Arts Express 2018 schedule

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June 12-13, 2018 at Willowcreek Middle School - 2275 W 300 N, Lehi, UT 84043

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Schedule:

Tuesday, June 12

 7:30 - 8:30

 Conference Opens

 Pick up registration packets
 Enjoy continental breakfast
 Visit vendor tables 
 Visit resident artists

 8:30 - 10:00

 Conference Kick Off

 Keynote address: Carmen Deedy "The End of the Story"

 10:15 - 11:45

 Breakout Session I

 11:45 - 12:45

 Lunch - Visit Vendors

 12:45 - 1:45

 Keynote address: Plan-B Theatre's "RIVER.SWAMP.CAVE.MOUNTAIN."  

To bring this free assembly to your school, Email Sharah Meservy

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Mountain Jubilee Chorus - Email Susan Mason

Skyline Men's Chorus - Email Bart Buell

 2:00 - 3:30

 Breakout Session II

 

Wednesday, June 13

 8:00 - 8:30

 Conference opens:  Please visit artists and vendor exhibits and network with your friends.

 8:30 - 10:00

 Breakout Session III

 10:15 - 11:45

 Breakout Session IV

 11:45 - 12:45

 Lunch

 12:45 - 1:45

 Keynote address: Enrique Feldman "Music Reimagined"

 2:00 - 3:30

 Breakout Session V

 

Session Selections:

Day 1: Session I Day 1: Session II   Day 2: Session III Day 2: Session IV Day 2: Session V
10:15-11:45am
2:00-3:30pm
8:30-10:00am
10:15-11:45am
2:00-3:30pm

It's Storytelling, Not Rocket Science!

K-6

Carmen Deedy

It's Storytelling, Not Rocket Science!

K-6

Carmen Deedy

Mike! Maik'w! Yá’át’ééh! Greetings! Strengthen Roots through Native American Arts and Culture

K-6

Chris Roberts & Brenda Beyal

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Mike! Maik'w! Yá’át’ééh! Greetings! Strengthen Roots through Native American Arts and Culture

K-6

Chris Roberts & Brenda Beyal

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Making the Arts Special - For Special Needs Students - Every Child, Every Art

K-6

Katie Steed, Jen Purdy, Chris Roberts, Cindy Clark, Caitlin Cotten

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Strut, Swivel and Sway...Dance and Learn This Way!

4-6

Jana Shumway

Jump, Jitter and Jive...Watch Learning Come Alive!

K-3

Jana Shumway

Science Rooted in Drama

3-6

Paul Nance & Linda Gold

Winging Science With Drama

K-2

Paul Nance & Linda Gold

Science Experiments that Will Send You into a Whirl!

4-6

Paul Nance & Jana Shumway

Basic Drawing Through a Master Study - Starry Night

K-6

Scott Flox

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Basic Drawing Through a Master Study - Starry Night

K-6

Scott Flox

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Little Kids Play Plays

K-2

Teresa Love

How to do a Young Playwrights Festival (So much better than Readers Theatre!)

3-6

Teresa Love

Mud to Masterpiece! Using Clay Successfully in the Elementary Classroom

2-6

Kate Watson & Corinna Torres

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Pre K - K

1st - 2nd

3rd - 4th

5th - 6th

Surfing the Words: Creating a Film Score for Any Text

K-6

Enrique Feldman

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Thinking Like DaVinci: Connecting Body to Engineering, Language, Math, and More

K-6

Enrique Feldman

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Music and Math: Using Music and Mathematical Equations to Deepen the Learning Experience

K-6

Enrique Feldman

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Surfing the Words: Creating a Film Score for Any Text

K-6

Enrique Feldman

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Deepening Learning Through Subject Integration with Picture Books

K-6

Karie Cooper & Terry Young

Practical Ways to Improve Critical Thinking, Writing, and Performance Arts

K-6

Nathan Levy

Practical Ways to Improve Critical Thinking, Writing, and Performance Arts

K-6

Nathan Levy

Exploring Musical Roots from Africa

K-6

Jen Purdy

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Miriam Makeba

Ghana

South Africa

 

Stepping Stones: A Refugee's Journey & Story

K-6

Tanner Dance

 

Stepping Stones: A Refugee's Journey & Story

K-6

Tanner Dance

Creative Drama and Shadow Puppets!

K-6

Tamara Goldbogen

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Creative Drama and Shadow Puppets!

K-6

Tamara Goldbogen

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Art in a Matchbox

K-6

Celine Downen

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Art in a Matchbox

K-6

Celine Downen

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Feet on the Earth, Voices in the Sky: Integrating Science Standards through Music and Dance

K-2

Emily Soderborg & Miriam Bowen

Weather Lesson

Feet on the Earth Lesson

Plant Life Cycle Lesson

Additional Handouts

A Multicultural Dance Workshop

K-6

Michael Hamblin

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Groovin' with the Masters

K-6

Michael Hamblin

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Teaching and Integrating the Arts with Diverse Populations

K-6

Deb Escalante

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Roots with Assessment Bring Wings of Growth

K-6

Cindy Clark & Sari Christensen

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Top 5 Artful Thinking Strategies

K-6

Jen Terry

Utilizing the Creative Ecosystem of Your Mind in Art and Story

1-6

Claire Taylor

Utilizing the Creative Ecosystem of Your Mind in Art and Story

1-6

Claire Taylor

How to Teach Art Like an Art Teacher...or Fake It Even If You Think You Can't

K-2

Christine Palmer

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How to Teach Art Like an Art Teacher...or Fake It Even If You Think You Can't

3-6

Christine Palmer

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Opera by Children: Capture Student Imagination through Arts Integrated Learning

K-6

Pam Gee

Cultural Tradition: Mexico

3-6

Cindy Clark & Tara Carpenter

Zombie Thoughts: Creating Theatre With a Message

4-6

Plan-B Theatre

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The Arts in a Dual Language Immersion Classroom

K-6

Daphne Budge

Turkey Quills, Paper Insects, and Packing Tape Portraits: Nontraditional mediums for the Elementary Classroom

K-6

Elicia Gray

Piece of Cake Printmaking

K-6

Elicia Gray

Drum and Dance to Ignite the Spirit

4-6

Carrie Ekins

Moving from Impossible to I'm Possible - Ability Beats - More Than Just Inclusion

K-6

Carrie Ekins

Stomp & Drum II

K-6

Carrie Ekins

Kid Curators! Mini Exhibitions in the Classroom

4-6

Leslie Gleaves & Jacqueline Hennessey

Fit to Learn, Fit for Life: DRUMTASTIC!

K-6

Carrie Ekins

The Art of Filmmaking in the Classroom

3-6

Suzi Montgomery

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The Art of Filmmaking in the Classroom

3-6

Suzi Montgomery

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Top 5 Artful Thinking Strategies

K-6

Jen Terry

Mud to Masterpiece! Using Clay Successfully in the Elementary Classroom

2-6

Kate Watson & Corinna Torres

Outline/Resources

Pre K - K

1st - 2nd

3rd - 4th

5th - 6th

 

How to Teach Art Like an Art Teacher...or Fake It Even If You Think You Can't

K-2

Christine Palmer

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