PURPOSE AND OVERVIEW:
To learn about earth systems, participate in handson, classroom ready activities, and obtain FREE curricula, posters, and books. All content will be correlated to the National Science Education Standards and the NEW 2012 NC Earth & Environmental Science Curriculum.
Participants will become engaged with the content and inquiry-based materials and will design Earth Science classroom experiences:
Topics covered include:
Causes & hazards of earthquakes / plate tectonics / propagation of seismic waves / seismographs / earth’s interior structure / weather processes from the global scale to the microscale / the nature and role of climate / remote sensing and weather balloons/ CubeSat
This workshop is sponsored by:
Africa Array, NASA, NOAA, IRIS, NSF,