Secondary Level-High School

Poster Session-Hunting the Hun! Multimedia Approach to Teaching America Entering WWI


Participate in a "ready-to-go" lesson that draws students into the year 1917 and America's abandonment of isolationism to join the Great War using media from the time period.

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

Cameron May, Frontier School of Excellence, Kansas City, MO, US

Room: 
America's Ballroom Lobby
session id: 
933
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Poster Session-Iron Man and the Second Amendment: Superheroes and your Rights!


Make political and social issues come alive utilizing comics in the classroom. Creative and technology based lessons on issues such as gun control, the death penalty, and more using superheroes!

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

; Chander Mallhotra Jr., Baldwin UFSD, Baldwin, NY, US; Kristine Knapp, St. Joseph's College, Patchogue, NY, US

Room: 
America's Ballroom Lobby
session id: 
559
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Poster Session-Let's Talk: Debate and Discussion in the Social Studies


Learn a myriad of ways to incorporate mini and large debate and discussion techniques into middle and high school social studies through hands on demonstration and discussion.

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

Dan Bordwell, Anoka-Hennepin Public Schools/University of Minnesota, Plymouth, MN, US

Room: 
America's Ballroom Lobby
session id: 
13
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Poster Session-Competing Visions of Human Rights: Questions for U.S. Policy


What role should human rights play in U.S. foreign policy? Challenge your students to examine the difficulty of defining and enforcing human rights, at home and around the world.

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

Brian Schum, Florida Atlantic University Schools, Boca Raton, FL, US

Room: 
America's Ballroom Lobby
session id: 
34
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Poster Session-Building Global Perspective: Aligning Short-Term Travel to the Common Core


Thinking about taking students abroad? Maybe you already do. Come explore a curricular approach to international travel. A semester-long inquiry based model that promotes deeper thinking through experiential learning.

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

Jeff Barry, Grayslake High School, D127, Grayslake, IL, US; Jeff Schagrin, Grayslake High School, D127, Grayslake, IL, US

Room: 
America's Ballroom Lobby
session id: 
673
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Poster Session-Movement and Learning: Using Station Hops in High School Classrooms


These lessons on civil rights implement differentiated learning strategies focusing on student exploration of content. After the presentation, we will conduct a workshop on creating your own station hops.

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

Kara Bosman, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, US; Cassie Caccavo, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, US; Marcy Trinkle, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, US

Room: 
America's Ballroom Lobby
session id: 
383
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Poster Session-Literacy in the Social Studies Classroom: Are You Ready?


Participants will learn strategies for incorporating the Common Core Literacy Standards in their classes. The goal is to provide participants with classroom tested lessons they can immediately use.

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

Molly David, Franklin High School, Livonia, MI, US

Room: 
America's Ballroom Lobby
session id: 
119
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Poster Session-"Citizen Twain": Using Humor and Satire to Effect Social Change


This poster reports on a professional development institute that aligned social studies instruction with the Common Cores State Standards using the life and work of Mark Twain as an example of participatory citizenship.

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

Meg Monaghan, University of Saint Joseph, West Hartford, CT, US

Room: 
America's Ballroom Lobby
session id: 
221
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Poster Session-Using Technology to Teach with Common Core


Teachers will take away technology tools to achieve the Common Core Standards of reading and writing in social studies. They can be adapted for any content area and grade level.

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

Amanda Colborne, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, US

Room: 
America's Ballroom Lobby
session id: 
908
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Poster Session-Common Core: Putting the Pieces of the Puzzle Together


Presenters will discuss and demonstrate web tools, mobile applications (app) and best practice literacy strategies that can integrate and promote the Common Core Standards in secondary social studies classrooms.

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

Russell Hammack, Central High School, Tuscaloosa, AL, US; Lisa H. Matherson, Paul W. Bryant High School, Cottondale, AL, US; Elizabeth K. Wilson, The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL, US; Tracy M. Windle, Skyland Elementary School, Tuscaloosa, AL, US; Vivian H. Wright, The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL, US

Room: 
America's Ballroom Lobby
session id: 
856
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