• Lower Dauphin School District

    Curriculum Guide

    Course Title: CP & Honors Chemistry
    Subject: Science
    Grade Level(s): 10-12
    Synopsis of Curriculum

    This course is designed to give students a basic understanding of chemical principles. Upon completion of this course students should have the skills and content necessary to succeed in college level science courses. Major topics covered are atomic structure, bonding, reactions, states of matter, and solutions. Since there is an emphasis on both the theoretical and practical aspects of chemistry, students should expect an emphasis on problem solving and laboratory work. This course is especially designed to prepare students planning to attend college who must complete a lab-based science course.

     Units of Study Titles

    Periodic Table, Formulas and Nomenclature

    Chemical Reactions


    Atomic Structure and Bonding


    Aqueous Systems and Solutions


    Acids and Bases