Work with introductory chemistry at Madison College

Description: Work with faculty partner to identify units, and teaching strategies of interest to shape a project.

Semester(s): Fall
Institution:Madison College
Department(s): Chemistry
Intern background needed:  Other science backgrounds welcome. This is Freshman level chemistry

Course:  College Chemistry 1 lecture and lab, ~ 65 students
Course info:
Course time/day: TBD for Spring 2020 (past has been: TR 9:30-11:20 AM, LABS: TR 12:30-3:20 and MW 9:30-12:20)

Challenges a project might address include: Large range of ability levels in the same class
Potential Guest Teaching Topics/Units: stoichiometry, chemical nomenclature, gas laws, calorimetry, enthalpy, acids, bonding, geometry, intermolecular forces

Teaching strategies of interest: Connecting my course to real-world student experiences,Active learning techniques, Technology supported learning (online homework, blended learning, flipped classroom, videos, cellphones as clickers, etc.), Inclusive teaching strategies
Teaching strategies currently used:

Please Contact: Christen Smith <>