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Science - Chemistry CH.6

Charge It

This introduction to the magic of electricity is sure to make your students' hair stand on end as they learn about the wonderful world of atoms and electrons! Students will discover the dangers and the power of electricity while observing and participating in experiments with our Van de Graaff generator and Jacob's Ladder. (Grades 3-9)

  • Location: Virginia Air & Space Center - Outreach
  • SOLs Covered: Sciences: 3.1, 3.3, 3.11, 4.1, 4.2, 4.3, 5.4, 6.1, 6.2, 6.3, 6.4, 6.5, 6.6, LS.1, PS.1, PS.2, PS.3, PS.6, PS.11, ES.2, ES.12, ES.13, BIO.1, CH.2, CH.6, PH.1, PH.3, PH.4, PH.6, PH.8, PH.12, PH.13, Health SOL: 3.19, 3.23, 5.21, 8.15, 8.18
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  • Costs: Call (757) 727-0900, ext. 780 for more information on educational programs or to book an outreach.

Pollution Solutions Questions of Quality

This activity suggests resources for teachers who wish to use state parks to collect data on water quality. The background information section provides a broad overview, but independent preparation will also be required in direct proportion to the number and sophistication of tests to be performed. (Grades 7-12)

  • Location: BayLink - State Parks 
  • SOLs Covered: Science LS.1, LS.4, LS.6, LS.7, LS.11, LS.12 , PS.1, PS.2, PS.4, PS.7 ,ES.1, ES.2, ES.9 , BIO.1, BIO.3, BIO.9 , CH.1, CH.6 
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  • Dates: Any time of the year.
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