Friday, April 28, 2023

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. 

Format & Length  in person*, 6 hours

Audience: 5th and 6th grade educators

Curriculum: Project Learning Tree’s Explore your Environment guide for K-8


In this workshop, 5th-6th grade educators will be introduced to lessons and activities that focus on what educators can do before/after outdoor school to prepare their students and extend the learning that happens at outdoor school. To support this learning extension, participants will explore activities from Project Learning Tree’s Explore Your Environment Activity Guide that are low prep and address relevant NGSS standards, while allowing students to spend time in nature. We will focus on the benefits of taking advantage of outside spaces to enhance student learning. 

This workshop is brought to you by: OSU Extension Service Outdoor School program, Oregon Forest Resources Institute (OFRI), and Oregon Natural Resources Education Program (ONREP). 

Registration required. Offered at no cost to Oregon educators. PDUs available. Substitute reimbursement available on teacher workdays.

Stipend: A $100 stipend is available from OSU Extension Service Outdoor School to support the attendance of eligible educators who are not being compensated by their employer for the time they attend the workshop. Please contact with questions about stipend eligibility. 

Registration for this workshop has closed. 

* COVID-19 Information for in-person ONREP Workshops

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Detailed information for this workshop will be shared in the workshop confirmation which is sent to registrants prior to the workshop.

Clackamas, OR