ISLS09

Igniting Streams of Learning in Science 2009 - Institute Log

hursday 11 June - Remote Sensing Landscapes - Michael Benedict 8.25 0700 - Check in Booth; Breakfast - Dix 0745 - Breakfast and Welcome - Review of the Day - Sajit Zachariah, Denny Taylor 0830 - Remote Sensing of Landscapes - Dix & campus - Michael Benedict (in computer labs/classrooms/outdoors) & break in Dix -Introduction -Part A - Data aquisition -Part B - Land cover -Field verification -Regroup for discussion (in Dix Hall) 1200 - Group Living Discussion - Mary Lou Holly 1230 - Lunch -Miller (Learning Community contracts) 1330 - Part C - Measuring land cover; Change-detection analysis (in computer labs/classrooms) & break in Dix - Michael Benedict -Group work and discussion (in Dix Hall) 1630 - Free time, Ultimate Frisbee, Google Blogger/Google Sites 1830 - Buffet Supper - Alumni Heritage Room 1930 - Stream Sampling Orientation - Dix - Bob Heath 2100 - Ice Cream Social - Booth Lounge, Food web activity   Friday 12 June - Stream Snapshot - Ferenc de Szalay, Jessica Hopkins, Bob Heath, Nathan Yaussy, Denny Taylor 0730 - Breakfast - Miller 0830 - Overview of stream work (Dix) 0900 - Group A - Stream Snapshot at Field Site 1 (Gerstacker/Site on Route 82) Group B - Computer search: Look at Google Maps of Silver Creek and search for resources - Dix 1200 - Lunch - Miller 1300 - Group A - Computer search: Look at Google Maps of Silver Creek and search for resources - Dix Group B - Stream Snapshot at Field Site 2 (Gerstacker/Field Station) 1700 - Return from field 1715 - Free 1830 - Buffet Supper - Alumni Heritage Room 1930 - Groups in Labs - Gerstacker - All Faculty 2130 - Free - Games in Booth Lounge   Saturday 13 June - Data Analysis on Campus - Amy Braccia & Bob Heath 9.5 0730 - Breakfast - Miller 0830 - Community Building - Dix - Mary Lou Holly 0900 - Finish Lab - All Faculty 1200 - Lunch - Miller 1300 - Prep Presentation - Computer Labs/Netbooks at Dix - All Faculty 1530 - Snacks in Coleman Room & free to work on presentations 1700 - Open Gym and Yoga 1830 - Buffet Supper - Alumni Heritage Room 1930 - Group Presentations - Gerstacker - All Faculty 2100 - Free time, Games   Sunday 14 June - Wetlands - Forrest Smith and Stream Surveys - Joel Bingham 5 0730 - Breakfast - Miller 0830 - Wetlands Introduction - Dix - Forrest Smith 0930 - Break in Dix 1000 - Tree Keying and Identification - Dix - Forrest Smith 1150 - VARK Discussion - Dix - Forrest Smith 1215 - Lunch - Miller 1300 - First group to Camp Hi - canoe - view of the upper Cuyahoga - All Faculty 1320 - Second group to Camp Hi  - canoe - view of the upper Cuyahoga - All Faculty 1640 - Return Group 1 1700 - Return Group 2 1700 - Free time; Yoga in Brown-Fall Room 1830 - Buffet Supper - Alumni Heritage Room 1930 - Introduction to Stream Surveys - Joel Bingham 2045 - Snacks in Booth, Free time   Monday 15 June - Wetlands - Forrest Smith, Sonia Bingham; Streams - Joel Bingham 0730 - Breakfast - Miller 0830 - Community Building - Dix - Mary Lou Holly 0900 - Soils - Dix - Forrest Smith 1000 - Group A - Laser Levels - Profiles - Athletic fields - Joel Bingham & Denny Taylor Group B - Virtual Wetlands & Test - Dix - Forrest Smith 1245 - Lunch - Miller 1345 - Group A - Virtual Wetlands & Test - Dix - Forrest Smith Group B - Laser Levels - Profiles - Athletic fields - Joel Bingham & Denny Taylor 1630 - Break 1700 - Field Determination using ORAM Overview - Sonia Bingham 1800 - Begin Shuttles to Field Station - All Faculty 1900 - Picnic at Field Station, Bonfire 2130-2230 - Return Shuttles   Tuesday 16 June - ORAM - Sonia Bingham 7 0730 - Breakfast - Miller 0830 - Town Hall Activity - Teachout-Price Nursing Classroom 255 (TPNC) - Mary Lou Holly 0900 - Stream Survey Data Sheets - TPNC - Joel Bingham, Denny Taylor 0930 - ORAM Determination Introduction - TPNC - Sonia Bingham 1030 - To Field Station - Forrest Smith, Sonia Bingham, Denny Taylor 1115 - Wetlands A, B, and C 1430 - Lunch - Miller 1530 - ORAM Discussion - TPNC - Sonia Bingham, Forrest Smith 1630 - Free - Tie-dye 1845 - Sustainable Dinner - Denny Taylor's house 2030 - Free   Wednesday 17 June - Primary Headwater Habitat (PHWH) Analysis - Denny Taylor 8 0730 - Breakfast - Miller 0830 - Discussion of Learning Community Evolution - TPNC - Mary Lou Holly 0900 - Learning Object Discussion 0930 - Moodle - PHWH Online course and Online Quiz - 1200 - Lunch - Miller 1300 - PHWH Analysis - Field - Denny Taylor & Assitants Stream Mapping and Pebble Counts Pebble Count analysis and HHEI data submission 1600 - Free - (Yoga at 1700) 1830 - Buffet Supper - Alumni Heritage Room 1930 - Preparing for Thursday 2230 - Free   Thursday 18 June - Hiram Campus - ISLS 09 Symposium 6.5 0730 - Breakfast - Miller 0830 - Preparation of presentations for Symposium - Colton/Gerstacker 1030 - Welcome to Symposium - Dix - Denny Taylor & Mary Lou Holly 1100 - 12 Minute Sharing Round Robin Watershed Education Fair - Dix - Outside Resource Agencies 1200 - Buffet Lunch - Ballroom, Kennedy Center 1300 - Learning Community Presentations - Hinsdale - All Faculty and Resource Agencies 1500 - Refreshments and Wrap-up in Dix Teacher Alumni meeting for NSF grant until 1700 - Coleman Room 1530 - Check-out and Goodbye