This next nine-weeks we will be learning about electricity, sound, and light. This semester will be very lab-intensive.
This week we are learning about the basic properties of light and sound. Students are also building basic electrical circuitry on their own.
This week we are studying chemical reactions and balancing chemical equations. We will have a quiz just on balancing equations this Friday, 12/2.formulabalance4
This week we will be learning about chemical bonding. We will have a hydrolysis lab Tuesday and a quiz on ionic and covalent bonding quiz on Friday. We will uncover our mummies on Friday. They have been sitting for about 4 weeks.
Our next test will be next Thursday, November 10th. It will cover the notes and labs we did on pure substances, mixtures, and compounds.
This week we are continuing to study mixtures in the lab. We will be doing several labs before Thanksgiving. If you are absent, you are responsible for any lab data your group gathers.
This week we will be introducing metals, nonmetals, and metalloids. We will do a mummy project on Friday to collaborate with the social science Egypt unit.
Next week is benchmark week. Remember to study and get plenty of sleep.404
M – Solubility Lab I
T – Solubility Lab II
W – Dissolving Liquids Lab I
R – Dissolving Liquids Lab II
F – Benchmark Review
The Benchmark test is next Monday, Oct. 1.