The River Starts Here
A Southeast Minnesota Water Workshop for Educators
About the workshop:
The River Starts Here Workshop is a collaborative project of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources to provide educators with the tools and resources to use water as a context for learning in the classroom—while addressing Minnesota academic standards in science, social studies, and language arts.
Registration: $35, Limit: 50
Priority registration will be given to science educators within Winona, Wabasha and Olmsted Counties.
Full schedule, pictures, registration all at: https://friendsofwhitewater.weebly.com/teacher-workshop.html
Participants will Receive:
• Instruction and hands-on participation in water-based education activities, indoors and in the field
• Sample lessons from MinnAqua, Project WET, Project Learning Tree, Project WILD, and River of Dreams curricula
• Introduction to ESRI Story Mapping and WHAF online technologies
• Tour of the Whitewater Watershed
• Catered lunch from two local farms
• Annual Minnesota State Parks Vehicle Permit valid through June, 2019 ($35 value)
• 16 CEUs
Please email Allison at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions or comments.
Whitewater State Park
19041 Highway 74
Altura, MN, 55910