The first day of the first session of the pilot edition of the Youth Science Discovery Experience was yesterday. A group of 30 students from across West Virginia gathered at the Canaan Valley Institute to work with teachers and scientists on small group research projects.

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Schedule – November 11, 2010

  • 11:00am-12:15pm: Arrive at Canaan Valley Institute
  • 12:30pm: Welcome Luncheon by White Grass Cafe, Canaan Valley, WV
  • 1:45pm: Tour of CVI
  • 3:30pm: Research Team Building & Whole Group Activity
  • 6:00pm: Dinner by Sirianni’s Cafe, Davis, WV
  • 7:00pm: Bus to Blackwater Lodge
  • 8:00pm: Science Talk: Introduction to Scientific Method by Josh Stevens, NYSF
  • 9:30pm: Snacks
  • 11:00pm: Lights Out