All posts tagged science

Science Wednesdays

New on my calendar this year — each Wednesday afternoon I am leading a Science Wednesdays group for a group of children ages 7-12, plus teen assistants.   Our small group meets weekly after school on Wednesdays in the conference room of a nonprofit group.  We enjoy the luxury of having time and materials for experimenting.   For the study […]

Asking Questions

What are the skills important for science and other disciplines?

What are some of the skills that apply across academic disciplines – from science to math to literature to history to philosophy to theology to social sciences?  What are some of the skills used in science that are equally valuable for an elementary school student doing simple experiments and a professional scientist conducting medical research? […]