Term 3 Outline
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Academic Year 2017-18

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Last update: Tuesday, February 6, 2018 11:41 AM

The term 3 preliminary outline is below so students can see the overview of subject matter for the term. Not all links are active. The module outlines/checklists and the Team Learning Workseets are in progress. Additional worksheets and activities may be added to any of the modules. Expect Core Module 9 to be completed by 18 Jan 18.

Term 3 Modules

  Description of Unit
Core Module 9 Chapter 11: Chemical Reactions
   Opening Activity: Modeling Chemical Reactions
   Worksheet: Chemical Equatons from Word Equations
   Lab/Activity: Types of Chemical Reactions
   Worksheet: Driving Forces 1: Solid Formation
   Worksheet: Driving Forces 2: Formation of Water
   Lab / Activity: Precipitation Reactions
   Worksheet: Driving Forces 3: Transfer of Electrons
   Worksheet: Driving Forces 4: Formation of a Gas
   Worksheet: Types of Reactions
   Team Learning Worksheet: Chapter 11
Core Module 10 Chapter 12: Stoichiometry
   Worksheet: Nuts and Bolts: Stoichiometry A
   Worksheet: Stoichiometry 1: Number of Particles
   Worksheet: Nuts and Bolts: Stoichiometry B
   Worksheet: Stoichiometry 2: Mass Relationships
   Worksheet: Stoichiometry 3: Stoichiometry/Mass/Mole Relationships
   Lab / Activity: Mass Relationshiops in a Chemical Reactions
   Lab/Activity: Nuts and Bolts: Stoichiometry C: Limiting Reactains
   Worksheet: Stoichiometry 4: Limiting Reactions and Percent Yield
   Team Learning Worksheet: Chapter 12
Core Module 11 Chapter 13: States of Matter
   Opening Activity: Solid, Liquid, and Gas
   Cornerstone: Properties of Liquids
   Worksheet: Phase Change and Phase Diagrams
   Team Learning Worksheet: Chapter 13
Core Module 12 Chapter 14: The Behavior of Gases
   Opening Activity: Boyle's Toys
   Cornerstone: Molar Volume of Hydrogen Gas
   Worksheet: Gas Laws
   Team Learning Worksheet: Chapter 10
Choice Module 2 Chapter 22: Hydrocarbon Compounds
Chapter 23: Functional Groups
   Lab: What Dissolves What (page 692)
   Lab/Activity: Funny Putty
   Worksheet: Names and Structures of Hydrocarbons
   Team Learning Worksheet: Chapters 22 & 23


Term 2 Projects

  Project Description
Project 4 How Big is a Mole?
   Evaluation Rubric: How Big is a Mole
   Checklist: How Big is a Mole
     Worksheet: How Big is a Mole Supplement
Project 5 Family Chemical Poster, Part 1
   Evaluation Rubric: Family Chemical Poster, Part 1
   Checklist: Family Chemical Poster, Part 1


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Grading Information

Your Term Grade

Each student earns only one letter grade at the end of each term, and one letter grade for the course at the end of the year. Each term grade for Chemistry 8211 is based on the work completed that meets an established standard by the end of the term. Successful completion of four core modules is required to earn a grade of B− or higher. Students earn higher grades by successfully completing choice modules. Each module completed successfully earns one point toward the term grade. Term grades are based on the point scale as follows:

6 points A
5 points B+
4 points B−
3 points C
fewer than 3 points <C

Form more information about how grades are determined, please follow this link.



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