Science Education Mentor


(32.74035,-117.10274)
 

Cause Areas

When

Mon Jan 08, 2018 07:00 AM - Fri Mar 23, 2018 04:00 PM

Where

4255 Thorn StreetSan Diego, CA 92105

About

Time Commitment

  • 5 hours per week

Key Responsibilities

  • Engage 4 th grade or 7 th grade students in rigorous science education.
  • Prepare materials for hands-on science lessons.
  • Assist with instruction of lessons as needed.
  • Help facilitate field trips to the Living Lab.
  • Assist with classroom management.

Volunteer Impact

  • Help students to believe and achieve in science.
  • Expose underserved youth to innovative science curriculum.
  • Spark student interest science careers.

Commitment

  • One 5 hour shift per week from January 8 th to March 23 rd, 2018.
    • Time for the shift varies between 7am-4pm.
  • One required orientation for all Science Education Mentors.
    • Tuesday, January 9 th, 2018 from 4:30-7:30pm.
  • One required field trip training based on your chosen grade level.
    • 7 th grade - Monday, January 8 th, 2018 from 9:30am-12pm at Cabrillo National Monument.
    • 4 th grade - Saturday, January 20 th, 2018 from 10am-1pm at the Emory Cove Wetland.

Requirements

  • Strong interest in the science, conservation, or education fields.
  • Dedication to serving underserved youth.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Interested in gaining education experience.
  • Ability to communicate in Spanish.

Skills

  • Mentoring
  • Math / Science Instruction
  • STEM
  • Teaching / Instruction

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 15
  • Orientation or Training
  • 5 hours per week
  • Strong interest in the science, conservation or education field.

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