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Research Quest Live Archive

NHMU is pleased to make classes from its online Research Quest curriculum available to students at home during school closures nationwide.

To participate in live classes, join us Monday through Friday at 9:30 AM MDT.

If you miss a live class — or would like to do one again — no problem! You can access archived versions of the live class, facilitated by NHMU Educators, by clicking the links below.



Research Quest Live: What happened at Cleveland-Lloyd Dinosaur Quarry?

This session was originally streamed on April 1, 2020.
 

Join a virtual class with NHMU educator Tracey Collins as she leads you through the Mysteries of Cleveland-Lloyd Dinosaur Quarry and helps you conduct research for the question “What Dinosaur Did These Bones Come From?” She was also joined in Study Hall by T.J. Ferrill from the University of Utah and Jesse Pruitt from Idahol State University, who joined us to answer student questions about 3D scanning and printing.

 
To access the class:
  1. Download and print the Research Assistant Notebook for this class by clicking here.
  2. Click here to go the Research Quest Live webpage.
  3. Type the password RQArchive in the box and click submit.
  4. Choose The Mysteries of Cleveland-Lloyd Dinosaur Quarry then What happened at Cleveland-Lloyd Dinosaur Quarry?
  5. Click play in the video stream window on the top right
When you're done, visit our Research Quest Live share page to answer a few questions. We'll send your student or child a Certificate of Completion.
 
Have fun!
 
 

Research Quest Live: What Dinosaur Did These Bones Come From?  Part 2

This session was originally streamed on March 31, 2020.
 
Join a virtual class with NHMU educator Tracey Collins as she leads you through the Mysteries of Cleveland-Lloyd Dinosaur Quarry and helps you finish your research for the question “What Dinosaur Did These Bones Come From?” She was also joined in Study Hall by NHMU's Research Associate Dr. Mark Loewen who answered student questions that were submitted during the livestream class.
 
To access the class:
  1. Download and print the Research Assistant Notebook for this class by clicking here.
  2. Click here to go the Research Quest Live webpage.
  3. Type the password RQArchive in the box and click submit.
  4. Choose The Mysteries of Cleveland-Lloyd Dinosaur Quarry then What Dinosaur Did These Bones Come From?
  5. Click play in the video stream window on the top right
When you're done, visit our Research Quest Live share page to answer a few questions. We'll send your student or child a Certificate of Completion.
 
Have fun!
 
 

Research Quest Live: What Dinosaur Did These Bones Come From?  Part 1
This session was originally streamed on March 30, 2020.
 
Join a virtual class with NHMU educator Tracey Collins as she leads you through the Mysteries of Cleveland-Lloyd Dinosaur Quarry and helps you start your research for the question “What Dinosaur Did These Bones Come From?” She was also joined in Study Hall by NHMU's Paleo Prep Lab Manager, Tylor Birthisel who answered student questions that were submitted during the livestream class.
 
To access the class:
  1. Download and print the Research Assistant Notebook for this class by clicking here.
  2. Click here to go the Research Quest Live webpage.
  3. Type the password RQArchive in the box and click submit.
  4. Choose The Mysteries of Cleveland-Lloyd Dinosaur Quarry then What Dinosaur Did These Bones Come From?
  5. Click play in the video stream window on the top right
When you're done, visit our Research Quest Live share page to answer a few questions. We'll send your student or child a Certificate of Completion.
 
Have fun!
 

 

Research Quest Live: Q&A with Paleobotanist Dr. Mitchell Power

This session was originally streamed on March 27, 2020.
 
Join a live Q&A with NHMU Curator of the Garett Herbarium Dr. Mitchell Power. 
 
 
When you're done, visit our Research Quest Live share page to answer a few questions. We'll send your student or child a Certificate of Completion. 
 
Have fun!
 

 
Research Quest Live: Who Wins and Who Loses in a Rapidly Changing Forest Part 2
This session was originally streamed on March 26, 2020.
 
Join a virtual class with NHMU educator Tracey Collins as she leads you through research in Utah's beautiful Uinta Mountains. She'll guide you as you start your research for the question “Who Wins and Who Loses in a Rapidly Changing Forest?” Part 2.
 
To access the class:
  1. Download and print the Research Assistant Notebook for this class by clicking here.
  2. Click here to go the Research Quest Live webpage. 
  3. Type the password RQArchive in the box and click submit.
  4. Choose Change in the Uinta Mountains: Normal or Not? then Who Wins and Who Loses in a Rapidly Changing Forest?
  5. Click play in the video stream window on the top right.
When you're done, visit our Research Quest Live share page to answer a few questions. We'll send your student or child a Certificate of Completion. 
 
Have fun!
 

Research Quest Live: Who Wins and Who Loses in a Rapidly Changing Forest Part 1

This session was originally streamed on March 25, 2020.
 
Join a virtual class with NHMU educator Tracey Collins as she leads you through research in Utah's beautiful Uinta Mountains. She'll guide you as you start your research for the question “Who Wins and Who Loses in a Rapidly Changing Forest?” Part 1.
 
To access the class:
  1. Download and print the Research Assistant Notebook for this class by clicking here.
  2. Click here to go the Research Quest Live webpage. 
  3. Type the password RQArchive in the box and click submit.
  4. Choose Change in the Uinta Mountains: Normal or Not? then Who Wins and Who Loses in a Rapidly Changing Forest?
  5. Click play in the video stream window on the top right.
When you're done, visit our Research Quest Live share page to answer a few questions. We'll send your student or child a Certificate of Completion. 
 
Have fun!
 

 
Research Quest Live: What's Killing These Trees? Part 2 
This session was originally streamed on March 24, 2020.
 
Join a virtual class with NHMU educator Tracey Collins as she leads you through research in Utah's beautiful Uinta Mountains. She'll guide you as you complete your research for the question “What's Killing These Trees?” Part 2.
 
To access the class:
  1. Download and print the Research Assistant Notebook for this class by clicking here.
  2. Click here to go the Research Quest Live webpage. 
  3. Type the password RQArchive in the box and click submit.
  4. Choose Change in the Uinta Mountains: Normal or Not? then What's Killing These Trees? 
  5. Click play in the video stream window on the top right.
When you're done, visit our Research Quest Live share page to answer a few questions. We'll send your student or child a Certificate of Completion. 
 
Have fun!
 

 
Research Quest Live: What's Killing These Trees? Part 1
This session was originally streamed on March 23, 2020.
 
Join a virtual class with NHMU educator Tracey Collins as she leads you through research in Utah's beautiful Uinta Mountains. She'll guide you as you begin to research the question “What's Killing These Trees?” Part 1.
 
To access the class:
  1. Download and print the Research Assistant Notebook for this class by clicking here.
  2. Click here to go the Research Quest Live webpage.
  3. Type the password RQArchive in the box and click submit.
  4. Choose Change in the Uinta Mountains: Normal or Not? then What's Killing These Trees? 
  5. Click play in the video stream window on the top right.
When you're done, visit our Research Quest Live share page to answer a few questions. We'll send your student or child a Certificate of Completion. 
 
Have fun!
 

 
Research Quest Live: Q&A with Paleontologist Carrie Levitt
This session was originally streamed on March 20, 2020.
 
Join a live Q&A with NHMU Paleontology Collections Manager Carrie Levitt. 
 
 
When you're done, visit our Research Quest Live share page to answer a few questions. We'll send your student or child a Certificate of Completion. 
 
Have fun!

 
Research Quest Live: DinoLab! 
This session was originally streamed on March 19, 2020.
 
Join a virtual class with NHMU educator Tracey Collins as she leads you through the DinoLab simulator.
 
To access the class:
  1. Download and print the Research Assistant Notebook for this class by clicking here.
  2. Click here to go the Research Quest Live webpage.
  3. Type the password RQArchive in the box and click submit.
  4. Choose The Mysteries of Cleveland-Lloyd Dinosaur Quarry then What Happened at Cleveland-Lloyd Dinosaur Quarry? 
  5. Click play in the video stream window on the top right.
When you're done, visit our Research Quest Live share page to answer a few questions. We'll send your student or child a Certificate of Completion. 
 
Have fun!
 

 
Research Quest Live: What Happened at the Cleveland-Lloyd Dinosaur Quarry? 
This session was originally streamed on March 18, 2020.
 
Join a virtual class with NHMU educator Madlyn Larson as she leads you through the Mysteries of Cleveland-Lloyd Dinosaur Quarry and helps you answer the question “What Happened at the Cleveland-Lloyd Dinosaur Quarry?”
 
To access the class:
  1. Download and print the Research Assistant Notebook for this class by clicking here.
  2. Click here to go the Research Quest Live webpage.
  3. Type the password RQArchive in the box and click submit.
  4. Choose The Mysteries of Cleveland-Lloyd Dinosaur Quarry then What Happened at Cleveland-Lloyd Dinosaur Quarry? 
  5. Click play in the video stream window on the top right.
When you're done, visit our Research Quest Live share page to answer a few questions. We'll send your student or child a Certificate of Completion.
 
Have fun!
 

 
Research Quest Live: What Dinosaur Did These Bones Come From?  
This session was originally streamed on March 17, 2020.
 
Join a virtual class with NHMU educator Tracey Collins as she leads you through the Mysteries of Cleveland-Lloyd Dinosaur Quarry and helps you answer the question “What Dinosaur Did These Bones Come From?”
 
To access the class:
  1. Download and print the Research Assistant Notebook for this class by clicking here.
  2. Click here to go the Research Quest Live webpage.
  3. Type the password RQArchive in the box and click submit.
  4. Choose The Mysteries of Cleveland-Lloyd Dinosaur Quarry then What Dinosaur Did These Bones Come From?
  5. Click play in the video stream window on the top right
When you're done, visit our Research Quest Live share page to answer a few questions. We'll send your student or child a Certificate of Completion.
 
Have fun!