The Element Clap Game

Jasman Singh

Violeta Bolozan

Vahid Noroozi

Description of Pedagogical Tool:

This pedagogical tool is an interactive dance/clap game in which students get into pairs and clap the value of the atomic number for each element on the periodic table of elements to the beat of a song. It is designed to help students better memorize the placement of the elements on the table while incorporating multimodal elements.

Pedagogical Tool:

Lesson Plan:
Praxis Paper:
Resources Used:
Lean On (Instrumental) – Major Lazor & DJ Snake

Periodic Table of Elements

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