10:00 – 10:45 a.m.
Susan Marie Frontczak
Scientist Marie Curie conducted experiments in the lab to discover the properties of radium. Participants in this workshop will conduct simple experiments in which they observe, make predictions, and experiment.
11:00 – 11:45 a.m.
As an animal researcher, Dian Fossey Examine live animals and animal biofacts to uncover animal secrets. Participants may wish to sketch the biofacts and animals in their journal.
noon – 1:00 p.m.
Gene Worthington: Exploring the Natural World
Teddy Roosevelt was a naturalist as heart. He loved being outdoors: hiking, hunting, and studying nature. After becoming president in 1901, he used his authority to protect wildlife and public lands. Discover the natural world on this nature walk with Gene Worthington. Using field guides, you’ll identify the plants and animals you see along the way, and make a journal of your discoveries.