Fun? 3-6  worksheet      2.  Write 12 original reaction equations for the Metal replacement Lab

9/9:      St DA HW & Review/Work on Oxidation and reduction half reactions for Metal Replacement lab/
             HW: 1. Finish Metal Replacement Lab   2.  Isn't DA Fun?  # 7, 8, 9 

9/10:      Collect Metal Replacement Lab/DA Ratio Units: how to do the mi/sec to mm/day and the gal/min to L/hour & cubed & squared units/
               Discuss pre-write for Voltaic Cell lab [Answer 3 questions in Background information -  Define Oxidation & Reduction, then read
                 Flinn information at bottom of front page, and tell me something you learned from it. Then title all tables in lab.]/ 
                HW: 1.  Naming compounds  2. Read Voltaic cell lab  

9/11:  Review HW/ Complete all Data Voltaic Cell lab  Table 1/Sample Calculations for Predicted Potentials in Table 2 / 
         HW: 1.  practice Ionic Nomenclature    

9/12: Finish Data collection for Voltaic Cell Lab - Table 2 /Rev. HW/ Write redox reactions for the lab/HW: finish lab

9/13:  Collect Voltaic Cell lab/ Homogeneous mixture of sugar and sand - How many grams of sugar are in the mixture? 
        - talk through with partner...what would you do, what would you measure and what would your sample calcs look like/ 
          Prep  Salt Solution Lab -Introduction and data table/Enroll in Quiz #4/ HW: 1. Research Electroplating    
         [Be sure to record your sources.]   
        2. Chem HW worksheet - Complete through 1.22 x 10-8 mi/sec to nm/day [Hint:   1 x 109 nm = 1 m]
                   Log In Information:  
                                                                Block 3: Enrollment KEY:        Class ID: 
                                                                Block 5: Enrollment KEY:        Class ID: 

                                       Intervention:  Lab Redo's

 9/16: Start Salt solution lab/Review HW/Wood Block Activity: If a wood block has a mass of 45.67 g and the dimensions of 4.56 cm x 2.34 cm x 
        14.56 cm, find the mass per unit volume of the block/HW: 1. Use your ratio for the wood block problem in class to calculate the mass of a 
        giant block with dimensions of 3,459.00 cm x 854.90 cm x 291.61 cm    2. Finish Chem HW worksheet 
                                    Intervention:  Lab Redo's
9/17: Stamp HW & Rev. /Finish Salt solution lab, now solve for how many grams of salt are in the big bottle of solution if Mrs. Luci made 1000.0 ml./
        /Cylinder Ratio & DA Pre-write: Purpose - Find the mass per unit volume of one cylinder.  Then use your ratio to solve for the volume of a giant 
        cylinder of the same material that has a mass of 4.56 lbs.  [MLA heading, title, Introduction with purpose and Background Information with 3  
          bullets,also make a data table./HW: 1. DA Practice sheet [complete at least 4 problems]  
        2.  Read Electroplating Notes & watch Electroplating Video 
                                        Intervention:  Lab Redo's

9/18:  Put HW answers on board/Pass back Salt solution labs & discuss how to redo/Do Cylinder Ratio lab and turn in/
            Beandle Activity with Calcs. as groups of 4/Mole Reading...What is a mole?  What is Avogadro's Number? /
             HW: 1.  Electroplating Lab Pre-Write - Finish Introduction 
             2.  Unit 1 Practice Test    

9/19: Review Practice Test /Practice molar mass and Avogadro's Number in simple DA Problems - 
         HW:  1. Review practice test  

9/20: Unit 1 Test/HW: 1. Write your procedure and make final data table   2. Complete nomenclature worksheet practice               

9/23:    Electroplating Lab data collection, run two trials/Pass out polyatomic ions list/HW: 1. Ratio Review HW       
            2.  Work on electroplating lab  3. Study Polyatomic ions