Instructional Video

Acids, Bases and pH

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What makes an acid different from a base? The explanation discusses the formation of an acid or base from hydrogen and hydroxide ions. The instruction ends with an overview of how this relates to the pH scale. 

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Instructional Ideas
  • Encourage learners to record the images used in the video to reference the acid and base structure
  • Create a set of content questions for learners to answer as they watch the video
Classroom Considerations
  • The video is short, but it will require rewatching or a comprehensive class discussion to be sure learners catch all the material covered
  • The third in an eight-part series
  • This video is hosted on YouTube
  • Video is concise and a reasonable length to maintain the attention of your pupils
  • Images and animations facilitate the explanations and enhance understanding
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