1. Title Wakuwaku Rika Jikken Kyousitsu (Exciting Science Experiment Class)
2. IYC interests œ ‡@Increase the public appreciation and understanding of chemistry
œ ‡AEncourage interest of young people in chemistry
› ‡BGenerate enthusiasm for the creative future of chemistry
› ‡CCelebrate the role of women in chemistry
3. Short description Hands-on chemical experiment activities for elementary school children to promote the understanding of and interest in the wonders of chemistry.
4. Audience Elementary school children
5. Topic Hands-on chemical experiment activity
6. Long description gWakuwaku Rika Jikken Kyousitsuh is hands-on chemical experiment activities for elementary school children to promote their understanding of and interest in the wonders of chemistry. It will be held for ten times during the period from January through December 2011 at The National Museum of Nature and Science (Ueno,Tokyo). The events are now being planned as follows (not fixed yet):
EDates: Jan 15, Feb 5, May 21, Jun 18, Jul 9, Aug 20, Sep 17, Oct 15, Nob 19, & Dec 17
EPlace: The National Museum of Nature and Science, Ueno, Tokyo
EParticipants : Elementary school children
EProgram: Hands-on chemical experiments
EExpected number of participants: About 600 (annually)
EWebsite: http://www.kagaku21.net/ (in Japanese)
7. Sponsors Japan Chemical Industry Association (JCIA) and its member
organizations and companies

8. Contact detail

EmailFainoue@jcia-net.or.jp
Name:Mr Ayumu Inoue
Organization or affiliations:Japan Chemical Industry Association
Phone :+81-3-3297-2555
Country,City:Janan,Tokyo