Photos from the Hollins Elementary
Science Institute for Teachers, June, September, & October, 2008
Dr. Godard addresses group in VAC 119, our home base.
Dr. Ametepe models night and day.
with measurement in Ms. Auldridge's session.
Chinese buffet ... yum.
were not on the menu.
with circuits in Dr. Derringer's session.
model demonstrated by Llyn Sharp, VT Geosciences
Jim Beard of the Virginia Museum of Natural History leads us on a rock
hunt in the Boxley Quarry, Fieldale.
fossil found in quarry on US 460, Roanoke. See: http://www.roanoke.com/news/roanoke/wb/167776
the expansion of the universe.
out the features of the moon.
Studying the macroinvertebrates in Carvins Creek.
Dan Derringer and son, teaching about simple machines and demonstrating
the VMNH, Martinsville.
Bentley presents on classroom pets.
Gretchen Achenback, Director of Environmental Education for the Wildlife
Center of Virginia, with a screech owl..
Hollins Elementary Science Institute for Teachers is sponsored by the Hollins
University's Department of Biology, with the support of
a grant from the State Council of Higher Educationunder the Improving
Teacher Quality Program.