Education Technology

Getting Started with the Periodic Table App

Published on 10/17/2008

Activity Overview

Students will explore the periodicity of the periodic table with the Periodic Table App.

Before the Activity

Review the activity PDF file.
Make copies of the activity PDF file for your class.

During the Activity

Students will:

  • Look at the periodic table and characteristics of individual elements
  • Observe the periodic nature of certain characteristics


  • Directions:
  • Distribute the student activity sheets
  • Follow the procedures as outlined
  • After the Activity

    As a class, review student progress, discussing questions that appeared to be more challenging, and re-teaching as needed.