Asheville K-12 Educator Workshop
The National Center for Science Education presents Turning Misinformation into Education: Leveraging Fake News to Teach Climate Change (hosted by The Mountain Office of The Science House)
March 17, 2020 (9am-3pm)
This workshop will lead science educators through a series of free lessons created by teachers and for teachers that tackle much of the fake news and arguments leveraged against climate change. You will also leave with ideas on how to increase student understanding of the science behind climate change through literacy, data analysis, and hands-on activities.
Mountain Satellite Office: STEM to Your Doorstep (K-12)
March 19, 2020 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Join us to explore various types of probes, technologies, and software to enhance STEM in your school. We will also explore how to integrate STEM into your specific curriculum. Participants are eligible to check out the equipment for free.
The Mountain Office Presents: Literacy and STEM (part 1)
March 23, 2020 9am-3pm
STEM activities help student build vocabulary, incorporate problem-solving skills and analyze complex text with real-world applications. Integrate literacy with the natural connections of STEM disciplines.
The Mountain Office Presents: MORE Literacy and STEM (Part II)
March 24, 2020 9am-3pm
During this session we continue to focus on how to maximize classroom time and student learning by integrating literacy and STEM.The day will be a combination of STEM learning experiences infused with literacy strategies. Can be taken as a stand alone or follow up to Part I.
The Mountain Office Presents: EVEN MORE Literacy and STEM (Part III)
March 25, 2020 (9am-3pm)
During this session we continue to focus on how to maximize classroom time and student learning by integrating literacy and STEM.The day will focus on infographics and how to enhance student’s non-literary text comprehension. Can be taken as a stand alone or follow up to Part I and Part II