What does chemistry have to do with a pack of playing cards?

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So, what does chemistry have to do with a pack of playing cards? Why do we have lots of Lego in our class? Ms. Adams’ 8th grade science students have been studying the structure and composition of different elements in the periodic table, investigating the way that elements are organised  and we have started to look at the way that atoms work.

We have been making patterns with atomic structure and are starting to think photo 3about how  elements combine to make all the matter in the universe.

By Maggie Adams, MS Science teacher