Unknown Powders

Create a little scientific magic within your classroom! Learners mix powders and liquids and identify chemical reactions. Based on the reactions, individuals determine the identity of various powders.

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Instructional Ideas

  • Incorporate during a unit on chemical reactions and properties
  • Create a competitive atmosphere by challenging groups to identify the most powders correctly
Classroom Considerations

  • Requires a specific set of materials and time for set up
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  • Includes all student handouts as well as keys and a rubric
  • Teaching guide provides specific instructions to plan and pace the lesson

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