Grade 9 Academic Notes

Note: These are tentative notes, some may be added or subtracted depending on the needs of individual classes. If you print notes out in advance you should remember that this is not necessarily the complete course. We may change the order of units or of topics.

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Letter to Parents

Class Safety Rules

Chemical Safety - You will not be required to memorize all of this! There will be a short quiz on the safety symbols and purpose of WHMIS. It is a large file, you may want to save it to the desktop before opening it.

Study Skills!

Tips for Success

Safety Notes:

Unsafe Classroom Activity


HHPS Summary

Course Notes by Unit



Electricity Note: many notes from this unit are not in electronic format, please see me in class if you are away.


Exam Review

Also, don't forget bonding! (covalent vs. ionic)