Pre-AP Chemistry (Period 2)

Course Description

Pre-AP Chemistry is designed for students to achieve the following objectives: to become proficient in the use of the scientific method and laboratory equipment, to solve problems using dimensional analysis and the mole concepts, to understand the properties of matter and energy, and to use this information quantitatively and qualitatively to predict chemical behavior, and to develop an appreciation for the work of earlier scientists. Chemistry is a concept-oriented course where students use a problem-solving approach. Study and perseverance are a must. As an end product of this course, the student gains a creative and inquisitive approach to learning. This course meets the requirements for G/T.