Using Interactive Technology in the Chemistry Curriculum<br />By Kiarra C. Clark<br />
What is Chemistry ?<br />According to the Webster Dictionary the formal definition of chemistry is the following:<br />“th...
Why Study Chemistry ?<br />Chemistry helps you to understand the world around you. <br />Everything you can touch or taste...
Reason Why Students Fail Chemistry?<br />1. Procrastinating<br />2. Insufficient Math Preparation<br />3. Not Getting or R...
Motivating Students <br />Give frequent, early, positive feedback that supports students' beliefs that they can do well. <...
Chemistry and Technology Join Forces!<br />Chemistry and Technology are in students everyday lives<br />Technology can be ...
Interactive Activities to learn Chemistry ?<br />
Introducing a Chemistry Unit <br />YouTube videos States Matter <br />Periodic Table<br />
Activities During the Lesson <br />Three States of Matter<br />
Review Aid<br />
Other Review Aids<br />Periodic table <br />Acid & Bases <br />Chemical formula flash cards<br />Stoichiometry Reaction<br />
Collaboration Projects<br />Chemistry WebQuest<br />
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  1. 1. Using Interactive Technology in the Chemistry Curriculum<br />By Kiarra C. Clark<br />
  2. 2. What is Chemistry ?<br />According to the Webster Dictionary the formal definition of chemistry is the following:<br />“the science that systematically studies the composition, properties, and activity of organic and inorganic substances and various elementary forms of matter.”<br />
  3. 3. Why Study Chemistry ?<br />Chemistry helps you to understand the world around you. <br />Everything you can touch or taste or smell is a chemical. <br />When you study chemistry, you come to understand a bit about how things work.<br />It's the explanation for everyday things<br />
  4. 4. Reason Why Students Fail Chemistry?<br />1. Procrastinating<br />2. Insufficient Math Preparation<br />3. Not Getting or Reading the Text<br />4. Psyching Yourself Out<br />5. Not Doing Your Own Work<br />
  5. 5. Motivating Students <br />Give frequent, early, positive feedback that supports students' beliefs that they can do well. <br />Ensure opportunities for students' success by assigning tasks that are neither too easy nor too difficult. <br />Help students find personal meaning and value in the material. <br />Create an atmosphere that is open and positive. <br />Help students feel that they are valued members of a learning community. <br />
  6. 6. Chemistry and Technology Join Forces!<br />Chemistry and Technology are in students everyday lives<br />Technology can be motivating to a student because it requires active participation.<br />Technology help to incorporate all learning styles (auditory, visual, kinesthetic)<br />
  7. 7. Interactive Activities to learn Chemistry ?<br />
  8. 8. Introducing a Chemistry Unit <br />YouTube videos States Matter <br />Periodic Table<br />
  9. 9. Activities During the Lesson <br />Three States of Matter<br />
  10. 10. Review Aid<br />
  11. 11. Other Review Aids<br />Periodic table <br />Acid & Bases <br />Chemical formula flash cards<br />Stoichiometry Reaction<br />
  12. 12. Collaboration Projects<br />Chemistry WebQuest<br />

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