AP Chemistry provides opportunities for the development of essential chemical concepts and principles which can help you understand the world around you. This course covers content that is equivalent to one full year of College General Chemistry. Specifically, this course is based on Six Big Ideas and Seven Science Practices as described in detail by the College Board. In addition to content, the emphasis of this course is the development of the following skills: inquiry, critical thinking, problem-solving, mathematical reasoning, communication and experimental investigation. AP Chemistry is a rigorous and challenging course, but it is also very rewarding! Your success in this course is directly linked to your level of commitment to do your best. In other words, your success is linked to your work ethic! I am hopeful that you will enjoy the class and take advantage of the learning opportunities presented to you throughout the year!
Looking forward to a great year!