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PreK-Elementary

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Poster Session-Yesterday's Child: An Online Curricula that Brings Ancient Lives Alive

Yesterday’s Child online series uses storytelling to promote critical thinking and literacy. It explores how ancient history lives today through innovation, technology and cultural touchstones in music, art and food.

Poster Session-Using Children's Literature to Teach Elementary Economics

Economics is often an unfamiliar topic for many elementary teachers.This presentation will display popular children’s literature that can be used to teach economics in a fun way to young students.

Poster Session-Do You DBQ? One District's Leap into Common Core

Learn how one district implemented a DBQ program for grades K-5 during their Common Core transition year.

Poster Session-How to Measure Literacy while Learning Geography

Learn how one district developed a fourth grade project to study the regions of the United States while simultaneously measuring our progress towards mastering Common Core literacy standards.

Poster Session-Not Just Story Time: Read-Alouds in Social Studies and Literacy

This presentation describes potential benefits of using interactive read-alouds of a variety of text types to help elementary students meet social studies learning goals and the Common Core ELA Standards.

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