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curriculum-for-excellence...
Use this document when planning schemes of work or when looking for resources that are...
Teacher Primary & Teac...
Subjects: Investigative work,Preliminary...
faces-of-chemistry-packag...
Keith Nicholson and Sarah Martin-Law, scientists from BOC, explain how gases are removed...
TeacherStudent 11 to 18 years
Subjects: Industrial applications,Everyday life...
key-stage-2-english-natio...
Use this document when planning schemes of work or when looking for resources that are...
Teacher Primary & Teac...
Subjects: Teaching chemistry,Practical...
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...
reflux-with-addition
A reactant is added to the refluxing reaction mixture in a controlled way via an addition...
TeacherStudent 16 to Undergra...
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Equipment, apparatus &...
magic-metal
The idea of this demonstration is to show how mixing different elements in an alloy can fine...
Teacher 11 to 16 years
Subjects: Everyday life applications:...
fizzy-drinks
Determine why a drink froths less if you leave the can to stand after shaking it.
Teacher 14 to 18 years
Subjects: Investigative work,Asking...
soxhlet-extraction
When a compound of low solubility needs to be extracted from a solid mixture a Soxhlet...
TeacherStudent Undergraduate
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Equipment, apparatus &...
cooling-mixtures
Cooling baths are very useful in chemistry labs to control exotherimc reactions. In this...
TeacherStudent Undergraduate
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Equipment, apparatus &...
magic-writing-experiment
Messages or pictures are drawn on absorbent paper using a variety of colourless, dilute,...
Teacher 11 to 18 years
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Teaching...
solids-liquids-and-gases RSC Recommended
Materials exist as solids, liquids and gases, and as a mixture of these states. They may be...
Student Primary
Subjects: Exposition,Games, quizzes & problem...
beyond-appearances
This report presents reviews of research on students’ misconceptions in eleven conceptual...
Teacher Teacher
Subjects: Development of scientific ideas,Asking...
outreach-thermochromic-ma...
Chemicals and materials which change colour are fun and useful. In this activity you will...
TeacherStudent Primary to 14 ...
Subjects: Chemistry in action,Scientific ideas &...
using-a-rotary-evaporator
A rotary evaporator is used to remove large amounts of solvent from solutions at a reduced...
TeacherStudent Undergraduate
Subjects: Equipment, apparatus &...
a-hot-dinner-from-a-can
Produce a design and create a proto-type of a self-heating can of food
Teacher 16 to 18 years
Subjects: Preliminary work,Planning,Collecting,...
just-add-water-part-3 RSC Recommended
A series of fun, engaging, short chemistry demonstrations about water, taken from a lecture...
Student 11 to 18 years
Subjects: Exposition,Using ICT,Heteroatomic...
the-chemistry-of-pottery
Pottery vessels have been made for around 18,000 years. But how does clay extracted from the...
Teacher Teacher
Subjects: Everyday life applications: colour -...
heating-and-cooling-mater...
The 'heating and cooling materials' chapter from That's Chemistry! This chapter looks at key...
Teacher Primary
Subjects: Development of scientific...
conducting-polymers-and-s...
The Learning About Materials resources collection presents educational resources about...
TeacherStudent 16 to 18 years
Subjects: Exposition,Supported self...
the-science-of-ice-cream
Heston Blumenthal discusses the science of ice cream in this selection of videos.
Teacher Primary to 18 ...
Subjects: Chemistry in action,Everyday life...
kitchen-k-mistry-fast-fac...
FunKids Radio and the RSC have teamed up again, and chemistry superhero K-Mistry has returned...
TeacherStudent Primary
Subjects: Heating & cooling,Changes of...
chocolate-and-structure-e...
The structure of a substance affects its properties and this is also true for chocolate. In...
Teacher 11 to 16 years
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Everyday life...
heating-under-reflux
The term 'reflux' describes an arrangement in which a reaction is carried out in a boiling...
TeacherStudent 16 to Undergra...
Subjects: Equipment, apparatus &...
the-life-of-water
Experiments and investigations involving water in the context of space. Get hands on with H2O...
TeacherStudent Primary to 14 ...
Subjects: Chemistry in action,Development of...
noble-gases
The activity sets some critical thinking and pattern spotting tasks in the context of the...
Teacher 14 to 16 years
Subjects: Data & its limitations,Analysing,...
design-a-pocket-handwarme...
Design and make a rechargeable handwarmer which, when it is needed, can be set off to provide...
Teacher 16 to 18 years
Subjects: Preliminary work,Planning,Collecting,...
just-add-water-part-4 RSC Recommended
A series of fun, engaging, short chemistry demonstrations about water, taken from a lecture...
Student 11 to 18 years
Subjects: Rotational/vibrational...
crystal-sizes
The process of igneous rock formation by the cooling of magma.  It can be used to illustrate...
Teacher 11 to 14 years
Subjects: Heating & cooling,Igneous rock...
experiment-with-the-vikin...
A comprehensive collection of activities that help to incorporate STEM into your Vikings...
TeacherStudent Primary to 14 ...
Subjects: Development of scientific ideas,Asking...
supercooling-the-energeti...
Students melt sodium thiosulfate crystals, and these are then cooled to a state well below...
Teacher 11 to 18 years
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Teaching...
conducting-plastics-and-s...
The Learning About Materials resources collection presents educational resources about...
TeacherStudent 14 to 16 years
Subjects: Exposition,Supported self study,Polymer...
sodium-ethanoate-stalagmi...
In this demonstration experiment, a supersaturated solution of sodium ethanoate crystallises...
Teacher 14 to 18 years
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Exposition,Experiment...