Thank you for attending the 2013 California Science Education Conference. 

To view a list of workshops with handouts posted online, click here

K-2 [clear filter]
Friday, October 25

8:00am PDT

5E's and ELD
Learn to balance the language learning needs of English Learners through science! This innovative approach integrates English Language Development and science. Discover ways to get science into your teaching day. Grades K-2


Jo Topps

Regional Director, K12 Alliance

Friday October 25, 2013 8:00am - 9:00am PDT
Palm Springs Convention Center, Mesquite H 277 N. Avenida Caballeros, Palm Springs, CA 92262
  Workshop, Elementary

11:00am PDT

Next Generation Science Standards for 21st Century Teaching K - 2
Are you prepared to use the Next Generation Science Standards in your classroom? Come get an in-depth look at the design/architecture of the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) in grades K - 2. Leave the workshop with implementation ideas!


Maureen Allen

Science Consultant, Orange County Dept. of Education

Friday October 25, 2013 11:00am - 12:00pm PDT
Palm Springs Convention Center, Smoketree F
  Workshop, Elementary, NGSS

1:00pm PDT

SC02: Science: The Perfect Context for Language and Literacy
Research and the new framework suggest that science is an appropriate forum to develop language and literacy. In this Short Course, we will experience and develop science lessons that are blended with the Common Core English Language Arts standards. Ticket $25


Friday October 25, 2013 1:00pm - 4:00pm PDT
Renaissance Palm Springs Hotel, Chino B 888 Tahquitz Canyon Way, Palm Springs, CA 92262
  Short Course, CCSS, New Teacher PD Strand
Saturday, October 26

9:30am PDT

Please? Can I Write? High-Interest Science Topics Motivate Beginning Writers
Discover a combination of structured and creative techniques to help students write easily and enthusiastically. Using science topics that are innately fascinating to students, you can motivate and facilitate diverse learners to be successful and have confidence when writing. Grades K-2


Saturday October 26, 2013 9:30am - 10:30am PDT
Palm Springs Convention Center, Smoketree E