TEACHER BIO: I have a degree in secondary education option chemistry and a masters degree in curriculum and instruction. I teach honors chemistry 1 and 2. I am starting my 11th year teaching. I truly enjoy my job. I'm looking forward to a great year! 

Please contact me if you have any problems or need help with anything! If you need help on homework, email me at kthorpe@overtoncoutnyschools.net and I will try to get back with you as soon as possible!

This is an at a glance view of our schedule this week. 
H.Chemistry 1: 

Schedule for the week

Monday: 10/30 ST. 3.0 Interactions of matter 

Chapter 7-8 test

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY

Tuesday: 10/31 ST. 3.0 Interactions of matter 

Chapter 9 questions (Sub)

Wednesday: 11/1  ST. 3.0 Interactions of matter 

Chapter 9 notes and worksheet

Pizza Wheel graphic organizer

Thursday: 11/2  ST. 3.0 Interactions of matter 

Chapter 9 notes and worksheet

Friday: 11/3 ST. 3.0 Interactions of matter 

Reactions Lab

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY




Monday: 10/23 ST. 3.0 Interactions of matter 

Chapter 7-8 notes

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY

Tuesday: 10/24 ST. 3.0 Interactions of matter 

Chapter 7-8 notes

Wednesday: 10/25  ST. 3.0 Interactions of matter 

Lab Day

Thursday: 10/26  ST. 3.0 Interactions of matter 

2 Worksheets practicing ch 7-8

Friday: 10/27 ST. 3.0 Interactions of matter 

Study guide Chapter 7-8

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY


Monday: 10/16 ST. 1.0 Atomic Structure 

Chapter 7-8 notes

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY

Tuesday: 10/17 ST. 1.0 Atomic Structure 

Chapter 7-8 notes

Dice game with Ions

Wednesday: 10/18  ST. 1.0 Atomic Structure 

Guest speaker 

Thursday: 10/19  ST. 1.0 Atomic Structure

2 Worksheets practicing ch 7-8

Friday: 10/20 ST. 1.0 Atomic Structure 

Review worksheets and next round in dice game

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY



Monday: 9/25 ST. 1.0 Atomic Structure 

Chapter 5 notes

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY

Tuesday: 9/26 ST. 1.0 Atomic Structure 

Chapter 5 notes and practice problems

Wednesday: 9/27  ST. 1.0 Atomic Structure 

Electron Conf periodic tables

Thursday: 9/28  ST. 1.0 Atomic Structure

Electron Conf practice

Friday: 9/29 ST. 1.0 Atomic Structure 

Electron Conf practice

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY



Monday: 9/18 ST. 1.0 Atomic Structure and eng/inq standards

Test Chapter 4/6

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY

Tuesday: 9/19 ST. 1.0 Atomic Structure and eng/inq standards

Benchmark #1 review

Wednesday: 9/20  ST. 1.0 Atomic Structure and eng/inq standard

Benchmark #1 review

Thursday: 9/21  ST. 1.0 Atomic Structure and eng/inq standards

Benchmark #1 review

Friday: 9/22 ST. 1.0 Atomic Structure and eng/inq standards

Benchmark #1 test

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY




Monday: 9/11 St 1.0 Atomic Structure

Isotope Lab

Tuesday: 9/12 ST. 1.0 Atomic Structure

Element Quiz #3

Periodic table notes

Coloring blank periodic tables

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY

Wednesday: 9/13  ST. 1.0 Atomic Structure

Trends on the Periodic table notes and handout

Thursday: 9/14  ST. 1.0 Atomic Structure

Study guide chapter 4/6

Friday: 9/15 ST. 1.0 Atomic Structure

Chapter 4/6 test

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY


Monday: 9/4  

NO SCHOOL

Tuesday: 9/5 ST. 1.0 Atomic Structure

People Quiz #2

Bohr Model drawing and notes

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY

Wednesday: 9/6  ST. 1.0 Atomic Structure

Element Quiz #1

Isotopes with worksheet

Thursday: 9/7  ST. 1.0 Atomic Structure

Isotope lab 

Friday: 9/8 ST. 1.0 Atomic Structure

Element Quiz #2 elements 19-36

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY





Monday: 8/28  Inq and Eng standards

Skills  quiz

Tuesday: 8/29 Inq and Eng standards

Test Unit 1 

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY

Wednesday: 8/30  ST. 1.0 Atomic Structure

Chapter 4 structure of the atom

Thursday: 8/31  ST. 1.0 Atomic Structure

Chapter 4 structure of the atom

Friday: 9/1 ST. 1.0 Atomic Structure

Chapter 4 structure of the atom

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY



Monday: 8/21

out for solar eclipse

Tuesday: 8/22 Inq and Eng standards

Engineering design process

bias, 

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY

Wednesday: 8/23  Inq and Eng standards

law, theory, hypothesis

Thursday: 8/24  Inq and Eng standards

Review

Friday: 8/25  Inq and Eng standards

Chapter 1 and 2 questions from textbook

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY





Monday: 8/14

SIgnificant figures

Density problems

Tuesday: 8/15

Lab map/Lab Safety 

Engineering design process

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY

Wednesday: 8/16

Percent error/accuracy/precision

Thursday: 8/17

Eclipse Fun

Friday: 8/18

Accuracy/Precision

Eclipse fun

Assign Eclipse Extra Credit 

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY




Monday: 8/7

Lab Safety Handout

Lab Equipment.ppt

Tuesday: 8/8

Finish Equipment ppt

Equipment Quiz

Measuring Volume worksheet and Stations

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY

Wednesday: 8/9

Measurement and Density.ppt

Whiteboard practice problems

Thursday: 8/10

Density problems

Scientific notation and significant figures

Friday: 8/11

Scientific notation quie

 rainbow lab 

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY


H. Chemistry 2: 

Schedule for the week 

Monday: 10/30 ST. 3.0 Interactions of matter 

Organic classes notes

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY

Tuesday: 10/31 ST. 3.0 Interactions of matter 

Organic classes quiz 

Wednesday: 11/1  ST. 3.0 Interactions of matter 

Pizza Wheel graphic organizer

Reactions notes

Thursday: 11/2  ST. 3.0 Interactions of matter 

2 Worksheets practicing Organic classes

Friday: 11/3 ST. 3.0 Interactions of matter 

Lab Classes of organic compounds

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY




Monday: 10/23 ORGANIC CHEMISTRY

Organic notes

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY

Tuesday: 10/24 ORGANIC CHEMISTRY

Isomer notes and worksheet

Wednesday: 10/25 ORGANIC CHEMISTRY

Study guide and worksheet

Thursday: 10/26 ORGANIC CHEMISTRY

Study guide Organic chapter 21

Friday: 10/27 ORGANIC CHEMISTRY

Test Organic Chemistry

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY


Monday: 10/16 ST. 1.0 Atomic Structure 

Organic notes

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY

Tuesday: 10/17 ST. 1.0 Atomic Structure 

Organic notes

Wednesday: 10/18  ST. 1.0 Atomic Structure 

Organic notes

Thursday: 10/19  ST. 1.0 Atomic Structure

organic notes and worksheet

Friday: 10/20 ST. 1.0 Atomic Structure 

orgainic notes

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY




Monday: 9/25 ST. 2.0 Acids and bases 

Acids and Bases notes and kahoot

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY

Tuesday: 9/26 ST. 2.0 Acids and bases

Lab antacids

Wednesday: 9/27 ST. 2.0 Acids and bases 

Lab writeup and study guide

Thursday: 9/28 ST 2.0 Acids and bases 

Test

 Friday: 9/29 ST. 2.0 Acids and bases

ACT friday

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY


Monday: 9/18 ST. 2.0 Acids and bases

ChemQuest42

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY

Tuesday: 9/19 ST. 2.0 Acids and bases 

ChemQuest42

Wednesday: 9/20  ST. 2.0 Acids and bases

Ch 18 ppt

Practice problems

Thursday: 9/21 ST. 2.0 Acids and bases

Antacid lab

Friday: 9/22 ST. 2.0 Acids and bases

ACT Friday 

Antacid lab reports

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY



Monday: 9/11 St 3.0 Interactions of matter

Lab reports 

Tuesday: 9/12 St 3.0 Interactions of matter

Finish Chemquest 42

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY

Wednesday: 9/13  St 3.0 Interactions of matter

Rates of reaction study guide

Thursday: 9/14  St 3.0 Interactions of matter

Rates of reaction test

Friday: 9/15 St 3.0 Interactions of matter

Lab and drawer reset

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY


Monday: 9/4  

NO SCHOOL

Tuesday: 9/5 ST. 3.0 Interactions of Matter

Rates of Reaction notes

Rates handout

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY

Wednesday: 9/6  ST. ST. 3.0 Interactions of Matter

Alka Seltzer prelab worksheet

ChemQuest42

Thursday: 9/7  ST. ST. 3.0 Interactions of Matter

Alka Seltzer lab

Friday: 9/8 ST. ST. 3.0 Interactions of Matter

ChemQuest42 

post-lab writeup

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY



Monday: 8/28  St. 3.0 Interactions

Review study guide

Tuesday: 8/29 St. 3.0 Interactions

Test Thermochemsitry

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY

Wednesday: 8/30  St. 3.0 Interactions

Rates of reaction

Thursday: 8/31  St. 3.0 Interactions

Rates of reaction

Friday: 9/1 ST. St. 3.0 Interactions

Rates 

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY



Monday: 8/21

out for Solar eclipse

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY

Tuesday: 8/22 Standard 3.0 Reactions

Burning foods lab anaylsis

ChemQuest54

Wednesday: 8/23 Standard 3.0 Reactions

Finish ChemQuest54

Thursday: 8/24 Standard 3.0 Reactions

Study guide

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY

Friday: 8/25 Standard 3.0 Reactions

Study guide day 2





Monday

Lab Safety Review

Temperature class discussion and posters

Practice Converting temperatures

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY

Tuesday:

Thermochemistry.ppt

Practice problems from textbook pg 518-519 

Conversion between calories and joules

Wednesday:

q=cmT notes

worksheet and ppt

Thursday:

ChemQuest53: 1st law of thermodynamics

PHYSICAL ACTIVITY

Friday:

Thermochemistry.ppt

Textbook practice problems pg 528 #16-22

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:


The USE of CELLPHONES IS PROHIBITED.