Chemistry PreAP Syllabus:
Teacher: Mrs. Dudley
As your teacher, I have certain responsibilities and goals, which I am expected to fulfill. My primary objective is to instill a desire to learn. Other goals include:
To teach the essential elements as dictated by the district and the state.
To convey the importance and relevancy of chemistry.
To create an environment of respect and learning within my classroom.
To offer a variety of evaluation forms which compliment various learning styles.
Bring the following items to class every day:
Loose-leaf, 3 ring notebook and notebook dividers
Cornell note paper and calculators will be provided
Chemistry 6-weeks grades are based on the following distribution:
Daily Work (Homework/Quizzes/Classwork/Participation……….20%
Examinations: Upon completion of each topic, a test will be given. Quizzes and daily assignments will be given as needed.
Late work will be accepted with a maximum grade of 50 for the assignment.
No extra credit will be given.
Retests will be given for a maximum grade of 70 if a student fails a test.
You are responsible for getting your own make-up work.
Work after an absence is due after the number of days absent plus one day.
Missed handouts are on the table at the front of the room.
Get notes you missed from a classmate.
For missed tests, you must schedule the make-up time with me.
Be in your seat when the bell rings and prepare for class to begin.
Bring your supplies every day. Computer, notebook, pencils/pens, etc.
Be respectful, responsible and stay on task.
Do not talk when I or others are speaking in the classroom.
Raise your hand to be recognized.
No foul language.
Work until the bell. Stay seated until the bell rings.
Modern Chemistry Content
1st Six Weeks 27 Days August 23 - September 29
CH 1 Matter and Change
CH 2 Measurements and Calculations
CH 3 Atoms: The Building Blocks of Matter
2nd Six Weeks 24 Days October 2 - November 3
CH 4 Arrangement of Electrons in Atoms
CH 5 Periodic Law
CH 6 Chemical Bonding (Part 1)
3rd Six Weeks 30 Days November 6 - December 22
CH 6 Chemical Bonding (Part 2)
CH 7 Chemical Formulas and Chemical Compounds
CH 8 Chemical Equations and Reactions
CH 3 Mole Concept
4th Six Weeks 29 Days January 8 - February 16
CH 9 Stoichiometry
CH 10 States of Matter
CH 11 Gases (Part 1)
5th Six Weeks 28 Days February 20 - April 6
CH 11 Gases (Part 2)
CH 12 Solutions
CH 13 Ions in Aqueous Solutions
CH 14 Acids and Bases
CH 15 Acid-Base Titration and pH (Part 1)
6th Six Weeks 34 Days April 9 - May 25
CH 15 Acid-Base Titration and pH (Part 2)
CH 19 Oxidation-Reduction Reactions
CH 16 Reaction Energy (Thermochemistry)
CH 21 Nuclear Chemistry
Tutoring: If you need extra help, you can come see me for tutoring: 7:45 - 8:10. I am also available for tutoring everyday after school if needed.