Chemistry: All About You
Age: 10 - 18
Resource type: video
Context: compulsory education, distance education, special education, vocational education
Supported by: EPCA
The video is addressed to youngsters (10 - 18 years) in order to encourage their interest in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) and learn these subjects more deeply.
The aim of this video is to introduce children to various applications of chemistry. The video is focused on our day-to-day activities from chemical point of view - Which materials do we use every day? How water is cleaned? What our clothes made of?... The real-life examples make complex scientific and technical concepts reachable to young students and should stimulate interest to chemistry and related subjects.
Duration of video: 3 min 12 sec
The video is available in English, French, Dutch, German, Italian, Spanish, Norwegian, Croatian, Hungarian, Portuguese, Japanese, Arabic, Russian, Chinese.
In addition to the video you can find supporting material (teacher's guidelines) in the Practices Gallery.
Materials can be used as a separate lesson or a series of lessons as well as a complementary activity to school projects, introductory lessons, group discussions of career interests...
The materials were produced by EPCA, The European Petrochemical Association, in order to support STEM education initiative.