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John Pearson
Room: 009
Email: John.Pearson@mpls.k12.mn.us

 

 

 

Required Textbooks/Equipment:

 

 

 

 

Chemistry Text:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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)

www.connected.mcgraw-hill.com

User Name: SouthwesL

Password: south987

 

NOTE: The link below is for school year 2011-2012

Go here to view the (old) online chemistry book: https://www.pearsonsuccessnet.com/snpapp/login/login.jsp

Username = southwest

Password = lakers

  

 

For powerpoint presentations on all Physics chapters go here: http://southwest.mpls.k12.mn.us/hewitt_conceptual_physics_powerpoint_presentations.html

 

FOR IB SL CHEMISTRY:

Helpful Links: 

This is a site that has helpful review and practice problems:
http://www.kent.k12.wa.us/staff/AdamSkagen/tests/IB-testindex.htm

Good or interesting web site for Chemistry

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 ismers 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 2013-14 Syllabus   --  Read this for info on class structure and policies.
document Heating Curve worksheet   --  Scroll past worksheet to view ANSWERS
document notes on classification and properites Sept 10 & 11   --  here are the notes on elements, compounds, mistures and properties read Ch 3 of text for more details
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   --  you can use this code to create your own version of the on-lines text with your own bookmarks, etc.
document answers to Simple metric conversions   --  some are still having trouble with this. It will be on Thursdays test
PDF Answers to Ch 2 & 3 review   --  after doing the review make sure you check and study the classification/properties worksheet and the metric conversions
document Mole conversions (DA practice)   --  here is the mole conversion worksheet we went over in class Fri 10/11/13 visit website linked above
document Heat Notes   --  Some of the most important things to know about Energy in chemistry; Chapter 15 & 17 stuff
PDF Ch 2&3 Clicker quiz   --  this was done in class on Tuesday 9/22/14 answers at the end if you want to practice again
document DA group practice review   --  These problems were given as group practice on Wed 9/23/14 (answers at end)
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
document atomic_timeline_fill_in_the_blank_for_ppt.docx   --  look at the history of atomic models (above) and fill this cart in for your notes
PDF basics of the periodic table   --  we went over this in class on 10/3/14
PDF the active notes (filled in) for electron configuration   --  check these and make sure your not making any errors
document 1st Quarter Extra credit   --  Make the conversions and bake the cookies must be submitted by Thursday October 29th, 2014
document review with answers for Ch 4&5 Test   --  will be given in class on Monday 10/20/14 as review for the test on 10/21/14
PDF check/complete your notes on excited states   --  electrons in excited states give off light (photons of energy) check the math and study for the homework on this.
PDF answers to Homework due Mon 10/12/14   --  check your answers here if you kept it to study from (has been punched as "on time" or consult to get late credit on the homework and to help study for the test
PDF The mole powerpoint   --  Here is the powerpoint slides from Thursday 10/23 and friday 10/24 in hinors Chem.(will be presented a little later in Reg Chem)