The metric system was based on tens. The international system of units is based on thousands. Once you get rid of the centimeter and go straight to the millimeter, students understand the simplicity of measurement with SI. We need to stop assessing students’s ability to measure using centi as an appropriate prefix.
The K-12 session of the Northeast Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society will take place on Friday, October 7, 2017. Cost is $35 and the location is Binghamton, NY. For more information: K-12 Session Flyer
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Check out the blog post of the AAAS Volunteers this year. Science of the Senses was a hit!
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Come join us at the USA Science and Engineering Fair on April 16, 2016 at the Convention Center in Washington, DC for some Green Chemistry and Natural Dyes workshop.
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