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                  Mr. Parker’s 2016-2017

                         Class Schedule

 

Before School   Tutorials (Tue-Fri)          7:40 - 8:00

1st Period          Physics Pre-AP              8:05 - 8:50

2nd Period         Chemistry                       8:54 - 9:41

Enrichment        Enrichment                     9:45 - 10:11

3rd Period          Chemistry                     10:15 - 11:00

4th Period          Conference                   11:04 - 11:49

5th Period          Chemistry                     11:53 - 12:38

C Lunch            Lunch                           12:38 - 1:08

6th Period          Chemistry                       1:12 - 1:57

7th Period          Chemistry                       2:01 - 2:46

8th Period          Physics Pre-AP              2:50 - 3:35
After School     Tutorials                       By Appointment

 

Contact 

  • Room D132 in the Science Hall
  • Preparation/conference period: 4th period, 11:04 – 11:49
  • School phone number: 903-852-2321
  • School email address: parkerr@gobearsgo.net

 

This is what we will be doing happening in Chemistry and Physics this year:

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Chemistry

  • Scientific Skills: Safety, the Scientific Method, Measurement, and Math
  • Properties of Matter: Physical and Chemical Properties and Changes
  • Atomic Structure: The Nucleus and the Electrons
  • The Periodic Table: How We Got it and What it Tells Us About Atoms 
  • Chemical Bonding: Ionic, Covalent, and Metallic 
  • Nomenclature: Naming Compounds 
  • The Mole: Counting Atoms Using Their Mass 
  • Chemical Reactions & Equations: The Reality and the Symbols 
  • Stoichiometry: Finding the Right Amounts of Chemicals to React 
  • Gases: How Temperature, Pressure, and Volume are Related 
  • Solutions: Working With Things That are Thoroughly Mixed Up 
  • Acids & Bases: HOH My! 
  • Thermochemistry: Energy Changes in Reactions 
  • Nuclear Chemistry: The Awesome Nucleus

 

Physics

Scientific Skills

  • Safety in the lab and work place
  • Using the scientific method
  • Measurement
  • Math review
  • Problem-solving and estimation

 

Kinematics – Describing motion exactly

  • Speed
  • Velocity
  • Acceleration
  • Momentum
  • Work
  • Power

 

Dynamics – Predicting the effects of forces on the motion of objects

  • Forces
  • Newton's laws of motion and gravity
  • Machines

 

Energy – The ability to cause change

  • Kinds of energy
  • Energy changes
  • Conservation of energy
  • Heat movement
  • Energy sources
  • Environmental. & economic impact of our use of energy

 

Waves – Energy movement through space and matter

  • Wave types & characteristics
  • Waves interacting with waves
  • Sound
  • Light, Lenses, and Mirrors

 

Electricity and Magnetism – Understanding and using electrons

  • Static Electricity
  • Circuits: Series & parallel
  • Magnets & electromagnets
  • Motors

 

Nuclear Physics – The awesome power of the unimaginably small atomic nucleus

  • Nuclear decay
  • Nuclear reactions
  • Uses and effects of nuclear technology