Monthly Archives: August 2011

Using Discovery Education Science TECHBOOK To Promote Literacy in ANY Classroom.

Using Discovery Education Science TECHBOOK To Promote Literacy in ANY Classroom.

Educators all across the nation are unearthing the power of Discovery Education when it comes to promoting literacy skills.  When it comes to science education, literacy skills play an important role in developing the “scientifically” literate learner.  This webinar highlights ways to use a variety of Discovery Education Science TECHBOOK resources to enhance such skills

Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 08/28/2011

Behold | Search High Quality Flickr Images Search for CC photos free to use and modify via Flickr Tags: behold, photos, search, flickr, web2.0, searchengine, CreativeCommons – By Dean Mantz Google ChartTool – create nice looking charts with Image Charts! Tags: google, charts, graphs Tags: mlearning, edtech, iPad, deployment, iOS, iPodTouch Litfy – All

Welcome to a New School Year — with Discovery!

“I care not what subject is taught, if only it be taught well.” – T.H.Huxley Whatever subject you teach Discovery and the DEN can help you teach it well. Here are a few back-to-school reminders for using this great resource this year! Make use of My Content, across the campus or district to share content

Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 08/27/2011

Study In Australia With Scholarship studylane, Australia’s leading education service provider offers detailed information about scholarships for international students who wish to study in Australia. Australian Scholarships are managed by the AusAID, DEEWR and Department of Education. Tags: study, in, australia, with, scholarship – By Bipul Kafley – By Bipul Kafley Become a BV affiliate

Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 08/26/2011

Upgrade your KWL Chart to th 21st Century Tags: KWL, teaching, KWHL, education, learning, school K-5 iPad Apps for Applying: Part Three of Bloom’s Revised Taxonomy | Edutopia Tags: iPad, apps, edutopia, bloomstaxonomy, elemchat, edchat Posted from Diigo. The rest of Discovery Educator Network group favorite links are here.

Hurricanes? Politics? Stock Market?

How many of your students watch, listen, or read about important events happening in the United States and the world? If they are like my students and my children, knowledge of current events is extremely limited. Flocabulary is a great tool to use in your classroom to quickly review the week’s happenings through The Week

Back to School with DE Streaming

    What better way to start the school year out than with an overview of all the wonderful resources that Discovery Streaming has to offer.  On Wednesday, August 24 new staff at Verona Area High School had an afternoon filled with technology exploration.  Staff members created their own Discovery Streaming accounts to start out

Are You a DEN STAR? You Already Have Four Points in the Membership Season!

Calling all DEN STARs!  In the DEN Membership Season, you’ve got four points already! Register and start reporting points today! Here’s How You Win!  The 2011 Back to School Membership Season Line-up: Be a team player: Attend a Back to School webinar and kick-off the school year prepared with new content, resources and tools

Daily Dose of DEN Diigo 08/25/2011

CaptionTube: Help Need to add captions to a video? here is how you can do it. Tags: closed, captioning – By Jude Kesl Reading Online Online Magazines for Children and Teens–This online article shares the research behind students and online reading as well as providing links for many online magazines for kids. Tags: reading, RSS,