Tag archives for Discovery Student Adventures

  1. Mousey Monday – Discovery Student Adventures

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                            Happy Mousey Monday to all of our Cache and Cookie readers! Mousey wants to share the 2013 and 2014 Discovery Student Adventures! http://www.discoverystudentadventures.com/   This is the Ultimate Field Trip! There are no hidden costs, no extra charges and no add-on expenses. Discovery […]

  2. A Trip of a Lifetime!

    As anyone in education knows, the end of a school year is always hectic. When your building has been under construction for a year with one to go, and a wing of teachers plus has to relocate, you have just redefined any notion of a busy wind down to the end. So, you might have […]

  3. Come explore with us!

    Discovery Student Adventures offers hands-on, education-based travel to teachers and their students.  Travel with us to one or more of our 14 exotic locations worldwide!  Imagine exposing students to Roman history while visiting Palatine Hill, or discussing geology while exploring underwater sea caves in Australia.  All teachers who enroll and travel with five students or […]

  4. Experience the Adventure with your Students

    As you may know, 10 STAR Discovery Educators and their students had the opportunity to experience amazing trips this summer to Australia, South Africa and China through the Discovery Student Adventures program.  As some of you may know, this summer I was very ill, and my silver lining was following the Discovery China Adventure.  With the gift […]

  5. Experience the Adventures With Your Students

    As you may know, 10 STAR Discovery Educators and their students had the opportunity to experience amazing trips this summer to Australia, South Africa and China through the Discovery Student Adventures program. Bring your students next month for a series of three special webinars where we’ll learn from our STARs and their students about the countries and the […]

  6. Making Connections

    The Discovery Student Adventures China travels have ended and our team is homeward bound. Following the posts, both students’ and teachers’ blogs, tweets, photos, and videos was a joy and an education in making connections and building global citizenship. Guest bloggers: Brett Harvey and the Discovery Student Adventures team. Making Connections Saturday, August 15, 2009 […]

  7. A Celebration of Achievements

    Re-posted from Adam Controy‘s Discovery Student Adventures Travel blog from the Shaolin Temple, China. Would practice make a perfect performance in front of the Shao Lin Temple Martial Arts students and Shaolin Temple Warrior Monks? Read Adam’s post to understand what they were celebrating. Kudos to Team China! We worked incredibly hard over the past […]

  8. Journey to the Center of the Earth: Science Lesson, Quiz, and Prize from China

    Guest Blogger Heather Sullivan‘s post from the Gaocheng Astronomical Observatory in the Heneng Province, China. Heather has created a science lesson and quiz. If you complete the 3 questions by posting a comment to her blog, you will be placed in a random drawing for a special prize from China. As a science teacher I […]

  9. The Price Is Right

    Guest blogger Rita Mortensen‘s repost from her Discovery Student Adventures China blog. Mortensen is posting from Luoyang-Dengfeng. We have had such a wonderful experience and have seen so many breath taking and historical sights over the past ten days, however I will have to admit that interacting with the local merchants has been a really […]

  10. "Tour" Is Not A Four-Letter Word in China

    Guest blogger Heather Sullivan, reposted from her Discovery Student Adventures China blog. Image from Heather’s China Pics. Heather poses an interesting question, and after reading her post, please share your thoughts. (Sorry, Heather, for not posting this one sooner–very thought-provoking, as usual). Sunday, August 9, 2009 Just a quick post about something that’s been on […]

  11. Meeting the "Top Monk" and Shao Lin Temple Martial Arts Students

    Guest Blogger Adam Controy from Shao Lin Temple, China So we traveled from Beijing to Luoyang in an overnight train and the experience far surpassed my expectations. Why? Because I actually got a better night’s sleep in a passenger car that slept 4 then I did in my hotel room. There is something to be […]

  12. CHINA LAUNCH TODAY

    First there was the Australian Adventure, followed by the South African Experience. Today, the China Adventure begins, with 6 blog posts from team leaders prior to the trip’s official launch. All the students participating have already entered multiple posts as well. Having strong DEN connections to the team leaders of the first two trips made […]

  13. I'm Going to China!

    He was part of the Pennsylvania group that went to the DEN National Institute from July 13-17 at the Headlands Institute just north of San Francisco in the beautiful Golden Gate National Recreation Area. At the end of the Institute, Discovery Education raffled off a trip to China. Our man from PA, Adam Controy, was […]

  14. China Is Coming Soon

    Our East Coast’s only Discovery Adventures teacher, Heather Sullivan, is dreaming of China. She calls it her first “China panic dream,” and from the way she describes it, we’ve all been there (well, maybe not China, but the symptoms are similar). Heather joins Brett Harvey and Rita Mortensen, the other two DEN teachers on a […]

  15. DEN at NECC 2009

    Reposted from National Blog. We look forward to celebrating the DEN’s fourth birthday with many of our STARs at our pre-NECC Birthday Party Extravaganza on Saturday, June 27, 2009 at Discovery Headquarters. If you are staying for NECC, I strongly encourage you to check out the following sessions from the DEN team. Using Multimedia in the […]

  16. The Adventure of a Lifetime!

     Nine STAR Discovery Educators were recently selected to take the trip of a lifetime through the Discovery Student Adventures program.  Our first crew is already in Australia and the team going to South Africa leaves next week.  Let’s meet our STAR adventurers. Australia (May 25 – June 7) Follow their adventure Jennifer Jensen (Douglas County, […]

  17. The Adventure Has Begun!

    Nine STAR Discovery Educators were recently selected to take the trip of a lifetime through the Discovery Student Adventures program.  Our first crew is already in Australia and the team going to South Africa leaves next week.  Let’s meet our STAR adventurers. Australia (May 25 – June 7) Follow their adventure Jennifer Jensen (Douglas County, […]