Effective, Engaging Methods for Writing in Science

Date: Tuesday, October 14, 2014 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location: MAK C-1-130

  • 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

Brochure and Registration


Contact

Kathy Agee

ageek@gvsu.edu

616.331.3031


Effective, Engaging Methods for Writing in Science