Teacher Workshops & Other Programs

Grand Canyon National Park Teacher Workshops 2015-2016

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Grade Level:
Middle School: Sixth Grade through Eighth Grade
Subject:
Science

Background

Grand Canyon National Park offers teacher workshops for continuing education credit.

Registration for the 2015-2016 school-year workshops have now opened, and the registration forms may be downloaded from this webpage.

"GRAND CANYON GEOLOGY" OCTOBER 23 AND 24, 2015

Grand Canyon National Park provides an opportunity to gaze into a part of Earth's history. The rock layers and fossils help us comprehend the dynamic processes occurring on our planet. Learn techniques for teaching deep time and geologic processes, explore Grand Canyon's geologic landscape, and gain techniques for using Grand Canyon as a classroom teaching tool.

"WILD ABOUT GRAND CANYON WILDLIFE" NOVEMBER 6 AND 7, 2015

With an amazing diversity of life zones from the North Rim boreal forest to the hot deserts of the inner canyon, Grand Canyon hosts a wide range of wildlife. This workshop will explore methods of teaching students about Grand Canyon and Arizona's diversity of wildlife, and how each is adapted to thrive in the habitat they occupy. Unique endemic and rare endangered species will be discussed.

Materials

Download 2015 Teacher Workshop Information Sheet

Download 2015 Teacher Workshop Registration Form

Last updated: September 22, 2015