Kentucky Science Teachers Association
2017 Conference Information
Lexington Hyatt and Lexington Center
Nov 09, 2017 to Nov 11, 2017
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Session #
Length
Session Title
Presenter(s)
V - vendor
Session Strands
Content Areas
Grade Levels
Session Strands
G Gathering Data
N No Strand
P Phenomena
R Reasoning From Evidence
S Scientific Communication
Content Areas
B Biology / Life Science
C Chemistry
S Earth / Space Sciences
D Engineering Design
E Environmental Science
P Physics
Grade Levels
E Elementary 3-5
H High School
M Middle School
P Primary P-2
November 10, 2017 Sessions:
08:30 AM 09:45 AM 11:00 AM 12:45 PM 02:15 PM 03:30 PM
Jessamin-Franklin Room
PRS CEPS HM
1 hrs
Teaching Science Graphically: Science in Comics
C.A. Preece, Josh Woodward
P S EP
1 hrs
Blending Instructional Technology with Science
Dr. Stephanie Hendrith
S BD HM
1 hrs
Increase Student Engagement Using Community Partners
Lana Swartz, Thomas Wolford
RS CPS HM
1 hrs
Argument­Driven Inquiry in Middle and High School
Dr. Victor Sampson, Karin Johnson
Kentucky Room
R D E
1 hrs
How to Argue in Science Class
Kathy Armstrong, Roxane Dupuis
GRS D EP
1 hrs
Using Notebooks to Make Sense of Science
Kathy Armstrong, Roxane Dupuis
GS ES HM
1 hrs
Using Environmental Data for Public Health Action
Janie Cambron, Benjamin Scott
PRS DES EP
1 hrs
Sensational STEM Collaboration
Andi Bosar, Crystal Ezell
Regency 2B
RS CDP M
1 hrs
Jump into middle school Through Course Tasks (TCTs)
Olga Payne, David Grossman
GPRS BCDEPS EHMP
1 hrs
Actual Living Scientist (Teachers!)
Dr. Amanda Glaze
GRS D E
1 hrs
Argument­Driven Inquiry in the Elementary Classroom
Victor Sampson
G BCDEPS EP
1 hrs
Got Data...Now What Do You Do With It?
Patti Works, Diane Johnson
Regency 3
GPRS BCDEPS E
2 hrs
Developing grade 3­-5 Classroom Embedded Assessments (CEA)
Dr. Tom Tretter, Dr. Justin McFadden, Dr. Sheron Mark, Dr. Stephanie Phillip
PRS DP EP
1 hrs
Whipping Your Way Through NGSS with Waller-Coasters
Amber Carter
N BES P
1 hrs
Meeting K-2 Life Science Standards Through Outdoor Field Trips
Meg Gravil, Jackie Gallimore
Scott-Woodford Room
GR BEPS EHM
1 hrs
STEM-ulating Simulations
Elizabeth Riggs
N BES P
1 hrs
Meeting K­2 Life Science Standards Through an Outdoor Field Trip
Meg Gravil, Jackie Gallimore
GR DP EM
1 hrs
Connecting Science to Sports
Alana Teller
N CDEPS EHMP
1 hrs
TOOLS To Maximize Teaching = TOOLS For Time To Teach
Sherri Hunsaker
Thoroughbred 1
GPRS BCDEPS H
2 hrs
Developing High School Classroom Embedded Assessments (CEA)
Dr. Tom Tretter, Dr. Justin McFadden
N BCDPS EHM
1 hrs
Science Assessment System: State Summative Assessment
Rae McEntyre (KDE)
N BCDEPS EHMP
1 hrs
Featured Speaker: Dr. Stephen Pruitt
Dr. Stephen Pruitt
GPRS BCDEPS EHMP
1 hrs
Science Assessment System Q & A
KDE Science Consultants
N B EHMP
1 hrs
*Featured* Tapping Culture & Controversy to Enhance Science Literacy
Dr. Amanda Glaze
Thoroughbred 2
GR ES EHM
1 hrs
Kentucky Mesonet - Using Weather Data As A Teaching Tool
Melissa Griffin
RS CPS EHM
1 hrs
Virtual Labs You Can Conduct and Grade in Under an Hour
Dr. Janice Gobert, Cam Betts
N BCDEPS EHMP
1 hrs
The TCT Process & Professional Learning Resources
Christine Duke (KDE)
RS BCS H
1 hrs
Deep Dive Learning Experiences to Enhance Scientific Practices
Andrea New
RS CPS EHM
1 hrs
Virtual Labs You Can Conduct and Grade in Under an Hour
Dr. Janice Gobert, Cam Betts
Thoroughbred 3
GPRS CD H
1 hrs
Modeling Instruction in the High School Science Classroom
Elizabeth Howard
R ES HM
1 hrs
What's All This I Hear About Climate Change?
Debbie Niehaus
N E EHM
1 hrs
Making Learning Local: Place-­based Science and Social Studies
Dr. Kay Gandy, Dr. Jeanine Huss
GPRS CD H
1 hrs
Modeling Instruction in the High School Science Classroom
Elizabeth Howard
S BCDEPS HM
1 hrs
MakerMinded: Digital Portal to STEM & Advanced Manufacturing
Brittany Garrett
Thoroughbred 4
R BCDEPS EHM
1 hrs
Beyond the CER: Getting to How or Why
Diane Johnson, Patti Works
G BCDPS EHMP
1 hrs
State Science Assessment System: Classroom Embedded Assessments
Rae McEntyre (KDE)
P BCDEPS EHMP
1 hrs
3D Sense­making to Build Authentic Student Understanding
Mindy Curless (KDE)
P S EP
1 hrs
Blending Instructional Technology with Science
Dr. Stephanie Hendrith
GS CEPS EHMP
1 hrs
Strategies for Navigating the 4 Levels of Inquiry
Desiree Sujoy, Aimee Tait
Thoroughbred 5
GPRS BCDEPS EMP
1 hrs
Elevate your class with Case Studies
Alexis Henry
GPRS DE EHM
1 hrs
Trout in the Classroom: Using Fish to Enhance Education
Parker Owen, Melanie Trowel, Natalie Butcher
GRS BCDEPS EHM
1 hrs
Simulating Science
Lucy May
S BCDEPS HM
1 hrs
Interactive Word Walls for the M.S/H.S. Classroom
Sherry Blosser
GP CDEPS HM
1 hrs
Hack Learning with Gamification
Stella Pollard
Thoroughbred 6
GR DE EHM
1 hrs
Exploring Energy Use in My School
Tyler Cvitkovic
R D EHM
1 hrs
Energy House
Tyler Cvitkovic, Whit Pennington
N EPS EHM
1 hrs
Cool Coal Story ­ Coal in the Round
Whit Pennington
S BCDEPS EHM
1 hrs
Teaching with Talk Partners/Learning Groups
Chris Lacy, Kim Sparkman
GPS P M
1 hrs
Intro to IQWST: Can I Believe My Eyes?
Diane Wright
Thoroughbred 7
N CDEPS EHM
1 hrs
One and Done.... Now Teaching is Fun!
David Frongillo
N CEPS EHM
1 hrs
STEM Teacher/Science Teacher: What's the Difference?
Pam O'Brien
GPRS DEPS EM
1 hrs
Demystifying STEM ­ Earthquake Proof Towers & Engineering Design
Pam O'Brien
R D EHM
1 hrs
Engineering Awesome Education
Parker Owen
PRS DP EP
1 hrs
Using STEAM as the Engine for Innovation
Kyle Holloway, Jessica Klosinski
Thoroughbred 8
GR S HM
1 hrs
Using Sound to Explore Scientific Phenomena
Wilson Gonzalez, Laura Parker
P D EM
1 hrs
NGSS on a Budget
Ruby Parker, Justin Magaw
RS CEPS EHM
1 hrs
Argue This!
Desiree Sujoy, Aimee Tait
S BCEPS M
1 hrs
CER: How to Get Students from Novice to Proficient
Kori Rogalinski