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periodic-table
The interactive Periodic Table brings a rich source of data on every element.
TeacherStudent 11 to 18 years
Subjects: Chemistry in society,Applications of...
chemistry-of-fireworks
Reverend Ron Lancaster MBE showcases how chemistry is involved in making fireworks with some...
Student 11 to 18 years
Subjects: Exposition,Using ICT,Group 1 Alkali...
calgon
Link the post-16 topics of group 2 elements, acids and bases and polymerisation to the topic...
TeacherStudent 16 to 18 years
Subjects: Collecting, recording & presenting...
funkids-radio-kitchen-k-m...
FunKids Radio and the RSC have teamed up again, and chemistry superhero K-Mistry has returned...
Student Primary
Subjects: Everyday life applications: cooking & food...
challenging-plants-plant-...
An understanding of the structure and function of plants, the movement of materials through...
TeacherStudent 14 to 18 years
Subjects: Agricultural applications,Chemicals as...
chemicals-from-salt
An introduction to extracting chemicals from salts
Teacher 11 to 18 years
Subjects: Industrial applications,Medical...
ri-christmas-lectures-201...
A teaching resource on the group 1 flame tests, supported by video clips based around the...
Teacher 14 to 18 years
Subjects: Chemical tests,Atomic electronic...
challenging-plants-fertil...
Nutrients essential for plant growth are obtained naturally from soil or other growing...
TeacherStudent 14 to 18 years
Subjects: Equipment, apparatus &...
ri-christmas-lectures-201...
A teaching resource on The Alkali Metals supported by video clips from the Royal Institution...
Teacher 14 to 18 years
Subjects: Exposition,Using ICT,Characteristics of...
cillit-bang
Link the post-16 topics of group 1 elements, detergents (surfactants), solvents and acids to...
TeacherStudent 16 to 18 years
Subjects: Industrial applications,Everyday life...
finish
Link the topics of rates of reaction, group 1, 2 and 7 elements, proteins, fats and...
TeacherStudent 16 to 18 years
Subjects: Everyday life applications: cosmetics and...
advanced-starters-for-ten...
Use this selection of short quizzes and activities at the start of chemistry lessons to help...
Teacher 16 to Teacher
Subjects: Standard laboratory procedures,Units &...
chemistry-vignettes-chemi... RSC Recommended
A series of short screencasts to introduce the Chemistry of selected Elements
Student Undergraduate
Subjects: Using ICT,Supported self study,Developing...
physical-properties-of-ru...
A look at these reactive alkali metals
TeacherStudent 11 to Undergra...
Subjects: Metals,Characteristics of pure...
fire-and-flame-part-1 RSC Recommended
A series of short video clips of explosive and exciting chemical reactions, taken from a...
Student 11 to 16 years
Subjects: Exposition,Safety & risk assessment,Using...
making-silicon-and-silane...
Magnesium and sand are heated together and silicon is produced by an exothermic reaction. The...
Teacher 14 to 18 years
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Exposition,Group 2...
the-periodic-table-proper...
In this experiment you will be observing and interpreting the changes when drops of solutions...
Teacher 14 to 18 years
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Standard laboratory...
testing-the-ph-of-oxides
The aim of this experiment is to help establish the idea that the pH of oxides vary. Students...
Teacher 14 to 18 years
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Teaching...
teachers-tv-chemistry-exc... RSC Recommended
This Teachers TV video demonstrates exciting experiments around the topic of elements, such...
TeacherStudent 11 to Undergra...
Subjects: Chemical tests,Metals,Elements,Patterns in...
flame-colours-in-burning-...
This demonstration is based on an idea of Georgina Batting, head of science at Blundell's...
Teacher 11 to 18 years
Subjects: Exposition,Atomic structure: electron...
alkali-metals
These demonstrations show the similarity of the physical and chemical properties of the...
Teacher 11 to 18 years
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Exposition,Physical...
assessment-for-learning-c...
Assessment for Learning is an effective way of actively involving students in their...
Teacher 16 to 18 years
Subjects: Development of scientific ideas,Supported...
alkali-metal-roulette
This demonstration shows how product solubility can produce unexpected results; the reaction...
Teacher 11 to 18 years
Subjects: Chemistry in action,Practical...
elements-infographics RSC Recommended
A collection of visually stimulating and informative infographics about the elements, which...
TeacherStudent 11 to 18 years
Subjects: Exposition,Supported self study,Managing...
the-alkali-metals-part-2 RSC Recommended
A series of short, fun videos exploring the chemistry of the alkali metals, taken from a...
Student 14 to 18 years
Subjects: Exposition,Using ICT,Supported self...
kitchen-k-mistry-fast-fac...
FunKids Radio and the RSC have teamed up again, and chemistry superhero K-Mistry has returned...
TeacherStudent Primary
Subjects: Crystals,Group 1 Alkali...
free-range-chemistry-part... RSC Recommended
Short videos of exciting demonstrations of the chemistry of everyday materials, taken from a...
Student 11 to 18 years
Subjects: Exposition,Using ICT,Group 1 Alkali...
four-solutions
Devise experiments to label some bottles correctly, using two different approaches.
Teacher
Subjects: Development of scientific ideas,Asking...
the-reactivity-of-the-gro...
Metals in group 2 of the periodic table are less reactive than those in group 1. This...
TeacherStudent 11 to 18 years
Subjects: Teaching chemistry,Teaching...
the-chemistry-of-light-pa... RSC Recommended
A series of short experiments and demonstrations about the chemistry of light, taken from a...
Student 11 to 18 years
Subjects: Everyday life applications: colour -...
metals
Understanding the properties and reactivity of metals can help to develop students basic...
TeacherStudent 11 to 18 years
Subjects: Development of scientific...
just-add-water-part-1 RSC Recommended
A series of fun, engaging, short chemistry demonstrations about water, taken from a lecture...
Student 11 to 18 years
Subjects: Everyday life applications: cooking & food...
thermal-decomposition-of-...
Calcium carbonate is strongly heated until it undergoes thermal decomposition to form calcium...
Teacher 14 to 18 years
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Experiment &...
Experiment
This experiment illustrates a reaction with low activation energy. Magnesium reacts with...
TeacherStudent 14 to 18 years
Subjects: Teaching chemistry,Teaching...
Experiment
Many elements react with chlorine on heating. The reactions and the properties of the...
Teacher 14 to 18 years
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Group 1 Alkali...
properties-of-alkali-meta...
This experiment shows the differences in the properties of various alkali metals. Solutions...
Teacher 14 to 18 years
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Experiment &...