Native Skywatchers 2014
Mon. & Tues June 23-24 at Fond du Lac Tribal & Community College
Native Skywatchers Middle School Teacher Workshop:
Purpose: The Native Skywatchers Middle School Teacher Workshop is designed for all educators & persons interested in increasing their knowledge of Ojibwe and D(L)akota Star Knowledge. Included in the workshop are multiple hands-on activities so participants will be able to experience the culture and the science in the most authentic and meaningful way possible.
Who Should Attend: K-16 educators; students in teacher training programs; those involved with the education of American Indian students including classroom teachers, teacher aides, curriculum specialists, library media specialists, guidance counselors, home-school coordinators, Title IX/JOM coordinators and administrators; tribal education staff; college and university faculty, staff and administrators; and all others interested.
Registration Information: Cost is $65 per person. Registration fees include a notebook, copies of Native Skywatchers curricula CD, Ojibwe & D(L)akota star map for classroom use, and other print materials. Continental breakfasts, snacks, lunches and a traditional meal are also included. Participants are responsible for their own lodging, transportation, and meals other than those provided.
Teachers Continuing Education Credit (CEU) - The Native Skywatchers (NSW) Workshop will provide teachers with 16 CEU's for participation in the entire workshop.
Special needs: Please call American Indian Center (at 320-308-5449) if you require an ASL interpreter or other special accommodations. (Note that special hotel room accommodations must be made directly with the hotel when you reserve your room).
Lodging: Participants are responsible for their own lodging.
For Questions Contact:
Annette S. Lee
Jim Knutson-Kolodzne, Director
Native Skywatchers Presentations by Annette S. Lee:
2013 Sept – Minnesota Indigenous Language Symposium, Native Skywatchers – Ojibwe Giizhig Anung Masinaaigan & Makoce Wicanhpi Wowapi – Ojibwe & Dakota Sky Star Maps, Grassroots Indigenous Multimedia & Grotto Foundation, Prior Lake, MN
Fond du Lac Tribal & Community College, Apr. 27, 2010
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