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Welcome to Metroplex Mini-CAST 2020! We can’t wait to see you at the Pat May Center on Saturday! Address: Building E 6017, 1849 Central Dr, Bedford, TX 76022

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Saturday, February 8 • 1:00pm - 2:00pm
(178) The Sun, Earth, Moon System: Observations, Models, and More!

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Why is understanding the ‘why’ of lunar phases challenging for students of all ages? Why is doing authentic observations of the moon important? How are day and night related to the phases of the moon? How can you find the moon in the daytime sky? Come explore lunar phases and more with space scientist/educator Dr. Mary Urquhart. You’ll also receive free TEKS-relevant classroom-ready resources, including the Lunar Phase Wheel developed by Dr. Urquhart at UT Dallas!

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Mary Urquhart

Associate Professor and Department Head, The University of Texas at Dallas
Dr. Mary Urquhart is an Associate Professor and Head of the Department of Science and Mathematics Education in the School of Natural Sciences and Mathematics of the University of Texas of Dallas, and an Affiliate Associate Professor of Physics. She holds degrees in Physics and Geophysics... Read More →


Saturday February 8, 2020 1:00pm - 2:00pm CST
C 208 ( Tech Center )