This online course is designed to help AP Chemistry students prepare for their AP exams.
Taught by master AP Chemistry teacher Casey Akin, this short course will assist your preparation by providing you with a review of often misunderstood content, test taking skills and strategies, and review resources. By the end of this course, students will be able to:
identify the three types of chemical reactions and how they are written in a net ionic equation.
utilize given word equations to write a balanced chemical equation.
describe the products in a chemical reaction as well as their states, including their solubility.
relate laboratory processes such as titration to the writing of balanced chemical equations.
The 2018 AP Chemistry test date is Monday, May 7, 2018. Students will have an opportunity to interact with a master teacher to ask questions and clarify their understanding of the material in an optional online live, synchronous session held Sunday, May 6, 2018.
Casey Akin teaches Pre-AP and AP Chemistry at College Station High School in College Station, Texas. This is her 15th year of teaching and her 9th year of teaching AP Chemistry. She has been honored each year as a district Star Educator and a Hall of Fame Teacher by the College Station Education Foundation and was the 2015-16 teacher of the year at her school. Casey has been a College Board consultant for five years.
Casey’s students have been extremely successful on the AP test with greater than a 98% pass rate with many students going on to careers in chemistry. Her students have participated and advanced in competitions such as the Siemens Foundation, BEST Robotics, Chemistry Olympiad, UIL Academics in science, Intel ISEF and National Science Bowl.
Term: Spring/Summer 2019
Start Date: Apr. 23, 2018
End Date: May 07, 2018
Early Registration: $55 if registering by March 12
Combo Review Package: A $20 discount is offered for participants who register for an AP Exam Review Online course and the AP Exam Review at Rice. See the NOTES tab for more information.
This course offers an optional online live, synchronous question and answer session. This session will occur Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 7-8:30 p.m. Central time.
This course utilizes the Canvas platform and includes the use of high-quality videos and a synchronous session in Blackboard Collaborate. For maximum performance, we recommend these system requirements for the Canvas platform. Additionally, the synchronous sessions in Blackboard Collaborate require a headset with a microphone. If your operating system does not meet the system requirements set forth, we cannot guarantee a quality learning experience. Please verify that your computer meets the minimum requirements prior to registering for the course.
This course is designed as a supplemental review for students preparing for their AP exams. It is not intended to be taken in lieu of an AP course.
Combo Review Package
Students receive a $20 discount when registering for any of the six AP Exam Review Online offerings and the AP Exam Review at Rice. Register for the AP Exam Review at Rice here. A discount promo code for the combo package will be provided in the confirmation email when registration is completed for the AP Exam Review at Rice.