National Chemistry Week 2006
“Your Home─It’s All Built on Chemistry”
October 22-28, 2006
National Chemistry Week (NCW) 2006 focused on the chemistry found in and around the home as well as the various chemical elements found there.
All of the resources below support the theme and the activities that were developed to accompany it.
- newspaper for grade school children
- for all activities in “Celebrating Chemistry”, 2006 edition
- Use this sample plan to conduct activities in a classroom
- with this quiz about common materials in the home.
- , provided by the Ntl. Assoc. of Home Builders
- Play a Game to identify different elements in the home
NCW Extreme Tour
ACS Past-President Bill Carroll celebrated National Chemistry Week by traveling to 10 cities throughout the Midwest. Read his blog to learn more about his road trip adventures! Find out if he stopped in your town.
NCW Poster Contest Winners
Check out the winning entries in the NCW poster contest.