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Physics From the Ground Up
July 19-23
Edmonton, Alberta

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Date: Monday, July 21


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Adaptation of Research-Based Curricular Materials for Middle-School Use
  Location: ETLC-E1-017
  Date: Monday, Jul.21
  Time: 8:20PM - 8:30PM
  Author: David E. Meltzer,
  Co-Author(s): None
  Abstract: After several decades of experience teaching undergraduate and graduate students as well as adult learners, I spent much of this past year as the 8th-grade physical-science teacher at a local middle school. I will present some of my observations regarding using and adapting research-based curricular materials for this important audience.
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