Thursday, October 1, 2009

10/1/09 Periodic trends

Today we:
Continued with notes on periodic trends and chemical properties.

Coming up:
We will see the end of the BBC documentary on the Atom
We will do a lab on heating and cooling. Students should read the lab.

We will finish with Periodic table unit notes, properties of metals.The notes for unit 2, Periodic table, can be found here:2 slides per page, in color, 6 slides per page, grayscaleThe entire PowerPoint presentation, with all media. This is a 139MB file in compressed (zip) format. You will have to unzip the file. Many computer operating systems do this automatically. If you have difficulty you can download one of the many free programs to do this, search for unzip. This file includes a file to allow you to view the program, even if you don’t own PowerPoint.
I want to remind everyone that they are required to do one project every 4 weeks. This is the last project of this period. Click here to see the project.