Thank you for volunteering with I LOVE Science. We will be hosting a mandatory training sessions on August 16 from 8-9 am at IHMC, 40 S Alcaniz St. Pensacola. We will schedule another one in Escambia county for a later date as well as one for Santa Rosa. You only need to attend one.

Contact Nancy Stanley at or 850-439-2623 for Escambia school paperwork or Charlene Kincaid at or 850-983-5051 for Santa Rosa school paperwork.

To receive regular updates on information for volunteers, please sign up for our email list. For Escambia volunteers, email For Santa Rosa, email

Here are some resources to guide you in thinking about leading science activities:

Concept to Classroom: An overview of the importance of inquiry science
How to make lab activities more open ended
On Not Becoming a Scientist: a summary of the recent report, Taking Science to School: Learning and Teaching Science in Grades K-8
Recognizing Inquiry: Comparing Three Hands-On Teaching Techniques

Volunteer Guide

Volunteer Training Video