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Hancock Middle School Grades 7 & 8
(Hancock Public Schools)
 

Project Description
130 Students / 4 Teachers

Paavola Wetlands Partnership
Develop a 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
  • Monica Healy-Principal
  • Matt Dennis
  • Ardys Maki
  • Karen Scholie

Community Partners

  • City of Hancock
  • Keweenaw Land Trust

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.
     
     
Past Projects

 

 

809 Hecla Street | Hancock, Michigan 49930 | 906.482.0331 | info@LakeSuperiorStewardship.org

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