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FEAST

Fun Exchanges & Activities for Science Teachers (FEAST)

Have you been looking for new, exciting, teacher-tested ideas for your science classroom? Or perhaps you’ve wanted to have a discussion about science resources, safety in the lab, or how other teachers manage a certain science demonstration or other activity? Or maybe you simply want to network with other science teachers and build a lasting friendship with other science educators. If this is what you’re looking for, we welcome you to FEAST. FEAST is truly a grass roots effort that began with a small group of about eight secondary science teachers in the fall of 2005.

Today our FEAST list has grown in size to over 200, kindergarten through 12th grade, educators. We meet six times during the school year covering topics of interest to the group. Teachers are highly encouraged to bring a five to ten minute activity to share related to the session’s topic or another aspect of science. By sharing one of your favorites, other educators will gain access to yet another engaging activity!

Sessions take place Saturday mornings from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. You’ll find our sessions to be very casual yet welcoming to all who wish to share. We hope you will join us at one of our future sessions.

FEAST Session for 2017-18

October 7
th
November 4th
February 3rd
March 3rd 
May 5th

Cost: FREE to Educators

Topic:  Science - Unplugged!
February 3rd 
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Bet YOU have that perfect science activity to engage your students without the use of technology (computers, Chromebooks, iPads…)  using materials that live in your classroom!  Do you have toothpicks, marshmallow, blocks, Legos, paper, index cards, food coloring, tape, zip lock bags…?  How have you used these materials in an art, language arts, math or engineering activity while teaching science?

It’s your time to shine!  Bring one of your favorite "unplugged” activities, any field of science, to this networking session!  Have a write-up of your lesson?  Please bring it on a flash drive or hard copy to share; your colleagues would greatly appreciate it!

RSVP
Please RSVP by January 31st using the form below, so we can get an idea how many of you will be attending. If you have any questions, contact us at: Feast@ChabotSpace.org

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