Course title

Chemistry w/Lab


Biology/Algebra I

Course description

Evaluation of Laboratory Science Courses-Chemistry Lab

Student Name: Elizabeth Hebing††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Student ASU ID: 1228588207

Name of Course: Chemistry w/Lab

Duration of Study: Full Year††††††††††††††††††††††††††

Textbook title and copyright date:

Integrated Physics & Chemistry; Paradigm Alternative Centers; Inc.; copyright 2014. This is a 2-year course; whereby both Chemistry and Physics courses are completed. Chemistry experiments/activities completed utilizing the Intro to Chemistry Kit; with additional lab chemicals/equipment used from the Microchem Kit; both which are complete lab kits with study guides from Home Science Tools; copyright 2019. The labs were graded by the student?s parents. Silvia Johnson; a counselor at North Atlantic Regional High School; reviewed and certified the work/grades given for the labs.

Approximately how many hours per week do students spend conducting hands-on laboratory experiments in this course?† Approximately 60 minutes/week

Please provide a list of all the laboratory experiments or projects you do that require manipulation of equipment.


Getting Started: Setting Up Your Chemistry Lab; Storing Chemicals; General Lab Rules; Wearing Safety Equipment; A Note on Measurement

States of Matter:

Experiment #1: †Cloud in a Beaker

Experiment #2: †Fire Extinguisher

Solubility and Solvents:

Experiment #3: †Making Limewater

Experiment #4: †Hot or Cold?

Bonus Experiment: †Dissolve an Eggshell

Experiment #5: †Separating Salt from Sand

Physical Properties:

Experiment #6: †Density Column

Experiment #7: †Salty Layers

Experiment #8: †Floating Egg

Experiment #9: †POP!

Acids and Bases:

Experiment #10: †Color Change Chemistry

Experiment #11: †Invisible Ink

Experiment #12: †Soapy Science

Experiment #13: †pH Magic


Experiment #14: †Super Cool Slime

Experiment #15: †Polymer Bouncy Ball


Experiment #16: †Lime Breath

Experiment #17: †Blue Crystals

Experiment #18: †Rochelle Salt

Bonus Experiment: †Quick Crystals

Physical Reactions:

Experiment #19: †Liquid Lava

Experiment #20: †Cool Chemistry

Experiment #21: †Getting Warmer

Experiment #22: †Paper Chromatography

Experiment #23: †Volcano in a Beaker

Chemical Reactions:

Experiment #24:† Expansion of Gas

Experiment #25:† Foaming Flask

Experiment #26:† Special Salts


Experiment #27: Electroplating a Key

Please refer to the uploaded document for equipment used during the labs and for a sample lab report completed during this course.

School country

United States

School state


School city


High school

North Atlantic Regional High School

School / district Address


School zip code


Requested competency code

Lab Science

Date submitted



Approved competency code

  • LCHM
  • Chemistry

Approved date

Online / Virtual