West Hartford Education Association Grant: Probeware Technology For Science Inquiry in the Life Sciences
- School Year: 2021-2022
- Applicants: Patrick Foley, Lead Teacher
- School: Conard High School
- Subjects: Science
Conard High School science students will benefit greatly from the new and updated Vernier LabQuest 3 interfaces and Go Direct Sensors. These state of the art science technology tools allow students to develop advanced inquiry and reasoning skills, such as designing a plan for collecting data, analyzing data, applying mathematical routines, and connecting concepts in and across domains. These devices can be used with a variety of wireless sensors to conduct student-designed investigations related to the topics of ocean acidification, photosynthesis, cellular respiration, biological oxygen demand, primary productivity, pollution, population dynamics and physiology of the circulatory system.