International Year of Chemistry, 2011

UNESCO - United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization IUPAC - International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry

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International Year of Chemistry 2011

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Mrs Pat Latimer Ideas Activities

  • Dumbarton, Dumbarton and Clydebank, UK
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    Primary or Secondary Education
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  • IYC Interests:

    Encourage interest of young people in chemistry
    Celebrate the role of women in chemistry
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As a Chemistry teacher, I am always looking for ways to make the subject relevant to young people and teach them how Chemistry impacts on their everyday lives.

IYC looks like a way to get more people interested and talking about Chemistry and in this way encourage more young people to study Chemistry.