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STEM Ed Announcement: Project Wild
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- Subject: STEM Ed Announcement: Project Wild
- From: "Mort Sternheim" <email@example.com>
- Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2015 15:21:51 -0400
This is not a UMass Amherst program
Contact information is below.
Professional Development Workshop
Growing Up WILD: Exploring Nature with Young Children is an early
childhood education activity guide that builds on childrens sense of
wonder about nature and invites them to explore wildlife and the world
around them. Through a wide range of activities and experiences, it
provides a foundation for developing positive impressions about nature
while also building lifelong social and cognitive skills. Workshop
participants will receive a copy of the guide and certificate of
Growing Up WILDs activity guide:
Is written for early childhood educators of children ages 3-7.
Features 27 field-tested, hands-on, nature-based activities in a
full-color 11x 17 activity guide.
Includes art projects, music, conservation activities, reading and
math connections and much
Involves social, emotional, physical, language, and cognitive domains
to help foster learning and
development in all areas.
Supports developmentally appropriate practice allowing children to
learn at levels that are
individually, socially, and culturally appropriate.
Is correlated to the National Association for the Education of Young
Children (NAEYC) Standards and
the Head Start Domains.
Get Growing Up WILD:
Date: Saturday October 24, 2015 Time:
9:00 a.m. 3:30 p.m.
Location: Noble View Outdoor Center, 635 South Quarter Road, Russell
Workshop fee: $25 (pre-registration & payment required)
To register: Please contact Pam Landry at firstname.lastname@example.org or
Registration deadline October 13, 2015.
Interested in low cost overnight accommodations at Noble View? Contact
Laura Stinnette at email@example.com
*Please bring a bag lunch
*Wear clothes & shoes appropriate for indoor & outdoor activities
Pam Landry, Education Coordinator
Massachusetts Division of Fisheries & Wildlife (MassWildlife)
1 Rabbit Hill Road
Westboro, MA 01581
(508) 389-6310 (ph)
Junior Duck Stamp - www.fws.gov/juniorduck
'Connecting Children with Nature through Science and Art'
*Student, teacher, home school, and nonformal curriculum guides.
* Download FREE at www.fws.gov/juniorduck/curriculum.html
Growing Up WILD: Exploring Nature with Young Children
Workshops for early childhood educators working with children ages 3-7
Project WILD (www.projectwild.org)
Workshops for K-12 educators
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