Summer Climate Change Learning Collaborative Workshop Agendas

Monday, August 5: Climate Change’s Impact on Weather

8:00 – 8:30

Breakfast for overnight guests

8:30 – 9:00

Teacher toolkit pick up / Stipend paperwork / Light breakfast

9:00 – 9:30

Welcome to NJSOC
Introduction of presenters and attendees
Session Resources
Who’s on your “team”? activity
“Who do you love?” activity
NJ Climate Change Standards and Grade Bands

Tanya Sulikowski, Director of Education, NJ School of Conservation

9:30 – 10:15

Coffee & Climate Science
Topic: Weather

Bruce Taterka, Mendham High School (Retired)

10:30 – 11:45

Climate Change and Literacy

Jill Mills, Summit Public Schools Library Media Specialist

12:00 – 12:45

Lunch

1:00 – 2:15

Science Poetry

Nancy S. Gorell, English & Creative Writing, Morristown High School (Retired) and Author

2:30 – 3:45

PLT: Tree Cookies
Project WET: “Weather” to Vacation

Erin Colfax, Science Integrationist, Unity Charter School

3:45 – 4:00

Reflection and Share Out
Evolution of Teaching  Practice
Acknowledgements / Gratitudes

4:00 – 5:30

Departure / Snack & Break for overnighters / Check in arriving guests

5:45 – 6:45

 Weathering the “Storm” of Climate Change

Dr. Christine Fugger, School Psychologist, Lenape Valley High School and Adjunct Professor, Fairleigh Dickinson University

7:00

Dinner

8:00 – ?

Sunset Campfire