Gale Interactive: Chemistry - Activities
This tutorial shows you how to navigate activities within Gale Interactive: Chemistry.
allows students to interactively explore concepts
in chemistry, while reference and periodical content
provide additional context for further understanding.
Use the search box in the resource banner
to search for activities and quizzes by keyword,
select a category from the home page,
or click Browse Activities in the resource banner
to browse all activities.
You can filter search results by category.
The number of results for each category is displayed.
Click on a result to view the activity or quiz.
Once the activity loads, click Start Activity to begin.
On the left side of the screen, you'll find
the activity panel where you practice concepts
and take quizzes.
Use the buttons in the lower right of the activity pane
to enlarge the viewer, or switch to full screen mode.
Use the mouse to manipulate items in the activity or quiz.
Left click and drag to move an object.
Right click and drag to orbit your view.
Use the mouse wheel to zoom in or out.
You can use the navigation along the bottom
of the activity pane to step through the activity or quiz.
As you move through an activity or quiz,
content related to the activity you are viewing
is displayed in the article pane.
Activities and quizzes are presented separately
in Interactive Chemistry.
A quiz may consist of multiple choice,
drag and drop, or select an object style questions.
Correct answers are displayed in green
and advance to the next question.
Incorrect answers are displayed in red
and allow the users to try again until correct.
You can share the activity or quiz
using social media tools,
copy and paste a link to the activity,
or copy and paste a link to a single slide.