Colorado PLT Workshops:


EARLY CHILDHOOD EXPERIENCES

ECE Weld County Rescheduled

Where:

United Way of Weld County

814 9th Street

Greeley, CO 80632

When:

Saturday, April 29, 2017 - 9:00 am to 12:00 noon

Description:

This award winning workshop integrates nature-based exploration, art, literature, math, music and movement, healthy thematic snacks, and outdoor play into early childhood education programs at school and home. It allows children to explore, discover, and communicate in expressive ways. Your registration fee includes the PLT early childhood guide book and CD, practice with our experiential activities, and “make and take” supplies that will enable you to begin using these activities in your classrooms right away! This national program is an approved early childhood training and curriculum, used in preschool programs, including Head Start, across the country.

Learn how to use PLT to:
*Reconnect your youngest learners with nature
*Explore the natural world, share experiences, make memories
*Match literature, music, and dance to their outdoor experiences
*Create tasty thematic snacks and crafts that reinforce environmental and educational concepts.
*Help your preschooler get ready for kindergarten and beyond with critical, developmentally-appropriate experiences in your own yard or local park.

Special rate for attendees of the Love to Learn or Nature of Play Conference is $30--use discount code: conf

To avoid the small transaction fee, send a check made out to CSFS and send to Colorado Project Learning Tree, 119 W. 119th Dr. Broomfield, CO 80021. Email csfs_plt@colostate.edu to notify us BEFORE 4-27-17 of the "check in the mail" so we can pack materials for you.

For additional information contact Judith, host at United Way, at 970-304-6191.

Cost:

$35 unless attended Love to Learn or Nature of Play Conference, then $30.

Continuing Education Credit:

certificate

Grade Level: 3 to 6 year olds

Registration Deadline: April 27, 2017

Registration:

Click here to register for this workshop.

Call 303-278-8822 for more information or to register by check.

For registration help or other information, email: csfs_plt@colostate.edu


For more information about Early Childhood Experiences (ECE) Click Here


EARLY CHILDHOOD EXPERIENCES

Where:

Ascension Children’s Learning Center

2505 N. Circle Drive

Colorado Springs, CO 0909

When:

Saturday, April 29, 2017 - 8:30 am to 12:30 pm

Description:

This award winning workshop integrates nature-based exploration, art, literature, math, music and movement, healthy thematic snacks, and outdoor play into early childhood education programs at school and home. It allows children to explore, discover, and communicate in expressive ways. Your registration fee includes the PLT early childhood guide book and CD, practice with our experiential activities, and “make and take” supplies that will enable you to begin using these activities in your classrooms right away! This national program is an approved early childhood training and curriculum, used in preschool programs, including Head Start, across the country.

.Learn how to use PLT to:
*Reconnect your youngest learners with nature
*Explore the natural world, share experiences, make memories
*Match literature, music, and dance to their outdoor experiences
*Create tasty thematic snacks and crafts that reinforce environmental and educational concepts.
*Help your preschooler get ready for kindergarten and beyond with critical, developmentally-appropriate experiences in your own yard or local park.

To avoid the small transaction fee, send a check made out to CSFS and send to Colorado Project Learning Tree, 119 W. 119th Dr. Broomfield, CO 80021. Email pltcolorado@gmail.com to notify us BEFORE 4-23-17 of the "check in the mail" so we can pack materials for you.

For additional information contact Rose at 469 235 9963-304-6191, or Shawna at 303-877-7585.

Cost:

$35

Continuing Education Credit:

certificate of hours

Grade Level: Ages 3-6 years

Registration Deadline: April 22, 2017

The registration deadline has passed. You may call the office at 303-278-8822 to check availability of late registration.


For more information about Early Childhood Experiences (ECE) Click Here


GENERAL

Teaching & Learning in an Outdoor Classroom

Where:

Centennial Elementary School

Loveland, CO

This workshop is a 2 day workshop. Must attend both days.

When:

Thursday, May 4, 2017
Thursday, May 11, 2017

Description:

Thursday, May 4 & 11, 2017

4:15 PM -7:45 PM

For PreK-8th grade educators & parents: science, social studies, math, language

Investigate environmental topics such as habitats, sustainability, and interdependence as students make cross-curricular connections to history, land, and culture. Students learn to understand, appreciate, and responsibly care for our natural world through hands-on activities in indoor and outdoor settings.

Help students become empowered to make informed decisions regarding natural resources, work collaboratively, think critically, and make a difference in their homes, schools, and communities.

Learn how to use PLT to incorporate differentiated instructional strategies and literacy connections into STEM activities.

PLT activities support Colorado Academic Standards, Common Core, NGSS, and district goals: as a resource for creating sample curriculum, PLT demonstrates integration of 21st century skills, critical thinking, and effective reading and writing strategies in the content areas. Connects skills, content and concepts.


Cost:

$35, (Includes Activity Guide for all grade levels, additional materials, and Certificate of Participation.)

Continuing Education Credit:

optional; 1/2 credit Colorado School of Mines.TIC for Thompson School District Employees Register on site, day 1

Grade Level: preK-8

Registration Deadline: May 4, 2017

Registration:

Click here to register for this workshop.

Call 303-278-8822 for more information or to register by check.



*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.