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Saturday, February 4
 

8:45am

Argubot Academy - iPad Game to teach Scientific Argument-ation
The session will introduce teachers to an iPad game that teaches argumentation for use in ELA and science classrooms. The game is aligned with NGSS and Common Core Standards. Laura Compton will share about her experiences teaching with the game, including pre-teaching activities and using data to inform instruction. 6-8

Speakers
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Laura Compton

I have been teaching for 12 years and am currently an 8th grade teacher for the Santa Ana Unified School District. I have a passion for teaching middle school and feel that it is my calling in life. My goal is to create lessons that are relevant to content knowledge but also engaging... Read More →


Saturday February 4, 2017 8:45am - 9:30am
220 Mendez Fundamental Intermediate School, 2000 N Bristol St, Santa Ana, CA 92706

8:45am

Desmos: Not Just for Math Anymore!
"Desmos Activity Builder was designed to create activities for math students. The new tool (card sort), has made it an accessible tool for other subjects also. Activity Builder allows self-paced learning and the possibility to see student’s work in real time. This is a valuable tool for flipped classrooms! 6-8, 9-12
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Paula Torres

Math teacher-30 yrs;. Flipped classroom-1yr.; Tech Coach-2 yrs. I love helping others explore the use of technology in their classroom. However, technology is only a better option if it helps students explore in ways they couldn’t before. That’s why I believe the pedagogy comes... Read More →


Saturday February 4, 2017 8:45am - 9:30am
212 Mendez Fundamental Intermediate School, 2000 N Bristol St, Santa Ana, CA 92706

8:45am

Math and STEAM Projects in TK
We will look at how Lego kits and iPad apps can be used with our youngest learners to really improve their engagement and overall learning. Our school has a STEAM focus so we will talk about how design process is working in TK as well as how we incorporate CGI math techniques. Pre-K, K-1

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Karen Green

I teach TK in Fullerton and love to incorporate technology when and where I can to keep students engaged and challenged. As a long time CUE member I want to share when I can!


Saturday February 4, 2017 8:45am - 9:30am
216 Mendez Fundamental Intermediate School, 2000 N Bristol St, Santa Ana, CA 92706

8:45am

Ozobots: An Introduction (Go to STEAM Playground 2nd Session)
This presentation will introduce you to the world of programming through miniature robots called Ozobots. Ozobots are small, smart toy robots that empower gamers and learners to code, play, create and connect the physical and digital worlds. Learn the basics of Ozobots and how to introduce them to your classroom. Walk away with lesson and activity resources. K-1, 2-3, 4-5

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Noel Pickler

I have been teaching 3rd - 6th grades for the past 25 years. I received my teaching credential and my master's in curriculum and instruction from CSUF. I am passionate about teaching from a constructivist point of view where the students construct their knowledge from hands on si... Read More →


Saturday February 4, 2017 8:45am - 9:30am
217 Mendez Fundamental Intermediate School, 2000 N Bristol St, Santa Ana, CA 92706

8:45am

Zoom into Capturing a Picture Perfect Framework focused on Coding
Coding is cool, but how do you integrate it into the CCSS? Ain't nobody got time for that! That’s why we did it for you. In our Coding Arts Academy we have developed lesson plans that integrate coding into daily lesson that can be used in your classroom tomorrow. Pre-K, K-1, 2-3, 4-5, 6-8

Speakers
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Kyle Myers

Sometimes Kyle thinks if he weren’t a teacher he would be a handsome billionaire, then the alarm goes off. Enjoys integrating technology, coding, and robots into every subject. Recent “tech nerd”, always a “drama geek”. Current TOSA for VAPA and GATE.


Saturday February 4, 2017 8:45am - 9:30am
206 Mendez Fundamental Intermediate School, 2000 N Bristol St, Santa Ana, CA 92706

9:45am

Ozo Bots Play Ground
Speakers
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Noel Pickler

I have been teaching 3rd - 6th grades for the past 25 years. I received my teaching credential and my master's in curriculum and instruction from CSUF. I am passionate about teaching from a constructivist point of view where the students construct their knowledge from hands on si... Read More →


Saturday February 4, 2017 9:45am - 10:30am
Library Mendez Fundamental Intermediate School, 2000 N Bristol St, Santa Ana, CA 92706

9:45am

3D Modeling
"Carl Johnson teaches a technology elective at Mendez Fundamental Intermediate.

He started his career as a Systems Engineer and Trainer at Apple Computer.

He teaches Computer Programming and 3D Modeling at Mendez." 6 - 8, 9 - 12

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Saturday February 4, 2017 9:45am - 10:30am
101 Mendez Fundamental Intermediate School, 2000 N Bristol St, Santa Ana, CA 92706

9:45am

Enhanced Play with Robots in TK
We will explore how 4 and 5 year olds use Ozobots, Osmo, Dash, lego kits and Beebot in a TK classroom. All of these devices are used to enhance the learning experiences and enrich our explorations in English Language Arts, math and other subjects. Pre-K, K-1

Speakers
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Karen Green

I teach TK in Fullerton and love to incorporate technology when and where I can to keep students engaged and challenged. As a long time CUE member I want to share when I can!


Saturday February 4, 2017 9:45am - 10:30am
216 Mendez Fundamental Intermediate School, 2000 N Bristol St, Santa Ana, CA 92706

9:45am

Everyone Can Code
Saturday February 4, 2017 9:45am - 10:30am
204 Mendez Fundamental Intermediate School, 2000 N Bristol St, Santa Ana, CA 92706

9:45am

Hour of Code
Introduction to computer science and coding using code.org. Learn how you can join the Hour of Code!

Speakers
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Stacy Chang

Dr. Stacy Chang is the Principal of G. B. Miller Elementary School at Centralia School District. She is a former classroom teacher, state teacher trainer and coordinator, and Academic Coach/ TOSA. Dr. Chang is a National Board Certified Teacher who earned her Ed.D. from University... Read More →


Saturday February 4, 2017 9:45am - 10:30am
211 Mendez Fundamental Intermediate School, 2000 N Bristol St, Santa Ana, CA 92706

9:45am

Meeting Next Gen. Challenges through Ed Tech
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Saturday February 4, 2017 9:45am - 10:30am
209 Mendez Fundamental Intermediate School, 2000 N Bristol St, Santa Ana, CA 92706

9:45am

Robots 101
In this fun hands on session learn the basics of coding and how easy it is to code robots. You don't need to be a computer scientist to learn coding-we're not! You just have to start. Learn Basic unplugged and plugged coding skills to use tomorrow. K-1, 2-3, 4-5, 6-8

Speakers
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Kyle Myers

Sometimes Kyle thinks if he weren’t a teacher he would be a handsome billionaire, then the alarm goes off. Enjoys integrating technology, coding, and robots into every subject. Recent “tech nerd”, always a “drama geek”. Current TOSA for VAPA and GATE.


Saturday February 4, 2017 9:45am - 10:30am
206 Mendez Fundamental Intermediate School, 2000 N Bristol St, Santa Ana, CA 92706

11:30am

Visit STEM Student Showcase
Saturday February 4, 2017 11:30am - 1:00pm
102 Mendez Fundamental Intermediate School, 2000 N Bristol St, Santa Ana, CA 92706

11:30am

Visit STEM Student Showcase /Exhibitors
Saturday February 4, 2017 11:30am - 1:00pm
Gymnasium (SPS) Mendez Fundamental Intermediate School, 2000 N Bristol St, Santa Ana, CA 92706

1:00pm

3D Modeling
"Carl Johnson teaches a technology elective at Mendez Fundamental Intermediate.

He started his career as a Systems Engineer and Trainer at Apple Computer.

He teaches Computer Programming and 3D Modeling at Mendez." 6 - 8, 9 - 12

Speakers

Saturday February 4, 2017 1:00pm - 1:45pm
101 Mendez Fundamental Intermediate School, 2000 N Bristol St, Santa Ana, CA 92706

1:00pm

How to Start a Code Club
I will give you the info and tools you need to be confident to start an after school coding program. Scratch/Code.org/ K-1, 2-3, 4-5, 6-8, 9-12

Speakers
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Kyle Wilke

I'm a SPED Teacher in SVUSD. Google Certified Educator L1, Raspberry_Pi Certified Educator. Front Row Ambassador, Class Dojo Mentor Teacher.


Saturday February 4, 2017 1:00pm - 1:45pm
218 Mendez Fundamental Intermediate School, 2000 N Bristol St, Santa Ana, CA 92706

1:00pm

Robotics within a Makerspace
The integration of Robotics within a Makerspace setting. Lessons are aligned with Common Core, NGSS, Engineering Design Process, and STREAM. Examples and videos will be given, as well as ideas educators can take back to their classroom. Pre-K, K-1, 2-3, 4-5

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Alexander Ordonez

Mr. Ordonez is Los Alamitos Elementary's Lead Makerspace Teacher. He presented at the National CUE Conference in March, 2016 on the Evolving Makerspace. He is also given the OCCUE SEEDS Grant Award for his 'Oh No! 10.0 Earthquake!' Lesson.


Saturday February 4, 2017 1:00pm - 1:45pm
206 Mendez Fundamental Intermediate School, 2000 N Bristol St, Santa Ana, CA 92706

1:00pm

STEAMing with Makey Makey
Participants in this hands-on-session will get to explore MakeyMakeys. We will share how we have used these engaging, easy and innovative technology tools in our maker camp program and share other ways they could be used in a content class to engage and inspire learning. Pre-K, K-1, 2-3, 4-5

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Saturday February 4, 2017 1:00pm - 1:45pm
202 Mendez Fundamental Intermediate School, 2000 N Bristol St, Santa Ana, CA 92706

2:00pm

Cubelets: Kindergarten Robotics
Cubelets are module robots, consisting of Sense, Action, and Think blocks. Student can experiment and create mobile robots and logic constructions. Cubelets are perfect for young children. They are durable and easy for small hands work with. With brick adaptors, students can customize the Cubelet robots with Lego bricks. Pre-K, K-1, 2-3


Saturday February 4, 2017 2:00pm - 2:45pm
203 Mendez Fundamental Intermediate School, 2000 N Bristol St, Santa Ana, CA 92706

2:00pm

Integrating Robots with Curriculum
As a winner of the 2016 OCCUE SEEDS Grant, I used the grant to purchase Dash Robots. I will share my experience with integrating these robots within the elementary curriculum. I will share STEAM lessons, pictures, and video of how these robots can be integrated in a Makerspace or classroom setting. Pre-K, K-1, 2-3, 4-5, 6-8, 9-12

Speakers
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Alexander Ordonez

Mr. Ordonez is Los Alamitos Elementary's Lead Makerspace Teacher. He presented at the National CUE Conference in March, 2016 on the Evolving Makerspace. He is also given the OCCUE SEEDS Grant Award for his 'Oh No! 10.0 Earthquake!' Lesson.


Saturday February 4, 2017 2:00pm - 2:45pm
206 Mendez Fundamental Intermediate School, 2000 N Bristol St, Santa Ana, CA 92706