FIRST II through Field Stations

Faculty Institutes for Reforming Science Teaching Through Field Stations

Participants Agenda  May 15 – 20, 2002

 

Thursday, May 16, 2002  FS2 TEAMS AS TEACHERS

 

7:00 AM

 

7.30 AM

 

 

 

 

 

 

11:00 AM

 

12:00

 

1:30 PM

 

3:00  PM

 

3:30 PM

 

6:00 PM

 

7:30 PM

Breakfast - Dining Hall

 

What is inquiry?

South Cove Rocky Intertidal - muster by vans with boots/sneakers

What influences diversity in the intertidal?

Activity A. How does the size of a rock influence the diversity of organisms living under the rock? 

Activity B. Distribution of organisms in the intertidal

 

Dining Hall – Data work up for 5 minute oral presentation of results of Activity B

 

Lunch

 

Dimensions of inquiry - Boat House

 

Afternoon tea and coffee

 

Assessment of learning

 

Dinner

 

Assessment of Rocky Shore Inquiry  - Boat House

Daily Feedback – a formative evaluation

 

 

 

Friday, May 17, 2002       FS2 Teams AS PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPERS OF FACULTY

 

7:00 AM

 

8.30 AM

 

 

 

10:00 AM

 

12.00

 

1:00 PM

 

3:00 PM

 

3:30 PM

 

6:00 PM

 

7:30 PM

 

Breakfast - Dining Hall Reading club – paper: Wyckoff 2001

 

FIRST I – what we learnt - Boat house

Dimensions of a successful FS2 team 

Teaching Goals Inventory

 

Coffee and tea

 

Lunch

 

Assessment – Boat House

 

Afternoon tea and coffee - Dining Hall

 

Assessment – Rubrics  - Dining Hall

 

Dinner

 

Videos and popcorn -  Boat House

Daily Feedback

 

 


Saturday, May 18,2002 PLANNING FOR THE FIRST II PROJECT

 

7:00 AM

 

8:30 AM

 

 

10:00 AM

 

Breakfast - Dining Hall Reading Club – paper: Cross 1998

 

Action Planning for Institutional Teams and IT workshops - Boat House

Dimensions of a successful workshop

 

Coffee and Tea

12:00

 

12:30 PM

 

2:00 PM

Lunch

 

Walk on Bastendorf Beach if weather cooperates – meet by van

 

Common Assessment Goals

 

3:30 PM

Afternoon tea and coffee - Boat House

 

4:00 PM

Common Assessment Goals continued

Classroom Practices Inventory

 

 

7:30 PM

Daily Feedback

 

Dinner - Fossil Point Lane – meet at van 7:15pm

 

 

Sunday, May 19, 2002     FS2 Teams AS PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPERS OF FACULTY II

 

7:00 AM

Breakfast - Dining Hall Reading Club – paper: Cooper et al. 2000

 

8:30 AM

Continuation of work on action plans and IT workshop design

OR More assessment as needed - Boat House

 

10:00 PM

 

Coffee and Tea

 

12:00

 

12:30 PM

 

1:30 PM

 

Lunch

 

Van or Walk into Charleston for Chuck’s seafood purchases

 

Next Steps-Boat House

3:00 PM

 

Afternoon tea and coffee - Boat House

 

3.30 PM

 

 

Faculty Rewards and Recognition

Daily Feedback

Workshop Evaluation

 

6:00 PM

 

Tuna Dinner- High Tide Café, Charleston – meet at van at 5:50 pm

 

 

Monday, May 20, 2002

 

3:50 AM

 

7:30 AM

 

9:45 AM

Van leaves for airport – meet in basket ball area

 

Breakfast -Dining Hall for those leaving later in the day

 

Van leaves for airport – meet in basket ball area