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Welcome to Mrs. Kasparian's site for

Pre-AP Chemistry!

In addition to the attachments for the Instruction Management Plan and the latest calendar, please refer to the attachments listed below to help increase your success in this class. You will find an attachment to assist you in writing a meaningful lab report and in writing a cohesive conclusion within the lab report. Also check out the notes for each chapter.


You can also click the links below to access the Flinn Scientific Website to find homework help or to look up the safety hazards of chemicals.

Crash Course in Chemistry videos - helpful explanations

Bozemanscience - helpful videos

Click on the attachment "Chem Demos" to watch alkali metals and phosphorus in action!

Go to the following link to watch more alkali metal action: http://www.teachertube.com/viewVideo.php?title=Group_1_Alkali_metals_and_water&video_id=51068 

"My Robot is Better Than Your Robot"

Click on the following link, watch the video, "My Robot is Better Than Your Robot" and write a paragraph (at least five good sentences) on the presented material. Include the answers to these questions in your paragraph:  What is the thesis of the video? Do you agree with the thesis of the video? Why or why not? Give one example of what you think illustrates that "science rocks"! 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vYuOKb3gO7E&feature=related


Watch the Periodic Table Rap:  

http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-504784_162-20089585-10391705.html






Welcome to Mrs. Kasparian's site for

Chemistry!

In addition to the latest calendar, please refer to the attachments listed below to help increase your success in this class. You will find an attachment to assist you in writing a meaningful lab report and in writing a cohesive conclusion within the lab report.

 

You can also click the links below to access the Flinn Scientific Website to find homework help or to look up the safety hazards of chemicals.

Crash Course in Chemistry videos - helpful explanations

Bozemanscience - helpful videos

Click on the attachment "Chem Demos" to watch alkali metals in action!

Go to the following link to watch more alkali metal action:http://www.teachertube.com/viewVideo.php?title=Group_1_Alkali_metals_and_water&video_id=51068 

"My Robot is Better Than Your Robot"

Click on the following link, watch the video, "My Robot is Better Than Your Robot" and write a paragraph (at least five good sentences) on the presented material. Include the answers to these questions in your paragraph:  What is the thesis of the video? Do you agree with the thesis of the video? Why or why not? Give one example of what you think illustrates that "science rocks"! 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vYuOKb3gO7E&feature=related

Watch the Periodic Table Rap:  

http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-504784_162-20089585-10391705.html




Click on this link to do the computer activity on the atom:

http://www.colorado.edu/physics/2000/quantumzone/index.html


Intermolecular attractions interactive:

<iframe width="553px" height="428px" frameborder="no" scrolling="no" allowfullscreen="true" webkitallowfullscreen="true" mozallowfullscreen="true" src="http://lab.concord.org/embeddable.html#interactives/sam/phase-change/5-interatomic-interactions-and-states.json"></iframe>

Click on this link to do the PhET "Build an Atom" activity:

http://phet.colorado.edu/en/simulation/build-an-atom

Click the link to do the computer activity on precipitation reactions:
http://www.wisc-online.com/Objects/ViewObject.aspx?ID=GCH2904


Chemistry HW answers



I. Watch this Teacher Tube video to help you understand mass defect, fission and fusion. Cut and paste the link below.

http://www.teachertube.com/viewVideo.php?video_id=132360

Watch this Teacher Tube video to help you understand how a nuclear power plant operates. Cut and past the link below.

http://www1.teachertube.com/viewVideo.php?video_id=184060&title=Nuclear_power_station  

 

II. Watch this TeacherTubevideo to learn about supernovas.

http://www.teachertube.com/viewVideo.php?video_id=40951&title=Supernova



Click on the attachment below for instructions on how to log onto RI-ITEST




Intermolecular Attractions interactive:


Click on the link for the Atom Builder Activity:

 http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/diamond/insidewave.html

Click on the link to do the PhET "Build an Atom" activity:

http://phet.colorado.edu/en/simulation/build-an-atom




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Welcome to Mrs. Kasparian's site for Biology!                                                                                            

Instruction Management Plan 2012-2013

Bozemanscience - helpful videos

Crashcourse - helpful explanations





Activity on National Geographic Magazine article, "The Gulf of Oil"



1. The Virtual Cell computer lab.

Go to the website 

http://www.ibiblio.org/virtualcell/tour/cell/cell.htm

to do the activity.

2. Go to the link below to learn about how cell structure is related to function:

http://www.teachersdomain.org/resource/tdc02.sci.life.cell.lp_strufx/ 

3.Karyotype activity: Go to the website

http://www.biology.arizona.edu/human_bio/activities/karyotyping/karyotyping.html 

4. PBS Computer Lab:  DNA to Protein. Goto the website  

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/aso/tryit/dna/shockwave-nojs.html

5. Go to this website to translate a polypeptide:  http://learn.genetics.utah.edu/content/begin/dna/transcribe/

Write its sequence down at the bottom of your DNA to Protein worksheet (PBS activity above).
 
6. Go to this  website to study the Cell Cycle:

http://www.biology.arizona.edu/cell_bio/activities/cell_cycle/cell_cycle.html

7. Play the game, DNA - The Double Helix. Go to the link below for the Official Website of  the Nobel Prize:

http://www.nobelprize.org/educational/medicine/dna_double_helix/dnahelix.html

8. Watch a short video clip on nondisjunction:
http://www.biostudio.com/d_%20Meiotic%20Nondisjunction%20Meiosis%20I.htm

 

 

 


Watch the animations on these websites to better understand the cell membrane, diffusion, osmosis, and active transport and the function of cell organelles:

 http://www.northland.cc.mn.us/biology/biology1111/animations/passive1.swf

http://www.teachersdomain.org/resource/tdc02.sci.life.cell.organelles/ 

 

Click on the attachment, Protist_Fungi videos Teacher_You Tube to see protists and fungi in their natural environment.




Click on the attachment below for instructions on how to log onto RI-ITEST




Click on the various links in the attachment below for help with Mitosis, meiosis, and DNA.

Click on the attachment for the Final Exam Guide 1011



"My Robot is Better Than Your Robot"

Click on the following link, watch the video, "My Robot is Better Than Your Robot" and write a paragraph (at least five good sentences) on the presented material. Include the answers to these questions in your paragraph:  What is the thesis of the video? Do you agree with the thesis of the video? Why or why not? Give one example of what you think illustrates that "science rocks"! 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vYuOKb3gO7E&feature=related


Go to this website to do the gel electrophoresis virtual lab:
http://learn.genetics.utah.edu/content/labs/gel/

  Do the computer activity on how to engineer a crop - Transgenic Manipulation:

·  http://www.teachersdomain.org/resource/tdc02.sci.life.gen.engineeracrop/

 


Final Exam Review 2014 PowerPoint