Challenges-in-depth (HS)

The Fairchild Challenge 2013-2014                                                                        

Challenge 1
75th Anniversary
   A. Exploring, Explaning and Conserving Design



   B. Plant Exploration Writing



   C. Design Your Future Garden
  


Fairchild Challenge Educator Design



1A: Entry form
, State Academic StandardsEvaluation sheet
RESOURCES: 
About Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden

1B: Entry form, State Academic StandardsEvaluation sheet
RESOURCES: 
The Fruit Hunters Part 1, The Fruit Hunters Part 2

1C: Entry form, State Academic StandardsEvaluation sheet     
RESOURCES:
"Perspective" Garden Sketches

Educator entry form, Educator evaluation form

Challenge 2
Environmental Immersion Day

2: Entry form, Table/Student Selection Form, Student Liability Form, State Academic Standards

RESOURCES:
Student Opportunities 
Lewis Vaughn Memorial Scholarship
Young Scientist Award        
Fairchild Summer Internships

Challenge 3
Sounds of Nature: Composition & Performance

3: Entry form, Table 
    State Academic Standards, Evaluation sheet
    E-vite flyer, Request a School Consultation
RESOURCES:
"It's All About the Story..."
Prezi featured at Information Brunch
PD Handout
PD PowerPoint
Time Lapse Examples
How to - "Sounds of Nature" Explained
How to - Instruments and Ideas
How to - Film Scoring

Challenge 4
Green Cuisine: Fairchild's Food & Garden

4: Entry form, State Academic Standards, Evaluation sheet
   E-vite flyer
RESOURCES:
Culinary Quick-Tips video: Presentation
Culinary Quick-Tipsv video: Sanitation
Green Cuisine Website Resources
Excerpts from Dr. David Fairchild's Travels

Challenge 5
Environmental Debates: Conservation

5: Entry form, Topic Ranking Form,  State Academic Standards, Evaluation sheet
    E-vite flyer
RESOURCES:
The National Forensic League
Congressional Debate Guide
Debate Workshop Flyer 
2013-2014 Environmental Debate topics NEW!
Debate results

Challenge 6
Citizen Science: Be a Part of the Solution
6: Entry form, State Academic Standards, Evaluation sheet
RESOURCES:
Citizen Science Opportunities NEW!
South Florida Regional Science and Engineering Fair
Challenge 7
Green Treasures: A Living History
  N/A
Challenge 8
School Conservation Plan: Looking Back, Planning Forward

8: Entry form, State Academic Standards, Evaluation sheet
    Request a School Consultation
RESOURCES:
School Conservation Plan Website Resources
Natural Areas Management Plan Sample
School Conservation Workshop PD
USDA PowerPoint NEW!
GIS Overview Presentation NEW!
LEED Overview Presentation NEW!
How to Write a Conservation Plan NEW!

Challenge 9
Gardens and Green Spaces: Visit Via Video
9: Entry form/Table, State Academic Standards,
    Evaluation sheet
    Request a School Consultation


last updated: 1/27/14