• Carbohydrate Search (Ages 6+)

Instruction sheet

Carbohydrate information




  • Red Cabbage experiment (chemistry experiment - Grades 4-6)
  • Crime Scene Sleuth

Handout 2005 & handout 2007

Workshop tips

List of supplies

Background DNA analysis

Background ink chromatography analysis

Background paper chromatography

Background hair analysis

  • Silly Putty

handout and Julia's Chem Expo fact sheet

How does the glue work answers

  • Tower Building (Grades 4-8)


Tower building workshop updates by Julia: instructions and presentation 

Who builds big interviews : Susan Knack and Diana Nishi

  • Toothpick Fish (Grades 7-8)


Toothpick Fish Instruction sheet

  • Traits Bingo (Grades 7-8)


Instruction sheet

Comparing traits

Traits inventory

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Helpful links (Museum of Science, Art in San Francisco) (chemistry for kids - workshop ideas) (biology for kids - workshop ideas) (earth science) (lots of workshops, biology related) (CA state standards) (DNA extraction experiments) (physics demos and projects) (lots of physics, physical chemistry links for kids) (Age-sorted guide to many online STEM resources for kids)

 (Kinetic and Potential Energy Guide)


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