School Science Mentorship Workshop

Sponsors & Collaborators: 

School Education Department, Punjab

Open to all.
16 September, 2019
10:00 am to 13:00 pm
National Museum of Science and Technology, G.T. Road, Lahore

Khwarizmi Science Society (KSS) has collaborated with the School Education Department (SED), Punjab to ensure the participation of schools from all districts of Punjab in the upcoming Lahore Science Mela 2019. 36 teams of young scientists and science teachers are being supervised by the science mentors of KSS under this science mentorship  program. The teams and the mentors will come together in an orientation session at the National Museum of Science and Technology; in this workshop, the participants will be briefed on science communication techniques, expression of experimentation and lab safety. Moreover, the KSS's and other representatives will demonstrate how to effectively communicate science to a broad range of audiences. The program is scheduled as follows:


10:00 am to 10:10 am Address by Secretary School Education
10:10 am to 10:20 am  Note of Appreciation by President KSS
10:20 am to 10:30 am Address by Director NMST
10:30 am to 10:45 am "Overview of Lahore Science Mela and the Science Mentorship Program" - Dr. Sabieh Anwar
10:45 am to 11:00 am "Dramatizing Science Experiments and Demonstrations" - Dr. Mustafa
11:00 am to 11:20 am A Science Demonstration by Kumail Abbas (KSS)
11:20 am to 11:40 am A Science Show by Lalah Rukh (ScienceFuse)
11:40 am to 12:10 pm Feedback to School Teams on their Work and Progress
12:10 pm to 12:25 pm "Importance of Safety Protocols in Science Experiments" - Dr. Hira Khalid
12:25 pm to 12:40 pm Q&A Session
12:40 pm onward  Tea


Resource People: 
Dr. Sabieh Anwar
General Secretary - Khwarizmi Science Society
Kumail Abbas
Khwarizmi Science Society
Lalah Rukh
Dr. Muhammad Mustafa
Principal Science Mentor
Dr. Hira Khalid
Principal Science Mentor