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Abstract Details (PID = P165)
Title:Using Chicagoland, its people, and places to teach Science (P165)
Description:The Chicago area has an wealth of resources available for the science teachers. Morton Arboretum, the Chicago River, Lincoln-Park Zoo, the Chicago History Museum, Graceland Cemetery,The Shedd Aquarium, and the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District, are just a few of the assets contained in the Chicago area that can be used to teach not only science, but social science, art, and engineering concepts. We will discuss how we have used Chicago resources and their respective professionals to help students to see the interconnectedness of the topics they have learned about in science, social science, and art, and understand how these relate to a global challenges.
Subject:Implementing NGSS SEPs & CCCs
Intended Audience:HS (9-12)
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:Kim Smith, Science Department Chair & Teacher
School/Organization:Homewood Flossmoor High School
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Presenter - 2 / Title:Kathryn Stolzenback, Microbiology and Chemistry Teacher
School/Organization:Homewood-Flossmoor High School
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Schedule Details
Room:266
Day:Mon
Time:10:30 AM
Length:50 min
Room Setup:Classrm - Tier / 80 people