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Exploring STEM at Conner Prairie 

This workshop is now full. If you would like to be put on a waiting list, please send an email to Nancy Stark, stark@connerprairie.org.

FREE Workshop
Location: Conner Prairie Welcome Center
Tuesday, September 27, 2016
1 - 4 pm

STEM education gives students an understanding of the world and develops important skills in inquiry and critical thinking. Explore how Conner Prairie’s grounds are full of STEM learning opportunities for your students at a FREE workshop on Tuesday, September 27, 2016, from 1 to 4 pm. Workshop participants are also welcome to come at 12:30 pm for a complimentary lunch.

This workshop targets teachers of grades 2-6. Professional Growth Plan points are available.

During this workshop, you can find out how Conner Prairie’s grounds offer experiences that cover many different aspects of STEM. Project-Lead-The-Way Teachers Matt Putman and Christine Floyd will lead discussions on how to find the natural connections between your curriculum standards, STEM and Conner Prairie. Curriculum ideas such as projects and activities will be presented and handouts will be provided. We will also share information about our exciting new outdoor space – Treetop Outpost.

Project Lead The Way is the nation’s leading provider of K-12 STEM programs utilizing a world-class curriculum, a high-quality teacher professional development model, and an engaged network of educators, and corporate and community partners to fulfill its mission.

If you have questions, please contact Nancy Stark, School Programs Director, at stark@connerprairie.org or call 317.776.6000 x 248.