Authentic Lessons for 21st Century Learning


Laura Halstied, Bradly Cusack, Keiana Cross | Published: February 22nd, 2022 by K20 Center


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Chemix is an educational app that allows for the creation of science lab diagrams for subjects like chemistry, biology, and physics.



Chemix is an online editor with which you can draw lab diagram setups and provide explanations for science experiments.


  1. Go to

  2. If possible, sign in with an existing Google account (or similar) by selecting the "Sign in" icon in the upper-right hand corner of the window. This is not required, but it is recommended to enable more features.

  3. Select the "New" button at the top-left corner of the screen to create a blank canvas.

  4. Use the icons on the toolbar at the left side of the editor to add elements to the canvas.

  5. Select the "A" button near the top-left side of the window, then click or tap the canvas to label your diagram. The resulting text box appears as "Label" by default.

  6. Use the panel in the upper-right corner of the canvas to edit your label.

  7. When ready, select the "Download Image" button top-left corner of the screen to download your image.

  8. Insert your downloaded image into a document.

Draw lab diagrams. simply. Chemix. (n.d.). Retrieved February 10, 2022, from