Virginia Commonwealth University

Teacher Workshops

Grade 3 Workshops

The Lemonade War: Virginia Reads One Book


Supporting Center: James Madison University
Jan 24, 2018, 3:45 pm - 5:45 pm

This workshop highlights the Virginia Reads One Book program featuring The Lemonade War, by Jacqueline Davies.

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From Pocahontas to Martin Luther King, Jr.: Teaching the SOL VIPs


Supporting Center: James Madison University
Feb 13, 2018, 3:45 pm - 5:45 pm

Using the VIPs in the 2018 History and Social Science Standards to teach economic concepts.

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Math and Economics: Real Life Connections


Supporting Center: Lynchburg College
Feb 21, 2018, 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Discover lesson plans that use readily available, exciting ingredients to whip up active learning activities and exercises related to math and economics.

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Dragons Decide & Piggy Bank Primer: Free Resources for the Elementary Classroom


Supporting Center: James Madison University
Feb 27, 2018, 3:45 pm - 5:45 pm

Two tried and true resources for elementary students.

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K-5 Economics and Personal Finance Online Course


Supporting Center: Old Dominion University
Mar 05, 2018 - Apr 23, 2018, 12:00 am

Deepen your economic and financial knowledge and learn relevant and engaging ways to teach it to K-5 students, all in the comfort of your home.

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A Plethora of Decision-Making Tools: Teaching SOL 1-h in K-5


Supporting Center: James Madison University
Mar 15, 2018, 3:45 pm - 5:45 pm

Helping you students be more thoughtful decision-makers – making a choice because the benefits outweigh the costs – has life-long benefits.

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Dragons Decide & Piggy Bank Primer: Free Resources for the Elementary Classroom


Supporting Center: Lynchburg College
Mar 20, 2018, 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Two tried and true resources for elementary students.

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VCU/VCEE Mini-Economy Market Day


Supporting Center: Virginia Commonwealth University
Mar 27, 2018, 9:15 am - 12:30 pm

Register NOW for the VCU/VCEE Mini-Economy Market Day! This culminating event brings it all together for students as they trade their goods and services in an open market.

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Performance Assessments in the Social Studies Classroom


Supporting Center: James Madison University
Apr 11, 2018, 3:45 pm - 5:45 pm

Utilizing performance-based assessments to measure subject-matter proficiency and the student’s ability to apply the content and skills they have learned.

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From Pocahontas to martin Luther King, Jr.: Teaching the SOL VIPs


Supporting Center: Lynchburg College
Apr 18, 2018, 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Using the VIPs in the 2018 History and Social Science Standards to teach economic concepts.

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Mini-Economy: Creating a Memorable Classroom Experience


Supporting Center: Lynchburg College
Jun 04, 2018 - Jun 06, 2018, 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

Project based learning at its best! Tap into the endless creativity of young students using a time-tested template that makes setting up your classroom economy simple.

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