Welcome to Explorit
A hands-on science museum in Davis, California with the mission "to ignite and foster curiosity about science and nature through inquiry and discovery."
Visitor fun at Explorit
Summer Science Camp 2015
- Five new topics this summer.
- Campers have the option of morning or all-day sessions.
- New this year is a workshop (offered three times) for 11 through13 year olds, "Weird Water" taught by Explorit's President, Aquatic Scientist, Lars Anderson, Ph.D.
Explorit Talk Series
• March 16th, 7pm, Family Friendly Lecture: “Its All About Humming: The Ins and Outs of the UC Davis Hummingbird Health and Conservation Program” by Dr. Lisa Tell- BS, DVM. Dr Tell studies avian health in the UCD School of Veterinary Medicine. Read more about this talk
• February 9th, 7pm: "Moving Lake Tahoe - The Story of its Currents" by Geoffrey Schladow, Ph.D.
Elementary Math Workshop Collaborative
Professional Development for Classroom Teachers - Saturday February 21st, 1:30 pm - 4 pm.
Please RSVP to email@example.com, as space is limited. Workshops are organized by Leslie Banes and Chelsea Le, both experienced classroom teachers currently in UCD’s doctoral program in the School of Education.
Marble Pyramids and other “Low Floor / High Ceiling” Math Tasks Saturday February 21st, 1:30 – 4:00pm at Explorit We will be discussing one way of reaching struggling and excelling students simultaneously: through “low floor, high ceiling” math tasks. These problems have multiple points of entry and a rich invitation to deeply extend thinking. [Read More...]
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