UNAWE Sri Lanka

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A presentation about UNAWE Sri Lanka given by Thilina Heenatigala during the 2012 Astronomy to Inspire and Educate Young Children: EU Universe Awareness Workshop.

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<ul><li> 1. Image Credit: Google MapsThilina Heenatigala Sri Lanka.</li></ul> <p> 2. Image Credit: Google Maps 3. Kids in orphanages School students in under-represented areas School students in city schoolsUNAWE Sri Lanka Focus : 4. Image Credit: UNAWE Sri LankaUNAWE Sri Lanka Focus : Kids in orphanages 5. Image Credit: UNAWE Sri LankaUNAWE Sri Lanka Focus : School students in under-represented areas 6. Image Credit: AAA, Sri LankaUNAWE Sri Lanka Focus : School students in city schools 7. UNAWE Sri Lanka Efforts: Space Scoop 8. UNAWE Sri Lanka Efforts: Space Scoop 9. UNAWE Sri Lanka Efforts: Weekly Astronomy Quiz 10. UNAWE Sri Lanka Efforts: Weekly Astronomy Quiz 11. UNAWE Sri Lanka Efforts: Star Parties 12. UNAWE Sri Lanka Efforts: Astronomy through drama 13. UNAWE Sri Lanka Efforts: Cultural misconceptions 14. UNAWE Sri Lanka Efforts: Story Telling 15. UNAWE Sri Lanka Efforts: Ask an Astronomer 16. 90% 80% 70% 60% 50% 40% Orphanges 30% 20% Rural Schools 10% City Schools0% (out of 50 students from each category)UNAWE Sri Lanka Learning 17. Difficulties Lessons Lack of resources Follow up Teachers/Parents ignorance Adopt locally Misconceptions Do NOT push ideasUNAWE Sri Lanka Learning 18. UNAWE Sri Lanka Partners 19. UNAWE Sri Lanka Future : Collaboration! 20. Thilina Heenatigala Kavindi De Silva Rangitha KuruppuProject Manager AstronomyQuiz.info Translator (Space Scoop)UNAWE Sri Lanka Team</p>