International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Fantastic Forests Stephen Penny   |   added on Mar 15, 2011    |    United Kingdom A public facing event for ags 5+ where will cover basic aspects of photosynthesis, carbon capture, wood cells, wood fibres, paper making, engineered wood products, dendrochronology.
Topic: hands-on activities, sustainable and green chemistry Audience: general public, school children, families

We love Chemistry! Aylin Kirişçi   |   added on Mar 15, 2011    |    Turkey We want to show everybody that "chemistry" is a joy. We will make everybody in our school and district aware of the strength that chemistry has by presenting enjoyable experiments and workshops. We'll create a school board with the documents we've prepared. Besides, we'll share every activities on our school web site.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, networking, workshops, demonstrations Audience: students, general public, educators, teachers, educational institutions, school children

7th Annual Plastic Magic Show Thomas Twardowski   |   added on Mar 14, 2011    |    United States 9 April 2011, 11 AM - 4 PM, at the North Light Community Center in Philadelphia, PA. Explore plastics in an entirely new way! Learn about the uses of plastics... Hear about how plastics work with our environment... Make interesting plastics... Investigate plastic behavior!
Topic: polymer chemistry Audience: students, general public, educators, universities, teachers, secondary schools, high schools

From the Big Bang to the IYC: Exposition on the Road Eduardo Barzana   |   added on Mar 14, 2011    |    Mexico Within the celebrations of the International year of Chemistry, 2011, the School of Chemistry at UNAM and the CARSO Group have joined efforts to bring chemistry to society and have organized an itinerant exposition if four commercial plazas of CARSO Group.
Topic: chemistry education, educational materials, hands-on activities, demonstrations, art Audience: students, general public, industrial chemists, educational institutions

Chemistry Demonstrations-Edmonton Area, southern Alberta and Central/Northern Alberta Lucio Gelmini   |   added on Mar 14, 2011    |    Canada 1 h to 3 h chemistry demonstrations to students in K - 12 highlighting importance of chemistry to their daily lives.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, demonstrations, hands-on activities Audience: students, general public, educators, teachers, women chemists, educational institutions, secondary school students, school children, secondary schools students