TEACHER RESOURCES

In-Service Opportunities

Teacher In-services can be scheduled throughout the year either through the Delaware Teacher Center or by calling the Museum's Education Division, at 302-658-9111.

Teachers who have scheduled a program at the Museum or are planning one can visit the Museum free of charge before their trip. Please call the Education Division to inform us of your visit.

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Seeing Science Everywhere


The Seeing Science Everywhere program teaches early childhood educators how to promote the process of scientific inquiry and implement the Seeing Science Everywhere lessons in their preschool classrooms. This workshop focuses on common topics in Early Learning providing opportunities for hands-on exploration. Participants receive complimentary samples of Seeing Science Everywhere Lessons and an introduction to the PNC Grow Up Great Lesson Center. The sessions can be taken individually for $20.00 each.

Seeing Science Everywhere: Seasons and Weather
Tuesday, October 7, 2014   6:00 – 9:00 PM at the Delaware Museum of Natural History:  3 quality credit hours

Seeing Science Everywhere: Habitats and Animals
Tuesday, October 14, 2014   6:00 – 9:00 PM at the Delaware Museum of Natural History:  3 quality credit hours

Seeing Science Everywhere: How Things Grow
Tuesday, October 21, 2014   6:00 – 9:00 PM at the Delaware Museum of Natural History:  3 quality credit hours

REGISTER HERE.

(Search Seeing Science Everywhere to find each of the registration pages.)

New Course Offering:

Healthy Together: Teaching Nutrition and Healthy Living to Preschool Children This two hour course explores effective ways to teach healthy eating habits, exercise and body awareness.   Participants will receive complementary samples of lessons about Nutrition, The Five Senses and My Body sections of Seeing Science Everywhere. This Special New Saturday Morning Session will be held at the Delaware Museum of Natural History.

Saturday, November 8, 2014 from 9:30 - 11:30 AM. Cost  $20.00 Light Breakfast included.

In-Service Outreaches:

The Delaware Museum of Natural History is NOW offering in service programs at your site, designed to meet your needs.  We can create programs specific to your students and/or curricular needs or interests. We also offer an array of training sessions from Seeing Science Everywhere, a hands-on approach that promotes inquiry based learning techniques and lessons that can be integrated into your daily routines.

Contact School Program Coordinator, Lois Lamond at llamond@delmnh.org or 302-658-9111, ex. 328 for more information.

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