Teacher In-services can be scheduled throughout the year either through the Delaware Teacher Center or by calling the Museum's Education Division, at 302-658-9111.
Teachers who have scheduled a program at the Museum or are planning one can visit the Museum free of charge before their trip. Please call the Education Division to inform us of your visit.
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Seeing Science Everywhere
The Seeing Science Everywhere program teaches early childhood educators how to promote the process of scientific inquiry and implement the Seeing Science Everywhere lessons in their preschool classrooms. This workshop focuses on common topics in Early Learning providing opportunities for hands-on exploration. Participants receive complimentary samples of Seeing Science Everywhere Lessons and an introduction to the PNC Grow Up Great Lesson Center. The sessions can be taken individually for $20.00 each.
- 1/31 Healthy Together 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
- 2/24 SSE-Seasons & Weather 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.
- 3/10 SSE-Animals & Habitats 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.
- 3/24 SSE- How We Grow 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.
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Teacher & Informal Educator Happy Hour at the Museum
Thursday, February 5, 2015; 4:45 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Teachers, the winter break is behind us and Spring 2015 is just around the corner! Enjoy an evening at the Delaware Museum of Natural History FREE of charge on Thursday, February 5, 2015 from 4:45-6:30p.m. Sip a beer and nosh on an appetizer while strolling through our magnificent museum discovering all that we have to offer!
The first adult beverage is free. Additional beverages can be purchased at a cash bar.
If you are interested in attending, RSVP HERE
New Course Offering:
Healthy Together: Teaching Nutrition and Healthy Living to Preschool Children This two hour course explores effective ways to teach healthy eating habits, exercise and body awareness. Participants will receive complementary samples of lessons about Nutrition, The Five Senses and My Body sections of Seeing Science Everywhere. This Special New Saturday Morning Session will be held at the Delaware Museum of Natural History.
The Delaware Museum of Natural History is NOW offering in service programs at your site, designed to meet your needs. We can create programs specific to your students and/or curricular needs or interests. We also offer an array of training sessions from Seeing Science Everywhere, a hands-on approach that promotes inquiry based learning techniques and lessons that can be integrated into your daily routines.
Contact School Program Coordinator, Lois Lamond at email@example.com or 302-658-9111, ex. 328 for more information.