Scientist Stories

Grade Levels: 6-12 | Duration: 60 min

Reflect on the stories of a diverse set of role models through the Scientist Stories video series in our Solve For Earth exhibition. Students will explore their preconceived notions of scientists, connect with science careers and recognize the qualities they share with scientists.

Grade Levels: 6-12

Duration: 60 min

Concepts/Skills: Role models, careers, Innovator Mindsets

Objectives: Students will:

  • Explore their preconceived notions of the qualities or traits scientists need to possess.
  • Watch Scientist Stories videos and discuss in small groups the qualities and traits of a scientist that stood out.
  • Reflect on the scientists’ qualities that they identify with and ones they would like to develop.