Daily Archives: February 11, 2009

O, the Stories You'll Tell

O, the Stories You'll Tell

…if you and some of your students get to go on one of 8 amazing trips to the Arctic, Australia, China, Costa Rica, Ecuador/Galapagos Islands, Italy/Greece, New Zealand/Fiji, or South Africa in 2010. And to prepare for that, in 2009 Discovery will be sending 9 DEN STARs to one of the 3 locations (Australia, China,

O, the Stories You’ll Tell

…if you and some of your students get to go on one of 8 amazing trips to the Arctic, Australia, China, Costa Rica, Ecuador/Galapagos Islands, Italy/Greece, New Zealand/Fiji, or South Africa in 2010. And to prepare for that, in 2009 Discovery will be sending 9 DEN STARs to one of the 3 locations (Australia, China,

Win a Hybrid Bus for Your School

Discovery Education and IC bus is sponsoring a contest to find the greenest school.  Students submit a 500 word essay describing what makes their school “green.”  The grand prize is a free hybrid school bus for the school and a $5,000 scholarship to the student who submits the winning essay.  Sponsoring teachers receive $3,000 towards

Biggest DEN Announcement EVER!!!

Here’s a cross-post from the DEN National Blog: THIS IS AWESOME!!!! Australia, South Africa, and China + 9 DEN STARs + 36 DEN STAR Students + Your Dream Come True = A Discovery Student Adventure! It’s the ultimate equation for DEN STARs and definitely our dream come true for you! We are thrilled to announce

America's Greenest School Essay Contest

Dear Educator, Your wish for a greener environment could pay off big time. The search for the Greenest School in America is on! The grand prize: a FREE hybrid school bus to the winning school and a $5,000 scholarship to the student who submits the winning essay. Sponsoring teachers may receive $3,000 to use toward

Spinning a Digital Story with Web 2.0 and Steve Dembo

Online video chat by Ustream 50 Ways to Tell a Digital Story Web 2.0 tools, usually free, but can disappear from the digital landscape. Biographies with Blabberize:could use a triangle to describe its formulas; original song in music class; world language instruction; ;has an experimental SuperBlabber with scenes view. Check out the Plagiarism Yoda. ToonDoo:

The World at Your Feet!

 The opportunity of a lifetime awaits YOU and YOUR STUDENTS! Australia, South Africa, and China + 9 DEN STARs + 36 DEN STAR Students + Your Dream Come True = A Discovery Student Adventure! Discovery is announcing the launch of the Discovery Student Adventure Program. Imagine being able to sign up and take your students to

DEN Diigo Group Bookmarks 02/11/2009

SAILOn Subject Area Interactive Lessons On Our goal is to help classroom teachers integrate technology into their curriculum by identifying and providing interactive Internet resources addressing specific objectives. Tags: finearts, curriculum, interactive, students, teachers, education, games, learning, math, languagearts, socialstudies, science Great Collection of sites. I got this link from my friend Elaine Plybon via

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