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chemistry-and-sport-footb...
Materials chemistry has revolutionised the game of football and given us the balls, gloves,...
TeacherStudent Primary
Subjects: Everyday life applications:...
aluminium-extraction
An introduction to aluminium extraction
Teacher 11 to 18 years
Subjects: Industrial applications,Everyday life...
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...
ri-christmas-lectures-201...
A teaching resource on the halogens, supported by video clips from the Royal Institution...
Teacher 14 to 18 years
Subjects: Exposition,Using ICT,Characteristics of...
reaction-between-aluminiu...
The reaction between aluminium and iodine is catalysed by water. This is a spectacular...
Teacher 11 to 18 years
Subjects: Practical...
the-oxidation-states-of-v...
This demonstration can be used as an introduction to the idea of different oxidation states...
Teacher 16 to 18 years
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Experiment &...
dissolving-copper-in-nitr...
The dramatic reaction between copper and nitric acid ought to be seen by all post-16...
Teacher 16 to 18 years
Subjects: Exposition,Electrochemical series,Group 5:...
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...
the-causes-of-rusting
Rusting of iron and steel is a commonly occurring process with which we are all familiar....
Teacher 11 to 16 years
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Teaching...
reacting-copper-ii-oxide-...
In this experiment an insoluble metal oxide is reacted with a dilute acid to form a soluble...
Teacher 11 to 16 years
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Standard laboratory...
aluminium-foil
Find out which salt or ion, from a selection provided, is the best catalyst for the reaction...
Teacher 14 to 18 years
Subjects: Development of scientific ideas,Asking...
the-reaction-between-zinc...
In this experiment copper(II) oxide and zinc metal are reacted together. The reaction is...
Teacher 14 to 16 years
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Exposition,Patterns in...
the-reaction-of-magnesium...
This experiment shows magnesium's ability to remove oxygen from an oxide of copper and their...
Teacher 14 to 16 years
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Exposition,Experiment...
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...
redox-reactions
In this experiment you will be observing and interpreting two redox reactions.
Teacher 16 to 18 years
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Standard laboratory...
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-position-of-iron-in-t...
This experiment shows the position of iron in the reactivity series, by heating iron metal...
Teacher 14 to 16 years
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Experiment &...
afl-iron-and-sulfur
Assessment for Learning is an effective way of actively involving students in their...
Teacher 11 to 14 years
Subjects: Development of scientific ideas,Asking...
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 &...
Experiment
In this experiment you will be looking at the reactions between various metals and some acids.
Teacher 11 to 16 years
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Standard laboratory...
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...
carbon-and-copper-oxide
Two unnamed black solids are known to be either copper(II) oxide or carbon.  Devise three or...
Teacher 14 to 18 years
Subjects: Development of scientific ideas,Asking...
anodising-titanium RSC Recommended
Exploring the relationship between light scattering and colour through anodising. This...
TeacherStudent 14 to 18 years
Subjects: Everyday life applications: colour -...
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...
rusting
This activity looks at rusting in the context of shipwrecks. It has different demands to the...
Teacher 11 to 14 years
Subjects: Asking questions,Planning,Analysing,...
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...
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...
Experiment
The purpose of this experiment is to compare the chemistry of the two main oxidation states...
Teacher 16 to 18 years
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Standard laboratory...
Experiment
In this experiment you will be looking at the reaction between two substances containing...
Teacher 16 to 18 years
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Standard laboratory...
turning-copper-coins-into...
A ‘copper’ coin is dipped into a solution of sodium zincate in contact with zinc. The coin is...
Teacher 11 to 18 years
Subjects: Practical...
four-solutions
Devise experiments to label some bottles correctly, using two different approaches.
Teacher
Subjects: Development of scientific ideas,Asking...
chemical-circuit-breaker
This book provides teachers with a useful resource of chemically-based problem solving...
Teacher 14 to 18 years
Subjects: Investigative work,Preliminary...
Experiment
One mole of any gas occupies the same volume when measured under the same conditions of...
TeacherStudent 14 to 18 years
Subjects: Analysis: quantitative,Relative masses,...
beyond-appearances
This report presents reviews of research on students’ misconceptions in eleven conceptual...
Teacher Teacher
Subjects: Development of scientific ideas,Asking...
reactions-of-transition-e...
The purpose of this experiment is to observe and interpret some of the chemistry of three...
Teacher 16 to 18 years
Subjects: Practical chemistry,Standard laboratory...