Lesson Plan

Construction of a Microscale Fuel Cell

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Fuel cells are being called the "energy source" of the future. Allow your high school chemistry class to construct a miscroscale fuel cell, complete with all components to generate energy. This engaging activity will allow them to apply concepts of chemistry while acquiring a more thorough understanding of environmental preservation.




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  • Ensure proper care is taken when glue gun is used
  • Ensure safety goggles are worn to avoid damage to the eyes while performing experiment


  • Materials used are not toxic to the classroom
  • Microscale model is comparative to actual fuel cell
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