Ch 15: Equilibrium Lesson Plans

The Equilibrium chapter of this course is designed to help you plan and teach the students in your classroom about terms such as equilibrium constant, solubility equilibrium and acid-base buffers. The video lessons, quizzes and transcripts can easily be adapted to provide your lesson plans with engaging and dynamic educational content. Make planning your course easier by using our syllabus as a guide.

Weekly Syllabus

Below is a sample breakdown of the Equilibrium chapter into a 5-day school week. Based on the pace of your course, you may need to adapt the lesson plan to fit your needs.

Day Topics Key Terms and Concepts Covered
Monday Equilibrium: Chemical and Dynamic;
LeChatelier's Principle: Disruption and Re-Establishment of Equilibrium
Understanding chemical equilibrium and writing equilibrium constant equations;
An explanation of why gas decreases when pressure is increased
Tuesday Equilibrium Constant (K) and Equilibrium Quotient (Q);
Using a RICE Table in Equilibrium Calculations
Discussion of the characteristics and importance of equilibrium constant and equilibrium quotient;
Solving equations by using the RICE table
Wednesday Solubility Equilibrium: Using a Solubility Constant (Ksp) in Calculations;
The Common Ion Effect and Selective Precipitation
Understanding solubility and solubility product constant;
Performing equilibrium calculations
Thursday Acid-Base Equilibrium: Calculating the Ka or Kb of a Solution;
Acid-Base Buffers: Calculating the Ph of a Buffered Solution
Solving equations with Ka and Kb;
Finding the amount of pH in a buffer solution
Friday Titration of a Strong Acid or a Strong Base;
Titration Curves and Calculating pH During Titration
Writing equations that determine concentration;
Describing the features of titration curves

12 Lessons in Chapter 15: Equilibrium Lesson Plans
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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