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Chem 4 Homepage:
Email Jeff: jparadis@csus.edu

COURSE MATERIALS:

Welcome letter

Syllabus

Key dates/tentative schedule

Textbook TOC (6th edition)

Early textbook readings:
(3.1-3.6, 4.1-4.2), (4.6), (4.3-4.5, 4.8), (4.9)

Canvas (for checking grades)

DAILY CALENDARS:

January

February

March

April

** May **

MasteringChemistry (online homework)

Course ID = paradis61621

Student Registration Instructions

Registration and online access

Support and FAQs

Check our photos from the

2017 Sacramento March for Science

(posted with permission)

LEARNING CATALYTICS (clicker system)

Access directions
(see right side of MasteringChem homepage)

     
Useful Resources:

TOP RESOURCES for CHEM 4 SUCCESS:

PAL Office Hours and PARC Tutoring

Commit to Study - Make a free appointment with our Peer Mentors to get help with study skills and time management

Commit to Study - Study Skills Workshop series

The CHEM 4 Science Study Skills Cycle (S3C)

Inspirational video #1: You can learn anything

Inspirational video #2: Stanford Resilience Project

Successful students do these things:
15 keys to success in CHM 4

Advice from previous Chem 4 students:
#1, #2, #3, #4, #5, #6, #7, #8

Student resource page

Student Success Contract

MENTAL HEALTH RESOURCES:

SacState student health and counseling services

Student's guide to dealing with college stress

The importance of getting enough sleep in college

Coping with test anxiety

Help manange stress using Meditation

RESOURCES FOR DREAMERS:

CSU resources for undocumented students

Dreamer Resource Center

 

USEFUL CAMPUS RESOURCES:

Basic Needs: campus resources related to housing, food and financial emergencies

ASI student food pantry

Free food from campus events

Student Emergency Fund (financial emergencies)

Sacstate's financial wellness website

Campus computer services for students

Services to Students with Disabilities

SacState student resources handout

CAREER RESOURCES and CAMPUS JOBS:

Become a High School Science Teacher

Exploring Health Careers

SacState's College 2 Career Readiness Program

SacState Hornet Career Connection

Associated Students Inc

Engineering and Computer Science

Information Resources and Technology

University Enterprises (on and off-campus jobs)

     
Materials from our daily calendars:

HANDOUTS:

Periodic table (class version)
Periodic table (MasteringChem)

Important element/ion names and
Hints for learning ion names

Metric prefixes/conversion factors

Mole flow chart

Solubility rules

PAL MATERIALS:
PAL Session Schedule
PAL Office Hours [held in SQU 248]
PAL Worksheet Schedule

Week #1 (1/22): A and reading 4.6

Week #2 (1/29): A and B

Week #3 (2/5): A and B

Week #4 (2/12): A and B

Week #5 (2/19): A

Week #6 (2/26): A and B

Week #7 (3/5): A and B

Week #8 (3/12): A and B

Week #9 (3/19): no PAL sessions

Week #10 (3/26): no formal worksheet

Week #11 (4/2): A and B

Week #12 (4/9): A and B

Week #13 (4/16): A and B

Week #14 (4/23): A

Week #15 (4/30): A

Week #16 (5/7): A and B

CLICKER QUESTIONS:
(posted each day after class)

Week #1 (1/22): none, W, F

Week #2 (1/29): M, W, F

Week #3 (2/5): M, W, F

Week #4 (2/12): M, W, none

Week #5 (2/19): none, W, F

Week #6 (2/26): M, W, F

Week #7 (3/5): M, W, F

Week #8 (3/12): M, W, none

Week #9 (3/19): none this week

Week #10 (3/26): none this week

Week #11 (4/2): M, W, F

Week #12 (4/9): M, W, none

Week #13 (4/16): M, W, F

Week #14 (4/23): M, W, none

Week #15 (4/30): none, W, F

Week #16 (5/7): M, none, none

PRACTICE MATERIALS:

Exam #1: A, B, C, D
Extra naming practice: A, B, C, D

Exam #2: A, B, C, D

Exam #3: A, B, C, D
Questions about Climate Change
Slides from our Climate Change lecture

Practice Final Exam: A, B

EXAM ANSWER KEYS:
(posted after each exam)

Exam #1

Exam #2

Exam #3

 

 

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