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Ripples caused by waves on a beach

Students will read a real paper that was submitted to the Royal Society by a woman in 1911, and will learn about the connection between science and the development of technology. 

Grade level(s): 
6-8
9-12
Prep time: 
10-15 minutes
In-class time: 
45-75 minutes
Portrait of Inge Lehmann

Students will learn about the life and work of geophysicist Inge Lehmann, and the behavior of seismic waves through earth's layers

Grade level(s): 
9-12
Prep time: 
15-20 minutes
In-class time: 
60-90 minutes
Portraits of Mary Somerville and Jane Marcet

Students will learn about the significance of scientific writing, the significance of two writers from the early eighteen hundreds, and will practice writing themselves. 

Grade level(s): 
9-12
Prep time: 
20-30 minutes
In-class time: 
55-105 minutes