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Camp for teachers: Educators learn lessons and have a little bit of fun, too

Camp for teachers: Educators learn lessons and have a little bit of fun, too

Much like in the classroom, the day for Anne Arundel County Public Schools teachers began with a lesson. About 10 teachers from elementary schools around the county calculated how many gallons of water they actually use, using some simple multiplication and addition. "I would love to do this with the kids," said Marcus Williams, a fourth-grade teacher at Meade Heights. And then, like in most classrooms, they put their knowledge to use with an experiment. They had a budget of $25 to build a water filter and then see which filter worked the best when put to the test. They joked around about their budgets. They interrupted their instructor from the Chesapeake Bay Foundation....

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