Effective, Engaging Methods for Writing in Science
Friday, October 10, 2014 8:00 AM
Audience: Secondary science teachers;
Dates: October 14 & November 5, 2014;
Location: GVSU Allendale Campus;
Description: Designed to help teachers learn how to incorporate writing strategies into science instruction. In this two-day Writing in High School Science series, teachers will: 1) learn instructional strategies to increase student comfort and ability to write and communicate in science; 2) become familiar with the Writing across the Curriculum: Science document from MDE; 3) use these strategies in a lesson with students and share results with colleagues; Focus on argumentation.
Facilitators: Kathy Agee & Karen Meyers;
Cost: $40 for the two days; grant funds available to assist with partial substitute reimbursement costs