Na-11 Models of Atomic Structure

Aim

To demonstrate the atomic structure of various elements using macroscopic models.

Apparatus

  • Hydrogen Model
  • Helium Model
  • Nitrogen Model
  • Oxygen Model
  • Proton Model

Helium Model Hydrogen Model Nitrogen Model Oxygen Model

Proton Model

Models of Various Atoms.

Description

The Atomic models show both the structure of the nucleus and the electron configurations for four of the elements on the Periodic Table. Students can try and guess what elements the models are trying to portray by the number of protons or electrons in the particular model.