High School Chemistry Education Resources
Classroom Teaching Resources
Award-winning magazine reveals chemistry at work in everyday life.
Guidelines and recommendations for teaching chemistry at various grade levels.
Chemistry in the Community (ChemCom) Textbook
Explores fundamentals of chemistry through societal issues, with emphasis on organic, bio-, environmental, and industrial chemistry.
Landmark Lesson Plans
Inquiry-based student activities designed for use in high school chemistry and history lesson planning
Green Chemistry Teaching Resources
Introduce your students to green chemistry concepts.
“Hunting the Elements” TV show and educational materials
An engaging look at how the elements shape our world. The related classroom resources allow educators to explore the periodic table in detail with their students—from its basic structure and properties to the sometimes volatile behavior of specific elements. Among the many resources are “name that element,” a downloadable element iPad App and a classroom poster.
ACS Examinations Institute
High quality chemistry assessment and study materials.
Grants and Special Needs
ACS-Hach High School Chemistry Grant
Apply for grants of up to $1,500 to purchase classroom equipment, develop resources, or pay for a professional development opportunity.
Teaching Chemistry to Students with Disabilities
Addresses needs of students with learning and physical disabilities.