International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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International Year of Chemistry 2011

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IYC 2011 Day at The Breen Technology Center in Cleveland Ohio Tiffany Squires   |   added on Aug 11, 2011    |    United States On-site event for children of employees. "Household Chemistry" and other activities taking place to encourage interest of young people in chemistry. Set up like a "Bring Your Child to Work" day, but infused with exciting chemistry lessons & a chance to see where mom & dad work!
Topic: celebrating chemistry, paint, art, workshops, demonstrations and hands-on activities Audience: school children, professional chemists, parents

Madame CURIE by KAMISHIBAI and Experiment Shows from Leçons de Marie Curie (Talk and mini-experiment shows) Mizue y. Kissho   |   added on Mar 07, 2011    |    Japan The loss of women’s talent cannot be resolved without properly resourced primary education services. “Science Studio Marie” (SSM) aims to make children and young women more friendly with STEM since 2002. SSM show programs are consisted of KAMISHIBAI (the Japanese Story Telling with a series of Pictures of Marie Curie) performa
Topic: science fair, shows Audience: school children, young women, parents, general public

The Wind Blows: participatory demonstration of modernized Leçons de Marie Curie Mizue y. Kissho   |   added on Jan 15, 2011    |    Japan The loss of women’s talent cannot be resolved without properly resourced primary education services. “Science Studio Marie” (SSM) aims to make children and young women more friendly with STEM since 2002. SSM show programs are consisted of KAMISHIBAI (the Japanese Story Telling with a series of Pictures of Marie Curie) performa
Topic: education Audience: school children, young women, parents, general public

International Year of Chemistry Celebration in The Dalles, Oregon Erica Jacobsen   |   added on Dec 31, 2010    |    United States This activity is an IYC celebration through the Mid-Columbia Christian Homeschool Association in The Dalles, OR. The celebration will be a chance for students and parents to join in celebrating IYC, while participating in hands-on chemistry activities and enjoying chemistry-related snacks.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, hands-on activities Audience: homeschool students, parents

Super Science Saturday: Celebrating Chemistry – Past, Present, Future Kathy Agee   |   added on Jun 16, 2010    |    United States This event will provide educational activities and opportunities for students and their families to experience the science of chemistry. These activities will focus on understanding the foundational elements of pure chemistry, its connections with the other sciences and our culture, and the career opportunities available.
Topic: hands-on, demonstrations, displays, inter-disciplinary, presentations, chemistry, history, art, marie curie Audience: general public, children, elementary, secondary, school, students, teachers, educators, k-12, parents