#TROCSII18-1364237493 Essential Science for Teachers Physical Science, Grades K-6

Course Description: The Essential Science for Teachers: Physical Science course offers the participant opportunities to gain a better under-standing of specific science concepts needed for teaching important standards-based curricula about matter.  The participant is engaged in observing activities on animation, "Science Studio" student thinking, classroom demonstrations, and interviews with scientists.  Topics range from the essential properties of aluminum foil to the plasma that makes up the Sun.  This course provides numerous possibilities for the veteran teacher while enriching the knowledge base of the newcomer.