After choosing an element from the periodic table, students become the element expert, hunting down information about their chosen element and preparing a presentation for their classmates. The project includes a student presentation, a wanted poster, and a 3-D model.
A guided research project that allows students to explore elements on the periodic table. During this project students will:
*Conduct research online and offline
*Practice using proper source citations
*Make an oral presentation with visual aids about an element on the periodic table
*Have hands-on practice making an atom model
The lesson includes:
*student handout with instructions
*guided research worksheet
*5-point scale grading rubric
The guided research worksheet is designed to help students take notes in an organized manner and collect citation information, allowing them to easily build a bibliography.