Dartmouth Workshop

The second workshop is taking place at Dartmouth College on November 30, 2016, in room 202 of Wilder Laboratory (home of the Department of Physics & Astronomy).  Parking is in the Dewey Lot, near the Geisel School of Medicine and Life Sciences Building.  See this PDF map.

9:00 – 9:30 — Welcome, logistics
9:30 – 10:00 — The classic problem: how many candies in the jar?
10:00 – 11:30 — Group work on “two-step” OoM problems
11:30 – 12:00 — Reviewing lesson plans from past participants
12:00 – 1:15 — Lunch
1:15 – 2:00 — Incorporating OoM into your lessons, Next Gen. Science Standards
2:00 – 3:00 — Build your own “two-step” OoM problems
3:00 – 3:30 — Engaging students in OoM (with Debbie French)
3:30 – 4:15 — Continue developing problems/lessons
4:15 – 5:00 — How-To editing, Review & wrap-up

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The first workshop took place at Dartmouth College on November 12, 2015.

Here are a few photos from the first workshop:

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The whole group.

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Working on the astronomy “two-step” problems.

 

 

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How many Starburst are in the jars?

 

 

 

 

 

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Mike DiPompeo leading a discussion.

 

 

 

 

Generating new estimation problems.

 

 

 

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Ryan Hickox leads us through solving an “expert” problem.

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