Ch 4: Reactions: Homeschool Curriculum

About This Chapter

The Reactions unit of this Middle School Physical Science Homeschool course is designed to help homeschooled students learn about chemical reactions and their properties. Parents can use the short videos to introduce topics, break up lessons, and keep students engaged.

Who's it for?

This unit of our Middle School Physical Science Homeschool course will benefit any student who is trying to learn about chemical reactions and their properties. There is no faster or easier way to learn about reactions. Among those who would benefit are:

  • Students who require an efficient, self-paced course of study to learn chemical reactions, types of phase changes and differences among types of solutions.
  • Homeschool parents looking to spend less time preparing lessons and more time teaching.
  • Homeschool parents who need a science curriculum that appeals to multiple learning types (visual or auditory).
  • Gifted students and students with learning differences.

How it works:

  • Students watch a short, fun video lesson that covers a specific unit topic.
  • Students and parents can refer to the video transcripts to reinforce learning.
  • Short quizzes and a reactions unit exam confirm understanding or identify any topics that require review.

Reactions Unit Objectives:

  • Define chemical reactions.
  • Demonstrate how to balance chemical equations.
  • Use reactant atoms and molecules to explain how chemical reactions form new substances.
  • List the six types of phase changes.
  • Describe the processes of evaporation, condensation, freezing, melting, sublimation and deposition.
  • Describe acidic, basic and neutral solutions.
  • Explain how to determine the pH of a solution.

Chapter Practice Exam
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