This is a now 575+ slide PowerPoint presentation about Quarks, Leptons, Force Carrier Particles and More. This PowerPoint includes critical notes (red slides), activities, challenge questions, review opportunities, visuals, and much more.
Note: This lesson bundle is introductory (Please see grade level) and not intended for upper levels physics. This lesson helps answer some of the questions that always emerge when studying the atom in M.S. and lower level H.S. I have also created an easier and harder version of this lesson. A great PowerPoint review game of 200 slides with answers is also provided.
-Please do not purchase this lesson if you have already purchased my atomic mass, atomic number, larger lesson bundle.
This PowerPoint begins describing the distances associated with the atom (Mostly empty space) with series of slides that show the comparable distances between sub-atomic particles. The PowerPoint then show's the relative size of vocabulary terms associated with the atom - electron, quark, proton, neutron, nucleus, atom, molecule. Students then record a step by drawing of the standard model in particle physics. Some explanations are provided. Quarks are then described in detail with a series of slides and images. Students learn about the up and down quarks that make up protons and neutrons. A neat link to video / song provided. They then participate in a series of challenge questions that have them try to pick the proton from the group by just looking at quarks. Particle Accelerators are discussed as how scientists have learned about these particles. There is not a lot of text here so teacher discusses the pictures. Particles are discussed in a slide by slide sequence takes students on a tour from the particle zoo. The discovered quark flavors are are then discussed and a series of challenge slides question for understanding (top - bottom, up -down, charm - strange) The six Leptons are then described and students are challenged in similar fashion. A neat tic-tac-toe game is provided where students must pick a box and say the name of the particle with just a symbol to help them. Students play the teacher. Teacher minimizes out of the slideshow to play this game on the screen. Neutrino's are then mentioned. The Recipe of the Universe is described in a series of slides. Quarks, Leptons and the Force Particles are mentioned again and many review slides provided. This is a really interactive PowerPoint that involves the students into the exciting world of Quarks and Leptons. Please view my other PowerPoint on Sub-Atomic Particles (Atoms) or view the entire unit described below.
This PowerPoint includes critical notes (Red Slides), exciting visuals, challenge questions, activities with directions and more. Text is usually placed at the top of the slide so it can be read from all angles of a classroom. Color coded slides, as well as a shade technique is used to increase student focus and allows the teacher to control the pace of the lesson. These PowerPoints are meant to be interactive as possible and ask many questions, provides built in review opportunities, explains directions to activities, and much more. Transition effects are never used.
Atoms and Periodic Table of the Elements Unit on TpT (2000+ slides, HW, Notes, and much more.)
Atoms and Periodic Table of the Elements Unit
This unit includes all of the lessons below in one organized folder....
-Atoms and Periodic Table Unit Homework, Answer Key, Lesson Notes, PowerPoint Freebies, and much more
-Introduction to the Atom, Atomic Mass, Isotopes and more (390 Slides, HW, Notes)
-Inside the Atom, Nucleus, Quarks, Leptons, and much more (360 slides, HW, Notes, and more)
-Atomic Theory, Electron Orbitals, Molecules (500 Slides, HW, Notes, and more)
-Atomic Bonding and Balancing Chemical Equations, Endo and Exothermic Reactions, (340 Slides, HW, Notes, and more)
-Atoms PowerPoint Review Game
-Periodic Table of the Elements Lesson (400 Slides, HW, Notes and much more)
-Periodic Table of the Elements PowerPoint Review Game
-Atoms and Periodic Table of the Elements Crossword Puzzle with Solution
Entire Curriculum that I offer on TpT
Entire 4 year Science Curriculum, 20 Full Units (50,000 Slides) HW, Notes, and much more
Please visit my other posting on TpT called The Atoms and Periodic Table Unit which includes this PowerPoint within the 2000+ slide PowerPoint roadmap, 13 page bundled homework, 8 page modified assessment, detailed answer keys, and 14 pages of unit notes for students who may require assistance that chronologically follow the PowerPoint slideshow. The answer keys and unit notes are great for support professionals. This larger file also includes PowerPoint review games (2 games 110+ slides each), 30 .flv videos, lab handouts, activity sheets, rubrics, materials list, templates, guides, and much more. Everything arrives in editable format and can be modified to fit any curriculum or time requirement.
Areas of Focus within The Atoms and Periodic Table Unit: Atoms, Rutherfords Gold Foil Experiment, Cathode Tube, Atoms, Fundamental Particles, The Nucleus, Isotopes, AMU, Size of Atoms and Particles, Quarks, Recipe of the Universe, Atomic Theory, Atomic Symbols, #s, Valence Electrons, Octet Rule, SPONCH Atoms, Molecules, Hydrocarbons (Structure), Alcohols (Structure), Proteins (Structure), Balancing Equations, Atomic Bonds, Ionic Bonds, Covalent Bonds, Metallic Bonds, Ionization.Periodic Table of the Elements, Organization of Periodic Table, Transition Metals, Electron Negativity, Non-Metals, Metals, Metalloids, and much more.
I also sell all 20 Science Units as a digital hard good on TpT. This includes all 20 units (50,000+ slides), in Life, Earth, and Physical Science for students in grades 5-10, This also includes 275 pages of bundled homework / assessment that chronologically follows each unit, 175 pages of modified assessments, 325 pages of answer keys, 260 pages of unit notes, 40+ PowerPoint review games (5000+ slides), 315 videos, hundreds of pages of handouts, First Day PowerPoint, Guidebook, and Four Year Curriculum Guide and classroom license.
If you have any questions please feel free to contact me. Thanks again and best wishes.
Ryan Murphy M.Ed
Below are the links to the 20 units of study that I offer on TpT for individual purchase. All of these are included in the curriculum purchase.
Physical Science Units
Science Skills Unit
Laws of Motion and Simple Machines Unit
Matter, Energy, and the Environment Unit
Atoms and Periodic Table of the Elements Unit
Physical Science Curriculum
Physical Science Bundle Package (4 Units)
Life Science Units
Human Body System and Health Topics Unit
Cellular Biology Unit
Infectious Diseases Unit
DNA and Genetics Unit, Cell Division
Taxonomy and Classification Unit
Evolution and Natural Selection, Change Topics Unit
Ecology Feeding Levels Unit
Ecology Interactions Unit
Ecology Abiotic Factors Unit
Life Science Curriculum
Life Science Bundle Package (10 Units)
Earth Science Units
Weathering, Soil Science, Soil Conservation, Ice Ages, Glaciers Unit
Astronomy Topics Unit
Geology Topics Unit
Weather and Climate Unit
Earth Science Curriculum Bundle
Earth Science Curriculum (6 Units)
Water, Water Quality, Rivers, Lakes, and Fish Units
Water on Earth, Properties of Water, Water Pollution Unit
Rivers, Lakes, and Water Quality Unit (Salmon, Fish, and more)
Below is a link to view this curriculum in greater detail. You will find a PowerPoint tour, how a unit works guide, curriculum possibilities, standards, and many free samples.
Ryan Murphy M.Ed
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