|Virtual Field Trips|
Science Spectrum’s Spring 2017 ITV Schedule
Regular Program Days and Times
Wednesdays and Thursdays: 9:15am 10:15am 1:00pm
Please contact Matt Davis at Region 17 to schedule ITV programs: email@example.com. Please make all reservations and cancellations at least 24 hours in advance
For any questions or comments about program content, please contact Eloralee Todd at the Science Spectrum: firstname.lastname@example.org
January 25th & 26th
Stars & Seasons
As our Earth revolves around the Sun, our closest star, the seasons and our night sky change. We will learn about Earth’s rotation, the Sun, and some of the stars we can see tonight.
February 1st & 2nd
Astronauts & Our Solar System
Have you ever wanted to travel to outer space? We will take a look at our solar system and explore how scientists and astronauts are learning more about things that are out-of-this-world!
February 8th & 9th
Earth’s Fast Changes
Erosion changes the landscape of our Earth slowly, but some things can change within a matter of minutes. We will discuss some of Earth’s fast changes including earthquakes, volcanoes, hurricanes, and more.
February 15th & 16th
Did you know we drink the same water the dinosaurs drank? We will take a look at how Earth naturally recycles water through the water cycle, and how it all starts with the Sun.
February 22nd & 23rd
Earth, Ecosystems, & Survival
Our earth is incredibly diverse. We will take a look at different types of ecosystems and how plants and animals adapt and survive in unique environments.
March 1st & 2nd
Severe Weather Awareness
Bad weather might be on its way. Let’s learn what to expect and how we can prepare ourselves and our families. We may even meet an actual meteorologist! Also, get a sneak peek at some of the activities we will have for the 11th Annual Severe Weather Awareness Day at the Science Spectrum, March 4th.
March 8th & 9th
Let’s dive into the worlds of mammals, birds, fish, and invertebrates! We’ll explore what makes each group so unique from the others, and will even have special animal guests joining us.
March 22nd & 23rd
Be the Dinosaur
Go back in time as we take an inside look at the Science Spectrum’s spring exhibit, Be the Dinosaur: Life in the Cretaceous. We will learn how dinosaurs behaved, what they ate, how they protected themselves, and how we know what we know as we look at dinosaur fossils, recreations, and more.
March 29th & 30th
Reptiles & Amphibians
From slithering to hopping, we will discuss the differences between reptiles and amphibians. We will take a closer look at some of the reptiles and amphibians here at the Science Spectrum.
|ESC 17 Scheduling Software|
The Region 17 ITV Scheduling Software lets you see currently scheduled events. From here you may see the events you are scheduled for or may join events already in the calendar. Contact Matt Davis (mdavis@esc 17.net) if you would like a username and password. You may login as "Guest" at any time.
The Region 17 ITV Network is a consortium of independent school districts and the regional education service center, formed to plan, coordinate and facilitate the cooperative development and operation of a regional integrated telecommunications network The network will enable members to better serve the population of the South Plains area of the State of Texas, to further the mission of its respective members, and to contribute to improved student learning and the overall educational and economic development of the region.