Colorado PLT Workshops:


PREK-8

Where:

Florida Mesa Elementary School,

216 CO-172,

Durango, , CO 81303

When:

Friday, September 22, 2017 - 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Description:

Receive and Learn to use the exciting New Grade Level Specific E-Units (www.plt.org)

~K-2 Treemendous Science

~3-5 Energy in Ecosystems

~6-8 Carbon and Climate

 

The e-units are everything you expect from Project Learning Tree: hands-on and engaging activities that help teach students how – not what – to think about the environment and their place within it.

 

They also make teaching and learning fun with easy access to these online resources, opportunities to engage students in environmental education – even without leaving the school grounds. An effective way to stimulate students’ interest in science through engaging, hands-on lessons that are relevant to the real world.

 

Learn how to access and use our popular GREENSCHOOLS! Investigations with annual GreenWorks Grants for Preschools through High Schools

 

FREE-but send a $25 deposit check (will be returned at the workshop if expected grant funding is received).

 

To Register:

If you are a Florida Mesa teacher provide contact information in this survey (Register) and register with Lori Cheever.

If you are NOT at Florida Mesa teacher, email scrocker@colostate.edu  or call to see if there is room in this class.

We will contact you to confirm your place.

Call 303-877-7585 for more information.

Optional .5 graduate recertification credit hour. Requires additional 5 hours online coursework. Register on site.

 

This workshop is funded by ee360, a national cooperative agreement between the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, North American Association for Environmental Education, and numerous national and locally based non-profits and universities, including Project Learning Tree (PLT).

Registration:

Registration information coming soon.

For more information, call 303-877-7585.

PREK-8TH

Where:

Ft Lewis College

Durango, CO

When:

Friday, September 22, 2017 - 8:00 am to 1:00 pm

Description:

For 40 years, Project Learning Tree (PLT) has been helping educators access frequently updated environmental education activities and methods.
•science-based
•interdisciplinary
•hands-on
•fun environmental education materials and resources  that support
•Common Core
•Colorado Academic Standards, and
•other national standards.

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PLT activities include
•background and science content for teachers,
•student assessment tools,
•literature connections,
•technology extensions,
•cooperative learning, and
•differentiated instructions

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Learn about

  • New E-Units
  • GreenSchools and grants
  • Energy and Society with music and dance
  • Free Trees for Teachers

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8:00 AM-1:00 PM for students; licensed teachers wanting to earn optional 0.5 continuing education credit from will leave at 3:00.

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Cost:  Free to first 25 registered participants. Others pay $25 at workshop.

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To Register, provide contact information in this survey (Register).

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There are limited seats, so don’t delay.

We will contact you to confirm your place.

Call 303-877-7585 for more information.

 

Continuing Education Credit:

optional for licensed teachers: 0.5 available for $40; register on site . Requires additional online coursework. Register on site.

Grade Level: preK-8

Registration Deadline: September 15, 2017

This workshop is funded by ee360, a national cooperative agreement between the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, North American Association for Environmental Education, and numerous national and locally based non-profits and universities, including Project Learning Tree (PLT).

Registration:

Registration information coming soon.

For more information, call 303-877-7585.

PREK-6

Where:

Southern Ute Indian Montessori Academy, Ignacio, CO

275 Mouache Dr, Ignacio

Ignacio, CO 81137

When:

Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 9:00 am to 4:30 pm

Description:

New!! E-Units for K-2, 3-5, 6-8

 

Description: Receive and Learn to use the exciting New Grade Level Specific E-Units
K-2 Treemendous Science; 3-5 Energy in Ecosystems; 6-8 Carbon and Climate
www.plt.org

 

The e-units are everything you expect from Project Learning Tree: hands-on and engaging activities that help teach students how – not what – to think about the environment and their place within it.

 

They also make teaching and learning fun with easy access to these online resources, opportunities to engage students in environmental education – even without leaving the school grounds. An effective way to stimulate students’ interest in science through engaging, hands-on lessons that are relevant to the real world.

 

Learn how to access and use our popular GREENSCHOOLS! Investigations with annual GreenWorks Grants for Preschools through High Schools

 

FREE-but send a $25 deposit check (will be returned at the workshop if expected grant funding is received).

 

There are limited seats, so don’t delay.  Includes morning refreshments and lunch!

We will contact you to confirm your place.

Call 303-877-7585 for more information.

 

Optional .5 graduate credit hour. Register on site.

 

 

Registration:

Registration information coming soon.

For more information, call 303 877 7585.

To get more information by email, contact: scrocker@colostate.edu


*If you register and later need to cancel your registration -
Two weeks or more before workshop date: fee will be refunded less $5 for processing
Less than two weeks before workshop date: fee is non-refundable, but you may use your payment towards a future PLT workshop


Interested in having a Project Learning Tree workshop at your location? Or if you have any questions
contact Shawna Crocker, scrocker@colostate.edu or call 303-278-8822.