Lesson Plan

History of the Atom

How has our view of the atom changed through time?
Melissa C.
Classroom teacher
Boiling Springs High School
Boiling Springs, United States
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My Grades 11, 12
My Subjects Science

The students will discuss the changes in the view of the atom from the beginning idea of the atom for early Greek phlosiphers to today's wave model.

Grades 9 – 12
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Activity: Broadcasting

Teacher will show the video made by Nova to hook students in the changes of the atomic theory.  Also teacher will show students the size of the atom.