Phoenix Comic Con starts NOW!

This weekend is Phoenix Comic Con at the Phoenix Convention Center. We’ve been working with the League of Extraordinary Academics to create a really strong educator’s track this year and here it is:

Here’s the final schedule including preliminary attendance numbers (not written in stone, but will show interest).

Steampunk Scientific Exposition: CHECKIN – Checkin for all participants in the Steampunk Scientific Exposition (Science Fair).  Please arive early to provide sufficient time for entry and setup.  Cost: FREE

When: Fri, 10:30-1:00PM (Room West105C) – 8 people confirmed.

 Screen to STEAM – “Screen to STEAM- how to use film and television to support Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics” – KellyAnn Bonnell

When: Fri, 1:30-2:30PM (Room West105C) – 18

 

Steampunk STEAM Integration – “STEAMPUNK STEAM INTEGRATION- Exploring how the speculative fiction of the Victorian era can be used as a springboard for contemporary STEAM integration in the classroom and community” – KellyAnn Bonnell

When: Fri, 3:00-4:00PM (Room West105C) – 13

 

Media Literacy: More Than Meets the Eye – “Media Literacy: More Than Meets the Eye. Learn how to design lessons that support the development and demonstration of media literacy using film, TV, music, and fandom.” -Erik Francis

When: Fri, 4:30-5:30PM (Room West105C) – 15

 

Steampunk Scientific Exposition – Open to the public, this turn of the century science fair encourages focus on showcasing the scientific method and display of cutting edge science, both real and fictional, of the Victorian/Edwardian Era.

When: Sat, 10:30-1:00PM (Room West105C) – 57

 

Comics in the Classroom – “Comics in the Classroom: Using Sequential Art to Strengthen Literacy and Language Development” – Erik Francis and Jeff Barbanell

When: Sat, 1:30-2:30PM (Room West105C) – 38

 

Use your Words (& Pictures) – “Use your Words (& Pictures): Cooperative Comics Lessons to Transform Bullies” – Jeff Barbanell

When: Sat, 3:00-4:00PM (Room West105C) – 9

 

Walking the Walk – “Walking the Walk: Bringing personal experiences of writing and publishing into the classroom.” – Todd VanHooser

When: Sat, 4:30-5:30PM (Room West105C) – 5

 

Steampunk Scientific Exposition – Open to the public, this turn of the century science fair encourages focus on showcasing the scientific method and display of cutting edge science, both real and fictional, of the Victorian/Edwardian Era.

When: Sun, 10:30-1:00PM (Room West105C) – 38

 

Zombies in the Classroom – “Zombies in the Classroom” – KellyAnn Bonnell

When: Sun, 1:30-2:30PM (Room West105C) – 13

 

Dystopian vs Utopian Societies – “Dystopian vs Utopian Societies” – KellyAnn Bonnell

When: Sun, 3:00-4:00PM (Room West105C) – 53

 

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