CHEDTuesday, March 27, 2007

8:30 AM-11:35 AM McCormick Place North -- Room N231, Level 2, Oral
Advances in Teaching Chemistry at the Nanoscale at the K-12 Level
Organizer:George M. Bodner
Presiding:Kelly M. Hutchinson
8:30 AMIntroductory Remarks
8:35 AMUsing small-group discussions to assess student learning of nanoscale concepts
Clara S. Cahill, Shawn Y. Stevens, Namsoo Shin, Cesar Delgado, Joseph S. Krajcik, Molly Yunker
8:55 AMSeeing is believing: Middle school students' engagement and development notions of the particular nature of matter through Microscopy Camp 2005 and 2006
R. Lee Penn, Leslie Flynn
9:15 AMSize and scale curricular activities for middle school
CÚsar Delgado, Shawn Y. Stevens, Joseph S. Krajcik
9:35 AMIntermission
9:45 AMNanoscale science in a wizard's world
Jacqueline M. Bortiatynski, Andrew E. Greenberg, Dan G. Sykes, Peter C. Eklund, Thomas E. Mallouk
10:05 AMProfessional development for middle and high school teachers in nanoscale science and technology
David Sederberg, Lynn Bryan, Nicholas Giordano, Shanna Daly, William L. Fornes, Kelly M. Hutchinson, Randal Batchelor, Eric A. Hagedorn
10:25 AMMiddle and high school teachers' conceptions of model-based inquiry and design activities of nanoscale phenomena
Shanna Daly, Lynn Bryan
10:45 AMIntermission
10:55 AMAn NCLT nanoscience workshop for science teachers at Fisk University
Weijie Lu, Debbie Thomas, Warren E. Collins, Emma Tevaarwerk, Matthew Hsu, Melinda Wong, R. P. H. Chang
11:15 AMIntroduction to materials science and nanotechnology: A shared teaching/learning experience
Luis A. Avila Diaz, Leonard W Fine

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