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Nuclear Chemistry 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                Jump to:   Lesson 1, Lesson 2, Lesson 3, Lesson 4


 ” The first day of class should connect to the last day and every day in between!”
 This page is How Mr Grodski will present the Organic Chemistry Unit.  It does not represent exacatly how it is taught year to year but lists all the resources that I use and the chronological order.

________________________________________________________________________________                   Jump toLesson 1  Homework          Lesson 1 – Intro, Isotopes

 Main focus:

a) To begin the Nuclear Chemistry (physics?) unit (Last one!)
b) To identify different nuclear particles – Table O                                                                                 
c) To write nuclear reactions                                                                                                                        d) To identify the type of radiation a particular radioisotope releases – Table N


Period  9:

1.   Nuclear Chemistry Intro Lesson

Isotope Review.pdf                                                                                                                                                           View Download

Nuclear Chemistry worksheet 1.pdf                                                                                                                                   View Download

Nuclear Chemistry Lesson today: – 

Nuclear Chemistry Lesson today: – Writing nuclear equations

Nuclear Chemistry Presentation: 

Lesson 1 – Homework: 

1. Please complete the form below. You have three submissions tonight!

1: Nuclear Chemistry Form 1 


_____________________________________________________________________________________            Jump toLesson 2 Homework      Lesson 2 – Natural Transmutation 

Main focus:    


a) To complete nuclear reactions writing for alpha, beta, positron emissions.

b) To compare and contrast the the properties of the emissions

c) identify artificial Transmutation, fission and fusion.


Period  8:

1.   Nuclear Chemistry Presentation 1 – (slides 1 – 26 yesterday)

2. Complete the nuclear equations for alpha decay.

3. Properties of nuclear emissions

4.  Artificial Transmutation


Nuclear Chemistry worksheet 1.pdf                                                                                                                                                    View Download

Period  9:

5.  Fission and Fusion

6. Review book questions

7. Start homework.


Nuclear Chemistry Presentation: 

Nuclear Chemistry Lesson today: – Lecture 2 – Artificial Transmutation – 


Lesson 2 Homework: 

 1.  Please complete the form below:

You will have ONLY one submission to this form tonight.

1: Nuclear Chemistry Form 2 


________________________________________________________                                                              Jump toLesson 3 Homework Lesson 3Artificial Transmutation

Main focus:   

a) To compare and contrast artificial and natural transmutation

b) To solve Half – Life problems

c)  To identify Fission and constrast it with Fusion.

Period  9:   

1. Complete the particle accelerator discussion into Half – Life problems

 2. Complete the Half-life problems or practice

 3. Fission vs. Fusion


Half Life Practice Problems
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Nuclear Chemistry worksheet 2.pdf
View Download


Nuclear Chemistry Lesson today: – Lecture 3 – Half-lives problems into Fission

Nuclear Chemistry Presentation: 


Lesson 3 Homework: 

1. Need a form here.


________________________________________________________________________________                       Jump toLesson 4 Homework    Lesson 4 – Functional Groups/Reactions

Main focus: 

a)  To identify functional groups.
b)  To identify the organic reactions.  


Period  1:

1.  View the Functional Groups presentation.

2.  To complete the functional group worksheet.


Table R and Functional Groups.pd                                                                                                                                        View Download

Period  2:

3.  View the Organic Reactions presentation from Organic Acids

2.  To complete the functional group worksheet.


Organic Reactions.pdf.                                                                                                                                                      View Download

Organic Chemistry 2: functional groups

Functional Groups I  – Lecture 3 : 

Today’s Lesson – Complete functional groups & Begin Organic Reactions:

Organic Chemistry 3: organic reactions

Today’s Lesson – Organic Reactions:

__________________________________________                                                                                                                                      Lesson 4 –  Homework: – 

1. Please complete tonights form below. You have 3 submissions tonight.


1: Organic Chemistry Form 3 


Crash Course – Regents Chemistry – Organic Chemistry: