NCW Outreach-Friendly Activities

The following activities are available and are easily scaled up for a larger audience at an outreach event. The activities produce quick, tangible results for all to enjoy!


  • Graphene
    A hands-on activity in which visitors use tape and graphite to make graphene and test the conductivity of graphite on printable cards
  • Pencil Electrolysis
    This activity uses electricity to break apart molecules of water.
  • Producing Oxygen Gas
    This activity produces oxygen gas and is exothermic. You can feel the energy produced!
  • Make a Balloon Ec-Static
    Produce and learn about static electricity in this fun activity.