Integrating Science, Language Arts, & Mathematics for Grades K-8
June 13-17, 2016, 8am-4pm
Weave reading, writing, and math into your science lessons utilizing select children’s literature that reinforces science concepts. In this 5-day workshop, you will review a number of science-related children’s literature selections and media and gain a myriad of resources, while participating in inquiry- based, science activities that are classroom-ready for your students.
Instructional Inquiry Strategies
June 27-28, 2016, 8:00am-4:00pm
This 2-day introductory workshop will allow you to explore the continuum of classroom strategies including guided inquiry, open inquiry, and guided discovery to discover how, when, and why to use each to be the most effective for your students. Learn practical strategies that are classroom-ready as well as engaging, empowering science explorations that can be easily implemented in your classroom.
Bridging the Gap for Science, Grades K-3
June 29-30, 2016, 8:00am-4:00pm
Explore engaging, and motivating activities for your students. This 3-day workshop examines the changes in Ohio Science content for grades Kindergarten-Third and provides classroom-ready activities to teach the new science content in an exciting and empowering way.
Bridging the Gap for Science, Grades 4-8
June 20-25, 2016, 8:00am-4:00pm
Need more engaging student explorations and activities to reinforce our “new” Ohio Life, Earth, & Physical Science standards? This 5-day workshop will show teachers in grades 4-8 ways to integrate new activities and inquiry experiences into your existing curriculum.
Project and Design Based Learning in the K-8 Science Classroom
August 8-12, 2016, 8:00am-4:00pm
Want to incorporate project-based and design- based learning units into your current curriculum but have NO idea where to start? What exactly is project-based and design-based learning anyway? This 5-day workshop will: 1. help you understand the concept of project-based and design-based learning 2. feature learning units covering Physical, Earth and Space, and Life Science content 3. connect you to many resources which allow you to implement a tried and true unit or create one yourself.
For registration and more information, visit the COSI website.