IBDP Student Blogs (1021 total posts)

Ammonium nitrate

August 25, 2020
Who could not be moved by the deadly accident that occurred at the start of August in Beirut. An estimated 2750 tonnes of ammonium nitrate (NH4NO3) exploded in spectacular fashion after the warehouse storing the fertilizer caught fire and caused the explosion. The...

Staying creative while staying at home

August 4, 2020
 While you are at home, or unable to see live theatre, to do dance classes, or visit the library, there is still a lot you can do to keep active physically and mentally. In this blog I have compiled some sites you can visit for practical learning, creative inspiration...

Bringing theatre into your living room

For this blog I thought it would be useful for me to share with you some links for theatre and other performances you can watch at home. The links that follow are all free, and you can also access some interviews with directors and performers. These links will help...

Acids and Bases (part 2)

July 21, 2020
This month’s blog post aims to follow on from last month’s post that was an introduction to acids and bases. This has some (but not all) of the more advanced stuff. The idea behind this post is the same as last month’s, namely, to help you revise some content you may...

VSEPR

I hope this blog post finds you well, wherever in the world you are. It is likely that you are either on holiday or working remotely at the moment (due to the ongoing global COVID-19 pandemic) so this month I thought I would give you a heads up or some revision on...

Acid & Bases

June 15, 2020
The aim of this blog post is to give you some introductory notes to the acids and bases unit. I have just been covering this online with my IB2 class so I thought it was worth sharing what we have been looking at. You could copy and paste these into a word document...