Nanoworld Presenter's Guide with "Try This" Packet
Explain the Nanoworld! Demonstrate and explain LED and fiber optics, diffraction, memory metal, and “seeing” atoms with the Nanoworld Presenter's Guide with "Try This" Packet.
The 20-page Presenter’s Guide provides presenters and teachers with background information and instructions to demo nanoworld activities, as well as talking points, supplemental information, applications, web links and suggestions for adapting the activities to different audiences. The "Try This" Packet includes the materials needed to demonstrate the activities and contains:
|• LED mini flashlight||• diffraction transparency||• refrigerator magnet|
|• 3" memory metal wire||• fiber optic cable|
Additional items related to the nanoworld are available from ICE to supplement this kit:
- Exploring the Nanoworld Kit is a general-audience activity kit that contains everything you need to introduce and explore the nanoworld.
- Nanoworld Hands-On Student Sets contains mini-activity booklets that lead students through hands-on activities and "Try This" Packets which contain the materials needed for the activities.
- Memory Metal, set of 10 3" treated pieces contains metal pieces with a set memory that work well for hands-on demos.
The "Try This" packet is a product of the Materials Research Science and Engineering Center (MRSEC) Interdisciplinary Education Group (IEG) at the University of Wisconsin–Madison, was funded by the National Science Foundation, and is distributed by the Institute for Chemical Education.