International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Chemistry behind miracles Manasij Pal chowdhury   |   added on Feb 06, 2011    |    India A science show to students, which will show the truth behind many so-called miracles performed by so-calle saints.
Topic: demonstrations, hands-on activities Audience: students, high schools, secondary schools students

Chemistry Principles in Action Gwynneth Graciela Carla   |   added on Feb 05, 2011    |    United States This activity aims to promote interesting chemistry principles in two ways: 1) demonstrations to Pre-K to 8th graders by my high school chemistry students; and 2) teacher-created webquests as classroom tools for instruction.
Topic: demonstrations, chemistry experiments, simple experiments, chemistry activities, hands-on chemistry activities Audience: school children, high school students, chemistry teachers, science teachers, chemists, high school, elementary, middle school

Year Long Activities Promoting Chemistry Christine Dimirjian   |   added on Feb 05, 2011    |    United States Our chapter (Beta Gamma, UCLA) of the National Co-Ed Chemistry Fraternity, Alpha Chi Sigma, has been involved with numerous activities promoting chemistry in the past years, and will continue this year as well. Our events for this year include community outreach, research lecture series and Undergraduate Research Poster Day.
Topic: hands-on activities, demonstrations Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, general public, universities, school children, tertiary education

Participation in Science in Action Exhibition to Celebrate IYC 2011 Suryanarayana Rao   |   added on Feb 05, 2011    |    India Sishu Griha students participated in Science in Action- An exhibition organised by Bangalore Association for Science Education at Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium, Bangalore.Demonstrations-Identification of Blood Stains, Chemi luminescence, Lechatelier Principle and Dry Cleaning Process .Science club members visited the exhibition
Topic: hands-on activities, demonstrations, celebrating chemistry Audience: students, industrial chemists, graduate students, teachers, educational institutions, school children

A Series of Early Chemistry Experiments and Demonstrations for New Science Teachers Daniel Menelly   |   added on Feb 04, 2011    |    United States Short videos demonstrating simple chemistry experiments for young science students and new or student science teachers or youth activity leaders. This web content is intended to show interested parties how to cross link polymers, transfer copper ions, decalcify the shell of an egg, etc. safely and cheaply.
Topic: educational materials, video, demonstrations, science fair, science enrichment Audience: hands-on chemistry, educators, students, hobbyists