course description

The "Backpack Science" series of nine courses are designed to help elementary educators around Montana utilize the environment in an integrating context for teaching inquiry-based science content that is correlated to Montana standards. Each course focuses on one science topic, and includes background content, hands-on activities, and embedded questions. This course focuses on mapping. 

Created by Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Faculty from the Montana University System.

type of course Self-paced time 2 OPI Renewal Units audience K-6 Teachers
user rating  User Rating: 3.7 3.7 stars

"I enjoyed doing the exercises as assigned and could see using similar exercises students in grades 5-8 or expanding these activities for specific units for Middle School sciences." —Retired Montana teacher