For pupils

These pages are mainly aimed at A-level students, to enhance your A-level chemistry experience and to give you some insight into chemistry beyond the classroom. But if you’re an enthusiastic younger student you should still be able to enjoy many of the activities and resources. 

Activities and Experiments

Learn about toxicology through a lecture and an experiment you can do at home.

Make a cloud in a plastic bottle and find out how chemistry is essential for understanding the atmosphere.


Click here to learn more about the equipment (or ChemKIT!) used by chemists in research laboratories.


Click here to learn about definitions of the key concepts you’ll learn about in the ChemBAM activities.


Click here to learn about important experimental techniques that research chemists use.

Meet the scientists

Click here to meet some of the scientists who have worked on the ChemBAM project.

Image bank

Click here for some free scientific images