Educator Workshops

2018 Educator Workshops

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Using Alabama Rocks, Inquiry, and Observation to Unearth our Past

June 11, 2018 - June 13, 2018

Join us for a three day, two night experience learning about local rocks and fossils. We'll be unveiling a new locally-relevant curriculum unit, aligned with AL, TN, GA, and MS science standards and Next Generation Science Standards, that you'll be able to implement in your classroom right away.

Contact trish@campmcdowell.com for more information!Registration will be up soon!

Private Eye at Camp McDowell! January 14-15, 2018

January 14, 2018 - January 15, 2018

Private Eye is bringing one of their amazing hands-on, inquiry lead workshops to the forests and streams of Camp McDowell!

The Private Eye jeweler's loupe

—Introduced to the world of education in 1989 by Kerry Ruef. By far the best of its kind, the loupe is an almost magical, magnification tool. Along with The Private Eye process, the loupe is also a metaphor for magnifying thought. http://www.the-private-eye.com

For more information or the registration form, contact Maggie Johnston maggie@campmcdowell.com or 205-387-1806 ext 107.