Bibliography
Books
Chemical Curiosities - a compilation of spectacular experiments and quotes, (translated from German). ISBN 3-527-29414-7
HW Roesky and K Mockel,
VCH Publishers

 
Chemical Demonstrations Handbooks for Teachers of Chemistry; Volumes 1-4 ISBN 1-870-342387
B Shakhashiri. Published and distributed by the

University of Wisconsin.
Department of Chemistry,
1101 University Avenue,
Madison WI53706-1396 USA     

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Chemical Magic ISBN 0-486-67628-5
Fun experiments for a range of abilities.
Leonard Ford.
Dover Publications

 
Classic Chemistry Demonstrations ISBN 1-870343-387
100 tried and tested experiments. Education Department,
The Royal Society of Chemistry,
Burlington House,
Piccadilly,
London W1V OBN

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In Search of More Solutions ISBN 1-870343-35-2
more ideas for problem-solving activities. Education Department,
The Royal Society of Chemistry,
Burlington House,
Piccadilly,
London W1V OBN

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Problem Solving at the Bench
100 mini-projects in chemistry.
Robert Hadden.
Centre for Science Education,
The University of Glasgow.
Further Problem Solving at the Bench ISBN 0-85261-3741
100 mini-projects in chemistry.
Robert Hadden.

 
The Extraordinary Chemistry of Ordinary Things ISBN 0-471-31042-5
Many good examples of everyday chemistry and some worthwhile demonstrations.
Carl Snyder.
John Wiley
Journals / Magazines
Catalyst
Aimed at GCSE students.
Philip Allan Publishers Ltd. Market Place, Deddington OX15 OSE
Tel: 01869 338652

 
Chemistry 13 News, Chemistry Matters, Education in Chemistry, Chemistry in Action and others
Education Department,
The Royal Society of Chemistry,
Burlington House,
Piccadilly,
London W1V OBN

email        web site


 
Chemistry Review
Aimed at A level students. Philip Allan Publishers Ltd. Market Place, Deddington OX15 OSE
Tel: 01869 338652

 
Bringing Science to Schools

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Committee for Public Understanding of Science (COPUS). COPUS,
Education Department,
The Royal Society of Chemistry,
Burlington House,
Piccadilly,
London W1V OBN

 
Making that Link
A practical guide to scientist-school liaison. Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC),
Polaris House, North Star Avenue,
Swindon, Wilts. SN2 1UH

Tel: 01793 413302
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Scientific Research in Schools
A compendium of practical experience.
E Albone, N Collins and T Hill.
The Clifton Scientific Trust,
49 Northumberland Road, Bristol BS6 7BA

 
Scientists talking to secondary schools
Produced by the Medical Research Council (MRC). Education Officer,
MRC, 20 Park Crescent, London W1N 4AL

Tel: 0207 636 5422
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The Young Scientist’s Guide to Giving Talks email        web site
A booklet providing useful help and guidance for youngsters on making presentations and giving talks. PRI,
Centre for Science Education,
School of Education,
Sheffield Hallam University,
Howard St,
Sheffield S1 1WB

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