About This Chapter
Who's It For?
Anyone who needs help learning or mastering Group 1 of the periodic table will benefit from the lessons in this chapter. There is no faster or easier way to learn about Group 1 of the periodic table. Among those who would benefit are:
- Students who want to learn a broad topic in a short amount of time
- Students who are looking for easy ways to identify the most important information on the topic
- Students who have fallen behind in memorizing facts about sodium, lithium, cesium and more
- Students who prefer multiple ways of learning chemistry (visual or auditory)
- Students who have missed class time and need to catch up
- Students who have limited time to study for an upcoming exam
How It Works:
- Students can complete each lesson in the chapter to review all key topics.
- Students can refer to the lesson to reinforce their learning.
- Students can test their understanding of each lesson with a short quiz.
- Students can complete their review with the Group 1 of the Periodic Table for Elementary School chapter exam.
Why It Works:
- Study Efficiently: The lessons in this chapter cover only information students need to know.
- Retain What You Learn: Engaging instruction and real-life examples make topics easy to grasp.
- Be Ready on Test Day: Students can take the Group 1 of the Periodic Table for Elementary School chapter exam to make sure they are prepared.
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Students Will Review:
This chapter summarizes the material students need to know about Group 1 of the periodic table for a standard elementary school chemistry course. Topics covered include:
- Hydrogen facts and uses
- Facts about sodium and potassium
- Lithium facts and uses
- Cesium element discovery, properties and uses
- Francium uses, characteristics, properties and discovery
- Discovery, properties and uses of rubidium
1. Cesium Lesson for Kids: Element Discovery & Properties
Cesium is a very interesting element. In this lesson, you'll find out how cesium was discovered, what its properties are and what would happen if you mixed cesium with water.
2. What is the Element Cesium Used For? - Lesson for Kids
What do clocks, cellphones and potatoes have in common? You'll find out in this lesson, which is about the uses of the element cesium. Read on to find out how cesium helps you every day.
3. Francium Lesson for Kids: Uses, Characteristics & Properties
What do you do with an element that is very rare and explosive? In this lesson, you'll learn about the properties and uses of the element francium, which is one of the rarest elements there is.
4. Francium Lesson for Kids: Element Discovery & Name
Francium is a very rare element that took a long time to discover. Read this lesson to find out why it was so hard to discover and to find out just how much francium there is in the world.
5. Rubidium Lesson for Kids: Discovery, Properties & Uses
In this lesson, you'll find out about the element rubidium. Read on to learn why you wouldn't want to keep a sample of rubidium in the pocket of your jeans or take it out on a rainy day!
6. Lithium Facts: Lesson for Kids
Lithium is a chemical element that is used in many products from medicine to cell phones. Learn about the many uses of lithium as well as other facts, like where it's found and what it looks like.
7. Potassium Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts
Potassium is an important element that helps keep us alive. One place to get a serving of potassium is from a banana. Learn more about what potassium looks like, where it can be found, and what it' used for.
8. Hydrogen Lesson for Kids: Facts, Definition & Uses
Just because you cannot see hydrogen, that doesn't mean that it is not doing some pretty spectacular things. Learn about what this element is, how it is used and some additional fun facts.
9. Sodium Lesson for Kids: Definition & Facts
In this lesson, we will locate sodium on the period table and learn about some of its chemical and physical properties. We will also talk about some everyday uses for sodium.
10. Lithium Element Uses: Lesson for Kids
Lithium is a soft metal that has a silvery appearance. This lesson will teach you about lithium, how it's used and the many different items it's found in that you see and use every day.
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Other chapters within the Chemistry for Kids course
- Atoms for Elementary School
- Elements for Elementary School
- Chemistry Basics for Elementary School
- Branches of Chemistry for Elementary School
- Group 2 of the Periodic Table for Elementary School
- Group 3 of the Periodic Table for Elementary School
- Group 4 of the Periodic Table for Elementary School
- Group 5 of the Periodic Table for Elementary School
- Group 6 of the Periodic Table for Elementary School
- Group 8 of the Periodic Table for Elementary School
- Group 9 of the Periodic Table for Elementary School
- Group 10 of the Periodic Table for Elementary School
- Group 12 of the Periodic Table for Elementary School
- Group 13 of the Periodic Table for Elementary School
- Group 14 of the Periodic Table for Elementary School
- Group 15 of the Periodic Table for Elementary School
- Group 16 of the Periodic Table for Elementary School
- Group 18 of the Periodic Table for Elementary School
- F-Block Elements for Elementary School
- Group 11 of the Periodic Table for Elementary School
- Group 17 of the Periodic Table for Elementary School