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World of Waves: Waves and their Applications
Tuesday, March 12, 2019, 09:00am - 03:30pm
Contact http://www.registereastconn.org/courses/view/id/15945
Course #: 1825300335; Title: World of Waves: Waves and their Applications ; Description:

New NGSS Curriculum by JASON Learning and the Office of Naval Research



Watch our promo video here:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R4uq8T7y5Is



Build a deep, working understanding of the physics of waves and their importance in our world.
This newly released curriculum explores how sound, light and other electromagnetic waves are involved in engaging real-world phenomena, like surfing in the ocean, animal communication, and mobile networks. Meet STEM role models ranging from Navy officers to robotics engineers & rock musicians that apply the physics of waves in their work. Through immersive, hands-on learning experiences, students build:


  • Foundational content knowledge and insights into expert applications of waves

  • Critical and design thinking skills

  • Data analysis and modeling practices

  • Experience with coding and engineering applications


Jason Learning's Resources are being provided to all CT public schools for free through generous support from the CT Department of Economic and Community Development. Visitwww.jason.org/ct

for further information or contact amy@jason.org.



Participants are eligible to receive a BOSEBuild Speaker Cube Kit to pilot selected activities to explore:


  • How sound works

  • How speakers work

  • Frequency and Waveforms


Sponsored by the Office of Naval Research (ONR)

Location EASTCONN Conference Center