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Workshops

Local Point of View offers half day and one day workshops to refine and develop your skills as an interpreter and nature-based educator including interpretive methods, nature-based practices, and environmental education. Customized workshops are available for groups and organizations.

WorkshopsInterpretive Methods

Interpretive method workshops are offered to help professional & volunteer guides refine and develop their skills in a short half-day or 1 day format. Topics may include guided tour basics, interpretation on the go (roving interpretation), and special audience considerations. Custom workshops are available to suit your group or organization’s needs.

workshopsNature-based Practices

Nature-based practices workshops are offered to help teachers, parents, volunteers and extended family to learn how to integrate more nature into your time with children and others. Topics may include nearby nature field trips, teaching on the trail, creating natural props, and integrating standards on the trail. Custom workshops are available to suit your group or organization’s needs.

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAProject WILD

Project WILD K-12 focuses on wildlife and habitat. It is organized into topic units and is based on the Project WILD conceptual framework. Because these activities are designed for integration into existing courses of study, instructors may use one or many Project WILD activities, or the entire set of activities may serve quite effectively as the basis for a course of study.

 

phone 2014 2784Growing Up WILD

Growing Up WILD is an early childhood education program that builds on children’s sense of wonder about nature and invites them to explore wildlife and the world around them.  Through a wide range of activities and experiences, Growing Up WILD provides an early foundation for developing positive impressions about the natural world and lifelong social and academic skills. Workshop includes curriculum guide.