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by Deanna Cullen
Mon, 04/03/2023 - 13:14

The new edition of “POGIL Activities for AP Chemistry” is on track to be released next winter. Laura Trout offered a sneak peak of the new activities and improvements that have been incorporated into the new edition in our March 27, 2023 ChemEd X Talk. Watch the recording of the presentation!

Recent activity: 3 months 1 week ago
by Michelle DeWitt
Thu, 03/30/2023 - 12:47

The American Chemical Society would like to invite your class to celebrate "Chemists Celebrate Earth Week" April 16-22 with the theme "The Curious Chemistry of Amazing Algae".

Recent activity: 3 months 1 week ago
by Chris Vyhnal
Tue, 03/28/2023 - 06:45

Check out this activity designed for beginning chemistry students to become familiar with phase diagrams and their associated terminology. The activity is suitable for an at-home assignment.

Recent activity: 3 months 1 week ago
by Michael Jansen
Mon, 03/27/2023 - 17:33

The concepts of Measurement and Significant Figures can induce discomfort for both teacher and students. Michael Jansen shares his approach to teaching this important topic.

Recent activity: 1 year 3 weeks ago
by Thomas Manning
Sun, 03/26/2023 - 18:48

This Nobel Laureate crossword puzzle focuses on prizes awarded between 1941 and 1950. Learn and revisit some historical chemistry, terminology and background on key historical figures in this field. This is our fifth in a series of Nobel Laureate crossword puzzles.

Recent activity: 1 month 2 weeks ago
by Melissa Hemling
Fri, 03/24/2023 - 20:32

This PFAS Analysis guided inquiry activity introduces students to "Forever Chemical" pollutants in the environment as they apply their previous knowledge related to electronegativity, polarizability and bond strength to PFAS molecules. 

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Recent activity: 1 year 2 weeks ago
by Erin Woulfe
Wed, 03/22/2023 - 09:43

This empowering activity provides students the opportunity to drive their own lab experience. It allows students to perform research, execute lab techniques and identify an unknown substance.

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Recent activity: 11 months 5 days ago
by Thomas Manning
Wed, 03/01/2023 - 13:39

This Nobel Laureate crossword puzzle focuses on prizes awarded from 1931 to 1940. Learn and revisit some historical chemistry, terminology and background on key historical figures in this field. This is our fourth in a series of Nobel Laureate crossword puzzles.

Recent activity: 1 month 2 weeks ago
by Michael Jansen
Thu, 02/23/2023 - 09:00

This activity is an interesting way to engage students before formally beginning the study of Thermochemistry. Students experiment and compare the use of 1% milk and half & half cream in coffee.

Recent activity: 1 year 1 month ago
by Nora Walsh
Tue, 01/24/2023 - 20:04

Teaching and learning the concept of limiting reactants can be challenging. In this activity students manipulate beads to learn about stoichiometry. A virtual drag & drop version is also available. 

Recent activity: 4 months 3 weeks ago