DURATION: 1 WEEK
The Work of Dimitri Mendeleev
What you will cover during this section?
* Design a power point/poster about the work of Dimitri Mendeleev who was the first creator of the Periodic Table of Elements. * Your power point/poster must include the following:
* The year he was born, the year he died. (Level 3/4)
* The name of the element in the periodic table that is dedicated to his work. (Level 3/4) * Who were John Newlands, Lothar Meyer and John Dalton? What happened to their discoveries? (Level 6) * Mendeleev wrote the Principles of Chemistry in 1870. What did he say about the elements? (Level 5) * What were Dimitri Mendeleev’s ideas about how elements were organised in the Periodic table? (Level 5) * In what year was Mendeleev awarded the Nobel Prize for Chemistry? (Level 4) * What were Mendeleev’s other achievements? How has this influenced society? (Level 7)
The websites have all the information but you MUST NOT copy and paste from it otherwise you will obtain a low level for your work. Look at the level criteria to see how you can achieve a high level for your work.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/science/edexcel/patterns/periodictablerev4.shtml http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/science/edexcel/patterns/periodictablerev5.shtml http://www.chemistry.co.nz/mendeleev.htm
LEVEL 3| - I know what Dimitri Mendeleev discovered. I know what year he was born in and what year he died. (Presentation is POOR).| LEVEL 4| - I know what Dimitri Mendeleev discovered. I know what year he was born in and what year he died. - I can briefly explain what he discovered about the periodic table.- I know what year Dimitri Mendeleev...