University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

NSTA 2015 Chicago presentation materials now online

March 17, 2015 - 11:54pm -- Hillary Lauren

Thank you for attending our sessions at NSTA and asking great questions! If you have any other questions, please do not hesitate to ask. Click on the names below to be redirected to a page with the presentation materials.

National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) -- March 12–15, 2015

Using games to support students in the practice of "Developing and Using Models." Explore role-playing games that engage students in using models by asking questions, making predictions, and collecting and analyzing data.

Food for thought: Modeling the role of glucose. Come experience a hands-on unit that incorporates NGSS to explore metabolism, homeostasis, and health! Access to free NIH SEPA funded curriculum materials.

Math + Biology. It adds up! Explore student-driven activities that integrate key science and math practices identified in NGSS and CCSS. Activities involve data collection & analysis, graphing, and scale concepts.