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NLM’s Online Playground: K-12 Science and Health Education Resources
August 14 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
This course will introduce free K-12 resources from the National Library of Medicine (NLM). Resources span a variety of subjects including biology, careers, chemistry, environmental health, forensics and medical technology, general health, genetics, health information tutorials, and HIV/AIDS. The presentation is designed as an introduction to NLM resources for K-12 professionals, public librarians, and individuals working with K-12 populations.
This course was originally created by Lydia Collins, former Consumer Health Coordinator for the NNLM Middle Atlantic Region.
By the end of the session, participants will be able to:
- Identify at least six K-12 resources from the National Library of Medicine
- Locate lesson plans to supplement current curriculum/youth programming
- Find resources for K-12 populations that can be used for homework help, research projects, and/or health and science programming