Daily Archives: September 10, 2010

Students FLIP for Movie Making with DEN STAR Jennifer Brinson

Students FLIP for Movie Making with DEN STAR Jennifer Brinson

Become a STAR http://tinyurl.com/2dabg9h Something DEN STARS learned at the PETE&C DENPreCon 2009 and the DEN Summer Institute 2010 is paying BIG dividends, really taking us beyond the textbook. Our opening day at Salisbury Township School District in Allentown, PA had a different and exciting look and feel. It began with 20 presentations by teachers,

Welcome New DEN STARs!

Please welcome these new DEN STARs: Cheryl Bailey, Manitoba Amber Catledge, FL Donna Crinklaw, VA Kylie Daemmrich, WI Darron Dubose, FL Meghen Ehrich, MD Tammy Einarson, Manitoba DiAnne Galm, PA Leona Groot, Manitoba Cheryl Lunn, FL Wendy Matechuk, Manitoba Sherry McElhannon, TX Desiree Melton, FL Erica Payne, VA Steve Redfearn, NJ Jill Russ, FL James

SU2C + Discovery Health = Lifesaving

An excellent digital resource from Discovery Education One of my favorite cancer resources is Discovery Health, and I use it in the classroom, even though I teach English. Why? Because this product has relevance to every curriculum. Cancer touches every family. I have students battling cancer, as well as their family members. Art imitates life,

Adventures in Parenting Week: September 13 – 17, 2010

Discovery Health Adventures in Parenting: A Must View! From my favorite classroom and beyond professional development resource, and a site I just love to visit because of its daily relevance, Discovery Health offers a wonderful resource for parents and educators alike, Adventures in Parenting. This site is my safety net in the classroom because everything

PA DEN on Facebook

Join us for the best PD from DE Next time you’re on Facebook, mosey on over to the PA DEN and add us to your favorites. That way, you can remain updated on the best professional development, products and resources that Discovery Education offers daily. If you want to know what’s happening in Pennsylvania’s DEN,

PD from DE: What a Week!

White tab for DE Webinar Calendar Webinar Calendar on PA Blog Discovery Education Webinars has its mojo working with a week of terrific professional development opportunities. Your PA bloggers want to make your access easy, so you might want to check our DE Webinars tab on our blog for a complete and updated list of

Webinars You Don't Want to Miss (Sept. 13-17)

We have a full week of webinars planned for next week. Sometimes it’s hard to keep up with them all. Here’s your one stop guide to what’s going on. (All times listed are eastern) Monday 1pm- Bring your students and join Build It Bigger‘s Danny Forster for A New Way To Look At Architecture 7pm-

Resources for Teaching about 9/11

There are many excellent resources for teaching about 9/11. Discovery Education Streaming: Search “September 11” The top resource is a “Theme page” about September 11 “featuring resources selected and created by Discovery Education’s curriculum experts, this theme page offers teacher’s guides, video clips, and more.” “America Attacked: 9/11” — Awesome Stories Background information, video, audio

Science and Science Safety Resources

Here are some great resources for science teachers (and other teachers) on Science Lab Safety, Research and Science resources.   Science Safety Flinn Scientific Science Safety resources – great resources for science safety including science lab safety contracts and rules. http://www.flinnsci.com/Sections/Safety/safety.asp Lab Safety Resources from California State University, Northridge http://www.csun.edu/science/ref/laboratory/safety/safety.html Lab Safety from Utah Public