Face in the Rock Teachers Workshop

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A Face in the Rock Workshop
September 19-20, 2003

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Friday, September 19
8:30 am Tour of the Face in the Rock at the Scott Falls rest stop (on M-28 west of Munising) TBA?

9:30 am Meet at ferry dock on mainland

10:00 am Ferry departs mainland

10:15 am Depart on Bus Tour of Grand Island

10:30 am History of Grand Island ownership & management (Murray Bay)
(Janel Crooks, Recreation Planner, Hiawatha National Forest)

11:00 am Island plant communities & use of plants for human survival Duck Lake
(Janel Crooks, Recreation Planner, Hiawatha National Forest)

11:30 LUNCH (Trout Bay)

12:00 pm The Grand Island Chippewa at Trout Bay
(Dolores LeVeque, great-granddaughter of Powers of the Air)

1:00 pm Hands-on Activities: measuring forest and beach succession
(Janel Crooks, Recreation Planner, Hiawatha National Forest)

2:30 The Old Beaver Dam (TBA)

3:00 pm Archeological Research on Grand Island (Williams Landing)
(Janel Crooks, Recreation Planner, Hiawatha National Forest)

4:00 pm or 6:00 pm - Depart Grand Island on ferry

OPTIONAL:
4:00-6:00 PM - Hike/bike on Grand Island (bring your own bike)
7:00 PM - Dinner (on your own) at Brownstone Inn near Munising
Accommodations: overnight camping on Grand Island or in local motels in Munising (on your own)

Saturday, September 20
8:30 am Tour of Indiantown (off M-28 east of Munising) TBA?

9:30 am Meet at ferry dock on mainland

10:00 am Ferry departs mainland

10:15 am Depart on Bus for Old North Lighthouse

11:00 am Tour of Old North Lighthouse (Loren Graham, author, A Face in the Rock)

NOON LUNCH

1:00 pm Conducting Historical Research & the Writing Process (Loren Graham)

2:30 pm WalkingTour of other historical sites (Loren Graham)

3:00 PM Presentation of Elementary & Secondary Interdisciplinary Curriculum Units using
A Face in the Rock (Jean Dunstan, Janet Larson, Linda Rulison & Ruth Ann Smith)
4:30 pm Depart on Bus for Ferry Dock
5:30 pm Depart on Ferry


Name

Contact Information

Presentation Title

Altran Bus Service

 

 

Altran Bus Service

530 E. Munsing Ave.

Munising, MI 49862

Tel: (906) 37-4845

 

 

Joan Chadde

Course Coordinator

 

Western U. P. Center for Science, Mathematics & Environmental Education

105 Dillman Michigan Technological University

1400 Townsend Dr., Houghton, MI 49931

Tel : (906) 487-3341

Email : blmctagg@mtu.edu

 

 

Loren Graham

Historian & author of Face in the Rock

Northend Lighthouse - Grand Island

Munising, MI 49862

Email: lrg@mit.edu

 

Face in the Rock: history of the Grand Island Chippewa

Janelle Crooks

Recreation Planner

 

Hiawatha National Forest

Munising Ranger District Office

Munising, MI 49862

Tel: (906) 387-2512

Email: jmcrooks@fs.fed.us

Archaeological Research

Beach Succession

Island Plant Communities

History of Grand Island:

Then & Now

Dolores LeVeque

(granddaughter of Powers of the Air)

 

N6954 Indiantown Rd.

Munising, MI 49862

Tel: (906) 387-3370

Email: dleveque@chartermi.net

Native American History,

Culture and Philosophy

Bud Morrison

 

Grand Island Ferry Service

E9718 Miller Rd.

Munising, MI 49862

Tel: 906-387-3503 or 906-387-2433

 

 

Linda Rulison

Ruth Ann Smith

Hancock Middle School Teachers

Hancock Middle School

417 Quincy St.

Hancock, MI 49930

Tel: 906-487-5923

Email: ruthann@hancock.k12.mi.us

Email: lrulison@ccisd.k12.mi.us

 

Reading and Writing About the Great Lakes