Venus Express E/PO Event Details

Event Name: Astrobiology Learning Institute for Instructors (ALI'I)
Event Description: The teacher workshop included teachers form mainland (10) and from Hawaii (5)from high schools and middle schools. Gave a presentation "Venus, Earth, Mars: Habitable Worlds?" followed by Venus Cloud Tracking Curriculum training in the afternoon. Clyde Koyabashigawa (Nie Valle Middle School, Honolulu) helped in going through the hands-on cloud tracking activity. Excellent response from teachers. They all said they will use it in the class-room. They loved the currilumun and the basic training.
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Event Date(s): 7 Jul 2009 -- 11 Jul 2009
Primary Presenter: Dr. Sanjay Limaye , Scientist
University of Wisconsin
+1 608 262 9541
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Event Type: Workshop
Event Location: Honolulu, Hawaii USA
Facility Where Event Occurred:
Activity Title: Habitable Worlds and Venus Cloud Tracking Curriculum Training
Activities Types: Lecture, Hands-On, Venus Cloud Tracking Curriculum
Areas Covered in Activities: Science, Math
Mission Materials Distributed: Fact Sheets, Lesson Plans
Number of People in Audience: 15
Type of Audience: Teachers  (Grade:middle and high school)
Sponsored by: Institute for Astronomy, University of Hawaii
Contact Person at Sponsor: Mary Kadooka
2680 Woodlawn Drive, Honolulu, HI 96822
808 956-7954

Last Update: June 2, 2011