Michigan Science education

Elementary School Programs


After-School Science classes for Grade 1 - 8 students

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  • School Registration Form

Family Science/Math Nights

  • Lesson Plans
  • Schedule
  • Ways to Deliver
  • Sample Programs
  • Photographs & Other Links

Outdoor Science Field Trips

    General Field Trip Information & Logistics

Forestry Education

    Forestry Education Materials
    Resource specialists
    And more

Great Lakes Education

Great Lakes Education Page
Lake Sampling Aboard A Research Vessel
Ecology of the Great Lakes Institutes
Teaching Resources
Lesson Plans
Teacher Institutes


Great Lakes Maritime Transportation

Great Lakes Maritime Transportation
Teaching Resources
Lesson Plans
Teacher Institutes


Western UP Science Fair

See Past Programs on Archives Page


Shawn Oppliger, shawn@copperisd.org
Loret Roberts, loret@copperisd.org
Western Upper Peninsula Center for Science, Mathematics and Environmental Education
809 Hecla St.
Hancock, MI 49930
Tel: (906) 482-0331
Fax: (906) 482-1931
Joan Chadde, jchadde@mtu.edu
K-12 Education & Outreach Program Coordinator,
Lloyd Wescoat, lwescoat@mtu.edu
Education Program Assistant
Michigan Technological University
114-116 Great Lakes Research Center
1400 Townsend Dr.
Houghton, MI 49931-1295
Tel: (906) 487-3341
Fax: (906) 487-1620

The Western UP Center offers a wide variety of K-12 outreach programs in science, mathematics and environmental education to improve K-12 science and mathematics education throughout the state of Michigan.

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