OUTDOOR ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION PROGRAM-SPECIAL SERVICES

OUTDOOR ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION PROGRAM-SPECIAL SERVICES

 
General Information
Description of ServiceOffers unique programs where OEEP staff lead hands-on investigations in the classroom of your school and/or in field sites around Long Island. From citizen science projects such as butterfly banding to determining fire frequency in the Pine Barrens through tree cores, students in our Special Services programs are directly involved in authentic studies of the natural world. OEEP staff work with teachers to customize the program to support and enhance classroom curriculum with various themes and activities. In addition, customized programs are aligned to the NYS Common Core and Science Standards. Programs are created for grades 1-12, and can be a single or a multi-day experiences. Sample programs include: Field Site Programs; Challenge Course; Native New Yorkers; Bay Investigations; Marine Mammals; Barrier Beach Ecology and Geology; Interpretive Canoe Trip; Invasive Species; Restoring Eelgrass Communities; Farming the Sea: A Mariculture Project; Exploring Long Island's Pine Barrens; Insects; Ornithology and Long Island History. In Addition we offer In-School Programs. Several specialized in-school programs include but are not limited to: Earth Balloon; StarLab; Life Cycles and Macroinvertebrates; Exploring Long Island's Fisheries Resource and other specialized programs that have been developed for the classroom. Here is a sample of possibilities. OEEP staff can customize programs to an array of topics. Call (631) 360-3652 to discuss other topics, programs or ideas.
LocationSuffolk
Geographical AreaSuffolk County, New York; Town of Huntington, New York; Huntington Station, New York
 
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Daniel Oggeri
Contact's Position Program Coordinator
Contact's Phone (631)360-3652
Contact's Email doggeri@wsboces.org
Physical Site Address 1 810 Meadow Road
Physical Site City, State, Zip Smithtown, NY 11787
Mailing Address 1 810 Meadow Road
Mailing City, State, Zip Smithtown, NY 11787
Mail Attention To Outdoor Environmental Education Program
Main Phone (631)360-3652
Fax (631)623-4913
Service Location Email instructsupport@wsboces.org
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateOct19
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: WESTERN SUFFOLK BOCES INSTRUCTIONAL SUPPORT SERVICES
Affiliated Program: OUTDOOR ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION PROGRAM-SPECIAL SERVICES
This Service: OUTDOOR ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION PROGRAM-SPECIAL SERVICES
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Elementary Schools (HD-8000.1800)
High School Students (YG-8000.2490-300)
Nature Centers/Walks (PL-6400.6000)
Outdoor Environmental Education (PL-7400.6300)
Special Education (HH-8000)