U.S. History

Poster Session-5 Lessons That Have Your Students Reading, Writing, and Researching


This poster presentation will provide five lessons that are ready to be taken back to the classroom and implemented.

Time: 
Sat, 11/23/2013 - 2:45pm - 3:45pm
Presenters: 

Meredith Rueger, Thompkins Middle School, Evansville, IN, US

Room: 
America's Ballroom Lobby
session id: 
214
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Poster Session-National Archives - At the Core


National Archives will display three civil rights lessons linked to the Common Core Standards. DocsTeach.org offers teachers hundreds of lessons as writing prompts. A free CD will accompany display.

Time: 
Sat, 11/23/2013 - 2:45pm - 3:45pm
Presenters: 

Mickey Ebert, National Archives, Kansas City, MO, US

Room: 
America's Ballroom Lobby
session id: 
648
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Poster Session-Professional Partnerships: Giving Preservice Teachers Real-World Experience


Making social studies authentic is as easy as looking in your backyard. Preservice teachers join their local historical museum creating lessons that accelerate student learning and accentuate the museum’s exhibits.

Time: 
Sat, 11/23/2013 - 2:45pm - 3:45pm
Presenters: 

Jesse Haight, Clarion University of Pennsylvania, Clarion, PA, US

Room: 
America's Ballroom Lobby
session id: 
193
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Poster Session-The World War II Digital Classroom: Gateway to Learning


America’s overseas cemeteries and memorials offer unique perspectives to understanding American memory. Discover resources from the American Battle Monuments Commission and the Friends of the National World War II Memorial.

Time: 
Sat, 11/23/2013 - 2:45pm - 3:45pm
Presenters: 

Tim Nosal, American Battle Monuments Commission, Arlington, VA, US; James Percoco, Friends of the National World War II Memorial, Washington, DC, US

Room: 
America's Ballroom Lobby
session id: 
308
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Poster Session-Sacrifice for Freedom: D-Day and Historical Research


Go on an adventure while discovering the past. This program through National History Day will help you get there.

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

Gary Morris, McLean County High School, Calhoun, KY, US

Room: 
America's Ballroom Lobby
session id: 
812
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Poster Session-The "Uncommon Core": History, Inquiry and Justice in K-5


This session provides concrete examples of teacher researchers who have long-standing commitments to what we've called "the un-common core" - highlighting the essential nature of history, inquiry and justice for K-5.

Time: 
Sat, 11/23/2013 - 2:45pm - 3:45pm
Presenters: 

Sushma Bridgemahon, Champaign Public Schools, Champaign, IL, US; Zanne Newman, Champaign Public Schools, Champaign, IL, US; Susan Noffke, University of Illinois - Urbana/Champaign, Champaign, IL, US; Katie Hickey Snyder, Champaign Public Schools, Champaign, IL, US; Jennifer Varvel, Champaign Public Schools, Champaign, IL, US

Room: 
America's Ballroom Lobby
session id: 
936
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Poster Session-Veterans Heritage Project: Gateway to Patriotism


Connecting students with veterans illustrates the commonalities in the American story, passing patriotism from one generation to another for a sustainable democracy in a country that they will one day lead.

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

Barbara Hatch, Veterans Heritage Project/Cactus Shadows High School, Cave Creek, AZ, US

Room: 
America's Ballroom Lobby
session id: 
493
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Poster Session-Piecing Together a History of the Buffalo Soldiers


This session presents historical facts about the Buffalo Soldiers in U.S. history. Interactive power-point, documents and teaching strategies are also used to target cultural and racial awareness in the curriculum.

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

Rose Merrell- James, Shippensburg University, Shippensburg, PA, US; Terrence A. James, Chambersburg, PA, US

Room: 
America's Ballroom Lobby
session id: 
326
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Poster Session-Dirty Heads, Nasty Breath, and NO Toilet Paper!!!


Bring your American History instruction alive with easy, affordable, hands-on activities to help your students feel excited about learning and remember the concepts.

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

Patti Cornelius, B. McDaniel Middle School, Denison, TX, US; Sharla Mullens, B. McDaniel Middle School, Denison, TX, US

Room: 
America's Ballroom Lobby
session id: 
445
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Poster Session-Are Your Students Bored with Traditional Textbooks? Why iBooks Work


Multi-Touch Textbooks engage students. Review questions, linkable glossary, study cards, maps. Text and content by classroom teacher. Primary sources with narration. Fun facts enrich learning.

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

Brian Hurd, Mary of Lourdes Middle School, Little Falls, MN, US

Room: 
America's Ballroom Lobby
session id: 
433
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