Based on Designing Effective Science Instruction, by Anne Tweed, this 1-day “hands-on” program offers a choice of two base alternatives teamed with a range of options. Choose between Life on the Small Side and Life on Mars, in which students study fossils and micro-organisms from Earth to speculate about the possibilities of life on Mars.
2 lessons of one hour each, up to four classes per day; second hour chosen from 9 options.
Available only to disadvantaged urban and rural schools.
Years 5 and 6.