History of the Atom, Atomic Structure and Electron Arrangement

No prep lesson. Teach students the history of the atom then send them on a fact-finding mission around your classroom to learn atomic structure. After this they’ll learn electron structure and undertake a number of plenary tasks

Resources Included
Complete lesson PowerPoint
Fact sheets to be placed on wall for fact-finding exercise
Worksheet with questions for fact finding exercise
Extension exercises
Electron arrangement worksheet
Periodic table
Teacher instructions

Please see the preview pictures for worksheets, samples of PowerPoint and more

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Prior knowledge needed
Atomic number and a basic understanding of the periodic table

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Created: Mar 8, 2018

Updated: Feb 13, 2019


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