IDEA Curriculum Fair 2012: Workshop Schedule for Soldotna

Attendee Welcome Page ~ Anchorage ~ Fairbanks ~ Juneau ~ Soldotna

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

Soldotna - Kalifonsky Christian Center

Wednesday, April 18, 2012

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

8:30 am - Breakfast is served

"17 Years of Homeschooling
and I Hardly Twitch at ALL Anymore
"

Keynote Speech by Carol Barnier

Delightful and entertaining speaker, author, & homeschooling parent

Time

Workshop 1 - Upstairs

Workshop 2 - Downstairs (left)

Workshop 3 - Downstairs (right)

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

Session 1
10:30-11:30

Math: Build a Solid Foundation (L)

Wendy Braswell

A Different Approach to Grammar (P)

Erin Karl
Analytical Grammar

Engaging Economics - One Family at a Time! (L)

Eric Stasak

Session 2
11:45-12:45

Keys to a Strong Homeschool Curriculum (L)

Cindy Wiggers

Literary and Math Solutions (P)

Paty Sak
Voyager – Cambium Learning Group

What are you THINKING? Learning Styles & Beyond (L)

Carol Barnier, Keynote

Session 3
1:00-2:00

Solid Strategies for Slaying the SAT Essay (L)

Brian Wasko

Tackling Those Tricky Math Facts (L)

Carlita Boyles

Living with Characters! (L)

Morna Gilbert

Session 4
2:15-3:15

The ABC's of the Alaska Performance Scholarship Program (L)

Daniel Becker
AK Commission on Post-Secondary Education

Teach Reading Comprehension the Easy Way (L)

Judith Darling

If I'm Diapering a Watermelon Then Where'd I Leave the Baby? (L)

Carol Barnier, Keynote

Session 5
3:30-4:30

How to Do Literary Analysis that Doesn’t Ruin the Book (L)

Brian Wasko

Spectacular Science! (L)

John Grunder

Confessions of a Homeschooling Mom (L)

Morna Gilbert

4:30-5:00 ~ Shopping in Exhibit Hall