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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 – 
Niche room management – 
Purchases of books and other items –
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: Seeds and Turkeys revised 9/16 and All About Turkeys
2nd Grade: Urban Spaces – revised 7/16
3rd Grade:  Birds – revised 9/16

November-

Suspended until 2022-23 school year

Schedule
November Calendar

Lesson Plans
1st Grade: Deer – revised 10/16
2nd Grade: Preparing for Winter-revised 7/16
3rd Grade: Fox

December-

Suspended until 2022-23 school year

Schedule
December Calendar

Lesson Plans
1st Grade: Spider – revised 10/16
2nd Grade: Weather-revised 7/16

January

Schedule
January Calendar

Lesson Plans
1st Grade: Woodchuck – revised 10/16 (Download: Woodchuck Burrow Handout)
2nd Grade: Owls-revised 7/16
3rd Grade: Wolf-suspended until 2022-23 school year

February

Schedule
February Calendar

Lesson Plans
Kindergarten: Skunk
1st Grade: Bear – revised 8/14
2nd Grade: Tracking-revised 7/16

March

Schedule
March Calendar

Lesson Plans
Kindergarten: Raccoon
1st Grade: Plants – revised 8/14
2nd Grade: Trees-revised 2020

April

Schedule
April Calendar

Lesson Plans
Kindergarten: Beaver
1st Grade: Birds – revised 8/14
2nd Grade: Earth Day-revised 7/16

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