Catalog: Monroe #1 BOCES WEBREG

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1. Library Maker-Mondays: GamiBot

Program: Library Services - CTLE Approved Sponsor

Audience: Librarians

Dates: 4/22/2019

Starting Today
Using a simple vibration motor and a battery, build your own bot, and bring story characters to life!

Library Maker-Mondays is a series of 1-hour workshops held on occasional Mondays taking place from 3:45 to 4:45 pm.

Spring semester sessions are not held in any order so you can pick and choose which to attend. This series is intended to teach skills that will increase confidence with coding and making. Participants can sign up for individual workshops and do not have to attend all of them.

This is intended for Librarians and library staff. Teachers can attend if they attend with their building librarian.

2. Introduction to Coding WEBINAR

Program: Model Schools - Instructional Specialist- CTLE Approved Sponsor

Audience: K - 12 Educators

Dates: 4/22/2019

Starting Today
Join our webinar to be introduced to Coding in the classroom. We will explore coding sites, discuss best practices, and illustrate how to integrate coding into the classroom.

Webinar join link: https://zoom.us/j/230646606

3. Best New Children's Books for Grades K-5

Program: Library Services - CTLE Approved Sponsor

Audience: School and Public Librarians, Teachers

Dates: 5/2/2019

In this engaging workshop, Kathleen Odean will introduce outstanding books published during the last year for students in kindergarten through fifth grade. She will present excellent new picture books, easy readers, fiction, nonfiction, biography, and poetry. They will include read-alouds, independent reading titles, and books for reading clubs and discussion groups. The workshop will offer practical ideas for promoting the books and integrating them into classrooms. Participants will learn about resources, websites, display ideas, and extension activities to use with these and other books. Each participant will receive an extensive handout of resource lists and curriculum-related booklists. The day will also incorporate time to share ideas with each other. Registration is limited to school and public librarians and teachers in the Monroe One and Monroe 2- Orleans BOCES Regions.

4. Best New Books for Young Adults (Grades 5-12)

Program: Library Services - CTLE Approved Sponsor

Audience: School and Public Librarians and Teachers

Dates: 5/3/2019

In this popular workshop, Kathleen Odean highlights the very best recently published books for young adults, including a variety of fiction, nonfiction, and poetry. She shares practical activities and proven tips for promoting the books and integrating them into the curriculum. This lively informative day gives participants a wealth of top new titles to share with students both in the curriculum and for independent reading. Participants will receive a comprehensive handout of related guides, resources, activities, and ideas aligned with the Common Core Standards and employing a variety of technology tools. Registration is limited to school and public librarians and teachers in the Monroe #1 and Monroe 2 BOCES service areas.

5. STEAM Throughout The Curriculum

Program: Model Schools - Instructional Specialist- CTLE Approved Sponsor

Dates: 5/14/2019

Curriculum + STEAM = Engaged Learners!

Come and learn how to integrate STEAM activities throughout curriculum. During this workshop attendees will experience theory of STEAM education, participate in hands-on learning experiences, receive resources to use in their class, and facilitated work time to create lessons and explore STEAM technologies.

Resources we will explore:

Scratch and Scratch Jr
Dash Robots
Hummingbird Robotics
*Minimum of 10 attendees required to run this workshop.

6. Library Maker-Mondays: Makey Makey Invention Kit

Program: Library Services - CTLE Approved Sponsor

Audience: Librarians

Dates: 5/20/2019

Makey Makey is an invention kit that uses the principles of circuitry to make regular items (like paperclips, bananas, and anything that can conduct electricity) act as the input devices for your computer. During this hour, we will learn how the Makey Makey works.

Library Maker-Mondays is a series of 1-hour workshops held on occasional Mondays taking place from 3:45 to 4:45 pm.

Spring semester sessions are not held in any order so you can pick and choose which to attend. This series is intended to teach skills that will increase confidence with coding and making. Participants can sign up for individual workshops and do not have to attend all of them.

This is intended for Librarians and library staff. Teachers can attend if they attend with their building librarian.

7. STEAM and Curriculum Integration with Makey Makey

Program: Model Schools - Instructional Specialist- CTLE Approved Sponsor

Audience: K-12 teachers, Instructional Technology Specialists, Coaches

Dates: 8/1/2019

Students are constantly consuming content and using inventions that are created by others. Makey Makey allows students to create their own content on Scratch and use design thinking to create their own inventions. During this workshop participants will learn the basics of Scratch and using the Makey Makey. Participants will also get hands on examples on how they can integrate Makey Makey into their curriculum. ***All who attend will receive a free Makey Makey***