Want to help your students visual atom that they can see with the naked eye? Want your students to learn about how to use the periodic table?
Candy Atom Activity is designed to help your students understand the structure of an atom. Students will use candy to demonstrate where the protons, neutrons, electrons are located in the atom. Also, to demonstrate their understanding of structure of various elements on the periodic table.
This activity is perfect for general science, chemistry, and ESL or ELL chemistry courses.
Please feel free to ask any questions or suggestions. Happy Teaching!
Exploration Summer Program Instructor (Yale University), Student Teaching in Biology, Anatomy and Physiology, and Earth Science, Currently a biology and chemistry teacher at Avon Old Farms Private School for Boys.