September 17, 2018
Participants will see how taking their students outside onto the school grounds can enhance learning. Math and English language arts activities will be presented incorporating all aspects of the curriculum along with Indigenous principles. A schoolyard tree can provide many opportunities for students to explore and learn about their environment. Children’s literature will also be used to engage in learning.
Kathy worked in the Langley School District for 35 years. Most of her teaching was working with primary students. The last four years she worked as the District Literacy teacher for K through 7. Currently, Kathy is working as a Faculty Mentor with the University of the Fraser Valley.