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May 17, 2018
Green Film: Burned: Are Trees the New Coal?
2018 Green Film Series presents: Burned: Are Trees the New Coal? (2017) Date &Time: 7:00-8:30 pm, Thursday ... >>more
May 11, 2018
LSSI looking for new funding to continue educating students
HOUGHTON Ten years after opening its doors, the Lake Superior Stewardship Initiative (LSSI) has reached about a third ... >>more
May 9, 2018
Lake Superior Stewardship Initiative Celebrates 10 Years
A Keweenaw Peninsula environmental outreach program is celebrating its 10-year anniversary this week. K-12 students are ... >>more
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Hancock Middle School Grades 7 & 8
 

Project Description
126 Students / 3 Teachers

Develop a new course, "Service Learning" and new projects for "Self and Community." Both courses will integrate place-based education into the curriculum and conduct hands-on service-learning projects.

Teachers
(lead teacher in bold)

  • Heather Bradway
  • Karen Scholie
  • Noel Hanson

Community Partners

  • Keweenaw Land Trust - Pat Todzlowski & Jim Belote
  • MTU Center for Water & Society - Alex Mayer
  • USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service - Bruce Peterson
  • Vern Simula

Project Photos
 

 
New kiosk interpretive signs designed by Hancock Middle School students.   Gr. 8 students conduct investigations at Paavola Wetlands (Fall09).
     
 
Stream monitoring field trip with Dr. Alex Mayer from Michigan Tech.   Student measures stream width.
     
 
Student measures dissolved oxygen of water.   Student measures stream flow.
     
     
 

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