• 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. Alkaline Earth Metals

    2. Mendeleev's Periodic Table

    3. Properties of Metals, Nonmetals and Semi-metals

    4. Alkali Metals

    5. Periods of the Periodic Table

    6. Groups of the Periodic Table

    7. Using the Period Number

    8. Development of the Periodic Table

    9. Noble Gases

    10. Halogens

    11. Chemical Families

    12. Organisation of the Periodic Table

    13. Classifying Elements

    14. Main Group and Transition Elements

    15. Elements and the Periodic Table

    16. Viewing s, p, d, f Blocks

    17. Classification of Elements based on Physical Properties

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

    19. Classification of Elements based on Chemical Properties

    20. Elements

  • Periodicity 16 concepts

    1. Quantifying Effective Nuclear Charge (Core Charge)

    2. What is Periodicity?

    3. Ionisation Energy

    4. Effective Nuclear Charge

    5. Metallic Character

    6. Electronegativity Trend in the Periodic Table

    7. Reactivity of Main Group Elements

    8. Periodicity Review

    9. Atomic Radii of Transition Elements

    10. Trends in Ionisation Energy

    11. Competition between Electrostatic Effects

    12. Evidence For Presence Of Subshells

    13. Successive Ionisation Energies

    14. Atomic Radii of Main Group Elements

    15. Ionic Radii

    16. Determining Electron Configurations of Ions

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