International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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International Year of Chemistry 2011

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"Mostra Didattica: Le Pratiche della Chimica Ieri e Oggi" Valentina Domenici   |   added on May 23, 2011    |    Italy This is an exposition dedicated to the Practices of Chemical Activity and the Laboratory of Chemistry in the Past and in Our Days. Two recostructions of the typical Laboratory of Chemistry at the end of the 1800th and a modern Laboratory will be the contest of several hands-on activities inside the Museum.
Topic: hands-on activities, demonstrations, chemistry education, celebrating chemistry Audience: students, educators, school children, secondary schools, secondary schools students

Sibo Mixes Things Up by Ginny Stone Ginny Stone   |   added on May 23, 2011    |    South Africa A fun story book for young children - written in rhyme - with the topic of chemistry woven into the story line. This book is the 10th in the Sibo Series, published by Lets Look publishers (Pretoria, South Africa). It is now available - visit the website for more details - http://www.sibo.co.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, publications, educational materials, hands-on activities Audience: young students, educators

Chemistry in All Dimensions Symposium Yigit Altay   |   added on May 21, 2011    |    Turkey "Chemistry in All Dimensions" Symposium, 19-22 October 2011, will gather people from all areas and from all ages. In four days, in addition to conferences, discussion sessions, workshops and poster presentations, chemistry project competitions, exhibitions and enjoyable experiment demonstrations will take place.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, conferences, networking, educational materials, seminars, hands-on activities, workshops, demonstrations, sustainable and green chemistry, competition, science fair Audience: students, professional chemists, general public, professors, educators

Mount Allison University Celebrates Chemistry Andrew Grant   |   added on May 20, 2011    |    Canada Mount Allison University and the Department of Chemistry/Biochemistry are pleased initiate a series of activities on our campus in Sackville, NB, Canada, welcoming school children and the general public. We hope to raise awareness and appreciation of chemistry in a fun and educational environment.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, demonstrations, hands-on activities Audience: students, secondary school students, high schools, school children, general public, research scientists, teachers

Students Projects - Theory of atoms and molecules: introduction course Andrea C. Navas Calixto   |   added on May 15, 2011    |    Colombia Students proyects to celebrate IYC 2011. We present the videos and educational materials for dissemination on topics such as atomic models, history of chemistry and quantum chemistry. Student projects were made in class theory of atoms and molecules in Chemistry program at Universidad de los Andes, Bogotá - Colombia
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, educational materials, hands-on activities, website Audience: students, general public, professors, educators, universities, teachers, educational institutions, secondary school students, high schools, secondary schools