International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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International Year of Chemistry 2011


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Le Case della Scienza: Chimica & Materiali Silvia Grandi   |   added on Aug 08, 2011    |    Italy A week-end dedicated to discovery, science and technology culture in Imola.
Topic: hands-on activities, science fair, chemistry, science games, experiments, exposition, science café, science, science center Audience: students, general public, professional chemists, educators, primary schools, high schools, secondary schools

NATA Young Scientists of the Year Award 2011 Philip Keeffe   |   added on Apr 07, 2011    |    Australia An annual natiional science competition for Primary School students to encourage young scientists and promote learning of science among schoolchildren.
Topic: chemistry education, chemistry students, competition, young scientists, scientific learning, chemistry experiment, chemistry fun Audience: students, educators, teachers, educational institutions, primary school students, primary school teachers, primary schools, primary school principals

The Rare Earth Chemical Element Card Game Jim Macdonald   |   added on Mar 02, 2011    |    Canada The Rare Earth Chemical Element Card Game is a new game designed to teach middle school and high school students the fundamentals of the periodic table.
Topic: learning chemistry, chemistry education, educational materials, education of chemistry, game, learning through play, periodic table, cartoons, binary compounds, elements, hands-on activities, inorganic chemistry, learning, posters Audience: children, students, general public, educators, schools, teachers, secondary schools, middle school teachers, animation, cards, funny, kids, primary schools, universities, youth

IYC2011: Captivating Chemistry Emily Perry   |   added on Jan 19, 2011    |    United Kingdom A workshop for KS2 and KS3 teachers to collaboratively develop classroom activities to inspire and enthuse their pupils in IYC2011
Topic: educational materials, classroom activity, chemistry education, networking, resources Audience: teachers, secondary schools, primary schools, educators, educational institutions, schools

The Oxford Chemistry Show Zareen Ahmed-Stewart   |   added on Jan 19, 2011    |    United Kingdom The University of Oxford's MPLS Division is inviting local Oxford Primary Schools to a Chemistry Show presented by Drs Hugh Cartwright and Malcolm Stewart from the Department of Chemistry.
Topic: chemistry education Audience: primary schools