REIGNITE YOUR TEAM
SET THE STAGE TO ENGAGE
Standards, testing & required curriculum...oh my! So what about the kids? How do we manage to get it all in, hit those standards, prepare for assessments, and keep our students engaged and excited about learning at the same time? Learn how a little creativity can completely capture the attention of every student in your classroom as you bring the curriculum to life! Join Hope and Wade King as they share their best engagement tips and secrets.
THE WILD CARD
Have you ever wished that you were more creative...or that your students were more engaged in your lessons? Join Hope and Wade King as they take you on your own creative journey towards becoming the Wild Card! Wade and Hope show you how to draw on your authentic self-- your past experiences, personality quirks, interests, hobbies, and strengths-- to deliver your content creatively.
Making Magic With Music
It’s time to ROCK your classroom. Not a singer? Have no musical ability whatsoever? Don’t worry! You won’t Wipe Out in this session. Join Wade as he shares how to take today’s top hits and transform them into an educational wonder. Wade will break down all of the best ways to use music to enhance your instruction, raise the level of rigor, increase your engagement, and bring a brand new level of energy and excitement to the learning process. You’re sure to leave with GOOD vibrations! Get ready to Walk on the Wild Side of student engagement.
Get Your Game On
Games on the agenda? Student engagement...check? But is that always true? Wade King will share fresh and new game ideas where there are no such things as “turns” or “outs.” Gone are the days where students answer four questions in 30 minutes. This session will teach you ways to play where everyone is always getting their game on!
Neon Read On
Close Reading? So what’s all the buzz about? Hope will break it down step-by-step as she teaches you strategies that will empower young readers to attack complex texts with ease. Come to this session prepared to GET YOUR NEON READ ON where you will uncover and experience new possibilities to creating successful readers.
Tap into higher level thinking with strategies that will enhance public speaking and depth of thought. Learn how to use questioning techniques that will place you in the role of facilitator and your students in the captain’s seat. Wade will share tips and strategies that will teach your students to become independent thinkers and confident speakers.
To infinity...and beyond! Join Hope on a journey down Midway Mania as she breaks down the 4 C’s of the 21st century learner and show you how you can easily incorporate STEAM into your already content-heavy curriculum. Learn ways to build a classroom culture where your students will strengthen their creativity, while building strong communication, collaboration, and critical thinking skills. Now lace up your boots, partner! It’s time to reach for the sky in the WILD world of STEAM!