Holt McDougal Modern Chemistry® helps students of all ability levels to grasp challenging concepts through a unique student-friendly design: content is organized around main ideas, strategic vocabulary is highlighted, and Check for Understanding questions help students improve comprehension. Holt McDougal Modern Chemistry is a comprehensive text that emphasizes the fundamentals of chemistry and problem solving and covers traditional chemistry topics as well as up-to-date topics.
The accessibility of textbook features facilitates both conceptual and analytical skill development. The content has been chunked and organized around main ideas. Strategic vocabulary has been highlighted, critical thinking questions have been added, and reading Check for Understanding questions are included to test student comprehension. Additionally, key formulas have been highlighted to help students focus on the key parts of the formula and the unknown variable in the sample problems has been highlighted and color coded throughout the book helping students' further focus on the problem solving process as they solve the practice problems.
New Differentiated Instruction Tools
Modern Chemistry enables you to reach all learners by providing time-saving, easy-to-use resources to help you reach Below Level, English Learners, Pre-AP®, and Inclusion students. The online Teacher Edition includes differentiated instruction and problem-solving support strategies. An Interactive Reader in English and Spanish and with audio, help students of all abilities access the content.
Problem solving is a struggle for nearly every student. That’s why Modern Chemistry includes new tools such as videos, interactive online activities, Solution Tutor, and print resources to help students master the fundamentals of chemistry problem-solving.
Nothing captures students’ interest and facilitates meaningful learning like technology. Many highly effective technology learning tools have been added to Modern Chemistry to accomplish just that. For example, the new Why It Matters videos take the content of the chapter and relate it to everyday objects or situations that are familiar to students.
Comprehensive Lab Resources
To meet the needs of any learning environment, Modern Chemistry includes the most comprehensive lab resources with its wide variety of print and digital lab options, including virtual, STEM, and open-ended inquiry labs. The program also provides online resources to support your lab program. For example, the Smart Grapher is a powerful, easy-to-use graphing tool for creating a variety of graphs using student-collected data.
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