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MOVING HEAVY THINGS – STEM and CCSS Aligned

from Authors on Call, iNK Think Tank

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Moving big things has been a challenge forever, and the challenge has been met by clever people in thousands of surprising, creative ways. Author-Illustrator Jan Adkins will intrigue students with his knowledge of basic physics applied to human problems. His facility in drawing on-screen adds an immediacy to the presentation and welcomes interaction.

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About This Program

Cost

Interactive: $300.00
Interactive Premium: $300.00


the price is per-site and iNK Think Tank will invoice and collect the fee.

Length

Grades 1 & 2: 45 minutes Grades 3 to 6: 1 hour


Target Audience

Education: Grade(s) 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12Public Library: Library Patrons

Minimum participants:

10

Maximum participants:

60


Primary Disciplines

Industrial Technology, Social Studies/History, Language Arts/English, Mathematics, Sciences, Technology/Information Science, Literacy, Writing, Reading, Problem Solving, Gifted & Talented


Program Delivery Mode

Videoconference - H.323 (Polycom, Cisco/Tandberg, LifeSize, etc...)FieldTripZoom



Booking Information

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Provider's Cancellation Policy

No charge for cancellation due to nature. We make every effort to reschedule. $100 kill fee if cancelled within 48 hours.

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Authors on Call, iNK Think Tank

White Plains, NY
United States

The Common Core State Standards have focused attention on process and using nonfiction in the classroom. Our Authors on Call from iNK Think Tank embody the CCSS. This team uses their extraordinary breadth of knowledge to transform today's classrooms into vital centers of learning. These authors are experts in processing enormous amounts of information, sifting through it and synthesizing it into works with added value. So why not talk to these masters of 21st century skillsand let them unpack their process for your students? They are eager to share their knowledge with you and to help you inspire your students with books kids love to read about subjects you're required to teach. So far our authors include Jan Adkins, Vicki Cobb, Heather Montgomery, Roxie Munro, Dorothy Hinshaw Patent,Carla Killough McClafferty, Aline Alexander Newman, David M. Schwartz, Alexandra Siy, Steve Swinburne , Peggy Thomas, and Andrea Warren. Keep coming back as we add more authors and new programs.

Contact:
Vicki Cobb
email@vickicobb.com
9149491104

Program Details

Format

1.Describing simple machines in common human situations. They’re everywhere! An interactive survey asking students to think about the physics around them today.
2.Describing the creative solution our great-great-grandparents used to overcome weight and size without using motors.
3. How we still use simple machines to increase the power of modern machinery.

Objectives

Students will recognize simple machines around them. They’ll become more confident in ways to multiply strength. They’ll recognize how we substitute gasoline and kerosene for simple methods.

Standards Alignment

National Standards

This program incorporates all seven of the National Educational Standards
The We Dare You Video Project can also meet the standards of

NS.K-4.2 PHYSICAL SCIENCE

NS.K-4.3 LIFE SCIENCE

NS.K-4.4 EARTH AND SPACE SCIENCE

NS.K-4.6 PERSONAL AND SOCIAL PERSPECTIVES

NS.K-4.7 HISTORY OF NATURE AND SCIENCE

State Standards

TK