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Attached are the introductory slides from the NISE Network / Science Museum of Minnesota  October 2016 in-person project meeting held in Saint Paul, MN that Kristen Erickson mentioned on the October 26th call and asked us to share with the SMD EPO community. 

We are happy to share these introductory slides with you. A PDF of the introductory slides are attached.

 

You can always learn more about the NISE Network by visiting our website at www.nisenet.org

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Below are links to a variety of professional development materials created by the NISE Network over the past eleven years.  The National Informal STEM Education Network (NISE Network) is a national community of informal educators and scientists dedicated to fostering public awareness, engagement, and understanding of current science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM).  

Nisenet.org is an online digital library of public educational products and tools designed for educators and...

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On Friday, September 30, 2016 over 100 home schooled students and their families attended Homeschool Day at Virginia Living Museum in Newport News, VA.

 

TEMPO Activities

•In the TEMPO ozone garden, students had the opportunity to pick two types of bioindicator snap beans: sensitive and tolerant. Students measured the length, the mass and recorded their data. The students developed their science observation and measuring skills.

GLOBE Activities

•Outside, students and parents...

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