We found 124 resources with the concept atomic structure
What Element Would You Be?
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewPrimo Levi wrote a collection of short stories comparing his life from Italy to Auschwitz to elements in the periodic table. Pupils read an excerpt from his book and research the characteristics of various elements. Then, they make a...
How Small Is An Atom? Spoiler: Very Small
5 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
The hydrogen in your body is exactly the same as the hydrogen in the sun. The video explains just how small an atom is and offers comparisons, such as the one above, to help facilitate understanding. It also presents the current model of...
Electron Configuration of the First 20 Elements in the Periodic Table
4 mins 9th - 12th
Why is the periodic table arranged the way it is? As pupils complete the electron configuration of the first 20 elements, they see the relationship to the rows and columns in the periodic table. The video instructor highlights these...
Atomic Structure and the Periodic Table of Elements: The Secret Agent Lab
9th - 12th
Food always gets attention! Model atomic structure using fruit loops to represent the subatomic particles. After building models, scholars create ionic bonds using their models. Finally, they use these concepts to create a periodic table.
The Science of Static Electricity
4 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Add some spark to your physical science instruction with this short video on static electricity. Taking a look at the fundamental structure of atoms, this fun film explains how rubbing objects together can cause electrons to move from...