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ERIC Number: ED419703
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995
Pages: 21
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-1-883822-02-5
ISSN: N/A
Polymers All Around You!
Gertz, Susan
Background information on natural polymers, synthetic polymers, and the properties of polymers is presented as an introduction to this curriculum guide. Details are provided on the use of polymer products in consumer goods, polymer recycling, polymer densities, the making of a polymer such as GLUEP, polyvinyl alcohol, dissolving plastics, polymers and polarized light, "skewering a balloon", and making a "super slurper." Background information is linked to hands on activities and teacher guide notes are provided. (DDR)
Terrific Science Press, Miami University Middletown, 4200 E. University Blvd., Middletown, OH 45042 ($4).
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Chemical Society, Washington, DC.