Students will be able to classify various substances by their properties (density, melting temp., conductivity)
It will be possible to use this information with the SMART board technology. Grouping could be done with manipulation on that piece of equipment.
Text of Learning Exercise:
1. Student will read chapter x in text book. 2. Now, choose 10 elements, randomly, from the cards with the Atomic Symbol. 3. Using the information on the website, make decisions on "odd" elements to fit in the proscribed categories (use the colors from the periodic table on the front board).