Elementary Science Workshops

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Adoption (10/2001 - 4/2002)
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   PROM/SE Partnership

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   Workshops for K-8 Science

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K-8 Science Workshops for the 2006-2007 School Year

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[ Click here for the 2003-2004 K-8 Science Workshops archive. ]

[ Click here for the 2002-2003 K-8 Science Workshops archive. ]

[ Click here for the 2001-2002 K-8 Science Workshops archive. ]

Our Elementary Science Steering Committee (ESSC), in cooperation with our PI-CRUST Project and our district's Directors of Professional Development (Mara Lud) and Curriculum and Instructional Technology (Linda Angel-Weinberg), are seeking your ideas for science-related workshops and in-service professional development sessions that you would like to see offered during the 2006-2007 school year.

Details of these programs will be posted here as they are developed.

  1. "Doing Science Our Way"  -  an informal discussion with Mount Hope Elementary School staff about teaching and learning elementary school science using our district's adopted science curriculum materials

    1:00 - 3:00 PM    Tuesday, August 29, 2006

    Mount Hope Elementary School

  2. "Starting a New Year of Science"  -  an informal discussion with Post Oak and Gunnisonville Elementary Schools staff about teaching and learning elementary school science

    1:00 - 3:00 PM    Wednesday, August 30, 2006

    Post Oak Elementary School

  3. "Using HOBO Data Loggers and Vernier Go!Temp Probes"  -  an opportunity for LSD K-12 staff to work with and share questions and ideas about using HOBO Data Loggers and Vernier Go!Temp probes to support science teaching and learning with our students.

    8:00 - 11:00 AM    Tuesday, November 7, 2006

    Gunnisonville Elementary School

    Click here for more information.

    Click here to access notes, handouts, etc. from this workshop.

  4. "BIG Science Lessons and Science Notebooks"  -  an introduction to the "BIG Science Lessons" created by Margaret Holtschlag, followed by consideration of how they (and other experiences) can support the development and use of "science notebooks" with students in grades K-8.

    8:00 - 11:00 AM    Tuesday, March 13, 2007

    Woodcreek Magnet Elementary School  -  Library

    Click here for more information.




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