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Wednesday, August 15
 

11:15am

6th Grade Science Curriculum Update
Writing Team will share information on resources and updated pacing for course. Required for all teachers in that grade/content area.


Wednesday August 15, 2018 11:15am - 12:15pm
G111 Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

1:15pm

7th Grade Science Curriculum Update
Writing Team will share information on resources and updated pacing for course. Required for all teachers in that grade/content area.


Wednesday August 15, 2018 1:15pm - 2:15pm
G111 Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

2:30pm

8th Grade Science Curriculum Update
Writing Team will share information on resources and updated pacing for course. Required for all teachers in that grade/content area.

Speakers
JM

Jordan Marmara

8th Grade Science Teacher, UCPS



Wednesday August 15, 2018 2:30pm - 3:30pm
G111 Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104
 
Thursday, August 16
 

8:30am

Advancing Scientific Inquiry with Gizmos
Use of Gizmos simulations provides a progression of inquiry that helps to develop students’ scientific inquiry skills. Start the school year with a new perspective on using inquiry methods of instruction, which encourage students to ask questions, make observations, and construct reasonable explanations.

Speakers

Thursday August 16, 2018 8:30am - 10:00am
G109c Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

8:30am

Gizme More Gizmos! Gizmos Classroom Applications
In this session we will review Explore Learning's Gizmo activities. The basics will be covered, but we will also dive deeper and explore how to customize lessons to help meet the needs of your learners, and how to align these lessons with GRR and EmpowerED frameworks. Bring questions or advice for beginners as we work together to enhance our usage of this awesome tool for teachers and students!

Speakers
JM

Jordan Marmara

8th Grade Science Teacher, UCPS



Thursday August 16, 2018 8:30am - 10:00am
G110 Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

8:30am

Google Drive Textbooks and Interactive Digital Notebooks
Join us as we explore the setup and use of Google Drive textbooks and how to create digital versions of interactive science notebooks.


Thursday August 16, 2018 8:30am - 10:00am
G107 Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

8:30am

Interactive Science Notebooking
Great ideas for engaging uses of interactive science notebooks! Join us to see what we've done with our students.


Thursday August 16, 2018 8:30am - 10:00am
G111 Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

8:30am

Refresher for Success with Gizmos
Learn new ways to integrate Gizmos into your Union Co Science curriculum and classrooms, to customize the lesson materials, and to discover effective uses of Gizmos in whole group and small group instruction. A review of major and new website features and Gizmos will be infused throughout the workshop.

Speakers

Thursday August 16, 2018 8:30am - 10:00am
G109c Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

10:15am

Getting Started with ExploreLearning Gizmos
New to Gizmos? This session provides introductory instruction and hands-on practice with Gizmos. Learn the major features and functions of the ExploreLearning Gizmos website. Walk away with everything you need to start the school year using Gizmos simulations and best teaching practices to support your Science instruction.


Thursday August 16, 2018 10:15am - 11:45am
G109c Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

10:15am

Google Drive Textbooks and Interactive Digital Notebooks
Join us as we explore the setup and use of Google Drive textbooks and how to create digital versions of interactive science notebooks.


Thursday August 16, 2018 10:15am - 11:45am
G107 Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

10:15am

Using Gizmos to Create Thematic Science Units
Experience how Gizmos can be used to create and support thematic units of study in your Science classroom. Design your unit for deeper understanding using phenomena in the world around your students. Example Topics: Upcoming Lunar Eclipse, Climate Change, etc.

Speakers

Thursday August 16, 2018 10:15am - 11:45am
G109c Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

12:15pm

Advancing Scientific Inquiry with Gizmos
Use of Gizmos simulations provides a progression of inquiry that helps to develop students’ scientific inquiry skills. Start the school year with a new perspective on using inquiry methods of instruction, which encourage students to ask questions, make observations, and construct reasonable explanations.

Speakers

Thursday August 16, 2018 12:15pm - 1:45pm
G109c Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

12:15pm

Gizme More Gizmos! Gizmos Classroom Applications
In this session we will review Explore Learning's Gizmo activities. The basics will be covered, but we will also dive deeper and explore how to customize lessons to help meet the needs of your learners, and how to align these lessons with GRR and EmpowerED frameworks. Bring questions or advice for beginners as we work together to enhance our usage of this awesome tool for teachers and students!

Speakers
JM

Jordan Marmara

8th Grade Science Teacher, UCPS



Thursday August 16, 2018 12:15pm - 1:45pm
G110 Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

12:15pm

Refresher for Success with Gizmos
Learn new ways to integrate Gizmos into your Union Co Science curriculum and classrooms, to customize the lesson materials, and to discover effective uses of Gizmos in whole group and small group instruction. A review of major and new website features and Gizmos will be infused throughout the workshop.

Speakers

Thursday August 16, 2018 12:15pm - 1:45pm
G109c Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

2:00pm

Getting Started with ExploreLearning Gizmos
New to Gizmos? This session provides introductory instruction and hands-on practice with Gizmos. Learn the major features and functions of the ExploreLearning Gizmos website. Walk away with everything you need to start the school year using Gizmos simulations and best teaching practices to support your Science instruction.

Speakers

Thursday August 16, 2018 2:00pm - 3:30pm
G109c Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

2:00pm

Gizme More Gizmos! Gizmos Classroom Applications
In this session we will review Explore Learning's Gizmo activities. The basics will be covered, but we will also dive deeper and explore how to customize lessons to help meet the needs of your learners, and how to align these lessons with GRR and EmpowerED frameworks. Bring questions or advice for beginners as we work together to enhance our usage of this awesome tool for teachers and students!

Speakers
JM

Jordan Marmara

8th Grade Science Teacher, UCPS



Thursday August 16, 2018 2:00pm - 3:30pm
G110 Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104

2:00pm

Using Gizmos to Create Thematic Science Units
Experience how Gizmos can be used to create and support thematic units of study in your Science classroom. Design your unit for deeper understanding using phenomena in the world around your students. Example Topics: Upcoming Lunar Eclipse, Climate Change, etc.

Speakers

Thursday August 16, 2018 2:00pm - 3:30pm
G109c Weddington High School: 4901 Weddington Rd Matthews, NC 28104