November 2017 


Mon 
Tue 
Wed 
Thu 
Fri 


Oct. 30 
Oct. 31 
1 
2 
3 
Syllabus 910 

Unraveling the Structure of the Atom: Rutherford– Protons; Chadwick & Neutrons
Unraveling the Structure of the Atom WKS Part 2 (Key)
HW #43 (Class Notes 43) 
Unit 4 Review WS (Key) (Key w/Class Notes)
HW #44 
Go Over Unit 4 Review
Begin Unit 5, Nuclear Chem: α, β, γ Radiation; Nuclear Decay Equations
Radiation Properties & Decay WS (Key) 
Unit 4 Quest: Atomic Structure
HW #51 
Radiation & Nuclear Stability
Band of Stability
Nuclear Stability WS (Key)
HW #52 


6 
7 
8 
9 
10 
Syllabus 910 

HalfLife & C14 Dating; Nuclear Decay Series
HalfLife & Radioactive Dating WS (Key)
C14 Dating Article & WS (Due 11/13) Key
HW #53 
Quiz Unit 5: Nuclear Decay & Stability
Specific Heat Notes (Key)
Specific Heat WKS (Key)
HW #5.51: Finish Specific Heat Notes/WKS; Read Specific Heat Lab 
Induced Transmutation; Nuclear Fission & Fusion
Transmutation, Fission & Fusion Reactions WS (Key)
HW #54
Specific Heat Lab (Due 11/15) Postlab Key 
Teachers’ Professional Day–No School 
Teachers’ Professional Day–No School 


13 
14 
15 1st MP Ends 
16 
17 
Syllabus 1112 

C14 Dating WS Due
Energy from Nuclear Fission & Fusion
Nuclear Energy WS (Key)
Star Born WS & Article (Due 11/20) Key
HW #55

Nuclear Power from Fission & Fusion
Alchemists’ Dream
Nuclear Power WS (Key)
HW #56 
Specific Heat Lab Due
Nuclear Plant Accidents: Three Mile Island, Chernobyl and Fukushima
Nuclear Accidents WS (Key)
HW #57

Sources, Measurement & Effects of Radiation
Sources of Radiation WS (Key)
Work on Star Born WS
HW #58 
Unit 5 & 5.5 Review WS (Key)
HW #59 


20 
21 
22 ½ Day 
23 
24 
Syllabus 1112 

Star Born WS Due
Review Unit 5 
Test Unit 5: Nuclear Chemistry 
Intro to Unit 6: Waves— Electromagnetic spectrum, wavelength, frequency and energy
Wavelength, Frequency & Energy WS
HW #61 
Thanksgiving Day–No School 
Thanksgiving Recess–No School 


27 
28 
29 
30 
Dec 1 
Tentative Schedule Week 13 

WaveParticle Nature of Light
Photoelectric Effect WS
HW #62 
Gas Discharge Tubes & Emission/ Absorption Line Spectra; Bohr Model of the Atom
Bohr Atom WS
HW #63 
Color Lab (Due 12/6) 
Quantum Mechanics: WaveParticle Duality of Electrons; Probability
Electrons as Waves WS
HW #64 
Orbitals & Energy Levels; Electron Configurations
Energy Levels & Electron Configurations WS
HW #65 