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(Combined teachers)
Target grade(s): 10, 11, 12

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Course Description

The AP Chemistry institute is designed to assist AP teachers in building the foundations for success in teaching AP Chemistry. Emphasis will be placed on the rigor of the material that students need to be successful on the AP Chemistry exam. An emphasis will be placed on the new curriculum framework and its implementation in your classroom. We will review the requirements on the course audit and the syllabus requirements. Time will be allowed for best practices and for sharing ideas as a group. Laboratory investigations will be incorporated with the discussion of the theory, with special emphasis on student-inquiry labs.

Topics will include the following:
New test format and curriculum
Kinetics (non-calculator and calculator approaches)
multiple choice strategies
acid-base chemistry
atomic structure and periodicity
Topics to be presented and sequence followed will be determined by the group as a whole.

What participants should bring:
Apron or lab coat
Closed-toe shoes

What participants will take with them:

A CD of everything developed for Pre-AP Chemistry and AP Chemistry by the lead consultant

Items to Bring

  • Goggles
  • Apron or lab coat
  • Closed-toe shoes

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