Geologic Field Conference 2015

New York Earth Science Teachers Association

 

Long Island Region

July 8 - 10, 2014

Conference Housing

– SUNY Stony Brook – Nobel Hall

(Conference ID 240)


- Hilton Garden Inn (mention NYESTA)


Conference Schedule – Registration link at the bottom of the page


Wednesday July 8th


4:00 pm to 6:00 pm Check in and registration

            CN Yang Hall

            400 Circle Drive, Stony Brook University

6:00 pm – 8 pm Dinner on your own

8:00 pm – Astronomy Talk and Observation

Room ESS 001 – Earth and Space Science Building

Mount Stony Brook Observatory


Thursday July 9th

7:30am – Meet at ESS parking lot for Bus to Field trips

8:00am – Bus leaves for Caumsett State Park – Huntington, NY

http://nysparks.com/parks/23/details.aspx

Box lunches are provided

1:00 pm – 5:00 pm    Fire Island National Seashore

http://www.nps.gov/fiis/index.htm

6:00 pm -Dinner on your own


Friday July 10th


Morning Field trip


7:30am – Meet at ESS parking lot for Bus to Field trips

8:00am     Bus leaves for Port Jefferson and Flax Pond

      Box Lunches will be provided


2:00pm  - 5:00 pm Afternoon workshops in ESS building

Workshops will run for 50 minutes.  Workshops will be offered 3 times.  Please sign up for your sessions at registration.


A – Soil pH activity (Gilbert Hanson) – Lecture Hall Entrance to the Building (ESS 322 if raining)


B – Stream Table Activities (Chris Merrota) ESS room 137


C – NYESTA Activity Share (NYESTA Officers)  Sessions 1 & 3 or

             Flipping the classroom  (Aimee Mendoza) Session 2

      ESS room 122

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