Have a blast (literally!) witnessing demonstrations of combustion, color changes, and polymers, and watching the incredible effects of liquid nitrogen!
This exciting presentation takes an in-depth look at chemical changes and states of matter, observing various types of reactions and the byproducts created.
From seeing a “stoplight” reaction, to learning how luminol works, to examining the special properties of lycopodium, the wonders of chemistry will amaze your students.
Discover all the fascinating ways we use chemistry in our daily lives, as we show you how fireworks get their color, why diapers are so absorbent, and what makes a car go!
Download TEKS-based curriculum below.
These documents include specific TEKS correlations, activities to prepare your class for the outreach presentation, vocabulary covered in the presentation, and activities to reinforce what students have learned.
- Try adding a Discovery Dome program in our portable and inflatable planetarium and a Chevron Earth Science On Wheels program on alternative energy (booking for Fall 2015) for the Technological Wonders package! Or tack on a presentation of the new Bugs On Wheels Cleanup Crew to have the Crime Scene Exploration package!