Learning Opportunity

Grade 1 - Bringing it Together in Science: Planning for Teaching and Assessing By Integrating Matter with the Scientific Methods

This session has been completed.
Facilitator: Nicole Lamoureux
Date:September 18, 2023
Time:3:45 pm to 5:00 pm MTN
No Charge
Location: Virtual
Session Code: 24-NC-222
Focus: Curriculum Implementation and Pedagogy Science

Target Audience

Grade 1 Teachers. School-based Administrators, Instructional/Learning Coaches, District Leaders/Consultants, Educational/Instructional Assistants

About this Learning Opportunity

This session will guide teachers through a classroom example of teaching and assessing how actions change the physical properties of an object (second KUSP).  Teachers will learn how to plan, teach and assess an investigation to help build student understanding. As well, learn to identify opportunities to integrate ELAL and Math to make your science lessons more robust by streamlining your teaching. Walk away with resources you can use in your classroom.

This session addresses the LQS competencies

  • 2. Modeling Commitment to Professional Learning
  • 4. Leading a Learning Community

This session addresses the TQS competencies

  • 2. Engaging in Career-Long Learning
  • 3. Demonstrating a Professional Body of Knowledge

About the Facilitator

Nicole Lamoureux

Nicole has over 20 years of teaching experience from grades 1-6.  She served as the Elementary Science Consultant with ECSD.  Nicole has a passion for elementary science education and is a member of the Ambitious Science Teachers, a collaborative group of science education researchers, consultants and teachers who strive to improve science pedagogical practices grounded in evidence... Read more »