Fundamentals of Chemistry is a course for students who are interested in exploring the basics of chemistry, with a focus on developing a strong background in core chemistry concepts for application in future research and higher-level STEM courses.
Guide students in developing an applicable understanding of the core concepts of chemistry
Explore atomic structure, periodic table trends, intermolecular forces and electronegativity, bonding and VSEPR theory, stoichiometry, and more!
Prepare students to excel at the USNCO (United States National Chemistry Olympiad) with personalized tips from a USNCO National Finalist.
Enable students to take on more challenging Competitive Biology courses that require a solid understanding of Chemistry, including Biochemistry, Cell Biology, and Genetics
Detailed, custom-made slideshows and activities for each lesson.
Fun activities: Virtual group labs, a periodic table project, and an acids-and-bases escape room activity!
Homework is custom-made and emphasizes critical thinking skills, developing a deeper understanding of topics covered.
A Discord server featuring: Problem of the Week, instructor office hours, extra help opportunities, and a community of peers!
Class Times: Fridays 6PM - 8PM ET
Length: October 22 - December 3
Recommended Prerequisites: N/A
Grade Range: 6+