CHEDMonday, August 20, 2007

1:30 PM-4:55 PM Seaport -- Plaza A, Oral
Community Outreach and Service Learning through Green Chemistry
Organizers:John C. Warner
Irvin J. Levy
Presiding:Richard W. Gurney
1:30 PMIntroductory Remarks
1:35 PMCreating the WOW!
Frankie K. Wood-Black
1:55 PM"Sewing" the seeds of green chemistry: Cub Scouts
Ronald MacTaylor
2:15 PMUsing green chemistry as an outreach to youth through WISE, Kids to College, and Girls Incorporated
Christine E. MacTaylor, Lorrie Comeford, Ronald MacTaylor
2:35 PMIntermission
2:45 PMGreen chemistry outreach to Salem, Massachusetts public schools
Christine E. MacTaylor, Lorrie Comeford, Deborah Mason-McCaffrey
3:05 PMService learning opportunities with K-12 educators: Developing a green chemistry unit plan for eastern Massachusetts high schools
Carolyn Burke, Edward J. Brush
3:25 PMPartnering with K-12 organizations to develop green chemistry curricula that meet local needs
Amy S. Cannon
3:45 PMIntermission
3:55 PMHands on learning: The joy of discovery
Frankie K. Wood-Black
4:15 PMEvaluation of the "What's 'Green' About Biodiesel?" high school curricular unit
April N. French, Joseph A. Heppert, Claudia Bode
4:35 PM"Cleaning up" chemistry: Soap making workshop demonstrating the principles of green chemistry
Joseph M. Kivaa, Irvin J. Levy

Previous Session -- Community Outreach and Service Learning through Green Chemistry

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The 234th ACS National Meeting, Boston, MA, August 19-23, 2007