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Citizen Science in the Classroom Educator Workshop

When:
November 19, 2017 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
2017-11-19T14:00:00-06:00
2017-11-19T18:00:00-06:00
Where:
Hastings Museum
1330 N. Burlington Ave.
Hastings
NE
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Jamie Bachmann
402-370-3374

PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED. PLEASE SEND YOUR NAME, E-MAIL AND SCHOOL/GRADE TAUGHT TO JAMIE BACHMANN, jamie.backmann@nebraska.gov.

“Citizen Science in your Classroom” provides opportunities for your students to participate in REAL scientific investigations. Citizen science can inspire and motivate your students to create meaningful connections to the natural world and help scientists by gathering data, monitoring or interpreting results to produce relevant research. This FREE workshop will provide you with an introduction to citizen science; immerse you in a variety of current citizen science projects and present ways to incorporate citizen science into your science curriculum.

Who should attend:

-Early elementary to middle school educators and afterschool providers

Participants will receive:

– An introduction to citizen science

– Inspiration and guidance to incorporate activities into your classroom

– Citizen science activities and resources