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.
|Self-paced||2 OPI Renewal Units||K-6 Teachers|
|User Rating: 3.7||
"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
- Facilitator: Michelle McCarthy