Welcome to day 6 of Port Byron Library’s
“Exploring Science at the Library” Fall 2017 program!
We’re glad you’ve decided to join us.
This Chemistry-based program will run for 8 weeks through November 1, 2017.
Please make sure to check the website each week as we try to keep you up-to-date with pertinent information that you might find useful.
Middle and High School.
We created a cooling curve with naphthalene as it changed from a heated liquid to a solid. The shape of the curve reflects how the temperature remains nearly constant through the change of phase because of the change of energy during that transition.
Next week: Titration
So read up!
Cooling Curve of Naphthalene
Creating Charts with Excel
Today we talked about density. We made predictions about which liquids would sink to the bottom or float in our very cool density column!
Density labs you can try at home:
Density column lab:
More fun with learning about Chemistry next week; so come and see!
The Young Readers –
- read apple books together and then helped Mrs. Applebee with a felt board story of Ten Red Apples by Pat Hutchins
- Here are some other great apple books!
New this week!
Something for the moms
Moms got a chance to do some baking together: Carrot Muffins
and received a FREE copy of the book: Good and Cheap