I have an exciting announcement for you, I will be presenting at the 2010 I Teach K! conference in LasVegas! The conference will be held July 12-15, 2010 at the Riviera Hotel & Casino located on the infamous Las Vegas Strip. I Teach K! offers an early bird discount Register by March 1st, 2010 and SAVE. Early birds save $25 per registered day. Attend all four days and SAVE $100. PLUS, you’ll also receive your FREE 2010 I teach K! conference t-shirt.
The sessions I will be presenting will be on July 12th and they are:
You Can Still Have Your Cake and Eat it Too! Do you long for the good .ole days when kindergarten was kindergarten and the only pressure you received was from the barometer? Don.t let higher standards in literacy get you down! Learn fun, interactive ways to teach literacy skills that will help your students meet the higher standards and even go beyond. Your students will love reading and literacy when you use these techniques.
ABC’s & 123’s: Discover a wide array of new and engaging activities to make learning the ABC’s and 123’s meaningful and fun. Simple, creative, hands-on ideas you can implement in your classroom now with little preparation. Your students will leave your class recognizing and identifying their alphabet and numbers fluently. Parents and administrators alike will be wowed by your student’s success!
Help! I Don’t Speak that Language: Meeting the needs of all your students can be challenging, especially when some don.t speak English. Learn tips and tricks for navigating the road to success for second language learners. Make connections and build relationships with your ESL students and parents. Discover fun, new activities that will encourage your students to start speaking now.
Organize for Success (co-presented with Janet Dickens from Under the Apple Tree): Transform your classroom into an organized oasis where more teaching and learning can take place. Learn simple steps to overcome clutter and organize your materials. See pictures of classrooms and how materials are organized in each center. Tips and tools for helping you become an organizational goddess will be shared. You will receive a blank floor plan template and learn how to create a classroom space that flows and facilitates teacher and student success.
See you in Vegas!