Teacher Night at Jefferson Lab

Region II Physical Science Teacher Night for Elementary and Middle School Teachers
April 2nd, 2014
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Come for the FUN!

You won't want to miss the annual Virginia Region II Teacher Night at Jefferson Lab! This year's focus is on physical science activities for upper elementary and middle school teachers.

Format for the Evening

Think of a Science Fair with enthusiactic students lined up at tables waiting to show you their projects... Teacher Night will be similar, except enthusiactic teachers will be waiting to share one of their favorite classroom activities with YOU! All teachers will have handouts and many will have starter supplies to accompany the handouts - that's right, FREE MATERIALS!

Activity Topics

Friction - Electrolysis - Water Cycle - Engineering Design Challenge - Exothermic Demos - Energy Conservation - Electricity - Polymers - Scientific Investigation - Science Games - Sound - Force & Motion - Periodic Table - Diffraction - Solar System - Static Electricity - Renewable Energy - Compounds & Mixtures

Who will be there?

Teachers participating in the Jefferson Science Associates' after school program, JSAT (JLab Science Activities for Teachers) will be presenting many of the activities they have used in their classrooms this year. These teachers have spent many hours learning new science and teaching methods - now they want to share it with YOU!!

Event Location

This event will be held at the Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility (Jefferson Lab) in Newport News [Download a Map] [Locate Jefferson Lab on Google Maps] [Display a QR Code for Scanning]. The address is 12000 Jefferson Avenue, Newport News, VA 23606.

How do I sign-up?

Contact Brita R. Hampton [757-269-7633 or hampton@jlab.org] before March 19th, 2014. Additional information can be found on the Teacher Night flyer.