Other Resource Sites

Division of Chemical Education, American Chemical Society

DivCHED serves as a means of focusing and enhancing the interests and efforts of all constituencies involved in the teaching and learning of chemistry at every level.

Dynamic Periodic Table

An excellent visualization of the properties of the elements and periodic trend.  Includes videos and podcasts of the elements.

Elements Quiz

Elements Quiz is supposedly a fun way to learn/test about the periodic table.

Engaging Students in Primary Research

Ann Lambert generously shared her presentation on engaging students in research projects--as part of a first year science class, and then as independent student-directed research.  She also included resources for publication and science fair competitions.


Findings magazine "puts a face on science" by profiling some scientists. Lots more science-career stuff too!