Aromaticity Teacher Resources

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Aromatic Compounds And Huckel

For Teachers 10th - Higher Ed
Sal gives a good recap of the pi electron behavior in the aromatic compounds originating from a benzene ring. The hybridization leading to a conjugated system of pi electrons is diagrammed, and he recaps a comparison of their stability.
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Electrophilic Aromatic Substitution

For Students 10th - Higher Ed
Discuss the stability of an aromatic benzene ring that has other things attached, such as halides or OH groups. Sal's video details the substitution reaction and the behavior of the strong electrophile initiating the reaction. He...
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Aromatics and Cyclic Compounds

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Why can we smell aromatic and cyclic compounds and why they are in rings instead of lines? Viewers learn about organic compounds, resonance, naming standards for aromatic compounds, common chemical reactions, and the many uses for them...
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Lesson 8: Aromatics, the Benzene Ring.

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Benzene rings are characteristic of organic aromatic compounds. Viewers of this presentation learn how to draw the molecular structure and name the aromatics. This, along with other Chemguy videos, is simple, straightforward, and...
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Cycloalkanes, Aromatic Hydrocarbons

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Chemistry scholars learn to identify and name cycloalkane and benzene structures. The diagrams used to demonstrate are distinct and the explanations are clear. Learning check and solution slides are embedded within the presentation. This...
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Bromination of Benzene

For Students 10th - Higher Ed
Starting with a diagram of a concrete example of electrophilic aromatic substitution, this video recaps diagrams of the electrophile behavior and how they "attack" relatively stable carbocations.
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Properties of Useful Carbon Compounds

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Nine action-packed organic chemistry exercises are contained in this mini-unit on carbon containing compounds. Examples include constructing models of alkanes, producing aromatic esters, and preparing pigments for paint and dyes....
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Practice Sheet - Aromatic Systems

For Students 11th - Higher Ed
In this aromatic systems worksheet, learners draw the structures of the given compounds and name compounds shown. Students complete the reactions given. This worksheet has 4 problems to solve.
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WS 10.11 Aromatic Compounds

For Students Higher Ed
For this compounds worksheet, students write the IUPAC names for given aromatic compounds and they draw line formulas for eight aromatics.
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WS 12.9 Aromatic Compounds

For Students Higher Ed
In this aromatic compounds worksheet, students write the IUPAC names for given aromatic compounds and they draw line formulas for molecules.
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Friedel Crafts Acylation

For Teachers 10th - Higher Ed
Starting with benzene and acetyl chloride, Sal describes the mechanism for creating a ketone. Electrophilic aromatic substitution is similar. Viewers will find that prior knowledge useful. Acylation of a benzene ring in the presence of...
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A Whiff of Danger

For Teachers 9th - Higher Ed
Public health trainees read and write a summary of the article, "A Whiff of Danger". The article is not available through the link, but can be found on the National Center for Biotechnology Information website. After summarizing,...
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Organic Compounds and Physical Properties

For Teachers 11th - Higher Ed
In this chemistry worksheet, students identify which has the highest boiling point, as well as the lowest. Then they identify which compound is least soluble in water and why. Students also classify each of the compounds listed on the...
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Properties of Benzene

For Students 10th - Higher Ed
This lesson has a nice ring to it! Teach your class about the important solvent, benzene, in a short, informative video. Young organic chemists learn the structure of the benzene ring through various acceptable representations. The...
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Choir Singer says.../o/

For Teachers K - 2nd
Pupils develop aromaticity of recognizing letters. They recognize short o, /o/, in written and spoken words. Students read a story and discuss the shape their mouths make when saying the short o sound. They identify words with the short...
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Naming Benzene Derivatives Introduction

For Students 10th - Higher Ed
Familiarize your class with the benzene derivative compounds. Some Sal will recommend memorizing, while others are mainly presented as practice for naming.
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Resonance

For Students 10th - Higher Ed
First, Sal compares a benzene ring to cyclehexane. He introduces the concept of resonance and uses the Lewis structures to demonstrate how there is an electron cloud around the whole benzene ring, rather than a "flip-flopping" between...
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Friedel Crafts Acylation Addendum

For Students 10th - Higher Ed
A very short note to clarify the combination of hydrogen and chlorine to make hydrogen chloride as a product after ketone production.
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The Influence of Initiator Concentration on the Molecular Weight of Polystyrene

For Teachers 11th - Higher Ed
This in-depth organic chemistry lab walks learners through an investigation of the effect of initiator concentration on the resulting molecular weight of polystyrene. It is important that you use this lesson with experienced chemistry...
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East Timor: The World's Newest Country

For Teachers 12th - Higher Ed
This isn't just a hand-out or a reading passage; it's more like a mini book on the history, colonization, independence, and culture of the South East Asian country of Timor. There are extensive readings and discussion questions for...
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Synthesis and Analysis of Biodiesel

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Fossil fuels are non-renewable resources and have become crucial to the livelihood of countless individuals. Young chemists investigate an alternative method of generating energy by performing a series of activities that lead to the...
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Organic Chemistry II

For Teachers 11th - Higher Ed
In this chemistry worksheet, students write the structures for the compounds illustrated on the sheet. Then they name the compounds whose structures are illustrated in part two. Students also fill in the blanks to complete the paragraph...
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Synonyms or Antonyms?

For Students 4th - 5th Standards
To demonstrate their understanding of synonyms and antonyms, kids label pairs of words as either the same or opposite in meaning.
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Compounds of Carbon Containing Nitrogen

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
Amines are vital to humans because they help form amino acids, the building blocks of proteins. The 30th lesson in a series of 36 specifically focuses on the organic compounds that contain nitrogen. Learners classify amines and nitro...

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