Description: When I first started teaching I had a difficult time finding lab activities that actually work and yield minimum error. Fortunately, compiled here are 15 of my most favorite lab activities – enough to teach an entire school year worth of lab. Purchasing this lab bundle will make your first year prepping and facilitating chemistry labs a breeze – it has everything you need!
If you are teaching chemistry for the first time, or looking to spice up your current resources – this lab bundle is for you!
So far, it includes 15 fully editable and print ready labs ideal for teaching any college prep chemistry course. Helpful tips, tricks, and suggestions are included in teacher guides as well as safety concerns. A pacing guide is included for suggestions of which units these labs will fit nicely into. Pairs perfectly with my year-long college prep chemistry bundle of lessons. This bundle can be found here: Entire College Prep Chemistry Course – Enough Material for One Year!
These are the exact resources I use in my chemistry classes. Year after year, my students consistently show excitement for these lab activities. You will truly be amazed how quickly your little chemists will learn to appreciate chemistry through this lab work!
Each lab activity includes:
•Student Lab Sheet
•Answer keys to everything!
Lab Activities Included:
1.Atomic Mass of "Candium“
2.Electrical Properties of a Solution
3.Mole Relationships from a Balanced Equation
5.m&m Paper Chromatography
6.Observations of a Chemical Reaction
8.Physical and Chemical Changes
9.Polymers - Making Slime
11.Thickness of Al Foil
12.Types of Chemical Reactions
15.Empirical Formula Determination
Lab safety and writing a lab report guidelines are also included!
This is a GROWING lab bundle. As I upload more labs to this bundle the price will continue to go up. But by purchasing this bundle now you will receive updates of new additions and will be able to download them at no extra charge!
Preview my products below to see samples of the labs in this bundle:
Lab Activity: Using Significant Figures to Calculate the Thickness of Al foil
Lab Activity: Observations of a Chemical Reaction – GREAT Introductory Lab
Lab Activity: Great Introductory Lab – Physical and Chemical Changes and Properties
Lab Activity: Atomic Mass of “Candium”
Lab Activity: Flame Test
Lab Activity: Precipitation Reaction (Practice with Naming and Formula Writing)
Lab Activity: Empirical Formula Determination – Easy to grade, and even easier to prep!
Lab Activity: Types of Chemical Reactions – Teacher-prep guide included!
Lab Activity: Relating Moles to a Balanced Chemical Equation- Great into to stoichiometry!
Lab Activity: Heats of Reactions (Hess’ Law)
Lab Activity: Polymers aka Making SLIME! Great for a states of matter unit when discussing IM forces!
Lab Activity: M&M Chromatography! Your Students will LOVE this!