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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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Aurora III [clear filter]
Thursday, October 3
 

8:00am PDT

Systematic Adaptations in APE for Students with Disabilities
Attendees will understand and implement best practices and strategies related to APE to increase safe and successful movement activities based on the students' unique needs. You will leave being able to systematically make adaptations to a skill, environment, or equipment to provide successful movement opportunities for students with disabilities. With the use of assessment, both program and student based adjustments will be made to increase success of motor skill progression and standard content. Attendees will also gain an understanding of universal design of learning (UDL) guidelines to implement when developing lessons and activities for inclusion of students with disabilities in physical education.


Thursday October 3, 2019 8:00am - 11:30am PDT
Aurora III

12:30pm PDT

Engaging Activities and Strategies That Bring Health Skills Alive
Join us for a session filled with engaging strategies and activities that support both health skills and content.  This session will demonstrate how content can be infused through skill development.  Participants will walk away with a variety of health best-practice strategies to be used in any classroom!  This is an interactive session so be prepared to participate, laugh a lot and have fun.  

Speakers
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Deanne Romero

Deanne Romero is Colorado born and raised.  She graduated from the University of Northern Colorado (Go Bears!) with a Bachelor’s in Kinesiology and then earned her Master’s degree from Grand Canyon University in Educational Leadership.   Deanne began sharing her passion for... Read More →
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Kathy Kopp

Kathy Kopp recently retired after teaching for over 20 years in the East Grand School District.  As a health educator, she was awarded the 2018  SHAPE Colorado Health Teacher of the Year. She was also East Grand School District's health and wellness coordinator which brought many... Read More →


Thursday October 3, 2019 12:30pm - 4:00pm PDT
Aurora III
 
Friday, October 4
 

8:00am PDT

Take the LEPE!
Reinvent how you teach PE by taking the LEPE into Literature Enhanced Physical Education. Learn how to motivate and educate your students through their imagination with fictional stories to introduce elementary PE units, physical activities that accompany the stories, assessments and cross-curricular connections.

Speakers
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Lynn Hefele

Lynn Hefele is the SHAPE America Eastern District 2017 Elementary Teacher of the Year and NYS AHPERD 2015 Elementary Physical Education Teacher of the Year.  Lynn taught for 30 yrs in the Huntington Union Free School District in Huntington, New York.  A graduate of Springfield College... Read More →


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

9:00am PDT

Adapted Sports for Students with Multiple Disabilities
At times it's difficult to think of students with multiple disabilities participating in sports but it’s part of our culture and should happen. Come to this session to learn about adapted sports for students with multiple disabilities and learn ways to adapt mainstream sports to increase inclusion.


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

10:20am PDT

Changing the Way you Approach Health Education
Discover how to make health education fun for students through FUTP 60, free resources & panel discussion with FUTP 60 physical education and wellness teachers from across the state.

Speakers

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

1:15pm PDT

#SkillsBasedHealthEd: Buzz Word or Real Transformation?
The topic of health education is distinct from other subjects students study at school. The most immediate difference it is not just about information you can cover in a textbook. As health educators, we must help them master key concepts and skills that promote health literacy.



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

2:15pm PDT

From Research to Best Practice and Back Again
This session will include teachers and researchers sharing their best practices and practically-based research findings that apply to health, physical education and other physical activity settings. All presenters will have a poster to share their ideas and will be available to discuss their projects throughout the session.


Friday October 4, 2019 2:15pm - 3:05pm PDT
Aurora III
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3:35pm PDT

I Teach PE: I teach literacy every day!
Tired of word walls, students sitting, reading an article or writing a summary to integrate literacy into physical education? Come and learn new activities that encourage movement and analysis through the lens of disciplinary literacy. Participants will have an opportunity to examine and align current teaching to key literacy skills.

Speakers
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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 3:35pm - 4:25pm PDT
Aurora III
 
Saturday, October 5
 

8:00am PDT

Adaptations that Work for Students with Disabilities
Apply systematical adaptations to a skill, environment, or equipment to provide successful movement opportunities for students with disabilities, while increasing their progression of motor skills.


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

9:00am PDT

Learning Through Exploration: Early Childhood Physical Education
This session will explore early childhood physical Education strategies of learning through Manipulative Exploration. Through using Scarves, Hula Hoops, Poly Spots and Bean Bags teach your students classroom procedures, SEL strategies, and other fun learning activities to make Physical Education class a BLAST!!

Speakers

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

10:00am PDT

SHAPE Colorado #ChoppedChallenge

Speakers
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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 10:00am - 11:50am PDT
Aurora III
 


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