Element For Sale

"Buy your own Lego of Life"

Project Directions

For this project, each student will create a real estate brochure of an element they are assigned. In the real estate business, these brochures are used to get the buyers attention for purchasing a home. Similarly, you will be asked to create a brochure of an element that informs the reader about your element. Your brochure must include picture of the element and/or uses for the element. You also must include the detailed information of your element in your brochure. A sample brochure is shown here.


Areas of Coverage

Graphics of Your Element

Characteristics

  • State at Room Temp.
  • Heat of Fusion
  • Heat of Vaporization
  • Atomic Weight
  • Density
  • Atomic Volume
  • Ionization Potential
  • Bonding Radius
  • Atomic Radius
  • Electronegativity
  • Melting Point
  • Boiling Point
  • Specific Heat
  • 1st Ionization Energy
  • 2nd Ionization Energy
  • 3rd Ionization Energy:
  • Electron Affinity


Reactions

You need to find out if your element reacts with the following compounds


  • Reaction w/ air ?
  • Reaction with 6 M HCl
  • Reaction with 15 M HNO3
  • Reaction with 6 M NaOH

Graphics in your Brochure may be....

Mr. Hanson

Eagle Point High School


Chemistry Teacher

hansond@eaglepnt.k12.or.us