Grade 9 / Topic: Matter and Chemical Change
Today students are introduced to the periodic table and will learn about the cosmic recipes that created everything in our world – even us! While watching “COSMIC RECIPE-Setting the Periodic Table” movie students will become familier with the origin of elements and our educator will explore the periodic table in detail—from its basic structure and properties to the behavior of some elements in addition to question/ answer period.
COSMIC RECIPE (Setting the Periodic Table):
The famous astronomer Carl Sagan once said: “If you wish to make an apple pie from scratch, you must first invent the universe.” Though that may sound crazy, Sagan was onto something BIG! Want to know what?
Explore the world of chemistry—the protons, neutrons and electrons! Learn the cosmic recipes that created everything in our world – even us! Discover how the Big Bang and the stars have cooked up the everyday elements we interact with every day—like the calcium in our teeth, the silicon in our smartphones, and even the carbon in our apple pies
RUNNING TIME: 24:00 minutes
SUBJECTS COVERED: Periodic Table, Cosmic, Big Bang, protons, neutrons and electrons.