Sell An Element


Project: You will select an element to research for
a class presentation.Your goal will be to get people
interested in your element by emphasizing properties
and characteristics that make it different and important.
Prepare a posterboard display or a PowerPoint presentation
and include the following information:


Element Name
Atomic Number
Atomic Mass
When discovered and by whom?
History about the scientist that made the discovery
Characteristics and properties
Uses of the Element

Decorate the posterboard with pictures
showing how the element is used by people.
For you classroom presentation: Develop a sales pitch as if you were
telling people about this element for the first time. Introduce them to all the
wonderful qualities of your element and why it would
be an excellent element to purchase.




Links that may help:
Homework Helpers
Webelements
A Pictorial Periodic Table
Scientists of the Atom
Scientists Biographies
Nobel Prize Women Scientists
Periodic Table "3 Views"
Open Directory on Elements
Chemicl Elements & Atom Models

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