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Week of July 14:   Teachers, Students, Science Educators, and Invited Experts

 

Monday
July 14

Tuesday
July 15

Wednesday
July 16

Thursday
July 17

Friday
July 18

7:30-8:30

Arise and breakfast at dorm; meet Grad Student Mentor (GSM)

Arise and breakfast at dorm; meet GSM

Arise and breakfast at dorm; meet GSM

Arise and breakfast at dorm; meet GSM

Arise and breakfast at dorm; meet GSM

AM 8:30-1:30

[8:30-12:30 with an hour for lunch]

University walk-about, small groups, arrive at HECC at 10:00; Welcome, then intro to podcasting and interviews:
[11 am 20 min presentation by Vaughn Bryant, followed by 40 min Q&A and podcast interview with Charles Kazelik]
Group Lunch
Teachers included

Note: Teacher Groups A, B, and C will present their cases on Monday and Tuesday.  All teachers will attend Case D, E, and F.

Groups 3-4:
Case B and Lunch

Groups 1-2:
Pollen Lab Field Trip  / interview with Dr. Bryant

Lunch in student sub groups

Teachers: 
Debrief morning case teaching
Lunch

Groups 3-4:
Case D

Groups 1-2:
Field Trip to Vegetable and Fruit Improvement Center  with Connie Sebesta

Lunch in student sub groups

Teachers: 
Debrief morning case teaching
Lunch

Groups 3-4:
Case F

Groups 1-2
Herbarium field trip 
1.5 hr / informal interview with Monique Reed or Pollen Counter (local seed store if time)

Lunch in student sub groups

Teachers: 
Debrief morning case teaching
Lunch

Groups 1-4: Podcast presentations in large group
Catered lunch for all

1:30-5:30 PM

Groups 1-2:
Case A and back to dorm

Groups 3-4:
Herbarium field trip
 
Rm 009 Butler Hall 1.5 hr / informal interview with Monique Reed  (start pm field trips ~2 pm)

(local seed store if time)
Back to dorm

Groups 1-2:
Case C and back to dorm

Groups 3-4: 
Pollen lab Field Trip Field Trip and back to dorm

Morning and afternoon groups with Dr. Biology

Groups 1-2:
Case E and back to dorm

Groups 3-4:
Holistic Gardens Field Trip
and informal interview with Dr. Joe Novack and back to dorm

Groups 1-4:
Computer Lab; work on podcasts with teacher/grad student assistance

Teachers complete ~20 min ITEST online survey

1:30-2:30 Awards, Door prizes, etc.
2:30 Dismiss students
Exit interviews
Sharing materials
Copy resources
Evaluation
4:30  Teachers Leave

5:30-6:30

Free time

Free time

Free time

Free time

 

6:30-9:30 Eve
[9:30 in dorms; doors locked and closed]

Teachers:  
Debrief afternoon case at dorm after dinner.
Groups 1-4 convene for dinner, then select from options

Teachers:  
Debrief afternoon case at dorm after dinner.
Groups 1-4 convene for dinner, then select from options

Teachers:  
Debrief afternoon case at dorm after dinner.
Groups 1-4 convene for dinner, then select from options

Groups 1-4 convene for dinner, then select from options

 

Students are required to sign up for an option

*Options
Computer Lab
Private Life of Plants
Bee Movie
Charles Kazilek

*Options
Computer Lab
Day of the Triffids
Modern Jack in beanstalk
Charles Kazilek

*Options
Computer Lab
The Thing
Little shop of horrors

*Options
Computer Lab