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SUMMER INSTITUTE – Module 2 – Classification of Matter

______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________    Module 1  ➙         Jump to Activity 1,  Activity 2,  Activity 3,  Activity 4,  Activity 5,  Activity 6, Activity 7,  Module Test

Module 2 – Classification of Matter –

4 hours (No Labs) due July 10th! 

Link to Module 2 worksheets:                                                        

*Connection – We have done 2 labs to practice our measuring and calculation skills with numbers that come from measurement.  In these two labs we were dealing with different forms of matter. They are all chemicals as every type of matter (something that takes up space) is made up of different atoms (lab 1) or different arrangement of atoms (lab 2).  The classification of these chemicals is an important part of understanding of why certain chemical behave differently (have different properties).
Notes on Module 2 – 
 Module 2 NOTES- Classification pg 10 – 15.pdf

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Activity 1:  SKILL :  Physical vs Chemical Changes and Properties
Notes: pages 11 – 13
1: Watch lecture 1.6 below and complete the backside of the worksheet (side with word bank) as directed by me in the video. (Please leave the front side of the worksheet for a later time)
2: Review with a key below
Classification Properties Ditto.pdf
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Classification Properties Ditto key.pdf



1 : Lecture 1.6 = Chemical vs. Physical Change (also starring Physical intensive and Physical extensive properties)etric Conversions:  


Activity 2:  SKILL : Classify Matter either as Homogeneous Mixture, Heterogeneous Mixture, Substance;
                                    compound or element.
Notes: page 12, 13, 14, & 15

1. Please view Lecture 1.7 – Classification of matter and fill out the frontside of the worksheet (flowchart) with me in the lecture.

2.  Complete the backside of the worksheet (with the shapes) below and review with key.
3. Please watch the demonstration below that will give you real life example of what I am teaching here.

Matter Classification Flowchart Lecture Homework.pdf
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Matter Classification Flowchart Lecture Homework key.pdf
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1 : Lecture 1.7 


Activity 3:  SKILL: Classification of Matter Activity Reinforcer – Models 
Notes: pages 11,12 & 13
1: Watch the Nuts Bolts Washers classification video and when asked to please classify below in the form below that will be an immediate feedback form.  Carefully use the multiple choice list below to make your choices of classification.


1 : The Nuts Bolts Washer Chemistry Classification Activity Video

Bolts/nuts/washers classification- There are 10 questions so please SCROLL!
Nuts Bolts Washer Classification Form – Institute NEW


Activity 4:  SKILL: Classification of Matter Activity Reinforcer – Models 2
Notes: pages 11,12, & 13
1: Please View Lecture 1.8 – Diatomic Elements and Monoatomic Elements 
2. Using the whiteboards of matter (atoms, molecules, mixtures) that my past students have done fill in the form. You will be classifying these models of matter in the form.  



1 : Lecture 1.8 – Diatomic and Monoatomic molecules:


Student Whiteboards: to move to next whiteboard please click on the arrow on the upper right side of this gadget.  You can also zoom in and out.  If you are having trouble viewing please refresh browser.



Please scroll down in the form so you can still view the whiteboards above.


For those that are still having problems with classifying diagrams I have posted a key of the first 6 whiteboards for your review.
In Diagram 6: I have 2 elements classified when it should be 3. Thanks Emma Strebel


Activity 5:  Classification of Matter Activity – Using Real Chemicals

 Notes: page 11, 12, & 13 Elements, Compounds, Mixtures, OH My Activity

1: Please Classify the Real Chemicals using the worksheet below and by playing the                                                        Elements, Compounds, Mixtures, OH My Activity playlist below, table by table.


Compounds Mixtures Oh My packet.pdf

Use the Packet above to classify the chemicals in the video playlist below.  The 1st page of the packet is the worksheet you will use to classify.  Each video below has a Table with chemicals to classify and YOU MUST USE THE PAGE IN THE PACKET THAT MATCHES the video for each table to make sense of the activity.

-Each Table has three chemicals, the third is a result of physical or chemical change of the first 2.
       a) Click on the following icon in the playlist below to view each table (please go in order)
             or just hit play:                                                                                                                                                                                               


1 : Elements, Compounds, Mixtures, OH My – Video playlist for Activity.

2. Once you are done classifying please compare and contrast Mixtures vs. Compounds

Time Lapse:
3: Review with the key:
Compounds Mixtures Oh My 2013 worksheet key.pdf
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Activity 6:  Classification of Matter Activity – Using Real Chemicals written in formulas

 Notes: page 11, 12, & 13  
1: Please view the Lecture 1.9 below and complete the worksheet below and the challenge question:
Classification of Matter – Chemicals 2014.pdf
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2: Review with key.
Classification of Matter – Chemicals 2014 Key.pdf
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1 : Lecture 1.9 – Classifying with Chemicals lecture


Challenge Question #2:


Please complete the form form for immediate feedback:

Challenge Form 2 – Classification




Activity 7:  Observe and Identify Separation Techniques of Mixtures:

1: View the total cereal demonstration:                                                                                                                                  
2:  View the Kool Aid Demonstration: (column Chromatography)
3.  Filtering out salt from salt water?                                                                                                                                            



Module Test 2 – available below

You must have completed all assignments above first before you begin your module Test 2.
1: Please use the file below to answer the multiple choice questions below and enter into the module Test 2  Form. 
This file is used for the Module 2 test:
Classification – Regents Classification 1.pdf
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Module Test 2: (It will send you your submission graded automatically) – make sure your email is correct when submitting in the form.