Teacher Workshops

Hands-On, Minds-On Series

Interactive workshops for K-5 educators looking to create classrooms where curiosity, creativity, and critical thinking thrive.
Picture Perfect Science:

Integrate Reading and Science with Ease

Integrate engaging science investigations with your favorite picture books, chapter books, and informational texts! Save time and increase learning as you discover strategies to implement inquiry-based instruction with confidence and connect it to your reading instruction. Come with a desire to create engaging learning experiences that develop creative and critical thinking. Leave with developmentally appropriate, literature-aligned science lessons you can use right away!

Grades K-5: September 26, 2017

Science in the Elementary Grades

Engage developing minds in thinking and acting like scientists! Leverage the natural curiosity of children to deliver inquiry-based learning experiences with confidence and competence. Immerse yourself in developmentally appropriate investigations that will rekindle a passion for learning in yourself and your students. Come with a desire to create engaging learning experiences that develop creative and critical thinking. Leave with strategies and lessons you can use right away!

Budding Scientists – Grades K-2: October 16, 2017
Blooming Scientists – Grades 3-5: November 7, 2017

Inquiry Matters Series

Interactive workshops for 6-12 educators looking to inspire the next generation of innovative scientists.
Inquiry-Based Science: From Theory to Practice

Discover how to engage students in hands-on, inquiry-based science in your grade level and content area. Explore how to develop rich questions; learn how to engage students in data analysis; and gain strategies for helping students create explanations that include a thoughtfully constructed claim, evidence, and reasoning. Come with a desire to create engaging learning experiences that develop creative and critical thinking.
Leave with strategies and lessons you can use right away!