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by Thomas Manning
Fri, 05/17/2024 - 07:26

This Nobel Laureate crossword puzzle focuses on prizes awarded between 2000 and 2009. Learn and revisit some historical chemistry, terminology and background on key historical figures in this field. This is our eleventh in a series of Nobel Laureate crossword puzzles.

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by Jim Webb
Tue, 05/07/2024 - 10:51

Examine the properties of alkaline water with your students. 

Recent activity: 2 weeks 5 days ago
by Anthony Stetzenmeyer
Wed, 05/01/2024 - 09:36

Over four weeks, students embark on a project-based learning journey to create an "As Seen on TV" commercial while learning nomenclature concepts! Through this interdisciplinary approach, students not only develop their content knowledge but also teamwork, critical thinking, and presentation abilities in a real-world context.

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by Aria Hadley-Hulet
Thu, 04/18/2024 - 12:53

This article explores the power of Universal Design for Learning in making chemistry more accessible to all, offering practical examples of activities and assessments. Additionally, it delves into the potential for AI to further enhance differentiation and accessibility.

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by Iain Smellie
Wed, 04/17/2024 - 14:26

This short article unpacks recent research on sulfonphthalein behavior in aqueous solutions, shedding light on pH-dependent structures with the hope of equipping educators with up-to-date interpretations of very familiar experimental observations, such as color changes in acid/base titrations. 

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by Nora Walsh
Sun, 04/14/2024 - 12:28

Nora Walsh outlines the interactive notebook pages she uses for her AP Chemistry electrochemistry unit. All of the documents and foldables are available for download.  

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by Iain Smellie
Mon, 03/11/2024 - 14:12

This study outlines the effect on the colour of anthocyanin-containing solutions when mixed with caffeine. Given the diversity of anthocyanin structures available from other vegetables, fruits or flowers, there is great potential for series of open-ended experiments for students in classes or science clubs to investigate.

Recent activity: 2 months 2 weeks ago
by Thomas Manning
Tue, 02/27/2024 - 16:46

This Nobel Laureate crossword puzzle focuses on prizes awarded between 1991 and 2000. Learn and revisit some historical chemistry, terminology and background on key historical figures in this field. This is our tenth in a series of Nobel Laureate crossword puzzles.

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by Albert Rives
Mon, 02/19/2024 - 23:17

This post describes a simple device used to demonstrate and clarify some challenging concepts in thermodynamics at the General Chemistry level.

Recent activity: 3 months 6 days ago
by Hannah Nandor
Thu, 01/25/2024 - 10:08

This lab assessment is a wet lab that has students use lab skills to demonstrate their knowledge of polarity, Lewis structures, solubility, and intermolecular forces by justifying the polarity of given compounds.

Recent activity: 4 months 2 days ago