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Dear SHAPE Colorado Members,

On behalf of SHAPE Colorado, I am would like to welcome you to the 2019 Annual Convention. This is the 88th time we have come together to share ideas. Here, we can thrive in our profession by learning new ways to benefit our kids, our profession, and our state. We offer quality sessions, workshops, and demonstrations to enrich how you teach Health and Physical Education in Colorado.

The SHAPE Colorado Board has worked extensively to assure your convention experience is a success. Board members will be here as attendees, facilitators and presenters. If you see one of us, please take a moment to say, “Hello!”. You can find us in red board member shirts. We would love to meet you or reconnect with you and hear about your convention experiences.

Sincerely,
Emily Graves, SHAPE Colorado President

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Friday, October 4
 

7:00am PDT

Wake up Session: Bungee Bootcamp
Join me for some fun  Bungee Bootcamp activities that will definitely wake you up for a fun filled day.


Speakers

Friday October 4, 2019 7:00am - 7:45am PDT
Aurora I

8:00am PDT

Engage with Air O Sport
Join us for a session filled with engaging strategies and activities to empower your community with Air O Sport. This session will demonstrate a variety of ways Air O Sport can be a stand alone or supplemental activity. Participants will walk away with a variety strategies to be used in any classroom! This is an interactive session so be prepared to participate, laugh and have fun.


Air O Sport is a hybrid sport that can be adapted to any group size or skill level. This session will show progressions for players from elementary to university with adaptations to help make the fun accessible to all. 


Learn more at airosport.fun

Speakers
MK

Michael Kinner

Air O Sport


Friday October 4, 2019 8:00am - 8:50am PDT
Aurora IV

8:00am PDT

Juggling is Catching
Learn to juggle in minutes - it's guaranteed! A proven method that has taught millions of students the magic of juggling. Session includes large class instructional techniques with slow floating nylon scarves and beanbags, three different juggling patterns, and team juggling.


Friday October 4, 2019 8:00am - 8:50am PDT
Conference Room II

8:00am PDT

Movement Experiences that ENGAGE!
This standards-based session will focus in on several fun and fast-moving fitness activities and movement experiences that are ideal for elementary/middle school classes. Visuals are used to enhance learning and download links will be shared. The activities are energy-boosting, non-conventional and easy to implement.

Speakers

Friday October 4, 2019 8:00am - 8:50am PDT
Conference Room I

8:00am PDT

Roundnet: Under, Over, Spike!
We Love Roundnet because it is easy to learn, set up, transport, and develop Social skills. We will dive into OPENs instructional design to implement multiple assessments without decreasing activity time. Plug & Play Fitness, rubrics, task cards, and academic language will help students reach the next level in gameplay.

Speakers
PK

Penny Kroening

Penny Kroening, M.Ed., SHAPE America 2016 National Physical Education Elementary Teacher of the Year has 33 years of experience teaching Elementary and Adapted Physical Education. Penny is currently serving the Wisconsin State Association (WHPE) as Executive Board Treasurer. Penny... Read More →


Friday October 4, 2019 8:00am - 8:50am PDT
Aurora I

9:00am PDT

ACTION! Team Games
Gopher Sport will be leading participants through a workshop focused around two of our newest activities! We won’t just be playing games though, we’ll also be showcasing some great classroom management and skill development pieces you can take home and implement in your class. !

Speakers

Friday October 4, 2019 9:00am - 9:50am PDT
Aurora I

9:00am PDT

In the Spin. Learning the Chinese Yo Yo
Participants will get enjoy fast paced easy to learn Juggling device. The Diabolo/Chinese Yo Yo. This is not a difficult as most people think. It simply needs the proper instruction.

Speakers

Friday October 4, 2019 9:00am - 9:50am PDT
Aurora IV

9:00am PDT

Partner PE: Recreation Unit
Participants will be introduced to a recreation unit for Partner PE. We will touch on rock climbing, swimming, bowling, biking, ideas for connecting to the community, rubrics, and grants for equipment.

Speakers
avatar for Danielle Musser

Danielle Musser

Adapted Physical Education Specialist
6 years in the education profession (CO); 2020 Colorado Adapted Physical Educator of the Year; Nationally Certified Adapted Physical Educator;  I was born and raised in Knoxville, Tennessee. I earned a Bachelor’s of Science in Physical Education at Berea College in Berea, KY. I... Read More →


Friday October 4, 2019 9:00am - 9:50am PDT
Conference Room I

9:00am PDT

Tandem Bungee is the Answer!
These things motivate kids to be active!
Choosing the right activities for a child's age.
Giving kids plenty of opportunity to be active and creative.
Keeping the focus on fun and challenging activities.
Learn how using the Tandem Bungee® can achieve this in an easy and active format.


Friday October 4, 2019 9:00am - 9:50am PDT
Conference Room II

10:20am PDT

Exploring Net Games With Student-Centered Learning & Technology
Explore a variety of creative net games infusing volleyball, pickleball, soccer, and more via student-centered learning practices and use of technology. Best practices emphasized include the jigsaw teaching method, use of student choice, QR code technology and video analysis. Participants will create/share ideas and leave with customizable resources!

Speakers

Friday October 4, 2019 10:20am - 11:10am PDT
Conference Room I

10:20am PDT

Footbag - Just for Kicks (aka Hacky Sack)
Learn footbag (Hacky Sack) from the pros at the World Footbag Association who have been teaching the sport for over 36 years! Discover the rewards and excitement of learning and teaching others to link together that first series of kicks. Session includes large class instructional techniques, basic kicks, drills, etc.


Friday October 4, 2019 10:20am - 11:10am PDT
Aurora IV

10:20am PDT

Join the Movement: #dancSIRS and #dancHERS Challenge
Come join the fun and show off your moves (no rhythm, coordination or dance background required) as we create our own #dancSIRS and #danceHERS dances and videos and challenge other states to join the national movement to empower others in other states to get dancing!

Speakers
SM

Shannon Milliken

Shannon received her BS in Sports and Exercise Science with a K-12 Teaching Licensure and MAT in Physical Education from the University of Northern Colorado.  She has experience teaching elementary and middle school physical education.  Shannon is a Past-President of SHAPE Colorado... Read More →


Friday October 4, 2019 10:20am - 11:10am PDT
Conference Room II

10:20am PDT

Jumping and Landing: The Forgotten PE/ Dance Unit
Jumping and Landing is used in multiple physical activity settings and is important for students of all ages to prevent injury and develop skills in sports. We will explore ways to teach jumping and landing correctly. It will include progressions for K-5 with challenging tasks for middle school students


Friday October 4, 2019 10:20am - 11:10am PDT
Aurora I

1:15pm PDT

Badminton for PE / adaptive inclusion
Badminton progressions for players from elementary to university with adaptations for those with special needs and other physical challenges.


Friday October 4, 2019 1:15pm - 2:05pm PDT
Aurora I

1:15pm PDT

RampShot- A Fun and Active Twist on Cornhole!
RampShot is an exciting yard game where players toss and/or catch for points, keeping all students active and engaged! With various ways to play, RampShot can be used for Middle School and High School students as well as in the Elementary Schools. Learn more at RampShot.com!


Friday October 4, 2019 1:15pm - 2:05pm PDT
Conference Room I

1:15pm PDT

Sports Franchises: A Cross-Curricular Sport Education Approach
This session will introduce participants to the Sport Education Model and examine ways to modify the model to be cross-curricular. Participants will have the opportunity to create their own sports franchise and compete in a mini championship.

Speakers

Friday October 4, 2019 1:15pm - 2:05pm PDT
Conference Room II

1:15pm PDT

TGFU and Touch Rugby (Touch Rugby 2.0!)
Using the Teaching games for understanding instructional model and touch rugby, participants will get an idea of how to use this model and develop understanding of how to take their students to the next level with touch rugby.

Speakers

Friday October 4, 2019 1:15pm - 2:05pm PDT
Aurora IV

2:15pm PDT

Adventure Fitness Fun
How do we motivate our students to buy into a fit lifestyle and enjoy (crave) fitness? The "hook" for everyone is...FUN! This session will be a fast paced look at how the creative Adventure Curriculum can transform your Physical Education class. Activities will be fast, fun and inviting for everyone from pre-K through adults (many are being used in gyms around the world). Did we mention that this will be FUN! We will play our way into fitness.

Speakers
CC

Chip Candy

Chip Candy taught Physical Education, Health and Wellness for 37 years in the Medford, NJ Schools. He is a national presenter/consultant with over 500 presentations throughout the United States and abroad. He is a consultant for Flaghouse and a contract trainer for Project Adventure... Read More →


Friday October 4, 2019 2:15pm - 3:05pm PDT
Aurora I

2:15pm PDT

Get Your Rock On With Cardio Drumming
Come drum with us! We take ALL types of genres to make them into a cardio drumming workout that includes a total body workout, rhythms, community building and a whole lot of fun! Get your ROCK ON!

Speakers
JD

Jo Dixon

Jo (Jonette) Dixon has taught Physical Education for 21 years at the middle school and high school levels in Colorado and Missouri. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Physical Education with a Health Education minor, as well as, a Master’s Degree in Exercise and Sport Science from... Read More →
MM

Matt Moeller

Matt Moeller has taught at all levels and in 5 different states over his 17 year career. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Education and Fitness from Cornell College and is currently working on his Masters Degree in Educational Equity and Cultural Diversity from the University of... Read More →


Friday October 4, 2019 2:15pm - 3:05pm PDT
Aurora IV

2:15pm PDT

PLYOGA: YOUR BODY IS POWER
PLYOGA® is a 4-part high intensity interval system using accelerated and fundamental Yoga as a fluent and active recovery for Plyometric movements. Come enjoy a format that is empowering our students throughout the U.S. to lead healthier, active lives! See how "YOUR BODY IS POWER®!"

Speakers

Friday October 4, 2019 2:15pm - 3:05pm PDT
Conference Room II

2:15pm PDT

Successful #PhysEd Foundations: Classroom Setup & Activities “Prep-Talk”!
Start the year SET-UP FOR SUCCESS! This is a P.E. teacher’s action-packed "pep-talk" for how to implement routines and warm-ups, how to use timers & pedometers to manage and motivate students, and a few large group activities that help kick off the year right!

Speakers

Friday October 4, 2019 2:15pm - 3:05pm PDT
Conference Room I

3:35pm PDT

Experience Speed Stacks – Skillastics: A Group Activity!
This session will feature movement based lessons from our comprehensive curriculum to include our group activity kit Speed Stacks-Skillastics!

Speakers
TM

Tina Mihulka

Speed Stacks
DY

Donna Yacovoni

Speed Stacks


Friday October 4, 2019 3:35pm - 4:25pm PDT
Conference Room II

3:35pm PDT

Ice Breaker and Warm-up Activites 101
Gopher Sport will be leading participants through a session with some great activities to not only help kids get to know each other but to also get your heart pumping! These are quick an easy activities that any teacher can take back in implement in their gym today!

Speakers

Friday October 4, 2019 3:35pm - 4:25pm PDT
Conference Room I

3:35pm PDT

Omnikin: Fitness, Team Building, Cooperative Games, Skill Development
Experience all these components of quality Physical Education using Omnikin's 14" to 48" balls. Durable, light-weight balls that eliminates intimidation factor and fear of injury. Omnikin products and activities support the number one instructional best practice for Physical Educators.....all students actively engaged in learning.

Speakers

Friday October 4, 2019 3:35pm - 4:25pm PDT
Aurora I

3:35pm PDT

Teaching Dance in Secondary Physical Education
Would you like to learn more about teaching secondary students dance in physical education? This session will provide examples of how to teach ballroom dance and line dance. You will get some ideas about instruction and teaching strategies.

Speakers

Friday October 4, 2019 3:35pm - 4:25pm PDT
Aurora IV
 
Saturday, October 5
 

7:00am PDT

Wake up Session: Zumba
Start your day out right with a high energy Zumba class.

Speakers
SM

Shannon Milliken

Shannon received her BS in Sports and Exercise Science with a K-12 Teaching Licensure and MAT in Physical Education from the University of Northern Colorado.  She has experience teaching elementary and middle school physical education.  Shannon is a Past-President of SHAPE Colorado... Read More →


Saturday October 5, 2019 7:00am - 7:45am PDT
Aurora I

8:00am PDT

Adventure 101…The Top 20
These are the "best ever" Adventure activities as voted on by my students through the years. At the end of each semester and again at the end of the year I ask(ed) my students what were their favorites/least favorites. The activities presented here are all from the "top 20" list from our students. These are the ones that made them move, made them think (problem solve), made them laugh (or at least smile), and made them come together as a "family". The best part of these activities is that they are all inclusive and beg you to join the fun...you will use them tomorrow!

Speakers
CC

Chip Candy

Chip Candy taught Physical Education, Health and Wellness for 37 years in the Medford, NJ Schools. He is a national presenter/consultant with over 500 presentations throughout the United States and abroad. He is a consultant for Flaghouse and a contract trainer for Project Adventure... Read More →


Saturday October 5, 2019 8:00am - 8:50am PDT
Aurora I

8:00am PDT

Maximizing Play & MVPA: Small-Sided Games “Ultimate” Progressions
Join this National TOY for her favorite activity session! Learn how small-sided games can maximize participation, skill acquisition, strategy application, fitness and provide valuable assessment opportunities. A variety of ultimate-style game play progressions from warmups and beyond will be shared. Come ready to PLAY & achieve MVPA!

Speakers

Saturday October 5, 2019 8:00am - 8:50am PDT
Conference Room I

8:00am PDT

PE Power
Unleash the power of PE! From small sided games to the sport education model participants will leave with new tools to enhance their PE Class!

Speakers

Saturday October 5, 2019 8:00am - 8:50am PDT
Aurora IV

8:00am PDT

Using Games for Understanding to Teach Field Hockey
This session will use games for understanding/critical thinking skills and critical questioning to teach field hockey. I will also relate this to other sports and activities. I will teach safety based on grade/skill levels and activities for various skill development.

Speakers

Saturday October 5, 2019 8:00am - 8:50am PDT
Conference Room II

9:00am PDT

Country Swing For WIN!
Get ready to country swing with us and teach this to your students on Monday morning. It's fun, it's hip and it's another way to hook students into loving to move for a lifetime!

Speakers
JD

Jo Dixon

Jo (Jonette) Dixon has taught Physical Education for 21 years at the middle school and high school levels in Colorado and Missouri. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Physical Education with a Health Education minor, as well as, a Master’s Degree in Exercise and Sport Science from... Read More →
MM

Matt Moeller

Matt Moeller has taught at all levels and in 5 different states over his 17 year career. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Education and Fitness from Cornell College and is currently working on his Masters Degree in Educational Equity and Cultural Diversity from the University of... Read More →


Saturday October 5, 2019 9:00am - 9:50am PDT
Aurora IV

9:00am PDT

Engage with Air O Sport
Join us for a session filled with engaging strategies and activities to empower your community with Air O Sport. This session will demonstrate a variety of ways Air O Sport can be a stand alone or supplemental activity. Participants will walk away with a variety strategies to be used in any classroom! This is an interactive session so be prepared to participate, laugh and have fun.


Air O Sport is a hybrid sport that can be adapted to any group size or skill level. This session will show progressions for players from elementary to university with adaptations to help make the fun accessible to all. 


Learn more at airosport.fun

Speakers
MK

Michael Kinner

Air O Sport


Saturday October 5, 2019 9:00am - 9:50am PDT
Conference Room II

9:00am PDT

Keep the Wheels Turning!
Do your students love scooters? Come participate in new scooter activities that focus on learning, safety and fitness! You will leave with exciting and creative ways to use scooters for learning in your physical education class.

Speakers

Saturday October 5, 2019 9:00am - 9:50am PDT
Aurora I

9:00am PDT

Paper Plate Games
Short on equipment? Need new ideas on the cheap? Come learn all the games that can be played with paper plates. Each participant will get a free paper plate to take home.

Speakers

Saturday October 5, 2019 9:00am - 9:50am PDT
Conference Room I

10:00am PDT

Cardio Capture! (Et al!)
Participants will learn some games developed to teach health related fitness components in a fun, active and meaningful way for students to develop problem solving, critical thinking, decision making and team work.

Speakers

Saturday October 5, 2019 10:00am - 10:50am PDT
Aurora IV

10:00am PDT

Instant Activity to SHAPE America Standards/Outcomes
Highly engaging, purposeful instant activities is an important way to start class. How do you move from instant activity heart-rate buster to achieving SHAPE America Standards and outcomes. This session will showcase how one instant activity can lead to purposeful learning aimed at multiple SHAPE America Standards & GLO’s.

Speakers
PK

Penny Kroening

Penny Kroening, M.Ed., SHAPE America 2016 National Physical Education Elementary Teacher of the Year has 33 years of experience teaching Elementary and Adapted Physical Education. Penny is currently serving the Wisconsin State Association (WHPE) as Executive Board Treasurer. Penny... Read More →


Saturday October 5, 2019 10:00am - 10:50am PDT
Conference Room II

10:00am PDT

KIN-Ball: A Non-Traditional Action-Packed Game
The sport of KIN-BALL requires skills and strategies not found in any traditional athletic competition. No physical contact, no intimidation, no interference, no one left out. Promotes cooperation, speed, agility, aerobic activity, coordination, flexibility, and sportsmanship. The only equipment needed is the official 48" Kin-Ball.

Speakers

Saturday October 5, 2019 10:00am - 10:50am PDT
Aurora I

10:00am PDT

Let's Move It
In this session, you will learn some new and revist some tried and true ways to get your students moving the second they walk into your classroom. You will learn instant activities to keep your students engaged.

Speakers

Saturday October 5, 2019 10:00am - 10:50am PDT
Conference Room I

11:00am PDT

PLYOGA: YOUR BODY IS POWER
PLYOGA® is a 4-part high intensity interval system using accelerated and fundamental Yoga as a fluent and active recovery for Plyometric movements. Come enjoy a format that is empowering our students throughout the U.S. to lead healthier, active lives! See how "YOUR BODY IS POWER®!"

Speakers

Saturday October 5, 2019 11:00am - 11:10am PDT
Conference Room VII

11:00am PDT

Come play PaddleZlam!
PaddleZlam has become widely accepted into Physical Education programs throughout the country. Physical education professionals have embraced our game and have quickly found ways to modify the game to encompass even the youngest of age groups. PaddleZlam is the perfect indoor/outdoor activity to enjoy exercising again.

Speakers

Saturday October 5, 2019 11:00am - 11:50am PDT
Aurora I

11:00am PDT

Instant Feedback with Heart Rate Monitors and Pedometers
Participants will learn how to properly assess students' MVPA levels through the use of the Heart Tech Plus Group Fitness Heart Rate Monitoring system and the Gopher Fitstep pedometers. Participants will learn and engage in cardiovascular games and warm up activities that increase students' MVPA levels and engagement


Saturday October 5, 2019 11:00am - 11:50am PDT
Conference Room II

11:00am PDT

It's PE Appy Hour!
It’s Appy Hour at the SHAPE CO Convention! The menu will consist of a sampling of mobile apps to enhance physical education instruction, assessment, management, and more! Hands-on demonstration stations will help you learn the apps. Be sure to bring a mobile device for the best experience!


Saturday October 5, 2019 11:00am - 11:50am PDT
Aurora IV

11:00am PDT

Yoga From the Ground Up
Teach yoga in PE/Health class! Use the six movements of the spine in chairs, on all fours, standing, etc.. and BREATHE and you’ve taught yoga. Participants leave able to teach five minutes of mindful movement and write a full yoga lesson. Learn the basics and make it yours!

Speakers

Saturday October 5, 2019 11:00am - 11:50am PDT
Conference Room I