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Abstract Details (PID = P157)
Title:Fighting Fire with STEM (P157)
Description:This curriculum is focused on the study of STEM in the field of fire science. Students will experience hands-on and inquiry-based activities to develop an understanding of the type of knowledge required to become a fire fighter, such as fire tactics, rescue procedures, fire behavior and combustion, fire scene investigation, innovations of fire prevention and extinguishment equipment. In addition, students will have a deeper understanding about fire safety by being familiar as to why things happen in a fire and how to manage them. Note: "Fire" will be represented by pictures and videos.
Subject:STEM, STEAM, & Engineering
Intended Audience:Elementary (K-8)
Aligned with NGSS:Yes
NGSS Level:Any Level - Presentation applicable to attendees at any level of NGSS Experience.
Type of Presentation:Hands-On - Attendees will be actively engaged, working in groups, etc.
Primary Presenter Detail
Presenter - 1 / Title:David Hernandez, Curriculum & Professional Dev Specialist
School/Organization:Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy
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Schedule Details
Time:9:30 AM
Length:50 min
Room Setup:Classrm - Flat / 60 people