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Abstract Details (PID = P145)
Title:Teaching Space Science with Big History (P145)
Description:Astronomy is the grandest story ever told and teaches the students about space, life, and their place in it. In the presentation I will share how I have designed a semester long curriculum guided by THE BIG HISTORY PROJECT. By discussing astronomy using their ideas surround "thresholds" and starting at the big bang teachers will be able to teach the students about the scientific story that began at the singularity and ends with them sitting in this chair today while hitting on all of the major NGSS Earth & Space Standards.
Subject:Conf Theme: Earth & Space Science
Intended Audience:HS Earth & Space
Aligned with NGSS:Yes
NGSS Level:Any Level - Presentation applicable to attendees at any level of NGSS Experience.
Type of Presentation:Lecture - Presenter(s) will primarily present information via a lecture, PowerPoint, video, etc.
Primary Presenter Detail
Presenter - 1 / Title:Alex Hofeldt, Science Chair - Administrator
School/Organization:Wauconda High School
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Schedule Details
Time:1:30 PM
Length:50 min
Room Setup:Classrm - Flat / 40 people