Introduction to Marine Science Workshop
Date: 06/21/10 9:00 am - 06/25/10 3:00 pm
Location: Marina del Rey Middle School, Marine Science Academy

Marine science faculty and staff from UCLA, USC, and other educational institutions will provide science content information through lectures and other presentations. COSEE West staff and experienced teachers participating in the COSEE West program will present hands-on, integrative activities related to the lecture topics. All presentations will be applicable to grades 6, 7, and 8 state frameworks, content standards, and periodic assessments. However, content lectures and activities can be modified for use in elementary and high school classes.

Topics to be presented:

  • Forces and Motion
  • Forces in Fluids
  • Studying the Universe
  • Interaction of Matter
  • Bacteria and Water Quality

There will be a limit of 30 spaces open to all teachers with priority given to: middle school, 5th grade, and 9th grade teachers in Local District 3. Participants will receive a stipend of $375 for the 5 day series (for full attendance and submission of a lesson plan based on workshop content). Everyone will get a catered lunch on the last day.

Contact Name: COSEE West office at UCLA
Contact Phone: (310) 206-8247
Contact Email:

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