Bio Lab Basic Training for Middle School

21ST-CENTURY LAB SKILLS FOR YOUR CLASSROOM

August 9 - 10, 2017

Walter Payton College Prep

Facilitator: Liz Martinez (Illinois Math & Science Academy)

This professional development workshop, led by an expert teacher and facilitated by Northwestern University, is for middle school science teachers looking for ways to incorporate 21st-century biology skills and practices into their science curriculum. Activities include:

  • Fermentation in a Bag
  • Protein Folding Models
  • Chromotography
  • Pipette by Numbers
  • Gel Electrophoresis
  • Environmental Contamination and Biosensors
  • ​VitaYeast - exploring GMOs

Participants earn access to free lab materials and loaner equipment through the Baxter Box program.

Participants earn 18 CPDUs.

Student Level: