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Periodicity of the Periodic Table

Published on 04/20/2005

Activity Overview

Different properties of the elements of the periodic table will be plotted and from this, a system of organization for the elements will be developed.

Before the Activity

Review the activity TI InterActive! and PDF files.
Make copies of the activity PDF file for your class, if needed.

  • Distribute the TI InterActive!™ file to your students

  • During the Activity

    Students will use TI InterActive!™ to:

  • Explore the periodicity of the periodic table and draw conclusions about various properties


  • Directions:
  • Distribute the student activity file and handouts
  • 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.