CCIRA 2019 Conference Handouts

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Session

Presenter

Session Name

101

Dana Sorensen, Annie Patterson

Coaching for Equity

Events @PEBC

102

Jana Durbin, Jim Macur

Fostering Daily Student Conversation

Events @PEBC

103

Jamie Salturelli

Heather Kuzma

Michelle Jones

Book Clubs: Get Them Started and Thriving

Events @PEBC

104

Lori Conrad, Missy Matthews

If you're tired of writing claim-evidence-reasoning . . .

Events @PEBC

105

Debbie Miller

Are Our Workshops More Important Than the Children in Them?

106

Beth Skelton

What’s Different About Teaching Reading to ELLs?

107

Brenda Overturf

Growing Vocabulary for Student Achievement

108

Jeff Anderson

Patterns of Power: Inviting Writers into the Conventions

Handout

109

Danny Brassell

Boys and Books

110

Ruth Culham

Teach Writing Well

120

Kristen Gilligan

Using Free Publisher and Bookstore Resources in Your Classroom

121

Jan Buley

The River of Life Storytelling Experience

122

Jim and Laura Thompson

Peanut of Blind Faith Farm - A Blind Lamb's Journey

123

Carol Brackman

Strategies for Close Reading; Take Notice and Note

124

Elizabeth Davis, Julie Seymour

Putting the Spark in Upper Grades Literacy Engagement

125

Emily Bradley, Kenyan Kreisher

Data Driven Decisions

126

Jennifer Rios-Alers, Kathy King-Dickman

How Do We KNOW Our Writing Instruction is Working?

Handout

127

Jennifer Gottschalk

Genre Fiction - The Cure for “I Hate to Write-itis”

Handout

128

Judi Holst

"Stop Stressing and Keep Sketching" - Taking Visual Notes

Handout #1      Handout #2

129

Kathleen Pelley

How Reading Aloud to Children Changes their Lives Forever!

Handout

130

Dr. Jeffrey Wilhelm, Amelia Van Name Larson

Beyond the Basal: From Balanced Literacy Components to a Transformative LIteracy System

Handout

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131

Lisa Reinicke

Teaching Kids with ADHD

132

Sharon Nehls, Teresa Allen

Colorado Teen-Generated YA Book Award

Handout

133

Vicki Collet

Coaching with the GIR Model: The Art of Asking Questions

134

Kile Clabaugh, Keith Patterson

Primary Sources and Literacy Strategies for the K6 Classroom

Handout

140

Sherry Taylor

Successful Practices with Pre-K Multilingual Learners

Slides

141

Adam Bittler,

John McKinney

Visual Learning Progressions for Students

Handout

143

Jean Boylan

Gain Momentum With Your Parent Engagement Plan

144

Jeanne Bonds, Courtney Berry

Critical Thinking for Struggling Secondary Students

145

Kathy King-Dickman

Effective Reading and Writing Conferences

Handout

146

Kim Haines, Dale Roberts

Cross-Grade Partnerships Build Literacy Skills for All

147

Krista Griffin

Creating a Literate Learning Environment

148

Marcie Haloin

Likes & Loves from the Literary Lists 2019

Handout

Handout2

149

Mark Hess

Poetry like a Pro

Handout

150

Marla Caviness-French

Connecting to the Quantitative Strengths of Gifted Readers

Handout1

Handout2

151

Lisa Reinicke

How to read to ADHD

152

Larry Reiff

Creating Digitally Curious Environments

153

Wendy Ward Hoffer

Math Workshop

Events @PEBC

154

Kristen Norris

Building the Foundation from What Students Know

Handout

165

Alex Frazier,

Tracy Handy

Building a Strong Foundation Creates LifeLong Reading

Handout

166

Rose Cappelli and Lynne Dorfman

Using Mentor Texts to Imagine Ourselves s Writers

Handout1

Handout2

167

Anne Beninghof

Co-Teaching that Works!

Handout

168

Kim Bevill

Happiness and Gratitude

Handout

169

Jeffrey Wilhelm

EMPOWER YOUR TEACHING! Teaching with inquiry!

Handout

170

Dana Sorensen, Heather Kuzma

Coaching for Growth

Events @PEBC

180

Kate Roberts

A Novel Approach

181

Maggie Beattie Roberts

DIY Literacy: Microprogressions & Skill Development

182

Jim and Laura Thompson

Peanut of Blind Faith Farm - A Blind Lamb's Journey

183

Chad Everett

To Know and Be Known: Creating a Community of Readers

200

Linda Horne

Apps and Sites for Reading and Writing with ELD Students

Handout

201

April Kramer

The Author’s Purpose is the Reader

202

Jennifer Gottschalk

Using the Narrative Toolbox to Power up Academic Writing

Handout

203

Jeraldine Kraver, Stacy Bailey, Simon Cropp

Levels of Integration: Incorporating SEL & ELA Content

204

Linda Jones

Phonemic Awareness & Phonetic Reading--Silent "e"

Handout

205

Lori Smith

Taking a Closer Look at Close Reading

206

Maegan Holycross

Balancing it All with Balanced Literacy!

Handout

207

Morgan Davis

Shared Squared

208

Sara Megibow

From Laptop To Library - Behind the Scenes of Publishing

209

Stan Yan

Cartooning for Writers

Handout

210

Sue Ann Highland

The MeTEOR Learning Framework and Student Engagement

Handout1

Handout 2

211

Kile Clabaugh, Keith Patterson

Analyzing Literary Maps for Cross-Curriculum Literacies

Handout

212

Sarah Lemire, Melissa Lucero

Effective Co-Teaching in the Secondary School

214

Larry Reiff

Creating Digitally Curious Environments

220

Linda Horne

Apps and Sites for Reading and Writing with ELD Students

Handout

221

Morgan Davis

WTL?!? Using Mentors to Lift the Level of Writing to Learn

222

Sally Nathenson-Mejia, Maria Uribe

Culturally Diverse Texts: Learning from Various Perspectives

Handout

223

Stephanie Bianchi, Erica Killham

Mindful Writing

224

Tiffany Painter, Christie Cutshall

Read Aloud With a Purpose

Handout

225

Peggy O'Neill-Jones, Kile Clabaugh

Digital Literacy, Social Media, and Primary Source Analysis

Handout

226

Ceri Dean

Learning Designs for Student Motivation and Engagement

Handout

227

Sue Ann Highland

Aligning Brain-Focused Learning and Generation Z Students

Handout

Handout 2

228

Laura Resau

Flying with Words: Creative Writing with Students

Handout

229

Shannon Broyles

Using Hyperdocs to Engage Students

Handout

230

Carin Barrett

Student Making that Makes a Difference

Slides

231

Colleen Urlik, Rebecca McKinney

Differentiated literacy instruction for gifted learners

232

Jenni Brasington

Building Family Capacity to Support Literacy at Home

233

Jenny Nordman

Methods for Increasing Task Persistence in Reluctant Readers

234

Kelly Williams

It’s Showtime!

The Why and How of Exhibiting Student Work

Slides

235

Linda Linnen

Spark Excitement for Reading and Writing with Nonfiction

236

Lindsey Smoot

Applying Technology to Student Engagement

237

Marla Caviness-French

Inspiring the Non-Verbal Strengths of Gifted Readers

238

Jacqueline Papierz, Carl Morreale

Instructing Students with Reading Challenges

239

Rachel Zindler, Claudia Ladd

Engaging the Eye: Fine Art Builds Knowledge for All Learners

Handout

240

Jeraldine Kraver, Leah Fairchild, Daniel Rosson, Sarah Seiffert

New Dogs, New Tricks: New Ideas & How to Share Them

250

Kim Bevill

Happiness and Gratitude

Handout

251

Alex Frazier, Olivia Gillespie

Conversation with CDE

Handout

252

Brandon Peterson, Christine Schein

Modern Day (Digital) Literacy, It's No Fairy Tale!

Handout

253

Jeanne Bonds, Courtney Berry

Co-Teaching to Enhance Learning

254

Karen Hartman

Young Adult Literature: a Motivating Force in the Classroom

255

Katie Garner

Warp-Speed Phonics—Hacking the Emotional System for Learning

Handout

256

Kristin Venable

Sara Schumacher

Tiny Writers: Developing Emergent Writer’s Identity

Events @PEBC

257

Moker Klaus-Quinlan

The Power of Teacher Belief to Impact Student Success

Events @PEBC

258

Patty McGee

Feedback that Moves Writers Forward

Handout

259

Scott Murphy

Leading the Literate Culture: A Framework for Efficacy

Events @PEBC

260

Vince Puzick

Exploring "Place" in Poetry and Close Reading

Handout

262

Michelle Pearson,

Kile Clabaugh

Examine Colonial History Picture Books and Primary Sources

Handout

2 Geeky

263

Rose Cappelli and Lynne Dorfman

Crafting Content with Nonfiction Mentor Texts

Handout

264

Anne Beninghof

Co-Teaching - The 70% Solution

Handout

265

Beth Skelton

Integrating Language and Content Learning

266

Brenda Overturf

Word Wonders: Growing Vocabulary in K-1 Classrooms

267

Jeff Anderson

Patterns of Power: Inviting Writers into the Conventions

268

Ruth Culham

Becoming a Writing Thief

269

Jeffrey Wilhelm

Diving Deep into Texts with Readers Rules of Notice

Handout

Handout2

270

Dana Sorensen,

Annie Patterson

Coaching for Equity

Events @PEBC

271

Jan Buley

Connecting K-6 Literacy with Science through the arts

280

Chad Everett

To Know and Be Known: Creating a Community of Readers

281

Kate Roberts

Writing About Reading: Finding the Pleasure in Work

282

Maggie Beattie Roberts

Be Your Favorite Teacher: Exploring the Art of Great Teaching

283

Jim and Laura Thompson

Peanut of Blind Faith Farm - A Blind Lamb's Journey

Thursday General Session

Regie Routman

Literacy and Life Essentials: What Matters Most for Achievement, Fulfillment, and the Pursuit of Happiness

Literacy and Life Essentials Cover Sheet

Culture, School, Self-Eval

Strive for Authenticity

10 Lessons Learned from Being (Mostly) Happily Married 50 years

(See Handouts under title)

301

Amelia Van Name Larson,

Dr. Jeffery Wilhelm, Kristen Norris

Transformative Leadership:

Driving a New Narrative for Educational Equity and Inclusion

302

Michelle Jones,

Stevi Quate

Going Deeper with Coaching

Events @PEBC

303

Moker Klaus-Quinlan

Improve Learning Through Classroom Discourse

Events @PEBCt

304

Debbie Arechiga

Reaching and Teaching ELLs in Every Classroom

Handout

305

Dave Stuart Jr.

These 6 Things: Focusing Our Teaching on What Matters Most

307

Tim Kubik

Building Relationships through Formative Assessment

308

Jan Burkins

Kim Yaris

Who's Doing the Work? Say Less So Students Can Do More

309

Leslie Blauman

Keeping it Real- Real Writing about Real Reading-LITERATURE

310

Rick Wormeli

Cultivating Tenacity and Engagement in Students

Handout

320

Maria Walther

Ramp Up Your Read Aloud: Inspire Interactive Conversations

Handout

321

Brandon Peterson, Penny Potts

Incredible Ways To Amplify #StudentVoice In Literacy!!!

Handout

322

Teresa Brown

Literacy for the Gifted Learner

323

Christine Kyser,

Suzette Youngs

Survivor: First Year Teacher Edition

324

Gary Johnston

Family Literacy

Handout

325

Georgia Scurletis

Thinking (and Reading) Outside of the Genre Box

326

Jan Anttila

Use the Literacy Force, Luke!

Handout

Slides

Emaze

ccira2019

327

Jill Lewis, Nancy White

Teacher Leadership

328

Josh Kascak

Twisting Classics:Teaching Old Writing Strategies New Tricks

website

329

Sarah Webb,

Mike Taglienti

Motivational Rigor: Instruction for English Learners

Handout

330

Terry Hoit

Darlen McPherson

Inspiring Writers

331

Using Free Publisher and Bookstore Resources in Your Classroom

332

Kristin Ziemke

The Evolution of Literacy in a Digital Age: Teach this NOW

333

Molly Bang

How to Read Pictures for Understanding Words and Concepts

334

Sue Ann Highland

Aligning Brain-Focused Learning and Generation Z Students

Handout

Handout 2

341

Carolyn Banuelos

Word Study: The Foundation of K-2 Balanced Literacy

Handout

342

Cheryl LaVelle, Margaret Jones

Using Mentor Texts To Breathe Life Into Characters

343

Amy Nicholl

Creating Classroom Climate

344

Jeremiah Moore, Jodi Nierman

Reading Workshop: Engage ALL Students...even the Non-Readers

Handout

345

Joan Arent

Solution Strategies for Learning

Handout

346

Kelly Burns

Mindful Leadership for Educators: Cultivating Awareness

347

Kristen Dart,

Kacey Hendrickson, Kerry Kehm

Student Ownership of Learning

Handout

Presentation

348

Melissa Diebel

Let’s Play! Engaging Middle Level Students in the Classroom

349

Michelle Fein

Teaching Young Gifted Readers

350

Nancy Akhavan

Literacy Tasks Students Do (and Not You!)

352

Vicki Collet, Sara Pixton

Playing with Literacy

353

Robin Wisniewski,

Ceri Dean

Culturally responsive literacy instruction

Handout

354

Sally Nathenson-Mejia, Terri Thompson

Sound Practice! Merging the Power of Voice & Literacy

356

Heidi Curoe

How to use STEP/ Emergenetics in the classroom

365

Jennifer Abrams

Having Hard Conversations

Handout

366

Dave Stuart Jr.

The Five Key Beliefs Underlying Student Motivation

367

Shawna Coppola

RENEW Your Writing Instruction!

Handout

368

Tim Kubik

Building Relationships through Formative Assessment

369

Sharon Walpole

Building Bookworms: Curriculum Centered on Real Books

Handout

370

Tina H. Boogren

Teaching Academic Vocabulary

Handout

380

Kristin Ziemke

Power to the Little People: Literacy, Independence, Thinking

381

Molly Bang

When Sophie Thinks She Can’t: book about growth mindset.

382

Rick Wormeli

Where Do We Find the Time?

Handout

383

Charlene Cobb

Diagnostic Instruction: Practices to Improve Learning

Handout

401

Nancy Meredith,

Stevi Quate

Championing Literacy across the Ocean: Colorado to Africa

Events @PEBC

402

Jan Anttila

Best Literacy Practices for Tutoring and Small Groups

Handout

slides

403

Sue Ann Highland

The MeTEOR Learning Framework and Student Engagement

Handout

Handout 2

404

Felicia Durden

Using Children's Literature To Teach Problem Solving In Math

Handout

405

Jeffrey Bennett

Story Time From Space — Literacy and STEM from Earth Orbit

406

Jennifer McIntyre

Best New Children's Literature of the Year -- Grades 4-8

Handout

407

Katie Walther

Informing and Inspiring Colorado’s New Teachers

408

Kristin Leclaire

Stand and Deliver: Bolstering Student Presentations

Handout

409

Sherrie Davidson

Colorado Children's Book Award Picture Books

Handout

410

Suzie Null

Reading Charts, Graphs, and Infographics

Slides

Individual Slides

411

Teresa Brown

Using Pop Culture to Reach Gifted Readers and Writers

412

Michelle Carnes, Deanna Tilton

Creating Confident Readers and Thinkers

Handout

413

Tess Alfonsin

Visual Thinking Strategies: Smithsonian American Art Museum

414

Butterscotch Culhane, Christy Collum

Publishing a Class Book using CreateSpace

Presentation

Handout

415

Brandon Peterson, Penny Potts

Incredible Ways To Amplify #StudentVoice In Literacy!!!

Handout

421

Charlene Cobb

Vocabulary Instruction to Promote Engaged Learning

Handout

422

Dana Plewka

Free Primary Sources Inspires Readers

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423

Emily Anderle

Google Slides and Google Drawings for Higher Order Thinking

Slides

424

Emily Galle-From

Fostering Empathy through Picture Books

Handout

Slides

425

Heather Ko

Exploring Alternative Story Forms

427

Jeffrey Bennett

I, Humanity — Understanding Our Place in the Universe

428

Joan Arent

Solution Strategies for Learning

Handout

429

Jody Lawrence

Successful field experiences for pre-service teachers

430

JulieBelle Ash, Rebecca Kidd

Heart Intelligence Inspires Learning that Lasts!

Conscious Kids Network

Heart Math

Social Emotional Learning

431

Katie Allison

Under Pressure: Using Tabata to Prepare for Timed Writes

Handout

432

Marisa Russo

Literacy Essentials: Engagement and Equity for ALL learners

Handout

433

Mary Anne Buckley

Inspired Learners: Social and Emotional Skills in Literacy

Handout

434

Dr. Robert (Bob) Seney

Exploring Diversity Through Literature

Handout

435

Valeri Hudson,

Jackie O'Briant

Innovative Reading Strategies

slides

436

Vince Puzick

The Reading Writing Connection

Handout1

Handout2

437

Maria Walther

Fifty Nifty Picture Books to Inspire Young Writers

Handout

438

Sherrie Davidson

CCBA Junior Novels for 2019/how to use them in the classroom

Handout

440

Rick Wormeli

Executive Function: Bringing It Online for Adolescents

Handout

441

Renee Houser,

Erin Donelson

Teaching Nonfiction Reading -It's not just an ELA curriculum

Handout

450

Kile Clabaugh,

Keith Patterson

Primary Sources and Literacy Strategies for the K6 Classroom

Handout

451

Karen Leopold

Syllable & Morpheme Division - How & Why We Divide Words

Handout

452

Carol Wilcox

Making It Visual

Handout

453

Hilary Herrmann,

Kelly Burns

Efficacy & Resilience

Handout

454

Jan Anttila

You CAN Do it All: Juggling Balanced Literacy Elements!

Handout

Ppt

Slides

455

Kate Roth

Interactive Writing 2.0: A Guided Approach to Teaching

Int Write

Video

456

Katie Garner

Too Many Letters... Too Many Rules....Too Many Sight Words!

Handout

457

Laurie Wretling,

Sathya Wandzek

Inspiring Students to Think Using Mysteries

Events @PEBC

458

Leslie Laud,

Amy Thomas,

Alex Frazier

Invigorate Writer’s Workshop with Research-Based Practices

Handout

459

Nancy Akhavan

Work It! Wonderful Challenges All Your Learners Need

Handout

460

Patrick Allen, Dana Berg, Keith Garvert

Purposeful Talk: Conversations to Support a Thinking Culture

Events @PEBC

461

Vince Puzick

Memoir Mash-up: Multi-genre Memoir

Handout

462

Christine Kyser,

Suzette Youngs

Straight From the Principal’s Office!

463

Jennifer Abrams

Being Generationally Savvy

Handout

464

Debbie Arechiga

Navigating Complex Texts with ELLs

Handout

466

Shawna Coppola

Writing, Redefined: Honoring ALL of our Student Writers

Handout

467

Jan Burkins and Kim Yaris

Who's Doing the Work? Say Less So Students Can Do More

468

Sharon Walpole

Differentiated Instruction in Foundational Skills

Handout

469

Leslie Blauman

Keeping it Real- Real Writing about Real Reading-NONFICTION

Handout

470

Molly Bang

How to Make Emotionally Powerful Pictures

471

Rick Wormeli

Conduits for Students Thinking Critically

Handout

472

Brandon Peterson, Christine Schein

Modern Day (Digital) Literacy, It's No Fairy Tale!

Handout

473

Jamie Salturelli

Annie Patterson

Dana Sorensen

Book Clubs: Get Them Started and Thriving

Events @PEBC

474

Moker Klaus-Quinlan

Improve Learning Through Classroom Discourse

Events @PEBC

475

Amy Nicholl

Novels, Science and Engineering

Friday

General

Tina Boogren

The Highly Engaged Classroom

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