SH student, teacher make waves at OSU
September 4, 2019
Michelle Snyder plans on making waves with her students at Sweet Home High School this year – real ones – and hopes it will be a big splash.
Both Snyder and student Megan Hager, a senior this fall, spent several weeks during the summer at the O.H. Hinsdale Wave Research Laboratory at Oregon State University. By conducting research and designing lesson plans for high school classes, they earned a grant that allowed them to purchase a 16-foot wave flume for Snyder's classroom.
The flume will allow the marine science teacher to create and measure waves, and conduct lab experiments with he...