• Chemistry
  • Year 11


approx. 3 hrs

3 topics

37 concepts

Explore the Periodic Table and Periodicity to understand the prerequisites for Senior Chemistry.

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The Year 11 Periodicity program is aligned to the New South Wales Chemistry curriculum within Module 1: Properties and Structure of Matter. This topic explores the Periodic Table in the context of electron configurations, patterns and trends in atomic and ionic radii, ionisation energy, electronegativity and metallic character of the elements.

Topics & Concepts We Cover

This learning program is made up of the following 3 topics, broken down into 37 concepts.

  • Resource: Periodic Table 1 concept

    1. The Periodic Table

  • Periodic Table 20 concepts

    1. Groups of the Periodic Table

    2. Properties of Metals, Nonmetals and Semi-metals

    3. Periods of the Periodic Table

    4. Mendeleev's Periodic Table

    5. Development of the Periodic Table

    6. Alkali Metals

    7. Halogens

    8. Classifying Elements

    9. Organisation of the Periodic Table

    10. Chemical Families

    11. Noble Gases

    12. Using the Period Number

    13. Alkaline Earth Metals

    14. Main Group and Transition Elements

    15. Elements and the Periodic Table

    16. Viewing s, p, d, f Blocks

    17. Elements

    18. Classification of Elements based on Physical Properties

    19. Classification of Elements based on State of Matter at Room Temperature

    20. Classification of Elements based on Chemical Properties

  • Periodicity 16 concepts

    1. Competition between Electrostatic Effects

    2. Successive Ionisation Energies

    3. Periodicity Review

    4. Main Group Metals And Non-Metals

    5. Ionic Radii

    6. Atomic Radii of Main Group Elements

    7. Trends in Ionisation Energy

    8. Atomic Radii of Transition Elements

    9. Evidence For Presence Of Subshells

    10. Effective Nuclear Charge

    11. Metallic Character

    12. Electronegativity Trend in the Periodic Table

    13. What is Periodicity?

    14. Ionisation Energy

    15. Quantifying Effective Nuclear Charge (Core Charge)

    16. Determining Electron Configurations of Ions

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