PLT Early Childhood Workshop
9:00am - 3:30pm
NC Botanical Garden
Chapel Hill, NC
TO REGISTER: http://go.ncsu.edu/ncplt_ncbg (you will need to create an account)
Registration Deadline: March 16
Questions? Renee Strnad email@example.com
This workshop will focus on Environmental Experiences for Early Childhood and the PLT K-8 Activity Guide. Please prepare to be outside for a portion of the workshop, and bring a lunch.
Project Learning Tree (PLT) is an interdisciplinary environmental education program designed for educators of ANY background. Participants in this professional learning experience will:Receive PLT’s Environmental Experiences for Early Childhood Activity Guide and accompanying music CDReceive PLT's K-8 Activity Guide containing over 90 additional activitiesIdentify new hands-on activities to share with learners based on the five senses, the seasons of the year, and trees in your neighborhoodEngage learners through song, dance, exploration, and playExplore the Garden through the lens of PLT activitiesCreate a plan to infuse early childhood programming with environmental education learning experiencesEarn CEUs, in-service credit, or NC Environmental Education Certification hours
Pre-registration is required. There is a $20 fee for this workshop, but all participants will receive the PLT materials at no additional cost (a $45 value!). Please make a personal commitment to attend to ensure there are enough materials and space for everyone. If you must cancel, please do so in a timely manner so someone else may take your place in the workshop.