MYP 8 Science - Chemistry

MYP 8.6.0: Introduction - requirements and overview - Organigram of objectives

This unit looks at the chemical substances in common use at home. Students should become familiar with the idea that chemistry is all around us.


  • To look at the chemistry of some common household substances:
  • The chemistry of Soap
  • The chemistry of Bleach (toilet cleaner)
  • The chemistry of Concentrated HCl (toilet cleaner)
  • The chemistry of Ammonia (floor clearner)


School bleach project

Making soap

Soap experiment


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