Teacher resources and professional development across the curriculum

Teacher professional development and classroom resources across the curriculum

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Sub Image2:Macro to Micro Structures
1) Atoms and Molecules2) Macro to Micro Structures 3) Energetics and Dynamics
4) Theory and Practice in Chemical Systems5) Chemical Design6) The Chemistry of Life7) Chemistry and the Environment8) Chemistry at the Interface


1. All activities have been peer-reviewed but not tested.

2. Some safety considerations are suggested in the activities. For full safety information, consult the MSDS sheets (go to http://msds.pdc.cornell.edu/) before doin g the experiment.

3. A concise source book for further assignments, activities, and background information is ChemSource, version 2.1 (Orna, Mary Virginia, O.S.U.; Schreck, James O. & Heikkinen, Henry, eds.), 1998. Visit the Web site at http://intro.chem.okstate.edu/ChemSource/chemsource.html.

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Workshop 3. Energetics and Dynamics

Colliding Particles Demonstration: Irene Walsh–Unit 3.2

Reaction Rates Demonstration and Laboratory: Irene Walsh–Unit 3.3

The Chemistry of Light Class: Al DeGennaro–Unit 3.5

Half-Life and M&Ms Activity: Kelly Rottmann–Unit 3.6

Radioactive Sources Laboratory: Veatta Berry–Unit 3.6

Nuclear Submarine Class: Victor Smith and Dr. Michael Clarke–Unit 3.7

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