Instructor: Carol Biskuipic-Knight
Location: Portland Community College, Sylvania Campus
Creating a learning experience for all students to meet all standards is hard work and should not be done in isolation. Moving science instruction forward at the elementary level can be difficult given school and district constraints, barriers, and limitations. What if we used the wonder of science to engage students in a meaningful pursuit of knowledge, to think and act like scientists, thus providing the impetus needed to promote language and literacy. What if we collaborated using the Next Generation Science Standards as the instructional framework for integration to develop language and literacy in all students, but especially our English Learners? Experience active engagement of phenomenon-based activities throughout this session and receive support on how to have your students be captivated, capable and committed learners who are scientifically literate!
4 Professional Development Units to be provided upon completion.
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