IB Chemistry

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.  

  • Happy Halloween!

Wednesday.  The one who falls and gets up is so much stronger than the one who never fell

  • Introduce Ionic vs. Covalent 
  • Topic 11.1 Test

Thursday.  The quality of a person's life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their chosen field of endeavor.

  • Topic 4.1 PowerPoint - Ionic Bonding

Friday

  • Last minute change of plans- started doing research today on laptops to determine what to do in order to determine which unknown substances are ionic compounds and which are colvalent compounds.
  • Back to the PowerPoint on Monday.


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Week #8.  (10/23 - 10/27)

Monday.  Chemistry pays—become a mole-ionaire
  • Mole Day!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
  • Check Building a Periodic Table lab and Periodic Trends lab today

Tuesday.  To succeed it is necessary to accept the world as it is and rise above it.  -  Michael Korda

  • Topic 2 & 3 test-- finally!

Wednesday.  If we always look back, we lose sight of what's ahead  -  Justin Sims

  • Periodic Trends due 
  • Finish Topic 11.1 & 11.2 PowerPoint (period 3 only) 
  • Measurement lab
  • Assign book questions for Topic 11-     1.5-1.8, 1.33, 1.35-1.40, 1.82

Thursday.  Failing to plan, is planing to fail.  -  Effie Jones

  • Measurement lab or book questions

Friday.  Every strike brings me closer to the next home run.  -  Babe Ruth

  • Measurement lab or book questions
  • Mr. Sparks is our guest teacher for the day!
  • Topic 11.1 and 11.2 test Wednesday
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Monday.  Have a dream so big that you cannot achieve it until you grow into the person who can.
  • Work day or Periodic Trends lab

Tuesday.  The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity, an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.  -  Winston Churchill  

  • Work day or Periodic Trends lab

Wednesday.  The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary.  -  Donald Dendall

  • Work day or Periodic Trends lab
  • Book questions due (Chapter 2,6,7)
    • 2.4, 2.19, 2.20, 2.21, 2.22, 2.23, 2.24, 2.25, 2.29, 2.31, 2.34
    • 6.5, 6.31, 6.32, 6.33, 6.48a , 6.55, 6.57, 6.59, 6.60, 6.62, 6.63, 6.65, 6.67, 6.69, 6.71, 6.72, 6.76a,b

    • 7.1, 7.8, 7.9, 7.11, 7.15, 7.23, 7.24, 7.25, 7.26, 7.28, 7.30, 7.41, 7.44, 7.45, 7.47, 7.69, 7.94  

Thursday.  Success depends upon our previous preparations, and without such preparations there is sure to be failure.  -  Confucius

  • Topic 11 PowerPoint  Measurement and Data Processing
  • Building a Periodic Table lab and Periodic Trends lab due

Friday.  If your ship does not come in, swim out to it.

  • Topic 11 PowerPoint  Measurement and Data Processing
  • Topic 2 and 3 test Monday