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Webinars with the Lawrence Hall of Science

Embedded and immersive engineering

April 7, 3:00 p.m. ET

Join this session to discover how engineering is seamlessly integrated into the Amplify Science curriculum across grades K–8. Join the curriculum designers from the Lawrence Hall of Science to experience their cutting-edge approach to engineering and its connections to the NGSS.


Amplify Science for grades K–5

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Amplify Science for grades 6–8
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In these webinars, senior leaders from the Lawrence Hall of Science provide background on the development of the NGSS-designed Amplify Science, including the philosophy, pedagogy, and research behind it.

Amplify Science experts will conduct a walkthrough of the phenomena-based program, highlighting the unit structure and key features of Amplify’s science program. The session ends with questions from participants about the program.


What's so phenomenal about phenomena?

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You’ve probably heard about phenomenon-based instruction. Figure out what this actually means and how it’s embodied in an NGSS-designed curriculum.

Lead with phenomena and the three dimensions will follow

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Explore how instructional sequences designed around real-world problems can lead students to figure out phenomena using the three dimensions of science and engineering. Leaders from the Lawrence Hall of Science will deliver this interactive presentation to showcase an example from the Hall’s research-based pedagogy and curriculum.


Embedded and immersive engineering

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Join this session to discover how engineering is seamlessly integrated into the Amplify Science curriculum across grades K–8. Join the curriculum designers from the Lawrence Hall of Science to experience their cutting-edge approach to engineering and its connections to the NGSS.

 

Webinars with Amplify Science teachers

The "Hear from an Amplify educator" series features current Amplify Science teachers sharing their experience implementing the curriculum in their classrooms. In addition, they will be covering their challenges and successes, what a week-in-the-life looks like, how they accommodate diverse learners, and more! At the end of the session, attendees will have the opportunity to engage with educators and ask questions.

Hear from an Amplify educator: Karla Orosco

7th grade teacher
NAS Lemoore, California

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Hear from an Amplify educator: Andy Devivo

4th grade teacher
Chicago, Illinois

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