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Abstract Details (PID = W202)
Title:WS: Build Your Own Refractor Telescope AND Take it With You (W202)
Description:In this double session workshop, you will build your own small refractor telescope out of PVC material. This telescope is perfect for viewing the moon! All supplies and lenses are included and the telescope is yours to take home. The focus of the design and the workshop is to learn about telescopes and demystify them for your students. This simple telescope was designed to keep the cost under $50 so you can make it a hands-on STEM project in your middle school or high school science classroom. Directions, list of materials and ideas for getting funding will all be included. We will cover the essential science, various types, and ideas on integrating telescopes into various NGSS ESS PEs. [Limited to 20] (WORKSHOP - Requires Pre-Registration)
Subject:Conf Theme: Earth & Space Science
Intended Audience:Unit (K-12)
Aligned with NGSS:Yes
NGSS Level:Beginner - Attended some professional development and just started the transition to NGSS.
Type of Presentation:Hands-On - Attendees will be actively engaged, working in groups, etc.
Primary Presenter Detail
Presenter - 1 / Title:Carol Baker, Board Member
School/Organization:NISE Board of Directors
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Presenter - 2 / Title:Christopher Baker, President
School/Organization:NISE
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Schedule Details
Room:105
Day:Mon
Time:8:30 AM
Length:110 min
Room Setup:Rounds-6 / 48 people