Lab Resource

Qualitative Analysis of Eleven Household Chemicals

This Qualitative Analysis of Eleven Household Chemicals lab resource also includes:

Chemical and physical properties give compounds an identity. Learners use the identity of a compound to predict what it is. By performing different tests like solubility, flame, heat, and reactions, individuals attempt to identify an unknown substance using a flow chart of their own making.

12 Views 8 Downloads NGSS: Adaptable
Additional Tags
Instructional Ideas
  • Analyze the first chemical together as a group to model expectations
Classroom Considerations
  • Ensure pupils have a solid understanding of physical and chemical properties prior to the lesson
  • Review lab safety precautions for working with chemicals
  • This resource is only available on an unencrypted HTTP website.It should be fine for general use, but don’t use it to share any personally identifiable information
Pros
  • Includes background information necessary for completing the exploration
  • Adaptable to different grade levels by modifying the number and type of compounds
Cons
  • None
NGSS