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Explore Science: Earth & Space activity and content training videos

Included here are links to each activity training and content training video for the Explore Science: Earth & Space toolkits, as well as a link to the entire Explore Science: Earth & Space toolkit video album. Videos include both activity faciltation and...

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Space and Earth Informal STEM Education Project
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Explore Science: Earth & Space toolkit

Team-Based Inquiry Training Videos

This series of films is part of the NISE Network's "Team-Based Inquiry" professional development package. TBI is an approach to empowering professionals to get the data they need, when they need it, in order to improve their products and practices...

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Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network

Team-Based Inquiry Guide (evaluation capacity building tool)

Evaluation capacity building tools and resources. Team-based inquiry (TBI) is a practical approach to empowering education professionals to get the data they need, when they need it, to improve their products and practices and, ultimately, more effectively engage public and...

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Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network

Nano and Society Training Materials

Staff training materials for Nano & Society workshop. The workshop focused on preparing museum educators to engage the public in conversations about the relationship between nanotechnology and society. Workshop participants learned new hands-on activities, full-length programs, and ideas for facilitating...

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Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network

Nano 101 Intro to Nano slide presentations

Several different versions of Introduction to Nano slide presentation professional development designed to help prepare educators to engage the public in the field of nanoscale science, engineering, and technology.

  • Nano 101 powerpoint presentation slides (NanoDays training version): Nano 101 introduces educators to...
Project
Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network
Kit
NanoDays kit

NanoDays Training Materials

Staff and Volunteer training materials for NanoDays including orientation slides and materials as well as videos on best practices for how to interact with museum visitors.

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Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network
Kit
NanoDays kit

Sharing Science Workshop & Practicum Planning & Implementation Guide

This Guide provides information and resources for planning and hosting a Sharing Science Workshop & Practicum for early career researchers that will enhance their science communication skills, engage their interest in education and outreach, and prepare them for providing effective...

Project
Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network

Engaging the Public in Nano Key Concepts

"Engaging the Public in Nano" provides an overview of key concepts in nanoscale science, engineering, and technology, as identified by the NISE Network. This document is intended as a resource for educators and others who engage the public in informal...

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Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network

Training Video Library on Vimeo

The NISE Network hosts all of its videos on Vimeo. 

Training Videos playlist portfolios by STEM content:

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Network wide
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Explore Science: Earth & Space toolkit
Explore Science: Let's Do Chemistry kit
Building with Biology kit
Frankenstein kit
Explore Science: Zoom into Nano kit
NanoDays kit

Earth & Space Solar System Trading Cards Training Games

All of the games included in this guide are designed to be played with NASA’s Solar System and Beyond Trading Cards (available from solarsystem.nasa.gov). For some, you may need to print and assemble additional decks based on the number of...

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Space and Earth Informal STEM Education Project
Kit
Explore Science: Earth & Space toolkit

Let's Do Chemistry Train-the-Trainer Workshop Resources

The Let's Do Chemistry Train-the-Trainer Online Workshop is divided into five separate online modules: 1) Welcome, 2) Activity Format, 3) Activity Content, 4) Activity Facilitation, and 5) Build Your Own Training. All workshop resources are available to view and download at ...

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ChemAttitudes
Kit
Explore Science: Let's Do Chemistry kit

Apollo Lunar Landing Sites video

Apollo Lunar Landing Sites v1.0: This video gives a brief overview of the six successful Apollo moon landing missions, and the lunar landing sites chosen for each.

 

Project
Space and Earth Informal STEM Education Project
Kit
Explore Science: Earth & Space toolkit

Edu-Cathalon: A facilitation strategies and best practices training video for engaging museum visitors in STEM related content

This comedic training video highlights a few facilitation strategies and best practices that facilitators and volunteers can use while engaging a variety of museum visitors with STEM related content. The video follows three competitors in the highly anticipated Edu-Cathalon as...

Project
Space and Earth Informal STEM Education Project
Kit
Explore Science: Earth & Space toolkit

Gum and Chocolate

Gum and Chocolate is a fun (and gross!) activity in which participants can experience a chemical reaction in their mouths.

This activity involves real gum and real chocolate, which could conflict with your organization's policies around food, allergens, or chokeables...

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ChemAttitudes
Kit
Explore Science: Let's Do Chemistry kit

Atoms to Atoms Card Game - training guide and materials

Atoms to Atoms is an activity that can be used as a engaging game for training facilitators in talking about chemistry and our perceptions around it, or as a longer activity to supplement the hands-on activities in your kit.

Atoms...

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ChemAttitudes
Kit
Explore Science: Let's Do Chemistry kit

Explore Science: Let's Do Chemistry Facilitator Training Materials

These materials will help your facilitators run engaging, enjoyable chemistry activities at your event. Facilitator guides for individual activities are included on each activity's NISENet page, but this section includes additional resources for longer or more complex supplementary activities, including Atoms...

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ChemAttitudes
Kit
Explore Science: Let's Do Chemistry kit

Explore Science: Let's Do Chemistry Event Planning and Promotion Guide

Welcome to your Explore Science: Let's Do Chemistry toolkit! This section contains everything you will need to begin planning and promoting your Let's Do Chemistry event. The downloadable planning and promotion guide will walk you through your event. Also included...

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ChemAttitudes
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Explore Science: Let's Do Chemistry kit

Explore Science: Earth & Space Strategies for addressing common misconceptions videos

It can be challenging to know what ideas and experiences learners already have when they visit an informal education venue. What facilitation approaches will help them build productive and deep conceptual learning about Earth and space science? When educators anticipate...

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Space and Earth Informal STEM Education Project
Kit
Explore Science: Earth & Space toolkit

2017 Explore Science: Earth & Space Digital Toolkit

In collaboration with NASA, the NISE Network has assembled a set of engaging, hands-on Earth and space science experiences with connections to science, technology, and society.

These files contain the complete 2017 Explore Science:  Earth and Space digital toolkit, including all planning and...

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Space and Earth Informal STEM Education Project
Kit
Explore Science: Earth & Space toolkit

Frankenstein200 Activity Training Videos

These videos cover each of the Frankenstein200 hands-on activities. They will walk facilitators through the steps for setting up and running each activity, as well as the activities' backgrounds and learning objectives. Activity booklets and facilitator guides can be found on...

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Frankenstein200
Kit
Frankenstein kit

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