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Journal of Chemical Education A journal for chemical educators featuring activities and articles. This selection of free articles is specific to the environmental topics of air, earth/soil, recycling, and water.
You Be The Chemist Activity Guides These lessons from the Chemical Educational Foundation (CEF) focuses on water. The activities related to water include: Floating Paper Clips, Antigravity Water, Melting Ice with Salt, Drops, Color Clouds, Swimming Specs, Wacky Waxy Watercolors and Capillary Carnations.
Meg A. Mole Career Profiles
Read about all of Meg’s adventures! These interviews are an excellent resource for teachers to inform their students about the activities chemists perform every day.
CCED: Public Outreach Engagement Webinar
The Chemists Celebrate Earth Day (CCED) 2013 Outreach Webinar featured the theme overview, a snapshot of how local sections are participating, and available resources for coordinators. Suggestions for promotion and utilizing public relations were provided as well as how to evaluate the success of the program and activities. Presentation Slides
ACS/NSTA Web Seminar
The National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) and ACS hosted a webinar on Monday, April 1, 2013. The chemistry in the atmosphere and how our lives are improved by discoveries was discussed. Find out how you can incorporate these chemical stories into your high school chemistry curriculum.
CCED Graphics are available for use in your promotional materials