Lower Columbia: FieldSTEM - Teaching Science Content with ELA Performance Tasks

Venue:

Lower Columbia: FieldSTEM - Teaching Science Content with ELA Performance Tasks

Vancouver,  

Time:

From  2019-02-23 17:00:00  to  2019-02-24 00:00:00
Event Description
We encourage you to join PEI Faculty, Nancy Skerritt, to learn how to use ELA performance tasks that incorporate science as the content. The FieldSTEM—Teaching Science Content with ELA Performance Tasks is designed for K-12 formal educators. Participants will:  Explore the integration of writing, research, and science topics through the vehicle of a performance task  Analyze the components of a task including the ELA skills being measured  Experience a performance task first hand  Explore a library of tasks that focus on FieldSTEM topics like clean water, healthy forests, and renewable energy  Be provided a “tool kit” for creating their performance tasks using science content Each participant will receive:  A link to workshop materials, planning tools, and PEI’s library of performance tasks  Support for implementing performance tasks in the classroom from PEI FieldSTEM Coordinators  Lunch is on your own.  Eligible participants can earn 6 Washington State approved Clock Hours and an opportunity to earn a $150 Implementation Stipend.