Challenges-in-depth (MS)

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, Evaluation sheet

Challenge 2
Environmental Immersion Day

    N/A
Challenge 3
Sounds of Nature: Composition & Performance

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

Challenge 5
Environmental Debates: Conservation
    N/A
Challenge 6
Citizen Science: Be a Part of the Solution

6: Entry form, State Academic StandardsEvaluation sheet
RESOURCES:   
Citizen Science Opportunities
South Florida Regional Science and Engineering Fair
Involving Your Students in Plant Conservation (PD Info)
Native Grass Restoration Collaboration (PD Info)
Grass Details (PD Info) - NEW!
Promoting Earth Stewardship (article) - NEW!

Challenge 7
Green Treasures: A Living History

7: Entry form, State Academic StandardsEvaluation sheet
    E-vite flyer, School Consultation
RESOURCES:
Green Treasures Interview Guide
Ethnobotany Teacher Modules

Challenge 8
School Conservation Plan: Looking Back, Planning Forward
8: Entry form, State Academic StandardsEvaluation sheet 
   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, State Academic Standards,
    Evaluation sheet
    School Consultation


last updated: 1/23/14