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ENTICE Workshop: Wildlife Basics for Early Childhood Educators

July 18, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm CDT

$13

This workshop for educators of grades prekindergarten through two will provide you with the information and resources that you need to successfully teach about and observe wildlife. We’ll focus on the life history of common wildlife species, and we’ll go on a hike to look for wildlife and their signs. You’ll receive training in using basic equipment. We’ll also discuss developing wildlife habitat on your school grounds. We’ll show you how to support the teaching of several of the Illinois Early Learning and Development Standards for science and Next Generation Science Standards with your students.

You’ll take away numerous resources to use with young children when learning about nature. Professional Development Hours are available. Sponsored by the Illinois Department of Natural Resources, this workshop is part of the ENTICE (Environment and Nature Training Institute for Conservation Education) program. You’ll take away numerous resources to use with young children when learning about nature. We’ll discuss correlations with several Illinois Early Learning and Development Standards in science and Next Generation Science Standards. Professional Development Hours are available. This workshop is part of the ENTICE (Environment and Nature Training Institute for Conservation Education) program from the IDNR. Registration and Fee Required….$10 (includes a $3 convenience fee).

Details

Date:
July 18, 2018
Time:
9:00 am - 3:00 pm CDT
Cost:
$13
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.enticeworkshops.com/Registration.asp?WorkshopID=1213

Venue

Dickson Mounds Museum
10956 N. Dickson Mounds Road
Lewistown, IL 61542 United States
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Phone:
3095473721
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Organizer

ENTICE Program (IDNR Division of Education)
Phone:
217-524-4126
Email:
dnr.teachkids@illinois.gov
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