This is a tiered assignment on chemical reactions allowing students to choose what type of project they would like to complete for the chapter. All assignments require research, but the students can choose how to show their knowledge (song, video,
This is an activity that requires students to work through 4 empirical formula calculations and compare their results with a set of formulas to determine the unknown identities. These calculations are simple enough for an introductory level
This activity requires students to complete the net ionic equations of reactions in order to fill in the answers of the crossword puzzle. The questions ask students to identify spectator ions or products of reactions.
This is a wonderful experiment to teach students about the density of pennies from before and after 1982. The students will learn why the density of pennies is different depending on the year. They will also gain mastery of the density equation
This project is great for teaching unit conversions and dimensional analysis. Students are required to measure a specified area and perform calculations to determine how much paint flooring will be needed. The students will also calculate the
This assignment requires students to research global warming and choose a side of the argument. They write an essay and use MLA formatting throughout. Rubric for grading included. Great for teaching Environmental Chemistry topics.
This activity directs students through a separation via chromatography. It confirms the idea that mixtures can be separated through physical means whereas compounds must use chemical reactions to separate them. This activity includes the teacher
This is a handout that requires students to convert common measurements into other units. Students are required to use dimensional analysis and conversion factors. This activity uses measurements the students are familiar with such as a can of
This project is great for anatomy students and allows students to show their understanding of the skeleton. The students work in groups to create a life sized skeleton. There are certain bones that are required for the skeleton to be complete.