Teacher Preview Days: Traveling the Silk Road
December 18, 2013 - December 20, 2013
Bring your California teacher ID or school pay stub to the NHM to receive free admission and get a peek at our traveling exhibit from the American Museum of Natural History, Traveling the Silk Road, before it opens to the public! No reservations necessary.
For Teachers by Teachers
Collaborate with Museum educators to create activities and lesson plans for the Museum! Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. Download the application here: For Teachers By Teachers Application
The Next Generation Science Standards & The Nature of Science
Saturday, January 25, 2014, 9 am - 1 pm
Join us for a lively discussion about the Nature of Science topics as they appear in the Next Generation Science Standards, and beyond! Revolutionize the way you think about "the scientific method" and integrate critical thinking into your classroom. Facilitated by Science Education Professor Dr. Paul Narguizian and Museum educators.
Reservations open January 1, so check back soon!
Urban Wildlife & Scientific Illustration
Saturday, February 22, 2014, 8:30 am - 12:30 pm
Observe the world around you, notice local wildlife, and get an introduction to scientific drawing! Learn skills you can teach your students and incorporate illustration in to science notebooks and nature journals.
Reservations open February 1, so check back soon!
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