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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Contact Detail

Eliana Gabriel Ideas Activities
  • Director, Environment School - Escola do Meio Ambiente (EMA)
    Botucatu - São Paulo, Brazil
  • Email
    Tel 55 (14) 3813-9251
  • Sector:

    Primary or Secondary Education
  • Organizations:

    Environment School - Escola do Meio Ambiente (EMA)
  • IYC Interests:

    Increase the public appreciation and understanding of chemistry
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The School of the Environment (City Department of Education) is located in an area of approximately 12 ha, comprising forests, grasslands, water bodies and areas of catchments.

At school they belong to different paths adapted ecopedagogic ages of students in the public hall.

In these ways, it is shown that the water is much more than what you see with your eyes.

Hence the importance of presenting chemistry in an attractive way for our students.