ICE is converting publications that have appeared in print for many years into an online format. Publications are available from this Web page for reading online or for download in the form of PDF files.
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ICE Online Publication Titles
- Super Science Connections: Integrated Activities for Grades K–3 (SSC) was designed to help elementary school teachers who have little science background integrate hands-on science activities into a typical K–3 curriculum. It was written by K–3 teachers, for K–3 teachers. SSC consists of seven sections, each of which is available for download separately. The print version remains available through the ICE Catalog.
- ICE Devices contains instructions for building 10 science teaching tools as well background information about soldering; all are low cost and made with easy-to-find materials. With ICE Devices students can learn from making the devices as well as by using it to demonstrate a chemical principle. For example, the BB Board can be used to demonstrate anneailing, hardening and tempering of metals; the neon lamp cord demonstrates the chemistry of vision; the chromatography simulator illustrates size-exclusion column chromatography. Each of the 10 devices is available for download separately. Available online only.