Students get a rigorous hands-on introduction to the topics, tools, terms, mathematics, and practices of the study of chemistry. This course includes 16 labs plus dozens of hands-on activities, inquiry-based quick labs, and creative ways to explore chemistry principles and their real-world applications. The scientific method, data analysis, and powers of observation, and critical thinking to solve a problem are addressed in all aspects of the course. Labs include Molecular Modeling, Naming Chemical, Properties of Gases, Stoichiometry, The Mole Concept, Titration, Molar Mass Determination, Electrochemical Cells and Cell Potentials, Le Châtelier’s Principle, Quantitative Spectroscope, and Reaction Order and Rate Laws. This course is aligned with Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS). Suggested prerequisite: Algebra 1.
Course Length: Full year
Suggested Grade Level(s): 11, 12
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Additional Materials Required:
The following materials are necessary for use with this coursebook: