Professional Development Workshops at Your School

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Topics include but are not limited to:

Outdoors in All Seasons | Pre-k – 2nd grade

Explore the plants and animals in your schoolyard through multidisciplinary activities, experiments, art, and literature connections.

Inquiry-based Investigations in the Schoolyard | 3rd – 7th grade

Learn how to design and lead your students through open-ended inquiry science investigations using your schoolyard sidewalk, lawn and trees.

Using the School Grounds as a Classroom | all grades

Discover techniques for using plants and other natural materials in your schoolyard to increase student engagement while enhancing core curriculum.

Contact Kelly Riley at 804-262-9887 x336 or [email protected] to discuss your professional development needs.


Sprouting Success with Agriculture in the Classroom

July 23, 2018

Join the Agriculture in the Classroom team for a highly interactive workshop that will help you sprout successful learners in your PK-5 classroom. The workshop will feature cross-curricular, standards-aligned lessons and resources that use Virginia agriculture and natural resources to engage learners in science, mathematics, language arts, and social studies. Workshop participants will enjoy AITC’s hands-on minds-on activities and make-and-takes as they explore the garden and surrounding environment. Participants receive resource kits full of curriculum to start the school year.

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