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August 31, 2020 - May 31, 2021

Research, Inquiry Skills & Experimentation (RISE) (Gr. 7-8) 2020-21

Online • Online Course AuroraIL  60506 Organized by Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy
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This course is intended for students who are interested in pursuing a higher-level, year long, in-depth study of a science topic of their choosing. Successful students in this course will be self-motivated and independent learners. This course will give students the opportunity to participate in the community of scientific research and scholarship. Course Benefits: Learn the skills necessary to conduct independent research and report your findings; Choose a topic of your own interest; Collaborate with other high school students involved in independent research; Connect with a research expert in your field of inquiry as an e-mentor; Conduct authentic research-Present your research findings at various regional/state venues-Select colleges and universities are seeking independent research experience from top candidates. Linked to the standards: Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS); College Readiness Standards (CRS); Common Core State Literacy in Science and Technical Subjects and Writing, and Writing for Literacy in Science and Technical Subjects: Research to Build and Present Knowledge Course Specifics: RISE is an online, non-credit bearing course. Access to a computer with internet capabilities is necessary. There will be a significant writing component to this course. Duration: Two semesters


August 31, 2020 - May 31, 2021

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday

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