Thank you to presenters who have shared their powerpoints from the Oct. 2018 BCTELA Conference. Some are posted below!
We enjoyed our time together and are grateful for the opportunity to network and learn from so many wonderful educators!
Think Alouds -Jeff Wilhelm
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Diving Deep Into Nonfiction -Jeff Wilhelm
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Critical Literacy -Leyton Schnellert
Download (PDF, 1.19MB)
Fiction Reading -Kyla Hadden
Download (PDF, 329KB)
Primary Readers & Writers-Faye Brownlie
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The Podcast Project -Lisa Green
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Exploring the New ELA 10-12 -SD 41 Team
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Understanding Identity – Vicki Roberts, Seanna Hyndman
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Core Competencies (link) -Kelsey Keller
The website is Kelseykeller.com and the power point is under handouts and PPTs (password: neverland).
Inquiry Based Literature Circles -Tanya Hobbs
Link to prezi – http://prezi.com/qljiysffuxtv/?utm_campaign=share&utm_medium=copy
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Below are two maps that can help you get to Moody Middle School (transit and private vehicle). We hope everyone travels safely! We hope you are as excited as we are to be together!!
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Register BCTELA 2018 Conference
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**Please note the correct address of the new Moody Middle School location!
BCTELA’s annual conference brings together passionate educators who are committed to
teaching practices that respect, engage, and include all learners. This year’s sessions will
focus on topics that empower learners to take ownership of their learning, connect ELA to
the core competencies, consider gender identities; infuse aboriginal perspectives and
principles of learning; and explore exciting possibilities in ELA 10-12.
-EMPOWER YOUR TEACHING: Cognitive apprenticeship
and inquiry to promote powerful reading, composing and
The keynote will explore how inquiry as cognitive
apprenticeship is THE model of instruction for developing
motivation, as well as developing deep conceptual and
procedural understanding that leads to transfer and application
of learning in the real world.
The BCTELA October 19th Conference has a stellar line up of presenters and keynote Jeff Wilhelm!!
Once again, the BCTELA student writing contest is open for entries!! Please spread the word to your colleagues!
Selected winners will have their writing published in Voices Visible and will receive a copy. It is an exciting way for B.C. learners to have an authentic experience with writing and being published!
The submission deadline is April 30, 2019.
You must be a BCTELA member to have your students entries qualify. You can join online through this website, or go to the BCTF website and choose BCTELA as a your PSA for only $35 for the year (payment is through BCTF).
Two options for submitting:
- Paper copy
- Or go to this URL: http://tinyurl.com/VoicesVisible
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