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Learning Exercise: Adopt an element

Title:
Adopt an element
Material:
Description:
Students are assigned a given element to conduct research on and complete the project w/ a presentation and a poster for given element.
Course: Chemistry, Physical Science

Info

Submitted by:
Frank Garcia
Date Last Modified:
October 27, 2009

Exercise

Teacher will go over instructions with students to show what is expected.
Additional Information: http://sciencespot.net/Media/adtelempjt.pdf

Categories

Audience

  • Grade School
  • Middle School

Topics

Chemistry

Requirements

Understanding of how to read the periodic table.

Learning Objectives

Students will become familiar with one chemical element assigned to them. They will use research skills to learn about the element, describe its principle features and reactions, and its most common uses.

Type of Task

  • Individual
  • Student-centered
  • Supplemental Activity

Assessment

Presentations & posters will be completed by each student.
Assessment URL: http://sciencespot.net/Media/adtelempjt.pdf

Technical Notes

Students will need internet access to complete research.