Published on March 12, 2014
Kathy Heise Managing Director Anne Kent Assistant Program Manager Maureen Ciarniello Associate Superintendent, Learning Services Vancouver Board of Education Dr. Paige Axelrood Founder and Chair, SRP Advisory Board
Sharing our knowledge, passion, and enthusiasm for science! Through hands-on science activities, we strive to spark curiosity and excitement for learning. Scientist in Residence Program
Focus on the experimental process of science Create opportunities to explore and discover! Scientist in Residence Program
Scientist in Residence Program Program Framework • Elementary-school based program for teachers and students from K-7 • Each scientist forms a partnership with two teachers • They co-develop and teach at least 6 and often more hands-on science lessons
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Scientist in Residence Program • Scientist in Residence Program Web Site www.scientistinresidence.ca • Physical Science • Space Science • Earth Science • Life Science
• Promotion • Through the VSB – direct communication with teachers, and through occasional media releases • Word of mouth • Website • Opportunities like today Scientist in Residence Program
• Challenges? • Busy teachers, busy parents, busy scientists! • Key word search for our website to make searching for lessons easier • And of course…. Scientist in Residence Program
Rix Family Foundation Shona Ellis Sara Harris Paige Axelrood and Ned Glick Derek Spratt (through BC Technology Foundation) Mobidia Technology CANTEST Partners in Science Acknowledgements Scientist in Residence Program Vancouver Board of Education Richmond Office BC Research / Vizon SciTec
www.scientistinresidence.ca Visits: 10,441 with 7,520 lesson plan downloads since September 2012 Visitors: 55% from Canada, 20% from the US and the rest from 123 other countries In BC: 4,151 visitors (73%), 1,943 from Vancouver (34%) Are we having an impact?
Scientist in Residence Program • The best thing I liked is the landfill (Kelly, Gr. 3, Weir) • We could learn about biodiversity, different types of soil, liquid and gas, DNA, making bread, and butter (Jessica, Gr. 2, Sir Wilfred Laurier) • The experiments we did were very creative and interesting. I had a lot of fun! (Natalie, Gr. 4, Queen Mary) • The pond poke was so much FUN! (Faith, Gr. 2, Hastings) • Having a professional scientist guide your learning really gave me the chance to ask my most tickling questions to a day to day researcher! The field study was intriguingly educational, yet it gave us a sense of fun because this program never felt like regular school (Steven, Gr. 7, Tecumseh). From the mouths of babes:
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