This activity introduces students to a consumer product that has many different types of polymers. Students will dissect a disposable diaper and take note of different types of polymers used in this consumer product. They will focus on the use of sodium polyacrylate as an absorbent used in disposable diapers. This activity can be used as an introduction to the polymers component of the organic unit or it could launch a discussion on the use of disposable consumer products.
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Students will be creating a water documentary on a water initiative the students develop. They are placed in small groups based on their common desire. They delve into the major water issues of the... read more
This Classroom Catalyst involves the use of several inquiry learning activities, (Meyer, 2018; STAO, 2017) to teach the topics of Velocity & Acceleration in a grade 12 College Level Physics... read more