What: Earthquakes in North Carolina Education Workshops
Attendees will participate in earthquake related activities and demonstrations that are taught by award winning N.C. earth science teachers. We will also cover the history of earthquakes in North Carolina and learn how to prepare for an earthquake emergency. All activities are included in a workbook correlated to the N.C. Essential Standards for Science. Do you know the magnitude of the largest earthquake that occurred in North Carolina? How about the largest earthquake that has affected our state? Attend and you will find out!
Who: K-12 Teachers and Non-Formal Educators
Join us for a day of hands-on, activity-based earthquake information that you will immediately be able to use in your classroom or education center!
Cost: FREE Registration and FREE Education Kits
There is no cost to attend, however, there is a limit of 30 participants per workshop so register soon. All participants will receive a free earthquake education classroom kit including a workbook with all the activities from the workshop and more, plus an additional free kit for their school, organization or colleague.
Participants are eligible for 0.7 CEUs and/or seven hours of credit toward N.C. Environmental Education Certification (criteria III).
This workshop is presented by award-winning North Carolina earth science teachers and the N.C. Geological Survey, in partnership with the N.C. Division of Emergency Management.