District Science Fair in Stebbins              
March 7, 2018                  
  

District Science Fair
Science Fair held in Stebbins. Photo by Sean Tevebaugh.
Boat in ocean
Boat frozen in ocean. Photo by Yuri Bult-Ito.
Driftwood
Driftwood by ocean. Photo by Yuri Bult-Ito.

Bluff in sun
Bluff in the sun.
Photo by Yuri Bult-Ito.

Award ceremony
Science Fair
award ceremony. Photo by Sean Tevebaugh.
Student presentation
Student gives presentation
during science fair. Photo by Sean Tevebaugh.

 

Site visit in Elim              
March 1-3, 2018                  
  

Elim School
Elim School. Photo by Yuri Bult-Ito.
Trees in the sun
Trees in the sun, Elim. Photo by Yuri Bult-Ito.
Sky and hill
Sky and hills near Elim. Photo by Yuri Bult-Ito.

 

Site visit in Shaktoolik with Environmental Health Specialist Leif Albertson              
February 28, 2018                  
  

Sunrise in Shaktoolik
Sunrise in Shaktoolik. Photo by Yuri Bult-Ito.
Students learn from Leif Albertson
Leif Albertson teaches students how to identify bed bugs. Photo by Yuri Bult-Ito.
Sea Ice near Shaktoolik
Ariel view of sea ice near Shaktoolik. Photo by Yuri Bult-Ito.

 

REACH Up Science and Culture Workshop in Anchorage              
February 16-17, 2018                  
  

Sam Norline speaks about the REACH Up program
Sam Norlin, REACH Up PI presents an overview of the REACH Up project.
Photo by Yuri Bult-Ito.
Cheryl Cooper presents at the workshop
Cheryl Cooper gives a presentation on the Next Generation Science Standards.
Photo by Yuri Bult-Ito.
Teachers participate in lessons
Teachers try a REACH Up Environmental Cycles activity. Photo by Yuri Bult-Ito.

 

Site visit in Koyuk with Scientist Lindsey Parkinson, November 10, 2017              
November 10, 2017                  
  

Plant-ecologist-Lindsey-Parkinson-engages-students-in-a-cloud-cover-activity_by-Yuri.
Plant ecologist Lindsey Parkinson engages students in a cloud cover activity. Photo by Yuri Bult-Ito.

Koyuk School. Photo by Yuri Bult-Ito.

Ice starts to form on Norton Sound. Photo by Yuri Bult-Ito.

 

BSSD In-Service, Unalakleet               
October 16-18, 2017                  
  

Aerial photo of the Alaska Range with a glacier on a site visit trip. Photo by Yuri Bult-Ito.
A raven and a gull feast on a Beluga whale carcass at the beach in Unalakleet. Photo by Yuri Bult-Ito.
A thin layer of ice floats on the ocean in Unalakleet. Photo by Yuri Bult-Ito.

 

Site Visit in Savoonga & Gambell with Scientist Alexis Will                 
October 5-6, 2017               

Windmills help generate energy in the village of Gambell. Photo by Yuri Bult-Ito.
Sea bird scientist Alexis Will leads a discussion on murres' diet during a REACH Up school visit in Savoonga. Photo by Yuri Bult-Ito.
Water lines run over the tundra to houses in Savoonga. Photo by Yuri Bult-Ito.

 

REACHUp                      
Science & Culture Camp, August 2017

 
Tyler Ivanoff shares hunting stories at the 2017 REACH Up Science and Culture Camp. Photo by Yuri Bult-Ito.
Arnold Eakon explains diesel engine operations to the 2017 REACH Up Science and Culture Camp participants at the Unalakleet Valley Electric Cooperative in Unalakleet. Photo by Yuri Bult-Ito.
 
Roberta Walker (top left) leads educators on an activity to identify invertebrates along the North River during the 2017 REACH Up Science and Culture Camp. Photo by Yuri Bult-Ito.
Matt Macander (far right) leads a drone survey at the 2017 REACH Up Science and Culture Camp. Photo by Yuri Bult-Ito.
Abigail Takak demostrates salmon filleting techniques at the 2017 REACH Up Science and Culture Camp. Photo by Yuri Bult-Ito.
Hills and rivers in Unalakleet. Photo by Yuri Bult-Ito.

 

 

REACHUp                      
Culminating Workshop, April 2017


Teachers and K-12 Outreach Staff toured the Permafrost tunnel. Here, an ice wedge is illuminated from behind
. Photo by K-12 Staff, courtesy of US Army Corps of Engineers, Engineering Research and Development Center (ERDC) Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory (CRREL) Permafrost Tunnel.
Teachers and K-12 Outreach Staff in the Permafrost tunnel. Photo by K-12 Staff, courtesy of US Army Corps of Engineers, Engineering Research and Development Center (ERDC) Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory (CRREL).
 
Teachers and K-12 Outreach Staff in the Permafrost tunnel. Photo by K-12 Staff, courtesy of US Army Corps of Engineers, Engineering Research and Development Center (ERDC) Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory (CRREL).
Everyone took a trip to view the pipeline by Fox . Not far from the Permafrost Tunnel, teachers had an opportunity to see the pipeline up close. Photo by K-12 Staff.
Teachers went on a Behind-the-Scenes tour at the UAF Large Animal Research Station (LARS). Here, a yearling muskox is shedding its qiviut. Photo by K-12 Staff, courtesy of LARS.
Teachers were treated to a performance by the Iñu-Yupiaq Dance Group, a student organization at UAF.  Some members of the dance group are Yup'ik language majors, and also presented a lesson about the Yup'ik language. Photo by K-12 Staff.

REACHUp                      
Science & Culture Camp, August 2016


Teachers and Cultural Knowledge Bearers work together on REACHUp lessons
. Photo by K-12 Staff.
Teachers and K-12 Outreach Staff preparing to go on Unalakleet River. Photo by K-12 Staff.
 
Participants are given a lesson in forest ecology. Photo by K-12 Staff.
Kari Rasmussen leads a lesson about moose . Photo by K-12 Staff.
The kitchen at Camp provides excellent food for participants. Photo by K-12 Staff.
Teachers work through the REACHUp lessons about building on permafrost. Photo by K-12 Staff.

 

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