YSDE Resumes in Canaan Valley

YSDE students and teachers reconvened today, this time at Canaan Valley Institute.  After some discussion on presentation tips, the group broke into research teams to start wrapping up their work and begin preparing presentations and research posters.

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Before dinner everyone took a virtual walk from the center of the Earth to the surface, discussing the different layers along the way and getting a sense of proportion by measuring out the distances at a scale of 1 to 6400 over the course of a kilometer-long walk. ¬†Each person placed a grain of sand on the “surface” of the earth to represent the height of a person at that scale.

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