Exciting, Interactive Workshops for Teachers
Discover a new world of science as you go behind the scenes with HMNS curators and staff in these exciting, interactive workshops. These programs are for adults only.
Each event provides you with ideas and activities to bring your classroom to life! Inspired by the runaway success of the Museum’s Xplorations summer camps and school-year science labs, these workshops give the HMNS teaching staff an opportunity to share what they do best!
"Using Artwork, Exhibits, and Museums Field Trips in the French Class”
The Cultural Services of the French Embassy, in collaboration with the Houston Museum of Natural Science, is pleased to invite French teachers of all levels to participate in a 9-hour workshop led by Gislaine Bellocq, of Thélème International, France. Using the exhibit, Scenes from the Stone Age: The Cave Paintings of Lascaux, this professional training will immerse French language teachers in the art and science behind the cave paintings of Lascaux, France. Note this professional development session will be lead entirely in French.
Friday, November 1, 2013 | 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Saturday, November 2, 2013 | 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Those wishing to receive professional development credit must attend both days.
The majority of the workshop fee is underwritten by the Cultural Service at the Consulate General of France in Houston and the Cultural Services of the Embassy of France.
The workshop includes a film screening in French, diner for the evening session, snacks for Saturday session, a tour of the exhibit, curriculum to accompany the exhibit, and a certificate for CPE credit. The workshop does not include parking passes, lunch on Saturday, or accommodations for those from out of town.
For the complete description:
Cultural Service at the Consulate General of France in Houston
Cultural Services of the Embassy of France