Course Name:  Chemistry
Course Number:  3621

Updated April, 2006

Month

Content

Activities

Assessment

August-

September

Introduction to chemistry

Significant Figures

Chemical/Physical properties

1.2 Atomic # & Mass #

1.2 Subatomic structure

1.2 Atomic Theory History

Physical/Chemical Lab

Make model of atom

Composition of     Pennies Lab 

Flame colors Lab

Atomic Model Webquest

Lab Safety Quiz

Sig. Fig Quiz

Test Ch 1,2,3

October

3.2 Writing names & formulas of ionic and covalent compounds

Noble gas configuration

4.1,4.2 Balancing chemical equations

4.2Types of chemical reactions

3.3 Intermolecular forces

Electron Lab

Constructing models

Types of chemical

reactions lab

CuO, MgO lab

Formula Quiz

Test Ch 4&5

November

5.2 Equilibrium

5.1 Factors effecting rate of reaction

4.2 Endo/exothermic reactions

1.2 Review history of atom

2.1 Energy levels vs sublevels

2.1 Electromagnetic emissions

Le Chatlierís principle lab

Film Canister Rockets

Electron dart minilab

Balancing Eq. Quiz

Reactions Quiz

Test Ch 6

December

2.3 Properties of the periodic table

3.1 Electronegativity

3.3 Molecular shape

Model kit work

Metal reactivity lab

Marshmallow lab

T-shirt Chrom. Lab

e- configuration quiz

Test Ch 7 & 8

January

3.1 Chromatography

6.2 Kinetic Theory

Vaporization Races minilab

Rootbeer Lab

Quiz Ch 9

Test Ch 9 & Semester Final

February

4.2 The Mole

4.2 Avogadroís number

4.2 Mass-mass & mass volume relationships

Mg Lab

Create a Mole

Test Ch 10 & 11

Quiz Ch 12

March

% composition

3.3 H-bonding

6.1 Molarity

6.2 Colligative properties

Solution Identification Lab

Ice Cream Lab

Test Ch 12

Test Ch 13

April

6.3 Acid-base reactions

Net ionic equations

6.3 Titrations

6.3 Buffers

6.3 effects of pH

Acid reactions Lab

Salt Lab

Titration Lab

Acid Rain Video

Test Ch 14 & 15

May- June

4.2 Redox Reactions

4.2 Electrochemistry

4.2 Electrolytic vs galvanic cell

4.2 Cell potentials

2.2 Nuclear energy

2.2 Half-life

2.2 Fission vs Fusion

Alcohol content Lab

Electroplating Lab

Test Ch 16 & 17

Test Ch 20 & 21

State Core as Final Test