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Title: Crunch and Munch Lab: Desk Top Building of Polymer Chain Components
Url: http://matse1.matse.illinois.edu/polymers/d.html
Publisher: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Dept. of Materials Science and Engineering
Description: The Materials Science and Technology Teacher's Workshop (MAST) provides this lesson plan for students learning about polymers. The class will be introduced to the concepts and vocabulary of polymers with simple models. Cheese puffs and Cheetos will be used to create simulations of polymer chains.

The procedure should take about
40 minutes of class time. Discussion questions and teacher notes are included.
LC Classification: Technology -- Chemical technology -- Polymers and polymer manufacture
Science -- Chemistry -- Study and teaching. Research -- Experiments
Science -- Chemistry -- Organic chemistry -- Polymers. Macromolecules
GEM Subject: Vocational Education -- Technical
Vocational Education -- Tech prep
Vocational Education -- Instructional issues
Science -- Technology
Science -- Instructional issues
Science -- Chemistry
Key Concept: Manufacturing -- Polymers
Key Concepts Complete: Yes
Resource Type: Demonstrations
Instructional Materials
Laboratory Modules
Lesson Plans
Science Materials
Teaching Guides
Text (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Format: html
Audience: College/University Instructors
Higher Education
Secondary Education
Teachers
Technical School First Cycle
Technical School Second Cycle
University First Cycle
Vocational Training
Language: English
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2012-11-26 09:26:28 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2011-10-10 10:58:53 (W3C-DTF)
Source Type: ATE Center
Source: NetWorks
Full Record Views: 48
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