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    Nelson DaSilva
    Science Department - Chemistry
    Instructional Room 389
    Office 280 C
    (914) 422-3450

    About My Classroom

    The Chemistry 513 course includes a general overview of the basic principles guiding High School  Chemistry curriculum. The main areas include: Structures and Phases of Matter; Atomic Structure; Chemical Nomenclature; Chemical Quantities; Behavior of Gases; Acid and Base Theories; Chemical Equations and Stoichiometric Ratios; Aqueous Solutions, Electrochemistry; Nuclear Reactions; Organic Reactions.

    Students are encouraged and invited to participate during "Lecturing" and "Problems Solving" portions of the course. Home work assignments will be reviewed on regular basis.  
    Hands-On Practical Laboratory

    Individual Topics will be supported by at least one "hands-on" activity involving contact time working with measuring and data collecting instruments, different reagents, and result analysis