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No Tests In Regents Chemistry

Sounds like a good deal, and it is. We will not have one test all year, and there will be but one EXAM, the Regents Exam, in June….

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Missing Chemistry Class

You will be permitted to miss any chemistry course that you have a pass for, I sign anything you hand me.  It’s important to have a well rounded…

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Extra Credit

There is no extra credit in Arbuiso Chemistry. Do your work when you are supposed to, don’t let yourself lose points for silly delays, study ahead of time,etc….

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Reference Tables

You will need a reference table packet every single day.  I will give you one, and then likely another.  You could print them yourself from a link at…

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Lab Report Requirement

The State Education Department requires you to do a minimum of 1200 minutes of lab to qualify to take the Regents Exam.  You have to do these labs (without…

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Topic 1: Measurement – What you need to know.

Our first topic is Measurement.  In order to be better scientists, to do experiments to help you see with your own eyes how chemistry works, you need to…

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Redox – Electrochemistry

Redox stands for Reduction and Oxidation, a pair of reactions that take place at the same time, in electrochem.  As the name implies, it’s about moving electrons.  Electrons…

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Organic Chem

Organic chem is a challenge, there are literally hundreds of new molecules you must be able to recognize and draw and write formulas for.  You get to use…

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Regents Tutoring in June

I have arranged to borrow a big room at the Vestal Public Library for three dates, you can come in and get some FREE tutoring then.  There is…

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The New Periodic Table in the Stairway!

I cannot tell you how proud I am of all of my students.  The work you did, the trust you put into me when I asked you to…

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