Explore NASA Space Science Webinars



I would like to pass along a great opportunity especially for children and youth librarians.  Registration is now open for the two webinars listed below.  Please note that the two webinars are different – they will feature different hands-on activities and resources in each.

Explore NASA Space Science Webinar

Growing up Moon

Connect children and youth with your library’s space science resources!

Join us for a FREE NASA-supported webinar – a professional development opportunity designed to help you bring space science to your children’s and youth programs through hands-on activities.

Friday, August 10, 2012

1-3 p.m. CT

Space is limited! Register at

http://www.lpi.usra.edu/education/explore/lib_workshops/webcastC/registration/

During the webinar you will:

  • Learn about our Moon’s origins and its long and turbulent history.
  • Follow along as Lunar and Planetary Institute staff members conduct hands-on activities designed specifically for children and youth ages 8 to 13 in the library learning environment.  Participants are encouraged to do the activities for themselves during the webinar (using inexpensive, easily acquired materials purchased ahead-of-time).
  • Explore ideas for presenting space science programs to young audiences.

Registered participants will receive connection information and an agenda prior to the webinar. We will also provide a materials list so that participants may join in the fun and perform the activities at their computers!

Preview the featured activities, resources, and background information at http://www.lpi.usra.edu/explore/marvelMoon/

 

Explore NASA Space Science Webinar

Moon and YOU

Connect children and youth with your library’s space science resources!

Join us for a FREE NASA-supported webinar – a professional development opportunity designed to help you bring space science to your children’s and youth programs through hands-on activities.

Friday, September 14, 2012

1-3 p.m. CT

Space is limited! Register at

http://www.lpi.usra.edu/education/explore/lib_workshops/webcastD/registration/

During the webinar you will:

Learn about our Moon and how it affects us here on Earth.

  • Follow along as Lunar and Planetary Institute staff members conduct hands-on activities designed specifically for children and youth ages 8 to 13 in the library learning environment.  Participants are encouraged to do the activities for themselves during the webinar (using inexpensive, easily acquired materials purchased ahead-of-time).
  • Explore ideas for presenting space science programs to young audiences.

Registered participants will receive connection information and an agenda prior to the webinar. We will also provide a materials list so that participants may join in the fun and perform the activities at their computers!

Preview the featured activities, resources, and background information at http://www.lpi.usra.edu/explore/marvelMoon/

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