Lesson Plan Day: 23
Teacher: P. Kirk
Topic: Dimensional Analysis and the Factor Label Method
C.PM.1: Atomic structure, Evolution of atomic models/theory
C.PM.2: Periodic Table
Use algebra skills stressing numerators and denominators to show the
systematic conversion of a given into desired units using conversion factor(s).
Numerator, denominator, conversion factor, unity
Students will follow teacher examples and practice several conversions.
Students will work on DA Level I as practice, EA 2C and DA Level II for
The teacher will use notes and many examples to show students the setup and
execution of DA. Teacher will prepare and copy DA introduction and the Factor
Label Method, DA Level I and DA Level II. Teacher will prepare and publish
DA Notes, Copy worksheets, EA2C
Practice assignments will be monitored by the teacher. DA Level II and EA2C
will be graded. There will be a Density Lab that will require the use of all
of the obtained skills and a quiz at the completion of this unit.