What do you get when you combine 10 of the best middle school scientists in the country, Discovery Education, and 3M? You get the final event of the 2012 Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge. On Tuesday, October 16, the finalists from the challenge will make their case to be named “American’s Top Young Scientist.” You can tune in to watch the final presentations from these wonderful young students from 3:00-5:00 ET.
Visit this link to watch the finalists: www.youngscientistchallenge.com/webcast
Beyond the challenge itself, visit the site for a variety of science resources. The Teacher Tools section has lesson plans, videos, and interactives. You’ll find information about exciting science experiments and resources in the Fun Science Extras section as well. Also in this section is a link to the Science of Everyday Life site. This site has an abundance of science information for teachers, students, and families. You’ll get lost in this site exploring the activities and virtual labs that are available. Immerse yourself in science!