CCED At-A-Glance

Theme: “Climate Science – More Than Just A Weather Report!”
April 22, 2015

This year’s theme investigates climate science and the role chemistry plays in the environment.

CCED 2015 Community Event
Learn how you can collect weather appropriate clothing for your region to be donated to local charities.

K-12 Contest
The National Illustrated Poem Contest is focused on this year’s CCED theme, “Climate Science — More Than Just A Weather Report!” The illustrated poems relate to seasons and weather, atmospheric changes and composition, ultraviolet light, and any chemistry concepts pertaining to climate science.

ChemMatters
This magazine for high school students, will contain content in its April issue related to climate science and atmospheric chemistry.

Celebrating Chemistry
This National Science Education Standards-aligned hands-on activity newspaper for elementary school students highlights:

  • Particulate matter
  • Greenhouse gases
  • Types of ultraviolet light
  • Atmospheric changes

Each year Chemists Celebrate Earth Day reaches millions of people with positive messages about the contributions of chemistry.

Join in the celebration of CCED 2015!

Chemists Celebrate Earth Day is a program of the
American Chemical Society’s Office of Volunteer Support.