A couple of dreary days and I am sure we are all ready for some sunshine! How about getting outside with a Project Learning Tree? Please share this information with those in your networks. These workshops are open to anyone that works with youth and wants to provide engaging and hands-on activities including classroom teachers, 4-H Agents and volunteer leaders, church and youth group leaders, and homeschool educators.
I have just included the bare minimum info here, but for more detailed information please visit http://www.ces.ncsu.edu/
UPCOMING PLT WORKSHOPS
For more detailed information on workshops listed below, please visit http://www.ces.ncsu.edu/
February 3-4, 2012
PreK-8 Workshop: Energy & Society
Kathleen Clay Edwards Family Branch Library
To Register: Melanie Buckingham melanie.buckingham@
NO COST for workshop or materials. Workshop includes Friday dinner and Saturday lunch, tours of sustainable energy sites, Project Learning Tree PreK-8 Guide and the PLT Energy & Society Kit (a $35 value!).
February 17, 2012
To Register: Martha Hyde firstname.lastname@example.org
Features PreK-8 Guide and the Forests of the World module (no cost and lunch provided)
February 18, 2012
PLT Early Childhood Workshop
Goose Creek State Park
To Register: Melissa Patrick email@example.com
Features Environmental Experiences for Early Childhood and the PLT PreK-8 Guides
Cost: $10 museum member/$12 non-members. Activity Guide provided at no charge through sponsorship from the NC Forestry Association.
Materials, instruction, and activities guide are provided free of charge. Those traveling from afar can stay onsite in cabins at Howell Woods for the cost of $10/night (http://www.johnstoncc.edu/
Sustainable Forestry Teachers’ Academy
Coastal: June 25-29, 2012
Mountain: July 23-27, 2012