Description of Pedagogical Tool:
The Organic chemisTREE is best used in the Grade 12 University Organic Chemistry unit. It involves building functional groups in a visual and tactile manner. A video of it being constructed is provided at https://youtu.be/pwYogrPOiQI.
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