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Atoms and the Atomic Theory - Complete 5E Lesson Bundle

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    Description

    Atoms and the Atomic Theory - Fully editable and Complete 5E Lesson Bundle. By purchasing this bundle you will save 43% vs. purchasing the individual components separately.

    Lesson Objectives:

    By the end of this 5E lesson, students will be able to:

    • Students will learn the structure of the atom including its subatomic particles (protons, neutrons, and electrons)

    --> Location, mass, and charge of the subatomic particles is also included

    • Students will learn about atomic characteristics such as atomic number, mass, and symbols

    • Students will learn about the history of the Atomic Theory including the scientists who contributed to its formation and their findings

    --> Discussed scientists include: Democritus, Dalton, J.J. Thompson, Rutherford, and Bohr

    Buyer Comments:

    - "This is an awesome resource. It has awesome notes, stations, and quizzes!"

    - "Lots of variety and hands-on activities. Important concepts were reviewed more than once throughout these activities which really helps student comprehension."

    - "Very student centered activities. Loved it!"

    - "This was great for regular high school students, not for honors. The best part is the lesson plan made me look like a rock star!"

    - "exactly what I needed"

    - "worth the money, great resource"

    How does the 5E model facilitate learning?

    • It emphasizes inquiry, critical thinking, and the process of science

    • Its success is backed by countless scientific studies that demonstrate its effectiveness

    • It’s built around the idea that humans construct knowledge and meaning from their learning experiences. That they build upon their prior knowledge and to be effective, learning needs to be active and allow the participants to construct new knowledge from their experiences

    ****************If you'd like to save some money, please consider my 5E Mega Bundle. By purchasing it, you'll save 77% compared with purchasing each 5E lesson individually. CLICK HERE to have a look

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    What's included?

    Engagement Phase

    - This could involve a short video with probing question or a discussion based around current events, common misconceptions, etc.

    - Creates interest and excitement for your students

    - Asks questions and probes their initial conceptions

    Exploration Phase

    - For a complete description of the lab station activity, please see below

    - Students use and develop creative thinking skills, make observations, record results, and make connections

    - In this phase, students will complete a special 7-station, Lab Activity where they will gain real experiences with the topic

    **Note: The lab station activity requires very little preparation or materials**

    Explanation Phase

    - This is the instructional phase where concepts are presented to the students in a clear and applicable way

    - Students develop understanding of the content

    - Observations and experiences are discussed and critiqued

    - Students develop vocabulary

    - Students are able to connect the content presented to previous experiences

    - The lesson comes in PowerPoint and .PDF formats. For a complete description of the lesson, please see below

    Elaborate Phase

    - This phase involves the students completing an activity or assignment that forces them to expand their thinking and knowledge of the topic. They will propose solutions and extend their learning to new situations

    - This bundle includes my Atoms: History and Theory Scavenger Hunt Activity

    Evaluate Phase

    - Your students' will demonstrate their understanding and evaluate their own progress by completing a quiz (answers included)

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    The NRC's How People Learn has synthesized decades of research across many different disciplines about how people learn (NRC, 1999 blue right-pointing triangle). Key findings from that synthesis include the following. First, students (people) must be interested and engaged in what they are learning and find it useful and meaningful. Second, students (people) must be actively involved in the process of teaching and learning, comparing new information to previous ideas, constructing new understandings, and quite simply changing their own minds about how the world works. And third, students (people) need opportunities to apply what they have learned to new situations, to check the completeness of their understanding, and to evaluate their own learning for themselves. (https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2931660/)

    By incorporating this 5E lesson, you will provide your students with a meaningful and coherent way of learning that best suits their needs. You will also utilize technology in a way that creates order and promotes understanding.

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    The follow 5E lessons are currently included or will be added shortly. Please note that I will be increasing the number of lessons substantially over the next month. Purchase now before the price goes up.

    Physics

    Newton's Three Laws of Motion

    Current Electricity and Circuits

    One and Two-Dimensional Motion

    Static Electricity

    Light and its Production

    Energy, Energy Transfer, and its Forms

    Kinetic and Gravitational Potential Energy

    Electricity Production

    Friction

    Density and Buoyancy

    Sound and Hearing

    Coming Soon:

    • Uniform Acceleration

    • How Planes Fly

    • Refraction

    Biology

    Cells and the Cell Theory - Complete 5E Unit

    The Human Digestive System

    Photosynthesis and Cellular Respiration

    Mitosis and the Cell Cycle

    The Circulatory System

    Cancer

    Photosynthesis

    The Human Respiratory System

    Cell Membrane and Transport

    Coming Soon:

    • Energy Flow In Ecosystems

    • The Human Eye

    • Genetic Material: DNA and RNA

    • The Nervous System

    Ecology

    The Cycling of Matter: The Water and Carbon Cycles

    Cells and the Cell Theory

    Ecosystems

    Invasive Species

    Interactions Within Ecosystems

    Photosynthesis

    Coming Soon:

    • The Classification of Living Things

    • Photosynthesis

    • Ecological Succession

    • Plant Sexual and Asexual Reproduction

    Chemistry

    Physical and Chemical Properties and Changes

    Atoms and the Atomic Theory

    Introduction to Chemical Reactions

    Types of Chemical Reactions and Balancing Equations

    Molecular and Ionic Compounds

    Acids, Bases, and pH

    The Periodic Table

    Coming Soon:

    • Atomic Theory, Atomic Structure, and Isotopes

    • Types of Bonds and Intermolecular Forces

    • The Mole/Avogadro's Number

    Earth and Space Science

    Climate Change and Global Warming

    The Moon and its Phases

    Our Solar System

    The Seasons

    Human Space Exploration

    The Life and Death of Stars

    Coming Soon:

    • Asteroids, Comets, and Meteors

    • Solar and Lunar Eclipse

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    Explore - Atomic Model, Notation and Atoms - 7 Engaging Lab Station Activities

    This fully editable Lab Station Activity on Atomic Model, Structure, Notation and Atoms is meant to get your kids out of their seats and engaged in the content. Each station not only offers a unique opportunity to test your students knowledge (offer an opinion, answer questions based on a video or reading, draw, etc.), but also provides a fantastic learning opportunity where your kids are learning through assessment. Each station comes with a description card while some also contain more detailed instructions, a reading, questions to answer, etc. Students are equipped with a recording sheet (passport) to write their answers. There is almost no prep for you. Simply print the cards, lay them out around the room and you're all set. An answer key is also provided where applicable.

    How do the Lab Stations work? Each station is specially designed to be a unique complement to the material while at the same time, provide a valuable learning experience. Below is an overview of how each station works. In your activity, each will be tailored to the specific content.

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    Bonus Activities: To ensure your students don’t have any downtime between stations, your lab also includes a 10-word word scramble and word search, both with an answer key. You can use them as part of their mark, as a bonus so it’s not mandatory, etc. However you choose to use it, it will ensure that your students are always busy and never idle. Note: For stronger classes, I give the word scramble and for weaker ones, the word search.

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    Station 1: Get Hands-On – using their creative skills, students are required to draw or build.

    Station 2: Research – using a classroom computer or their own device, students must research a specific question/issue surrounding the topic.

    Station 3: Explain yourself – students write down an opinion to a question in paragraph form.

    Station 4: Rest Station - students can use this time to catch up on work they didn't have time to complete at a previous station or prepare themselves for an upcoming one.

    Station 5 - Applicability reading – students read a short passage from an article, website, etc. which directly connects the classroom content to a real life application.

    Station 6: Test your knowledge – students answer 5 multiple choice questions then provide a written explanation for how/why they came to their conclusions.

    Station 7: Learn from the expert – using a classroom computer or their own device, students must watch a short video clip and answer the associated questions. They may stop, rewind and restart as often as they like during the time frame.

    Station 8 - Rest Station.

    Station 9: Become the question master – Students must create 2 multiple-choice questions, 2 true/false questions and 1 short answer question. Students must also supply the answers.

    Explanation - Atomic Theory and Model Lesson - History of the Atom PowerPoint Lesson Package

    Atomic Theory and Model Lesson - The History of the Atom:

    This 18 slide Atomic Model lesson package examines the history of the atomic theory including the contributions of key persons as well as their influence on how the atom was perceived in their time including Democritus, Dalton (Ball Model), J.J. Thompson (Raisin Bun Model), Rutherford (Gold Foil Experiment) and Bohr (Energy Level Model). The lesson package also includes an inquiry activity to be done prior to the lesson which gets the students really thinking about how the atom was developed.

    There are 3 videos embedded in the PowerPoint. Simply start the slideshow and click the image and it will open in your browser. The PowerPoint contains diagrams, examples, and explanations. It includes the lesson (student and teacher versions of the PowerPoint) and a student lesson handout as a word document which follows the PowerPoint.

    Included in the lesson package is:

    - The teacher version of the PowerPoint

    - The student version of the PowerPoint

    - Videos embedded into the PowerPoint

    - Student activity and worksheet

    - Student lesson handout

    In order, the lesson covers:

    - Atomic Theory Matching

    - Atom Size

    - Democritus

    - Dalton – Ball Model

    - J.J. Thompson – Raisin Bun Model

    - Rutherford – Gold Foil Experiment

    - Bohr – Energy Level Model

    Elaborate - Atoms: Atomic Theory and Structure - Device-Based Scavenger Hunt Activity

    This activity is the coolest thing I've created and your kids are going to love it, mine do. Think of a scavenger hunt, then add devices (Smartphones, Chromebooks, Laptops, or Tablets), engaged students, and learning through assessment and you have this resource.

    Quick Disclaimer. In order to use this activity, your classroom must have at least 1 device per 3 students. Smartphones, Chromebooks, Laptops, and Tablets will all work perfectly.

    The Content Includes:

    • Atomic Theory

    --> Contributing scientists

    --> Historical theories

    • Atomic Structure

    --> Protons

    --> Neutrons

    --> Electrons

    --> Particle location and charge

    • Atoms visualization and application

    Here's how you implement them:

    • Print the QR codes and place them around the room

    • Place your students into groups

    • Let them loose! They move from Location to Location as they complete their tasks. Each Task is assigned by scanning the QR code and there are 5 Tasks per Scavenger Hunt Activity.

    • Have them submit their answers directly to your email via a form on my website.

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    This activity:

    • Lets your students utilize their devices

    • Cuts down on wasted paper

    • Combines learning with assessment

    • Is a lot of fun

    • Comes in both Word and PDF formats

    Each Hunt is different and offers a unique way for your students to explore the topic. From Hunt-to-Hunt, possible tasks your students will face include:

    • Video analysis

    • Simulations

    • Fully automated and marked Quiz

    • Finish the story

    • Start the story

    • Calculations

    • News article

    • Opinion

    • Word scramble

    • Short answer

    • Web research

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    Teaching Duration
    1 Week
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