Using Easy-Bake Ovens to Teach Chemistry

by: Christine Herald

After participating in an internship at the American Institute of Baking, the author developed an innovative way for students to explore basic chemistry concepts through bakery science. An Easy-Bake Oven is a quick and safe oven that is perfect for the classroom. Two activity series are described, one exploring chemical and physical changes, and one exploring pH.


Type Journal ArticlePub Date 2/1/2004Stock # ss04_027_05_24Volume 027Issue 05

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