Science Around ME
Science Around ME helps users notice and reveal the local science that is largely in plain sight but, at times, out of mind. The app encourages interactive writing and real-time, online publishing about the science that is all around us. Upload. Learn. Write. Get Connected.
Let’s Take Another Look at the Fish: The Writing Process as Discovery
A classic writing-project activity designed by high school science teacher Bob…. , this activity helps science teachers see the value of writing and writing teachers delve into questions of science.
In this short video, viewers get an overview of the Game On! program, in which youth working in after school programs learn science and create fun, playable games based on what they have learned.
Remix, Remake Curate
Remix, Remake, Curate (#imakesci) is an online educational program for anyone anywhere who wants to make science and make science media with the NC Museum of Natural Sciences, the Tar River Writing Project, and The Poetry Project. Together, we play, experiment, make, share and reflect, having a lot of fun while developing science literacies in a community of practicing scientists, educators, poets, and learners.
Finding the science in your experience
Activity developed to connect or find science in personal, experiences. Using the article, “The 95% Solution,” as a framework, participants were guided through a series of steps designed to support them in the process of developing an interest-based, science learning experience.
Science Around ME Youth Advisory Board Overview
This one page document captures the inquiry questions and findings of Maine’s Youth Advisory Council’s review of their Science Around ME app, and offers some lessons learned from using a youth advisory board.