Bugscope

Session 2008-024 with Eugene Field Elementary School

Application

The School

School Name Eugene Field Elementary School
School Homepage http://www.d64.org/fie/
Location Park Ridge IL, US
Community Suburban
Type Public

The Class

Subjects Taught Science, Math, Reading, Writing, Social Studies, Health
Grades Taught 5th Grade
Number of Students 27

The Project

Project Title Bugscope 2008
Insects To Study Whatever is available
Project Description I would like for my students to interact with the scientists at the University of Illinois and use the remote instrumentation to control an electron microscope to image "bugs" at high magnification. This will be a great addition to my "small things/microscope" unit.

Miscellaneous

Where did you hear about Bugscope? I've done Bugscope in the past and my district made me aware of this opportunity.

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