People and the Planet - 2 workshops (Tempe & Tucson)

When: 
July 9, 2018 - 9:00am - July 10, 2018 - 3:00pm
Where: 
Arizona State University, Tempe & University of Arizona, Tucson

Workshop

People & the Planet: Hands-On Geography for a Growing World 

Learn about 41 innovative activities, 18 readings and 31 infographics that are fully accessible online for middle school classrooms.  Explore such topics as : Climate change, water scarcity, global wealth inequality, and more.  These hands-on strategies will keep you and your students engaged and emphasize real world problem solving.

Grade Level Focus:  6 - 8 But teachers of other grade levels may attend with the intent they will modify the lessons for their own teaching situations.

What to expect:

A download access code for Population Education’s new middle school curriculum, with over 40 lesson plans aligned to Arizona State Social Studies standards

Additional age-appropriate teaching resources and access to curriculum items

Lunch

6 recertification hours

Please bring a laptop or tablet to participate in the online activities.

 

Cost: Free but you must place a $30.00 deposit which will be returned if you attend.

 

Deadline to Register: In order to join us at this workshop, we must receive your registration, including payment, no later than 11:00 pm on Sunday, July 1, 2018.

Cancellations must be made by Sunday, July 1 or before, to have your deposit returned if you do not attend. 

Substitutions are accepted.

Because we do not control the temperature of the room or air conditioning inside, you might consider bringing a sweater (or a fan) depending on your needs for the day. 

Tempe

When: Monday, July 9, 2018 | 9am - 3:00 pm

Where: Arizona State University | Coor building | Tempe Campus

Register on-line at Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/people-and-the-planet-hands-on-geography-for-a-growing-world-tempe-tickets-41250736062

 

Tucson

When: Tuesday, July 10, 2018 | 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Where: University of Ariozna, 1033 E 6th St, Tucson, AZ 85719

Register on-line at Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/people-and-the-planet-hands-on-geography-for-a-growing-world-tucson-tickets-41254295709

 

 
Contact: 
 

For specific questions about the agenda for the day, contact Kate Anderson

kanderson@populationconnection.org

 

For questions about the general workshop, contact Gale Ekiss

Gale.Ekiss@asu.edu