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Classroom Lessons

These are ideas for classroom demonstrations that we will be adding to as the center expands.

Eight Week Materials Science Unit

  1. Properties of Materials
  2. Crystal Lesson —  Paper Crystal Plans
  3. Draw a circuit with graphite
  4. Structural Color
  5. Surface Area
  6. Polymers
  7. Crystal Nucleation
  8. Exploring magnets

Miscellaneous other lessons

Additional Education Links
nanoHUB.org - online simulation and more

National Informal Science Network