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The Thornton Burgess Society
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Educator Programs

ADULT / EDUCATOR WORKSHOPS

Educator workshops are conducted by Burgess Society Education Director Mary Beers, who is a Massachusetts DOE Professional Development Provider. A certificate of completion is given for each workshop below.

Weathering and Erosion for Elementary Grades
Come explore how Earth’s materials are formed, shaped and relocated using easy to understand hands-on classroom-ready activities.  Be prepared for indoor and outdoor explorations. Register for either of the following sessions.

Saturday, Oct. 15 8:30am-12:30pm FEE: $25


Project WILD Aquatic: Exploring Adaptations for Survival
Project WILD is a wildlife-focused conservation education program for K-12 educators and their students.  Project WILD is one of the most widely-used conservation and environmental education programs. It is based on the premise that young people and educators have a vital interest in learning about our natural world. Join Society Education Director and WILD Facilitator, Mary Beers, for this 6-hour workshop. Participants receive the WILD curriculum guide. Egister for either of the following sessions.

Saturday, Nov. 12 8:30am-3:00pm FEE: $35

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Thornton W. Burgess Society
6 Discovery Hill Road
East Sandwich, MA 02537
508-888-6870