K4 Smarts

Curriculum Guide

Week I Tentative Schedule:

Date Location of the Workshop Topics to be covered
14th June Maumelle Middle School Inquiry Learning 

- Facilitating Inquiry

- Inquiry in Kindergarten

- Science Inquiry

- Rubric for Selecting Inquiry Based Activities

15th June Maumelle Middle School Proof in Science and Math 

On Sandy Shores

Mealworms

16th June Maumelle Middle School Seeds 

What Does a Baby Styrox Look Like?

17th June Maumelle Middle School Ladybugs 

Plants

- Tree Ring Diagram

- Dendro Chronology

- Exploitation of Plant

- Peanut

- Peanut Info for Grades 3-5

- Weak Force Presentation for larger Qweak

18th June Maumelle Middle School Who is an Ork?

Week II Complete Schedule:

Date Session Location of the Workshop Topics to be covered
26th July Morning University of Central Arkansas Frame Routine (a routine to help leadinstruction that involves topics, main 

ideas and details)

Afternoon University of Central Arkansas Unit Organizer Routine (a routine to help them plan)
27th July Morning Maumelle Middle School Matter
Afternoon Maumelle Middle School Speed and Motion
28th July Morning Maumelle Middle School Working on Lession Plan StructureDensity
Afternoon Maumelle Middle School Healthy Hearts
29th July Morning Maumelle Middle School Gravity
Afternoon Maumelle Middle School Gravity
30th July Morning Maumelle Middle School Lesson Design
Afternoon Maumelle Middle School Post-test

One Day Schedule:

Date Location of the Workshop Topics to be covered
4th Dec 2010 Universtiy of Central Arkansas Some Literature BooksA Tale of Two Temperatures 

Quick Questions

Other Mitten Activities

Temperature Scales Recording Sheet