International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Periodic table to encourage highschool students Suggestion Suggestion sharare masoumi   |   added on May 17, 2010 Preparation of a periodic table by students through elementary projects, including a poster about each element, study about the properties of each element in their lives and health, and a seminar, etc.
Topic: periodic table, project Audience: general public, highschool students

Opening of the International Year of Chemistry in Midi-Pyrénées Suggestion Suggestion Lydie Valade   |   added on May 17, 2010 The association Chimie pour tous en Midi-Pyrénées organizes in January 2011, the opening of the international year of chemistry in Midi-Pyrénées.
Topic: inauguration, fireworks display, buffet Audience: general public, scientists

Educational suitcase Suggestion Suggestion Lydie Valade   |   added on May 17, 2010 An educational suitcase intended for the pupils of elementary schools and middle schools
Topic: educational activities Audience: infent school, school children, secondary schools

Chemistry through theatre - “Les lueurs de la rue Cuvier” Suggestion Suggestion Yohan Baratte   |   added on May 17, 2010 The original play on Marie Curie work entitled “Les lueurs de la rue Cuvier” and written by Christel Larrouy, intends to act as a national thread to both IYC and the centenary of Marie Curie’s Nobel prize.
Topic: play Audience: general public, school children, students, scientists, secondary schools

" CHIM'île " (" CHEM'island ") Suggestion Suggestion Jacqueline Abaul   |   added on May 17, 2010 The « CHIM’île » project aims at presenting different actions highlighting the topic "Chemistry and tropical environment".
Topic: exhibitions, workshops, conferences, tropical environment Audience: general public