International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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International Year of Chemistry 2011


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Arkema Summer Science Teacher Education Program John Caccese   |   added on Jun 16, 2011    |    United States Major Arkema plant locations throughout North America will provide program materials, training and mentorship to selected elementary school science teachers in their local area to strengthen their knowledge of science and enhance their teaching skills.
Topic: chemistry education, educational materials, hands-on activities, workshops, demonstrations, celebrating chemistry Audience: students, educators, teachers, educational institutions, school children

Monroe City Scholars Nature of Science Summer Camp Laura Beal   |   added on Jun 16, 2011    |    United States Monroe City Scholars targets rising 7th, 8th, and 9th grade students in the local public school system. The summer camp provides an opportunity to explore career opportunities in the science and also participate in a week long, inquiry-based activity partnered with a faculty member based around the Global Water Experiment.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, hands-on activities, industrial trade fair, analytical chemistry Audience: students, general public, educators, universities, teachers, educational institutions, secondary school students, school children

Night of Science Sabine Monz   |   added on Jun 01, 2011    |    Germany Lectures and experiments from various natural siences from 16.30 until 6.00 in the morning. During the talks everyday phenomena are explained, impressive experiments are shown and new scientific results are presented.
Topic: chemistry education, celebrating chemistry Audience: students, general public, educators, research scientists, teachers, industrial chemists, educational institutions, secondary school students, tertiary education, high schools, school children, secondary schools, secondary schools students

Science Camp "Chemistry in a microwave oven" Sabine Monz   |   added on Jun 01, 2011    |    Germany Three days of presentation and hands-on with exciting experiments in the microwave oven.
Topic: chemistry education, hands-on activities Audience: high schools, school children

Science Camp "Pizza, Ice and gummy bears" (Pizza, Eis und Gummib√§rchen) Sabine Monz   |   added on Jun 01, 2011    |    Germany Join the university for three days and learn more about food products like pizza, ice and gummy bears. Do your own hands-on experiments.
Topic: hands-on activities, chemistry education Audience: school children