Overview of the Grade 5 Elementary Science Investigations
March 29 @ 8:30 am - 11:30 am EDT
Location: CVES Conference Center at 1443 Military Turnpike, Plattsburgh
Target Audience: Principals, Curriculum coordinators, science teachers
This session is open to teachers directly responsible for administering the NYS required Curriculum Embedded Tasks (Investigations) for the Grade 5 Elementary-Level Science Test. Participants will explore the required Investigations that are the hands-on portion of the new fifth grade science exam. During this session, all four of the new tasks will be completed and participants will take a deep dive into both the teacher and student materials that accompany the Investigations. Additional time will be allotted for participants to discuss implementation ideas with colleagues from the region.
Participants will be able to:
– explain the objectives and goals of each of the four Investigations
– successfully implement each Investigation in the classroom
– identify the different supports and scaffolds that might be necessary for students to be successful with these curriculum embedded tasks
Cost: $175 To be billed through 506 Co-Ser based on 20 participant enrollment. Registration will be capped at 40 participants based on the hands-on nature of the workshop.
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