Region V mini-PDI POSTPONED TO A DATE TBD


8:45-9:15 - registration, coffee, bagels, ...

9:15-9:30 – Welcome by Andy followed by welcome

9:30 - 10:10 – Wind for Schools – Wind Energy in VA and Wind Energy in education

10:20 - 11:20
  • Kid Wind Challenge – adding the engineering component to energy studies
  • Salamander as a climate change indicator and working with children in field research
  • Water quality tests and studies with students

11:30 - 12:30 - Lunch and networking

SALAD OF MIXED GREENS
BREAST OF CHICKEN COQ AU VIN
BAKED STUFFED SHELLS MARINARA
OVEN ROASTED RED POTATOES OR MASHED RED POTATOES
BROCCOLI FLORETTES
DESSERT BARS


SALAD OF MIXED GREENS
BREAST OF CHICKEN COQ AU VIN
BAKED STUFFED SHELLS MARINARA
OVEN ROASTED RED POTATOES OR MASHED RED POTATOES
BROCCOLI FLORETTES
DESSERT BARS


12:30 - 1:15 - table top share session – Promote your program! Bring pamphlets, a trifold, a laptop with a slide show to share and promote what you are doing!

1:15 - 2:00 – The American Chestnut – a story of a love affair, death and destruction, and finally of hope

2:00 – 3:00 Integrated STEM education in K-6
  • The American chestnut – identifying and field work
  • Kid Wind Challenge – adding the engineering component to energy studies
  • Water quality tests and studies with students