In Case of Lab Safety Emergency - refer to documents HERE that guide safety in our science classrooms and/or refer to instructions on online SDS sheets HERE and/or call the CMS Environmental Safety Dept. at 980-343-6040 for further guidance. Report all accidents to an administrator.

North Carolina Department of Public Instruction Resources for Chemistry

NCDPI Chemistry Resources - includes essential standards, unpacked content, assessment examples, formative assessment probe alignment, safety resources and links to additional resources

Science Honors Course Requirements from NCDPI

Science Honors Implementation - includes Science Honors review rubric, implementation guide, video guide for teachers for honors portfolio and link to NC Honors Implementation Wiki

CMS Science Resources

Keeley Formative Assessments - aligned by Essential Standards

Essential Standards Alignments
Keeley Formative Assessment Probe Books - these books are in PDF format; you can print and/or save just the pages you need; you can also change the language in the probes to reflect your needs

Chemistry Common Core Performance Tasks - Approved Examples

CMS Formative Assessments available on SchoolNet - READY TO USE!

SchoolNet (Please use Firefox browser) - HomeBase > Applications > SchoolNet > Assessment Admin > Find a Test
CLICK HERE to Learn to Administer a SchoolNet Assessment Online (on CMS Intranet) - CLICK HERE for Step-by-Step Pictures - email for further assistance


CMS SCI CHEM 1.1.1 [1166282]

Online Passcode: TU5LE6KU5
CMS SCI CHEM 1.1.2 and 1.1.3 [1166283]

Online Passcode: JU4RA9D
CMS SCI CHEM 1.1.4 [1166285]

Online Passcode: MY2ME9DU
CMS SCI CHEM 1.2.1 and 1.2.2 [1166286]

Online Passcode: KY6TE5NE2
CMS SCI CHEM 1.2.3 [1166287]

Online Passcode: RU8WY8
CMS SCI CHEM 1.2.4 [1166288]

Online Passcode: NY4JY2FY6
CMS SCI CHEM 1.2.5 [1166289]

Online Passcode: TE2LE9
CMS SCI CHEM 1.3 [1166290]

Online Passcode: BY8NY4TE3
CMS SCI CHEM 2.1.1 and 2.1.3 [1166291]

Online Passcode: LA7XA7NE4
CMS SCI CHEM 2.1.2 and 2.1.4 [1166293]

Online Passcode: MU7KY9
CMS SCI CHEM 2.1.5 [1166294]

Online Passcode: TA9RE7
CMS SCI CHEM 2.2.1 [1166295]

Online Passcode: VY9LU6
CMS SCI CHEM 2.2.2 and 2.2.3 [1166296]

Online Passcode: BU4TU9JU
CMS SCI CHEM 2.2.4 [1166297]

Online Passcode: NA2RE5FE
CMS SCI CHEM 2.2.5 [1166298]

Online Passcode: ZA2GA2CU
CMS SCI CHEM 3.1.1 [1166299]

Online Passcode: CA8DY7RE
CMS SCI CHEM 3.1.2 and 3.1.3 [1166301]

Online Passcode: LU3ZY3LE7
CMS SCI CHEM 3.2.1 and 3.2.2 [1166302]

Online Passcode: XY4TU7S
CMS SCI CHEM 3.2.3 [1166303]

Online Passcode: NY6FU3JE
CMS SCI CHEM 3.2.4, 3.2.5 and 3.2.6 [1166304]

Online Passcode: WE4JY8R
CMS SCI CHEM Midterm Exam [1166305]

Online Passcode: TU9DY8RE7

Chemistry Final Exam Information

Chemistry Final Exam Questions per Obj.JPG

There will be 45 multiple choice items & NO constructed response items on the Chemistry Science Final Exam with 120 min. time limit (unless the student has accommodations). NC State Board Of Education policy GCS-A-016 directs schools to use the results from all course-specific NC Final Exams as a minimum of 20% of the student's final course grade. Students taking the Chemistry Science Final Exam should be provided with a reference table and a scientific calculator. Please make sure all EC, ESL, and 504 students receive their accommodations.

NC Final Exams Materials List & Course Codes Associated with that Final Exam

High School Science Specifications & Weights

NC Released Forms - Spring 2013 - on SchoolNet (see codes above)

NC Released Forms - Fall 2014 - Soon to be on SchoolNet

Common Exam Sample Questions

NC Final Exams FAQs - from NCDPI


Chemistry Common Exam Reference Table

SIOP - Extended Science Vocabulary List

2nd Tier Vocabulary List - the non-science words a student might need to know to answer a question correctly in Biology! Please email me with any words you think might need to be included!!

Test Question Development

Test Questions are Designed using Revised Blooms Taxonomy

CMS Chemical Hygiene Plan

Curriculum Support Document for Old 2009 Standards - Chemistry Resources 2010-11.doc
  • still has some very good links to classroom activities

Online Chemistry Resources
Periodic Table of the Elements - Interactive Periodic Table
Periodic Table of the Elements - Interactive Periodic Table II
The ChemCollective - From LEARN NC's Best of the Web
High School Chemistry Lesson Plans- From LEARN NC's Best of the Web

Amer Chem Soc-logo.GIF
ACS Recommendations & Guidelines for Teaching High School Chemistry
Standards, Guidelines, & ACS Approval Program

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