PAN Teacher-Developed Lesson Plans


The PAN (Physics of Atomic Nuclei) workshop was offered during the summer of 2010 with monthly follow-up sessions during the 2010-2011 school year.  At the end of the workshop, teachers were expected to develop lesson plans aligned with South Dakota state science standards to be used in high school physical science, chemistry and physics classrooms. Lesson plans below are in a variety of formats.  If you need a lesson plan in a different format, please send your request to

Lesson Plans

Atom   Molecular Model Kits
Atoms and Periodic Table   Molecular Models    
Do Elements have Fingerprints? Nuclear Unit
Historical Figures   Super Rad    
Historical Theories in Atomic Discoveries   Why Do Stars Appears Different?    
Miniscule Matters        

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