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Sinead.B
« on: February 18, 2011 12:32:49 PM »

Every Friday my chemistry class has something we like to call "Chocolate Friday", where we take it in turns to bring in either cake or chocolate for the class. Usually, people just buy food, but I decided to do something different, so I made a periodic table cake Grin
A photo in the lab:


A photo at home with less glare:


It's nothing special, just a sponge cake with a layer of buttercream icing, a layer of royal icing and then chocolate icing for decoration, but I'm quite proud of how it turned out Smiley
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« Reply #1 on: February 18, 2011 12:40:37 PM »

I hope you get a freaking good mark in your class!!

How creative of you...I bet it was a hit!

Was there a scramble to pick out certain ones? Cheesy

I want the Rh and the Au...or maybe the Ti Cheesy
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« Reply #2 on: February 18, 2011 01:10:59 PM »

This is awesome!  I am a science teacher too and this would be great when teaching the periodic table Smiley

My kids are currently doing an assignment to build a 3D cell, and I hope I have dropped enough hints that at least a couple of girls make it with cake, chocolate, icing or jelly.
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« Reply #3 on: February 18, 2011 02:06:00 PM »

This is awesome!  I'm a sucker for anything with the periodic table on it, but this... takes the cake!    Roll Eyes  

That must have taken ages to pipe.  Good work!
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« Reply #4 on: February 18, 2011 04:12:59 PM »

This is awesome. Grin
Thanks for sharing!!
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« Reply #5 on: February 18, 2011 04:17:31 PM »

So flipping cute!  Well done.
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« Reply #6 on: February 18, 2011 05:48:03 PM »

so awesome! i remember my chem class being fun - helps with such a tough subject!!
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« Reply #7 on: February 18, 2011 06:44:11 PM »

This is such a cute idea! Great job! I bet you will do extremely well on any tests on the periodic table now!
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« Reply #8 on: February 18, 2011 07:13:50 PM »

Love it! I bet everyone oooh'd and aaah'd when you brought it in!

This is awesome!  I'm a sucker for anything with the periodic table on it, but this... takes the cake!    Roll Eyes 
Aahahahahahaha!!  Cheesy
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« Reply #9 on: February 19, 2011 08:26:43 AM »

Thank you everybody Cheesy
@alwaysinmyroom People did actually get quite competitive over which element they wanted!
@cheekibot I did that project last year! I made mine with jelly and a various assortment of sweets, chocolate, edible glitter and sprinkles. I'm sure your kids will come up with some great (and hopefully edible) cells Grin
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