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Chemistry Honors – Class 8



  • Period A – Tuesday, September 10th
  • Periods C, D – Wednesday, September 11th

Big Idea – What are the parts that make up matter?

Class Activity – atomic structure

  • Consider the following list of terms
    • atom
    • compound
    • chemical formula
    • electron
    • nucleus
    • proton
    • neutron
    • isotopes
    • atomic number
    • mass number
  • Think about what you already know about these terms.
  • Group them as appropriate and draw a picture (or pictures) that connect these ideas.
  • Write and label the terms on each drawing
  • If you do not know a term or don’t know how to include it in your drawing then write it to the side.
  • Export and share your result to our shared Dropbox folder for sharing with the class later
  • Only one per group is needed, although make sure each person has a copy of the result after you are done


  • Take chapter notes on Sections 4.1 – 4.7
  • Focus on key ideas and terms
  • Type and submit notes to Dropbox


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