Join us for a 90-minute hands-on and interactive professional development session, either virtually or in-person in small groups. You’ll receive a kit of supplies before the session so you are fully immersed in the activities and topics being explored.

To schedule either of the following programs, contact our Program and Schedule Manager Krystle Mangan at 317.509.7679 or kmangan@indianamuseum.org.

Engineering Design

Scheduled upon request
$150 per session, $100 per additional sessions in same day

Grades Preschool-K

Educators will explore what the Engineering Design Process is and how it is beneficial for Preschool aged students.  Teachers will be given the tools to support this learning style through open-ended questioning and the use of literacy.  This session also includes opportunities for hands-on engagement as educators will get the opportunity to play and explore the activities included in the curriculum guide.

Early Learning Foundations: ELA 1.1; ELA 1.2; ELA 1.3; ELA 2.3; ELA 2.4; ELA 3.1; ELA 3.2, M 1.1; M 1.2; M 1.3; M 2.2; M 3.1; M 4.1; M 4.2; M 5.2, SE 1.1; SE 1.2; SE 2.1; SE 4.1, APL 1.1; APL 1.2; APL 2.1; APL 3.1; APL 4.1, SC 1.1; SC 1.2; SC 4.1; SC 5.1, SS 5.1, CA 3.1; CA 3.2; CA 4.1, PHG 2.1; PHG 3.1

Social Emotional Learning

Scheduled upon request
$150 per session, $100 per additional sessions in same day

Grades Preschool-K

Educators will explore the importance of social emotional learning for preschool aged students and how to support their student’s development in their own classrooms.  Teachers will engage in various hands-on activities and participate in a discussion on how to connect with their students through open-ended play.  Teachers are encouraged to take part in activities that will be included in the curriculum guide.

Early Learning Foundations: ELA 1.1; ELA 1.2; ELA 1.3; ELA 2.3; ELA 2.4; ELA 3.1; ELA 3.2, M 3.1; M 4.1; M 5.1, SE 1.1; SE 1.2; SE 2.1; SE 3.1; SE 4.1, APL 1.1; APL 1.2; APL 2.1; APL 3.1; APL 4.0, SC 1.1; SC 1.2; SC 4.1; SC 5.1, SS 1.1; SS 3.2; SS 3.3; SS 5.1, CA 1.1; CA 2.1; CA 3.1; CA 3.2; CA 3.3; CA 4.1, PHG 1.2; PHG 2.1; PHG 2.2; PHG 3.1