Conference Handouts-2012 OELAS Conference

The handouts for session listed below will be available ONLY online.  Please plan ahead  to print your preferred handouts and bring with you or plan to view by computer online. Handouts will be posted as they become available.
Scroll down to see more interactive sessions for which a limited quantity of handouts will be available at the conference.

Title Day Speaker
 Preparing ELL Students for the Changing World of the Common Core Standards Wednesday Keynote Jim Warford
 Rigor and Relevance: Your ELL Bridge to the Common Core State Standards Wednesday Breakout Jim Warford
 Developing Mastery of High-Utility Academic Vocabulary for Common Core Competencies Wednesday Institute Kate Kinsella
Disrupting Classroom Discourse: Preparing English Learners for Common Core Academic Language Demands  Thursday Keynote Kate Kinsella
 Tools to Structure Academic Interaction for Career and College Readiness  Thursday Institute Kate Kinsella
 Shifting Instruction to Strengthen the Opportunity to Learn Both Content and English  Friday Keynote Steve Leinwand
Building Language Rich Math Classrooms for ELL Students  Friday Breakout Steve Leinwand

The following sessions will have a limited quantity of handouts available at the conference. However, we still encourage you to view your handouts online during the session or bring them with you.  Handouts will be posted as they become available.

Wednesday, December 12, 2012

Developing ELL Writing through Metacognition…Rob Robertson

Threading a Teaching Theme throughout the Four-Hour Block … Heidi Koski

The Common Core and Move on When Reading … Mary Wennersten, Bette Lovelace

Writing for ELLs in the Middle School Content Classroom…Secily Downes, Tammara Ragsdale

Verb Tense Study-Advanced…Bradley Williams

How to Get Children Engaged in Academic Vocabulary… Powerpoint …Handout…Mary Wennersten, Bette Lovelace

Conversational Writing:  Helping ELLs Link What We Say with What We Write…Rob Robertson

Targeted Instruction:  Using the Method Four Picture Story Frames to Practice Reading Comprehension … Heidi Koski (Wednesday and Thursday)

Lights, Sound, Action!  Use Technology to Engage your English Language Learners…Handout, Reference Materials , Smartboard_Activity…Jennifer Glueck, Carol Keough(Wednesday and Friday)

Text-Cavating to Increase Reading Comprehension…Bradley Williams

A Collaborative Approach to Students with Dual Labels…Sandra Laine, Gerry Haskins

Thursday, December 13, 2012

Grammar-Based Writing in the Early Primary Grades…Heidi Rochin (Thursday and Friday)

A Complete Look at Complete Sentences…Kevin Clark

Coaching for ELD Instructional Excellence…Kevin Clark, Heidi Rochin

Help!  I’m a Mainstream Classroom Teacher with One Student on an ILLP!…Handout, Reference…Jennifer Glueck, Carol Keough

Shifting Culture from Teaching to Learning — Handout 1, Handout 2 Sid Bailey

Write Up the Genius Ladder … Deb Weigel (Thursday and Friday)

Monitoring: Everything You Want to Know…Kathie Mooney

Making Language Learning a “Piece of Cake” for High School ELLs…Downes, Ragsdale

Playing with Parts of Speech…Power Point, Handout…Alissa Thelen, SaraBeth George, Laveen Elementary

Friday, December 14, 2012

Dramatic Play…Terry Doolan

Informational Text and the Common Core Standards…Patricia Cunningham

Gesture Your Way to Improved Language Learning…Heidi Rochin

ELL Performance in Structured English Immersion…Hildie Cohen

Plays, Poetry, Fluency and the Common Core: Lesson Frameworks that Engage Your ELL Students…Patricia Cunningham

Use of Data as Part of Educator Evaluation…Carrie Giovannone

ELL Students in the A-F and AMAO Accountability System…Hildie Cohen