Noticing Tools Professional Development

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

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Images from the Making Meaning [M2] conference at the New York Hall of Science in New York

New NGSS-Aligned Lessons

NYSCI, working with Achieve, has created 17 exemplary classroom lessons and supporting materials that are available for free on the Teacher TryScience website.

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SciPlay Summer Institute 2014

SciPlay invited 18 New York City middle school science teachers to take part in the SciPlay Summer Institute at NYSCI in August 2014. The goal was to explore the use of playground experiences to teach middle school science, such as topics on energy, simple machines, motion, and force….

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MASTER Program

Fifteen teaching residents were tinkering at Design Lab today as part of a program called MASTER – Math and Science Teacher Residency Program. MASTER is a collaboration between NYSCI, Hunter College, and New Visions for Public Schools and is funded by the National Science Foundation….

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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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