Aerospace Education Mentor
by: Robert S. "Bo" Smith
Aerospace Education Mentor (AEM)
Florida Space Research Institute (FSRI)
7:30 p.m.: Introduction and Administrative Information by Professor Marianne Barnes
7:45 p.m.: Power Point Presentation: NASA’s Space Exploration Initiative
8:30 p.m.: Activity: Identification of Igneous Rocks: Learn to use the texture and color of igneous rocks to identify typical igneous rocks and determine how the rocks were formed and the composition (source of the magma/lava) of igneous rocks. (Guided Inquiry Activity-Conceptual Change Model Lesson Plan)
9:15 p.m.: Discussion: "Hot Topics" - Questions and discussion session concerning teaching strategies, classroom management, etc.