Mr. D.'s 2017-2018 AP Chemistry Lesson Calendar

August September October November December January February March April May

August (top)

21

Teacher Work Day

 

22

Building Meetings

23

Frosh-Fest

(Freshman Orientation Day)

Waiver Day for 10, 11, 12th grades

 

Open House Meet and Greet at LHS (6:00-7:45 PM)

 

24    First Day of School for All Students

(9th- 10th Activity Period)

Day One Information and the Lab Notebook

 

AP Diagnostic Test

 

Chapter 1, Chemical Foundations

 

Practice Problems: P. 32 #26, 27, 30, 32, 36, 41, 46, 49, 53, 60-63, 67, 70, 71, 77, 81

 

25   (11th- 12th Activity Period)

Chapter 1, Chemical Foundations

 

Practice Problems: P. 32 #26, 27, 30, 32, 36, 41, 46, 49, 53, 60-63, 67, 70, 71, 77, 81

 

28

Lab: Density of Plastic by Titration

 

29

Chapter 2, Atoms, Molecules and Ions
Read Sections 2.1-4
Ion Sheet

 

Problems P. 70 #28, 31, 32, 33, 64, 65, 69, 70, 72, 73, 75, 76, 80, 82
 

30

Lab: Density of Plastic by Titration
Lab Report Format (Lab Reports Due)

 

 

31

Chapter 1 and 2 Test

82 Points

 

 

 

September (top)

 

 

1

Chapter 3.1-8; Stoichiometry (Atomic Mass, The Mole, Percent Composition, and Determining Formulas of Compounds, Balancing Equations)

 

P.117 #27, 32, 50, 63, 64, 66, 67, 68, 69, 71, 76,79, 80, 88, 112, 114, 117, 125

 

4

School Dismissed

Labor Day

 

Lab; Formula of sulfide of copper

 

Alt:

Lab; Empirical Formula of Copper Iodide

 

3.9-3.10, Stoichiometric Calculations, Amounts of Reactants, Products, and Limiting Reactants)

 

Set 2 Practice Problems: P. 121 (In Class P.123 #126) #89, 92, 93, 94, 96, 97, 99, 102, 104, 106, 118, 122, 132, 134, 137

 

7

Quiz; Stoichiometry (20 Pts.)

 

Cu-S Lab Report Due at End of Class

 

8

Lab; Determination of a Chemical Formula of CuxCly.zH2O

11 

Lab; Determination of a Chemical Formula of CuxCly.zH2O

 

12

Lab; Limiting Reactant

13

Staff Professional Development

   Classes Dismissed

14

Lab; Limiting Reactant

15

Lab Reports Due

  CuxCly.zH2O

 and  Limiting Reactant

 

18

Test; Chapter 3, Stoichiometry
 

19 

Aqueous Stoichiometry

Solute in Water

In-Class Questions

 

Solubility Rules

 

20 

Solution Concentrations

 

Practice Problems: P.171 #21 c., 22, 23, 25, 27, 30, 31, 32, 33, 79, 80, 81, 96

 

Precipitation Reactions and Net Ionic Equations:

Practice Problems: P. 172 #35, 36, 38, 40, 41, 42, 43, 45, 46, 47, 48, 49, 50, 53, 54, 82, 83, 85, 87

 

21 

Quiz; Nature of Aqueous Solute and Solution Concentration
Know Solubility Rules

(40 Pts.)
Practice Test

 

Acid-Base Stoichiometry

 

Practice Problems: P. 174 #58, 60, 61, 62, 65, 66, 88, 91, 92

 

22

Precipitation Reactions and Net Ionic Equations:

Practice Problems: P. 172 #35, 36, 38, 40, 41, 42, 43, 45, 46, 47, 48, 49, 50, 53, 54, 82, 83, 85, 87

 

Acid-Base Stoichiometry

 

Practice Problems: P. 174 #58, 60, 61, 62, 65, 66, 88, 91, 92

 

25

Precipitation Reactions and Net Ionic Equations:

Practice Problems: P. 172 #35, 36, 38, 40, 41, 42, 43, 45, 46, 47, 48, 49, 50, 53, 54, 82, 83, 85, 87

 

Acid-Base Stoichiometry

 

Practice Problems: P. 174 #58, 60, 61, 62, 65, 66, 88, 91, 92

 

26

Redox Stoichiometry
In Class Practice: P. 174 # 67, 70, 71, 72

Homework Practice: P. 174 # 74, 76, 77, 78, 95, 104, 112 a., b., c., d., e., f. , 115, 116

 

27 NHS Red Cross Fall Blood Drive

 

Precipitation and Acid-Base Stoichiometry Quiz

(50 Pts.)

28   Interims Sent Home

Redox Stoichiometry
In Class Practice: P. 174 # 67, 70, 71, 72

Homework Practice: P. 174 # 74, 76, 77, 78, 95, 104, 112 a., b., c., d., e., f. , 115, 116

29

Pre-lab  Lab; Redox Titration for Analysis of Household Bleach

 

Prepare dilute bleach solution and complete pre-lab questions

 

October (top)

2

Lab; Redox Titration for Analysis of Household Bleach

3

Lab; Redox Titration for Analysis of Household Bleach

4  

Lab; Redox Titration for Analysis of Household Bleach

 

5

Test; Chapter 4, Aqueous Stoichiometry

6

Pressure and Gas Laws (Pre-Assessment)

 

Active Learning Pre-Lecture Discussion: P. 217 #2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 P. 218 Qs #17-20, 24

 

Gas Laws

Homework Practice: P. 219 # 29, 31, 34, 35, 36, 39, 40, 42, 43, 45, 50, 98, 101, 102

 

9

Gas Stoichiometry and Molar Volume

Homework: P.221 # 53, 54, 56, 57, 59, 61, 62, 63, 64, 105, 110

 

Dalton's Law of Partial Pressures

Homework: P. 221 #66, 68, 69, 72, 73, 74, 75, 104

10

Lab; Chemical Analysis of a Mixture

 

Alternate Lab; Al analysis (H2 production)

 

11

Staff Professional Development

   Classes Dismissed

 

12

School Dismissed

Fairfield County Fair

 

13

School Dismissed

Fairfield County Fair

16

Kinetic Molecular Theory and Van der Waals Equation

 

Homework: P. 219 #26, 77, 79, 80, 81, 82, 83, 84, 85, 86, 90, 124, 129

 

Lab; Chemical Analysis of a Mixture Lab Due

 

17

Lab; Molar Volume of a Gas (with Vernier Lab Quest Probes)

18     

 

AP Test Practice Questions -No Calculators Allowed.

 

Lab; Molar Volume of a Gas (with Vernier Lab Quest Probes)

19  

Gas Pre-Test Practice

Answer Key

 

Marathon Molecular Mass Practice Problem

 

 

20   

Test, Chapter 5 Gas Laws

Gas Pre-Test Practice

Answer Key

 

Marathon Molecular Mass Practice Problem

23

Lab: Stations Lab Set-Up

Lab Reports Due

 

24

Lab: Stations Lab Set-Up

Lab Reports Due

 

Quarterly Review

 

25

Science Quarterly Exam

Chapters 1-5

26

Chemical Energy; and Work

P. 266 #30,82 In Class
 Homework Practice Set 1: P.266
#18, 19, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30,

 

Energy and Calorimetry

In Class:  P.267 #31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 39,55

 

Homework Set 2: P.268 #36, 40, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46, 47, 48, 49, 50, 51, 52, 53, 54, 55, 56

 

 

27 End of 1st Quarter

Lab: Determine a Calorimeter Constant

30

Hess's Law

Homework Set 3: P.268 #57, 58, 59, 60, 61, 62, 63, 64, 88, 89, 90, 101

 

Standard Enthalpies of Formation

Homework Practice Set 4:  P.269, #66, 68, 70, 71, 73, 74, 77, 78, 91

 

31

 Exploding Pumpkin!  (AP Conference)

Honors Court Pumpkin Explosion
 

Lab; Hess's Law

Lab; Determining the Enthalpy of a Chemical Reaction Hess's Law

 

Hess's Law

Homework Set 3: P.268 #57, 58, 59, 60, 61, 62, 63, 64, 88, 89, 90, 101

 

Standard Enthalpies of Formation

Homework Practice Set 4:  P.269, #66, 68, 70, 71, 73, 74, 77, 78, 91

 

 

November (top)

 

 

1

Lab; Hess's Law

Lab; Determining the Enthalpy of a Chemical Reaction Hess's Law

 

Hess's Law

Homework Set 3: P.268 #57, 58, 59, 60, 61, 62, 63, 64, 88, 89, 90, 101

 

Standard Enthalpies of Formation

Homework Practice Set 4:  P.269, #66, 68, 70, 71, 73, 74, 77, 78, 91

 

2       Parent Teacher Conferences

Thermochemistry Practice Test

Thermochemistry Practice Test Key

3

Chapter 6 Test; Thermochemistry

 

Atomic Theory

 

Homework for Study:  (7.1-4) P. 321 #33, 34, 35, 37, 38, 40, 42, 45, 47, 50, 53, 54, 111, 113, 115

 

7

Quantum Numbers Omitted from AP Curriculum.

 

Homework for Study: P.321 #20, 21, 26, 28, 58, 59, 60, 62, 63, 64, 65, 66, 73, 74, 75, 76, 79, 80, 82, 124, 130, 131

Periodic Trends

 

Homework for Study: P.324 #85, 87, 90, 93, 95, 96, 97, 98, 99, 100, 101, 102, 125, 133, 133, 134, 135

 

9  Absent

Work Day

Quantum Practice Pre-Test

Read AP Chemistry Students Examination Manual Chapter 1: Pp. 1-7

 

10

Work Day

Quantum Practice Pre-Test

Read Students Solutions Manual Chapter 1: Pp. 1-7.

 

PES (Photo Electron Spectroscopy)

13

Test; Chapter 7, Atomic Structure and Periodicity

14

8:  Bonding

 

P.382 # 13, 25, 29, 32, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 105

 

Lattice Energy and Covalent Bond Energy

 

P. 383 #43, 45, 46, 47, 48, 49, 50, 51, 52, 53, 54, 55, 56, 57, 58, 59, 60, 62, 64, 65, 66, 107, 118, 120

 

15 

Lewis Structures, Expanded Octet, Resonance, and Formal Charges

 

P.385 #67, 69, 70, 71, 73, 78, 79, 80, 81, 83, 86, 109, 110, 112, 114, 128, 129, 130, 133

 

16

VSEPR, Molecular Geometry and Polarity/Dipole Moments

 

#87, 89, 90, 91, 92, 93, 95, 96, 97, 99. 100, 103, 131

 

Molecular Geometry Chart

 

17

VSEPR, Molecular Geometry and Polarity/Dipole Moments

 

#87, 89, 90, 91, 92, 93, 95, 96, 97, 99. 100, 103, 131

 

Molecular Geometry Chart

 

20

AP Exam Prep Questions -Bonding

 

21

Test: Chapter 8: Chemical Bonding (70 Pts.)

22

School Dismissed

Parent Teacher Conferences

 

23

School Dismissed

Thanksgiving

 

 

24

School Dismissed

Thanksgiving

 

 

 

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December (top)

 

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5

NHS Red Cross Winter Blood Drive

7     Interim Reports Sent Home 

NHS Induction Ceremony and Reception

 

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13 Science Quarterly Exam

 

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Staff Professional Development

   Classes Dismissed

 

22

Christmas Vacation

School Dismissed

25

Christmas Vacation

School Dismissed

26

Christmas Vacation

School Dismissed

27
Christmas Vacation

School Dismissed

28

Christmas Vacation

School Dismissed

 

29

Christmas Vacation

School Dismissed

January (top)

1

Christmas Vacation

School Dismissed

 

 

2

Christmas Vacation

School Dismissed

 

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12   End of 1st Semester (2n 9 weeks)

 

15

Martin Luther King Day

School Dismissed

 

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February (top)

 

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15    Interim Reports Sent Home

 

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19

Presidents Day

School Dismissed

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22   Parent Teacher Conferences

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March (top)

 

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23     End of 3rd Quarter

 

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Classes Dismissed

Spring Break

27

Classes Dismissed

Spring Break

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Classes Dismissed

Spring Break

 

29

Classes Dismissed

Spring Break

 

3

Classes Dismissed

Spring Break

 

April (top)

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May (top)

   
 

3   Interim Reports Sent Home

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AP Chemistry Exam

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28

Memorial Day

 

(Graduation, May 27)

 

29 

Final Exams

Period 1   7:44- 9:06

Period 3     9:11 - 10:33

Period 5     10:38 - 12:00

 

30

Final Exams

Period 2   7:44- 9:06

Period 4     9:11 - 10:33

Period 6    10:38 - 12:00

 

31

Final Exams

Last Day of School for Students

Period 7   7:44- 9:06

Period 8     9:11 - 10:33

Period 9     10:38 - 12:00

 

 
June (top)
 

1

Staff Records Day