Length of Course:        

    One Year (Lab Science)


    1.0 Credit

    Grade Placement:       

    10, 11, 12


    Integrated Math 1 and Biology or DC recommendation.

    State Code:                  


    Course Description: The nature of matter and how it changes are presented in this first year chemistry course. Concepts and skills are taught by inquiry activities: modeling, discussion, laboratories, demonstration and lecture. Memorization of key terms and concepts are required and essential. Students will need to use Algebra to solve problems related to the chemistry content. Students will perform appropriate experiments, which include computer based and real laboratories to develop basic lab skills, learn methods of analysis, and discover relationships that will be used in the classroom.