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Organic Fold-a-matic™

By: Bob Becker, Kirkwood High School, Kirkwood, MO

Item #: AP9115

Price: $22.30

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The Organic Fold-A-Matic™ Chemistry Activity Kit is a fun, easy way to learn organic nomenclature. Follow the instructions to learn how carbon chains, functional groups, and their names piece together to give a variety of organic compounds.

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Every organic compound you'll ever need to know, from octane to propyne to hexanoic acid to fluoropentanol to hexyl methyl ether are named or presented graphically in this fun and interesting folding card. Over 1,300 compounds can be created! The Organic Fold-a-matic™ is a fun and easy way to learn organic nomenclature: just follow the instructions to learn how carbon chains, functional groups, and their names piece together to give you a huge variety of organic compounds. Twenty-four laminated sheets with instructions are provided.

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Materials Included in Kit: 
Organic Fold-A-Matic™ laminated sheets, 24


Correlation to Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS)

Science & Engineering Practices

Developing and using models
Obtaining, evaluation, and communicating information

Disciplinary Core Ideas

HS-PS1.A: Structure and Properties of Matter
HS-PS1.B: Chemical Reactions

Crosscutting Concepts

Patterns
Structure and function

Performance Expectations

HS-PS1-1: Use the periodic table as a model to predict the relative properties of elements based on the patterns of electrons in the outermost energy level of atoms.
HS-PS2-6: Communicate scientific and technical information about why the molecular-level structure is important in the functioning of designed materials.