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Chemistry class counts calories

Sophomore Isabella Bermejo ignites a tortilla chip in her Chemistry class. The class performed a lab to determine how many calories are in certain foods.

Laura Mogannam, Reporter

March 22, 2017

WEB EXCLUSIVE Sophomore Honors Chemistry students conducted a lab today to determine the number of calories in various food items after learning about calorimetry. The class was instructed to create a calorimeter using a soda can filled with water. A potato or tortilla chip was burned under the ca...

Lab allows deeper understanding of material

Sophomores Josie Rozzelle and Cassie Eskicioglu combine solutions to identify whether they form soluble or insoluble reactions in the Chem lab. The students learned about different types of reactions in class the day before.

Colette Hom and Caroline Schulberg

November 16, 2016

Sophomore chemistry classes conducted a lab today to experiment with double displacement reactions, by mixing two compounds and then concluding whether each was soluble or insoluble after the reaction had taken place. Labs allow students to physically experiment and learn about the material first ha...

Alumna to return as science sub

Liana Lum, Editor-in-Chief

February 15, 2013

Liana Lum Reporter A CHS alumna awaiting acceptance to medical school will be substituting in the science department while teachers take family leave this spring. Morgan Kendall (’08) is re- turning to her alma mater to substitute pregnant chemistry teacher Christy Cinti for four weeks and then...

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