IDEA Curriculum Fair 2013: Workshop Schedule for Soldotna

Attendee Welcome Page ~ Anchorage ~ Fairbanks ~ Juneau ~ Soldotna

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

Soldotna - Kalifonsky Christian Center

Wednesday, April 24, 2013

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

8:30 am - Breakfast is served

"How to Be the Perfect Homeschooler"

Keynote Speech by Carol Simpson

Wit and wisdom from a homeschooler with 27 years of experience!


Workshop 1 - Upstairs

Workshop 2 - Downstairs (left)

Workshop 3 - Downstairs (right)

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

Session 1

Free College at your Fingertips (L)

Jean Burk

Historical Conquest (P)

Loren Bettridge & Zack Edwards
Historical Conquest

Teaching Reading in Six Easy Steps (P)

Amanda Burnett & Carrie Roberts
Winsor Learning

Session 2

Basics for a Strong Education (L)

Debbie Strayer

The Internet: Resource or Distraction or Both? (L)

Rebecca Keller

Investigate the Scientific Method with Incredibly Fun, Hands-on Experiments (L)

John Grunder

Session 3

How to Ace the SAT(L)

Jean Burk

Nerf Guns and Shaving Cream: Teaching Reading & Spelling to Kids Who Can’t Sit Still (L)

Denise Eide

Gone West! The Early Exploration of America (L)

Jim Weiss

Session 4

Effective Teaching Through Integration (L)

Debbie Strayer

Math Puzzles and Brain Teasers (L)

Kathleen Cotter Lawler

A Creative Visual Art Workshop for Students Ages 9-15 (L)

Marcia Osterink

Session 5

Funding Your Future (L)

Jessica Kronen
AK Commission on Post-Secondary Education

Confessions of a Reformed Grammar Legalist (L)

Brian Wasko

Storytelling Up Close and Personal: A Teen Workshop (L)

Jim Weiss

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