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Atoms, elements and compounds

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Elements puzzle
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Elements puzzles
Three puzzles with clues for elements in the periodic table.  … read more
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Chemical formulae crossword
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How are elements named
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Periodic table - battleships
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A dictionary of the elements
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Compounds word game
Students are given chemical formulae and have to find their names  … read more
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The solution is clear
This can be used in KS3 to introduce ideas relating to solutions  … read more
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Chemical formulae
A little starter activity where students work out the chemical  … read more
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The particles in atoms
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Diffusion
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What elements do compounds contain?
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Elements and their symbols
A set of open ended fun activities to familiarise students with  … read more
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Elements – what's that word?
A PowerPoint quiz that would make a great starter. It's a science  … read more
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Elements and their symbols
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An atom
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Science in the news – helium shortage
The Health & Science feature from p.20 of The Week magazine (PDF)  … read more
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Matching compounds
A speedy starter to get students matching common formulae with  … read more
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Snakes and ladders – chemical and physical change
Students can test their knowledge of physical and chemical changes  … read more
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Elements – what am I?
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Physical v chemical change
Students class everyday changes as physical or chemical. There  … read more
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Elements, compounds and mixtures
An activity where students complete sentences to consolidate  … read more
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Atoms, elements, compounds and mixtures quiz
A set of questions based around a classic game show format. The  … read more
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