My friends call me a closet nerd. Well, let me just put all my geekiness front and center and admit that I love
the periodic table. Yes, I was a biochemistry major in college and had
more than a passing acquaintance with this wonderful little
But this is no ordinary primer on the periodic table, oh no. Tricia tells us why:
Were I to teach using this activity today, you can bet that The Periodic Table, a quirky little volume by Adrian Dingle, would definitely be a prime resource. Can Mendeleev’s baby be cool and fun? Absolutely!
Go read the rest, which includes excerpts from the book.