K-12 Earth Institute Live | GISS Webinar: Solving Mysteries of the Past-Tree Rings & Archaeology
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The EI LIVE K-12 channel features experts from across the Earth Institute presenting relevant sustainability content in 45-minute live sessions for K12 students and educators. During each EI K-12 session the NASA Education Program Specialist from NASA’s Office of STEM Engagement at the NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies provides supplemental NASA education, content, platforms and resources relevant to the weekly topic for further exploration and discovery.
Solving Mysteries of the Past-Tree Rings & Archaeology - K-12 Education - Earth Institute Live - Columbia University will be presented on Wednesday February 9 at 4:00 -4:45PM ET.
DESCRIPTION: Did you know that we can learn about the history of wooden material and artifacts through studying their tree rings? In this talk, students will explore how scientists study tree rings from historical structures to uncover mysteries of the past.
Presenter: Cari Leland, Lecturer, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences
Target Audience: Grades 3-5
*Registration is free but required, please click on the Event Website link below to sign up: