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Educator Workshop: Aeronautics 'Things That Fly'

Educator Workshop: Aeronautics 'Things That Fly'


Date: Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, 10 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.

Target audience: Formal and informal educators for grades K-12

Location: NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Von Karman Auditorium, Pasadena, Calif.

Overview: Bring the fun of "Things That Fly" into your classroom!  Construct aircraft models (kites, helicopters and gliders) and launch rockets!  Use questioning strategies and engineer redesigns to make these activities educationally challenging links to Common Core and Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS). 

Call the Educator Resource Center at 818-393-5917 to reserve your spot. This workshop is limited to 45 attendees 

This free workshop is offered through the NASA/JPL Educator Resource Center, which provides formal and informal educators with NASA resources and materials that support STEM learning. For more information, visit the Educator Resource Center page at: http://www.jpl.nasa.gov/education/index.cfm?page=115.

For a list of more upcoming educator workshops from NASA/JPL Education, visit: http://www.jpl.nasa.gov/education/index.cfm?page=387

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