- Date Range: October 2016 - May 2017
- Times Available: Thursdays and Fridays, 10:00am & 11:45am
- Grade Levels:
6th Grade, 7th Grade, 8th Grade, 9th Grade, 10th Grade, 11th Grade, 12th Grade
- Class Size: minimum 8, maximum 30
January, February, March, April, May, October, November, December
- Requirements: Must register for program at least six weeks in advance of your group's visit.
- Fee: Oct. - Jan.: $70 per program; Feb. - May: $85 per program
- Contact: Debbie Huston at 919.707.9840
Use GIS to predict population distribution of threatened species in North Carolina. GIS refers to computer-based mapping and modeling and is one of science’s most powerful tools used to answer questions and make predictions about important issues. Using freely available data and software, learn how scientists use GIS by solving a real-world problem. This program is 1 1/2 hours. This program will be held in the Visual World Investigate Lab
Science Curriculum Correlation(s)
:7.TT.1, 8.L.2, 8.L.3, 8.TT.1, Bio.2.1, Bio.2.2, EEn.2.7, HS.TT.1
Scheduling for the 2016–2017 school year begins Thursday, August 18, 2016
. You must register for programs at least six weeks in advance of your group’s visit. To schedule this program, contact the Debbie Huston
, Scheduling Coordinator at 919.707.9840 or submit an online Scheduling Request Form.