Diversity of Matter
Project Type: Career
Ask students to research Freidrich August Kekule and his contribution to chemistry and theory. Have students develop 12 interesting facts about Kekule and present them in a question-and-answer-trivia format.
Working in small groups, have the students draw cartoons that explain Freidrich August Kekule's contributions to chemistry. Allow the student 5-10 minutes to explain their cartoon.
Students can visit these sites to research Freidrich August Kekule's contribution to chemistry.
A Scientist and Dreamer
Friedrich August Kekulé von Stradonitz
The Originator of the Structural Theory of Organic Chemistry
Sausage and Structural Formulae
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