Science Practices in Darwin’s Garden

Open to: 6th –12th Grade Teachers
Opportunity at a Glance: Participants will explore science practices and the nature of science as described in the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) appendices F and H, through investigations conducted by Charles Darwin.  Participants will do th following during this course:

  1. Utilize primary source documents from the Museum’s Darwin Manuscripts Project, others, and live plant observations; and
  2. Explore areas including insectivory in plants.    

Our focus science concepts will be adaptation and natural selection.

This session is free and offers CTLE credits upon completion.
Key dates:  Wednesday July 21st from 9:30a.m. – 12:30p.m.
Location: This event will be held online by the American Museum of Natural History
Registration deadline: 07/21/2021
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