Summary of Activity:
Fingerprints in Starlight PowerPoint presentation (pptx)
The primary presentation.
Teachers Guide (pdf)
Details the lesson content, alignment with standards, objectives, identification of resources, assessments, and
Goblets of Fire Demonstration (pdf)
Students watch various metals produce flame crystal emissions when heated.
Nested Globes - a Bohr Atom Model (pdf)
A demonstration using clear plastic balls to model the Bohr atom.
Ball, Stick, and Straw Bohr Atom Model (pdf)
A additional demonstration using a styrofoam ball, skewers, and drinking straws to provide a different model of the Bohr atom.
Spectra Student Reference Sheet (pdf)
A reference illustration to help understand hydrogen absoprtion and emission lines (the Balmer series)
Inquiry Questions (pdf)
Assessment - a set of questions relating to the lesson for students to answer.
Inquiry Questions with Answers (pdf)
The answers to the Student Inquiry questions.