Growing up WILD PD for Educators at ECU
Outdoor Education Workshop Being Offered for Area Educators and Youth Leaders Growing Up WILD is scheduled for Saturday, October 5, 2019 at East Central University in Ada from 9 AM to 3 PM. Pre-registration is required and the workshop costs $20. We will have a working lunch so plan to bring a sack lunch with you. 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. The activity guide, Growing Up WILD: Exploring Nature with Young Children: Is written especially for early childhood educators of children ages 3-7.
Features 27 field-tested, hands-on, nature based activities in a full-color activity guide. Includes crafts, art projects, music, conservation activities, reading and math connections and much more. Involves social, emotional, physical, language, and cognitive domains to help foster learning and development in all areas. Supports developmentally appropriate practice, allowing children to learn at levels that are individually, socially, and culturally appropriate. Is correlated to the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) Standards and the Head Start Domains. Formal Approved Training with CECPD. Cost is $20 For more information go to www.OKProjectWILD.org. For registration information contact Teresia Harrison at 580-559-5275 or Rhonda Hibbard at 580-559-5530. FAQs What do I need to bring to the event? Everything will be provided. Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event? It is not necessary to bring your ticket but does speed up the process if you have a printed ticket or it is viewable on your mobile device. Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable? Yes, but please call if you need to transfer your ticket so there are no questions upon registration.