Reuben Oostenbrink (Psychology concentration)
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U OF A BOTANICAL GARDENS, DEVON AB
- Educated young children on different aspects of nature at the gardens for ages pre-K to grade 12
- Led educational birthday parties throughout the garden
- Did drop-in programming, consisting of primarily crafts for kids
- Led 2 educational nature center summer camps, and did planning for them, interacted with parents and volunteers
- Set up lesson plan and materials used for variety of activities
What did Reuben most like about this position?
“Throughout the summer I taught on a wide range of topics, but my favorite was the wetland wonders. It is inspiring when young eyes get a closer look at the wetlands.”