Science Practices in Darwin’s Garden

Open to: 6–12 Grade Teachers
Opportunity at a Glance: During this three-hour online session, participants will explore science practices and the nature of science as described in the Next Generation Science Standards (appendices F and H), through investigations conducted by Charles Darwin.  In addition, participants will do the following:

  • Will utilize primary source documents from the Museum’s Darwin Manuscripts Project and others, and live plant observations; and
  • We will 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:  Saturday October 15 from 9:30a.m. – 12:30p.m.
Location: Online
Registration deadline: Friday October 14
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