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Your name: Amalya Valle
Others involved/assistants: Marine Science Teacher at St Teresa’s.
Event date/time: June 28, 2018
Event name: Marine Science Class, St Teresas
Event location: St Teresas
Event description: Marine Science Class, St Teresas
Total number of visitors: 9
Number of people engaged with: 8 student / 1 teacher
Other citizen science groups involved: None
What worked well: The teacher requested that the class was coral centered with a small section on CoralWatch but not entirely focused on CoralWatch. I bought in some coral skeletons and some other marine fossils and shells, as well as some tanks of seaweed from work that the students really enjoyed.
What didn’t work well: Nothing really. The whole event went well.
Did you have enough materials: Yes.
Any costs involved: Just transportation/fuel
Would you organize this again: HELL YES
Any future spin-offs: Definitely. But in the brainstorming phase.
Other comments: N/a
Event Social Media #tags: The teacher posted about it on the marine science teachers of Australia facebook group and seemed to get a lot of positive attention.