This introductory course is for teachers to learn the atomic structure & chemical bonding topics of PSI Chemistry and how to teach them to students. These topics include atomic origins; atomic structure; the periodic table & electron configuration; periodic trends; ionic bonding & ionic compounds, covalent bonding & Lewis diagrams, and lab safety. This mathematically rigorous chemistry course reinforces student understanding of Algebra I and Geometry while providing a foundation for the future study of chemistry, physics, and biology.

Credits: 3