Central Wisconsin History Collaborativeís

Fall Retreat 2007

November 16th & 17th

 "History Education Extravaganza:  Sharing Resources and Strategies"

 

Friday, November 16th

 

 

TIME

LOCATION

 

EVENT

7:45am-8:15am

Badger Bar & Grill in the DoubleTree Hotel

Coffee and Boxed Breakfast Available for Hotel Guests

8:15am-8:40am

In-transit

Walk to WHS and gather in lobby

8:40am-9:00am

Lobby of WHS

Opening Announcements and Ice Breaker

9:00am-10:15am

WHS

 

Introduction to Madisonís WHS Sources and Materials with Rick Pifer, Director of Public Services for Library and Archives

10:15am-10:45am

Lobby of WHS

Break

10:45am-11:45am

WHS

 

Discussion of WHS educational materials in print and educational programs/workshops available to educators with Bobbie Malone, Director of the Office of School Services

11:45am-1:00pm

State St. area

Lunch on your own

1:00pm-2:30pm

Wisconsin Historical Museum

 

Welcome by Beth Lemke, Museum Educator and visitation of permanent exhibition galleries.  Museum Object of the Week PowerPoint

1:45pm

Wisconsin Historical Museum

(Optional) World Series Wisconsin

Behind the scenes tour of basement design space to follow gallery time

 

2:30pm-4:00pm

Various

Visit one site of your choosing:
  • Wisconsin Veteranís Museum
30 W Mifflin St
  • Wisconsin State Capitol
2 E. Main St
  • Cooperative Childrenís Book Center
600 N Park St Madison
  • Education Communications Board (Vilas Hall)
821 University Ave

 

Saturday, November 17th

 

 

TIME

LOCATION

 

EVENT

7:30am-8:00am

University B

Breakfast

8:0am-9:00am

University B

Teaching History and Literacy!

9:00am-9:15am

University B

Break

9:15am-10:15am

University B

Elementary: How to Do Historical Research in the Elementary Classroom with Ann Claunch

University A

Secondary: Assessing National History Day Projects

10:15am-11:15am

University B

Working with Primary Sources from the Perspective of Political, Intellectual, Cultural, Economic, Technology, and Geographic with Ann Claunch.

11:15am-12:00pm

University B

Teachers Share

12:00pm-12:45pm

 

Badger Bar & Grill in the DoubleTree Hotel

Lunch

12:45pm-1:45pm

University A

 

Elementary: Teachers Will Build an ExhibitExhibits will undergo though a friendly judging process at 2:30pm

University B

 

Secondary:  What are Common Problems and Solutions in Historical Research? with Ann Claunch

1:45pm-2:00pm

University B

Break

2:00pm-2:30pm

University B

Resource Sharing

2:30pm-3:00pm

University A&B

Judging and Evaluation

 

 

Revised 08/25/2008  

 

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