Seven scientists and 14 teachers participated in this year's ORSEA Cohort. They formed seven teams that worked together to create curriculum. For a preview of their coming lessons, view each team's Capstone Poster below:
|Cetacean||Belugas out of Balance|
|Plastic Fantastic||Prodigious Plastic Pollution|
|Rockfish||Teeming with Fish|
|Sea Lion||Sea Lion Feeding Frenzy|
|Sharkbait||Swimming on an Empty Shark Tank|
Jan 18, Jan 25, Feb 1 from 4-6PM
Team members met each other and gave presentations to each other about their work. Dr. Shawn Rowe gave a presentation on Science Communication, and Kara Allan gave presentations on NGSS and lesson structure.
Teams met online on Mondays 4-6PM to work on developing curriculum, at least once a month. Designated times:
Thursday, August 26 from 5-7PM. Teams shared their final projects in an online poster session with peers and community.