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.