IB Chemistry

Week 10.  4/16 - 20

Monday. 

  • Work day

Tuesday.  

  • Topic 8.5.  Acid Deposition
Wednesday. "I have yet to see any problem, however complicated, which, when you looked at it in the right way, did not become still more complicated."  -  Poul Anderson

  • Titration lab

Thursday.  Procrastination is the seed of self-destruction.  -  Matthew Burton 

  • Titration lab

Friday.  Never confuse a single defeat with a final defeat.  F. Scott Fitzgerald

  • Work day
  • Check pH of Substances lab, book questions, and Titration lab today or Monday.


Week #9. 4/9 - 4/13


Monday.
Art is I, science is we.
  • Topic 8.3 PowerPoint- The pH Scale
  • Polyatomic ion quiz-- again

Tuesday.  You matter.  Until you multiply yourself by the speed of light squared.  Then, you are energy.

  • PhET online simulation.  Due end of period or tomorrow.
Wednesday.  

I would rather attempt to do great things and blow it, than succeed at meaningless things and just get by

  • Topic 8.4- Strong Acids and Bases
  • PhET due if not turned in yesterday

Thursday.  Failure is never as scary as regret.

    • pH of Substances lab
    • Hand out review for Topic 7 & 8 test

    Friday.  

    The darkest hour of any man's life is when he sits down to plan how to get money without earning it.  Horace Greeley


    • pH of Substances lab




    Week #8. 3/26 - 3/30


    Monday. 
    “I'm for truth, no matter who tells it. I'm for justice, no matter who it is for or against. I'm a human being, first and foremost, and as such I'm for whoever and whatever benefits humanity as a whole.” - Malcom X

    • Topic 7 Quiz tomorrow
    • LeChatelier's Principle lab
    • Enthalpy for the Combustion of Ethanol due today (turnitin.com and hard copy)
      • Either a hard copy and through Turnitin.com are due Monday by midnight.  Turnitin.com classes below.
        • 2nd period:  16112617
        • 3rd period:  16112647
        • 4th period:  16112699
          • Enrollment key for all classes is Jansen

    Tuesday.  Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power.  We have guided missiles and misguided men.  

    • Topic 7 quiz
    • Topic 8.1 PowerPoint- Theories of Acids and Bases

    Wednesday.  The future belongs to those who see possibilities before they become obvious.

    • Topic 8.2 PowerPoint- Theories of Acids and Bases
    Thursday. No amount of experimentation can ever prove me right; a single experiment can prove me wrong.  -  Albert Einstein
    • 8.2  PowerPoint continued.

    Friday.  Maybe it's not too late to learn how to love and forget how to hate.  Ozzy Osbourne 

    • Modern Marvels- Acids
    • Check LeChatelier's Principle lab

     

     

    Week #7. 3/19 - 3/23

    Monday.  If everything is important, then nothing is.

    • Finish Equilibrium PowerPoint
    • Hand out Topic 7 review (not graded)
    • Enthalpy for the Combustion of Ethanol due Monday

    Tuesday.  “The duty of youth is to challenge corruption.”  - Kurt Cobain

    • Work on Topic 7 review
    • Books question assigned for Topic 7 & 8.
    • Chapter 15

      15.2, 15.4 a & b, 15.5, 15.8, 15.13, 15.15, 15.16, 15.27, 15.35, 15.36, 15.51, 15.52, 15.53

      Chapter 16

      16.1, 16.3, 16.13, 16.14, 16.15, 16.17, 16.18, 16.19, 16.21, 16.29, 16.43, 16.99, 16.100

    Wednesday.  “Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not.”  - Dr. Seuss

    • Work on Topic review or book questions
    Thursday. “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed, citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.”  - Margaret Mead
    • LeChatelier's Principle Powerpoint.  Topic 7.2

    Friday.  “If everyone demanded peace instead of another television set, then there'd be peace.” - John Lennon

    • Work day.  (Chrome books available)
    • Enthalpy for the Combustion of Ethanol due Monday (turnitin.com and hard copy)
      • Either a hard copy and through Turnitin.com are due Monday by midnight.  Turnitin.com classes below.
        • 2nd period:  16112617
        • 3rd period:  16112647
        • 4th period:  16112699
          • Enrollment key for all classes is Jansen
    • Topic 7 quiz Tuesday


    Week #6. 3/12 - 3/16

    Monday.  A great pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do.  -  Walter Gagehot
    • Work day

    Tuesday.  I might only have one match, but I can make an explosion. - Rachel Platten

    • Topic 5 & 6 test

    Wednesday.  (Mr. Jansen absent)

    • Last day to work on Enthalpy of Combustion of Ethanol lab.

    Thursday.  “Never be afraid to raise your voice for honesty and truth and compassion against injustice and lying and greed. If people all over the world...would do this, it would change the earth.” - William Faulkner

    • Start Topic 7 with Equilibrium tub activity (graded in class today)

    Friday.  “Nothing strengthens authority so much as silence.”  Leonardo Da Vinci

    • Rate of Reaction and Book questions due (actually turned in) today.
    • Topic 7 PowerPoint- Equilibrium


    Week #5. 3/5 - 3/9

    Monday.  Excellence is not being the best, it is doing your best
    • Work day
    • Analysis checked- day 2.

    Tuesday.  Every great achievement was once considered impossible.

    • Finish Topic 6 PowerPoint- Kinetics

    Wednesday.  “I always felt that my greatest asset was not my physical ability, it was my mental ability.”  -  Bruce Jenner

    • Work day

    Thursday.  “Though we have the courage to raise our daughters more like our sons, we’ve rarely had the courage to raise our sons like our daughters.” — Gloria Steinem 

    • Rate of Reaction lab

    Friday.   It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken adults.  Frederick Douglass

    • Rate of Reaction lab
    • Topic 5 & 6 test Tuesday


    Week #4.  2/26 - 3/2

                       
    Monday.  What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.  - Ralph Waldo Emerson
    • Introduce Topic 6
    • Topic 5 quiz (no ozone)

    Tuesday. 

    • Mr. Jansen absent- work day

    Wednesday.  We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.  Winston Churchill 

    • Topic 6 PowerPoint- Kinetics
    • Hand out review for Topic 5 and 6 test
    • Analysis (raw data, graphs, and processed data in detail for one trial) checked Friday

    Thursday. Please not do confuse your Google search with my science degree.  Unknown

    • Topic 6 PowerPoint- Kinetics

    Friday.  “Do you know what my favorite part of the game is? The opportunity to play.” – Mike Singletary

    • Work day 
    • Analysis checked


    Week #3.  2/19 - 2/23


    Monday.  

    • No school

    Tuesday. 

    • No school

    Wednesday. Success comes from having dreams bigger than your fears  --  Terry Litwiller

    • Topic 5.3 The Ozone and Energy in Foods
    • Analysis for Enthalpy for the Combustion of Ethanol checked next week

    Thursday. 

    • No school- snow (minimal KE in the air allowed the intermolecular force (hydrogen bonding) to bring the dihydrogen monoxide molecules together and form a solid)!

    Friday.   Don't rush when you brush. 

    • Work day
    • Quiz on Monday (no Ozone)



      Week #2.  2/12 - 2/16
              


    Monday.  Why?  Why not?  Why not you?  Why not now? 

    • Hand out "help" for Enthalpy of Ethanol Combustion lab
    • Return Ionic vs. Covalent

    Tuesday.  You miss 100% of the shots you don't take.  -  Wayne Gretzky

    • Continue to work on Enthalpy of Ethanol Combustion lab

    Wednesday. “If life was not meant to be a puzzle it would have come with an instruction manual.”

    • Topic 5.2 and 5.3 PowerPoint.  Bond Enthalpies and Hess's Law

    Thursday. Danger for most of us lies not in setting our aim too high and falling short; but in setting our aim too low and achieving our mark. -Michaelangelo

    • Topic 5.2 and 5.3 PowerPoint.  Bond Enthalpies and Hess's Law
    • Hand out Topic 5 worksheet (not graded and answers provided)
    • Topic 5 and 6 book questions assigned 
    • Chapter 5 

      5.37, 5.38, 5.39, 5.41, 5.45a.d, 5.49, 5.51, 5.53, 5.55, 5.61, 5.63, 5.64 

      Chapter 14 

      14.1, 14.7, 14.10, 14.13, 14.47, 14.51, 14.65, 14.71a


    Friday.  Attitude is more important than the past, than education, than money, than circumstances, than what people do or say. It is more important than appearance, giftedness, or skill.” – – Charles Swindoll  

    • Work day. 
    • Quiz Friday


    Week #1.  2/5 - 2/9


    Monday.  I never expect to lose.  Even when I am the underdog, I still prepare a victory speech.  -  H. Jackson Browne

    • Topic 5.1 PowerPoint.  Measuring energy changes

    Tuesday. Dost thou love life? Then do not squander time, for that is the stuff life is made of. -Benjamin Franklin

    • Contiune with Topic 5.1 PowerPoint.  Measuring energy changes

    Wednesday.  When you are born into a world you don't fit in; it's because you were born to help create a new one.

    • Work on Enthalpy of Combustion for Ethanol practice problem (not graded)

    Thursday. 

    • Enthalpy of Combustion for Ethanol lab

    Friday.   If you are not going to think big, don't bother thinking at all.  -  Thomas J. Vilord

    • Enthalpy of Combustion for Ethanol lab


    Week #20.  1/29 - 2/2


    Monday.  The expert in anything was once a beginner.

    • Topic 1 Test continued
    • Check Mole lab, Magnesium Oxide lab, and book questions
    • Review for final

    Tuesday.  Spectacular achievement is always preceded by painstaking preparation. - Roger Staubach

    • Check Mole lab, Magnesium Oxide lab, and book questions
    • Review for final

    Wednesday.  Don't stress.  Do your best.  Forget the rest.

    • Final Exam over Topic 2,3,4, and 11.1 for second period.

    Thursday. Don't stress.  Do your best.  Forget the rest.

    • Final Exam over Topic 2,3,4, and 11.1 third and fourth period

    Friday.  

    • No IB chemistry today.  Good luck on finals.


    Week #19.  1/22 - 1/26


    Monday.  

    • Finish Concentration of Solutions ppt.
    • Matter ppt.

    Tuesday.  Education is not preparation for life;  Education is life itself.  John Dewey

    • Review for Topic 1 Test on Friday, book question, or prepare for the Final exam next week.
    • Check Mole lab and the Magnesium Oxide lab

    Wednesday. Effort equals results

    • Review for Topic 1 test on Friday, book questions, or prepare for the Final exam next week.
    • Check the Mole lab and Magnesium Oxide lab
    • Hand out yet another limiting reactant problem (not graded, solution provided)

    Thursday. Excellence is attained when you care more than others think is wise, risk more than others think is safe, dream more than others think is practical, expect more than others think is possible.  - Jim Gentil

    • Review for Topic 1 test on tomorrow, book questions, or prepare for the Final exam next week.
    • Check the Mole lab and Magnesium Oxide lab

    Friday.  Let's do this. - Home Depot

    • Topic 1 Test-Multiple Choice part only. 
    • Book questions checked on Monday


    Week #18.  1/15 - 1/19


    Monday.  

    • MLK no school

    Tuesday.  Step by step.  I can't think of any other way of accomplishing anything. -  Michael Jordan.

    • PowerPoint- Topic 1.3 Stoichiometry

    Wednesday.  When you in search of honey, you must expect to be stung by bees.

    • PowerPoint- Topic 1.3 Stoichiometry
    • Re-hand out Stoichiometry worksheet (not graded, answer key provided in class)
    • Hand out Topic 1 Review

    Thursday. If we always look back, we lose sight of what's ahead 

    • Hand out another Stoichiometry worksheet (not graded, answer key provided in class)

    Friday.  The past cannot be changed. The future is yet in your power. - Mary Pickford 

    • Topic 1.3 PowerPoint- Concentration
    • Topic 1 Test in one week
    • Hand out review for semester final


    Week #17.  1/8 - 1/12


    Monday.  
    A great pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do.  - Walter Gagehot

    • Mass, Moles, Volume, and Atoms lab 
    • Either a hard copy and through Turnitin.com are due today by midnight.  Turnitin.com classes below.
      • 2nd period:  16112617
      • 3rd period:  16112647
      • 4th period:  16112699
      • Enrollment key for all classes is Jansen

    Tuesday.  There are those who see an opportunity, and those who seize an opportunity.

    • PowerPoint- Topic 1.2 Empirical and Molecular Formulas
    • Mole quiz Friday
    • Mole lab due Friday

    Wednesday.    The very essence of leadership is having vision.  -  Ludwig van Beethoven

    • PowerPoint- Topic 1.3 Chemical Equations
    • Balancing Equations worksheet (not graded)

    Thursday. The closer one gets to the top, the more one finds that there is no top.  -  Nancy Barcus

    • Determining the Empirical Formula of Magnesium Oxide

    Friday.  Give me a lever long enough, and a prop strong enough and i can single-handedly move the world.  -  Archimedes

    • Mole quiz
    • Work on yesterday's lab
    • Stoichiometery pre-test


    Week #16.  1/1 - 1/5


    Monday.  

    • No school

    Tuesday.  “Change doesn’t come in nickels and dimes. It comes in dedication and sweat.” - Toni Sorenson

    • Topic 1.2 PowerPoints.  The Mole as a Number, Mass, and Volume

    Wednesday.  It is not enough to have a good mind.  The important thing is to use it well.  Rene Descartes  

    • Topic 1.2 PowerPoints.  The Mole as a Number, Mass, and Volume
    • Hand out worksheet (not graded)

    Thursday.  “He who asks is a fool for five minutes, but he who does not ask remains a fool forever.”–Chinese Proverb

    • Work on yesterday's worksheet.
    • Address questions about Ionic or Covalent lab due Monday. 
    • Assign book questions for Topic 1(mole questions)
      • 3.1, 3.9, 3.10, 3.11, 3.23, 3.27, 3.29,  3.33, 3.35, 3.39, 3.43, 3.49, 3.57, 3.59, 3.67, 3.69, 3.75, 3.77, 4.61, 4.63, 4.67, 11.9, 11.33 

    Friday.  We are what we repeatedly do.  Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.  Aristotle

    • Last chance to work on and get help for Ionic or Covalent lab.
      • Both a hard copy and through Turnitin.com are due Monday by midnight.  Turnitin.com classes below.
        • 2nd period:  16112617
        • 3rd period:  16112647
        • 4th period:  16112699


    Week #15.  12/11 - 12/15


    Monday.  Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone.  Pablo Picasso

    • Ionic or Covalent lab
    • Review for test

    Tuesday.  "The only people with whom you should try to get even are those who have helped you." John E. Southard

    • Ionic or Covalent lab
    • Review for test
    • Book questions due tomorrow

    Wednesday.  "What would you attempt to do if you knew you would not fail?" Robert Schuller

    • Ionic or Covalent lab
    • Review for test
    • Book questions due

    Thursday.  "Rarely have I seen a situation where doing less than the other guy is a good strategy." Jimmy Spithill

    • Topic 4 Test

    Friday.  My religion is very simple.  My religion is kindness.  Dalai Lama

    • Work on Ionic or Covalent lab.  Due 1/8
    • Introduce Topic 1



    Week #14.  (12/4 - 12/8)

    Monday.   Being male is a matter of birth.  Being a man is a matter of age.  Being a gentleman is matter of choice.  -  Vin Diesel

    Topic 4.3 Covalent Network Solids

    Tuesday.  Winning isn't everything, but wanting to win is.  -  Vince Lombardi

     

    • Electrolysis of Water lab

    Wednesday.  You can't depend on the eye when your imagination is out of focus.  Mark Twain

    • Topic 4.5 Metallic Bonding PowerPoint

    Thursday.   Enthusiasm is contagious.  Start an epidemic

    • Ionic vs. Covalent lab

    Friday.  Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it.  Charles R. Swindoll

    • Ionic vs. Covalent lab


    Week #13.  (11/27- 12/1)

    Monday.   It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop. Confucius  Molecular Models lab

     Tuesday.  Work like you don't need money, love like you've never been hurt, and dance like nobody is watching.  -  Mark Twain.

    • Molecular Models lab

    Wednesday.  Life is change, growth is optional.  Choose wisely.  -  Karen Kaier Clark

    • Molecular Models lab
    • Work on book questions

    Thursday.   Don't watch the clock; do what it does. Keep going.

    • Topic 4.4 Intermolecular Forces PowerPoint

    Friday.  Impossibility is an opinion, not a fact.

    • Topic 4.4 Intermolecular Forces PowerPoint
    • Hand out review for Topic 4 test



    Week #12.  (11/20- 11/24)

    Monday.   I have not failed.  I've just found 10,000 ways that don't work.  -  Thomas Edison   Work on Ionic or Covalent exploration- hard copy due tomorrow
     Tuesday.  UW leads 71-32-6

    • Finish Covalent Bonding PowerPoint
    • Hard copy Ionic or Covalent exploration due
    • Finally check Ionic Crystal Growing lab

    Wednesday.  

    • Thanksgiving break

    Thursday.   

    • Thanksgiving break

    Friday.  

    • Thanksgiving break


    Week #11.  (11/13 - 11/17)

    Monday.  When you want to succeed as bad as you want to breathe, then you’ll be successful.  -  Eric Thomas  

    Ionic Quiz
    Introduce Ionic Crystal Growing lab

    Tuesday.  It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop. -  Confucius

    • Crystal Growing Lab
    • Ionic or Covalent Exploration due Tuesday.

    Wednesday.  The question isn’t who is going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me.  -  Ayn Rand

    • Conclude Crystal Growing lab- due Friday
    • Start Topic 4.2, Covalent Bonding PowerPoint

    Thursday.   To enter a theater for a performance is to be inducted into a magical space, to be ushered into the sacred arena of the imagination.  -  Simon Callow

    • Topic 4.2,  Covalent PowerPoint

    Friday.  To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world.  - Paulette Mitchell

    • Crystal Growing lab due
    • Topic 4.2- Covalent Bonding PowerPoint


    Week #10.  (11/6 - 11/10)

    Monday.  If at first you don't succeed, skydiving is not for you.
    • Topic 4.1 PowerPoint - Ionic Bonding

    Tuesday.  “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” – Nelson Mandela

    • Hand out Ionic Bonding worksheet (not graded, answers provided in class)
    • Want even more practice, CLICK HERE
    • Book questions assigned that relate to Topic 4 

    • Blue are ionic questions and brown covalent

      2.1, 2.3, 2.5, 2.7, 2.37, 2.51-56, 2.59, 2.60, 2.63, 2.67a-g, 2.88  8.1, 8.7, 8.8, 8.11, 8.13, 8.158.29, 8.33, 8.34, 8.35, 8.39, 8.40, 9.13, 9.14, 9.20, 9.28, 9.34a, 9.51a, 9.52a, 9.75 11.2, 11.13, 11.15, 11.21, 11.23, 23.23, 23.25

    Wednesday.  Our loyalties must transcend our race, our tribe, our class, and our nation; and this means we must develop a world perspective.  - Martin Luther King, Jr

    • Work on Ionic worksheet, book questions, and/or exploring Ionic or Covalent lab

    Thursday.   Always stay humble and kind.  -  Tim McGraw 

    • Work on Ionic worksheet, book questions, and/or exploring Ionic or Covalent lab
    • Ionic quiz Monday

    Friday 

    • Veterans' Day.  No school


    Week #9.  (10/30 - 11/3)

    Monday.  Dream on, dream on, dream on, dream until your dreams come true...   -  Aerosmith
    • Measurement lab/work day/review for Wednesday's test.

    Tuesday.