The Periodic Law

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Time to put the knowledge to the test! Young scholars take what they know about the periodic table and build their own from scratch. Using clues from 26 different elements, they place elements in a blank periodic table. The clues include properties such as oxidation number, density, and electronegativity. 

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Instructional Ideas
  • Incorporate as a performance task when studying the structure of the periodic table
Classroom Considerations
  • Requires scissors and glue
  • Expects a solid understanding of the design of the periodic table
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  • Motivates individuals through a challenging yet attainable task
  • Appeals to the kinesthetic learners
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