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28May15: Thursday            Daily Summaries         Archived Daily Summaries: Here
SL Assessment Statements HERE.                       Option Assessment Statements on Archive page.     

End of Course REVIEW (could help with IB Exam)

29May15 Fri: Smarter Balanced TESTING;  Organic Naming Practice WS 1 & 2 (posted to calendar)

28May15 Thu: Smarter Balanced TESTING; Notes - Organic PP (posted to calendar)
27May15 Wed: Chap. 10 Preassessment; Notes - Organic
26May15 Tue: Workday
25May15 Mon: Holiday - No School

Chap. 10 Thornley Videos - Organic

22May15 Fri: Test (day 2)
21May15 Thu: TEST - Chap. 9
20May15 Wed: Test Review Workday
19May15 Tue: NO SCHOOL
18May15 Mon: Chap. 9 PostAssessment; Workday

15May15 Fri: IB Chem Exam;  Post-Lab Questions Due; Workday; Chapter Review WS
14May15 Thu: IB Chem Exam; Workday; Review WS (posted to calendar)
13May15 Wed: LAB - (cont., if needed); Post-Lab Questions WS (Due Friday)(posted to calendar)
12May15 Tue: LAB - Electrochemical Cell (posted to calendar)
11May15 Mon: WarmUp (posted to calendar); Workday (IB Chem Papers available in class)

09May15 Sat: SL & HL IB EXAM STUDY/WORK TIME - 10am -~1pm - Look at last 5 yrs of test papers (P1, P2 & P3), Ask questions **NOT TEACHING ENTIRE UNITS. Will answer questions

08May15 Fri: D&Q - Electrolytic Cells; Practice WS (posted to calendar)
07May15 Thu: D&Q - Activity Series and Voltaic Cell (slides 18-36)
06May15 Wed: Balancing RedOx Eqn WS2 (posted to calendar); Workday
05May15 Tue: D&Q Chap. 9 (Oxidation #s; Balancing RedOx equations) (posted to calendar); Balancing RedOx Equations Handout & WS (posted to calendar)
04May15 Mon: Chap. 9 PreAssessment; Oxidation Numbers WS; Ox. #'s Eqn WS (both posted to calendar)

Chap. 9 Thornley Videos - RedOx
Chap. 8 Thornley Videos - Acid/Base
Chap. 7 Thornley Videos - Equilibrium
Chap. 6 Thornley Videos - Kinetics
Chap. 5 Thornley Videos - Energetics
Chap. 4 Thornley Videos - Bonding
Chap. 3 Thornley Videos - Periodic Trends
Chap. 1 Thornley Videos - Stoichiometry, Solutions & Gas Laws
Chap. 2 Thornley Videos - Atomic Structure
Chap. 11 Thornley Videos - Measurement & Uncertainty

This class uses a Flipped Classroom Model. Read more HERE.

SL Information
TurnItIn.com info:  SL class ID is: 8863006    PW: Cobalt

Here is the 2014-2015 Class Expectations! (Signed sheets due Wednesday 10Sep14)

PARENTS: Method of Contact HERE.

Study help: website practice questions HERE. Also, ChemGuide is useful for information.

Knowledge of 2 options is required for the SL exam.
Thornley Videos on SOME of the options HERE. (Options: A, B, D, F)
Analytical:  A1-A7
Biochemistry: B1-B6
Industry & Technology: C1-C7
Medicines & Drugs: D1-D7
Environmental: E1-E8
Food: F1-F6
Further Organic: G1-G8

HL Information
HL Test help HERE (Top Mistakes on the HL IB Exam)

HL Assessment Statements HERE  

2014-2015 HL Syllabus.(Signed sheets due Wednesday 10Sep14)
PARENTS: Method of Contact HERE.

TurnItIn.com info:  HL Class ID: 8863020  PW: Xenon

Always working on the website...making it more accessable and useable. If you have suggestions, please let me know.

Helpful Links
  • 100 Mistakes on IB Exams:
Part I, Part II, Part III,
Part IV

Additional Resouces:

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Sammamish,WA US  98075
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