5th Grade Science Professional Learning Cohort

  • Science Professional Learning Cohort for 5th grade teachers in which participants will engage in face-to-face professional development, book study, Zoom learn-ing and on-site coaching.  Zoom Professional Learning Series will be recorded and presented at different times each month.

    • 2 face-to-face Professional Learning Opportunities
    • 6 Zoom Meetings
    • 2 Campus Instructional Coaching Visits
    • Unlimited telephone and email technical assistance
    • Campus Administration may attend at no cost
  • September

    • Cohort Kick-off face to face Professional Development at R3-Matter and Energy
    • Introduction to book Study “Picture-Perfect STEM Lessons, 3-5, Using Children’s Books to Inspire STEM Learning”
    • Pre-test

    October

    • Zoom Meeting-Effective Teaching Strategies for 5th Grade Science Interactive Journal
    • Campus coaching Visit - follow-up from September professional development and Zoom learning opportunities

    November

    • Zoom Meeting-Creating a 5th Grade Science Student resource Interactive Journal

    January

    • Zoom Meeting-Vocabulary Strategies for 5th Grade Science

    February

    • Zoom Meeting-STAAR-What Do 5th Grade Science Teachers Need to Know?

    March

    • Zoom Meeting-STAAR-How to Incorporate Claims, Evidence and Reasoning in the 5th Grade Science Classroom
    • Campus Coaching Visit-Follow-up from professional development and Zoom learning opportunities

    April

    • Zoom Meeting-STAAR-Foldables/Games/Graphic Organizer ideas for Effective Review for 5th Grade Science

    May

    • Professional Development
    • Post-test
    • Book Study wrap-up
    • Program Evaluation

     

Space is limited! Register before August 15!
  • For information, contact:

    Laura Deiss
    Laura Deiss
    Elementary Science Specialist
    361-573-0731 Ext.232