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Ion-Jones and the Lost Castle of Chemistry

Presented by:
PPG Industries Foundation
with support from:
The Community Foundation of Louisville and DDW “The Color House”


An exciting traveling program that introduces kids to the world of chemistry!

This dynamic, turn-key program introduces students to the world of chemistry! Not only does Ion Jones meet critical state standards in chemical and physical properties, but can be delivered to up to 500 students in one day for less than $2 per student! Join our explorer chemist, Ion Jones, on a world-wide adventure to recover crucial elements to find the lost castle of chemistry.

Ion Jones & the Lost Castle of Chemistry includes a science assembly program, hands-on activities and pre and post program materials. Focused on chemical properties, the program introduces students to elements, polymers, states of matter, and to real PPG scientists to observe chemistry in action! This interactive, multimedia chemical adventure is sure to leave you blown away!

Curriculum Connections:

  • NGSS: K-PS2-1, 1-PS4-2, 2-PS1-1, 2-PS1-4, 4-PS3-2, 4-PS3-4, 5-PS1-1, 5-PS1-3, 5-PS1-4, MS-PS1-1, MS-PS1-4, MS-PS1-3
  • Grades K-3: Properties of matter, Collision force, Illumination, Chemical Reactions
  • Grades 4-5: Properties of matter, Energy and Matter, Science affects everyday life
  • Grades 6-8: Structure and Properties of matter, Chemical Reactions, Science and society
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FULL DAY EXPERIENCE – $750, 500 students maximum
ASSEMBLY ONLY – $350, 350 students maximum
WALK UPS ONLY – $425, 250 students maximum

Note: All sites will be charged mileage of $0.56 per mile and additional charges may be incurred.

For more information and pricing
view our printable Ion Jones Information Sheet.

To reserve your date, call (502) 560-7126, send an email or CLICK HERE.