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Thanks for following! I am looking forward to a great year! I am Coach Smathers this is my first year here at WOISD. I am coaching football and track. I am a 2015 graduate of Tarleton State University. I started teaching and coaching in August 2016.

We will be using google classroom for most things however I can post things on the blog if it is needed just let me know. My email is smatherse@woisd.net

Below is the Policies and Procedures file

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Lesson Plans 11/12-11/16

TEKS (C.02E-I, C.07A, C.07B)

Monday:Naming Ionic compounds+ Molar Mass of Compound/ Independent Practice / Assignment: Quiz

Tuesday:Naming Ionic compounds+ Molar Mass of Compound/ Independent Practice / Assignment: Review

Wednesday:Naming Ionic compounds+ Molar Mass of Compound/ Independent Assessment / Assignment: Test

Thursday:New Classroom/Classroom arrangement/ Assignment:

Friday:New Classroom/Classroom arrangement/ Assignment:

Lesson plans 11/5-11/9

TEKS (C.02E-I, C.07A, C.07B)

Monday:Naming Ionic compounds/ Group Discussion, Guided Questioning / Assignment:

Tuesday:Naming Ionic Compounds/ Independent practice / Assignment: Ionic Compounds #1

Wednesday:Naming Ionic Compounds with Transition Metals/Guided Questions and Discussion, Independent practice / Assignment: Ionic Compounds #2

Thursday:Naming Ionic Compounds with Transition Metals/Guided Questions and Discussion, Independent practice / Assignment: Ionic Compounds #3

Friday:Physical and Chemical Reactions Lab Demonstrations/Google Classroom, Youtube video, independent lab demonstrations/ Assignment: Google Classroom, Lab Notebooks+ Naming Compounds Quiz

Lesson Plans 10/29- 11/2

TEKS (C.02E-I, C.07A, C.07B, C.08A, C.08B)

Monday: oral test review

Tuesday: ch. 3 test

Thursday:Introduction to naming compounds/ Group Discussion, Guided Questioning / Assignment: Chapter 3 Extra Problems, Chapter 7 Notes

Friday:Physical and Chemical Reactions Lab Demonstrations/Google Classroom, Youtube video, independent lab demonstrations/ Assignment: Google Classroom, Lab Notebooks

Lesson Plans 10/22- 10/26

TEKS (C.02E-I, C.04A-4D, C.05B, C.06D)

Monday:Moles/ Independent practice / Assignment: Moles #2

Tuesday:Go Blue Lab Demonstrations/Google Classroom, Youtube video, independent lab demonstrations/ Assignment: Google Classroom, Lab Notebooks

Wednesday:Calculating Average Atomic Mass,Isotopes, Moles, early scientists/ Independent Practice / Assignment: Chapter 3.3 Section Review

Thursday: mole calculation practice.

Friday:Mole quiz. formative assessment.

Lesson Plans 10/15-10/19

TEKS (C.02E-I, C.04A-4D, C.05B, C.06D)

Monday:Isotopes/ Independent practice / Assignment: Brown’s Chemistry 1/2 Sheet assignment

Tuesday:Calculating Average Atomic Mass/ Guided Notes, Guided Practice / Assignment:

Wednesday:Calculating Average Atomic Mass/ Independent Practice / Assignment: Bookwork

Thursday:Lab Notebooks, Notes Folders/ Independent Assessments / Assignment: Check to see if everything is correct

Lesson Plans 10/8-10/12

TEKS (C.01A-C, C.02E-I, C.04A-4D, C.05B)

Monday:Subatomic particles, Isotopes, ions/ Guided Notes, Guided Practice, Independent Practice / Assignment: Chapter 3 Section 2 and 3 Review

Tuesday: Density Lab #2/ Group Lab / Assignment: Complete the Lab

Wednesday:Density Lab #2/ Independent+Group Lab Report / Assignment: Google Doc Lab Report (Due Friday)

Thursday: Building Blocks of Matter, Early Scientists/ Independent Notes / Assignment: Chapter 3 Section 1 Review

Friday: Subatomic particles, Isotopes, ions/ Guided Notes, Guided Practice, Independent Practice / Assignment: Zumdahl Bookwork

Lesson Plans 10/1-10/5

TEKS (C.04A-C.04D, C.05B)

Monday:Branches of Chemistry, basic building blocks of matter,Classification of Matter, Physical and Chemical Changes, Periodic Table Introduction, Identify the element/ Guided Review Discussion / Assignment: Review Discussion

Tuesday:Branches of Chemistry, basic building blocks of matter,Classification of Matter, Physical and Chemical Changes, Periodic Table Introduction, Identify the element/ Independent Assessment / Assignment: Chapter 1 Test

Wednesday:Building Blocks of Matter, Early Scientists/ Independent Notes / Assignment: Chapter 3 Notes Handout

Thursday:Building Blocks of Matter, Early Scientists/ Independent Notes / Assignment: Chapter 3 Section 1 Review

Friday:Density Lab #2/ Independent Pre Lab Setup / Assignment: Lab Notebook Setup

Lesson Plans 9/24-9/28

TEKS: (C.02A, C.02B, C.02C, C.02D, C.02E, C.02G, C.04A-04D, C.05B

Monday:Density Lab / Group Lab / Assignment: Lab Report

Tuesday: Branches of Chemistry, Physical and Chemical Changes/ Group Discussion, Notes, / Assignment: Chapter 1 Notes Handout

Wednesday: Classification of Matter/ Group Discussion, Notes, / Assignment: Chapter 1 Notes Handout

Thursday: Branches of Chemistry, Physical and Chemical Changes,Classification of Matter, basic building blocks of matter/ Individual Notes using best practices of reading textbook / Assignment: Chapter 1 Notes Handout

Friday: Branches of Chemistry, basic building blocks of matter/ Group Discussion, Notes, Independent Practice/ Assignment: Chapter 1 Section 1 Review

Lesson Plans 9/17-9/21

TEKS: (C.02A, C.02B, C.02C, C.02D, C.02E, C.02G)

Monday: Density, Percent Error/ Notes, Guided Practice, Independent Practice/ Assignment: Density #1(Due Tuesday)

Tuesday: Accuracy, precision, Dimensional Analysis with Metric SI units, Density, Scientific Method, % Error/ Group Discussion of the Review Quizzes / Assignment: Accuracy, precision, Dimensional Analysis with Metric SI units, Density, Scientific Method, % Error/ Group Discussion of the Review Quizzes / Assignment: Chapter 2 Section 1-3 Quizzes(Due Thursday)

Wednesday:Density Pre Lab / Group Lab / Assignment: Lab Notebook

Thursday:Density Lab / Group Lab / Assignment: Lab Notebook

Friday:Density Lab / Group Lab / Assignment: Lab Report

Lesson Plans 9/10-9/14

TEKS: C.01A C.02A, C.02B, C.02C, C.02D, C.02E, C.02G)

Monday: Dimensional Analysis with Metric SI units/ Group Review of Conversions/ Assignment: Metric-Metric Conversions Review

Tuesday :Dimensional Analysis with Metric SI units/ Independent Assessment/ Assignment: Metric-Metric Conversions Test

Wednesday: Density, Percent Error/ Notes, Guided Practice, Independent Practice/ Assignment: Chapter 2 Section 1-3 Quizzes(Due Thursday)

Thursday: Density, Percent Error/ Notes, Guided Practice, Independent Practice/ Assignment: Density #1(Due Friday)

Friday: Accuracy, precision, Dimensional Analysis with Metric SI units, Density, Scientific Method, % Error/ Group Discussion of the Review Quizzes / Assignment: Accuracy, precision, Dimensional Analysis with Metric SI units, Density, Scientific Method, % Error/ Group Discussion of the Review Quizzes / Assignment: Chapter 2 Section 1-3 Quizzes(Due Thursday)