Here’s the latest virtual field trip from Discovery Education- don’t worry about the dates and time- it will be available on demand. Please see the information below and register!
Join Discovery Education and Jr. NBA for a virtual field trip to the NBA headquarters, Madison Square Garden, and Madison Square Boys & Girls Club in New York for an inside look at how math is brought to life through careers in basketball. Meet NBA basketball players and staff who use math every day to improve the game both on and off the court.
Not everyone will be an NBA player, but anyone with a passion for sports and math can pursue a career in professional athletics. Don't miss this special opportunity to open your students' minds to viable and exciting STEM careers. Register your classroom today for this free 30-minute virtual field trip, brought to you by Discovery Education Math Techbook and Jr. NBA.
This virtual field trip is absolutely free! To register your class, click here and complete the online registration form. Once registered, you will receive information on how to view the virtual field trip on demand, anytime, starting Thursday, May 4, 2017. Click here for additional information.
During this 30-minute program, students will:
- Learn about exciting, real-world math careers specifically within the National Basketball Association.
- Hear from NBA professionals about how they put their math skills to work every day.
- Learn how to calculate points per shot based on an on-court demonstration.