Don’t miss Take the DEN to Work Day tomorrow


approved_peter_portraitFor DEN Teacher Appreciation Week, we’re giving you the gift of time. Gather your students and join the Discovery Education team at the top of each hour starting at 9am ET for Take the DEN to Work Day. We have 30-minute lessons already prepared  for your students. As a super special bonus, we a have creativity champion Peter H. Reynolds joining us at 1pm ET.

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May 9
(all times ET)

9am  Would You Rather?… Patti Duncan
10am  Story Time with Steve Steve Dembo
11am  Try This at Home! Jannita Demian
12pm  Game on!  Hall Davidson
1pm  Make Your Mark and See Where It Takes You Peter H. Reynolds

Register to attend here. Join us for one session, or join us for all. It is up to you.

Can’t make it tomorrow? We’ll get the archives posted right here on the DEN blogs next week.

SESSION DESCRIPTIONS
9:00am ET: Patti Duncan Would You Rather?… have a stack of quarters from the floor to the top of your head OR $225.00? Do you have the math skills to figure this out? Let’s look at puzzles like this and learn shortcuts for solving them fast! Bring your calculator and your smarts and be ready to be the first to get the right answer… IF there is one!

10:00am ET: Steve Dembo Story Time with Steve! Listen to our in-house storyteller read a fun and funny tale and then experience interactive storytelling, as you get a chance to try your own hand at writing a piece of a story that will fascinate your classmates.

11:00am ET: Jannita Demian Try This at Home! You probably have all you need for cool science right in your pantry or closet. We’ll use items found around the house in demonstrations that bring science to life. Watch fun, simple, and safe experiments and leave the session with step-by-step guidelines on how to try this at home!

12:00pm ET: Hall Davidson Game on! Match wits with students at other schools around the country in topics from songs, history, and mystery subjects.  Be ready to think fast, be creative, and interact with people you have never met.  Who will take the gold?

1:00pm ET: Peter H. Reynolds Make Your Mark and See Where It Takes You! Hear from the incredibly popular author and illustrator of children’s books as he delivers a message of creative inspiration. Peter H. Reynolds is the author of The Dot, Ish, and other amazing books and he will share his enthusiasm for learning in this exclusive session.

 

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