Phenomenon of a Solar Eclipse (grades 3-8)
What is a total solar eclipse? How do I prepare my students to observe the solar eclipse on August 21st?
More About the Event
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
In 2017, you can kick off your school year with a phenomenon-based exploration of motions in the solar system. In this workshop, you'll learn activities to engage your students in developing and using models to understand how eclipses happen.
Lessons in this workshop will follow student learning progressions and help you understand how to scaffold different concepts such as shadows, scale, and motion so that your students can engage in authentic learning experiences.
Additionally, you'll leave with methods for facilitating safe methods for viewing the solar eclipse on August 21, 2017.
This workshop experience is designed for all educators grades 3 - 8.
- Enjoy complimentary morning refreshments and caffeine to keep us going.
- Leave with resources related to this professional development experience.
How Do I Join?
Tickets are only $25 for this full-day experience.
Can't join us on July 26? No problem. An abbreviated workshop is also offered as a webinar on July 28.
Reserve your spot online or by calling 877-227-3311 on any day from 8:00 am-5:00 pm.
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