Saturday Science 2018-2019

Saturday Science 2018-2019

New Location: Workshops are held at
Mandela International Magnet School
1604 Agua Fria Street, Santa Fe

Coffee & Conversation – 8:30 a.m.
Workshop – 9:00 – 12:00. Begins promptly at 9:00.

Teachers will be paid for 3 hours for attending Saturday Science.

If you have any questions, please contact Susan McIntosh at:
tel: 505-231-0493

October 6, 2018
“Science at the Santa Fe Botanical Garden” – Gr K-4
Located at the Santa Fe Botanical Garden, we will expand the many opportunities to integrate literacy and life science.
Note start time on this workshop is 8:30 – not 9:00.
Instructor : Mollie Parsons – Educator

November 3, 2018
“Problem Solving with Hands-On Materials” – Gr 3-6
Participants will be solving challenging, practical math problems with materials such as toothpicks, counters, coins and index cards. Team approach, multiple solutions and pattern discovery will be emphasized. See the Workshop Flyer >
Instructor: Susan Benjamin

January 12, 2019
“Follow up for Summer Science: Assessing for Learning”
Eligible to: Any Teacher who attended our Summer Science 2018
Instructor: Pam Dresher, Educator at Bradbury Science Museum

February 9, 2019
“Kid’s + Magnets = An Amazing Attraction” – Gr K-6
Inquiry activities with emphasis on NGSS and Engineering Practices. Build models and use mathematics to represent findings.
Instructors: Mary Howard & Joan Shandler

March 9, 2019
“Science Literacy Reading & Writing” – Gr K-6
Informational reading and writing. Enhance students’ comprehension strategies when navigating science and expository text – its structure and format. Literacy strategies appropriate for the needs of ELL students.
Instructor: Diane Garber

April – TBD