• This course introduces students to the basic concepts of chemistry and is required for graduation.  After mastering proper measurement skills and laboratory behavior we will explore properties and composition of matter, the Modern Atomic Theory, the Periodic Table of the Elements, chemical reactions, and the fundamentals of acids and bases.   The semester is divided into four units:

    • Unit 1: Scientific Methods and Measurement
    • Unit 2: Properties and Changes of Matter
    • Unit 3: Structure of Matter
    • Unit 4: Chemical Reactions and Bonding