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NIC Volunteer Resources

Who to Contact

Teaching

Field trips – Courtney Cox-Poulsen
Scheduling and substitutes – Jane Lazarevic
Teaching materials and teaching questions-  Beverly Hanson, Cheryl Ammel, Deb Stone
Kindergarten & 1st Grade – Beverly Hanson, Cheryl Ammel
2nd & 3rd Grade – Deb Stone
Niche work days – Beverly Hanson
Photocopies – Beverly Hanson
Volunteer training and recruitment – 

Committee Business

Committee agenda and budget – Beverly Hanson
Committee minutes –
Contact information updates – Jane Lazarevic
Donations – 
Expense reimbursement – Sally Mueller
Niche room management – Courtney Cox-Poulsen, Beverly Hanson
Purchases of books and other items – Courtney Cox-Poulsen, Beverly Hanson
Web page – Jane Lazarevic

Volunteer Resources

Volunteer Contact List
Class Assignments by School All Months
Nature in the Classroom Dates
Calendar
Directions to Schools (Google Sheets)
Directions to Schools (PDF)
Expense Reimbursement Form (PDF)

October-Suspended until 2022-23 school year

Schedule
October Calendar

Lesson Plans
1st Grade: Turkeys and Seeds
1st Grade Handout: All About Turkeys
2nd Grade: Urban Spaces
3rd Grade:  Birds

November-

Suspended until 2022-23 school year

Schedule
November Calendar

Lesson Plans
1st Grade: Deer
2nd Grade: Preparing for Winter
3rd Grade: Fox

December-

Suspended until 2022-23 school year

Schedule
December Calendar

Lesson Plans
1st Grade: Spider
2nd Grade: Weather
3rd Grade: Wolf-suspended until 2022-23 school year

January

Schedule
January Calendar

Lesson Plans

Kindergarten:  Skunk
1st Grade: Woodchuck  (Download: Woodchuck Burrow Handout)
2nd Grade: Owls

February

Schedule
February Calendar

Lesson Plans

Kindergarten:  Raccoon
1st Grade: Bear
2nd Grade: Tracking

March

Schedule
March Calendar

Lesson Plans
Kindergarten:  Beaver
1st Grade: Plants
2nd Grade: Trees

April

Schedule
April Calendar

Lesson Plans
Kindergarten:  Turtle
1st Grade: Birds
2nd Grade: Earth Day

Upcoming Events

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