We found 109 resources with the concept crystals
This Crystal Can Split Light Particles
7 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewCan photons be split? It appears that way! Observe as one photon becomes two during a video from an informative physics playlist. The resource examines the nature of photons, how the crystals can help increase or decrease the number of...
Organic Molecules Day—Chemistry Outreach
10th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewIn search of an organic lab that employs real-life techniques and analysis methods? Groups carry out the nitration of methyl benzoate, then attempt to determine the number and location of the nitro groups added to the benzene ring....
Igneous Rocks: Completing the 3D Picture
6th - 9th
New ReviewFinally, an easy-to-make volcano model: no baking soda and vinegar required! Junior geologists construct a volcano in 3-D, then use it to answer questions about the processes and timescale of igneous rock formation. The activity includes...
Salt, Diamonds and DNA: 5 Surprising Facts About Crystals
3 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewWhat is your favorite crystal? Scholars learn about the variety of different crystal in an episode of a video series on chemical reactions. The video presents intriguing facts about these crystals that make each unique—a fun approach to...
Ionic Compounds and Bonds: Why Does Salt Melt Ice?
8 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewThese atoms don't believe in sharing. Introduce intrepid chemists to ionic boding using an engaging JFR Science video. Topics include ionic compounds, how the bonds form, and properties of ionic salts.
How Can You See an Atom?
6 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewSeeing is believing! But, how can something as tiny as an atom be made visible? Explore the history of the atom with a video from the American Chemical Society's Reactions playlist. Content includes early concepts of the atom, as well as...
How is Artificial Snow Made?
2 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewIt's time to take to the slopes to enjoy a little scientific exploration. Scholars learn the chemistry of artificial snow by watching an informative video. The ACS Reactions lesson describes the importance of creating the correct...
Molecules to the Max!—Educators Resource Guide
5th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
From molecules to nanotubes, an engaging unit explores the world of tiny science. Fifteen hands-on experiments and lessons engage young scientists as they learn chemistry. Discussions, worksheets, and data analysis reinforce the concepts...
How to Squeeze Electricity Out of Crystals
5 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
It is possible to generate electricity by squeezing a single sugar crystal. A short video explains how this is possible and the way this knowledge has changed our society. From sonar devices to renewable energy, generations rely on this...