What is the Online Science-athon? The Science-athon offers elementary and middle-grade students opportunities to discover the science in their daily lives. Each event challenges students to investigate their world in ways that are engaging and fun, easy for teachers to incorporate into their teaching, and instructive. Yet, common to all of the events is that they are delivered from the Science-athon web site, result in class data that is submitted to a central database, and include the exploration of questions using displays of student-generated data.
Science-athon events include:
The Online Science-athon is sponsored by TERC's Center for Education Partnerships.
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