Using the Sagebrush Ecosystem - Science Educator Session K-12

Jul 12, 2018 10:30 am - 2:30 pm
Pendleton, OR

Join Rick Reynolds, veteran educator and author of Inquiry, Exploration, and Service Learning in the Sagebrush Ecosystem and Heidi Paullus from InterMountain ESD as we explore a variety of resources from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS), Audubon, BLM, and other partners.

Earn PDUs while exploring hands-on STEAM activities in beautiful Pendleton, OR. Help us inspire students to think critically about sagebrush ecosystems and ways to protect them and their fascinating diverse species!


  • Introduction to the sagebrush ecosystem and trunks with hands-on materials
  • Overview of lesson plans aligned to the Next Generation Science Standards + Common Core State Standards
  • Hands-on activities, including some outside in the ecosystem
  • Lunch-can be enjoyed outside, too!
  • More lessons + hands-on activities
  • FREE Resources
  • Teacher’s Guide adaptable for grades K-12 with reproducible handouts
  • Hands-on trunks with skulls and much more
  • Posters
  • Videos, multimedia presentations, and more!