SCIENCE: Building Scientists: Linking Science to Other Content Areas
Class Description & Purpose:
To help elementary teachers integrate science curriculum into their classrooms to create cross-curricular units.
Participants will be able to...
To better understand how to incorporate science effectively in the elementary classroom
To walk away with a updated or drafted unit plan that includes science concepts that align to outcomes and state standards for your grade level.
To access current science resources that will assist teachers in planning and implementing their unit design.
What will we expect a participant to produce?
Participants will walk away with the beginnings of a unit design that align to both Outcomes and Colorado Academic standards.
What learning should a participant come away with?
Teachers will learn how to integrate science within the reading and writing workshops.
We want teachers to feel confident and excited about teaching science within their classrooms.
Partially designed science unit plan.
Introductory - Getting started in an area, examples of possible entry points for implementation, foundational components of a practice/strategy, or big picture thinking around a practice/strategy.
Audience: K-6 Teachers
Point of contact for class: email@example.com