Hatton W. Sumners Elementary Institutes

Kids Are Citizens, Too! (Kindergarten to 2nd grades)

Kids need to understand basic concepts such as the need for rules and laws, characteristics of a good citizen and respect for authority. This institute will provide resources that demonstrate these concepts as well as the symbols, customs, and celebrations that represent America’s identity. Materials will include hands-on activities and the use of children’s literature and biographical information to help teach students about the notable historic figures featured in the TEKS standards.

Event Location Date
Hatton W. Sumners Elementary Institutes - Kids Are Citizens, Too! K-2 Grades: June 6, 2017 - Plano ISD Plano ISD June 6, 2017 8:00 am - June 6, 2017 4:00 pm Register
Hatton W. Sumners Elementary Institutes - Kids Are Citizens, Too! K-2 Grades: June 19, 2017 - Fort Worth ESC 11 Fort Worth - ESC 11 June 19, 2017 8:30 am - June 19, 2017 4:00 pm Register



Celebrating Freedom—Elementary Style (3rd to 5th grades)

Explore language arts and social studies curriculum that commemorates Celebrate Freedom Week. Valuable content will be presented by history experts, followed by interactive LRE strategies to teach the importance of the Declaration of Independence, U.S. Constitution, and the Bill of Rights. Materials will include hands-on activities and the use of children’s literature and biographical information to help teach students about the notable historic figures featured in the TEKS standards.

Event Location Date
Hatton W. Sumners Elementary Institutes - Celebrating Freedom: 3rd-5th Grade: June 7-8, 2017 -Plano ISD Plano ISD June 7, 2017 8:00 am - June 8, 2017 4:00 pm Register
Hatton W. Sumners Elementary Institutes - Celebrating Freedom: 3rd-5th Grade: June 20-21, 2017 -Fort Worth Fort Worth - ESC 11 June 20, 2017 8:30 am - June 21, 2017 4:00 pm Register