PreK-Elementary

MRH-Elementary: School As Museum


Learn how to transform your school into a museum. Teachers and students of Maplewood/Richmond Heights Elementary School will share their school metaphor: School as Museum.

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

Timothy Butz, Maplewood-Richmond Heights Elementary School, St. Louis, MO, US; Daniel Lyons, Maplewood-Richmond Heights Elementary School, St. Louis, MO, US

Room: 
266
session id: 
774
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Bolstering the Common Core through Social Studies: Meaningful Inquiry-Based Learning


Presenting an inquiry-based narrative—setting, characters, and plot. Reading and writing come alive as students apply social studies understandings in real world contexts. Strategies for integrating the Common Core shared.

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

Bronwyn Cole, University of Western Sydney, Penrith South D.C., Australia; Margit McGuire, Seattle University, Seattle, WA, US

Room: 
264
session id: 
355
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Bayou Expedition: Elementary and Middle School Excursions through History/Culture


An 18th century Louisiana village provides an engaging backdrop for bringing CCSS to life for elementary and middle school students via collaboration between living history museum, university, and local schools.

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

Toby Daspit, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, Lafayette, LA, US; Jolie Johnson, Vermilionville Folklife Center, Lafayette, LA, ; Janet Pope, Lafayette Parish School System, Lafayette, LA, US; Elaine Riley-Taylor, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, Lafayette, LA, US

Room: 
104
session id: 
739
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Peace Table Talks: Bringing Historic Figures back to the Table


Transform your classroom Peace Table into a place for your students to rewrite history and resolve conflicts between historic figures. Social justice empowers students to envision a more peaceful future.

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

Mary Ledbetter, University of Texas Elementary School, Austin, TX, US

Room: 
102
session id: 
210
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Social Studies Comes Alive with Common Core


Understanding relationships between social studies and Common Core Literacy at the elementary level is essential. We will explore ways to use literacy strategies to enhance student understanding of U.S. history.

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

Janet Armstrong, Buford Elementary School, Lancaster, SC, US; Allison Horton, Buford Elementary School, Lancaster, SC, US

Room: 
101
session id: 
248
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Common Core and Disciplinary Literacy in the Social Studies Classroom


This presentation will provide strategies for addressing discipline literacy and the Common Core in the social studies classroom; specifically history, economics, geography and civics using primary and secondary sources.

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

Donna Olszewski, Maryland State Department of Education, Baltimore, MD, US; Marcie Taylor-Thoma, Maryland State Department of Education, Baltimore, MD, US

Room: 
241
session id: 
312
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Let's Go to School....around the World!


Learn how children can gain a global perspective by exploring where children from around the world go to school, how they travel to school, and what they learn in school.

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

Sandra Oldendorf, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC, US

Room: 
267
session id: 
824
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Crossing Borders: Building Geography and Language Concepts through Arts Integration


Meet children who live 300 miles south of the Arizona border, and are learning English and geography concepts through arts integration. Take away exciting CCSS lessons for any K-3 classroom.

Time: 
Fri, 11/22/2013 - 2:10pm - 3:05pm
Presenters: 

Julia Barwell, Northern Arizona University, Tucson, AZ, US

Room: 
130
session id: 
799
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It's Elementary! A Technology Grab Bag Supporting Common Core Implementation!


This session will share over 20 technology resources appropriate for elementary educators! Learn to capture video using Firefox, explore Animoto, discover cool Google tools, learn about Prezi and Glogging too!

Time: 
Fri, 11/22/2013 - 2:10pm - 3:05pm
Presenters: 

Kristi Stricker, Concordia University, Chicago, IL, US; Lara Willox, University of West Georgia, Carrollton, GA, US

Room: 
276
session id: 
456
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Beyond Biography: Rethinking Women’s History Month to Inspire Civic Action


Explore a technology- and literacy-driven approach to Women’s History Month, promoting active citizenship, civic leadership, and collaborative biography. Participants receive lesson plans, graphic organizers, and resources for the elementary classroom.

Time: 
Fri, 11/22/2013 - 2:10pm - 3:05pm
Presenters: 

Erica Christie, Curriculum That Matters, Indianapolis, IN, US; Sarah Montgomery, University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA, US; Jessica Staudt, Harding Elementary, Mason City, IA, US

Room: 
101
session id: 
335
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