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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...
faces-of-chemistry-biosen...
Find out how scientists at the material science laboratory, QMUL, develop biosensors to...
TeacherStudent 11 to 18 years
Subjects: Chemistry in action,Planning,Collecting,...
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...
the-alcohol-gun
A spectacular demonstration that shows the large energy changes that occur during the...
Teacher 14 to 18 years
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Equipment, apparatus &...
catalytic-copper
The 'go-to' demonstration for the oxidation of ammonia to show the heterogeneous catalysis in...
Teacher 14 to 18 years
Subjects: Equipment, apparatus &...
the-combustion-of-iron-wo...
Iron wool is heated in air on a simple ‘see-saw’ balance. The increase in mass is seen clearly.
Teacher 11 to 16 years
Subjects: Practical...
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...
afl-combustion-of-iron
Assessment for Learning is an effective way of actively involving students in their...
Teacher 11 to 14 years
Subjects: Development of scientific ideas,Asking...
a-hydrogen-powered-rocket
'Rockets' are made by filling plastic fizzy drink bottles with a mixture of hydrogen gas and...
Teacher 14 to 18 years
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Exposition,Experiment...
fire-and-flame-part-3 RSC Recommended
A series of short video clips of explosive and exciting chemical reactions, taken from a...
Student 11 to 18 years
Subjects: Exposition,Using ICT,Supported self...
combustion-of-hydrogen-in...
In this experiment hydrogen is burnt with some air. The aim of the experiment is to find out...
Teacher 11 to 16 years
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Teaching...
acid-in-the-air
In this experiment, the corrosion of metals is tested under different atmospheric conditons:...
Teacher 11 to 16 years
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Equipment, apparatus &...
its-a-gas-part-1 RSC Recommended
A series of short videos of fun demonstrations about the chemistry of the gases in our...
Student 11 to 16 years
Subjects: Exposition,Using ICT,Characteristics of...
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...
its-a-gas-part-3 RSC Recommended
A series of short videos of fun demonstrations about the chemistry of the gases in our...
Student 11 to 18 years
Subjects: Exposition,Using ICT,Physical properties...
free-range-chemistry-part... RSC Recommended
Short videos of exciting demonstrations of the chemistry of everyday materials, taken from a...
Student 11 to 16 years
Subjects: Exposition,Using standard techniques,Using...
the-blue-bottle-experimen...
A colourless solution in a flask is shaken. It turns blue and then gradually back to...
Teacher 11 to 18 years
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Exposition,Reactions...
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...
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...
platinum-catalysed-oxidat...
In this demonstration a coiled platinum wire catalyst is used to catalyse the oxidation of...
Teacher 14 to 18 years
Subjects: Exposition,Reactions with...
beyond-appearances
This report presents reviews of research on students’ misconceptions in eleven conceptual...
Teacher Teacher
Subjects: Development of scientific ideas,Asking...
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 -...
competition-for-oxygen
This experiment involves the reaction of a metal with the oxide of another metal. When...
Teacher 11 to 18 years
Subjects: Teaching chemistry,Teaching...
what-happens-when-things-...
This resource presents chemists as real people and not stereotypical 'mad scientists' whose...
TeacherStudent 14 to 16 years
Subjects: Development of scientific ideas,Data & its...
chromium-iii-oxide-cataly...
Catalysis is a fascinating subject covered with 11-14 age students and beyond. There are many...
Teacher 11 to 18 years
Subjects: Exposition,Reactions with...
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...
extracting-metals-with-ch...
This extraction experiment consists of two competition reactions. A metal oxide is reacted...
Teacher 11 to 16 years
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Teaching...
sulfuric-acid
An introduction to sulfuric acid production
Teacher 11 to 18 years
Subjects: Industrial applications,Group 6:...
burning
The 'burning' chapter from That's Chemistry! This chapter looks at key ideas and activities...
Teacher Primary
Subjects: Development of scientific ideas,Asking...
the-reduction-of-iron-oxi...
Metals high in the reactivity series will reduce the oxides of those lower in the series. The...
TeacherStudent 11 to 16 years
Subjects: Teaching chemistry,Teaching...
the-whoosh-bottle-demonst...
A mixture of alcohol and air in a large polycarbonate bottle is ignited. The resulting rapid...
Teacher 11 to 18 years
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Exposition,Energy...
renewable-energy RSC Recommended
There are many sources of energy that are renewable - they'll never run out, unlike fossil...
Student 14 to 16 years
Subjects: Consequences of using resources,Chemicals...
the-cornflour-bomb
Cornflour is sprayed into the flame of a candle burning inside a large tin can with the lid...
Teacher 14 to 16 years
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Equipment, apparatus &...
the-change-in-mass-when-m...
Magnesium is weighed and then heated in a crucible. It reacts with oxygen to produce the...
Teacher 11 to 16 years
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Analysis:...
fire-and-flame-part-2 RSC Recommended
A series of short video clips of explosive and exciting chemical reactions, taken from a...
Student 11 to 16 years
Subjects: Exposition,Using ICT,Supported self...