Common Core, Science and Water Education Workshop
Teaching to the common core and science standards can be achieved with the California Environmental Education Initiative Curriculum (EEI) and the Project WET (Water Education for Teachers) Curriculum and Activity Guide. Come learn by doing at this engaging teacher workshop at the County Office of Education.
Project WET: K-12th grade, Interdisciplinary, activity guide that specializes in hands-on lessons about water. Revised in 2011 in full color, onlineactivities and aligned to Common Cores standards. www.projectwet.org
California EEI: California State Board of Education approved K-12th grade curriculum uses environmental topics to meet current CA History-Social Science standards. All units also include new correlations to CCSS for Language ARts www.CaliforniaEEI.org
Other Curricula provided:
Watershed Cruzin’: An Activity Guide to Santa Cruz County Watersheds teaches classroom and field-based science activities for 4th-12th grades to help students explore their local watersheds.
Our Water Works in Santa Cruz County: An Activity Book About Our Fresh Water Resources: Through activities, drawings, poetry and math problems, this booklet tells the Santa Cruz County water story. Watershed map included.
Continuing education credit available from CSUMB.
Who should attend:K-12th Grade Teachers
Cost:$10 (includes curricula and lunch)
Make checks out to Soquel Creek Water District.
Mail to: SqCWD attn: Conservation
5180 Soquel Dr.
Soquel, CA 95073
February 22, 2014
9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Facilitators:Amity Sandage - CREEC Coordinator Region 5
Vai Campbell - Soquel Creek Water District
Tami Stolzenthaler - City of Watsonville
- Soquel Creek Water District
- City of Watsonville
- California Regional Environmental Education Community
- Resource Conservation District of Santa Cruz County
- United States Geological Survey
- California Water Education Foundation
You can view/download the flyer here for complete details.
For additional information contact Tami Stolzenthaler at 768-3107.