BPF and C-CUE Networking Conference
August 22, 2016 from 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Network, Share, Learn, Grow
Vocabulary Strategies to Increase Students' Thinking and Comprehension
Without a sufficient understanding of words students cannot understand others or express their own ideas. Vocabulary acquisition is important at all grade levels and across the curriculum. It helps children understand what they hear as well as what they read, and it bolsters their ability to grasp ideas and think more logically. Leave this session with concrete ideas and strategies for increasing your students' vocabulary during the upcoming school year. Presenter: Mary Martin, Moody Bible Institute
Reading this article prior to the conference will prepare you for considering creative ways to teach vocabulary. Doing it Differently: Tips for Teaching Vocabulary
Round Table Discussions
Student Adaptations: Accommodations, Modifications, and Interventions
Presenters: Becci Timmer, teacher consultant for the Christian Learning Center and Kendra Trosper Pena, classroom teacher and certified trainer in Differentiation.
Movement Matters: Tips for Teachers
Everybody Stand Up is a great article to read prior to attending this session.