Videoconferencing from the Lone Star State
In the News: Urban Bobcats
Different wildlife species are appearing more frequently in our urban and suburban settings. You may have heard on the news or read in the paper that even large mammals such as bobcats have been seen in neighborhoods across the state of Texas. Join us and our bobcat guest star as we discuss their adaptations and basic needs which allow them to live in urban environments. We’ll discuss their specialized structures, habitat requirements, and ways to avoid an encounter. Don’t miss this great opportunity to see a real live bobcat!
Grades: 1st - 5th
Length: 45 minutes
April 10, 9 AM
Exploring the French Shipwreck La Belle
Animals in Space and Other Cool NASA Stuff!
Program by National Archives Fort Worth (NARA)
Do you think NASA wanted to send a pig into space? What did the original space suits look like? Find the answers to these questions and more by exploring historical NASA documents from the National Archives at Fort Worth. Learn about the development of the space program through records that were created for the Mercury, Gemini and Apollo missions.
Grades: 3rd - 6th
Length: 45 min.
Contact Mrs. Sapp if interested in this one