Archives for May 24, 2006

  1. Introducing the NEW unitedstreaming

    Introducing the new unitedstreaming As a Discovery Educator and leader in digital media, you are one of the first to learn about the new unitedstreaming.   Discovery Education unitedstreaming—the largest and most up-to-date library of video content and teacher resources—is getting even better. Coming early this summer, the new unitedstreaming will deliver new and enhanced features, […]

  2. Tip #18 – Assignment Builder: Rube Goldberg Inventions

    From Brad Fountain and his wife Laura (Field Manager, NC/SC) Have you ever heard of Rube Goldberg?  Rube Goldberg was a Pulitzer Prize winning cartoonist whose cartoons, by his own description "were symbols of man’s capacity for exerting maximum effort to accomplish minimal results".  As your students create Rube Goldberg inventions, machines designed to complete […]

  3. Tip #18 – Assignment Builder: Rube Goldberg Inventions

        (Created by Brad Fountain – North and South Carolina Field Manager…with help from his wife Laura)   Have you ever heard of Rube Goldberg?  Rube Goldberg was a Pulitzer Prize winning cartoonist whose cartoons, by his own description "were symbols of man’s capacity for exerting maximum effort to accomplish minimal results".  As your […]

  4. Tip #18: Assignment Builder – Rube Goldberg Inventions

    (Created by Brad Fountain – North and South Carolina Field Manager…with help from his wife Laura) Have you ever heard of Rube Goldberg?  Rube Goldberg was a Pulitzer Prize winning cartoonist whose cartoons, by his own description "were symbols of man’s capacity for exerting maximum effort to accomplish minimal results".  As your students create Rube […]

  5. Introducing the NEW unitedstreaming

    As a Discovery Educator and leader in digital media, you are one of the first to learn about the new unitedstreaming.   Discovery Education unitedstreaming—the largest and most up-to-date library of video content and teacher resources—is getting even better.  Coming early this summer, the new unitedstreaming will deliver new and enhanced features, as well as additional […]

  6. Tip #17: Calendar- Who did What, When?

    from Dawn Strunk (Field Manager, New England) Do you know what happened on July 28th?  Well Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis and Beatrix Potter were born, Fingerprints were first used for identification, Potatoes were first introduced in Europe, and oh yeah, it’s my birthday!  Can you guess which of these events are on the unitedstreaming Calendar?  Have […]