MonSay Celebrates IYC 2011: A School-Community Information Campaign

Jul 28, 2011 - Jul 29, 2011
Ramon Magsaysay High School Library, Espana Boulevard, Sampaloc, 1008 City of Manila, Luzon Is., Philippines

This in celebration of the International Year of Chemistry aiming to dissemenate information on the history and significance of the field of chemistry in the sustainable development of our society.

Two classroom teaching demonstration on Chemistry was conducted inviting all science teachers from the Division of Manila to observed in two parallel sessions both in the morning and the afternoon. An exhibit was also made available for the public to view (including the community).  This include a chemistry history timeline, science fair and a food preservation workshop (participated by homemakers therefore informing them that the kitchen has been run by them with the aid of Chemistry).  It also highlighted the works of Marie Curie and that all presentors are women teaching and handling Chemistry.