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K-12 Water Education Workshop: Connecting real life to Science, History-Social Science, and Common Core ELA

March 25 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

$10.00

Teaching to Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS), Common Core (CCSS) and History Standards and can be achieved with the California Education and the Environment Initiative Curriculum (EEI) and the Project WET (Water Education for Teachers) Curriculum and Activity Guide. Join us for this engaging workshop for K-12 teachers at the County Office of Education.

Project WET: K-12th grade activity guide that specializes in interdisciplinary, hands-on lessons about water. Revised full color edition with online activities and correlations to NGSS and Common Cores standards. http://www.projectwet.org California EEI: This California State Board of Education approved K-12th grade curriculum uses environmental topics to teach Science and History-Social Science standards. All units also include new correlations to CCSS for English Language Arts and Next Generation Science Standards. All workshop attendees will receive free EEI class sets. http://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.

The workshop costs $10 and includes lunch and curricula. Make payment payable to: Soquel Creek Water District and mail to: Soquel Creek Water District, Attn: Vai Campbell 5180 Soquel Dr. Soquel, CA 95073

Optional 0.6 continuing education credit available from CSU San Marcos for $20.

Details

Date:
March 25
Time:
8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Cost:
$10.00
Website:
https://santacruz.k12oms.org/eventdetail.php?gid=1277&id=127164

Organizer

California Regional Environmental Education Community
Phone:
(831) 466-5711
Email:
tdinsmore@santacruz.k12.ca.us
Website:
http://creec.org/regions/region-5/

Venue

Santa Cruz County Office of Education
400 Encinal Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95060-2115 United States
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Phone:
(831) 466-5600
Website:
http://www.santacruz.k12.ca.us/

Total Gallons Pledged

Together, since July 1 2015 we have committed to conserving 3868270 gallons of water a year. Your pledge will help us reach our goal of saving 7 million gallons this year, or maybe as much as the 9.6 million in pledges last year that blew our goal out of the water!

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