IB Chemistry

Instructor: Michael Jansen

School phone # in order to leave a messsage: 596-8236

School email mjansen@osd.wednet.edu

Last updated: 10/23/14 @ 08:40

Power Points for the class are located to the left in their own link

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Week #8 (10/20-10/24)

Monday

  • Command verb activity (not a graded assignment)

Tuesday

  • PowerPoint- Measurement and Data Collection

Wednesday

  • PowerPoint- Measurement and Data Collection

Thursday

  • Questions for Topic 11.  There are not very many so just hang on to and attached to the next Topic's questions.
    • 1.5, 1.8, 1.33, 1.35-1.40
  • Mole Day!!!!

Friday

  • Measurement lab

Week #7 (10/13-10/17)

Monday

  • Review/work day
  • Group Periodicity lab due

Tuesday

  • Review/work day
  • First 13 bullets of Trends in the Periodic Table will be checked today.

Wednesday

  • Review/work day

Thursday

  • Review/work day
  • Periodic Trends AND book questios due today

Friday

  • Unit I (Atomic Structure, Topic 2 and the Periodic Table, Topic 3) Test

Week #6 (10/6-10/10)

Monday

  • Finally finish Periodic Table powerpoint.

Tuesday

  • Periodic Properties lab
  • Hand out review questions for Unit I test next Thursday

Wednesday

  • Periodic Properties lab- due Monday

Thursday

  • Review/work day

Friday

  • No school

Week #5 (9/29 - 10/3)

Monday

  • Mr. Jansen absent
  • Work on  book questions or Trends in the Periodic Table

Tuesday

  • Finish Video- The Elements Organised.
  • Hand back two quizzes
  • Work on Trends in the Periodic Table

Wednesday

  • Building a Periodic Table due
  • Start PowerPoint- The Periodic Table

Thursday

  • Continue with PowerPoint- The Periodic Table
  • Unit I Test in about two weeks +/-

Friday

  • Continue with PowerPoint- The Periodic Table


Week #4 (9/22 - 9/26)

Monday

  • Emission Spectra lab

Tuesday

  • Emission Spectra lab- due Thursday.
  • Start Trends in the Periodic Table assignment.  This will be worked on periodically (get it, periodically?) over the next few weeks.

Wednesday

  • Building a Periodic Table activity

Thursday

  • Emission Spectru lab due today.
  • Building a Periodic Table activity- due Wednesday.

Friday

  • Video- The Elements Organised.  One of the best chemistry films (yes, I said films) of all time!
  • Practice quiz on electron configuration and orbital diagrams.  This will not be graded.

Week #3 (9/15 - 9/19)

Monday

  •  Alchemist's Dream lab due
  • Finish Obscertainer activity- due Thursday
  • PowerPoint- Electron Configuration (Topic 2.2)

Tuesday

  • PowerPoint- Electron Configuration (Topic 2.2)

Wednesday

  • Work on book questions (Mr. Jansen absent) 

Thursday

  • Finish PowerPoint- Electron Configuration (Topic 2.2)
  • Hand out, but not work on, Orbital Diagrams and Electron Configuration worksheet
  • Obscertainer activity due

Friday

  • Atomic Structure quiz.  This is over the first two powerpoints and not the recent Electron Configuration powerpoint
  • Work on Orbital Diagrams and Electron Configuration worksheet

Week #2 (9/8 - 9/12)

Monday

  • Element symbols (60 of them) quiz
  • Hand out books and assign questions for Topic 2and 3.  These two IB "Topics" will be our Unit I.  They will be due in a few weeks.
  • 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


Tuesday

  • Introduce Richard Thornley YouTube videos
  • Finally- safety and syllabus discussion

Wednesday

  • PowerPoint presentation- Topic 2.1 Electron Location (emmision spectra)

Thursday

  • An Alchemist's Dream lab- due Monday.

Friday

  • Give three questions (sort of a conclusion) for the Alchemist's Dream that is due Monday.
  • IB 2016 Text is here!  I have one, will you?
  • Start the Obscertainer activity.  It will be due Wed or Thursday.
  • There will be a quiz over the first two PowerPoints on Wed. or Thurs.

Week #1 (9/1 - 9/5)

Monday

  • summer

Tuesday

  • summer

Wednesday

  • Hand out syllabus for class.  CLICK HERE for the class syllabus
  • Memorize the symbols for the first 38 elements.  For instance, if I put Ca on a quiz, you write calcium.  If I put calcium, you write Ca.  There may be a quiz this Friday.
  • PowerPoint Presentation- Topic 2.1 The Nuclear Atom
    • These notes are already available using the link to the left "Class PowerPoints"

Thursday

  • PowerPoint Presentation- Topic 2.1 The Nuclear Atom
  • Please learn these element as well:  47-56, 74, 78-83, 86-88, 92, 94
    • The quiz over all 60 of these will be Monday.

Friday

  • PowerPoint Presentation- Topic 2.1 The Nuclear Atom
  • Element Quiz on Monday