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Molecular Geometry and Biochemistry Unit
Tue Dec 05, 2017 2:43 AM
I am a new Chemistry teacher teaching in Vietnam at an international school. My students are very interested in Molecular geometry and I want to design a project where they highlight the geometry of molecules from a biochemistry perspective. I would like them to focus on the interaction between two molecules in one of the following contexts:
medicines and drug delivery,
I am scouring the web to find resources for my students to use to do research. Any suggestions would be SUPER helpful. Thank you!
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Tue Dec 19, 2017 10:04 AM
I hope I can help! I found a couple of resources for activities that students can use to try to explain molecular geometry, and I wonder if you may be able to use within your project.
The first is a journal article that shows an activity wheres students have to create the correct arrangement of electrons around the atom:
The second is an archived web seminar given by the American Chemical Society about modeling bonds and molecular geometry:
Let me know what you think of these! I'm interested to hear other ideas as well!
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