Science Sampler: The Octet Rules-- A dating game for atoms

by: Jennifer Welborn

To develop student interest in the periodic table, try incorporating this simple, but fun, role-playing activity that follows a game-show format into your science curriculum. This play is used after students have learned the basic structure of atoms and the general layout of the periodic table. It also comes after students have learned the basics of ionic and covalent bonding. The entire script is included.


Type Journal ArticlePub Date 5/1/2004Stock # ss04_027_08_34Volume 027Issue 08

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