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K-12 Science 2 Schools Traveling Science Programs: Exploring Physics

Program Title:
Exploring Physics
University of Missouri Columbia, MO, United States
Geographical Area:
Missouri. The program is currently available at the Columbia Public Schools, and to other Missouri teachers who have taken the summer institutes.
General Description:
Exploring Physics is an extra curricular program targeted to female students in grades 5-8. The program runs for eight 90-minute sessions, twice a week for four weeks. Students participate on a voluntary basis. The program focuses on hands-on activities that are concept oriented, with several activities structured to develop a given concept. Several of the activities are make-and-take projects. The program is run by science teachers, who receive content training at Summer Teacher Institutes.
Area of Science:
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Target Group Size:
$10-15 / student materials fee.

The information contained in this page is accurate as of March, 2003.