9780170408929 - Chemistry in Focus Year 11 Student Book with 4 Access Codes
9780170449564 - Chemistry in Focus Year 11 Skills & Assessment Workbook
About the Student Book
Chemistry in Focus Year 11 meets the complete requirements of the 2017 NSW BOSTES Stage 6 Chemistry syllabus in intent, content and sequence.
Accessible language and clear explanation of concepts throughout.
Scenario-style questions within each chapter for students to review, analyse and evaluate content.
Review quizzes at the end of each chapter to test students’ understanding.
Learning across the curriculum areas, as detailed in the syllabus, embedded within the content.
‘Working Scientifically’ processes developed within each investigation.
Includes both primary and secondary-sourced investigations, including modelling.
Contains a dedicated chapter on how to approach and carry out the Depth Study at Years 11 and 12.
Student Book Contents
Review of basics
Properties of matter
Atomic structure and electron configuration
Chemical bonding II
Chemical reactions, stoichiometry and the mole concept
Concentration and molarity
Types of chemical reactions
Reactions of metals
Cells and electrode potentials
Rates of reactions
Energy changes in chemical reactions
Entropy and Gibbs free energy
About the Workbook
The Science in Focus Chemistry Skills and Assessment Workbook approaches the Chemistry NESA Stage 6 syllabi sequentially. The workbook is organised by inquiry question and have a skillsfocused worksheet approach. The workbook helps students build capacity to work scientifically, complete high-quality depth studies and succeed in formal school-based assessment and the HSC exam.
Collection of trusted, high-quality worksheets that approach the syllabus sequentially, develop students’ ability to work scientifically and solidify key knowledge and understanding.
Chapters sequentially follow the order of the relevant syllabus, with one chapter per inquiry question. Teachers do not need to spend time mapping the workbook to the syllabus.
Learning goals are stated at the start of each worksheet, which are directly linked to syllabus dot points, and state the learning intention of the worksheet
There is plenty of visual and written stimulus material in colour, not just B&W.
Worked solutions are provided at the back of the book.
Skills & Assessment Workbook Contents
1 An introduction to working scientifically and depth studies