Element Project

Due: November 04, 2003

Value: 100 points -- the same as a test

Assignment: Make a promotional brochure to "sell" your selected element. Use the internet as a tool to help you find the required information about your element.


  1. The brochure must have at least 4 pages. (Fold a piece of 8.5" x 11" paper in half.)
  2. Show the structure of an atom of your element.
  3. Include the following information about your element.
  4. Include a list of references used for the information in the brochure, including internet sites.

Internet Resources:

  1. Webelements - http://www.webelements.com/webelements/scholar/index.html Click on the symbol of the element about which you want information.
  2. Interactive ChemCom Media for Teacher and Students - http://www.whfreeman.com/chemcom/ Click on the link to Unit 2. Then click on Tools at the bottom of the page and choose "Periodic Table".
  3. Do a search of internet sites to find out even more information about your element.

Ó Sally A. Urquhart, 2003