Friday, April 12
Bird’s Eye View: Exploring Human Impacts on the Environment Across the Globe Using Google Earth
Saturday, April 13
Birds Bring Your Science Class Alive
Join this group of educators from across the country for a fun experience practicing bird related science activities at a variety of hands- on -stations. Great ideas and resources for elementary and middle school teachers who want to get started right away.
Exploring Birds & Buds: Citizen Science for the Schoolyard
Motivate your students by taking them outside to learn science through simple observations of the birds and plants in your community. In this session, you’ll practice citizen science skills and get handouts you can use with your students right away.
Sunday, April 14
Meeting the Core Curriculum Standards: Grappling with Grackles Graphing!
Have your students struggled with making or interpreting graphs? In the BirdSleuth program, we encourage kids to collect and organize data about the birds that they see. You’ll learn about free online resources that will help your students create appropriate graphs that allow meaningful conclusions. Stop in and discover great ways to connect science, literacy, and math!