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American Geosciences Institute (AGI)
Science fiction shows like Star Trek, Battlestar Galactica, and Stargate are not just fun adventures -- they contain a lot of real science! Your assignment is to think about how to use real science and exaggerated or imagined science to make you own science fiction television show. You will present...
Resource Type: Classroom Activities, Curricula and Instruction
Grade Level: K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
American Geosciences Institute (AGI)
View lessons and activities about science and science fiction with Jessica Esquivel, particle physicist.
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Grade Level: K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
American Geosciences Institute (AGI)
Data collection, including measurements, is the foundation of science. How do scientists know that the measurements they are making are correct, precise and accurate? How can scientists in one part of the world feel confident with the measurements of scientists in another part of the world? This...
Resource Type: Classroom Activities, Curricula and Instruction
Grade Level: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
American Geosciences Institute (AGI)
Students will use inference and interpretation of indirect observations to create a model of an object that they cannot see.
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Grade Level: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL)
In this activity, students will simulate the process NASA uses to communicate with spacecraft.
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Grade Level: K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
American Geosciences Institute (AGI)
In this investigation we introduce students to thinking about and testing their ability to study things they can't see. Students use indirect observation to investigate tiny hidden objects during their quest to identify them. As they explore objects hidden in mystery boxes such as steel wool,...
Resource Type: Classroom Activities, Curricula and Instruction
Grade Level: K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
American Geosciences Institute (AGI)
View lessons and activities about Particle Physicist, Jessica Esquivel.
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Grade Level: K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
American Geosciences Institute (AGI)
View lessons and activities about physicist Jessica Esquivel's work.
Resource Type: Classroom Activities, Curricula and Instruction
Grade Level: K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
2018, American Geosciences Institute (AGI)
Fermilab recently hosted more than 300 students from 13 schools for a special showing of Hidden Figures and a panel discussion with four Fermilab scientists, including Jessica Esquivel. This video was played as part of the panel introductions.
Resource Type: Teaching Media, Videos or Animations
Grade Level: K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
2016, American Geosciences Institute (AGI)
Why I Love Neutrinos is a series spotlighting those mysterious, abundant, ghostly particles that are all around us. This installment features Jessica Esquivel of Syracuse University. For more information on neutrinos, visit the Fermilab website.
Resource Type: Teaching Media, Videos or Animations
Grade Level: K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12

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