Class is appropriate for grades:10th – 12th grades

Hour:3rd Hour (10:30-11:25)

Teacher:Sherri Robbins

Room Number:207

Prerequisites:Successful completion of Biology or comparable course, Algebra 1, grade level reading and writing abilities

Class Description:Give your student a firm understanding of the basics of Chemistry with Apologia’s Exploring Creations with Chemistry, 3rd edition. The sixteen modules in this course will cover measurement & units, atoms & molecules, atomic structure, molecular structure, polyatomic ions and molecular geometry, stoichiometry, acid-base chemistry, thermodynamics, kinetics, chemical equilibrium, and more.

Students will be completing a variety of labs while in class. Experiments include measuring specific heat, , measuring the width of a molecule, using the ideal gas equation, recognizing the effects of catalysts, and more.

Modules will be completed at an average rate of 2 weeks per module. Students will be graded on a combination of in class work and homework. Teacher will grade homework submitted and grades will be posted via the school online gradebook.

Note: Please provide your student with a basic Algebra calculator that they know how to use. The math/logic requirement need to be considered, as this curriculum assumes the student understands proportions, solving for x, ratios, and using mathematical formulas.

** 10th – 12th grade students may receive full credit upon completion of course **

Materials to be supplied by the student:Textbook: Apologia Exploring Creation with Chemistry, 3rd edition, Plourde & Hughes, Calculator, notebook, paper, pencil or pen, and safety glasses.

One-time fee, due directly to the teacher.

One-time fee for this class (in addition to monthly class fee):$40.00

The one-time fee is for:Lab supplies (it does NOT cover the textbook)

Approximate hours of homework per week:4+ hours

SKU: Chemistry with Lab

$28.00Price