Introduce your middle-school students to the periodic table without having to wade through the high school and college level material that can hinder them from enjoying and understanding chemistry! Leaving out atomic mass, valences and other complex ideas, this workbook focuses on giving students a firm understanding of the basics of elements and the periodic table. Teacher assessment and portfolio overviews forms are included, as well as a master supply list and guides to the chapters. Transparency masters, booklets, cut-out activities, matching & organization exercises, tests, and games are included for a variety-filled course. 124 reproducible pages, softcover, with answer key included. Grades 5-8+.