Crystals Through 
the K-16 Curriculum 

Purpose:  To develop a crystal education curriculum for grades K-16.


 

The curriculum meets National Standards in science and follows
National Assessment Standards.
 
 

Post Secondary Unit
High School Unit
Middle School Unit
K-4 Unit





Project Coordinators:
*Dr. Allen Hunter, Professor of Chemistry at Youngstown State University, adhunter@cc.ysu.edu
*Steve DiMuzio, Science Teacher at LaBrae High School, steve.dimuzio@neomin.org
*Les McSparrin, Science Teacher at Sharpsville Area High School, lmcsparrin@sharpsville.k12.pa.us
 

Project collaborators:
*Jay and Katie Cripe, Science Teacher at Liberty High School, KatieCripe@aol.com
*Sharon DiMuzio, Elementary Teacher in Poland Local School District, sjd54321@hotmail.com
*Bill Snyder, Science Teacher at Poland Seminary High School, POLA_BS@access-K12.org
*Bruce Turcic, Science Teacher at West Middlesex High School, turcic@nauticom.net
 
 

Project Funding
National Science Foundation (NSF)
NSF Grant #9980921
and

Youngstown State University
 
 

Copyright:  2001, Dr. Allen D. Hunter, Steve DiMuzio, and Les McSparrin.
Department of Chemistry, Youngstown State University