Lab Owner

  • Chris Malley
  • Emily Moore
  • Kathy Perkins
  • Kelly Lancaster
  • Patricia Loeblein
  • Phet Interactive Simulations
  • Robert Parson

Contact Person

  • Kelly Lancaster

Age Range

Booking Required


Registration Required


Works Offline



How do you know if a chemical equation is balanced? What can you change to balance an equation? Play a game to test your ideas!

Primary aims of the lab:

  • Balance a chemical equation.
  • Recognize that the number of atoms of each element is conserved in a chemical reaction.
  • Describe the difference between coefficients and subscripts in a chemical equation.
  • Translate from symbolic to molecular representations of matter.