Grades 3 - 8
Wednesday, April 22, 2015Mountain Time9, 10, 11 a.m. & 1 p.m.
Participating in this electronic field trip is FREE at this time.
How did we get here? Charles Musiba, PhD, of the University of Colorado Denver, combines fossil evidence from both humans and mammals to explore the human evolutionary journey. He reconstructs the environments in which our ancestors lived in order to answer when and why humans began to walk upright millions of years ago.
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FILL OUT THE DISTANCE LEARNING REQUEST FORM ONLINE TODAY or call 303.370.6000, daily, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Reservations are required at least 14 days in advance.
What are the technical requirements?
Desktop Software - computer connected to the internet with a webcam, external microphone, and external speakers. Museum will provide software application.
When do we test our virtual connection?
The system must be tested two weeks in advance.
How can I prepare my students for this experience?
After watching the video, have your students write down their questions for the Scientists. Question Guidelines (PDF | 93KB)
What to do the day of your program?
Please be connected 15 minutes prior to start time for audio-video check. Please begin the broadcast with your equipment muted. Classroom teacher MUST be present in the room at ALL times during the broadcast.