This lesson will provide the tools for teaching your chemistry students how to write chemical formulas using the periodic table and a list of polyatomic ions. It covers the rules for ionic and covalent compounds and how to use polyatomic ions.
Plenty of practice problems with score keys are included.
This lesson has been classroom tested in my own class, as well as colleagues and former students' classes.
The lesson includes:
1 - PowerPoint
1 - Class Notes
1 - Worksheet
2 - Warm Ups
1 - Quiz
1 - Polyatomic Ions Cheat Sheet
5 - Score Keys
Depending on the skill level of your students, you could spend 2 - 3 days on this topic.