Category: Regular Chemistry

Regular Chemistry … September 17th – 21st

Hello, students!

Note: to see older posts, scroll down …

Another note: Not satisfied with your E-1 test grade (If you got less than a 70%, you should NOT be satisfied!)? Click here for the remediation sheet … E-01 remr. Then see me to check it and schedule your retake! ūüôā

Here is what we are doing in Regular Chemistry the this week:

Monday, September 17th – Period 1 – Watch video … Grit! https://www.ted.com/talks/angela_lee_duckworth_grit_the_power_of_passion_and_perseverance ¬†.¬†Finish and turn in the E-3 Lab Questions/Conclusion with partner (E-03-17 wksht/E-3 Conclusion).¬†Period 2 – Interactive Army truck.

Tuesday, September 18th –¬†Return E-3 Types of Observations Lab graphs and discuss graph expectations (GUIDELINESFORGRAPHING – 08/E-3 rubric KRfr).¬†Check and turn in E-3 Lab Questions and Conclusion with partner.¬†Try the E-3 Quizlet to see if you know your E-3 terms (Try the E-3 Quizlet to see if you know your E-3 terms (https://quizlet.com/311325514/e-3-terms-flash-cards/?scrlybrkr=a8119962)!¬†

Wednesday, September 19th –¬†E-2 Significant Figures notes (Atlantic Pacific or Counting Rule/rounding)(E-02-16 ssr/E-2 Significant Figures Poster KA).¬†Complete and check Practice Problems 1, 2, and 4.¬†

Thursday, September 20th –¬†Complete counting and rounding practice from 1st self correcting practice test (i.e. “Excel Practice Test” Parts 1, 3, and 4). If time, complete counting and rounding practice from the other self correcting practice tests (i.e. “the blue, yellow, and red Practice Tests”).¬†E-2 Quiz Quiz Trade.¬†

Friday, September 21st –¬†E-2 Kahoot Part 1! Complete, check, and turn in counting and rounding practice from the E-2 more practice problems and E-2 even more practice problems with partner (E-02-17 mpr/E-02-13 emppr).

Have a great week!

Mrs. Kim Anderson

kanderso@molineschools.org

309-743-8938

P.S. I am in E-314¬†from 7:55 – 8:10 am and after school from 3-3:25 pm on Monday, Thursday, and Friday if you need help (Tuesdays from 9/11/18 – 1/15/19 JV Academic Team meets in E-314 from 3:10-4 pm; All Wednesdays have District mandated meetings and/or staff collaboration time.)!!! Additional times may be available – See me! ūüôā

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Regular Chemistry … September 10th – 14th

Hello, students!

Note: to see older posts, scroll down …

Another note: Not satisfied with your E-1 test grade (If you got less than a 70%, you should NOT be satisfied!)? Click here for the remediation sheet … E-01 remr. Then see me to check it and schedule your retake! ūüôā

Here is what we are doing in Regular Chemistry the this week:

Monday, September 10th –¬†Return Measuring Worksheet and review Guidelines for Measuring (MW/GUIDELINESFORMEASURING-15). Do you need to take/retake the Safety Quiz?¬†Read E-3 Types of Observations Lab and take E-3 Prelab Quiz (E-03-18 lsh). If time, watch video … Grit! https://www.ted.com/talks/angela_lee_duckworth_grit_the_power_of_passion_and_perseverance¬†

Tuesday, September 11th –¬†Do you need to take/retake the E-3 Prelab Quiz?¬†Are you wearing closed toed shoes?¬†Complete E-3 Lab Day 1.¬†Wear closed toed shoes for Thursday!!!

Wednesday, September 12th –¬†All at Wharton. Homecoming Activities!

Thursday, September 13th РAre you wearing closed toed shoes? Complete E-3 Lab Day 2. Discuss Guidelines for Graphing and do a Graph for the E-3 Lab (GUIDELINESFORGRAPHING Р08). Discuss Quantitative and Qualitative Observations.  Begin the E-3 Analysis #1 and #2 (graph/list). 

Friday, September 14th – Half Day. Homecoming Parade.¬†Finish and turn in the E-3 Analysis #1 and #2 (graph/list).¬†Here’s how it will be graded (E-3 rubric KRfr).¬†Begin the E-3 Lab Questions/Conclusion with partner (E-03-17 wksht/E-3 Conclusion).

Have a great week!

Mrs. Kim Anderson

kanderso@molineschools.org

309-743-8938

P.S. I am in E-314¬†from 7:55 – 8:10 am and after school from 3-3:25 pm on Monday, Thursday, and Friday if you need help (Tuesdays from 9/11/18 – 1/15/19 JV Academic Team meets in E-314 from 3:10-4 pm; All Wednesdays have District mandated meetings and/or staff collaboration time.)!!! Additional times may be available – See me! ūüôā

Regular Chemistry … September 3rd – 7th

Hello, students!

Note: to see the post for the first two weeks, scroll down …

Another note: Not satisfied with your E-1 test grade? Click here for the remediation sheet … E-01 remr. Then see me to check it and schedule your retake! ūüôā

Here is what we are doing in Regular Chemistry the this week:

Monday, September 3rd – LABOR DAY. NO SCHOOL.

Tuesday, September 4th РPick up, go over individual E-1 Metric System Entrance Cards 1 and 2, and review E-1. Complete E-1 Self Correcting Practice Test (Look in Google classroom!). Homework: Have you read the E-1 Study Sheet (E-01-16 ssr)(E-1 Test Thurs)? Have you read the Flinn Safety Contract (Flinn SC English/Flinn SC Spanish), Standard Practices in the Laboratory (Standard Lab Practices), and the Starting with Safety video handout/Chemistry Room Map (SH and RM)(Safety Quiz Fri)?

Wednesday, September 5th РPick up E-1 partner Activities Measuring and Converting (E-1 MC (KR)), Metric Mania (E-1 MM), Scientific Notation (E-1 SN), and Conversion Factors (E-1 CF). Complete, check, and turn in the E-1 Practice Test (E-01-17 ptr). Have time? Complete another (E-01-17 ptr/E-01-17 aptr)! Homework: Have you read the E-1 Study Sheet (E-1 Test TOMORROW!)? Have you read the Flinn Safety Contract, Standard Practices in the Laboratory, and the Starting with Safety video handout/Chemistry Room Map (Safety Quiz Fri)?

Thursday, September 6th –¬†E-1 Kahoot! Complete the E-1 Test. After the test, complete and turn in the Room Map.

Friday, September 7th – Safety Kahoot! Complete the Safety Quiz. Watch video … Grit! https://www.ted.com/talks/angela_lee_duckworth_grit_the_power_of_passion_and_perseverance

Have a great week!

Mrs. Kim Anderson

kanderso@molineschools.org

309-743-8938

P.S. I am in E-314¬†from 7:55 – 8:10 am and after school from 3-3:25 pm on Monday, Thursday, and Friday if you need help (Tuesdays from 9/11/18 – 1/15/19 JV Academic Team meets in E-314 from 3:10-4 pm; All Wednesdays have District mandated meetings and/or staff collaboration time.)!!! Additional times may be available – See me! ūüôā

MHS Regular Chemistry … the First 10 Days!!!

Hello, students!

Here is what we are doing in Regular Chemistry the first ten days:

Monday, August 20th – TEACHER INSERVICE. NO SCHOOL. OPEN HOUSE 6:30-8 PM.

Tuesday, August 21st –¬†New Seats!¬†Introduce blog (https://mhskanderson.wordpress.com/category/regular-chemistry/). Discuss needed materials (a one inch ring binder, a Science Notebook with graph paper squares, a scientific calculator with an “EE” or “EXP” button, and a pen).¬†Take the Science¬†Growth Pretest. Pick¬†up a Chemistry Student Information Sheet (Chemistry Student Information Sheet Fall), Flinn Safety Contract (Flinn SC English/Flinn SC Spanish), and a Measuring Worksheet and Scavenger Hunt (MW 1/CSH). Complete and turn in Chemistry Student Information Sheet. Introduce Guidelines for Measuring (GUIDELINESFORMEASURING-15).¬†Begin Measuring Worksheet (letters a and b).¬†Homework:¬†READ and sign Flinn Safety Contract (handout), take it home to have a parent/guardian sign, and return ASAP¬†(Please return signed safety contract on or before Thursday, August 30th.).

Wednesday, August¬†22nd –¬†Do you have your Flinn Safety Contract?¬†Check Measuring Worksheet letter b. Complete Chemistry Scavenger Hunt. Click here for some helpful picture pages (Lab Pictures)!¬†Homework:¬†Finish¬†Measuring Worksheet (letters c and d)(due Thurs).¬†READ, sign, and return Flinn Safety Contract¬†(due Thurs, Aug 30th.).

Thursday, August 23rd –¬†Do you have your Flinn Safety Contract? Check Measuring Worksheet letter cs and ds and turn in.¬†Begin E-1 Metric Measurement Notes (basic prefixes/”move the dot”).¬†Homework:¬†Read E-1 Metric Measurement in Workbook for Friday¬†(and see¬†Workbook for textbook pages)(E-01-16 ssr).¬†Complete¬†E-1 Practice Problems 1-3 ALL and 4 “odd letters” (i.e. a, c, e …)¬†for Friday. READ, sign, and return Flinn Safety Contract¬†(due Thurs, Aug 30th.).

Friday, August 24th –¬†Do you have your Flinn Safety Contract?¬†Review E-1 Metric Measurement Notes (basic prefixes/”move the dot”).¬†Complete and check E-1 Practice Problems 1-3 ALL and 4-5 “odd letters” (i.e. a, c, e …). Complete, check, and turn in Measuring and Converting activity with partner (E-1 MC (KR)).¬†Homework: READ, sign, and return Flinn Safety Contract¬†(due Thurs, Aug 30th.).

Monday, August¬†27th –¬†Do you have your Flinn Safety Contract?¬†Complete, check, and turn in E-1 Metric Mania activity (E-1 MM).¬†Homework: READ, sign, and return Flinn Safety Contract¬†(due Thurs).

Tuesday, August 28th –¬†Do you have your Flinn Safety Contract?¬†Look over Google Classroom.¬†Continue E-1 Metric Measurement Notes (scientific notation). Complete and check E-1¬† Practice Problems 6-7 “odd letters” (i.e. a, c, e …).¬†Homework: READ, sign, and return Flinn Safety Contract¬†(due Thurs).

Wednesday, August¬†29th –¬†Do you have your Flinn Safety Contract?¬†Complete, check, and turn in Scientific Notation activity (Do the LEFT-HAND COLUMN ONLY on BOTH SIDES!)(E-1 SN).¬†Finish E-1 Metric Measurement Notes (conversion factors).¬†Click here for the Conversion Factor page (CF (KA)). Begin E-1 Practice Problem 8 “odd letters” (i.e. a, c, e …).¬†Extra time? Complete the bonus section!¬†Homework: READ, sign, and return Flinn Safety Contract¬†(due Thurs).

Thursday, August 30th – Flinn Safety Contract due today! Complete and turn in E-1 Entrance Card 1. Finish and check E-1 Practice Problem 8 “odd letters” (i.e. a, c, e …). Extra time? Complete the bonus section!¬†Complete, check, and turn in Conversion Factors activity (E-1 CF).¬†

Friday, August 31st – Complete and turn in E-1 Entrance Card 2.Watch safety video: Starting with Safety and look over review handout (SH and RM)(Missed the video or want to watch it again? Click here …¬†https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MARP5Ti33II.).¬†

Have a great school year!

Mrs. Kim Anderson

kanderso@molineschools.org

309-743-8938

P.S. I am in E-314¬†from 7:55 – 8:10 am and after school from 3-3:25 pm on Monday, Thursday, and Friday if you need help (Tuesdays from 9/11/18 – 1/15/19 JV Academic Team meets in E-314 from 3:10-4 pm; All Wednesdays have District mandated meetings and/or staff collaboration time.)!!! Additional times may be available – See me! ūüôā

2018-2019 School supplies

Hello, students and families!

Welcome to 2018-2019 Regular or Honors Chemistry!

Check back SOON to see what we are doing each day, check for upcoming due dates, and download assignments (There will be separate, alternating posts for Regular and Honors Chemistry during the school year.)!

For this class, you will need a one inch ring binder, a Science Notebook with graph paper squares, a scientific calculator with an “EE” or “EXP” button (A TI 30 is my personal favorite!), and BOTH pens and pencils.

I look forward to meeting you soon and starting my 26th year at MHS! Here’s to a great year ahead!!! ūüôā

Mrs. Kim Anderson

P.S. Families AND students: please feel free to drop by E-314 between 7-8 pm on Monday, August 20th, 2018 during the MHS Open House if you have questions! Hope to see you then! ūüôā

kanderso@molineschools.org

309-743-8938

Regular Chemistry … January 4th – 19th

Hello, students!

Want to retake E-9 Quiz (E-9-14 rem)? the E-14 Test (E-14 pirate)?  The E-16 Test (E-16 smsr)? The E-20 Test (E-20-13 mpr OR E-20-08 ptbr)? Please complete the remediation sheet(s) and see me when ready! 

We will have a 1st Semester Growth Test on Friday, January 12th!!! To review, please look over your completed 1st Quarter Review (1st Q RS) and complete your 2nd Quarter Review (2nd Q RS)!!!

Here is what we are doing in Regular Chemistry through the end of the first semester:

Thursday, January 4th –¬†Discuss E-19 Questions 1-3 in Workbook in groups and jot notes. Do E-19 Lab Day 2 and complete Data Table lines 7 – 11.¬†Get Day 2 Data checked, copied onto the group E-19 Lab Worksheet, and turned in TODAY!¬†Discuss questions 4-7 in Workbook as a class and jot notes in Workbook.¬†

Friday, January 5th –¬†Do E-19 Lab Day 3 and complete Data Table lines 12 – 14.¬†Get the Day 3 Data copied onto the group E-19 Lab Worksheet and turned in for checking TODAY (E-19-12 wksht)! Review E-20 Balancing Equations.¬†Retake a test?

Monday, January 8th –¬†Complete the group E-19 Lab Worksheet Page 1 today (i.e. Calculations 1 and 2 and E-19 Question 3)!¬†If time, also complete the group E-19 Lab Worksheet Page 3.

Tuesday, January 9th –¬†Complete the group E-19 Lab Worksheet Pages 2 and 3 with group and turn in.

Wednesday, January 10th – Complete and turn in the 2nd Quarter Review Sheet.

Thursday, January 11th РGo over the 2nd Quarter Review Sheet. Homework: STUDY for the 1st Semester Growth Exam Friday (1st Q RS/2nd Q RS)! 

Friday, January 12th – Take the 1st Semester growth Exam over BOTH 1st and 2nd Quarters Today!

Monday, January 15th – NO SCHOOL. MLK DAY.

Tuesday, January 16th РLast chance for a test retake! Discuss grades. Review for final.

Wednesday, January 17th – Finals Periods 6 and 7. Counts as 15%.

Thursday, January 18th –¬†Finals Periods 1, 2, and 3. Counts as 15%.

Friday, January 19th – Finals Periods 4 and 5. Counts as 15%.

Good luck next semester!

Mrs. Kim Anderson

kanderso@molineschools.org

309-743-8938

P.S. I am in E-314 before and after school if you need help!!! 

 

Regular Chemistry … December 11th – 20th

Hello, students!

Want to retake E-9 Quiz (E-9-14 rem)? the E-14 Test (E-14 pirate)?  Please complete the remediation sheet(s) and see me when ready! 

We will have a 1st Semester Growth Test on Friday, January 12th!!! To review, please look over your completed 1st Quarter Review (1st Q RS) and complete your 2nd Quarter Review (2nd Q RS)!!!

Here is what we are doing in Regular Chemistry the next two weeks:

Monday, December 11th –¬†Introduce E-20 Balancing Equations with some examples.¬†Homework: Watch one or more of these Khan Academy tutorial videos and try their practice problems … https://www.khanacademy.org/science/chemistry/chemical-reactions-stoichiome/balancing-chemical-equations/v/chemical-reactions-introduction.¬†Begin¬†the E-20 Practice Problems odds (E-20-16 ssr)(due Tues).¬†Looking for a challenge? Try the E-20 More Problems and/or Practice Test (E-20-13 mpr/E-20-08 ptar)!¬†Finish the E-19 Single Replacement Prelab¬†(GUIDELINESFORLABREPORT-08/E-19-15 ACT ls)(due Tues).¬†

Tuesday, December 12th – Stamp E-19 Prelab.¬†More E-20 examples.¬†Check the E-20 Balancing Equations Practice Problems.¬†Homework: Watch one or more of these Khan Academy tutorial videos and try their practice problems … https://www.khanacademy.org/science/chemistry/chemical-reactions-stoichiome/balancing-chemical-equations/v/chemical-reactions-introduction.¬†Looking for a challenge? Try the E-20 More Problems and/or Practice Test!

Wednesday, December 13th – ¬†Complete E-19 Lab Day 1.¬†Finish 2nd Quarter Review – 1st Quarter Growth Assessment Tuesday!!! Homework: Watch one or more of these Khan Academy tutorial videos and try their practice problems … https://www.khanacademy.org/science/chemistry/chemical-reactions-stoichiome/balancing-chemical-equations/v/chemical-reactions-introduction.¬†Looking for a challenge? Try the E-20 More Problems and/or Practice Test!

Thursday, December 14th – SHARE JOYS.

Friday, December 15th – SHARE JOYS.

Monday, December 18th –¬†Begin and check the E-20 Practice Test A with partner and turn in – E-20 Test Wednesday!!!¬†Homework: Watch one or more of these Khan Academy tutorial videos and try their practice problems … https://www.khanacademy.org/science/chemistry/chemical-reactions-stoichiome/balancing-chemical-equations/v/chemical-reactions-introduction.¬†Looking for a challenge? Try the E-20 More Problems and/or Practice Test!

Tuesday, December 19th –¬†Finish and check the E-20 Practice Test A with partner and turn in – E-20 Test Wednesday!!!¬†¬†Homework: Watch one or more of these Khan Academy tutorial videos and try their practice problems … https://www.khanacademy.org/science/chemistry/chemical-reactions-stoichiome/balancing-chemical-equations/v/chemical-reactions-introduction.¬†Looking for a challenge? Try the E-20 More Problems and/or Practice Test!

Wednesday, December 20th РTake the E-20 Test!!! Note: we will finish the E-19 Lab after break!

Have a Winter Break!

Mrs. Kim Anderson

kanderso@molineschools.org

309-743-8938

P.S. I am in E-314 before and after school if you need help!!!