• Name: Ms. Hochberg    
    Department: Science
    Courses Taught: Academic Chemistry & Academic Forensic Science
    Email: RHochberg@spfk12.org
    Office hours: Tue-Thurs7:30 - 8:00, 2:30 - 3:00 Room 142

    It is recommended that students have their own scientific calculator for this course, if you do not have a graphing calculator (TI-83 or 84)
    A TI - 30 Xa or TI - 30SX is recommended!
    The following link has video lessons for MANY of the topics we will cover this year - please view them for remedial help!!!
    Grades will be posted via the school system: Powerschool
    Forensic Case study template: Click here
    Forensic Article Assignment document: Click here
    Chemistry formal lab report format:
    Chemistry formal lab report grading rubric: Click here
    Chemistry formal lab sample lab: Click here
    FORENSICS: Final review jeopardy 1: Click here
     FORENSICS: Final review jeopardy 2: Click here!

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    To access an online version of the textbook:

    LOGIN: spfraider     
    PASSWORD: molecule1
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    Why Study Chemistry?
    Because understanding chemistry helps you to understand the world around you. Cooking is chemistry. Everything you can touch or taste or smell is a chemical. When you study chemistry, you come to understand a bit about how things work. Chemistry isn't secret knowledge, useless to anyone but a scientist. It's the explanation for everyday things, like why laundry detergent works better in hot water or how baking soda works or why not all pain relievers work equally well on a headache. If you know some chemistry, you can make educated choices about everyday products that you use.
    - Anne Marie Helmenstine, Ph. D
Last Modified on June 15, 2016