Wednesday, November 28, 2012


The time is here to MEMORIZE YOUR IONS. 

I have put up THREE separate powerpoints to help you memorize over at

Plus you can make flashcards to help you memorize.

Plus we have done tons of practice in class.

Plus we have done a lab.

So remember THERE IS NO SUBSTITUTE FOR HARD WORK.  Memorize your ions!!

Friday, October 19, 2012


probably our LAST TEST OF THE MARKING PERIOD coming up on Oct 25th - Thursday.

This test will cover ELECTRON CONFIGURATIONS (Chapter 4) and Period Table Trends (Chap 5)

There are numerous YOUTUBE videos you can use to help you study  - is electron configs  by Khan Academy - excellent  periodic table trends

Good stuff.

Tuesday, October 9, 2012

Chapter 4

Chemistry class is now off onto Chapter 4 - electron configurations!!

more soon

Monday, October 1, 2012


First big test of the year FRIDAY OCT 5th.

study up!!!

Rutherford's gold foil experiment

Protons Neutrons and Electrons

Calculating average atomic mass

Gram, Mole, Molecule conversions

Just go to YOUTUBE and type in what you want to learn.  Someone smarter than all of us can probably help you!!

Here is one powerpoint review i made too, over at my slideshare account.

remember you can always acces this at too

Monday, September 10, 2012

CHEMISTRY ONE Chapter 1-2 reivew

Hey Chemistry Students!!!!

Here are TWO powerpoint reviews on my slideshare website --  just click here and find them!

There are TWO powerpoints covering SIG FIGS.  GOOD LUCK and study hard.

Thursday, August 30, 2012


Welcome to the 2012/2013 school year!!!!!!!!!!!

You have found Mr. Kalember's Chemistry page and this is where I will post helpful information for tests/quizzes and labs.

In addition to this website try where i will post powerpoints of review material.

there are also a number of "tutoring" websites you can also use, such as

Lastly, YOUTUBE has TONS of great instructional videos - just go to and search for the topic you need help with.

Good luck and enjoy!

Mr. K