ChemistryTeacher: Van Montgomery
Cost: $20/week for 32 weeks
$25 material fee
$50 lab fee
This course is designed as a first-year high school chemistry course which gives the student a rigorous foundation in chemistry. The course covers significant figures, unit conversions and precise measurements, atomic structure and nomenclature, writing and balancing chemical equations, the mole concept and stoichiometry, thermodynamics and kinetics, acid/base and redox reactions, gas laws and equilibrium. Labs will be performed in order to demonstrate the concepts. Students who take and comprehend this course will be well-prepared for college-level chemistry.
Curriculum/Required Text(s): Exploring Creation with Chemistry (Apologia) student textbook, 3 rd ed: 978-1940110257
(Solutions and tests not required)