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Chem 4 Kids
Chem 4 Kids provides detailed and easy to understand information about many aspects of chemistry and biochemistry. The Matter Section discusses properties of different states of matter such as solids, liquids, gases and plasma, as well as mixes and solutions. The Elements Section presents the periodic table and the different elements with families, structures, and properties. This includes halogens, inert gases, metals and others. The Atoms Section explains atomic bonds, ions, atomic structure, compounds, naming atoms and isotopes. The Reactions Section provides details about acids and bases, thermodynamics, reaction rates, catalysts and stoichiometry. The Biochemistry Section looks at carbohydrates, lipids, amino acid structures, proteins, enzymes, nucleic acids and metabolism. The Et Cetera Section relates chemistry to other topics such as the environment, astronomy, organic chemistry and physical chemistry. There are quizzes and flash card activities to help students with these topics, and examples that contain data and photos specific to subjects being discussed.
Intended for grade levels:
  • Middle (6-8)
  • High (9-12)
Type of resource:
  • For the classroom:
    • Computer activity
  • Visual:
    • Illustration - scientific
    • Photograph
  • Text:
    • Ref. material
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Environmental science
Technical requirements:
Flash player
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
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DLESE Catalog ID: DLESE-000-000-002-773
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