The Mountain Office Presents: MORE Literacy and STEM (Part II)

Grade Level(s): 3-12

Date(s): December 2, 2020 9am-3pm

Location: Mountain Horticultural Crops Research & Ext. Center, 455 Research Drive, Mills River, NC 28759

Cost: $65

Description: 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.  The session will concentrate on lessons about adaptation, ecosystems, habitat conservation, natural selection, and animal behavior. Fiction and nonfiction texts are utilized during the workshop.  This workshop is recommended to be done in conjunction with Literacy and STEM(part 1) but can also be taken as a stand alone workshop.  

If you have questions about the workshop, contact Michelle Benigno (828-206-3014 / If you have questions about registration, contact LaDonna Sluder at WRESA (

Contact hours: 5

  • This workshop will be held virtually on Zoom on this date if conditions prohibit a face-to-face session.

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Contact(s): Michelle Benigno (828-206-3014/

Application Deadline: November 30, 2020