Science Education Support

Professional Learning

Professional Learning opportunities and science education support are available by request through the Okefenokee Regional Education Service Agency (RESA) Environmental Science Education Coordinator, Katie Antczak. Professional learning opportunities may be hosted at your school, the Okefenokee Swamp Park, or Okefenokee RESA.

Potential Professional Learning topics include:

  • Accelerated and Integrated Learning
  • 3-Dimensional Science Instruction
  • Okefenokee Swamp Phenomena
  • Science Instructional Planning
  • GSE Science Curriculum Alignment
  • Claim, Evidence, Reasoning Writing in Science
  • Teaching Outdoors
  • Making Time to Teach Science
  • Project WILD & Aquatic WILD
  • Project Learning Tree

Lesson Plans

The Okefenokee Swamp Park, in conjunction with the Okefenokee Regional Education Service Agency (RESA) Environmental Science Education Coordinator, Katie Antczak, is developing a series of ready-to-go, all materials included lesson plans and mini units that are directly aligned with the Georgia Standards of Excellence in Science.

Alligators Eat WHAT?! – 7th Grade

More lessons will be coming soon!

Do you have an idea for a lesson plan or unit that you would like to see? Contact Katie Antczak at kantczak@okresa.org

Field Trip Resources

COMING SOON!