Special Note: This is a three-day workshop series taking place on June 25 - 27. Each session is from 9:00 am - 3:30 pm. In order to participate, you must be able to attend all three sessions.
Science in the Park (grades preK - 2)
Explore the San Francisco Botanical Garden, the California Academy of Sciences, and Golden Gate Park. This immersive three-day workshop will provide you with the tools, techniques, and confidence to give your students meaningful outdoor learning experiences.
Learning outdoors offers great benefits for young students, developing a sense of wonder and respect for the natural world. The skills you gain in this workshop can be used to create valuable science experiences in any outdoor space, whether you are taking your students on a field trip or just visiting a street tree outside your own classroom door.
Besides gaining skills and knowledge, you will also enjoy some refreshing time as a learner in a beautiful setting with a community of your peers. What better way to start the summer?
This workshop is intended for teachers of grades preK-2. All educators are welcome.
June 25 - 27, 2019
9:00 am - 3:30 pm
Presented in partnership with the San Francisco Botanical Garden.
Quotes from past Science in the Park participants
“I'm surprised by how restorative this workshop was for me. It was so excellent to bring together my pleasure in nature, drawing, curiosity and my thinking as an educator.”
“It made science come alive for me, and helped me to make it more accessible for my students.”
"I am recommending this to the teachers at my school..it was enjoyable,fun and I was learning at the same time..thank you again for all the wonderful ideas."
"Thank you! This was a very worthwhile week personally and professionally!"
- Enjoy complimentary morning refreshments and beverages.
- Share teaching ideas with a diverse community of educators.
- Bring home the notebook that you've used throughout the workshop.
- Spend time outdoors in Golden Gate Park.
How Do I Join?
Tickets are only $75 for this three-day experience.
Reserve your spot online or by calling 877-227-3311 on any day from 8am-5pm.
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