This 15 page periodic table learning activity allows students to learn about the major characteristics of periods and families of the periodic table. Aspects of metals, nonmetals and metalloids are examined. Characteristics of families such as alkali metals, alkali earth metals, halogens, and Noble gases are examined. The activity is included with files including both color graphics and black and white graphics for convenience when using a photocopier. The content in these activities are suitable for a high level intermediate science class or high school chemistry class.
This activity includes learning goals addressed on page one of the activity, as well as the Common Core Reading and Writing and NGSS standards addressed to facilitate student learning and teacher planning. An answer key is included in the zip file with this activity. Alll activities are in word or pdf format.