Begin with a 5-corners activity (30 unique cards) to scaffold from identifying types of reaction (synthesis, decomposition, single displacement, double displacement, and combustion) based on reactants. Then go through a class note that outlines how to predict products with key examples. Finally consolidate with a multiple choice style activity sheet to answer a provided riddle.
This 22 page download includes a lesson plan (1 page), 5-corners cards (5 pages, 6 cards per reaction type), 5-corners station labels and solution pages (10 pages), class note (1 pages), and activity MC riddle pages (2 pages). Teacher solution pages (3 pages) are included.
You may be interested in preparing for this lesson with Identifying Reaction Types
After further practice? Try Chemical Reactions Task Cards
If you are an Ontario teacher this resource lends well to lead up to SNC2D: C2.1, C2.3, & 3.5.
Want to earn FREE Teachers Pay Teachers resources? You can earn credits for future purchases by leaving feedback. If you log in and visit your My Purchases page, next to each purchase you will see a Provide Feedback button.
Want to stay connected to this store? Click the green star at the top of my page to become a follower.