2018 WICOR Conference

Churchill Region Student Engagement / WICOR Conference

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Handouts & Materials

AVID Strategies

WICOR: Avid’s Foundation for High Engagement Teaching & Learning (.pdf)

 

A1 & A2. C-Note Magic: Interactive Cornell Notes

Notes Scoring Guide (.pdf)

Note Taking Procedures (.pdf)

Textbook Notes Format (.pdf)

 

A3 & A4. 9 Things Culturally Relevant Educators Do

Culturally Relevant Teaching Strategies (.pdf)

 

B3 & B4. Reading for Comprehension

Prereading: Searching Inside a Text (.pdf)

Analyzing an Author’s Evidence (.pdf)

Rereading: Building Comprehension (.pdf)

 

D3 & D4. Mediated Discussions Using an Inquiry Model

3 Part Source Integration Overview (.pdf)

3 Part Source Integration Chart (.pdf)

Analyzing the Evidence Worksheet (.pdf)

Marking the Text (.pdf)

Philosophical Chairs (.pdf)

Socratic Seminar Guidelines (.doc)

Socratic Seminar Handout (.doc)

Teens Constantly Connected Article (.pdf)

Teens Constantly Connected Lesson Plan w/Extensions (.pdf)

Texting Teens Infographic (.pdf)

 

E1 & E2. Creating a Culture of Community with Positive Classrooms and School-Wide Climate

Cultivating a Culture of Community with Positive Classrooms and School-Wide Climate (.docx)

Group Activity Directions (.docx)

Blank Notes Template (.docx)

Guided Notes Template (.docx)

Presentation (.pptx)

 

E3 & E4. Using DBQ’s to Support Rigorous Writing

DBQ Info for Teachers (.docx)

1877-1929 DBQ American Studies (.docx)

1877-1929 DBQ Questions (.docx)

1877-1929 DBQ Rubric (.docx)

1877-1929 DBQ Outline (.docx)

Jazz Baseball (.docx)

Jazz Video Notes (.docx)

American Studies Short Answer Questions – Practice (.docx)

 
F1 & F2. Free Digital Resources for Student Research

Database Passwords When You’re Away from CHS (You must first log in to your 4J Google account to read the document!)

World Book Online. An excellent starting point for research projects.

Gale Virtual Reference Library. Students can search for information in hundreds of non-fiction eBooks.

Gale Student Resources in Context (Middle School). A useful overview database for middle school students.

Gale Student Resources in Context (High School). A useful overview database for high school students.

OSLIS. Access to a dozen databases for student researchers.

 

F3 & F4. Using Kahoot to Support Student Collaboration

Kahoot.com