One Day - NANO Happening program

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NANO Happening is a one-day programme. The morning session is focussed on providing balanced and up-to-date information about nanotechnologies, while the afternoon session continues with role-play activites relevant to ELSA concerns.

 

 

 

 

Time The activity Equipment and instructions
8:30–8:45 Welcome, preview of day
8:45–9:30 Video introducing the nanoscale, nano materials and nanotechnologies Video or computer with projector + instructional kit
9:30–10:00 Raising questions in order to motivate students about NT Board + instructional kit
10:00–10:15 Recess/snack
10:15-11:15 Temporary exhibition including computer based activities focused on 2-3 NT sub-areas, including actual/potential benefits and risks PCs (assumes adequate availability of PCs)
11:15-12:00 1st Workshop: What is NT? Board games (downloaded from NANOYOU portal + instructional kit)
12:00-13:00 Lunch
13:00-13:10 Introduction to afternoon’s program Cards and teacher instructions
13:10-15:30 2nd Workshop: discussing social implications through role-play
15:30-16:15 NANO-Hyde Park, with speakers’ corners: discussions/reactions to reports; conclusions/evaluation