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Biotech Chemistry - 1st Semester


Semester Schedule


Aug 17 First Day Check-in / Review semester plan & expectations

18 Sect 3.1 Working With Numbers& Uncertainty In Measurement,   Get books

19 Sect 3.2 Units of Measurement / Sect 3.3 Converting Units


22 Lab Safety / Lab Journals

23 Quiz (Metrics & Dim. Anal / Intro: Lab (Uncertainty & Measure)

24 Lab: (Uncertainty & Measure)

25 Lab: Metric & Density

26 Sect 3.4/2.1 Matter & Density Energy  (HW:Science Math, Key )


29 Metric Quiz / Lab (Metric & Density) / Dim. Anal.

30  Sect 2.2-2.3 Elements, Compounds, & Mixtures

31 Sect 2.4 Chemical Reactions

Sep 1 Unit Test on Chapters 1 - 3 (HW:Elements, Compounds, & Mixtures, Key)

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5 Quiz / Lab (Separation)

6 Sect 4.1 Early Models of the Atom / Sect 4.2 Atomic Structure

7 Holiday - Labor Day

8 Sect 4.3 Atomic Theory  (HW: Subatomic Particles, Key)

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12 Quiz & Lab (Relative Mass Beans)

13 Sect 5.1 Models of the Atom / Sect 5.1(part 2) A New Approach to the Atom   (HW: Atoms, Ions, & Isotopes, Key)

14 Holiday - Rosh Hashanah

15 Sect 5.2 Electron Configurations

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19 Quiz & Lab (1s Orbital)    (Back - to - School Night)

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21 Sect 5.3 Radiant Energy (HW: Electron Configurations, Key)

22 Lab (Flame Test)/Quiz        (Wed Block)

23 Holiday - Yom Kippur



26 Lab (Flame Test)/Quiz

27 Test Chapter 4/5  

     (DUE: Vocab CH 4-5, Subatomic Part, Atoms Ions & Isotopes, Elec. Config)

28 Sect 25.1 Nuclear Radiation (HW: Nuclear Reactions, Key)

29 Sect 25.2 Nuclear Transformations

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 Oct 3 Lab (½ Life)

4  review

5 Sect 25.3 NuclearFission&Fusion

6  Test Chapter 25 ()

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10 Quiz & Lab  

11  Sect 6.1 Development of the Periodic Table

12  Sect 6.2 Reading the Periodic Table

13  Sect 6.3 Periodic Trends

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17 Ions & Lewis Dot Quiz & Lab (Halide) / Notebooks due

18 Test Chapter 6     (HW: P-Table Sheet; Key)                                      ( End of 1st QTR)

19 Sect 7.1 Ionic Bonding      (HW: Lewis Worksheet, Key)                                             

20  Sect 7.2 Ionic Bonds & Compounds (Chemical Formulas pg:1-13, Key)

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24  Ions & Lewis Dot Quiz & Lab

25 Work

26  Sect 7.3 / 9.2 Naming Chemical Compounds

       27  Review

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       31 Quiz & lab (Electrolytes)

Nov 1 Review

       2 Test Chapter 7 (, )

3  Sect 8.1 Covalent Bonding

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7 Quiz & Lab (Solubility & Bond Type, APA Example)

8   Sect 8.2 Nature of Covalent Bonding

9  Sect 8.3 Molecular Shapes

10 Quiz & & Sect 9.3 Naming Molecules         (Wed Block)

11 Holiday - Veteran's Day


14 Quiz#1  & Sect 9.3 Naming Molecules

15  Sect 8.4 Polarity

16  Quiz #2 Review

17  Test Chapter 8 (HW:CH 8 Vocab, Chemical Formulas pg:15-20, Polarity Wrksht, C-Word)

      18   Quiz & Lab (Molecular Models)


      21 - 25                                        THANKSGIVING VACATION


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30  QM#1 (Metric & Sig Dig) Sect 11.1 Chemical Equations  (HW: Equations, Key)

Dec 1  QM#2 (Elements/Compounds/Mixtures) Sect 11.2 Classifying Chemical Reactions

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5 QM#3 (Atomic Structure & Elec. Config) Quiz & Lab

6  QM#4 (Nuclear Reactions) Sect 11.3 Net Ionic Equation

7   QM#5 (Periodic Table) Review

8   QM#6 (Ionic Compounds)

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12 QM#7 (Molecules) Quiz & Test Chapter 11          (Notebooks Due)

13  QM#8 (Chem. Rxns) Stuff!

14 Review  

15 Study Hall

16 Final exams (1, 6 & 7)


19 Final exams (1, 4 & 5)

20 Final exams (2 & 3)  

21                                                   (End of 2nd QTR)


Dec 22 – Jan 9 Winter Break