Syllabus for Chemistry 11 (Spring 2015)


  • Be on time for every class, with all necessary materials ready.
  • Be polite and respectful to each other, to me, and especially to guests.
  • Take notes, and keep your binder organized and up-to-date.
  • Hand in lab reports on time.  Late projects will suffer a -20% grade penalty.
  • Produce quality work. (Explain your work, write legibly, include organized calculations, include units).
  • Study for tests. Students who have unexcused absences on test days will suffer a -20% grade penalty on that test.

Course Schedule

Thinking Skills

  • Qualitative analysis of experimental data.
  • Algebraic problem solving.
  • Producing explanations and counterexamples.
  • Using a theoretical model to predict experimental results.

Assessment & Evaluation

All marks (including homework records) will be made available 24/7 to students and parents at You can see the schedule of due dates on the calendar at  You can add this calendar to your device by copying and pasting the following iCal link:

  • Midterm & Final Exam: 30%
  • Laboratory Experiments: 30%
  • Unit Tests: 20%
  • Quizzes: 10%
  • Academic Responsibility: 10%