Project learning Tree (k-8) & Project wild (K-12)


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  • About

    Join Grand Traverse Conservation District environmental educators for a day full of a wide variety of engaging, hands-on activities. This workshop will include professional development opportunities for teachers, summer camp staff, naturalists, scout leaders, and other environmental educators. Completion of this workshop will provide certification in the following. All educators are welcome. *You do not have to be a k-12 educator to participate in this workshop.

    Project Learning Tree (PLT) K-8: Explore your Environment offers educators a wide variety of engaging, hands-on activities, organized into grade bands: K-2, 3-5, and 6-8. Many activities also suggest variations for doing the activity with a different grade level or audience.

    Project WILD (WILD) K-12:
    A pre-K through 12 environmental and conservation education program that provides professional development opportunities for teachers and naturalists, emphasizing awareness, appreciation and understanding of wildlife and natural resources interwoven with English language arts, math and social studies.