Remember, most REACH events are FREE with a REACH Membership!  

Learn more about becoming a REACH Member!

Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Sagebrush Ecosystems Educator Training

April 18, 2019 @ 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Free Hands-On Resources, Curriculum,
Lunch/Refreshments + In-Service Credit!

Join Rick Reynolds, veteran educator and author of Inquiry, Exploration, and Service Learning in the Sagebrush Ecosystem and Janice Elvidge from the National Park Service and The River Mile Network as we explore a variety of resources from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS), Audubon, BLM, and other partners. Earn PDUs while exploring hands-on NGSS/STEAM activities in beautiful Spokane, WA. Help us inspire students to think critically about sagebrush ecosystems and ways to protect them and their fascinating species!

Introduction to the sagebrush ecosystem
and trunks with hands-on materials
Overview of lesson plans aligned to the Next Generation Science Standards + Common Core State Standards
Hands-on activities, including some outside in the ecosystem
Lunch (included)—can be enjoyed outside!
More lessons + hands-on activities
FREE Resources Passed Out at Workshop
Teacher’s Guide adaptable for grades K-12 with reproducible handouts
Sagebrush Ecosystem posters
More Free Resources to Use with Your Students

Hands-on trunks for loan with skulls, tech, etc.
Videos, multimedia presentations, and more!

Online Resources

Rick Reynolds: 503-380-4140
Janice Elvidge: 509-754-7848

$40 deposit to reserve your seat
Note: Deposit/check will returned after you attend

Make check out to:
Lake Roosevelt Forum

Mail check to:
Janice Elvidge
Lake Roosevelt National Recreation Area
1008 Crest Drive
Coulee Dam, WA 99116

Assistance for Subs is available

You can complete an online application or to request a hardcopy application contact Janice Elvidge

Credit and Clock Hours
Professional development hours are available for all teachers! Clock Hours, certificate’s of completion and college credit are all available. Please indicate which you need on your registration.

Registration Deadline: When full or April 11, 2019


April 18, 2019
9:00 AM - 3:30 PM


REACH Museum
1943 Columbia Park Trail
Richland, WA 99352 United States
+ Google Map
View Venue Website

Remember, most REACH events are FREE with a REACH Membership!  

Learn more about becoming a REACH Member!