Nano Throughout the Year!

 Ideas for incorporating nano content into seasonal and annual events:

sun season image

 

2014 - year-long events

International Year of Crystallography: 2014

 

2015 - year-long events

International Year of Light: 2015

 

WINTER

Snow and Snowflakes:

Predictions for the New Year (January 1) 

National Bird Day (January 5)

Nuclear Science Week (January)

Valentine's Day (February 14) 

National Engineers Week (February) 

Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day (February)

Great Backyard Bird Count (mid-February)

 

SPRING

NanoDays (March 29-April 6, 2014;  March 28-April 5, 2015)

Groundwater Awareness Week (second full week in March)

World Water Day (mid-March)

World Health Day (April 7)

National Robotics Week (second week in April) 

Earth Day (April 22) and National Environmental Education Week (third week in April)

National Poetry Month (April)

National Children’s Book Week (early May) 

 

SUMMER

Sun and Sand

Summer Camp

 

FALL

Back to School (September)

Earth Science Week (second full week in October)

National Chemistry Week (third full week in October)

Metric Day (October 10th)

Halloween (October 31)

Thanksgiving (November)

Computer Science Education Week (CSEdWeek) (2nd week in December)

If you have a suggestion for an addition to this page, please contact us at nanodays@nisenet.org - thanks!