In this activity, students become familiar with the names and symbols of the chemical elements by creating a rap or poem.
By the end of this activity, students should be able to:
- recall the names and symbols of at least 20 elements of the periodic table
- demonstrate understanding of the structure of the periodic table (rows and groups)
- explain the meaning of the terms halogen, alkali metal and inert gas
Download the Word file (see link below) for:
- introduction/background notes
- what you need
- what to do.
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