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Friday, February 25
 

8:59am MST

9:00am MST

30D Expressive Techniques in Acrylics & Mixed Media Pre-RecordedChristina Dixon 30D The Assessment of Student Understanding of Alberta Learner Outcomes Zoom Room 69Andre Pollard (Moderator) • AAC Facilitator - Kim Waugh-Motaska ! Comment développer la capacité de résilience des élèves ATA SessionNicole Felicitas • Dr. Megan Sénéchal ! Mental Health 101 ATA SessionDorice De Champlain • Terra Kaliszuk ! Finding Our Way in Indigenous Education: Connecting Hearts & Minds ATA SessionAnnette Fox Bruised-Head • Tessa Ether ** Creating ethical spaces to include Indigenous ways of being, teaching, and learning in teacher education. Zoom Room 83Crystal Pelletier • Joshua Hill 30D Math intervention made easy with Cross-Number Puzzles Zoom Room 73Kristine Hinton (Moderator) • Roni Kraut ! Le raisonnement spatial - Vues de plusieurs angles - 4e à 6e année Zoom Room 78Jen Yersh (Moderator) • Renée Michaud 30D Rhythm and 'Uke (Elementary Music) Zoom Room 81Christina O'Brien 30D Staying Sane! Principles for Survival in the Classroom Zoom Room 63Alison England (Moderator) • Danny Bateman • Alison 30D Le croquinote (sketchnote) en classe : pour VOIR les apprentissages de vos élèves Zoom Room 84Laurie Couture ! President Schilling: Unplugged ATA Staff SessionJason Schilling ! Can science based sculpture be this easy? Tell me Moore! Zoom Room 77Michael Shain (Moderator) • Kimberley Lewis ! Chicken and/or Mushroom Alfredo made easy Zoom Room 80Ryan Hatch (Moderator) • Duane Sovyn ! Net Zero Housing Grey Water Management Zoom Room 68Amy Van Vliet (Moderator) • CRAIG LERBEKMO ! Using the Multiple Learning Styles vs. One-Size-Fits-All Teaching Zoom Room 90Maria Dumitrescu-Millar ! The Francophone Perspectives in Alberta Zoom Room 87Simon Pagé 30D The Future is Female: Preparing Students for the Next Decade Zoom Room 65Lindsay Fagan (Moderator) • Julianne Harvey 30D Lessening The Burden of Anxiety and Trauma Pre-RecordedDr. Noëlla Piquette ! Écrire un texte informatif en douze leçons Zoom Room 85Frederic Rioux ** Yoga Nidra (Guided Meditation): Relax Pre-RecordedSusan Agrios 30D Boost your Productivity & Life Satisfaction with the Sunday Review Zoom Room 72Bev Hohenwarter (Moderator) • Christina Marlett 30D Managing Emotional Eating Zoom Room 71Ashley Neefe (Moderator) • Kelly Gormley • Shannon Josey 30D Cultivating Deep Focus in a World of Distraction Pre-RecordedAlexis Marie Chute 30D Kids and Grief: Let’s Talk About Death Pre-RecordedAlexis Marie Chute 30D Exploring Sustainability Through an Indigenous Lens: Getting Started with Your Students Zoom Room 66Yvonne Toney (Moderator) • Dr. Marie Tremblay • Donna Ross 30D Rising Writers: A Creative Writing Starter Kit Pre-RecordedMiranda Krogstad 30D Making of a Math Genius Pre-RecordedDarren Michalczuk 30D Overcoming Innumeracy: How Do We Talk About Mathematics? Zoom Room 64Kristi Muir (Moderator) • Jennifer Ferguson 30D Rebuilding Kindergarten Numeracy Concepts after a Year of Covid.. K - 1 Zoom Room 62Lisa Murphy (Moderator) • Jane Felling 30D Making The Invisible Visible Zoom Room 67Gloria Hunter (Moderator) • Barry Edgar 30D Can We Pass a Basic Energy Literacy Test? What About Our Students? Zoom Room 74Wayne Lorenz (Moderator) • Kathy Worobec ** Ordinary Things; What can be learned from a shoe? Zoom Room 76Corrinne Fraser (Moderator) • Lindsay Kate Anderson 30D Designing Your K-2 Literacy Program Zoom Room 82Michelle Bence • Miriam Ramzy ! Make Tech Meaningful! Tech Sandbox - Come Play and Learn Zoom Room 86Bailey Almberg • Lauren Baier

10:00am MST

11:00am MST

30D The What, How, and Why Behind Creating Authentic Assessments Zoom Room 75Denise Saunderson (Moderator) • AAC Facilitator - Kim Waugh-Motaska ! When Students Get in Trouble—Alternatiives to Consider ATA SessionDerek Hatch • Ian Tisdale 30D Harbouring Hope | honing the gift of hanging on Zoom Room 81Peter Hill ! Staff Wellness—Don't Just Survive—Thrive ATA SessionAndrea Fletcher • Terra Kaliszuk ! Histoire et séquelles du régime de pensionnats ATA SessionLise Nepton • Chesare Cardinal 30D Building Mastery of Basic Math Facts Zoom Room 73Amrit Nannan (Moderator) • Roni Kraut ! Pourquoi faire des puzzles en maths? 1ère à 6e année Zoom Room 77Jen Yersh (Moderator) • Renée Michaud 30D E-Exchanges: Choose Your Own Teaching or Leadership Adventure! ATA Staff SessionCarolyn Freed 30D Nurturing our Wellness Through Connected Communities Zoom Room 64Yvonne Toney (Moderator) • Kathleen Robertson • Lorna Hewson ! Activity Based Learning in French, Spanish & Sign Language Classrooms Zoom Room 89Sheldon Betts • Lauren Price 30D The Great Migration - Interactive Source Based Discovery Zoom Room 66Kathy McElroy (Moderator) • Joanna Zakus • Nicholle Morrison 30D Soutenez votre intention pédagogique avec les outils de La Digitale Zoom Room 84Audrey Miller 30D Making the Shift from Feedback to Feedforward Zoom Room 69Wayne Lorenz (Moderator) • Cheryl Babin ! Les Perspectives Francophones en Alberta Zoom Room 87Simon Pagé 30D Crafting Safe Spaces for Authentic Connection Zoom Room 68Bev Hohenwarter (Moderator) • Julianne Harvey 30D Nutrition in the Classroom - Ways to Engage Students with Nutrition Activities - max 50 participants Zoom Room 70Ryan Hatch (Moderator) • Charity Alcocer • Dabin Choi 30D Nutrition Myths Zoom Room 63Eileen Clarkson (Moderator) • Carley O'Kane • Aldara MacKay-MPH RD 30D The Art of Courageous Self Care: How to Ease the Guilt, Tame the Critic & Find Time for You Zoom Room 72Ashley Neefe (Moderator) • Christina Marlett 30D Wear Your Weird Zoom Room 71Corrinne Fraser (Moderator) • Alicia McMane 30D Healthy Grief Conversations that Heal Pre-RecordedAlexis Marie Chute 30D Joy is a Choice: Embracing and Embodying a Joyful Lifestyle Pre-RecordedAlexis Marie Chute 30D Indigenous Mentoring in Schools and Youth Programs Zoom Room 65Kristi Muir (Moderator) • Tanya Tourangeau ! Teaching the 4 R’s in Indigenous Education; Honoring the Truth and Reconciliation Calls to Action. Zoom Room 80Lindsay Fagan (Moderator) • Donna Ross ! Story Workshop K-3 Zoom Room 85Carleen Pocklington • Alison Humphrys • Kelsey Bagnall 30D KENZY MATH: The fastest way to learn ADDITION. Pre-RecordedDarren Michalczuk ! Healthy School Makerspace Zoom Room 88School Health and Wellness Promotion 30D Demonstrations for physics topics in Junior High Zoom Room 67Amanda Caporicci (Moderator) • Barry Edgar 30D The Anxiety Compass: Helping Students Tame Anxiety Gremlins-VIDEO IS AVAILABLE Zoom Room 76Susan Paton (Moderator) • Caroline Buzanko 30D Igniting Students Creative Potential Zoom Room 83Garfield Gini-Newman 30D To Behave or Not to Behave - Proactive Support for Students with Behavioural Challenges Zoom Room 74Michael Shain (Moderator) • Darci Fulton • Myka Piekenbrock

12:00pm MST

1:00pm MST

! Working With Parents to Promote Students Success ATA SessionNicole Felicitas • Nancy Bromley ! Gestion de classe—ce qui fonctionne ATA SessionDorice De Champlain • Dr. Megan Sénéchal 30D The Science of Creating Effective Learning Materials with Dual Coding ATA Staff SessionDaniel Maas 30D Cell phone habits of today's elementary students Zoom Room 70Lindsay Fagan (Moderator) • David Chorney 30D It's Lit - Hip Hop Literary Device Workshops Zoom Room 64Gloria Hunter (Moderator) • Daniel Bennett 30D Developing Emotional Resilience Zoom Room 67Marcy Rogers (Moderator) • Julianne Harvey 30D Inspiring Your Inclusive Classroom Zoom Room 63Eileen Clarkson (Moderator) • Anne-Marie Dolinar ! Une histoire commune, un avenir à partager : Initiation aux traités ATA SessionStacey Running Rabbit • Lise Nepton 30D Modelmania: ten-frames, number lines, arrays, and more Zoom Room 66Kristi Muir (Moderator) • Roni Kraut 30D Rebuilding Operational Fluency Concepts after a Year of Interrupted Instruction Zoom Room 62Alison England (Moderator) • Jane Felling ! L’égalité en math - plus qu’un symbole mathématique - 1ère à 3e année Zoom Room 77Andre Pollard (Moderator) • Renée Michaud 30D How to Bring the Renaissance to Life - Silk Road Simulation Zoom Room 68Amy Van Vliet (Moderator) • Joanna Zakus • Nicholle Morrison 30D Take the project AGRICULTURE Challenge Pre-RecordedPatricia Ramsay 30D Improving the look and feel of your Moodle site Zoom Room 65Kristine Hinton (Moderator) • Colin Byers ! School Leaders - Investigate or Not? When, Why and How? ATA Staff SessionKeith Hadden

2:15pm MST

8:00pm MST