International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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International Year of Chemistry 2011


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The Chemistry in my Life Arlette Richaud   |   added on Jun 08, 2011    |    Mexico Join us in demonstrations and hands-on activities for general public, showing the way that chemical basic principles are present in daily life. Lets playing like a spy, a chef, a physician or like a scientific researcher. Take part of two funny scientific sundays.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, hands-on activities, demonstrations Audience: students, general public, professors, educators, teachers

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

Science Discoveries: The Science Around Us Eric Klinker   |   added on May 27, 2011    |    United States Learn about the the science that surrounds us every day through hands on activities and demonstrations.
Topic: chemistry education, educational materials, hands-on activities, demonstrations Audience: school children, schools

Developing Future Ivan Reznikov   |   added on May 25, 2011    |    Belarus We were showing experiments to teacher and schoolchildren. We`ve made all 4 experiments, and we really proud of it!) Also we`ve made presentations on the properties of water, and showed the real ecological situation in our country.
Topic: chemistry education, educational materials, hands-on activities Audience: students, general public, educators, teachers, school children