Confirmation Letter: Marine Science Teacher Workshop

 

Dear Marine Science Teacher Workshop participant,

We look forward to having you join us for our 1.5 day immersive workshop on the following date:

 

Friday, September 13th 4:30 – 8:30pm & Saturday September 14th 9:00am – 4:00pm

 

Participants will:

  • Carry out authentic, marine field investigations that incorporate NGSS  practices including using collected data to answer research questions
  • Engage in hands and minds-on pre and post-lesson activities
  • Use a performance task to build background knowledge & skills
  • Evaluate how field investigations can support & strengthen existing curriculum
  • Receive dinner on Friday

 

Eligible participants can earn:

• 10 Washington State approved STEM clock hours free
• Up to $100 implementation stipend
(Must attend full workshop & bring a class to SEA Discovery Center for a field investigation during 2019-2020.)

 

Location & Parking:

The SEA Discovery is located in downtown Poulsbo near the corner of Front St. and Hostmark St. See the map. Parking is available in the small lot outside the SEA Discovery Center. However, this lot does fill up quickly. There is 3 hour public parking by the marina, and by the waterfront park nearby. Please allow for ample time to find parking and walk to the SEA Discovery Center for check-in and check-out.

 

What to Bring:

  • Enthusiasm and a curious mind

  • Sack lunch for Saturday

  • A water bottle and snack

 

If you can’t make it:

Please notify us immediately at (360) 440-8458 (cell) or (360) 598-4460 (office), if your home or emergency phone number(s) change, or if you cannot attend.

 

Directions from Hwy 3:

  1. 1. Take the Finn Hill Road exit
  2. Turn right onto NW Finn Hill Rd
  3. Continue onto NW Lindvig Way
  4. Continue onto Front St NE
  5. The SEA Discovery Center will be on your right. Turn right into the parking lot prior to the SEA Discovery Center building.

 

Directions from Hwy 305 heading South:

  1. Head South on WA-305
  2. Turn right onto NE Hostmark St
  3. Continue onto Front St NE
  4. The SEA Discovery Center will be on your left. Turn left into the parking lot just after the SEA Discovery Center building.

 

Directions from Hwy 305 heading North:

  1. Head North on WA-305
  2. Turn left onto NE Hostmark St
  3. Continue onto Front St NE
  4. The SEA Discovery Center will be on your left. Turn left into the parking lot just after the SEA Discovery Center building.

 

We look forward to having your youth join us at the SEA Discovery Center for our Marine Science Teacher Workshop!

 

Denise Kilkenny-Tittle
SEA Discovery Center
Associate Director of Education and Outreach
(cell) 360-440-8458, (office) 360-598-4460
SEAeducation@wwu.edu