Category Archives: Spring 2011 Newsletter

Applications for the 2011/2012 school year are now being accepted.

Please visit the Science Adventure Lab Visit Information page to learn how to apply for a visit to your school.

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Building Science Adventures

In the Fall of 2008, the Science Adventure Lab was still just an optimistic idea in the minds of a few scientists at Seattle Children’s Research Institute. But after Purchase a Miracle, Washington state’s premier grocery and drugstore fundraising campaign, … Continue reading

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How Much Sugar is in Your Drink?

As students climb on board the Science Adventure Lab, they are eager to engage in a hands-on science activity, whether that be isolating their own DNA, performing a sugar assay, learning to measure their respiratory function, or using DNA Fingerprinting … Continue reading

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Clickers: Increasing Student Participation

The Science Adventure Lab has recently added yet another high-tech piece of equipment to its repertoire: real-time student evaluation remotes, or ‘clickers’. As the instructors lead students through the lesson, questions incorporated into the presentation are displayed on the monitors, … Continue reading

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