• Week of 10/1 - 10/5

    • Periodic Table Wrap-up
    • Reactions Lab
    • Lab write-up




    • Periodic Table Assessment:
      Atomic Structure, Atomic Numbers, Protons, Electrons, Neutrons, Isotopes, Ions, Charges, Oxidation Numbers, Valence Electrons, Periodic Trends (Reactivity, Atomic Radius, Electronegativity, Ionization Energy)



    • Identify properties of matter as extensive or intensive

    • Describe and list physical and chemical properties

    • Differentiate among three states of matter (solid, liquid, gas)

    • Describe a physical change

    • Categorize a sample of matter as a pure substance or a mixture

    • Distinguish between homogeneous and heterogeneous mixtures

    • Describe two ways that components of mixtures can be separated

    • Explain the difference between an element and a compound

    • Describe what happens during a chemical change.


    Week of 10/11-10/19

    • Properties of Matter Lecture (homework) / Review & clarify
    • Properties of Matter Worksheet / class?  homework??
    • Candle Chemistry Lab


    NEW TOPIC:  NOMENCLATURE (naming bonds)

    Learning Goals

    • Develop a flowchart that can be used to name and write chemical formulas

    • Understand that the drive for atoms to form  bonds is based on the stability of the noble gases and the octet rule.

    • Describe the formation of an ionic bond.

    • Describe the formation of an anion or cation from its neutral atom.

    • State and apply the octet rule.

    • Determine the correct ratio of cations to anions needed to form a neutral ionic compound.

    • Explain the difference between a monoatomic and polyatomic ion.

    • Understand that a formula unit represents one particle of an ionic compound.

    • Distinguish between ionic compound and binary molecular compounds

    • Name and write formulas for ionic compounds using naming rules.

    • Name and write formulas for binary molecular compounds


    Week of 10/22 - 10/19

    • Properties of Matter Assessment
    • Start Unit 3 / Nomenclature - Ionic, Polyatomic, Covalent
    • Lecture 
    • Ionic Worksheets



    Week of 10/29 - 11/2

    • Binary Ionic Compounds / lecture / practice
    • Polyatomic Ions / lecture
    • Ternary Ionic Compounds / lecture practice
    • Assesment:  Writing and illustrating Binary Ionic Compounds