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Thursday, February 8 • 13:15 - 14:15
Aquatic Apes, Spermists, and Interspecies Love: Stories from the Annals of Science

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What happens when a dolphin falls in love with his researcher? What was the spermists vs. ovists feud all about? Is there evidence to support the aquatic ape theory? If you teach 7-12 science, you will find find something new and interesting in Reuben's collection of humorous, strange, and thought provoking stories. He will share some of his favourite stories and images, and explain how he integrates them into his teaching.

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Reuben Mahaffy

Lessons from the Science Classroom
Reuben Mahaffy is a Chemistry, Biology and General Sciences teacher with Parkland School Division. He loves avoiding his marking pile, especially when he's got some interesting new manipulative he can 3d print or a story he can research!

Thursday February 8, 2018 13:15 - 14:15 MST
Shaw CC: Salon 3 9797 Jasper Ave
  Science-sciences  Beginning Teachers
  • Chairperson Pam Arnason - Parkland #10
  • Room Details Lecture Max Capacity - 175
  • Grade Focus 7-12
  • Tags English