Roger Patterson

Convention Speaker

Roger Patterson earned his B.S. Ed degree in biology from Montana State University. Formerly a high school science teacher, he became a writer of books and curriculum for Answers in Genesis. He currently serves as an education specialist at the Creation Museum and Ark Encounter and stars as “Mr. P.” in the Unlocking Science series available on

Roger Patterson "Mr. P."


Misunderstood Motion

Thursday  ~ 2 p.m. – 5 p.m. E-24 A/B

God has programmed his laws into every part of creation, but we often have misconceptions about moving objects we experience every day.

Join Mr. P from Unlocking Science as he uses cool technology to explore the laws of motion! Watch exciting demonstrations as marbles race down a track and swing through the air. Join in for a hands-on exploration of the laws God has created to keep things moving.

Saturday Session 4 ~ 10:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. E-24 A

Conversation: The Art of Teaching Science ~ Chris Davidson, Roger Patterson, Dr. Marcus Ross, & Rachael Yunis

Ever dream of an afternoon of magnifying glasses, journaling, lab coats, goggles, and deep questions from smiling, inquisitive children–only to have a disaster in your kitchen and yet another “failed” experiment? Teaching science can be an eye-opening and exciting experience. It can also be overwhelming and intimidating! Join Rachael Yunis, Dr. Marcus Ross, and Roger Patterson as they discuss the unique challenges and opportunities that science education provides to your family. Find freedom to enjoy exploring science with your children!