Class Sequence

6th Grade: FUNdamentals of Science When sixth graders make the move to middle school, they are given the chance to explore science broadly.  This class mixes a wide variety of topics. The nature of science figures prominently in this class, and students learn how to...

Lab Week

This week the chemistry class is going to Drury for our first lab activity.  We will be studying types of chemical reactions.  In the classroom students will be learning how to write lab reports.  We will continue to learn how to predict molecular shapes based on...

Significant Figures and Scientific Notation

Today Chemistry students began learning about sig figs and scientific notation.  Sig figs are something that most students never learn to appreciate, but are very valuable when expressing the precision of measurements.   As a result, we will be measuring on a variety...