PreK-Elementary

Poster Session-Moving Students to Action through the CORE


This presentation will introduce participants to a social studies project that integrates social studies, reading/language arts and service learning. Participants will receive examples of the lessons developed.

Time: 
Sat, 11/23/2013 - 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Presenters: 

Nichelle Boyd-Robinson, University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS, US; Virginia Moore, University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS, US; Thea Williams-Black, University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS, US

Room: 
America's Ballroom Lobby
session id: 
370
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Poster Session-Geospatial Technology Facilitates English Learners’ Investigations through Language Use


Geospatial technology supports geographic inquiry and spatial thinking expressed through language arts. Integrate CCSS with 2012 Geography and English Language Development Standards to successfully engage English Language Learners. Materials provided.

Time: 
Sat, 11/23/2013 - 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Presenters: 

Sarah A. Coppersmith, University of Missouri-St. Louis, St. Louis, MO, US; Jerol B. Enoch, University of Missouri-St. Louis, St. Louis, MO, US

Room: 
America's Ballroom Lobby
session id: 
487
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Poster Session-Got Culture? Using Culture Boxes with Young Children


Culture Boxes are valuable for teaching students of all ages. Young children, especially, benefit from interacting with items from other cultures. Don't just read about the Great Wall, build it!

Time: 
Sat, 11/23/2013 - 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Presenters: 

Barbara McCrary, Eisenhower International School, Tulsa, OK, US; Lezlie Segovia, Eisenhower International School, Tulsa, OK, US

Room: 
America's Ballroom Lobby
session id: 
316
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Poster Session-Developing Scientific Attitudes in Primary School Pupils: A Humanistic Approach to Social Studies Teaching and Learning


This paper examines the development of scientific attitudes in enhancing effective teaching and learning of social studies. It equally looks at how teachers can adopt a humanistic approach.

Time: 
Sat, 11/23/2013 - 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Presenters: 

Florence Modupe Osalusi, Ekiti State University, Ado-Ekiti, Nigeria

Room: 
America's Ballroom Lobby
session id: 
310
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Poster Session-Bringing Literacy to Life through Social Studies


Preservice teachers and their professor will share experiences, thematic units, and specific lessons, for elementary and middle grade students integrating ELA and social studies in ways that energize learning.

Time: 
Sat, 11/23/2013 - 9:15am - 10:15am
Presenters: 

Emily Paradise, Cabrini College, Radnor, PA, US; Susan Pierson, Cabrini College, Radnor, PA, US; Leann Scherer, Cabrini College, Radnor, PA, US

Room: 
America's Ballroom Lobby
session id: 
884
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Poster Session-Utilizing Community Resources to Promote Global Citizenship


Issues surrounding citizenship and global citizenship are significant in the current pluralistic society of America. This presentation presents theoretical and practical models of resources as alternatives in addressing these issues.

Time: 
Sat, 11/23/2013 - 9:15am - 10:15am
Presenters: 

Sheliah Durham, Clemson University, Clemson, SC, US; David Fleming, Clemson University, Clemson, SC, US

Room: 
America's Ballroom Lobby
session id: 
926
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Poster Session-Rosie and Rationing: Popular Media and Women’s Roles during WWII


This session explores how popular media helped change women’s roles during WWII. Participants will learn strategies to instruct students to analyze popular media and draw conclusions about women during WWII.

Time: 
Sat, 11/23/2013 - 8:00am - 9:00am
Presenters: 

Heather Hagan, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, US; Carolyn Weber, Murray State University, Murray, KY, US

Room: 
America's Ballroom Lobby
session id: 
429
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Poster Session-China and Hong Kong’s National Identity Education: Four Innovative Lessons


This session introduces four innovative national identity education lessons in China. The authors of the lessons come from Beijing and Hong Kong, and the session compares their perspectives in teaching positive national feeling in a globalization era.

Time: 
Fri, 11/22/2013 - 4:20pm - 5:15pm
Presenters: 

Wangbei Ye, East China Normal University, Shanghai, China

Room: 
America's Ballroom Lobby
session id: 
582
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Poster Session-Using Twin Texts to Understand the Underground Railroad


This interactive session will feature quality fiction and non-fiction texts that can be paired and used to authentically teach elementary students about slavery, the Underground Railroad, and freedom.

Time: 
Fri, 11/22/2013 - 4:20pm - 5:15pm
Presenters: 

Kimberly Clayton-Code, Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights, KY, US; Denise Dallmer, Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights, KY,

Room: 
America's Ballroom Lobby
session id: 
515
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Poster Session-Operation Military Kids: Understanding and Supporting Military-Connected Students


Participants will learn how to meet the academic, social, and emotional needs of the 2,000,000+ military-connected students in the U.S., who are often most challenged by our globally interconnected world.

Time: 
Fri, 11/22/2013 - 3:15pm - 4:10pm
Presenters: 

Hillary Anderson, Memphis Public Schools, Memphis, TN, US; Bethany Hill-Anderson, McKendree University, Lebanon, IL, US; Karee Orellana, McKendree University, Lebanon, IL, US; Stacey Cutter, McKendree University, Lebanon, IL, US

Room: 
America's Ballroom Lobby
session id: 
822
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