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Chemistry Investigations Manual

ASSESSMENT OF STAGE 2 CHEMISTRY USING SACE PERFORMANCE STANDARDS

Follow this link for a set of the Teaching Notes for the Chemistry Investigations Manual

A new book for SA chemistry teachers

The Chemistry Investigations Manual has been prepared to meet the needs of teachers and students in line with the new SACE requirements and moderation procedures.Chem Investigations Manual

The manual contains

  • 10 familiar practical activities covering analysis, organic preparation, reaction chemistry andexperimental design
  • 2 issues investigation activities
  • All Assessment Design Criteria are addressed
  • A comprehensive Assessment Table for each activity
  • A Performance Standards Table matched to each activity
  • Intended Student Learnings are identifiable within each activity
  • A free set of Teaching Notes provided to assist staff
  • Prepared by experienced chemistry teachers and moderators Lynton Hall, Ian McMahon, Clive Nikkerud
  • It is a student workbook rather than a photocopiable teacher resource
  • Preview sample pages here