IDEA Curriculum Fair 2018: Workshop Schedule for Juneau

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KEY: (P) = Product Workshops; (L) = Learning Workshops

Juneau - Juneau Christian Center

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Keynote Breakfast 8:45-10:30 am
Exhibit Hall Open from 10:30 to 5:00

9:00 am - Breakfast is served

"Don't Look Down: Homeschooling
on the High Wire"

Keynote Speech by Brian Wasko

Brian is the founder and director of WriteAtHome, a popular and effective online writing program for students in grades 6-12. He and his wife Melanie homeschooled their four daughters in Virginia Beach, VA.

Time

Room #1

Room #2

Room #3

Room #4

10:30-11:00 ~ Shopping in Exhibit Hall

Session 1
11:00-12:00

Dating for Ladies & Gentlemen (L)

Monica Irvine
The Etiquette Factory

Rest for the Weary – Ideas for Dealing with Special Needs (L)

Carlita Boyles
Math on the Level

How To Do Literary Analysis that Doesn't Ruin the Book (L)

Brian Wasko
WriteAtHome

Don't Learn a Foreign Language; Actually Talk in One! (L)

Adelaide Olguin
TalkBox.Mom

Session 2

12:15-1:15

Can Learning Really Be This Fun? (P)

Grant Funk
Av-STEM Alaska

Writing Adventures®: How to use the "Scope & Sequence" and "Lessons" to build and apply writing skills (P)

Trish Padgett
Create! Press

Prime Numbers – The Gateway to Algebra and Beyond! (L)

Dennis DiNoia
Mr. D Math

Teaching Students How to Think, Not What to Think (L)

Greg Denning
Williamsburg Academy

Session 3

1:30-2:30

Discipline with Love so We Don't Break Our Children's Spirit (L)

Monica Irvine
The Etiquette Factory

Making the Most of Moving Beyond the Page (P)

Keith Howe
Moving Beyond the Page

Ten Mistakes Teen Writers Make and How to Avoid Them (the mistakes, not the teens) (L)

Brian Wasko
WriteAtHome

Treasures Online at No Cost to You! (L)

Darrell Thompson
World Book

Session 4

2:45-3:45

My kids BEG me to let them do homework! (L)

Tanner Bowman
Tech Trep Academy

Hungry Minds: 3 Ways to Inspire Curiosity and Feed Young Minds (L)

Jessica Parnell
Bridgeway Academy

How to Speak and Talk Math (L)

Dennis DiNoia
Mr. D Math

Science of Motivation (L)

Greg Denning
Williamsburg Academy

3:45-5:00 ~ Shopping in Exhibit Hall