Activity to be used after an introduction to the states of matter and the properties of the molecules in each state. Students work in groups to develop a way to visually represent molecules in each state then present to the class.
Organic chemistry exit ticket/short worksheet identifying functional groups using NYS Chemistry Reference Table R and naming organic molecules. Worksheet includes 2 parts -- part A is identifying the functional groups in various molecules, part B is
Introduction to matter activity & handout. Materials needed for demonstration: Styrofoam packing peanuts, starch packing peanuts, water, acetone, two large beakers. Students record observations during demonstration then make observations of the