For practicing PreK–1st grade teachers
July 23–24, 20148 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
$25 for noncredit. If you choose to take this course for noncredit, you will receive a certificate of hours completed.$70 credit fee for 1 continuing education credit, available through the Colorado School of Mines.
In this follow-up workshop to Simply Science II, you will continue to build your science content knowledge while learning how to incorporate more science inquiry into your classroom. You will also have time to collaborate, brainstorm, and discuss ways to apply concepts from Simply Science I.
Reservations required.PLEASE NOTE: Registration closes three days prior to the programs. For questions regarding this course, please e-mail TeacherPrograms@dmns.org.
All programs require payment at time of registration. All sales are final unless the Museum cancels the event.
Do I have to take this course for credit?
No, you may take SSII for ECE annual training hours only, for a total of 15 hours.
Do I have to attend both days?
Yes, to receive credit and/or a certificate of hours, you are required to attend and participate in the activities on both days, from the beginning to the end of each session.
May I take the materials and distribute them to my staff?
No. The course materials are designed to link Museum resources to classroom activities. Individual teachers must participate in the course themselves to receive the full benefit.
Life Science: SC09-GR.P-S.2-GLE.1; SC09-GR.K-S.2-GLE.1; SC09-GR.1-S.2-GLE.1; SC09-GR.1-S.2-GLE.2Paleontology: Our activities incorporate the process of science, through a focus on science process skills, examining evidence, and developing a scientific approach to learning.