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Primary Science Week 2019

Elements Matter.

National Activities

1.   NZ Primary Schools Periodic Table

Include your school in the  NZAPSE Periodic Table. Choose a symbol or element that represents your school then describe attributes that link your school to the element. For full details go here. Be in quick to choose the element that is best for you.You can see the periodic table as it develops here.


2.   The Periodic Table Treasure Hunt

Challenge your students to find pictures, or take photos, of items that are made of elements from the periodic table. Place them into a periodic table outline. Take a photo of your final product and send it to NZAPSE so they can share it with others.

Resources for your Classes



New Zealand Association of Primary Science Educators (NZAPSE)



12:00am Mon 13 May, 2019 - 11:59pm Fri 17 May, 2019