Growing Up WILD/Project WILD
Workshop Schedule


This page will be regularly updated with educator training opportunities for Growing Up Wild and Project WILD throughout the state.

Date

Project & Location

Details

May 15
(Thurs)

10:00am-3:00pm

Growing Up WILD

Cromwell Valley Park
2002 Cromwell Bridge Road Baltimore, MD 21234

Growing Up WILD is an interdisciplinary early childhood education program that builds on children's sense of wonder about nature, inviting them to explore wildlife and the world around them. Growing Up WILD has been aligned with Common Core (K-2), Head Start domains, and Maryland Environmental Literacy standards.

Throughout the workshop, participants will go through various activities in the Growing Up WILD guide and will learn about ways to connect young children to nature. Upon completion of the workshop, participants will receive the Growing Up WILD curriculum book.

Fee: $10

Audience: Educators, daycare providers, community leaders, etc who work with children aged 3-7

To register: Please call 410-887-2503

June 16th
(Mon)
12:00-3:30pm

Growing Up WILD

Robert E. Lee Park
1000 Lakeside Drive, Baltimore, MD  21210

Growing Up WILD is an interdisciplinary early childhood education program that builds on children's sense of wonder about nature, inviting them to explore wildlife and the world around them. Growing Up WILD has been aligned with Common Core (K-2), Head Start domains, and Maryland Environmental Literacy standards.

Throughout the workshop, participants will go through various activities in the Growing Up WILD guide and will learn about ways to connect young children to nature. Upon completion of the workshop, participants will receive the Growing Up WILD curriculum book.

Fee: $5

Audience: Educators, daycare providers, community leaders, etc who work with children aged 3-7

To register: Please click here to fill the registration form

June 24th
(Tues)

9:00am -3:30pm

Project WILD

Robert E. Lee Park
1000 Lakeside Drive, Baltimore, MD  21210

Project WILD is an engaging and interdisciplinary program that emphasizes awareness, appreciation and understanding of wildlife and natural resources. The program is designed for educators of all types who work with children from kindergarten through 12th grade.

Project WILD activities can be used to teach basic skills in science, social studies, language arts, math, art, music and physical education. The activities are designed to be hands-on and are focused on teaching students how to think and not what to think.Upon completion of the workshop, participants will receive the two Project WILD curriculum books including the recently updated Aquatic WILD guide that contains field investigations and STEM.

Fee: $10 Please bring a bagged lunch

Audience: Educators, daycare providers, community leaders, etc who work with K-12 students

To register: Please click here to fill the registration form

Don’t see a workshop that fits your schedule and have a group of more than 10 people?
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Contact coordinator for updates on upcoming workshops and additional information on Growing Up WILD and Project WILD:

Kerry Wixted
Wildlife and Heritage Service
580 Taylor Ave, E-1
Annapolis, MD 21401
kwixted@dnr.state.md.us
Phone: 410-260-8566
Fax: 410-260-8596

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