Science: The Welder Wildlife Foundation-Summer 2024

eThe Welder Wildlife Foundation’s Home on the Range workshop and Rangelands curriculum provides hands-on, active learning with many outdoor activities to help K-5th grade educators convey the importance of rangeland conservation while establishing real world connections to science.

Lessons are science based and provide engaging, student-centered activities with alternative assessments that are aligned to the core Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills and other education standards.

Each lesson includes 3-8 activities and use a variety of teaching methods including models, journaling, science investigations, Internet and computer lessons, and hands-on inquiry to meet the needs of all students. Many lessons have outdoor components including investigations of adaptations, plants, wildlife, habitat, ecology and stewardship. Lessons are easy to use and require only inexpensive and easily obtainable materials.

Each workshop participant will receive 6 hours CPE credit and the digital Rangelands guide, which contains 27 student-centered lessons using hands-on, real world science investigations.


K-5 Science and Science Leaders
Welder Wildlife
Science, Effective Schools Framework - 3.1, Effective Schools Framework - 5.1, Teaching & Learning
1 - Planning, T-TESS 1.4 - Planning: Activities 2 - Human Capital, T-PESS 2.2A - Maintains diverse and high quality work force
In-person

Free
CPE Credits: 6.00  
Registration Closes: 6/3/2024
ESC Region 13
5701 Springdale Rd.
Austin, TX 78723
Wed. 6/5/2024 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
SU2449965