Nebraska Game & Parks Commission

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Nebraska Game & Parks Commission
Aquatic WILD Educator Workshop

Aquatic WILD Educator Workshop

Tuesday, April 20th, 2021

6:00pm - 8:00pm CST

Schramm Education Center, 21502 NE-31, Gretna, NE 68028

Grace Gaard - grace.gaard@nebraska.gov - 402-416-9120

Registration start: March 23, 2021, deadline: April 17, 2021

Are you interested in connecting your students to Nebraska’s aquatic resources but don’t feel that you have the resources you need to do it? Join us for a FREE workshop where we will explore methods to engage students in science-based activities that are both fun and educational.

A member of the Project WILD family, Aquatic WILD is a high quality, easy-to-use guide for educators working with grades K-12. The curriculum and activity guide contains 55 engaging activities centered on water science. From life cycles and habitats to human impacts and issues related to aquatic resources, this guide has something for everyone.

Participants will receive:

  • The Aquatic WILD Curriculum and Activity Guide
  • Supplemental educational resources
  • Knowledge & skills to teach about wildlife and conservation
  • 2 hours of approved in-service
Growing Up WILD Educator Workshop

Growing Up WILD Educator Workshop

Thursday April 15, 2021

6:00-8:00pm

Southeast Community College- Lincoln Campus, 8800 O St, Lincoln, NE 68520

Monica Macoubrie - monica.macoubrie@nebraska.gov - 402-471-5363

Registration start: March 23, 2021, deadline: April 12, 2021

Growing up WILD provides an early foundation for developing positive attitudes and behaviors about nature and life-long social and academic skills. This award-winning early childhood curriculum guide is for educators of children ages 3-7. The guide builds on children’s sense of wonder about nature by providing age appropriate, interdisciplinary lessons. Each thematic lesson includes multiple activities which teach math, reading, letter recognition, science, social studies as well as social-emotional skills.

Participants will receive:

  • The Growing Up WILD Curriculum and Activity Guide
  • Supplemental educational resources
  • Knowledge & skills to teach littles about nature and observations
  • 2 hours of approved in-service