Tools and Tricks for Nature-Based Documentation and Assessment


Hours for Learning Activity:

1 learning hour

Date and Time:

Tuesday, April 24, 2018, 7:00pm to 8:00pm


Tuesday, April 24, 6:00 PM CDT/7:00 PM EDT

You know that your students are learning in the great outdoors, but how do you go about documenting it? This is a big question that comes with many different answers! Join us in a round table webinar with experts across the country. Your hosts will share with you their favorite and most successful tools for nature-based documentation from modified Floorbooks, play profiles, blogs and more. Specific nature-based assessment tools from Fiddleheads Forest School and Schlitz Audubon Nature Preschool will be shared. Come ready to learn!

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Guest Presenters:

  • Sarah Sheldon: Chicago Botanic Garden Nature Preschool, Glencoe, Illinois
  • Clare Loughran: NOLA Nature Preschool, New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Catherine Koons-Hubbard: Schlitz Audubon Nature Preschool, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • Stacey Alfonso: Former Lead Teacher, Fiddleheads Forest School, University of Washington Botanic Gardens, Seattle, Washington
  • Peter Dargatz: Woodside Elementary, Nature Kindergarten, Sussex, Wisconsin
  • Brooke Larm: Michigan State University Extension; Tollgate Farm and Education Center, Novi Michigan