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Saturday, October 26 • 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Electromagnetic Spectrum and Satellites: Designing Antennas for Satellite Reception
Review radio theory applied to antennas. Design and build a 1/10 scale model of a Yagi antenna for receiving weather satellite transmissions; use it to explain how electromagnetic waves are received. Obtain and use other satellite technology centered lessons. Grades 9-12


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avatar for Pete Arvedson

Pete Arvedson

Editor, More Lessons from the Sky, Satellite Educators Association
High school teacher, retired - Chemistry, Biology, Physical Science, and Satellite Communications; Science Department Chair; Lead Teacher of a high school Academy of Science & Engineering, emeritus member of the California Teacher Advisory Council, Founding member of Satellite Educators Association (SEA). Author and editor of More Lessons from the Sky, a monthly lesson plan offering using satellites and remote sensing satellite data and published... Read More →
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Paula Arvedson PhD

Associate Professor, CSU Los Angeles
I am passionate about teaching -- at all grade levels, working with learners of all ages.


Saturday October 26, 2013 3:15pm - 4:15pm
Palm Springs Convention Center, Smoketree C 277 N. Avenida Caballeros, Palm Springs, CA 92262

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