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John Pearson
Room: N137
Email: John.Pearson@mpls.k12.mn.us

Mandi Jung    Email: MJung@TCTeacher.org 


Remember, you are always welcome to re-take any quiz or test.
We are available during 2nd and 4th hour and after school, other times by appointment.

Week 16 - Periodic table,Trends and Bonding(chapter 6, 7 & 8 of text)

Monday 12/14/15 More Nomenclature; PPT  ( practice notes and Periodic trends review sheet)

Tuesday 12/15/15 Clicker review of Nomenclature

Wednesday 12/16/15 Review for Test with Ipads

Thursday 12/17/15 Chapter 6, 7, & 8 test   periodic table, trends and Bonding (nomenclature)

Friday 12/18/15  BLAST DAYS

Week 15 - Chemical Bonds (chapter 7 & 8 of text)

Monday 12/7/15  Cut and Paste Molecules Homework

Tuesday 12/8/15 Simplified Rules of Nomenclature, practice naming

Wednesday 12/9/15 Gallery Walk of Periodic Trends (group Presentations)

Thursday 12/10/15 LAB: Properties of covalent and ionic compounds

Friday 12/11/15  Review of the week (notes on covalent and ionic properties)


Week 14 - AtomPeriodic table and Trends (chapter 6 of text)

Monday 11/30/15

Tuesday 12/1/15

Wednesday 12/2/15

Thursday 12/3/15

Friday 12/4/15


Week 13 - 

Monday 11/23/15

Tuesday 11/24/15

Wednesday 11/25/15 No school

Thursday 11/26/15 No school- Thanks Giving Holiday

Friday 11/27/15  No school

Week 12 - 

Monday 11/16/15

Tuesday 11/17/15

Wednesday 18/11/15

Thursday 11/19/15

Friday 11/20/15

Week 11 - Atomic History (chapter 4 & 5 of text) 

Monday 11/9/15 Isotopic Pennies Lab

Tuesday 11/10/15 Power point of Atomic models and important  people (get a topics to present)

Wednesday 11/11/15  Work day on presentations

Thursday 11/12/15  another research day for presentations

Friday 11/13/15 Flame test Lab (What is LIGHT and where does light come from?)


Week 10 - What's in an Atom?


Monday           11/2/15            Electrostatic Lab

Tuesday          11/3/15            Electrostatic Lab discussion, Atom notes & Bohr Model practice, Subatomic Particles Worksheet (DUE Thursday)

Wednesday     11/4/15            Ions Worksheet and Notes (DUE Friday)

Thursday         11/5/15            M&M Lab (DUE Monday)

Friday              11/6/15            Isotopes Worksheet and Notes (DUE Tuesday)

Useful video for students still struggling with the mole concept: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/daniel-dulek-how-big-is-a-mole-not-the-animal-the-other-one

 Helpful Links:

Play the "build an Atom game here to help study for your next test:          https://phet.colorado.edu/en/simulation/build-an-atom

This is a site that has helpful review and practice problems, especially for SL Chemistry:

Good or interesting web site for Chemistry


https://play.kahoot.it/#/k/fdb03a8d-dd40-425f-b84f-e6a6e5a12b04 - Nomenclature

https://play.kahoot.it/#/k/c178ea63-b011-4882-b52e-4ee31290cd24 - Periodic Trends

Online Textbook
Students will have textbooks issued from the Media center, acess to an online version of the text book, and other handouts that further explain concepts and topics in chemistry. Furthermore, lectures and assignments will often be posted online for review/replacement. If there are extenuating circumstances regarding books, please see the media center specialists.

A copy of the on-line Chemistry Book for 2014-2015 can be found at:
(use the rememption code found in documents below to create your own personal copy)

User Name: SWLAKERX           Password: swlak248

The Wooden Periodic Table: Great interactive periodic table of elements
Isomer Construction Set:  Go to this web site and complete the activity for all possible isomers thru decane (or as far as you can go)
Physics 2000 Website: Physics 2000 website from Colorado
Electron configuration applet:  periodic Table with electron configuration
Table of Electronegativity:  Useful for determining the nature of a bond
Jefferson Labs:  Chemistry Games and Puzzles, hangman, crosswords, etc

Chem 30 Tutorials:  IB thermodynamics tutorial with imbedded applets
Heating: Curve Simulation
Mole Conversion Video: Helpful video about mole conversions

Gas Properties Simulation: Useful simulation of gas properties

Chemistry (honors and regular) - Files available for Download:

document Honors Chemistry 2015-16 Syllabus   --  Read this for info on class structure and policies.
document Class Update Week 2   --  Summary of Events for both sections - Week 2
document Moleasses Cookie Recipe Extra Credit.doc   --  Extra credit must be recieved By Oct 30th 2013
document Metric system prefixes   --  here is a more complete list of the SI (system international) prefixes
document Expectations and 1st assignment   --  easier to read than the full syllabus grading scale etc
document On-Line text redemption code 2015-16   --  you can use this code to create your own version of the on-lines text with your own bookmarks, etc.
PDF classification properties flow chart key   --  answers to the packet that was turned in
document density practice problems key   --  worksheet and answers to the density problems we have done
PDF Histroy of Atomic models   --  from class on 10/2/14 fill out your notes page
PDF Answers to Ch 2&3 review questions   --  answers to the golden review sheet
PDF Sig Figs clickr Q's   --  The Questions and answers to The Sig Fig questions from class 9/14/15
PDF Dimensional Analysis Notes and Worksheet   --  Notes and worksheet from class on Thursday 9/24/15
document Conversions Showdown   --  Conversion powerpoint from 9/30/15
document lab write-up template   --  here is a basic template to use when doing a full lab write up for most science classes
document 1st Quarter Extra Credit   --  Convert the crazy recipe individually, and bake in groups of up to 4. bring sample to help celebrate
PDF The Magnificent Mole PowerPoint   --  A primer to moles and mole calculations.
document Power point on Empirical formulas   --  here is the complete power point from Class (chapter 10 for more examples esp page344)
document Ch 4&5 Review answers   --  The blue review sheet (with answers) that you go Friday 11/20 in prep for the test Tue 11/24/ DO IT, CHECK IT, STUDY IT, DO WELL
PDF Ch 4 & 5 Clicker review Q's   --  practice questions (answers at end) for you to practice if we don't get to them on Monday 11/22
PDF Ms Jungs follow along notes   --  a good example of notes on the various atomic theories by Ms Jung
PDF Notes answers from 11/19 excited atoms   --  answers to notes on excited electron configurations and the math review
PDF Periodic Table basics   --  Power point from Monday 11/30/15 make sure to have these notes.
document Properties of Covalent and IOnic   --  after the lab we want to make sure you have these ideas well understood (chapter 7&8)
document use these fill in notes as you go thru the powerpoint   --  Given Monday 12/14 (some studenst at choir/band practice)
document Ch 7 & 8 powerpouint   --  use the fill in notes to get the most of it. Done in Class Monday 12/14/15
PDF answers to the follow along notes   --  check your answers to the Nomenclature and compound practice we worked on Monday 12/14/15 here
document simplified rules of Nomenclature   --  here are the notes and answers to practice problems; also has the "writing a chemical formula homework and answers to help study
PDF Practice questions on Periodic trends   --  these are the clicker questions from Tuesday 12/15/15
document 2nd Quarter extra credit option Carmels   --  Making wonderful carmels;need to use a thermometer and graph data.
document 2nd quarter extra credit option Peanut brittle   --  need to translate reciepe, make a foamy candy and answer a few questions
PDF answers to the Mixed dot structure homework   --  Check em out; make sure you're doing it right
document bonding vocabulary   --  these terms are due when you take the final; here is a gift in case you want to check your answers before the test. (look in Ch 7&8)
PDF answers to the review/practice guide   --  Here are the answers to the review/practice problems from Tuesday 1/12. this is great practice for test
document Notes and answers to types of Reactions   --  get any notes you might have missed on reaction types and check your note pages
document Balancing Reactions and mole review   --  Partial answers to the homework to check if you are having trouble and didn't come in
PDF Nomenclature, mole and balancing review   --  here are a lot more review questions for the clickers from 1/27/16; formatting is not so good; sorry
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