Daunted by the thought of tackling a tricky subject like Chemistry at home? This course is designed to be a first-year high school chemistry course. The course covers significant figures, units, classification, the mole concept, stoichiometry, thermochemistry, thermodynamics, kinetics, acids and bases, redox reactions, solutions, atomic structure, Lewis structures, molecular geometry, the gas laws, and equilibrium.

Prerequisites: the completion of algebra 1

Required Textbook: Exploring Creation with Chemistry (3rd Edition) by Dr. Jay Wile Publisher: Apologia Educational Ministries Copyright 2005 ISBN 1932012265

This course is taught by Mack Gammater, who is passionate about STEM education and has a great love of Science and Technology. He attributes this love to his High School Science teacher, who was inspired by tthe material and challenged her students well.