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Let's Explore Science at the Very Tiny Scale: The Nanoscale!

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Explore and create : Playground

This is presentation 2 of 3, at station "STEM Playground Station 2" within the playground "Mission: STEMpossible"; scroll down to see more details.

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Dr. Effat Zeidan Hatoum  

Welcome to the nano world! In this playground, we will explore science at the scale of the human DNA and learn how tiny sized nanoparticles behave so uniquely at this scale! We will dive deeper to learn about applications the nanoworld has introduced to fields of medicine and engineering.

Audience: Professional developers, Teachers, Teacher education/higher ed faculty
Skill level: Intermediate
Attendee devices: Devices not needed
Topic: Innovation in higher education
Grade level: PK-12
Subject area: Science, STEM/STEAM
ISTE Standards: For Educators:
  • Create experiences for learners to make positive, socially responsible contributions and exhibit empathetic behavior online that build relationships and community.
  • Establish a learning culture that promotes curiosity and critical examination of online resources and fosters digital literacy and media fluency.
  • Model and promote management of personal data and digital identity and protect student data privacy.


Dr. Effat Zeidan Hatoum, California Baptist University Online Div

Effat Zeidan pursued her Doctorate degree in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro joining Dr. Sandros’ research lab. Her research was focused on the development of promising ultra-sensitive nano diagnostic devices for early disease detection. She is currently a program director of general education and assistant professor of science and mathematics at California Baptist University- Online and Professional Studies Division. Her focus is on improving the quality of online science and math education through the introduction of practical learning tools and motivational learning strategies.

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