Exploring Chemistry

This toolkit is geared towards grades 3-6 and explores a variety of basic chemical properties. Activities include chemical reactions, states of matter, introduction to Bernoulli’s principle, energy and more. While we don’t have permission to directly share lessons, most are based on the lessons you can find here – with the American Chemical Society.        


Allergen Alert: This toolkit includes cornstarch and latex.

“The Utah Discover 4-H Clubs series guides new 4-H volunteer leaders through the process of starting a 4-H club or provides a guideline for seasoned volunteer leaders to try a new project area. Each guide outlines everything needed to organize a club and hold the first six club meetings related to a specific project area. The Art of Math activities include sessions on Patterns and the Fibonacci Sequence, Symmetry, Shapes, Geometry, and end with a building challenge!”

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