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Interactive Periodic Table from Chem Talk
posted on 11:14 AM, November 25, 2022
Learn about the chemical groups, electrons, properties, and more of the elements of the Periodic Table.
Science Fair Projects and The Right Question Institute
posted on 10:51 AM, November 25, 2022
A good science fair project starts with a good question. See how the Massachusetts Science and Engineering Fair (MSEF) uses the resources from The Right Question Insitute.
Taste and smell with NOVA
posted on 12:55 PM, November 18, 2022
Use these NOVA resources to introduce students to neuroscience, chemistry, and biology concepts that explain the science behind flavor, and how smell, sight, and sound can influence the experience.
Broadcast Premier of Northern Lights-Starry Skies
posted on 12:14 PM, November 18, 2022
PBS North and Hamline University CGEE co-produced this new documentary to explore the movement to reduce light pollution through the creation of Dark Sky Places, with a focus on northern Minnesota.
Toshiba/NSTA ExploraVision Competition
posted on 10:50 AM, November 17, 2022
The Toshiba/NSTA ExploraVision competition is a perfect STEM learning tool for K-12 virtual or in person collaborative learning.
Southern Minnesota Regional Science and Engineering Fair
posted on 2:06 PM, November 16, 2022
All students in grades 3-12 in Southern Minnesota Region are eligible to participate. This is true even if your school does not currently have a formal Science Fair Program!
PLT has Native American Heritage Month Resources for Educators and Community Leaders
posted on 1:09 PM, November 10, 2022
November is Native American Heritage Month and Project Learning Tree has resources that include examples of traditional forest stewardship and a handbook that embeds the perspectives of Indigenous Peoples in teachings about Lewis and Clark’s expedition.
Crosswalk between MN Science Standards and NGSS
posted on 12:17 PM, November 10, 2022
MnCOSE22 Keynote Speaker Peter McLaren has prepared a crosswalk between MN Science Standards and NGSS
Congratulations 2022 MnSTA Science Teaching Award Winners
posted on 11:27 AM, November 10, 2022
Barbara Jacobs- Smith from Breck School is the Elementary School teacher winner, and Stephanie Harris from Washington Technology Magnet School is the Secondary School teacher winner.
Artemis I set to launch next week
posted on 2:55 PM, November 9, 2022
NASA's uncrewed Artemis I mission will test the systems that will return astronauts to the Moon.
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