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Join Us at the 2005 National NSTA convention!

The Windows to the Universe staff, and the rest of the crew at the UCAR Office of Education and Outreach, will be heading to the National NSTA Convention in Dallas, March 31-April 3, 2005 to present information about our resources for teachers and hands-on activities for the classroom.

If you teach Earth science, physical science or space science, we have workshops full of hands-on activities that are just for you! Check out the lists below to find out when we will be presenting in Dallas. We hope to see you there!

Date Time Location
Classroom Tools to Explore Past, Present, and Future Climate Change March 31 5:00-6:00 Adams Mark Hotel / Lone Star Ballroom C2
Something's in the Air! Exploring the Science of Weather and Climate with NCAR Kids' Crossing March 31 5:00-6:00 Dallas Convention Center / Rm A310
In a New Light—The Color of Weather and Climate April 1 9:30-10:30 Dallas Convention Center / Rm A310
NESTA Share-a-thon I April 1 9:30-10:30 Adams Mark Hotel / Lone Star Ballroom B
NESTA Share-a-thon II April 1 11:00-12:00 Adams Mark Hotel / Lone Star Ballroom B
How I Spent my Summer Vacation: Summer Geoscience Education Workshops for Teachers at UCAR April 1 2:00-3:00 Adams Mark Hotel / State Room 4
NESTA/NAGT Earth and Space Science Share-a-thon April 2 9:30-10:30 Adams Mark Hotel / Lone Star Ballroom B
WALLS Workshop April 2 9:30-10:30 Dallas Convention Center / Rm A309

Wonderful Weather, Forecasting, and Fun on Web Weather for Kids

April 2 2:00-3:00 Dallas Convention Center / Rm A310
Magnetism Activities from Windows to the Universe April 2 5:00-6:00 Dallas Convention Center / Rm A131
What's Below the Surface? Activities for Understanding Earth, Inside and Out April 2 5:00-6:00 Adams Mark Hotel / Dallas Ballroom D2

Last modified February 16, 2005 by Lisa Gardiner.

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Windows to the Universe, a project of the National Earth Science Teachers Association, is sponsored in part is sponsored in part through grants from federal agencies (NASA and NOAA), and partnerships with affiliated organizations, including the American Geophysical Union, the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, the Earth System Information Partnership, the American Meteorological Society, the National Center for Science Education, and TERC. The American Geophysical Union and the American Geosciences Institute are Windows to the Universe Founding Partners. NESTA welcomes new Institutional Affiliates in support of our ongoing programs, as well as collaborations on new projects. Contact NESTA for more information. NASA ESIP NCSE HHMI AGU AGI AMS NOAA