Physical and Chemical Changes Escape Room

“KABOOM!! A chemical reaction has gone off in the science lab. Your teacher, Mrs. Beaker, needs your help. You must use your knowledge of chemical reactions to find the clues and decode them so you can escape before another chemical reaction occurs! Your school is counting on you.” Immerse your students in a fun, engaging, learning experience with the Physical … Read More

Atoms- Science Escape Room

atoms escape room -Kesler Science

“You are less than an hour away from a complete and total nuclear meltdown! Using your knowledge of atoms you have been tasked to stop the disaster from happening. A series of puzzles stand in the way between your team and complete devastation. The entire world is counting on you!” Immerse your students in a fun, engaging, learning experience with … Read More

PERIODIC TABLE AND REACTIVITY LESSON PLAN – A COMPLETE SCIENCE LESSON USING THE 5E METHOD OF INSTRUCTION

Periodic Table and Reactivity 5E Lesson Plan

At the end of this periodic table and reactivity lesson plan, students will be able to identify that valence electrons determine an atom’s chemical properties, including reactivity and interpret the arrangement of the periodic table to explain how properties are used to classify elements (including groups and periods). Each lesson is designed using the 5E method of instruction to ensure maximum comprehension … Read More

METALS, NONMETALS, AND METALLOIDS LESSON PLAN – A COMPLETE SCIENCE LESSON USING THE 5E METHOD OF INSTRUCTION

Metals, Nonmetals, and Metalloids 5E Lesson

At the end of this metals, nonmetals, and metalloids lesson plan, students will be able to compare metals, nonmetals, and metalloids using physical properties such as luster, conductivity, or malleability. Each lesson is designed using the 5E method of instruction to ensure maximum comprehension by the students. The following post will walk you through each of the steps and activities from the … Read More

ELEMENTS AND COMPOUNDS LESSON PLAN – A COMPLETE SCIENCE LESSON USING THE 5E METHOD OF INSTRUCTION

Elements and Compounds 5E Lesson

At the end of this elements and compounds lesson plan, students will be able to differentiate between elements, compounds, and mixtures. Each lesson is designed using the 5E method of instruction to ensure maximum comprehension by the students. The following post will walk you through each of the steps and activities from the elements and compounds lesson plan. ENGAGEMENT Objective Introduction At the … Read More

COUNTING ATOMS AND ELEMENTS LESSON PLAN – A COMPLETE SCIENCE LESSON USING THE 5E METHOD OF INSTRUCTION

counting atoms and elements 5E lesson

At the end of this counting atoms and elements lesson plan, students will be able to recognize that chemical formulas are used to identify substances and recognize that chemical formulas determine the number of atoms of each element in chemical formulas containing subscripts. Each lesson is designed using the 5E method of instruction to ensure maximum comprehension by the students. The … Read More

Introduction to Chemistry for Interactive Science Notebooks

Some students find it hard studying Chemistry.  Most of the time, even the basic concepts can be difficult for students to understand after class discussions. I have found that interactive notebook pages will engage your students in a way that regular notes never could.  I created a set of  Chemistry Interactive Notebook Pages  to help teachers and students when studying basic chemistry in … Read More