MYP Chemistry, MYP Science

TISA Hot Air Ballooneys: Race to Enter & Fuel Analysis

Deciding on the Ballooney Baku “race” to enter their tissue-paper hot air balloon in, identifying the kind of fuel necessary to win the race, and analyzing the fuels. . . . → Read More: TISA Hot Air Ballooneys: Race to Enter & Fuel Analysis

Chemistry, Enrichment Activities, IB Diploma

The Burning Issue of a Candle

A simple experiment involving inversion of a conical flask over burning a candle in a dissection tray with some water can be a stimulus for open-ended, really really fun, very very challenging — to both students and teachers alike — problem, covering some fundamental high school chemistry. . . . → Read More: The Burning Issue of a Candle