July 22 - 23, 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location: Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square
This one-credit course is specifically designed for teachers of primary grade children. Course participants will spend their mornings alongside students as they explore the beautiful surroundings at Longwood Gardens while using these experiences as a springboard for reading and writing. Afternoons will include an opportunity to debrief the morning sessions, examine a variety of research-based resources for teachers, and further explore the potential LWG and other nature sites hold for primary age students. This course is limited to 5 participants.
"This class was a highlight of my summer. I greatly enjoyed learning from teachers who are wonderful role models."
"It was fantastic to further my understanding of current concepts in writing and reading instruction at the writing camp setting at Longwood Gardens. This class was a unique opportunity to learn strategies, observe them in action, and apply them!"