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Investigating Cell Biology  January 27th, 2014

Renee Greer, a Ph.D., Postdoctoral Scholar in the Department of Biomedical Sciences, worked closely with the SMILE program to develop lessons that would share her expertise in cellular biology at an elementary school level.  There are 7 lessons in total and they can be taught as a unit or individually.

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Schoolyard Geology  January 27th, 2014

During our 2014 Winter SMILE Teacher’s Workshop, Matt Nyman, a Professor in the College of Education at Oregon State University, shared his expertise during a session on Schoolyard Geology.  Take a look at the great resources that were shared!

Professor Nyman also recommends the website “Exploring the World of Science”:

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Tsunami in a Box  January 27th, 2014

Alicia Lyman-Holt, a staff member at the Hinsdale Wave Research Lab, led a session at the 2014 “Step up your STEM” Teacher’s Workshop and shared her expertise on Tsunamis, Civil Engineering, and the Engineering Design Cycle. Take a look at the materials that Alicia shared!