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Virtual Teacher Workshops


From the comfort of your own home, earn two hours of CPE credit in our upcoming monthly virtual teacher workshops! These workshops will be taught by HMNS Educators and will be available over Zoom from 6:00 – 8:00 pm.

Members: FREE
Non-members: $10.00


Fall 2022

Aramco iExplore Biodiversity (August 18th, 2022)

Discover how to engage your students in the foundational concepts of biodiversity using hands-on activities. Join us for a two-hour virtual experience, during which we will explore ecosystems, food webs, inherited traits, learned behaviors, and adaptations.

Tutankhamun (November 8th, 2022)

The discovery of Tutankhamun’s tomb in 1922 entranced the world and still does to this day. Come investigate the life, times, and treasures of King Tut while also unearthing innovative ideas to incorporate ancient Egypt in a cross-curricular way.

Hall of the Americas (December 6th, 2022)

Traverse across the Americas while participating in activities based on our wonderfully reimagined and renovated ‘Hall of the Americas’. Come on a journey with us and find out what’s new!


Spring 2023

Matter in Motion (March 21st, 2023)

A new hall dedicated to chemistry and physics is coming soon. Learn about the science “magic” of this new exhibition and explore ideas for engaging hands-on activities for the classroom.

Aramco iExplore Biodiversity (April 11th, 2023)

Discover how to engage your students in the foundational concepts of biodiversity using hands-on activities. Join us for a two-hour virtual experience, during which we will explore ecosystems, food webs, inherited traits, learned behaviors, and adaptations.

Sharks (May 9th, 2023)

Take a deep dive into sharks and learn innovative ideas for incorporating this high-interest topic into your classroom. From taxonomy and anatomy to adaptations and fossils, this class will cast a wide net!

 
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