Announcements for Honors Chemistry




1/23/20

posted by Kelly Allen

Journal: No journal today due to the test.

Class: Test #4

HW: Build an Atom PhET activity due TOMORROW 
Disappearing Spoon chapter review due via Turnitin.com by 11:59 pm Fri. 1/31

1/22/20

posted by Kelly Allen   [ updated ]

Journal: How have you been preparing for tomorrow’s test? Give me details. What have you been doing? How many days have you been preparing? How many minutes total studying would you estimate? What do you plan to do tonight?

Class: Build an Atom PhET activity (see 1/22 attachment)
Quizizz test review (code:  645660)

HW: Test #4 TOMORROW
Build an Atom PhET activity due Fri. 1/24 
Disappearing Spoon chapter review due via Turnitin.com by 11:59 pm Fri. 1/31

1/21/20

posted Jan 21, 2020, 11:50 AM by Kelly Allen

Journal: Write the short-hand electron configuration for copper.

Class: Go over Short-Hand Electron Configuration practice (15-27 odd)
Learn how to use the second shortcut for remembering the order electrons fill orbitals
Practice Orbital Diagrams (48-60)
Look at Test #3

HW: Test #4 Thurs. 1/23
Disappearing Spoon chapter review due via Turnitin.com by 11:59 pm Fri. 1/31

1/17/20

posted Jan 17, 2020, 1:17 PM by Kelly Allen

Journal: Free day!  Write, write, write!  Turn in your 5 journal entries for the week.

Class:  Return and go over Atomic Theory/Waves quiz
Notes on Short-Hand Electron Configurations (see slide 13 of 1/17 attachment)
Short-Hand Electron Configuration practice (15-27 odd)

HW: Test #4 Thurs. 1/23
Disappearing Spoon chapter review due via Turnitin.com by 11:59 pm Fri. 1/31

1/16/20

posted Jan 16, 2020, 9:22 AM by Kelly Allen

Journal: What is the difference between the aufbau principle and Hund’s rule?

Class: Read the Introduction and Chapter 1 of The Disappearing Spoon

HW: Choose several chapters of The Disappearing Spoon that you'd be willing to review by TOMORROW
Hydrogen Emission Spectrum lab due TOMORROW
Test #4 Thurs. 1/23

1/15/20

posted Jan 15, 2020, 3:02 PM by Kelly Allen

Journal: Write the electron configuration for phosphorus.  1.  How many electrons does phosphorus have in the 2nd energy level?  2.  How many electrons does phosphorus have in all of its s orbitals combined?

Class: Orbital Diagram notes (see slides 13-end of 1/13 attachment)
Auditorium Energy Level Diagram activity (you cannot make-up...sorry)

HW: Get a copy of The Disappearing Spoon from the library by class TOMORROW
Hydrogen Emission Spectrum lab due Fri. 1/17
Test #4 Thurs. 1/23

1/14/20

posted Jan 14, 2020, 7:40 AM by Kelly Allen

Journal: What are your thoughts about the modern model of the atom so far? How are you feeling about it? Explain your answer.

Class: Electron Configuration notes (see slides 11-12 of 1/13 attachment)
Electron Configuration practice (1-13 odd) 
Electron Configuration BINGO

HW: Hydrogen Emission Spectrum lab due Fri. 1/17
Test #4 Thurs. 1/23

1/13/20

posted Jan 13, 2020, 1:05 PM by Kelly Allen

Journal: Explain the difference between what causes a blue band and an orange band in the emission spectrum for an element.

Class:  Modern Model of the Atom notes (see slides 1-10 of 1/13 attachment)

HW: Flame Test lab due TOMORROW
Hydrogen Emission Spectrum lab due Fri. 1/17
Test #4 Thurs. 1/23

1/10/19

posted Jan 10, 2020, 6:00 AM by Kelly Allen

Journal: Free day!  Write, write, write!  Turn in your 5 journal entries for the week.

Class:  Atomic Theory/Waves quiz 
Work on Interpreting the Bohr Model activity or labs

HW: Flame Test lab due Tues. 1/14
Hydrogen Emission Spectrum lab due Fri. 1/17
Test #4 Thurs. 1/23

1/9/20

posted Jan 9, 2020, 9:25 AM by Kelly Allen

Journal: Why didn’t we see individual bands of colors yesterday when we did the flame tests yesterday?

Class: Hydrogen Emission Spectrum lab

HW: Atomic Theory/Waves quiz TOMORROW
Flame Test lab due Tues. 1/14
Test #4 Fri. 1/17

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