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Monday, July 30 • 9:00am - 4:00pm
Earth Camp Teacher Training (Please Meet at McKinney Falls)

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Earth Camp is offered to 5th-grade classes in Title I AISD schools only.Field investigations at McKinney Falls State Park, tour of the Barton Springs Splash! Exhibit and hands-on models will be used to provide training so that fifth grade teachers can implement classroom curriculum and provide assistance at Earth Camp, (https://austintexas.gov/EarthCamp).  Earth Camp is science-based, with the primary focus on Austin watersheds, the Barton Springs Edwards Aquifer and water quality protection.   Safety in the outdoor learning environment is also included.  All content is correlated to the Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills. Please contact Susan Wall (susan.wall@austintexas.gov) for more information. Separate pre-registration required for PreCon sessions; register at http://bit.ly/asmxcon18_attend **Open to AISD staff only.

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Susan Wall

Conservation Program Manager, City of Austin Watershed Protection
I am coordinator for Earth Camp, four days of watershed and aquifer field science trips for Title I schools' fifth-graders in AISD. Teacher training is required for all teachers registered to bring classes to Earth Camp.

Monday July 30, 2018 9:00am - 4:00pm CDT
JBWN 222
  Literacy & Numeracy