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Pre Maker Faire Pop-up in the park at New York Hall of Science

Noticing Tools™ Selected as a Science Learning Challenge Winner

NYSCI’s Noticing Tools™, a suite of five math and science apps, has been selected as a Science Learning Challenge winner by NewSchools Venture Fund.

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Pre Maker Faire Pop-up in the park at New York Hall of Science

Noticing Tools™ Press

Here’s what press are saying about NYSCI’s ground-breaking suite of iPad apps.

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World Maker Faire 2015 at New York Hall of Science in Queens, New York

NYSCI Village at World Maker Faire

While you’re at World Maker Faire, be sure to bring the kids to NYSCI Village. This area consists of kid-friendly activities designed by NYSCI staff, interns and partners.

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Noticing Tools Professional Development

Learn how to incorporate NYSCI’s iPad apps and supporting activities into your classroom.

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NYSCI Rings The Nasdaq Stock Market Opening Bell

On August 17, NYSCI visited the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square to ring the Opening Bell and launch Noticing Tools™.

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NYSCI Launches Noticing Tools, Rings Opening Bell

NYSCI has launched Noticing Tools, a suite of apps that give teachers and parents a new option for using technology strategically as a tool for creative learning about complex math and science content.  To mark the occasion, NYSCI was honored with an opportunity to ring the…

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New York Hall of Science in Queens, New York

Noticing Tools Now Available in the App Store

NYSCI’s five new iPad apps will motivate students to learn fundamental math and science concepts and give teachers and parents a set of mobile resources that can inspire children’s everyday explorations in the classroom, at home, on the playground or just about anywhere else. Collectively known as Noticing Tools™, the five apps are now available in the App Store.

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The Need for Design Based Learning in Science Education

Dorothy Bennett, NYSCI’s Director of Design Based Learning in Schools, talks about young people’s desire to play and be active participants in their learning experience.

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Verizon Schools Registration for Noticing Tools

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Playground Physics

Playground Physics is an iPad app, which allows you to uncover and analyze the physics in what you do.

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Size Wise

Size Wise is an iPad app which allows you to explore ratios and proportions while making funny pictures that make things look wildly bigger and smaller than they really are.

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Volumize is an iPad app that lets you take 2D photos and make them 3-dimensional.

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Choreo Graph

Choreo Graph is an iPad app which allows you to explore graphs and coordinate geometry to choreograph some funny dance moves of an animated character you create.

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Fraction Mash

Fraction Mash is an iPad app which allows you to explore fractions while creating crazy photo mashups.

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Noticing Tools download invite

Request your invite for the pre-release download of the Noticing Tools™ app suite.

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SciPlay at Maker Faire 2014

On September 20 and 21, NYSCI hosted the 5th annual World Maker Faire New York, our biggest annual event. Described as the greatest show and tell show on earth, there were over 800 exhibits, presentations, and performances by Makers and over 85,000 visitors. This year…

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SciPlay Physics Noticing Tools: what you need to know

The SciPlay Physics Noticing Tools allow kids to notice the physics in their everyday life. The tools were designed for students and teachers in NYC to learn more about middle school physics. First, kids capture video of themselves in a performance, sport, play activity, or…

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