This 5E Mini-Unit engages students right from the start. This 5E Mini Unit explores physical and chemical properties of elements and compounds. Students explore the different groups on the periodic table in context to their physical and chemical properties. A final CER show students knowledge of why sodium explodes in water but our oceans are not exploding.
7 PS1-2- Analyze and interpret data on the properties of substances before and after the substances interact to determine if a chemical reaction has occurred.
Learning Target:I can differentiate between chemical and physical properties in pure substances.